MILCOPEX 24 gladly accepts a wide variety of exhibit types. The theme for this year's event is "Uniquely Wisconsin" but you need not limit yourself. The MILCOPEX 24 show will be also be marking the 125th Anniversary of the Milwaukee Philatelic Society and the 75th Anniversary of the American Topical Association. Additionally we will be Celebrating Flag Day, June 14. Flag Day was unofficially established at Waubeka, Wisconsin in 1885!
Please note that, as a two-day show, we are limited to 125 frames of exhibits. We expect to be oversubscribed so early entries are encouraged.
The Prospectus and Application for our WSP exhibits is below and on the documents page. As an American Philatelic Society (APS) World Series of Philately show, the MILCOPEX 2024 Grand Award winner is eligible for the “Champion of Champions” competition at the Great American Stamp Show (GASS) in 2024. GASS 2024 will be held in Hartford, CT, August 15-18, 2025.
The list of competitive exhibits will be posted below when it becomes available.
We also have a second, non-competitive exhibiting category this year. We are looking for single page Wisconsin themed exhibits that will be shown on the home page of this website. Printed copies of each page will also be mounted for viewing at the show. Instructions and an application for the one page exhibits are located below.
See below for past palmares
Ken Trettin – Chief Judge
U.s. Postal History
Thanks to all exhibitors. See below for palmares
There will be more than 2,000 pages of competitive, national level exhibits judged by APS accredited judges . Awards will include Grand, Reserve Grand, Best Single Frame and Most Popular. The Grand Award winner is eligible to participate in the Champion of Champions competition at APS StampShow; the Grand One Frame Award winner is eligible for the One Frame Champion of Champions at AmeriStamp Expo. A link to download the prospectus and application is below and on the Documents page.
If you have questions or to submit applications, please contact our Exhibits Chair, Blayne Kirsch using the email address on the Prospectus, the Contact Milcopex Committee button on the Contact Us page, or by snail mail at P.O. Box 170832, Milwaukee, WI 53217.
Also included below are the instructions and application for our one page non-competitive Wisconsin themed exhibits
Note: 2020 show was cancelled due to Covid and 2021 show was not held due to APS show in Chicago. As you can see, some are missing. We are trying to locate older palmares. If you have copies please let us know via the Contact Us section on the home page. We would be grateful.