Antique Advertising Convention And Sale Scheduled For York, Pa.

Antique Advertising Association Of America (AAAA) Will Host Convention From July 19 To 22

May 26, 2023

The Antique Advertising Association of America (AAAA) will conduct its annual show and convention from Wednesday to Saturday, July 19 to 22, at the Wyndham Garden York Hotel in York, Pa. The busy convention schedule will include seminars, time for “room hopping” (room sales) each day, a silent auction, banquet meals, raffles and games with great prizes, and fellowship. There is no other event like this in the country.
The all-star line-up of seminar presenters will proudly feature legendary Coca-Cola and soda pop “guru” Allan Petretti; noted baseball-related tobacco authority Jon Canfield; and president of the National Barber Shop and Shaving Collectibles Association, Justin Nash.
Dozens of dealers from throughout the U.S. will be bringing thousands of vintage advertising items for sale, including antique and collectible signs, tins, displays, general store, drug store, soda fountain, ephemera, gas and oil, tobacco, bottles, jars, soda pop, breweriana, premiums, and much more at all price points. Registration costs $130 per person, which includes all activities, two banquet dinners, one buffet lunch, and, for hotel guests, free deluxe continental breakfast each day. The discounted hotel room rate is $124 for a room with one king bed and $134 per night for a room with queen beds, plus tax. To register to attend the convention, visit
For those unable to attend the entire convention, there will be a free-of-charge Antique Advertising Show, Auction, and Sale at the Wyndham Garden York on Friday, July 21, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (with a dinner break from 6 to 7:15 p.m.).
For further information, email or call 317- 594-0658.

Established in 1992, AAAA is the only national club representing all facets of antique and collectible advertising. Membership benefits include the annual convention, a national membership directory, and two award-winning newsletters, “PastTimes,” published quarterly, which is a hard-copy, glossy, magazine-style publication, and the “Checkerboard,” which is an e-newsletter published the other eight months of the year. Interested individuals can join AAAA for $40 per year via


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