2017 World's Fair of Money Events

Awards Banquet and Silent Auction

The ANA awards banquet honors members and outstanding individuals for their dedication and work advancing the hobby of numismatics.  Banquet attendees can bid on fabulous auction lots while enjoying the camaraderie of fellow collectors.

The banquet will take place Aug. 4 at 7p.m. at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in the Grand Ballroom. Tickets to attend are $110 and the deadline to register is July 22. Tickets will not be available at the show, so register now!

Those interested in donating items for the silent auction should contact Amber Bradish at (719) 482-9865 or abradish@money.org.

Legacy Series

Visitors to the Denver World’s Fair of Money are invited to attend the ANA’s Legacy Reception to celebrate the contributions of Colorado father-son coin dealers, Ken and Tom Hallenbeck of Hallenbeck Coin Gallery. The event kicks off at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 1 at the Colorado Convention Center, located at 700 14th St. Seating is limited.

Ken and Tom have significantly impacted the Colorado numismatic landscape and coin collecting community through their vision and generosity.

The ticket price of $50 includes hors d'oeuvres, a cash bar and the Legacy Series interview. The deadline for registration is July 18.

For additional information, contact Christie Cooper at 719-482-9815 or Ccooper@money.org

Golden Day at the ANA

Make plans now to join us in Colorado Springs on Sunday, Aug. 6 as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ANA’s headquarters dedication with refreshments, souvenirs, demonstrations, and more. The event takes place after the Denver World’s Fair of Money from 11a.m. to 3p.m.

Round-trip shuttles from the Sheraton (host hotel) depart at 9 a.m. (with departure from Colorado Springs at 2 p.m.) and 10 a.m. (with Colorado Springs departure at 3 p.m.). Cost for transportation is $30 per person; attendance at the celebration is free, although registration is required by July 18. The security room at the Colorado Convention Center will remain open until 10 a.m. on Monday, for those needing to secure valuables. Seats on the buses are limited, so register today!

Shave Miles Fundraiser

Prominent numismatist Michael "Miles" Standish will have his head shaved to raise money for the ANA and the Standish Foundation for Child & Family Centered Healthcare, a nonprofit devoted to helping sick children. And special guest Rick Harrison from Pawn Stars will be doing the shaving!

The hair-raising act will take place at the World's Fair of Money on Thursday, August 3rd, at 2p.m.  The public is invited to attend, and donations are greatly appreciated!

Sundman Luncheon

When Wednesday, August 2, from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m.

Where — Room 504 in the Colorado Convention Center


This year marks the 100th anniversary of United States involvement in "The War to End All Wars," World War I. With that in mind, the 2017 Sundman Luncheon celebrates “Trenches to Treaties: The Numismatic Legacy of World War I.”


Guests who attend the luncheon, priced at $15 per person, enjoy the following presentations:

  • "WWI Generated Many New Paper Money Issues  and The Counterfeiters Followed Right Along," by Joe Boling
  • "The Pittman Silver Purchase Act of 1918," by Roger W. Burdette
  • "Numismatic Trench Art of World War I," by Fred Schwan
  • "War To End All Wars: Americans’ Participate in the Great War Through Its Medals," by David Goya

Registration closes July 27