Eighth Annual Lehigh Valley Knifeshow
Buy, sell, trade, and display knives: New, antique, rusty, factory, custom, hunting, military, swords, daggers, folders, Bowies, tomahawks, razors, bayonets, sharpeners, books!
Admission only $6.00! Bring your supervised children. No charge if under 13.
Show your family, children, and friends the beauty and fascination of quality knives!
Meals and snacks for sale in the Community Center. Many hotels and restaurants are nearby.
For information, call Bill Goodman, CPA, manager of Good Knives, LLC.
Office: 610-253-2745, Home: 610-258-5063, Cell: 484-241-6176,
Directions: Easton is on the Pennsylvania / New Jersey border, in the Lehigh Valley, 60 miles north of Philadelphia, 17 miles east of Allentown, and 75 miles west of New York City. The Charles Chrin Community Center is modern and beautiful, with ample free parking. It is visible along the North side of US-22. For easy access, exit US 22 at 25th Street, also known as Nazareth Road and PA-248. Look for knife s how direction signs at intersections.
US-22 going west: Take US-22 to the 25th Street exit in Easton. At first traffic light (next to MacDonald’s Restaurant), cross 25th Street, continuing west on Sales Street, 0.1 mile to the next traffic light. Turn right onto Northampton Street. Go west, 0.5 mile to next traffic light. Turn right onto Greenwood Avenue. Go north, 0.2 mile to second left. Go west on Green Pond Road, 0.7 mile to entrance into Charles Chrin Community Center on left side at 4100 Green Pond Road.
US-22 going east: Take US-22 to the 25th Street exit in Easton. At first traffic light (next to Burger King Restaurant), turn left onto 25th Street. Go north, 0.2 mile to first traffic light. Turn left onto Northampton Street (next to Gulf Station). Go west, 0.6 mile to second traffic light. Turn right onto Greenwood Avenue . Go north, 0.2 mile to second left. Go west on Green Pond Road, 0.7 mile to entrance into Charles Chrin Community Center on left side at 4100 Green Pond Road.
I-78 and US-22 run parallel, east and west, through Easton. I-78 does not connect directly to 25th Street. US -22 does. I-78 connects to US-22 via PA-611 and PA-33 in Easton. I-80 also connects to PA-33 near Stroudsburg, which goes south to US-22 in Easton. I-476 (PA Turnpike), PA-611, PA-115, PA-309, PA-209, PA-191, PA-222, PA-412, PA-212, PA-413, PA-32, PA-378, NJ-29, NJ-94, NJ-57, and NJ-46 all lead toward Easton.
Eastern PA Knife Collectors Association: Join us. We meet monthly, the first Monday, 7 PM, Spring town, PA Fire Department, a few miles south of Hellertown and Bethlehem, PA, on PA-412 and PA-212, between Riegelsville and Quakertown, PA. Call President Bill Odor for details, 610-982-5773. EPKCA’s annual knife show is March 14 & 15, 2015. EPKCA is not officially associated with this September Easton show, but many members participate.
Set up Friday afternoon, 3 to 9 PM, and Saturday and/or Sunday mornings, 7 to 9 AM.
The modern Charles Chrin Community Center of Palmer Township has been a wonderful host for several years. It is eager to continue support of our growth. It is visible along the north side of US 22, between PA 33 and PA 248 (25th street), Easton, PA. Large parking lots and lawns surround it. Electrical outlets are available along walls. Bring extension cords and multiple outlet strips. Compliance with local, state, and federal laws is required. Although Pennsylvania is friendly to knife collectors, automatic knives are not normally allowed to be carried. Vendors may display only knife-related items. No guns or flea market items are allowed for sale. Show officials will approve displays. We are not responsible for any losses. The Community Center and the show halls are locked over night, with security cameras and an alarm service connected to the police department. Smoking and alcoholic beverages are prohibited anywhere in the Community Center. Self contained RVs, campers, and trailers may park overnight.
Advertising & promotion: We are again widely promoting this annual show in many knife, gun, hunting, fishing, and outdoor sports magazines, newspapers, and websites. We shall again distribute 13,000 flyers at other gun and knife shows, clubs, shops, and restaurants. Vis it our website, www.PAKnifeShow.com, and sign up for our e-mail list. E-mails will be sent to thousands of known knife fans, makers, dealers, collectors, vendors, etc. If you have a good place to announce this show, please forward this flyer and list the show on your favorite websites. This show is a repeat of our successful knife shows held in past years on the same weekend. Help us promote and grow this high quality annual show, at low cost to all. Then you can make more sales! Ask for more free flyers to distribute to fans and customers, and to display at your shop and other shows. Easton, PA is convenient to buyers and vendors living in New Jersey, New York, and Eastern Pennsylvania. Around 30 million people live within 150 miles. We should again attract thousands of knife fans. The show will repeat next year, on September 26 and 27, 2015.
Begins: September 27, 2014, 9:00 am
Ends: September 28, 2014, 3:00 am
Charles Chrin Community Center
4100 Green Pond Road
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