The Brewery Collectibles Club of America (BCCA) is once again teaming up with the East Coast Breweriana Association (ECBA), BCCA Rusty Bunch and Crown Collectors Society International (CCSI) for our 2018 Spring Thaw Brewery Collectibles Show. After last year's record-breaking attendance, we will once again be meeting at the Park Inn by Radisson, at 5401 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Due to the exponential growth of the show, we now have a larger trade floor, with enough space for 240+ tables of beer cans and breweriana. Loading in and out for the room-to-room action is easier now too, with all guest rooms having outside access. So now, it's just a few easy steps from your car to your room. We will also have a bigger and better hospitality room. The Park Inn also has a very nice Sports Bar, restaurant, outdoor deck and live music on the weekends. There are also an indoor swimming pool at the facility.
Whether you collect antique advertising, beer cans, tap knobs, crowns, chalk statues, craft beer items, vintage brewery items, neons, tin-over-cardboard signs, steins, mirrors, bottles, openers, labels, coasters, lithos, soda items, calendars, craft and micro beer collectibles, sports schedules or trays, you will find what you're looking for. Looking for that perfect item for your man-cave? You're bound to find it here. This is one of the biggest and best shows in the country, with enough space for 240+ tables of brewery collectibles from dealers and collectors from across the country and Canada. Once again, our friends from CCSI will be joining us for their annual Crownvention. This is the best bottle cap/crown show on earth! We are happy to welcome the RUSTY BUNCH back to our show this year!! This is a show you don't want to miss!
Call the Park Inn now at 717-697-0321 to reserve your room. Make sure to mention that you are with the ECBA Spring Thaw Beer Show to get the group rate.
Please email Larry Handy at email@example.com or call him at 267-221-8300 if you would like a registration form sent to you.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Hotel Check-In after 4:00pm
Hospitality Room opens at 5:00pm
All day Room-to-Room Trading. Craft Beer Tasting (Bring a favorite micro to share)
Hospitality Room open all day! Friday night Pizza Party!
Trade floor set-up begins in Hampton Ballroom 7:00pm
SATURDAY, 4/7: Main trade floors open to the public 9am to 2pm
3:00pm – 7:00pm – Cookout in the Patio Room with live entertainment featuring the Rusty Bunch Band – ALL WELCOME
$20.00 / person, Please specify on Spring Thaw Registration form – Food, Beer, Cantests
8:00pm - Open House at Jeff Lebo's House of Beer Cans (Approx. 15 minutes from the hotel: 85,000+ cans and breweriana on display!)
DIRECTIONS TO PARK INN:
From Pittsburgh and West: I-76 (PA Turnpike) East to Exit 226. US 11 North 2 miles to I-81 North toward Harrisburg. 7 miles to Exit 59 to PA 581 East. 2 miles to Exit 3 to US 11 South / Carlisle Pike. Park Inn will be on your right.
From Philadelphia and East : I-76 (PA Turnpike) West to Exit 242. 83 North about 2 miles. Exit 41 A on left for PA 581 West. Go about 5 miles to exit 3 (US 11 South / Carlisle Pike). Park Inn will be on your right.
From Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and North: I-81 South. Continue to PA 581 East. Follow signs for US 11 / Camp Hill. Take exit 3 (US 11 South / Carlisle Pike). Park Inn will be on your right.
From Washington DC: 270 North to 15 North. Take US 11 South /PA 581 West. Exit on the left toward Interstate 81 / Carlisle. Take exit 3 (US 11 South / Carlisle Pike). Park Inn will be on your right.
From Baltimore: Interstate 83 North. Take exit 41A on the left for PA 581 West toward Interstate 81 South / Camp Hill. Go about 5 miles to exit 3 (US 11 South / Carlisle Pike). Park Inn will be on your right.
Questions? Email Jeff Lebo at firstname.lastname@example.org or Larry Handy at email@example.com.
We look forward to seeing YOU at the Spring Thaw!