Events

As a convenience to our members and guests, The CSMMI provides this link of events organized by others.  You are advised to visit the organizer's website and/or call the respective organization to confirm the details of the event.  The CSMMI is not responsible for any errors, omissions or changes to the information provided.

See also the "Shows" pages for listings of recurring militaria shows and conventions.


 

CALENDAR of EVENTS

COMING EVENTS 

2024

January 2024

21st                Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Show & Sale, 2285 New Street, Burlington, ON, 8:00am to 12:00pm (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com). 2024 CSMMI Shows flyer

28th               Orangeville Gun and Militaria Show, Orangeville Fairground,  247090 Side Road #5, Mono, ON   8:00am to 12:00pm, Alan (416) 579-4944, email: ajglanfield@gmail.com    Orangeville Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

 

February 2024 

11th                 H.M.C.S. Ancaster/Hamilton Gun and Militaria Show, Ancaster Fairgrounds, Marritt Hall, 630 Trinity Road South, Jerseyville, ON L0R 1R0,  8:00am to 1:00pm, Marshall (289) 700-6017. HMCS Ancaster Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

18th                 Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Show & Sale, 2285 New Street, Burlington, ON, 8:00am to 12:00pm (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com). 2024 CSMMI Shows flyer

21st & 25th     The Show of Shows, Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, Kentucky, USA, http://www.sosovms.com/Show_of_Shows/ 

27th                 Flags of the World & Military Collectable Auction, Online Only Auction, Shackleton Auction Centre, 51570 Lyons Line, Springfield, ON N0L 2J0, 7:00pm.  Gordy Sackrider, Sackrider Shackelton Auctions (519) 765-4450, www.shackeltonauctions.com.   Preview Feb. 26, 2024 9:00pm to 5:00pm. FLAGS OF THE WORLD & MILITARIA AUCTION FEB. 27, 2024-Flyer-6  FLAGS OF THE WORLD & MILITARIA FEB. 27, 2024 Catalogue-3

March 2024

8th & 9th         Saskatoon Gun Club Annual Collectors' Show, Prairieland Park, Exhibition Grounds, Saskatoon, SK,  for information (306) 230-6776, email: collectorsshow@mail.com

17th                  Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Show & Sale, 2285 New Street, Burlington, ON, 8:00am to 12:00pm (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com). 2024 CSMMI Shows flyer

23rd                  Toronto Medals and Militaria Show, Etobicoke Olympium, 590 Rathburn Road, Toronto, ON, 8:30am to 1:30pm  www.torontomilitaryshow.com (info 416-427-8379 or cmhctoronto@hotmail.com)

24th                 Orangeville Gun and Militaria Show, Orangeville Fairground,  247090 Side Road #5, Mono, ON   8:00am to 12:00pm, Alan (416) 579-4944, email: ajglanfield@gmail.com    Orangeville Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

30th                 Lombardy Gun & Militaria Show & Sale (Eastern Ontario), Lombardy Fair Grounds, 6 Kelly Road, Lombardy, ON, K0G 1L0, 8:00am to 2:00pm, John (613) 928-2382, email: siderisjp@sympatico.ca.   Eastern Ont Gun & Militaria 2024 Shows flyer

 

April 2024

14th                 H.M.C.S. Ancaster/Hamilton Gun and Militaria Show, Ancaster Fairgrounds, Marritt Hall, 630 Trinity Road South, Jerseyville, ON L0R 1R0,  8:00am to 1:00pm, Marshall (289) 700-6017 HMCS Ancaster Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

20th                 The Military Show, Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 527, 948 Sheppard Ave. West, North York (Toronto), ON, M3H 2T6, 8:30am to 12:00pm  for more information: www.themilitaryshow.com

21st                 Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Show & Sale, 2285 New Street, Burlington, ON, 8:00am to 12:00pm (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com). 2024 CSMMI Shows flyer

27th                 Ottawa Military Heritage Show, Nepean Sportsplex, 1701 Woodroffe, Ave., Ottawa, ON, 8:30am to 2:30pm  Eric (343) 542-2288  email: blen0005@hotmail.com  Facebook site https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100067908207106 

May 2024

4th                  Oshawa Military Show, General Sikorski Hall, 1551 Stevenson Road North, Oshawa, ON  8:00am to 2:00pm, Mike (905) 242-8794, email: oshawamilitaryshow@outlook.com.    2024 Oshawa Military Show flyer

