The Philadelphia Pen Show, considered by many to be the third or fourth largest pen shows in the U.S.
Cost to Attend
Visitors can attend for $10 per day, $15 for two days or sign up for a three-day Early Trader pass with early admission for $45. Children under 13 are free.
The show will also feature calligraphy classes and a course on pen collecting.
Need your fountain pen nibs, fixed? Bring them to the show for expert repairs.
Exhibitors can purchase interior table for $195 with no limit on tables. Wall tables are $225 on a first come, first serve basis. Pen manufacturers and distributors have guaranteed wall tables for $250.
The Philadelphia Pen Show will be held at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel. If you plan to stay at the hotel, ask for the $120 per night Philadelphia Pen Show rate. But reserve early, before December 20, 2013, to get the pen show rate as rooms are limited.
When to pay