2018 Convention - June 20-23

Information on the 2018 Convention and Glass Show & Sale will be posted on this page as it becomes available. Convention will proceed in much the same manner as in past years, with preliminary events on Wednesday evening, Thursday during the day, and then the Glass Dash and Glass Show on Friday and Saturday. Banquets on both Friday and Saturday nights along with a very short membership meeting and the popular "Bring and Brag" session, emceed by Lynn Welker.

Here is the tentative schedule for the 2018 Convention.


Most events are held either at the National Museum of Cambridge Glass or the Pritchard Laughlin Civic Center. It is located at:
Pritchard-Laughlin Civic Center
7033 Glenn Highway
Cambridge, OH 43725

Just pop that address in your GPS or follow the directions in the section below on directions.

Directions to Pritchard-Laughlin Civic Center

The directions to the Pritchard-Laughlin Civic Center are quite simple. To get there, take exit 176 off I-70, follow the road to where it comes to a "T" with US 40, turn right for about a quarter of a mile. The Pritchard-Laughlin Civic Center will be on your left. Here is a basic map to the Civic Center.

Area Hotels

Once again, the Comfort Inn and Sleep Inn offered NCC a special Glass Rate of $79/night for a King room or Two Queen Room. You can book directly online (identify yourself as being with Cambridge Glass) by following these links:
Comfort Inn
Sleep Inn
For the list of other area hotels, just click here. We also understand that the Hampton Inn also has a new Cambridge Glass rate. Make sure to ask for it.

Photos from Convention 2017

Here are a few photos from the Convention. Click on any of the small photos to see a larger picture. Then use your browser's "BACK" button to return to this page.

Animal Display in the Lobby
Thanks to Wendy & Dave Loss
First in line
Lynn, Ginny and Mark Cartee
(first in line for the Glass Show)
Wilds crowd
Part of The Wilds tour group
Rick Jones
Rick Jones - Convention Chairman
(outfitted for Safari)
Two of Rick's friends from the Wilds
Another of Rick's friends (BIG friend)