2018 Shell Shows & Related Events

Following information is subject to change. Please verify with individual organization

 

Jan. 13 - 14, 2018
53rd BROWARD SHELL SHOW, Pompano Beach, FL

Emma Lou Olson Civic Center, 1801 Northeast 6th Street
Alice Pace, 7405 SW 128 Ct., Miami, FL 33183
E-mail: alicepace90@att.net Tel. (305) 301-1296 (Cell)


Jan. 20 - 21, 2018
SPACE COAST SEASHELL FESTIVAL, Melbourne, FL

Eau Gallie Civic Center, 1515 Highland Avenue
Alan Gettleman, 2225 Tanglewood Lane, Merritt Is., FL 32953-4287
E-mail: lychee@cfl.rr.com Tel. (321) 536-2896


Jan. 27, 2018
FUM (FLORIDA UNITED MALACOLOGISTS), Sanibel, FL

Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum
3075 Sanibel Captiva Road, Sanibel, FL 33957
José Leal Tel. 239-395-2233
E-mail: jleal@shellmuseum.org

Feb. 9 - 11, 2018
ANNUAL SARASOTA SHELL SHOW, Sarasota, FL

(New venue)
Potter Building at Robarts Arena, 3000 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota
Nancy Marini, 5003 28th Ct. E., Bradenton, FL 34203
E-Mail: sarasotashellclub@gmail.com 941-758-9790


Feb. 10 - 11, 2018
AUSTRALIA INTERNATIONAL SHELL SHOW, Fremantle, Australia

South Fremantle Football Club, Parry Street
Joanne Lockwood, PO Box 7037, Safety Bay 6169, W.A., Australia
E-mail: xjoannex@bigpond.com
Web site: perthshells.com/National2018/NationalShellshowPerth2018.pdf


Feb. 23 - 24, 2018 (Friday & Saturday)
ST. PETERSBURG SHELL SHOW, Seminole, FL

Seminole Recreation Center, 9100 113th St. N., Seminole, FL
John Jacobs, 202 Soldier Court , Seffner , FL 33584
E-mail: johncheryl@earthlink.net Tel. (813) 309-2608 (Evening)
Exhibit form available at web site: http://www.stpeteshellclub.org

Mar. 1 - 3, 2018
81st SANIBEL SHELL SHOW, Sanibel, FL

Sanibel Community Center, 2173 Periwinkle Way
Mary Burton, 558 Foxcreek Drive, Lehigh Acres, FL 33974
E-mail: marybsanibel@hotmail.com Tel. (239) 395-3626
Website: www.thesanibelcaptivashellclub.com


Mar. 8 - 10, 2018
MARCO ISLAND SHELL CLUB SHOW XXXVIII, Marco Is., FL

United Church of Marco Island, 320 North Barfield
Jae Kellogg, 1402 N. Collier Blvd., Slip D-6, Marco Island, FL 34145
E-mail: pjsailkw@gmail.com Tel. (239) 253-8483


Mar. 10 - 11, 2018
XXX PARIS INTERNATIONAL SHELL SHOW, Paris, France

Espace Charenton, 327 rue de Charenton, 75012 Paris
Perrine Dardart, 8, Rue des Tilleuls, 02190 Pignicourt, France
E-mail: perrine.dardart@gmail.com Tel. 33 (3) 23-22-46-41


Mar. 17 - 18, 2018
3rd ANNUAL HAPPENING, Phuket, Thailand

Phuket Seashell Museum, Viset Road, Rawai Beach
Tom Rice, P.O. Box 3, Rawai, Muang, Phuket, 83130
E-Mail - ofseaandshore@gmail.com
Tel. 66 (76) 381 122

Apr. 28, 2018
BRITISH SHELL COLLECTOR'S CLUB CONVENTION, Essex, England

Theydon Bois Community Centre, Essex
Deborah Rolfe, 15 Dene Holm Road, Northfleet, Kent DA11 8LF, UK
Email: deborah@deborahrolfe.orangehome.co.uk, Tel. 44 1474 567 827

May 4 - 6, 2018
TEXAS SHELLER’S JAMBOREE, Corpus Christi, TX

Comfort Suites Central, 538 South Padre Island Drive
Theresa Stelzig Tel. (361) 946-6491
E-mail: cstelzig@twc.com


May 19 - 20, 2018
XXVIII BELGIUM INTERNATIONAL SHELL SHOW, Antwerp, Belgium

(New location)
Sporthal Kattenbroek, Kattenbroek 14
2650 Edegem, Belgium
Charles Krijnen, Burgemeester Jansenstraat 10, NL-5037 NC Tilburg, Nederland
E-mail: bvc.shellshow@planet.nl Tel. 31 (13) 463 0607
Website: www.konbvc.be/shellshow.php


May 26 - 27, 2018
2nd NORTH EAST INTERNATIONAL SHELL SHOW, Trieste, Italy

Montedoro Shopping Center, Via Flavia di Stramare, Muggia
E-mail: nesietrieste@libero.it

Jun. 2 - 3, 2018
GULF COAST SHELL SHOW, Panama City Beach, FL

Panama City Beach Senior Center, 423 Lyndell Lane
Jim Brunner, 2511 Parkwood Drive, Panama City, FL 32405
Email: jili1043@comcast.net Tel. (850) 215-2086


