Upcoming events

    • August 12, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (CDT)
    • August 15, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (CDT)
    • Rosemont, Illinois
    Register

    In August 2021, the ATA will again host NTSS in conjunction with the American Philatelic Society — and this year, the event is being joined by the American First Day Cover Society making this year's show the Great American Stamp Show. Currently planned for August 12 - 15 in Rosemont, IL.

    The show hotel is:

    Donald G. Stephens Convention Center
    5555 N River Rd
    Rosemont, Illinois 60018

    In early 2021, you'll be able to pre-register online for the show and find more details on the event page here. ATA Members are invited to attend the Association's Annual Meeting and President's Reception (tickets required).


    • August 12, 2021
    • (CDT)
    • August 15, 2021
    • (CDT)
    • 4 sessions
    • Rosemont, Illinois
    Registration is closed

    Want to be a part of the fun, meet new people and share your love of ATA?

    Volunteer at the Great American Stamp Show!

    We need several people to staff the booth each day at the Great American Stamp Show. We will schedule some orientation sessions to familiarize you with all of the products and procedures. No previous experience is necessary!

    Sign up for the days and times you would like to work. Shifts will be 2 hour increments.

    *You may leave the booth to attend the ATA Annual Meeting on Friday (or other meetings that you wish to attend) if your shift falls during that time frame.

    • August 13, 2021
    • 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CDT)
    • Moretti's Restaurant
    • 3

    ATA President's Reception

    Friday, August 13, 2021

    Moretti's Restaurant
    9519 W. Higgins Rd, Rosemont IL

    6:30 p.m. Cash bar
    7:30 p.m. Dinner

    Cost per person $40.00

    6:15 p.m. Meet in the lobby of Embassy Suites near the front door. We will share taxis/Ubers to the restaurant, which is about one mile from the hotel. If you prefer, travel to the restaurant on your own.

    Menu options (Choose one per person)

    Rosemary Lemon Chicken

    Roast Sirloin of Beef

    Veggie Plate

    All dinners include: Fresh bread and butter, tossed salad, penne marinara, green beans and dessert - lemon sorbet.

    Important: The private room at Moretti's does not allow for social distancing. We will be seated at tables of 10.

    • September 03, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • September 05, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • Baltimore Hunt Valley Inn 245 Shawan Rd., I-83 Exit 20 E  Baltimore, Maryland

    Location: 

    Baltimore Hunt Valley Inn 
    245 Shawan Rd., I-83 Exit 20 E  
    Baltimore, Maryland 

    Sponsor: 

    Baltimore Philatelic Society 

    Next Show: 

    September 3-5, 2021 


    • September 10, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • September 12, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • Tukwila Community Center, 12424 42nd Avenue South, Tukwila, Washington

    Location: 

    Tukwila Community Center 
    12424 42nd Avenue South 
    Tukwila, WA 

    Sponsor: 

    Seattle Philatelic Exhibitions, Inc. 

    Next Show: 

    September 10-12, 2021 


    • November 19, 2021
    • (EST)
    • November 21, 2021
    • (EST)
    • Westin Chicago Northwest 400 Park Boulevard Itasca, Illinois 60143

    Location: 

    Westin Chicago Northwest 
    400 Park Boulevard 
    Itasca, Illinois 60143 

    Includes a Literature Exhibition 

    Sponsor: 

    Chicago Philatelic Society 

    Next Show: 

    November 19-21, 2021 


    • December 03, 2021
    • (EST)
    • December 05, 2021
    • (EST)
    • Osceola Heritage Park Events Center, Hall B 1901 Chief Osceola Trail Kissimmee FL 34744

    Location: 

    Osceola Heritage Park 
    Events Center, Hall B 
    1901 Chief Osceola Trail 
    Kissimmee FL 34744 

    Sponsor: 

    Florida Stamp Dealers Association 
    Central Florida Stamp Club 

    Next Show: 

    December 3-5, 2021 


    • January 21, 2022
    • (EST)
    • January 23, 2022
    • (EST)
    • Municipal Auditorium US Hwy. 41 Known locally as 801 N. Tamiami Trail  Sarasota, Florida

    Location: 

    Municipal Auditorium 
    US Hwy. 41 
    Known locally as 801 N. Tamiami Trail  
    Sarasota, Florida 

    Sponsor: 

    Sarasota Philatelic Club, Inc. 

    Next Show: 

    January 21-23, 2022 
    Fri. & Sat. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 

    • January 28, 2022
    • (EST)
    • January 30, 2022
    • (EST)
    • The Hilton Atlanta Northeast 5993 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard Norcross, Georgia 30092

    Location: 

    The Hilton Atlanta Northeast 
    5993 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard 
    Norcross, Georgia 30092 

    Sponsor: 

    Southeast Federation of Stamp Clubs 

    Next Show: 

    January 28-30, 2022 


Past events

July 30, 2021 Westpex 2021
July 24, 2021 ATA Adventure Hub at CHARPEX
July 16, 2021 ATA Adventure Hub at Minnesota Stamp Expo
May 15, 2021 Thematic Exhibiting: Steps to Success
May 07, 2021 PiPEX
May 04, 2021 Make Your Own Album Pages!
April 09, 2021 Garfield-Perry March Party
March 25, 2021 STAMPEX
March 23, 2021 My Mom's Favorite Stamp - The 150th Anniversary of Mississippi
March 20, 2021 The Bird That Cries, "Help!"
March 13, 2021 Have Fun with a Mini Topic!
March 09, 2021 Ideas for Involving Youth in Stamp Collecting
March 06, 2021 Knoxpex
February 23, 2021 Extraordinary, Ordinary Black Women on U.S. Postal Stamps
February 20, 2021 Do You Think You Might Like to Try a Thematic Exhibit?
February 09, 2021 Let's Get Social! Connecting with Collectors Through Social Media
February 06, 2021 Art Deco! The 1925 Paris Exposition
January 26, 2021 100 Year Journey: The Story of Eastern Europe Through Philately
January 23, 2021 Navigating DelCampe.net for Topical and Thematic Collectors
January 19, 2021 Navigating eBay.com for Topical and Thematic Collectors
January 05, 2021 Say it with PowerPoint: How to Present your Collection like a Pro
October 29, 2020 Fall for Topicals: From Me to You: The Philatelic History of Roberto Clemente on Stamps
October 27, 2020 Fall for Topicals: COVID-19-Related Philately
October 24, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Telling Stories with Postcards
October 22, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Indigenous Peoples of the World - on Stamps!
October 20, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Innovations Seen in US Railroad Topical Stamps
October 17, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Stamping in Sequim
October 15, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Nurse Philatelic Stories with a Sampling of Exhibit Elements
October 13, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Presidential Grab Bag: The Variety You Can Collect
October 10, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Maps, Politics and Stamps: Some Examples from the Middle East
October 10, 2020 Kazoopex Stamp Show
October 08, 2020 Fall for Topicals: The Most Beautiful Bridge in Paris
October 06, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Integrating Errors, Freaks & Oddities into Your Collection
October 03, 2020 Fall for Topicals: Topical Collecting 101
October 01, 2020 Virtual Stampex
September 11, 2020 SEAPEX Virtual Philatelic Exposition
March 06, 2020 Garfield-Perry March Party
February 07, 2020 Sarasota National Stamp Exhibition
January 31, 2020 Southeastern Stamp Expo
January 18, 2020 Columbia Philatelic Society - Winter Show

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