2024 National Convention

Event Date: 
Thursday, 14 March 2024 to Saturday, 16 March 2024

The 2024 Convention is officially on the clock and the countdown has begun. We will be in Erie, PA March 14th -16th and will have an amazingly good time buying and selling iron and catching up with friends, meeting new members, making new friends and creating lifelong friendships and memories.

Registration details:
Location - Erie, PA
Dates - March 14, 15, and 16th
Registration - $145
Mail check and registration to Joshua Delp
Make check out to GCICA 2024
Make your hotel reservations - hotels are located together and one is pet friendly

We will also mail out a registration form to current members.

Also start thinking about items you want to place in the Friday auction. Sonny McCarter will soon be sharing additional details for the auction which is always a highlight.

The convention hotels are:
Courtyard By Marriott
Erie Ambassador Conference Center
7792 Peach St
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 860-8300

Hilton Garden Inn Erie
2225 Downs Drive
Erie, PA 16509
(814) 866-1390

Both are off I-90 in Erie, PA Peach Street.

Room rates are $129(king or double) + tax approx. A 13% rate will be honored for 3 days past the event when making a reservation please ask for the G&CICA Group. 

Both hotels have complimentary high-speed internet, on-site bar, fitness center, and indoor pool.

Airport shuttle for Hilton Garden Inn upon request.

Both hotels comprise the conference center complex and are connected for easy access to all convention meeting rooms which are all on the ground floor of the Marriot. If you have mobility needs, it’s recommended to mention such when making your reservation. The ground floor at the Marriott is where all events will be held.

The 32 annual convention activities are being planned and some of the traditional activities are being considered.  

Show and tell, bring the most interesting pieces that you have found, and show them to others. 

Hospitality room -Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evening. 

For those conducting room sales remember no room sales during scheduled convention events.

To make this convention successful, volunteers will be needed. If you’re willing to assist, please contact me, the convention host. 

Gary Baran 814-464-3446
Email garybarancjl@gmail.com