Jun. 19 - 22, 2018
AMERICAN MALACOLOGICAL SOCIETY ANNUAL MEETING

Joint with WESTERN SOCIETY OF MALACOLOGISTS, Honolulu, HA
Details to be announced on AMS web site

Jul. 7 - 8, 2018
TOWNSVILLE SHELL SHOW, Townsville, Queensland, Australia

Orchid Society Hall in Kirwan
Jack Worsfold
Email: jnw_48@yahoo.com.au


Jul. 14 - 15, 2018
KEPPEL BAY SHELL SHOW, Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia

Gus Moore Pavilion at the Yeppoon Show Ground
Jean M. Offord, 277 McDougall St., N. Rockhampton, Qld. 4701, Australia
Tel. 61 (7) 4928-3509


Jul. 27 - 29, 2018
SHANGHAI SHELL SHOW, Shanghai, China

Shanghai Noble Center Hotel, 1688 Caobao Road,
Minhang District, Shanghai
He Jing, Tel. 86 (21) 6773-7531
E-mail: shellsfromchina@hotmail.com

Aug. 18, 2018
CHATSWORTH SHELL FAYRE, Derbyshire, UK

Cavendish Hall, Chatsworth Estate, Derbyshire
Brian Hammond, Sulwath, Dornockbrow
Dornock, Annan DG12 6SX, UK 
E-mail: brianandedna@btinternet.com Tel. 44 146 170 1096


Aug. 24 – Sept. 3, 2018
OREGON SHELL SHOW, Salem, OR

Oregon State Fair Grounds – Jackman-Long Bldg.,
2330 17TH St. NE
Marici Reid, 673 Cessna St., Independence, OR 97351 Tel. (408) 891-5643)
E-Mail: marici@earthlink.net


Aug. 25 - 26, 2018
3rd ANNUAL WEST COAST SHELL SHOW, San Diego, CA

Casa Del Prado Rm. 104, 1650 El Prado, Balboa Park
David P. Berschauer Tel. (949) 422-6585
E-mail: shellcollection@hotmail.com


Aug. 30 - Sept. 3, 2018
CONCHOLOGISTS OF AMERICA ANNUAL CONVENTION, San Diego, CA

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, 1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
Registration: Nancy Hale (email: tomnan12@att.net)
Web site: conchologistsofamerica.com

Sept. 22 - 23, 2018
ANNUAL GERMAN SHELL FAIR, Oehringen, Germany

KULTURA Hall, Herrenwiesenstr. 12
Kurt Kreipl, Hoehenweg 6, D-74613 Oehringen-Cappel, Germany
Tel. 49 (7941) 62-826
E-mail: meeresmuseum@t-online.de


Sept. 28 - 30, 2018
NORTH CAROLINA SHELL SHOW, Wilmington, NC

(New Venue: Coastline Conference & Event Center, 501 Nutt Street)
Karlynn Morgan, 3098 Shannon Dr., Winston-Salem, NC 27106-3647
E-mail: karlynnmorgan@earthlink.net Tel. (336) 692-4492
Web site: www.ncshellclub.com


Aug. 30 - Sept. 3, 2018
CONCHOLOGISTS OF AMERICA ANNUAL CONVENTION, San Diego, CA

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, 1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
Registration: Nancy Hale (email: tomnan12@att.net)
Web site: conchologistsofamerica.com

Oct. 20 - 21, 2018
XXIII PRAGUE INTERNATIONAL SHELL SHOW, Prague, Czech Rep.

KULTURNIDUM LADVI Buresova 1661, Prague 8
Jaroslav Derka, Holeckova 51/370
15000 Praha 5, Czech Republic 42 (2) 5731 6246
Email: jderka@volny.cz
Web sites: http://www.cksl.cz


Oct. 27, 2018
BRITISH SHELL COLLECTOR'S CLUB CONVENTION, Essex, England

Theydon Bois Community Centre, Theydon Bois, Epping, Essex
Debbie Rolfe, 15 Dene Holm Road, Northfleet, Kent DA11 8LF, U.K.
Email: Deborah@deborahrolfe.orangehome.co.uk


Oct. 27, 2018
SYDNEY SHELL SHOW, Sydney, Australia

Ryde Eastwood Leagues Club, 117 Ryedale Rd., West Ryde, Sydney
Steve Dean, 166 Narabeen Pk Pde
Mona Vale, NSW 2103 Tel. 61 (2) 9979-5736
E-mail: steve@easy.com.au Cell: 61 (4) 1175 1185


Oct. 27 - 28, 2018
PHILADELPHIA SHELL SHOW, Philadelphia, PA

Academy of Natural Sciences, Parkway & 19th St.
Paul Callomon, Academy of Natural Sciences
Parkway & 19th St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 (215) 405-5096
E-mail: prc44@drexel.edu
Web site: www.phillyshellclub.org

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Information Source:
VICKY WALL, COA Awards Director; 303 Wall Road, Mayodan, NC 27027 USA
Tel: 336-348-3260; email: vwallsheller@gmail.com

 

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