At the Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054

     September 13, 2019: 10am-6pm
     September 14, 2019: 10am-5pm
        September 15, 2019: 10am-4pm   
Setup (dealers & earlybirds-$60): September 12, 1pm-6pm​

click link and ​print this page for $2 off admission coupon​​

2019 Interview of Brent Johnson of Santiago Capital, talking about the future of gold

(cut and paste the link into your browser)

Check out this video from our 2016 show!

Short Schedule of Events


Opening Ceremonies: 9:50am

"The Kid who picked the gold coin" promotion all weekend for young collectors. Chance to win gold coin.


Boy Scout Merit Badge Worshop

Saturday 1:00pm

Prerequisites:  Arrive in your Class A uniform; you will receive free admission to the show. Bring a Blue Card signed by your Scoutmaster. (Parent chaperones receive a $2 discount off the $6 admission.) Come early to take a look around at the show beforehand which will complete Requirement 10.b

Read the Coin Collecting Merit Badge pamphlet. Get your merit badge pamphlet at the South Bay Scout Shop, It is recommended that Scouts bring a Red Book, if they have one. One can be purchase at the show. There will be some to look at during the workshop. To get sign-off on the Blue Card, each Scout needs to collect and bring the coins required for Requirements 3, 6, 7, & 9 to show the Merit Badge Counselor. (Click to view requirements.) Although we will go over the requirements in the workshop, Scouts should be prepared to demonstrate knowledge for Requirements 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, &10. Numismatic magazines will be available, and time allotted, for completion of Requirement 5.b. 
Numismatists and Merit Badge Counselors will be running the workshop.

Please email to register for this workshop:
Counselors: Emile Mestressat & Suzy Trigonis, San Jose, CA

Copy and past this link to see TV footage of our show

(coverage starts at 23:30 into program)

Admission $6, good for all three days

      U.S. &World Coins/ Stamps/Currency Bought & Sold, Stamps, other collectibles
     ​Spring 2020 Show date: TBD


Scott Griffin, PO Box 1876, Suisun, CA 94585
                  Questions? Call 415-601-86

Dealers confirmed to attend the September 2019 Show:                  

Americana Rare Coins
Alistair Skinner
Musa Numismatic

Elman Exonumia
Customized Numismatic Portfolios, Inc.
Classical Ancient Coins

Tangible Investments
Fragner & Fragner
RAM Rare Coins
K & K Coins & Collectibles
Pacific Midwest
Livermore Coin
Jim Fugate Autographs
Cal National
Bruce Braga Rare Coins
Plaia Numismatics
Al Arnold Coin Exchange

Moraga Numismatics

Falcone Coins

Excelsior Coin Gallery

Witter Coins​

Pieropan Numismatics

Alex & Son​

McIntosh Collectables
Ken Barr

Bear Country Coins

Kirk Ance

Thoreson Numismatics

​Gallegus Enterprises

Mark Corey
Jack Beymer
Gene Nixon

Ken Byrd Coins & Currency
Art McBride Rare Coins
Kurt Herrmann Rare Coins
Caveman Coins
Pahrump Coin Shop
Silver Eagle Coins & Collectibles
Mike Locke - California Gold


Douglas Gary

​Jerry Forbis Numismatics​


​Ken Dorney

Griffin Coins

Glenn Schinke


West Coast Coins​​

Rockin Coins

G&D Coins

Armando's Coins​

ML Coins & Currency

Moloian Luxury Assets

London Coin Gallery​​

Sam's Coins

Terri Littlejohn

​For more information,
call Griffin Coins at 415-601-8661

For Dealers Only:
Dear Dealers,

 Welcome back to the Santa Clara Convention Center for CoinExpo Santa Clara Coin & Collectibles Show! 

Click on this link for the bourse application

I'd like to communicate a few updates to you. They are:

We have one hotel with a courtesy block for Thursday 9/12 - Saturday 9/14 nights.

