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Celebrate 30 years of the Keepsake Ornament Club (KOC) in Kansas City on August 3rd, 4th and 5th, 2017 at the Sheraton Crown Center Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri.

Grab your friends and neighbors and head to the town square for a grand celebration of Keepsake Ornament Club’s 30 years! It’s time for the 2017 Keepsake Ornament Club Convention!

You’ll have time to chat on a park bench with an old friend, grab coffee with a new friend and be surrounded by your favorite Hallmark Keepsake Artists and Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments. We’ll have games, prizes and lots of surprises.

For hotel reservations: Call 1-866-932-6214. You must mention the Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Club to receive the discounted rate.

New this year

Friday Night Celebrations at the Village:

Friday Night Dinner Celebration and Costume Contest
When: 5:30pm
Where: Exhibit Hall A

Doors will open for a celebratory dinner experience at 5:30pm (NOTE: New Time) in Exhibit Hall A. Those that have pre-purchased the meal will use their Dinner ticket from their registration bags to pick up their food. A cash bar will also be available. Enjoy festive music from our Hallmark Band and sit back and watch the Costume Contest at 6:30. We will not be giving an ornament during dinner this year. The Dinner event is completely optional and will be casual, fun and celebratory.

NEW - Costume Contest!
Time: 5:30pm
Where: Exhibit Hall A

Show your Keepsakes LOVE with themed attire, costumes or just some flair! We will be rewarding the best costumes for the following costume categories:

      1. Best outfit that shows what collecting Keepsakes means to you. (ex. Family, Community, Festive Holiday fun!)
      2. Best outfit inspired by a Keepsake Ornament Series
      3. Best outfit inspired by the Year 1987 (the first year of the KOC)

Costume Contest participants MUST attend this event. Judges will be seated just outside Exhibit Hall A. Be sure to swing by the judges table on your way into Exhibit Hall A. All participants will get the chance to show off their costumes on stage at Friday’s Dinner Celebration. Costume Contest Winners will be announced during the Friday night 30th Anniversary Presentation at 7:30. You will still be able to claim your prize if you cannot attend the Friday evening event.

NEW- Friday Night Special 30th Anniversary Presentation!
When: 7:30pm
Where: Ballroom

All Event attendees are invited to be experience a very special presentation in honor of this important anniversary. The Village Shopping Center (Ballroom) will be transformed to theater seating and doors will open at 7:00. Look forward to some very special speakers and an exciting celebration of the last 30 years of the Keepsake Ornament Club. The presentation will be packed full of video, recognition, tributes, sneak peeks, and surprises! (even a few exciting giveaways!).

NEW - Announcing this year’s Seminar and Workshop lineup!

Come experience Keepsake Ornaments like never before at 6 different Seminars and Workshops

  • Exciting prizes and raffle drawings in every session (your ticket is your chance to win)
  • Get a sneak peek at 2018 or 2019 Keepsake Ornaments in every seminar
  • Enjoy fascinating video presentations
  • Interact with some of our Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Staff members
  • All guests that attend a session or workshop will receive a uniquely designed trading pin. Collect them all! (there will also be other ways to collect exclusive Convention pins throughout the event)
  • Each session will be 30 to 45 minutes long and you will have plenty of opportunities to attend each session throughout Friday and Saturday

View the Agenda to find out more about each exciting Seminar and Workshop session