Coca-Cola Collectors Club event coming to QC

Over 500 Coca-Cola memorabilia collectors from around the world will gather at the Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center in Bettendorf Tuesday through Saturday, June 25-29, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Coca-Cola Collectors Club Annual Convention.

The week of activities will conclude with a swap meet held in the State Ballroom at the center on Saturday, June 29. This event is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., welcoming everyone to purchase items from members to start or expand their collection. The convention will conclude with a members-only farewell banquet on Saturday evening. 

“We are thrilled to host the Coca-Cola Collectors Club in the Quad Cities as they celebrate a milestone year,” said Lindsey Row, director of public relations and communications at Visit Quad Cities. “Hosting this gathering of collectors who embody the spirit and nostalgia of one of the world’s most iconic brands is an honor. We look forward to showcasing the hospitality and charm of the Quad Cities while they enjoy this special occasion.”

During this exciting week-long event, members will showcase their collections through various displays and seminars, providing opportunities for engagement and networking with fellow collectors and enthusiasts. The event will feature traditional and silent auctions, allowing members to buy and sell unique memorabilia. Additionally, guests can register to become members of the Coca-Cola Collectors Club at the event. 

“Each auction highlights different categories of collectibles, such as trays, signs, clocks, and posters. It’s a fantastic way to enhance your collection,” stated a representative from the Coca-Cola Collectors Club.

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