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Dave and Adam's Card World at the 2013 National

The 34th National Sports Collectors Convention will take place at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois from July 31st to August 4th. For complete show information check out

Dave and Adam's Mega Booth Location

We will be located at Booth 638 in the Corporate Area. Our location is extremely close to all the manufacturer redemption areas!

What to expect at our booth:

  • Enormous selection of unopened boxes and cases
  • Live box/case breaks and content from the National floor
  • Random giveaways and promotions throughout the show

Click on the show floor map to enlarge and see where we are located.

The National provides us with a great chance to meet collectors and put faces with names. We can't wait for the show!

Vintage Cards and Buying Booth - Located at Booth 505
We're bringing a large selection of older unopened boxes and vintage single cards. Our buyers will also be making cash offers on the spot for unopened boxes and cases, vintage single cards, high end modern single cards, complete sets, and more. Stop by booth 505 and check it out!

If you are bringing cards to the National that you are looking to sell, visit our booth or contact us in advance to set up an appointment by emailing or call us toll free at 1-888-440-9787 ext. 100.

DACW Social Media for the Show
Follow @dacardworld on twitter for show updates.
Tweet at us and use the show hashtag #nsccshow

We'll be updating this page with all of the latest info as it comes out prior to the show.

Meet our National Concierge

Kevin Kramarz is your Dave and Adam's National Concierge for all promotions including the Panini VIP Party and Upper Deck Diamond Club Event. If you are interested in attending these events or have questions regarding any of the manufacturer promotions, contact Kevin by phone at 1-888-440-9787 ext. 137 or email him at

Kevin is here to help make your 2013 National Convention experience as enjoyable as possible. Contact him today to reserve products in advance for you to purchase at the show and to gain access into exclusive manufacturer events.

Get Your Redemption Products for Manufacturer Promotions at our Booth!

We'll have all the products you need to get in on manufacturer promotions at the show. There are some incredible promotions going on that are highlighted below. Get to our booth, get the products you need at great prices, and get the show only bonuses from the manufacturers.

  • Wrapper Redemption Program
    We will have all the Panini products you need to get in on their fantastic National Promo Packs. Panini has started to release some preview images and these packs are looking loaded! There are some cards to take a sneak peek at below, with many more images being featured leading up to the National at the Official Panini America Blog.

    Panini VIP Party

    Panini is bringing "The Party" back to the National in 2013! This very special VIP Event is for 75 elite collectors and will take place on Saturday August 3rd. Expect promotions, special athlete guests, and more surprises. If it is anything like last year's party, this will be a once in a lifetime chance for a VIP collector to attend. With Hall of Fame guests, Free Black Boxes, Free Autographs, and other amazing events, last year's party was incredible!

    To receive entrance into this exclusive event you must purchase $7500 in qualifying Panini products. The list of products isn't out yet, but Kevin Kramarz from the Dave and Adam's team will be serving as a National Concierge on all promotions including the Panini VIP Party. If you are interested in attending the party or have any questions on the promotion, contact Kevin by phone at 1-888-440-9787 ext. 137 or by email at Kevin will help make this your best National ever by reserving products in advance for you to purchase at the show and get entrance into the Panini VIP Party.

    Panini has announced Los Angeles Dodgers Rookie Slugger Yasiel Puig will be appearing at the Panini VIP Party! Puig will be signing a customized Panini Authentic photo as part of the special #PaniniVIP event.

    Eligible products for Panini Wrapper Redemption and Panini VIP event:

    • 2013 Score Jumbo Football
    • 2013/14 Score Jumbo Hockey
    • 2013 Panini Prestige Football
    • 2013 Panini Golden Age Baseball
    • 2013 Panini USA Champions Baseball
    • 2012/13 Panini Basketball
    • 2013 Panini Elite Football
    • 2012/13 Panini Rookie Anthology Hockey
    • 2012/13 Panini Crusade Basketball
    • 2012/13 Panini Brilliance Basketball
    • 2012/13 Panini Past & Present Basketball
    • 2012/13 Panini Gold Standard Basketball
    • 2012/13 Panini Signatures Basketball
    • 2012/13 Panini Marquee Basketball
    • 2012/13 Panini Momentum Basketball

    Panini will announce pack quantities and MAPP pricing the week of the National.

