Collectors in the Northwest will be gathering in Tri-Cities for a brand new event that aims to bring together long-time as well as brand new enthusiasts under one roof.  The first, of what is being billed as a semi-annual event, will take place June 8th and 9th at the Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick.

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The Event Will Have A Lot To Offer

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The first 50 kids in the door under the age of 13 will receive a special bag of United States Coins.  The bag may include any of the following:

  • Wheat Pennies: A staple of American history from the early to mid-20th century.
  • Old Nickels: Various designs and compositions or the coin through it's evolution.
  • Old Dimes: The beloved Mercury dimes along with others could be yours..
  • Ninety Percent Silver Coins: See the beauty of coins made from precious metals.
  • Old Silver Dollars: A significant piece of history is told by the larger coins.

Plus one bag each day will contain a 1 gram gold bar.

Seahawk Fans Are In For a Treat

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Former Seahawk Defensive End and Super Bowl Champion Cliff Avril will be there June 8th from 1-2pm for a meet and greet and autograph signing.  The meet and greet is limited to 120 people who have purchased their tickets in advance.  Tickets to meet #56 are $80 and can be purchased at the shows website

If you are interested in a vendor table or booth you are encouraged to lock yours in sooner than later as they'll go on a first come first serve basis.  You can reserve yours online or by calling 509-308-4236.

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