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OCTOBER 10-12, 2014
WILLAMETTE COIN CLUB/

PACIFIC NORTHWEST
NUMISMATIC ASSOCIATION
10TH ANNUAL FALL CONVENTION

DoubleTree Lloyd Center Hotel
1000 NE Multnomah Street
Portland, OR 97232
 
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See: PNNA spring convention information | ANA convention reports

WCC / PNNA Fall Convention

Convention Dates/Times:

  • Dealer/exhibitor set up and Early Bird entry: (subject to change)
    Friday, October 10, 3:00 - 6:00 PM.
    Saturday, October 11, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM.

  • Public show hours:
    Saturday, October 11, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM.
    Sunday, October 12, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Other convention information:

  • Approximately 90 local, regional and national coin dealer tables. See the 2013 dealer list.
    The 2014 dealer list will be posted the week of the show. Most 2013 dealers will be returning.

  • Located adjacent to Lloyd Center Mall and just a few blocks from the Oregon Convention Center.
    See the driving directions.

  • In addition to the main convention hotel, the DoubleTree Lloyd Center Hotel, there are numerous other hotels within a reasonable distance. See below for detailed DoubleTree Hotel reservation information.

  • Admission $2.00 per day. Children under 12 are free.

  • "Early Bird" admission available for a fee.

  • Parking garage available at the DoubleTree. The show is in a room connected to the garage, immediately across the street from the main hotel entrance.

  • Free copies of the fall 2014 convention edition of The Nor'wester will be available.

  • There will be an expanded collector exhibit area on one side of the room near the entrance. Eric Holcomb (PNNA chief judge) will be available to consult. We're pleased to report that competitive exhibit awards were reinstated for the 2010-2013 shows, and will be continued.

  • There will be the popular Young Numismatist (YN) treasure hunt. (See details below.)

  • Boy and Girl Scout programs – See scouting page. No programs are currently scheduled for the fall show. We will be promoting scouting workshops at the ANA National Money Show™, March 5-7, 2015 in Portland.

  • Hourly door prizes!

Dealer Information

Young Numismatist/Family Programs

In addition to Boy and Girl Scout clinics, there will also be a general public and youth and family activities table inside the show (sometimes known as the "WCC-PNNA Kid's Educational Zone") which will provide youth, families and non-collectors with FREE hobby introduction information and educational materials. Plans also call for a FREE youth Numismatic TREASURE HUNT, for both Saturday and Sunday.

Fall Convention Dates/Times/Info by Larry Gaye, General Chairman

Well here we are again, the 10th Annual Willamette-PNNA coin show is on track to open to the public, October 11-12, 2014 (with setup on October 10). This has been a very successful show in the Northwest thanks to the hard work of Scott and Lisa Loos as well as the entire Willamette Coin Club.

Hotel infoDoubleTree Lloyd Center Hotel, 1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland, OR 97232. Ph. 503-281-6111.
For reservations: Personalized Group Webpage: The hotel has created a personalized group web page for this event: http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/R/RLLC-DT-WCC-20141010/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG. Guests can book online at the group rate. In-House Reservations: Guests can make reservations by calling the hotel directly at 503-281-6111 and asking for in-house reservations. The reservations department is open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. DoubleTree by Hilton Central Reservations Office: Guests can make reservations by phone 24/7 through the central reservations office by calling toll free 1 (800) 996-0510. Please refer to Group Code: WCC. The cutoff date for group reservations is September 10, 2014.

General Chairman: Larry Gaye. For more information, please contact Larry Gaye at 503-720-0946.

Bourse Chairman: Scott Loos (link to PNNA officers page)

Local Host Club: Willamette Coin Club website.

Past fall convention reports: 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013