There are a handful of major shows taking place across the country this week.
Today is the final day of Nuphilex, the largest coin and stamp show in Canada. The show, which opened on March 10, is being held at Complex EVO on 420 Sherbooke St. W., in Montreal, Que. The bourse will be open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today, and admission is free.
Later this week, on March 18, the 26th Annual Cambridge Coin Show will be hosted by the Waterloo Coin Society at the Cambridge Newfoundland Club on 1500 Dunbar Rd,, in Cambridge, Ont. The bourse will be open from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., and admission is free. Collectors are invited to buy, sell and trade at more than 50 dealer tables with coins, paper money, tokens, medals, trade dollars, official Royal Canadian Mint products, hobby supplies, reference catalogs and more. The venue is fully accessible, and “lots of free parking” is available on site. Donations to the Cambridge Self Help Food Bank are being accepted, and a portion of the show proceeds will be donated to charitable organizations.
Also being held on March 18 is the Collectors’ Show and Sale at the Royal Canadian Legion on 219 Greenfield Rd., in Florenceville, N.B. Coins, paper money, militaria, stamps, sports cards and other collectibles and antiques will be available between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Admission is $2 for adults, but anyone aged 16 and younger is free.
On March 18 and 19, the Calgary Numismatic Society Annual Spring Money Fair will be held at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre on 2120-16th Ave. N.E., in Calgary, Alta. Hosted by the Calgary Numismatic Society, the show will run from 10 a.m.-5 p.m both days. Admission is $5 for adults but free for anyone aged 16 and younger when accompanied by an adult. More than 55 dealer and exhibit tables will be available for the gamut of numismatic collectors. A youth table will be set up with handouts, and an hourly draw prize will be held. “Lots of free parking” will also be available on site.