2022 Schedule of Events

THURSDAY May 26, 2022

  • Smoking Tent Grove Pavilion open 6am to Midnight.
  • 8 am Pipe Making Two Day Seminar begins. Pre-registration required
  • 2 pm Tobacco Blending Seminar, Tent, $20 pay at the event
  • 6 pm Charatan Collectors Society 4pm – Salons A-B
  • Ser Jacopo Group – Salon D

FRIDAY May 27, 2022

  • Smoking Tent Grove Pavilion open 6am to Midnight.
  • 9 am – 4 pm, Smoke and Swap, Tent Grove Pavilion  (6 am vendor line up, 8 am set up $20 charge to Vendors for ½ table)
  • 12 pm – 5 pm Welcome Table for Show Exhibitors, Hotel Cloak Room
  • 4 pm International Charatan Collectors Society, Hotel Great Lakes Ballroom 2
  • 4 pm UPCA Annual Meeting, Tent
  • 5:30 pm UPCA Fast Smoke Competition, Tent
  • 7 pm – 10 pm Welcome Buffet Dinner, Hotel Grand Marquee, $20 at the door
  • 7:30 pm presentations at Welcome Dinner 
  • 9 pm Pipepedia Presentation Scott Thile, Hotel Great Lakes Ballroom 2
  • 9 pm Ladies’ Tobacco Related Arts & Craft Program, Hotel Great Lakes Ballroom II and III
  • 9 pm Pipepedia Presentation – Great Lakes I
  • Ser Jacopo Group – Salon D

SATURDAY May 28, 2022

  • Smoking Tent Grove Pavilion open 6am to Midnight.
  • 7 am Exhibitor Set up, Hotel Ball Room and Grand Marquee 
  • 9 am – 5pm Chicago Pipe Show
  • 11 am – 1, 3 pm Silent Auction
  • 6:30 pm The Chicago Feast banquet, Hotel Lake Side Pavilion
  • 9 pm Doctor of Pipes Meeting

SUNDAY May 29, 2022

  • 6:30 – 9:30 am Pipe Show Breakfast, Lake Side Pavilion
  • 8 am Exhibitor Set up, Hotel Ballroom and Grand Marquee
  • 9 am – 5pm Chicago Pipe Show
  • 11 am Pipe Widow’s Drawing
  • 12 pm Show Awards Presentation
  • 1 pm UPCA United States of America National Pipe Smoking Championship, Tent

Please keep in mind that all of the above activities are subject to change or cancellation, even at the last minute, due to illness or unforeseen circumstances.