Chicagopex 2017 - Our 131st Year!

November 17-19, 2017
Westin Chicago Northwest
400 Park Blvd
Itasca, IL 60143

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Thank you for your interest in CHICAGOPEX. This year’s event will be November 17-19, at the Westin Chicago Northwest, 400 Park Blvd., Itasca, IL 60143; please use link, above, for map and directions. For room availability and reservations, please contact the hotel directly at (630) 773-4000, or through Westin reservations at (866) 716-8104, Mention CHICAGOPEX for our special room rate ($125 per night +tax). The hotel may quote a $10 per night facility fee, which will be waived for CHICAGOPEX guests.

We welcome two convening societies this year: Israel Philatelic Society and British Caribbean Study Group. We will host a Philatelic Exhibition, a Philatelic Literature Exhibition, and a Dealer Bourse. The CHICAGOPEX Awards Banquet will be at the show hotel on Saturday evening, Nov. 18th; advance reservations are required. Information on all Chicagopex 2017 functions, including the banquet, scheduled meetings, participating postal administrations, and exhibits prospectus and application will be available on our web site -

Our Philatelic Exhibition is one of the largest and most prestigious in the country. Completed application, frame fee, title page and synopsis must reach the Philatelic Exhibits Committee by Aug 15. We expect to be oversubscribed again this year, and will accept exhibits partially on the basis of application date and completeness; early application is encouraged. Prospective exhibitors will be notified of acceptance no later than Sept. 15. Philatelic Exhibits Contact: Tim Wait, P.O. Box 16131, Loves Park, Il 61132, (815) 670-5869

For the 51st consecutive year, CHICAGOPEX will host a Literature Exhibition. Applications and exhibits must reach the Literature Exhibits Committee by Sept. 21; early application is encouraged. Prospective exhibitors will be notified of acceptance as soon as possible, but no later than Sept. 30. Literature Exhibits Contact: Ken Trettin; P.O. Box 56, Rockford, IA 50468 -

Our Dealer Bourse will feature more than 80 dealers. We are proud of the wide variety of philatelic material offered by leading national and international dealers. Bourse Contact: Charles Berg, 7139 W Higgins Av, Chicago, IL 60656-1972, (773) 775-2100-

We invite philatelic groups to meet at CHICAGOPEX 2017 on Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Please contact us as soon as possible to make arrangements. Meetings; Dottie Kugel, 502 York Rd, Hinsdale, IL 60521-3531

Show hours are Friday 10am to 6pm, Saturday 10am to 6pm, and Sunday10am to 4pm.

For any questions, please contact Jerry Nylander, General Chairman

See you at CHICAGOPEX 2017!