  • Bowman Platinum Hobby Box Redemption
    Collectors at the 2012 National loved the exclusive Bowman Blue Foil Parallel set so Topps will bring them back in Chicago! The 25-card 2013 Bowman Platinum Blue Foil Parallel Set (numbered to 500) will feature the hottest prospects and rookies in Baseball. Some lucky collectors will find autograph cards of Byron Buxton, Carlos Correa, Taijuan Walker and more. To top this all off, a Yasiel Puig redemption for an auto can be found in this set!

    Collectors opening ONE full sealed hobby box of 2013 Bowman Platinum Baseball (in front of a Topps representative at their booth) can redeem the box for this exclusive set. This redemption will be limited to 100 sets per day and 1 set per person per day. The set will only be available at the 2013 National Sports Collectors Convention.

    Topps/Bowman Wrapper Redemption
    Topps has created a special 8-card 2013 Wrapper Redemption set that features the 1952 Bowman design. The set features original artwork by James Henry Smith of JHS Sketch Cards. Collectors opening 3 packs of any 2013 Topps/Bowman hobby products (in front of a Topps representative at their booth) can redeem their wrappers for one of the following cards:

    • Mike Trout
    • Ernie Banks
    • Bryce Harper
    • Frank Thomas
    • EJ Manuel
    • Eddie Lacy
    • Tavon Austin
    • Geno Smith

    This redemption will be limited to 100 cards per subject per day. Each subject is limited to 1 subject per person per day.

    Topps has announced that they have added a Yasiel Puig Gypsy Queen card to its redemption program.

    Collectors who open a box of 2013 Topps Tribute WBC Edition at the Topps booth during the show will receive 1 Yasiel Puig card. Puig cards are limited to 1 per person per day and Topps will only have 100 available per day to distribute.

    VIP Set
    National VIP's will receive a 4 card pack with 5 total cards in the set (Two Mickey Mantle cards, Jackie Robinson, Willie Mays, and Babe Ruth).

  • Wrapper Redemption Program
    Purchase 5 packs of 2013 SPx Football, 2013 Upper Deck Hobby Football, 2012/13 SP Authentic Basketball, 2012/13 SP Authentic Hockey, 2013 Goodwin Champions, OR 2 packs of 2012 Fleer Retro Football, 2012/13 Fleer Retro Hockey, or 2012/13 Fleer Retro Basketball, and receive 1 2013 Upper Deck National Sports Collectors Convention Pack. When you purchase the packs at our booth we will provide you with a voucher for the redemption program at the Upper Deck Booth. The program will begin at different times each day starting on Thursday and run as long as supplies last. Collectors can take advantage of the promotion up to four times per person, per day.

    • Thursday Packs:
      • Rory McIlroy
      • Mark McGwire
      • Troy Glaus
      • Jonathan Toews
      • Cheyenne Woods
    • Friday Packs:
      • LeBron James
      • Tony Cingrani
      • Wayne Gretzky
      • Tony Gwynn
      • Brandon Saad
    • Saturday Packs:
      • Tiger Woods
      • Bobby Hull
      • Reggie Jackson
      • Pete Incaviglia
      • Ken Griffey Jr.
    • Sunday Packs:
      • Michael Jordan
      • Frank Thomas
      • Patrick Kane
      • Darryl Strawberry
      • Jim Abbott

    Look for random autographs inserted into these packs from some huge names! Some of the biggest possible hits include Tiger Woods, Wayne Gretzky, Patrick Kane, Rory McIlroy, Bobby Hull, and Jonathan Toews.

    Case Breaker Promotion
    Upper Deck will bring the program back for 2013 with 25 high-end items available to fans looking to open cases of the company's Fleer Retro brands. Collectors can open a sealed six (6) box case of 2012-13 Fleer Retro Basketball, 2012-13 Fleer Retro NHL or 2012 Fleer Retro Football without waiting in any lines at any time throughout the show to receive the following:

    • Twenty 2013 Upper Deck National Sports Collectors Convention Packs (4 packs from each day)
    • One Case Breaker Raffle Ticket good for a random memorabilia item, trading card or one of five Michael Jordan autograph cards produced exclusively for the National Sports Collectors Convention. The item selected will be immediately available to the participant.

