RPSC Stamp Shows

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RPSC Conventions
The following is a listing of the annual exhibition and convention of The Royal Philatelic Society of Canada. The RPSC would like to thank its Chapters, past and present, who have graciously hosted these conventions. Your work and devotion to The RPSC is greatly appreciated! [Other National Shows listed below!]





Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and provincial guidelines and restrictions, the host club for Royal*2021*Royale was unable to hold an in-person convention. The RPSC Board offered a virtual Royal/Royale from October 14-17, 2021.

ROYAL 2021 National Virtual Exhibition

Virtual Royal-2021-Royale Palmares (PDF)

Last 5 years
(See Archives for other Palmares back to 2008

2015 May 22-24 - London, ON

> Palmares (PDF)

2016 August 19-21 - Kitchener Waterloo, ON

> Palmares (PDF)

2017 May 25-28 - Boucherville, QC

> Palmares (PDF)
> Awards (PDF)

2018 Jun 22-24 - St. Catharines, ON

> Palmares (PDF)

2019 Jun 21-23 - Mississauga, ON

> Palmares (PDF)

2020 Jun 19-21 - Fredericton, NB


International Stamp Shows
Wherever possible, the listing of international shows has been linked to their Web pages. For more information about the shows listed here, please contact the Canadian Commissioner at the address provided.

If you know of a link that would relate to one of the shows on this page then click here.

Mar 31/22-
Apr 3/22
HUNFILEX 2022 Specialised World Stamp Championship Exhibition

BÁLNA Cultural Centre
Budapest, HUNGARY

Hunfilex 2022 is scheduled for March 31– April 3, 2022 in Budapest, Hungary. It will be a Specialized World exhibition with 1600 frames and Traditional, Postal History, Revenue, Thematic, Open Class, One Frame and Literature Classes as well as a World Stamp Championship Class. Hunfilex 2022 will be the first International Stamp Exhibition in Hungary in 51 years.

Contact: David McLaughlin, Canadian National Commissioner
E-mail: david.mclaughlin@rogers.com

Website: http://www.hunfilex2022.com

May 18/22-
May 22/22
Helvetia 2022 Specialized World Stamp Championship Exhibition

Padiglione Conza

The exhibition will have 2000 frames with Traditional, Postal History, Postal Stationery, Aerophilately, Thematic, One Frame, Print Literature and World Stamp Championship classes. The deadline for entries is Sept 30, 2021.

Contact: Charles Verge, Canadian National Commissioner
E-mail: cjgverge@rogers.com

Website: http://https://www.helvetia2022.ch/

Jun 9/22-
Jun 12/22
CAPEX 22 International One Frame Stamp Championship Exhibition

Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) North Bldg, Level 100 255 Front St. West
Toronto, CANADA

10:00am to 6:00pm June 9-11 and 10:00am to 4:00pm June 12, 2022

CAPEX 22 is the world's first International One Frame Stamp Championship Exhibition and the largest ever showing of one frame exhibits at a single exhibition. This is an important advancement in international exhibiting that is drawing attention and creating excitement in the philatelic world and it is happening right here in Canada, June 9-12, 2022. Full details of the one frame exhibition and its accompanying print and digital philatelic literature competition are provided on the www.capex22.org website along with an on-line entry form. Plan to exhibit at CAPEX 22. Be part of the first International One Frame Stamp Championship.

Contact: Grégoire Teyssier, Canadian Commissioner
E-mail: gteyssier@videotron.ca

Website: http://www.capex22.org

Nov 8/22-
Nov 12/22
Cape Town 2022 International Philatelic Exhibition

Cape Town International Convention Centre

The Cape Town 2022 International Philatelic Exhibition is a specialized World Stamp Exhibition with FIP Patronage and competitive classes in Traditional, Postal History, Aerophilately, Revenue, Postal Stationery, Thematic, Open, Picture Postcards, One Frame, Modern and Literature. The exhibition will run from Nov. 8 to Nov. 12, 2022 with a total of 2000 frames to be exhibited. Regulations and application forms are available from the exhibition website. The deadline for exhibit entry applications is May 15, 2022 for all classes. Gerhard Kamffer's award-winning exhibit ˜The Road to Democracy" featuring letters written by Nelson Mandela from Robben Island will be featured in the Court of Honour.

Contact: David McLaughlin, Canadian National Commissioner
E-mail: david.mclaughlin@rogers.com

Website: http://capetown2021.org

National Stamp Shows
The following information is provided solely for the informational purposes and for the development of philately in Canada. The RPSC cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information nor does it endorse or support any of the following events.

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Apr 23/22-
Apr 24/22
Ottawa Philatelic Society & RA Stamp Club

Nepean Sportsplex 17091 Woodroffe Ave
Ottawa, Ontario

April 23: 9 am - 6 pm April 24: 9 am - 4 pm

Ottawa’s ORAPEX returns, April 23-24: world-class exhibits, more than 30 dealers, a Youth Booth, plenty of room for social distancing and more. New location: Nepean Sportsplex; free admission and parking.

