Mid-Cities Stamp Club
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2021 Mid-Cities Stamp Expo

2021 Mid-Cities Stamp Expo

Welcome to the Mid-Cities Stamp Club Stamp Show web page. Our annual stamp show is known as the Mid-Cities Stamp EXPO. This is the 34th consecutive year for the show, which has proven popular with both collectors and dealers. Once again, the show will be held at the spacious Grapevine Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas. We anticipate having 25 dealers, including a number of notable dealers from out-of-state. Also, we will have 60 frames of exhibits. Each year a theme is chosen. This year's theme is Western Wear/Cowboys in honor of the newly issued stamp:

We will keep you posted on the latest news and information regarding EXPO 2021. If you cannot find the information you need, please contact us and we will determine if we can provide what you are looking for.

Scott #1 5¢ Ben Franklin
Scott #2968 32¢ State of Texas Sesquicentennial
292 $1.00 Trans-Mississippi Exposition
Scott #C3a 24¢ Inverted Curtiss Jenny
C18 50¢ Century of Progress (Baby Zepp)

November 12-13, 2021

34th Annual Exhibition and Bourse of the Mid-Cities Stamp Club

Grapevine Convention Center

1209 S Main St,
Grapevine, TX 76051

Friday 10am to 5pm; Saturday 9am to 4pm.

Please Note: This is a Friday/Saturday show.

Show Highlights

The theme for EXPO 2021 is Western Wear/Cowboys. The show will feature a 25 Dealer Bourse, 60 Frames of Exhibits, a Silent Auction, a giant Mixture Pick, a Beginning Collectors Center, and Chance Board. Free Parking and Free Admission.

Current local/city/county/state health protocols will be observed.

EXPO 2021 is sponsored by the Mid-Cities Stamp Club, P.O. Box 2158, Arlington, Texas 76004-2158.

For hotel information, click here.

Grapevine Convention Center

Mixture Pick

Our popular Giant Mixture Pick will have 3 tables of (mostly) on-paper stamps.
Join fellow collectors in the search for low-cost US and Worldwide stamps.
U.S. stamps are 6¢ each for the first 19, 5¢ each for 20 or more.
Foreign stamps are 8¢ each up to 199 stamps, 7¢ each for 200 to 399 stamps,
6¢ each for 400 to 499 stamps, and 5¢ each if you buy 500 or more.

Chance Board

Our popular Chance Board will be offering philatelic prizes.
Take a chance at 25c each, or 6 picks for $1.00.

Beginning Collectors Center

Our Beginning Collectors Center is the place to go if you are new to the hobby.
Experienced collectors will assist new collectors and young collectors with stamps, supplies, albums, magazines, and advice.

Silent Auction News

Our Silent Auction will be held on the Convention Hall stage. Included in the wide range of philatelic items available to bid on will be single stamps, entire collections, philatelic literature and several "Mystery Boxes." This year we will again feature a Buy it Now option. If you see an item you want you can have it for the Buy It Now price and take possession immediately. Many items go for bargain prices so be sure to stop by and put in your bids. Bidding begins when the show opens on Friday. Auction winners can pick up their purchases between 2:30 pm and 4 pm Saturday.

>>> View a list of the 132 Silent Auction items
as an EXCEL file.

All bidding (including "Buy It Now") must be done in person at the show during open hours prior to 2:00 pm Sunday.

EXPO 2021 Cachet and Special Cancel

This year's show will feature a Cachet or Special Cancel, as in the past.

Quilt Drawing

There will be a drawing for a quilt featuring stamps at 2:20pm Saturday, Nov. 13.
Tickets are available at the Registration Desk for $1.00 each (or 6 for $5.00).
Simply fill in name and phone number. Winner will be contacted.

EXPO 2021 Awards Dinner

The EXPO 2021 Awards Dinner will be held at the Grapevine Convention Center, 7 pm Friday, Nov. 12.

Awards and Affiliations

Texas Philatelic Association
American Topical Association
Chapter APS