Heart of America Carnival Glass Association

HOACGA convention is April 24 to 28, 2024

Seeck Auctions present
the Tom and Ann Bumpass Collection


The HOACGA 2024 convention is being held at the Airport Embassy Suites Hotel, Kansas City, MO. (same hotel every year) The room rate is $139/day (plus tax). The reservation deadline is Monday April 1, 2023. For reservations call 816-891-7788 (for easy online registration, click on the hotel reservation box above).

Internet is included in the room rate, Parking fee is $10 per night and Table rental is $25 length of stay (includes Tax).

2024 Convention Itinerary – April 24-28, 2024

          • Breakfast and Managers Reception –  included as part of the room rate. This is a special opportunity to visit with old friends and to meet new collectors.
          • 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.

Schedule of Events:


      Breakfast in Lobby provided by Hotel

      5:30pm to 7:30pm – Manager’s Reception in Atrium

Wednesday – April 24th

      Registration available – See Kathi Johnson

      6:00pm to 7:00pm – Sandwiches on the Party Deck

Thursday – April 25th

      Registration open outside of Salon D from 10am to 4pm

      6:00pm to 7:00pm – Pizza on the Party Deck

      7:00pm – Trivia game on the Party Deck

Friday – April 26th

      Registration open outside of Salon D from 8am to 3pm

      9:30am – Seminar (Looking at Iridescence)

      Noon – Banquet Luncheon & Pat Rottschaefer presenting ‘It’s International!’

      2pm – Annual Business Meeting

      3pm – Volunteers for Room Display Judging Team meet

      4:00pm to 8:00pm – Preview Auction Glass

Saturday – April 27th

      7:30am to 9:30am Preview Auction Glass

      9:30am – Seeck Auctions present the 

                          Tom & Ann Bumpass Collection

      6:00pm – People meet in the hotel restaurant for dinner.

Sunday – April 28th

       Convention survivors “One Last Breakfast” before saying goodbye