Heart of America Carnival Glass Association

Convention Reg 495 x 393

HOACGA convention is April 22 to 26, 2020

Seeck Auctions will be selling the Roy Hieger Contemporary Collection on Thursday evening. This will also be online. To bid go to Seeck Auctions

Seeck Auctions will be selling the Travis Reyan Collection on Saturday morning.  This will be an outstanding auction with something for everyone.  To bid go to Seeck Auctions

 

The HOACGA 2020 convention is being held at the Airport Embassy Suites Hotel, Kansas City, MO. (same hotel every year) The room rate is $129/day (plus tax). The reservation deadline is March 31, 2020. For reservations call 816-891-7788: or make your hotel reservations online by clicking the photo above.

Internet and Parking are included in the room rate, Pet fees are waived, Table rental is $25/day(includes Tax).

          • Breakfast and Managers Special – Happy hour is included as part of the room rate. This is a special opportunity to visit with old friends and to meet new collectors that will become friends.
          • Complimentary Wednesday and Thursday Night Dinners on the Party Deck
          • Special Raffle: There will be a 50/50 Raffle. (cannot be purchased with an online registration).
          • Rooms: All rooms are two room suites with a small refrigerator, a window for showing and viewing your glass from the outside.
          • Room Displays: One of the traditional aspects of Carnival Glass conventions. They are a vital and educational part of the convention. You are encouraged to bring a room display for all of those in attendance to view and appreciate. Each Room Display will receive a Mary Ann Vase (Contemporary) by Mosser Glass. Displays winning each of the categories below will win a monetary award of $50.00. The Display judged Peoples Choice (judged by attendees) will receive a $150.00 award. Only one award per display:

The display categories are:

            • First time having a display at HOACGA
            • Best Contemporary display
            • Best Own Theme
            • Same Maker
            • Same Color
            • Same Pattern
            • Same Shape

 

Schedule of Events:

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Free Dinner on the Party Deck (Sandwiches)

Free Evening Manager’s Reception

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Free made-to-order breakfast

Registration – (table behind the Party Deck)

HOACGA Table Sets Display setup (check in)

Personal Room Display setup, Room Sales

Silent auction Table setup

4 P.M. Educational seminar (Gary Senkar)

Free Dinner on the Party Deck (Pizza)

Free Evening Manager’s Reception

Contemporary Carnival Glass Auction (from the collection of Roy Hieger/Seeck Auctions)

Friday, April 24, 2020

Free made-to-order breakfast

Registration – (table behind the Party Deck)

Personal Room Display setup, Room Sales

HOACGA Table Set Display Presentation

Luncheon (Special Preview of HOACGA’s on-line Library and Archives) – [followed by the Annual Meeting and a Special Contemporary Carnival Glass Prize drawing]

Free Evening Manager’s Reception

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Free made-to-order breakfast

50/50 Drawing

Carnival Glass Auction (Travis Reyan collection/Seeck Auctions)

Free Evening Manager’s Reception

Banquet Dinner & Banquet Presentation (Emmett & Dorothy Morgan)

Sunday, April 26, 2020

Free made-to-order breakfast