Catch the Wave

The 79th Philly Non-Sports Card Show will be held on October 14-15, 2023, at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at 100 Station Avenue, Oaks, PA.

Approximately 80 vendor tables will be filled with vintage and new non-sports cards of all kinds from movies and TV to comics to history. In addition to card dealers, the show will also host card manufacturers and artists.

Artists at the show will include David Acevedo, Jason Brower, Ted Dastick, Jr., and Michael Munshaw. Each will showcase their latest work and interact with attendees. Free promotional cards will be given to attendees, including an exclusive What We Do in the Shadows card from Cryptozoic Entertainment. On Saturday night, a dinner will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Valley Forge/Oaks.

Screenwriter, author, film historian, and card writer Gary Gerani will be the show’s special guest. Gerani has written countless card backs for TV and movie cards mostly on Topps cards as well as Upper Deck in a 40-plus-year career. In addition to work on cards, Gerani created and co-wrote the script for Pumpkinhead, the script for the Vampirella adaptation, and the book, The Card King Chronicles, Vol. 1: The ‘70s.

Admission is $10 daily or $15 for the two-day event. The show is open on Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM and Sunday at 10 AM to 3 PM.

All of the con details are available at phillynon-sportscardshow.com.