5th                   Orangeville Gun and Militaria Show, Orangeville Fairground,  247090 Side Road #5, Mono, ON   8:00am to 12:00pm, Alan (416) 579-4944, email: ajglanfield@gmail.com    Orangeville Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

11th      Ontario Military Vehicles Association (OMVA) Parts and Militaria Marketplace, An OMVA event held in conjunction with "Tank Saturday - Evolution" at the Ontario Regiment RCAC Museum, 1000 Stevenson Road North, Oshawa, ON L1J 5P5. www.ontrmuseum.ca/tankmuseum  and www.omva.ca

19th                 Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Show & Sale, 2285 New Street, Burlington, ON, 8:00am to 12:00pm (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com).   2024 CSMMI Shows flyer

 

June 2024

1st                 Great Merrickville Arms Collectors & Militaria Show (Eastern Ontario), Merrickville Community Centre, Main & Read Streets, Merrickville, ON,  8:00am to 2:00pm, John (613) 928-2382, email: siderisjp@sympatico.ca. Eastern Ont Gun & Militaria 2024 Shows flyer

9th                  H.M.C.S. Ancaster/Hamilton Gun and Militaria Show, Ancaster Fairgrounds, Marritt Hall, 630 Trinity Road South, Jerseyville, ON L0R 1R0,  8:00am to 1:00pm, Marshall (289) 700-6017 HMCS Ancaster Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

15th               On Parade 2024,  Ontario Model Soldier Society annual public show and celebration of the hobby of model soldiers   Franklin Horner Community Centre, 432 Horner Avenue  Toronto (Etobicoke) M8W 2B2.  For information see www.omss.ca/pages/annual_show

21st & 22nd    Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Two-Day Annual Show, Burlington Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Centre, 3063 South Service Road, Burlington, ON, (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com). see csmmi.com/annual-show-2024-overview for details.

 

July 2024

28th               Orangeville Gun and Militaria Show, Orangeville Fairground,  247090 Side Road #5, Mono, ON   8:00am to 12:00pm, Alan (416) 579-4944, email: ajglanfield@gmail.com    Orangeville Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

August 2024

11th                 H.M.C.S. Ancaster/Hamilton Gun and Militaria Show, Ancaster Fairgrounds, Marritt Hall, 630 Trinity Road South, Jerseyville, ON L0R 1R0,  8:00am to 1:00pm, Marshall (289) 700-6017 HMCS Ancaster Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

15th & 18th    OMSA 2024 Convention, Orders and Medals Society of America, Chicag0, Ill, USA,  for information see https://www.omsa.org/upcoming-omsa-convention/

 

September 2024

14th               Toronto Medals and Militaria Show, Etobicoke Olympium, 590 Rathburn Road, Toronto, ON, 8:30am to 1:30pm  www.torontomilitaryshow.com (info 416-427-8379 or cmhctoronto@hotmail.com)

14th               The Orders and Medals Research Society Annual Convention, Milton Keynes, England, UK,   www.omrs.org/conventions/omrs-annual-convention-2024

15th                Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Show & Sale, 2285 New Street, Burlington, ON, 8:00am to 12:00pm (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com). 2024 CSMMI Shows flyer

19th & 21st     The Max Show, York Expo Center, York, Pennsylvania, USA, http://www.sosovms.com/the-MAX-Show/

29th                   Orangeville Gun and Militaria Show, Orangeville Fairground,  247090 Side Road #5, Mono, ON   8:00am to 12:00pm, Alan (416) 579-4944, email: ajglanfield@gmail.com    Orangeville Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

October 2024

5th                   Lombardy Gun & Militaria Show & Sale (Eastern Ontario), Lombardy Fair Grounds, 6 Kelly Road, Lombardy, ON, K0G 1L0, 8:00am to 2:00pm, John (613) 928-2382, email: siderisjp@sympatico.ca.   Eastern Ont Gun & Militaria 2024 Shows flyer

12th                 Lyndhurst Gun & & Militaria Show (Eastern Ontario), Lyndhurst Legion Hall, 306 Lyndhurst Road, Lyndhurst, ON, K0E 1N0 8:00am to 2:00pm, John (613) 928-2382, email: siderisjp@sympatico.ca.   Eastern Ont Gun & Militaria 2024 Shows flyer

