Calendar of Events

Morphey Coin Op & Advertising Auction: January 30, 2016

Coin Op & Advertising

2 day auction in Vegas Jan 30-31, 2016

Morphy Auctions Website


Indy Antique Advertising Show: March 18, 2016

March 18-19, 2016
Champions Pavilion at the Indiana
State Fairgrounds 1202 E. 38th Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 42605

2016 Show Dates
March 18-19th
September 16-17th

2017 Show Dates
March 17-18th
September 15-16th


Chicagoland Show: April 01, 2016

Friday, Saturday & Sunday Apri1,2,3, 2015

Pheasant Run Mega Center and parking lot, St Charles IL.  Largest Gameroom Show in the World!

  • Special  Chicagoland Hotel Room Discounts at the Hilton Garden Inn for COCA Members
  • Currently $109 per night, single or double. 
  • Also includes a $5 discount coupon for the full cooked to order breakfast for each guest every morning of your stay.
  • Call the hotel directly at 630-584-0700 and ask for the COCA rate.
  • Future Show Dates:   Future Chicagoland™ Show dates
    at Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL
    Spring 2016     April 1st, 2nd & 3rd
    Fall      2016     November  11th, 12th & 13th
    Spring 2017     April 7th, 8th & 9th
    Fall      2017     November  10th, 11th & 12th


Brimfield Antique Show: May 10, 2016

The Brimfield Antiques and Collectibles Shows

Show start on Tuesday and finish on Sunday

Offical Start times of the shows:

Sun Up and closing is Sun Down

For detail on individual show openings

click on Brimfield Show Schedule

With about 1/3 of each individual show venue (field) under tent there are NO Rain Days!


For 2016 Offical Show Dates

May 10-15,  July 12-17, September 6-11.





COCA National Convention: July 21, 2016

Denver, Colorado has been selected as the host city for the 2016 COCA National Convention. Home of the Broncos, Nuggets, and Rockies, COCA members should enjoy the great weather, scenery and collections, The convention will be held on July 21st through the 24th weekend. Please block out that these dates on your calendar now.  

The club will tour several great collections along with some new events being planned for this convention. Plan now to attend one of our best conventions ever.

Many Colorado collectors have agreed to open their homes for tours. Collections will include a wide variety including gambling, advertising, vending, country store, cars, soda fountain, arcade and more.


The first event is scheduled for Thursday afternoon (July 21st) so try to schedule travel to arrive by noon. 
There will be scheduled tours all day on Friday and Saturday.

The committee is exploring other new venues including a possible short train ride through the Rocky Mountains.
Dining options will be announced soon.

All of the collections are easily accessible by car and have ample free parking. This will probably be a self-drive convention. Some members have expressed interest in optional bus transportation to the events. If you are interested in finding out more about this option, please contact Catherine Morris:  .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

The host hotel will be The Embassy Suites Denver Southeast. All guest rooms were completely redone this year and the renovations in lobby and common areas will be completely by the end of 2015.   The hotel will have a “brand new” feel by the time we arrive.  The location is convenient to collections we will view to the north, south, and west.

The COCA rate is only $129 for 1King or 2 Double Beds. These spacious two-room suites offer a separate living area with sofa bed, armchair, executive kitchen area with wet bar, refrigerator, microwave and coffeemaker and FREE standard Wi-Fi.

Your stay in Denver includes FREE full cooked-to-order breakfasts and Complimentary Evening Receptions (FREE DRINKS!) held in the relaxing, lush, tropical atrium.  This will provide a great environment to meet old friends and make some new ones!

CLICK HERE to Reserve a Room
   The Group Name is:   Coin Operated Collectors Association   Group Code is:   XCO
If you would like to extend your stay in Denver, the $129 rate will be available from July 19 through July 26, 2016.

Please direct any questions to Catherine Morris    .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) 


To have your coin-op event added to the calendar, contact us.