Contact: John Tooth
E-mail: info@orapex.ca

Website: http://www.orapex.ca

Sep 2/22-
Sep 4/22
Calgary Philatelic Society

Hyatt Regency Hotel 700 Centre Street SE
Calgary, Alberta

Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Calgary Philatelic Society. Our gigantic show has also been RPSC nationally sanctioned and will accept both RPSC and BNAPS exhibits. We will have separate RPSC and BNAPS judges and exhibitors may enter exhibits under both categories in accordance with the separate entry forms. Plan next year's holiday by visiting Calgary. Why not take in Banff or Lake Louise or the Columbia Ice Fields? Join us for a multitude of activities including partners' day trip(s), a night out including dinner at The Military Museums (you will be able to view a real Enigma machine), a banquet, bourse, auction, exhibits, study sessions, and much more.

Contact: Murray Bialek
E-mail: mbialek@shaw.ca

Website: http://www.calgaryphilatelicsociety.com

Regional Stamp Shows
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Jan 21/22-
Feb 2/22
CalVirt 2022
Calgary Philatelic Society

Virtual Show - www.calgaryphilatelicsociety.com
Calgary, Alberta

This is a fun opportunity designed to encourage all levels of exhibitors to experiment with any size of exhibits from 1 Page to Multi-frame. Winners will be decided by People's Choice. You do not need to be a member of CPS to participate. There is no charge unless you wish to get feedback from a recognised judge. Everybody is welcome to visit the show and vote on their favourite exhbitis. Full details and Entry Forms are available on the CPS website. Virtual exhibits must be sent to Dave Bartlet (dave.bartlet@shaw.ca) by 16thJanuary 2022.

Contact: Dave Russum
E-mail: russumd@telusplanet.net

Website: http://https://calgaryphilatelicsociety.com/

Jan 29/22

Show Cancelled!

St. Catharines Stamp Club

732 Niagar Street
St. Catharines, Ontario

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

10 Dealers, Free Parking and Admission, Club Circuit, Children's area, Lunch Counter

Contact: Stuart Keeley
E-mail: stuart.keeley@sympatico.ca

Mar 12/22WINPEX 2022
Essex County Stamp Club

Caboto Club 2175 Parent Ave. (at Tecumseh)
WINDSOR, Ontario

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Annual show of Essex County Stamp Club. Free admission, Free door prizes, 14 dealers, youth area with free stamps for school aged youth.

Contact: Brian Cutler
E-mail: brian@clwindsor.org

Website: http://essexcountystampclub.com

Mar 19/22Oxford Philatelic Society Exhibition & Bourse (OXPEX/OTEX)
Oxford Philatelic Society

St. Mary's Catholic High School 431 Juliana Drive
Woodstock, Ontario

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Oxford Philatelic Society will hold their 070th OXPEX and 40th OTEX exhibition and bourse, on March 19, 2022. Please note our new location. 14 Dealer Bourse - Judged Exhibits - Circuit Books - Free Parking Wheelchair accessible - Free Entrance - Show Cover - Celebrating Philatelic Excellence for 73 years. See the map on our website.

Contact: Henny Uyl
E-mail: countryowl@rogers.com

Website: http://www.oxfordphilsoc.com/

Apr 2/22-
Apr 3/22
Edmonton 2022 Spring Stamp Show
Edmonton Stamp Club

Central Lions Recreation Centre 11113 - 113 Street
Edmonton, Alberta

Saturday April 2 10:00 AM To 5:00 Pm Sunday April 3 10:00 AM To 4:00 PM

The Edmonton Stamp Club proudly presents its 2022 Spring Stamp Show. Features of the 2022 Spring Stamp Show will include: Stamp circuit books, show and tell exhibits, door prizes, presentations, fun frame exhibits and junior stamp tables. Additionally, there will also be no cost appraisals of stamp, postcard and cover collections. This is a free, all ages event where everyone is welcome & encouraged to “shop the dealers”. There are an anticipated 20 dealers attending with a nice array of worldwide stamps, postcards, & postal history items for sale. Parking is free, and the venue is accessible to persons with disabilities. We hope to see you there!

Contact: John Bucci
E-mail: mjrcards@telusplanet.net

Website: http://www.edmontonstampclub.com/

Apr 30/22KW Stampfest 2022
Kitchener Waterloo Philatelic Society

Trillium Lutheran Church 22 Willow Street
Waterloo, N2J 1V5, Ontario

10am - 4pm

14 Dealer Bourse - Judged Exhibits - Lunch Counter New/Kids & Returning Collectors area featuring the 'Sea of Stamps' Free Parking Wheelchair accessible Free Entrance Show Cover - Our club's 87th year of operation! see the map on our website

Contact: Leigh Hogg
E-mail: leighh@belmontvillagefinancial.com

Website: http://www.kwstampclub.org

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