Convention

The Texas Carnival Glass Club holds its annual four-day convention in February or March. Events include educational seminars and banquet program featuring internationally known speakers, carnival glass displays, silent auction, dealers and club members selling carnival glass, and a public auction of Carnival Glass.

 

Texas Carnival Glass Club Convention
March 18-21, 2015
Dallas, Texas


Convention Hotel

Wyndham Dallas Suites - Park Central, 7800 Alpha Road, Dallas

In 2015, we will be back in Dallas at the Wyndham Dallas Suites! An award winning, all suite atrium style hotel located at the Northwest corner of LBJ Freeway (I-635) and Coit Road, the Wyndham Dallas Suites features 295 luxury suites complete with a separate bedroom and parlor area, microwave, refrigerator, and wireless-high speed Internet access. All suites have a large picture window for displays!

Room Rates: Single or Double -  $115 (plus tax). 
Breakfast in the Café Biarritz is included in the guest room rate for up to two people per room.

Reserve your Room:   Call the Wyndham at 972-233-7600 (option 2) and tell them you are with the Texas Carnival Glass Club.

Hotel Deadline:  Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Display Tables: Tables are available for a one-time fee of $25 per table.

Pet Policy: The hotel welcomes small domestic pets up to 40 pounds each for a non-refundable fee of $25 per hotel stay.

 

Texas Carnival Glass Club 2015 Convention Highlights:

Wednesday, March 18th

Early Bird Fun Night
6:00 p.m. - Pizza Party in the Hospitality Room
7:30 p.m. - Share a recent find at "Show & Tell - A Texas tradition"

Thursday, March 19th

3:00 p.m. - Don and Barb Chamberlain present an educational seminar - "An Iowa Connection"
6:00 p.m. - Whitley Award Dinner honoring a couple whose dedication to Carnival Glass has enriched fellow collectors
8:00 p.m. - Our hilarious "Annual Gift Exchange" - the real fun begins when the stealing starts!

Friday, March 20th

10:00 a.m. - Glass artist Eric Hansen, nephew of Robert Hansen, presents an educational seminar on Hansen Glass
3:00 p.m. - Silent Auction closes, be there to make sure you are the winning bidder on your favorite items
3:30 p.m. - Vote for your favorite room display, Best of Show receives $100 dollars!
5:30 p.m. - TCGC welcomes banquet speakers Carl and Eunice Booker, their presentation will be on "Carnival ABCs"
8:00 p.m. - Seeck auction preview

Saturday, March 21st

7:30 - 9:30 a.m. - Seeck Auction preview
9:30 a.m. - Seeck Auction

 

 

 

 

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