    As with the other wrapper redemption promotion, the product must be purchased from a Certified Diamond Dealer at the show who provides the collector with an Upper Deck issued voucher. Collectors can open up to one case, per person, per day at the show. This promotion is limited to the first 25 collectors to take part in the promotion.

    VIP Set
    A special 6 card set of the company's top spokesmen and legendary Chicago players available only to VIP and SuperVIP National ticket holders. Set features Michael Jordan, Wayne Gretzky, Tiger Woods, Jonathan Toews, Frank Thomas, and LeBron James.

    Upper Deck Diamond Club Event
    We will have at least 1 pass to give away for the top spender on Upper Deck products at our booth from Wednesday through Saturday morning. If you have any questions on this program feel free to contact our National Concierge Kevin Kramarz by phone at 1-888-440-9787 ext. 137 or by email at Kevin will also be at our booth to work with anyone interested in attending the event.

    The event will take place on Saturday afternoon, and will be walking distance from the show. Upper Deck has previewed some unbelievable prizes that will be available to attendees at the event, which you can preview here: 25 Reasons Why You Should Be at the 2013 Upper Deck Diamond Club Member & Candidate Reception

  • Box Redemption Program
    Break a box of Sportkings Series F at the In The Game Booth and receive a specially made relic card just for the 34th National. These cards contain single, double, and triple pieces of memorabilia. Each card will have 19 silver versions and 1 gold.

    High-Roller Redemption Program
    Open a 16-box case of Sportkings Series F at the In The Game booth and receive a 1/1 Spectacular Patch made just for the Naional. There will be Spectacular Patch cards of Chicago favorites like Stan Mikita, Chris Chelios, Harold Baines, Bill Skowron, Luis Aparicio, Glenn Hall, Ed Belfour, Sammy Sosa, Jeremy Roenick, and many more!

    VIP Set
    A special 9-card ITG set featuring 9 Chicago Blackhawks Hall of Famers. The special Sportkings Anthology Set will feature Bobby Hull, Stan Mikita, Glen Hall, Pierre Pilote, Tony Esposito, Charlie Gardiner, Max Bentley, Bill Mosienko, and Roy Conacher.

  • Receive one blind-wrapped "Mystery Pack" for each hobby box of 2013 Press Pass NASCAR product purchased on the show floor. Eligible products include 2013 Press Pass Racing, 2013 Total Memorabilia, 2013 Ignite Racing, 2013 Redline Racing, and 2013 Fanfare Racing.

    Every "Mystery Pack" will contain an exclusive Press Pass Fanfare autograph card created just for The National! The roster will consist of approximately 50 drivers including all of the biggest names like Danica Patrick, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, and Tony Stewart. All autograph cards will be numbered up to 10 or less! Each "Mystery Pack" will also include a limited edition Exclusive Fanfare base set parallel card numbered to 3!

    VIP Set
    2013 National Exclusive version of Fan Following insert, consisting of Danica Patrick, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart, and Jimmie Johnson.

  • VIP Set
    7 card set featuring Dodgers Rookie Sensation Yasiel Puig, Pete Rose, Frank Thomas, Hope Solo, Ric Flair, Royce Gracie, and Dave Hester.

    Wrapper Redemption

  • Promotion 1
    Purchase any box of Historic Autograph Product at our booth and open it at the Historic Autograph Booth to get a complete 21 card 2013 HA Originals set including players such as Harry Hooper, Ray Schalk and Max Carey.

    Promotion 2
    Any of the "National Promotion" boxes of Ball of Fame II or Five Boroughs purchased at our booth with a National Promotion sticker and opened at the Historic Autograph booth will get an autographed item from a Hall of Famer (keys to include Ted Williams, Nellie Fox, and Clark Griffith) along with the complete 21 card 2013 HA Originals set including players such as Harry Hooper, Ray Schalk and Max Carey.

    Promotion 3
    Purchase 8 or more boxes of the same product and receive a free box that that product or an equally valued product (to be mailed to the purchaser). Excludes the Originals 1909-1912 that will release on Friday at The National. A receipt from our booth must accompany the boxes.

    Promotion 4
    Purchase a 12-box case of a National Promotion Box (Ball of Fame II or Five Boroughs) and receive one free box of the same product, in addition to the 12 Free Hall of Fame Autographs (to be mailed to the purchaser, excludes The Originals 1909-1912).


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