    Biltmore Hotel
2151 Laurelwood Rd, Santa Clara, CA (408) 988-8411
$108 / $118 per night plus tax, free breakfast, free parking, Wi-Fi & shuttle.  BOOKING CODE # 37145

Room block available until August 28, 2019

Our hours for the show are the following:
Thursday, 9/12: Dealer setup/Early Bird 1pm-6pm (no public)
Friday, 9/13: Public hours of 10am-6pm (dealers 8am)
Saturday, 9/14: Public hours of 10am-5pm (dealers 9am)
 Sunday, 9/15: Public hours of 10am-4pm (dealers 9am)

 Please feel free to contact me with any questions

Best regards,
Scott Griffin
Portsmouth Square Company

Portsmouth Square Company Coin Shows

Griffin Coins


SF Area Coin &  Collectibles Show
(Vacaville Coin Show info farther below in this column)
The South San Francisco Conference Center
255 South Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Next Date

 February 8, 2020: 10am-5pm
  February 9, 2020: 10am-4pm

       U.S. &World Coins, Currency, Collectibles, 
              Stamps Bought & Sold

Kids Activities, Drawings, Door Prizes

$5 General Admission, $2 coupon: Please just print this page (one only) and you can bring that page to the show to receive your $2 discount at the door.

Thank you for your business!

Dealers in attendance:

Excelsior Coin Gallery

Witter Coins

Frank Laiacona

Alex & Son Coins

Pacific Midwest

Kirk's Coins

Fragner & Fragner

Rockin Coins

K&K Collectibles

Sierra Gold & Coin

Errors & More

Pahrump Coin Shop

Kenneth Dorney Ancient Coins

Glenn Schinke

Griffin Coins

Kurt Herrmann Rare Coins

Bruce Braga Rare Coins

Moraga Numismatics

Armando's Coins


Silver Eagle Coins

Ken Barr

Pieropan Numismatics


For more information,

call Griffin Coins at 415-601-8661

Vacaville Coin Show

November 16, 2019

Vacaville Moose Lodge

6585 Gibson Canyon Rd, Vacaville, Ca

Hours: 9am-4pm

Admission: $4, $2 off with coupon

Free Coins for kids!

Dealers in attendance:

Alex & Son Coins

Bruce Braga Rare Coins

Gallegus Enterprises

Griffin Coins

Kirk Ance Rare Coins

Kurt Herrmann Rare Coins

Moraga Numismatics

Peter McIntosh Rare Coins

​San Francisco International Coin Show

At the Holiday Inn Golden Gateway

1500 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA

Date :
December 6, 2019 10am-7pm (Friday)
December 7, 2019: 10am-5pm (Sat)

Setup for dealers: Thurs, Dec. 5, 2019: 3pm-6pm.    

World, Ancient and US Coins/Currency & other Collectibles Bought & Sold

Presentation on Friday evening at 7pm titled:

"The Incuse Coinage of Magna Graecia"

presented by Mike Gasvoda of

Classical Numismatic Group, LLC

Open to all attendees of the Show.

Refreshments will be served.

Click this link & print flyer for $2 off at front door

Dealers participating at December 2019 show:

Numismatica Ars Classica

Classical Numismatic Group, LLC

Witter Coins

Frank Kovacs


Musa Numismatic Art

Harlan Berk LTD

Mike Bezayiff

Glenn Schinke/ ML Teller

Wolfshead Gallery

Phil Jones Numismatics & Artifacts

Nilus Coins

Sincona (Switzerland)

Pegasi Numismatics

Shanna Schmidt


​Irish & World Coins -Del Parker

Jarod Middleton

Alex & Sons Coins

​Herakles Numismatics


Hotel Info:

To make reservations under the room block at the host hotel, follow the following instructions:  
Copy and paste the following text into your browser :

     Step one: change the pre-filled "today" date and input your desired arrival and departure dates.
     Step two: click on "Check Availability" which is highlighted in green.

     Step three: the next page takes you to the price and type of room available. Continue to follow the prompts to complete booking for your desired dates.

Alternatively, you can call directly to the Holiday Inn - Golden Gateway (+1) (866) 272-7098.
The rate of $189/nt will be valid as long as the hotel has rooms available, up to and including November 4, 2019, which is when the room block expires.

For more information,
call Griffin Coins at 415-601-8661