Category Archives: Pipe Shows

I Don’t Always Go To Pipe Shows But When I Do, It’s The Chicago Pipe Show

Slow Smoke Contest

His grandfather came to the US with a $50 gold coin in his shoe, opened up a cigar shop, and his most famous customer was Babe Ruth.  He holds the […]

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Viva Las Pipe-Vegas Take Two (Vegas Pipe Show Report)

Year number two is in the books for the Las Vegas International Pipe Show, formally the West Coast Pipe Show until renamed by Brian Levine and Dave Peterson. After all […]

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Las Vegas Pipe Show Pics 2023

Here are several pics from Saturday, October 14, 2023 as I ran around the show for a few hours. I talked to about a dozen other people that I didn’t […]

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Chicago Pipe Show 2023 Round Up

Would you believe that this year was my first year to ever attend a Chicago Pipe Show?  It was.  Most of the time, the Chicago show overlapped other conferences that […]

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2022 Texas Pipe Show Report

Bob from Tobacco Cabana showing off the Texas sized cowboy hat.

This years  Texas Pipe show started out a bit chilly  at a balmy 40 degrees.  Luckily, it warmed up into the high 50s for the day with the sunshine making […]

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Inaugural Las Vegas International Pipe Show 2022 Report


The original pipe show in Las Vegas was launched in 2009 by Marty Pulvers and Steve O’Neill, and was named The West Coast Pipe Show. It ran for 10 years, […]

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The Golden Ticket: Two Days at The Richmond Pipe Show

Sutliff Vintage White Burley

The last breath of summer sun stretched out long over the James river in Richmond Virginia, collecting in little pools that reflected a golden glint to the travelers on Manchester […]

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2018 Texas Pipe Show Re-Cap

James Foster, CST The Texas Pipe Show has come and gone, and I thought it would be a good idea to recap the show, post some pictures, and share some […]

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Vincent van Gogh Pipe Smoking Exhibit in Amsterdam

Via Press Release "Vincent’s passion for pipe smoking" is a new exhibit at the Amsterdam Pipe Museum that presents the pipes that Vincent van Gogh painted in his portraits and […]

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The NOLA Pipe Show Recap

E. Roberts The road to New Orleans was (sort of almost) a rocky one. Organizing an event of any size is never an easy task; James, Toby and Wes know […]

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