2017 Convention Schedule

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On tap at the Joint Meeting & Convention

  • Friendly room-to-room dealing is a continuous part of the Annual Meeting
  • Fully-stocked Hospitality Room with plenty of beer, soda, wine, and snacks
  • Giant Raffle
  • Old and new friends
  • All the good times you expect at an Annual Meeting
  • Canton Brewing Company is the convention host brewery

Daily Activities

Tuesday June 27th

1p-6p        Early Bird Home Tours: Members in the Canton area have invited attendees to view their collections. No group transportation will be offered; travel on your own and visit at your leisure. Details will be published in the March/April Journal.

3p                Hospitality Room Opens

5p                12th Annual Silent Auction Opens; to benefit the museum and library

Wednesday June 28th

10a-4:30p  Bus Trip to MAPS Air Museum with Private Tour and Lunch at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Cost is $40 per person

Room to Room Trading

Thursday June 29th

8a                 Annual ABA Business Meeting. All registered members encouraged to attend.

10a-4:30p  Bus Tour and Lunch at local breweries, brewpubs, and winery. Details to be published in the March/April Journal. Cost is $40 per person.

                      Ice Cream Social in the Hospitality Room

9p-11p        Setup for Friday Show

Room to Room Trading

Friday June 30th

8a                  ABA Museum Foundation Meeting. All registered members are encouraged to attend.

10a               Seminars. Details to be published in the March/April Journal.

11a                Canton Brewery Tour & Lunch. Cost is $20 per person. Just two blocks from the convention hotel. [provide your own transportation]

1p-4p           Crowns and Coaster Swap Session

1p-5p           Sample Local Micro Brews along with snacks

1p-5p           Registered Members Buy-Sell-Trade Show. Cost is 20 per table for both Friday and Saturday.

3p                  Ladies Afternoon Wine Social

4p                  Silent Auction Ends

5:30p            President’s Buffet hosted by Larry Handy and Larry Bowden

Room to Room Trading

Saturday July 1st

8a                 ECBA Business Breakfast Meeting

9:30a-2p    Public Buy-Sell-Trad Show Open

1p                  Show Auction Drawing Will Start

3p                  Full Bottle Swap

6p                  Awards Banquet. Cost is $40 per person