Photo courtesy of Eric
The Casino Chip & Gaming Token Collectors Club, Inc. wrapped
up its 22nd annual convention on June 21 at the South Point Hotel,
Casino & Spa. From opening day on Thursday morning to closing
moments on Saturday, laughs, smiles and casino memorabilia were
The South Point's Grand Ballroom was wall to wall with dealers,
collectors and authors for 3 straight days, buying, selling and
trading nearly anything and everything ever seen inside a casino.
Many prized items were crossed off collectors' want lists and old
memorabilia found new homes.
The CC>CC was fortunate to have some wonderful speakers
present on topics ranging from the latest technology affecting the
hobby, to how casinos and Vegas were run in "The Good Ole
This year's convention ran concurrent with Las Vegas ComicCon,
so it wasn't a surprise to see Batman checking out a few casino
chip, but then again this is Vegas! Over 1,500 people visited the
convention in three days, making 2014 a very successful year.
"We experienced a great turnout at our 2014 CC>CC
Convention," said Doug Smith, President of the CC>CC.
"Several dealers I talked to had fantastic shows and seemed to have
a full table for much of the convention."
Next year's convention dates are June 25-27, 2015, and the
CC>CC will be back at the fabulous South Point Hotel, Casino
& Spa. Everyone, dealers, collectors and curious guests are
welcome to attend this fantastic annual event!
Further information is available at http://www.ccgtcc.com/.