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Even after more than three decades running the National Sports Collectors Convention, there’s still plenty to worry about but he also has reason to believe this year’s show could be a landmark event.
Just over three months after the National, it’s time for major hobby dealers and some famous names to converge on suburban Chicago for another big show.
Former Olympians Bob Beamon and Dick Fosbury join collectors and dealers from all over the world for the first Olympic Collectors Fair ever held in the U.S.
Collectors can get up close and personal with 21 of the best Mickey Mantle baseball cards on the planet, including one estimated to be worth more than $1 million at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago August 3-7.
Tristar Productions will have its own free card promo at this year’s National while debuting its first football series through the OBAK brand.
Canada-based In The Game is coming to Chicago with some special cards in tow.
Those who purchase a VIP or Super VIP badge at this year’s National will see some exclusive Panini cards in their bags, including…Terrelle Pryor?
Signed contract and proof sheets from the Topps vault, some dating back to the 1950s, will be up for bid during a special VIP-only auction at the National.
Planning on going to the National Sports Collectors Convention?
Wanna buy the football that kicked off last year’s Super Bowl?
Event-exclusive wrapper redemption card sets will be given out throughout this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention.
Free tickets to see the Orioles at Camden Yards will be part of selected admission purchases at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention and the team is helping promote the show.
A few perks await those who commit to the National online and early.