The ASDA’s Annual Winter Postage Stamp Show will be held for the first time ever at The Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale Florida,. The show is now located centrally between West Palm Beach and Miami. The Broward County Convention Center is just 5 minutes from the Fort Lauderdale Airport and 1 minute from the sun and sand. The Show dates are February 14-16, 2014, show hours are 10:00am to 6:00pm Friday and Saturday and 10:00am to 3:00pm on Sunday.
The new venue provides plenty of space for more dealers and gives us the ability to introduce exhibits. This year we will have 20 frames of exhibits provided by the Cuban Philatelic Society not only exhibiting Cuba related collections, but also stamps from Mexico, the United States, Great Britain and Spain, which shows the international variety and interests of their membership.
For the first time ever the USPS will be joining us at the Winter Postage Stamp Show! Friday February 14th at 11:30 we will have a First Day of Sale and Stamp Unveiling for the Winter Flowers that will be issued in Little Rock AR. (Canceled Show cards will be available) The USPS will be on-site for retail sales throughout the show.
Michael Rogers Public Auction # 136 takes place on Saturday, Feb. 15, at 6:30 PM in room 223 right next to the show room floor. On offer will be US with NH mint blocks and Plate blocks from 1893, solid collections, too. Worldwide includes Great Britain 1966 Birds with missing color varieties, Iceland 1933 Hopflug set mint, Romania 1865 5 pa. blue NH block of 24, and much more. The sale also includes extensive selections of Asian-area material such as China Shanghai Large Dragons to PRC; Japan with Karl Lewis covers, specialized Korea and Ryukyus. The sale has loads of one-country collections and individual sets and singles for the beginning collector and specialist, and everything is on view at their Super Booth. Drop by and take a look!
There is Free Parking – Free Admission and Free Appraisals, so bring in those stamps and covers you have at home and find out their general value. Our dealers are willing buyers. So don’t miss this opportunity at no cost to you.
In addition, each day there will be philatelic gift certificates in values ranging from $10 to $50 given away on a random basis to registrants. These certificates are redeemable at any dealer’s booth.
Children attending the show will receive “My Stamp Album” a beginners guide to stamp collecting and should visit our Youth Booth filled with stamps and games that will encourage a love of the hobby.