Chicagoland's Largest Military Show Promoter

Military Promotions, LLC

 

Military Promotions, LLC has been promoting collectible shows in the Chicago area for over 19 years. The larger show has been held at the Midwest Conference Center in Northlake, IL. for the past 17 years. This facility has over 15,000 sq. ft. of exhibitor space that will accommodate 250, 8' display tables.
There is parking for over 500 cars at the conference center and a parking lot shuttle bus is provided free of charge for the attendees on Saturday and Sunday.

This show is held twice a year, in Spring and Fall of each year.

The Glendale Heights Militaria Show is held at the Ramada Inn & Suites, Glendale Heights,IL. and will be held 6 times a year.
The Ramada Inn has over 6,000 sq. ft. of exhibitor space which accommodates over 90, 8' exhibitor tables. There is parking for over 200 cars. The accessibility, lighting, and parking are all excellent!

Both locations provide Wi-Fi internet access to dealers and attendees free of charge.

Both shows afford the collecting community the ability to meet and speak to vendors from all over the country, and see a vast display of militaria from virtually all periods and wars.

For those that have never attended a show of this type, there is a very wide array of collectibles that can be found. Exhibitors from all over the United States attend this show. You will see items from ALL wars. You will find; edged weapons, books, flags, medals, insignia, hats, helmets, web gears, art work, photos, firearms and one of a kind items.

Please refer to the show schedules for the dates and times
for each respective show.

Thank you for viewing this site and I think that attendance at either of the shows would be be a rewarding experience.



Jeffery A. Stone, Managing Partner
Military Promotions, LLC
P.O. Box 212
Bloomingdale, IL. 60108
708/558-0587
email: chgomilitaryshow@aol.com
website:
www.militarypromotions.info


Military Promotions, LLC. advertises for our shows in MILITARY TRADER MAGAZINE ,  DAILY HERALD, CHICAGO TRIBUNE, CHICAGO SUN-TIMES,and other local newpapers. We now advertise on WIND Radio AM 560 .

 

Chicago Military Collectibles Show
held at the Midwest Conference Center

401 W. Lake Street
Northlake, IL. 60164


 

SHOW DATES FOR 2015

Spring Show:   April 24th, 25th & 26th

Fall Show:   November 13th, 14th & 15th 





SHOW TIMES:

Open to the public at 2pm to 7pm on Friday
Open to the public at 9am to 5pm on Saturday
Open to the public at 9am to 1pm on Sunday

Admission on Friday is $15.00 (good all three days) NO DISCOUNT.
Admission on Saturday  is $8.00, Sunday is $5.00 (NO DISCOUNT GIVEN ON SUNDAY). There is a discount of $1.00 if a show flyer, newspaper ad or show card reminder is presented on SATURDAY ONLY.
Exhibitor tables are $80.00 each. The tables are 8'x 30"

**DEALER SET-UP BEGINS AT 11:00 a.m.**

Dealers must supply their own table covers.



The Glendale Heights Military Collectibles Show
The Ramada Inn and Suites
780 E. North Ave.(Rt.64 1/2 mile West of I-355)
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
  


Show Dates for 2014

 

December 7th

 

Show Dates for 2015

**NO SHOW IN JANUARY DUE TO WEATHER CONCERNS**

 

March 15th

June 7th

August 2nd

October 11th

December 6th 

 


Open to the public from 8am to 1pm.
Sunday only.

DEALER set-up begins at 6:00am

Admission is $5.00.

It is strongly suggested that you attend this show early. Dealers come from some distance and wish to leave early.


Dealer Table Pricing For 8' Tables


$ 40.00 ... 1 table
$ 75.00 ... 2 tables

Dealers must supply their own table covers.

ALL GUNS FOR SALE AT BOTH SHOWS MUST HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED PRIOR TO 1945. NO AMMUNITION IS ALLOWED.

MILITARY PROMOTIONS, LLC HAS THE RIGHT TO PROHIBIT THE ENTRY OF ANY INDIVIDUAL OR INDIVIDUALS THAT WE DEEM NECESSARY.

PLAIN CLOTHES, ARMED SECURITY IS ON-SITE FOR BOTH EVENTS.

MILITARY PROMOTIONS, LLC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE AGE OR AUTHENTICITY OF ANY ITEM(S) SOLD OR TRADED AT THE SHOWS THAT WE PROMOTE. THE BUYER TAKES RESPONSIBILITY FOR HIS OR HER PURCHASE AND SHOULD HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF WHAT HE OR SHE IS PURCHASING. MILITARY PROMOTIONS, LLC HAS THE RIGHT TO REQUEST ANYONE TO LEAVE THE SHOW FOR ABUSIVE, LOUD, UNRULY,ILLEGAL OR DISRUPTING BEHAVIOR., AND WILL BE BANNED FROM ALL MILITARY SHOWS THAT WE CONDUCT. MILITARY PROMOTIONS, LLC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INJURY SUSTAINED BY ANY EXHIBITOR OR ATTENDEE TO ANY EVENT PROMOTED BY MILITARY PROMOTIONS, LLC AND SHALL NOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE OR NEGLIGENT FOR THOSE INJURIES.

MILITARY PROMOTIONS,LLC DOES NOT SUPPORT, CONDONE OR IN ANY WAY TRY TO GLORIFY NAZI GERMANY OR ANY NEO-FASCIST ORGANIZATION. ITEMS BEING SOLD OR DISPLAYED ARE FOR THOSE INDIVIDUALS INTERESTED IN HISTORICAL VALUE AND THE COLLECTING NATURE OF THE PIECE. 

CHECK WITH SHOW PROMOTER PRIOR TO THE EVENT TO INSURE THAT THERE HAS NOT BEEN A DATE CHANGE OR CANCELLATION

Please refer to the map below for the location of the RAMADA INN & SUITES.





 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Midwest Conference Center is indicated on the map above. This is location of the Chicago Military Collectibles Show
More information on the MIDWEST CONFERENCE CENTER can be located at:
http://www.midwestconf.com/



The following lodging is available in the immediate surrounding area of the Midwest Conference Center:

(LOCATED WITHIN 4 MILES OF SHOW)



RAMADA INN & SUITES
780 E. North Ave.
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
630/942-9500
****** SPECIAL RATE FOR ALL MILITARY SHOWS OFFERED BY MILITARY PROMOTIONS******
The daily rate is $59.00+ taxes.
PLEASE MENTION THE MILITARY SHOW WHEN BOOKING
 

HOLIDAY INN-Elmhurst
624 N. York Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(630)279-1100 Fax(800)465-4329

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS
9333 Rt. 83 and Riverside
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(630)279-0700

SUPER 8 MOTEL
3010 N. Mannheim Road
Franklin Park, IL 60131
(847)288-0600


COURTYARDS BY MARRIOTT
370 North Route 83
Elmhurst, IL 60559
(630)941-9444
 
Springhill Suites
410 W. Lake Street
Elmhurst, IL 60559
(630)782-6300


I hope that these locations will provide the types of lodging you require. If anyone has suggestions on lodging for this event, please email me.