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At all of our 2016 regional meets:
  • Due to insurance regulations admisson is limited to ALPCA members and their invited guests.
  • Doors open at 8:00 a.m. sharp. No early admittance.
Admission Fees:

  • Walk-in (ALPCA members): $7.00; Spouses and children of active ALPCA member: no charge
  • Walk-in (non-ALPCA members, must be invited guest of attending ALPCA member): $7.00
  • Admission and one table (ALPCA members): $15.00; Additional table(s): $20.00 each
  • Note: non-ALPCA members are not permitted to rent tables at ALPCA sanctioned events

Summer 2016

Hopewell Junction, New York - Sat., Sept. 10

Knights of Columbus Hall
399 Route 82
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
8:00 AM - Noon

Map of Meet Location

picture of Hopewell site

Summer Meet in New York State, same location as last year. Coffee, donuts, and bagels are free with admission.


Note: Construction in area, see below for details (current to 7/29/16):

RT 82 is closed 500 FT north of meet site.

IGNORE DETOUR signs or you will miss the meet site!

Coming from US 9 follow original directions IGNORE RT 82 DETOUR signs Original directions -- bear left at fork onto RT 82 -proceed 2 miles meet site is between Handshakes Restaurant and MOBIL station.

Coming south on Rt 82 OR exiting I84 at Lime Kiln Rd and Left onto RT 52 and right onto Palen RD -- IGNORE DETOUR signs.

AT intersection of Palen Rd and RT 82 proceed south on RT 82 AT second traffic light bear Right onto Old Hopewell Road (DC 28, Smoke house deli on right corner) proceed to next traffic light and turn left onto All Angels Hill RD (DC 94) at end of road turn right onto RT 82 meet site is 100 feet on right.

Via NYS Thruway: exit at Newburgh and proceed east on I-84 to exit 13N (US 9 north) towards Poughkeepsie. Proceed approximately 0.9 mile and turn right at Route 52 east, proceeding 1.5 miles to the fork. Turn left at the fork onto Route 82 for 1.8 miles, hall is on the left between Handshakes restaurant and Mobil station prior to DC 94. Via the Taconic Parkway: exit at Route 82 west to Hopewell Jct. and proceed 6.3 miles passing DC 94. Hall is on the right between Mobil station and Handshakes restaurant. Via I-84: exit 13 N (US 9 north) towards Poughkeepsie and follow directions above for NY Thruway.

For more information contact Roy Rich (914) 941-1971 or Walter Oudheusden (914) 245-0083.


Fall 2016

Leominster, Massachusetts - Sunday, Nov. 6

DoubleTree Hotel
99 Erdman Way
Leominster, MA 01453
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Map of Meet Location

picture of Leominster site

ALPCA Colonial Region fall meet at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 99 Erdman Way, Leominster, Mass. 01453, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Colonial Region invites you to join us for another great SUNDAY meet! Please return with us to the central Massachusetts site that hosted over 100 ALPCA members at our record-breaking meet last fall. This year we will again have full use of the 7,800 sq. ft ballroom (the largest space we've ever had). With over a hundred tables, we anticipate more plates, more friends, and more camaraderie! Trading promises to be active until well into the afternoon. So start planning your display now and enter it in our longstanding competition for which awards will be presented in the following categories: Passenger, Non-Passenger, Small Display (ten plates or fewer), Junior Display (entrants must be under 21 years of age), and Best of Show. Our donation auctions are always lively and offer something for everyone. Member registration fees are $7 with no table and $15 with one table; additional tables are $20 each. Please watch this page for additional updates as the date draws closer. We plan to have a dinner event Saturday evening at a local restaurant for those spending the night in Leominster and locals that would like to join us. Lodging is available at the DoubleTree and we've managed to keep the negotiated rate of $109 (plus tax). Be sure to mention you are attending the ALPCA Colonial Region meet to ensure this room rate. Amenities at the DoubleTree include an indoor pool, restaurant, and bar. Directions: Several major highways lead to Massachusetts Route 2. From route 2 westbound take exit 31 B; eastbound motorists use exit 31. From either ramp after merging onto route 12 north turn right onto Erdman Way 1/8 mile ahead. The DoubleTree is  mile ahead on the right. Questions? Contact Alan Young at or (781) 258-0363. Plan now to visit New England and experience Massachusetts hospitality at its best. See you on Sunday, November 6, 2016!


Winter 2017

New Britain, Connecticut - Saturday, Feb. 4

VFW Post 511
41 Veteran's Drive
New Britain, CT 06050
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Map of Meet Location

picture of New Britain site

The Colonial Region invites you to join us in New Britain, just southwest of Hartford, for what promises to be another blockbuster event. The VFW post has a large hall with 65 tables, and the adjacent parking area allows level, easy access directly into the hall. Plan now to attend and enjoy a day of lively trading well into the afternoon, with a donation auction that features quality material from near and far. Breakfast and lunch will be available on site, along with complimentary coffee and donuts. Member registration fees are $7 with no table and $15 with one table; additional tables are $20 each. Our winter 2016 meet attracted 90 members from 13 states, and we expect to have a higher turnout in New Britain because the hall is larger and this is a new venue for us. Don't miss it! Please watch this space for additional information or contact host Bob Senatro at (860) 874-3985 or See you in Connecticut!

Spring 2017

To Be Announced

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