Ninth Annual Lehigh Valley Knife Show
Buy, sell, trade, and display knives: New, antique, rusty, shiny, factory, custom, hunting, military, swords, bayonets, daggers, folders, Bowies, tomahawks, razors, 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.
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. Beware: GPS often brings you in a different route which is blocked.
US-22 going west: Take US-22 to the 25th Street exit in Easton. At first traffic light (next to McDonald’s Restaurant), cross 25 th 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), I-380, PA-611, PA-248, PA-115, PA-309, PA-209, PA-191, PA-222, PA-412, PA-212, PA-512, PA-413, PA-32, PA-378, NJ-29, NJ-94, NJ-57, and NJ-46 all lead toward Easton.
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. For 2015, we are making wider aisles, expanding into a second hall, and moving forward one week. 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 overnight, 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.
- 200+ eight foot tables with chairs @ $60 for weekend, including one admission.
- Last year sold out early!
- Reserve and pay now!
- Second hall added!
- Ample free parking!
- Easy access!Handicap accessible!
- No steps!
- Modern & well lit!
- 24 hour Police surveillance!
Make check payable to “Good Knives, LLC”. Send check and application early to Good Knives, LLC,
C/o William N. Goodman, CPA, 765 Young’s Hill Road, Easton, PA 18040-6726. Bad checks will be assessed $25 charge. Late reservations and walk in vendors are welcome, but no guarantees can be made of available tables. Print neatly.
Company name: _______________________________________________________________________________________
City, state, zip code: ______________________________________________________________________________
Telephone numbers: __________________________________________________________________________________
Number of tables desired: _________ Payment included: $_______
Advertising and 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 14,000 flyers at other gun and knife shows, clubs, shops, and restaurants. E-mails will be sent to thousands of known knife fans, makers, dealers, collectors, vendors, etc. Visit our website, www.PAKnifeShow.com, and sign up for our e-mail list. Otherwise, our e-mails may be blocked as spam. 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 17 and 18, 2016, the second to last weekend in September. Note that the show used to be on the last full weekend in September.
About the Eastern PA Knife Collectors Association
Join us. We meet monthly, the first Monday, 7 PM, Springtown, 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 next annual knife show is in April. EPKCA is not officially associated with this September Easton show, but many members participate.
For information, call Bill Goodman, CPA, manager of Good Knives, LLC; Cell: 484-241-6176;
CPA Office: 610-770-9236, Home: 610-258-5063, E-mail: GoodKnives@GoodmanCPA.com
Begins: September 19, 2015, 9:00 am
Ends: September 20, 2015, 3:00 am
Charles Chrin Community Center of Palmer Township
4100 Green Pond Road
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