13th                 H.M.C.S. Ancaster/Hamilton Gun and Militaria Show, Ancaster Fairgrounds, Marritt Hall, 630 Trinity Road South, Jerseyville, ON L0R 1R0,  8:00am to 1:00pm, Marshall (289) 700-6017. HMCS Ancaster Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

19th                 The Military Show, New location - Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 101, 3850 Lakeshore Blvd. West, Etobicoke (Toronto), ON, M8W 1R3, 8:30am to 12:00pm  for more information: www.themilitaryshow.com

20th                 Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Show & Sale, 2285 New Street, Burlington, ON, 8:00am to 12:00pm (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com). 2024 CSMMI Shows flyer

26th                 Militaria Show and Sale, Peterborough Armoury 220 Murray Street, Peterborough, ON, 9:00am to 1:00pm, supporting The Peterborough Military Museum and 2762 Royal Canadian Army Cadets,   for more information or to rent tables: contact Ian Kyle (705) 875-8938, email: i.kyle321@nexicom.net. Militaria Show Peterborough, flyer & application

TBD                Ottawa Military Heritage Show, Nepean Sportsplex, 1701 Woodroffe, Ave., Ottawa, ON, 8:30am to 2:30pm  Eric (343) 542-2288  email: blen0005@hotmail.com  Facebook site https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100067908207106 

 

November 2024

2nd               Oshawa Military Show, General Sikorski Hall, 1551 Stevenson Road North, Oshawa, ON  8:00am to 2:00pm, Mike (905) 242-8794, email: oshawamilitaryshow@outlook.com.    2024 Oshawa Military Show flyer

17th               Canadian Society of Military Medals & Insignia (CSMMI) Show & Sale, 2285 New Street, Burlington, ON, 8:00am to 12:00pm (Mike at skyharbour12@gmail.com)   2024 CSMMI Shows flyer

24th               Orangeville Gun and Militaria Show, Orangeville Fairground,  247090 Side Road #5, Mono, ON   8:00am to 12:00pm, Alan (416) 579-4944, email: ajglanfield@gmail.com    Orangeville Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

December 2024

8th                 H.M.C.S. Ancaster/Hamilton Gun and Militaria Show, Ancaster Fairgrounds, Marritt Hall, 630 Trinity Road South, Jerseyville, ON L0R 1R0,  8:00am to 1:00pm, Marshall (289) 700-6017. HMCS Ancaster Gun & Militaria 2024 Show flyer

 

Please let us know if you know of any upcoming events and we will be sure to include them.

Saturday, June 15, 2024                   9 am to 3 pm

ON PARADE 2024

Canada's Largest Model Soldier Show

Franklin Horner Community Centre
432 Horner Avenue  Toronto (Etobicoke) M8W 2B2

"On Parade" is the Ontario Model Soldier Society's annual public show and celebration of the hobby of model soldiers.  Thousands of model soldiers from many historical eras and countries will be on display - everything from small war games figures to 1/6 scale figures and vehicles. This year they have moved the show to a new larger venue at the Franklin Horner Community Centre.  They will have two large adjoining gymnasiums as their show space.  They have also returned to their traditional Saturday date for the show.

for more info: www.omss.ca/pages/annual_show

Saturday, April 27, 2024,    8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 2024 (date to be announced)     

Ottawa Military Heritage Show 

Nepean Sportsplex, 1701 Woodroffe Ave., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K2G 0C4
This is an in-person event. 
Medals, badges, insignia, swords, daggers, bayonets, uniforms, field equipment, helmets, war souvenirs, trench art, toy soldiers, inert ordnance, accessories/accoutrements, books, prints, etc.
Experts on-site to identify your treasures. "Free Appraisals"  No firearms or explosive devices.
For more information see: https://www.facebook.com/Ottawa-Military-Heritage-Show-1430069127282016/  or call Eric Blenkarn at (343) 542-2288.   email: blen0005@hotmail.com

COBWFA - Central Ontario Branch Western Front Association

In-person meetings will take place at R.S. McLaughlin Armoury - Sergeants' Mess, 53 Simcoe St. North, Oshawa ON, Canada, L1G 4R9.  Live stream on Facebook.

Meet & greet at 9:30am, presentations at 10:30am

Up-coming Speakers program coming soon

 

Admission:  Free or by Donation
For more information see: www.facebook.com/www.cobwfa.ca/
website: www.cobwfa.ca

 

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