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Old 02-17-2015, 04:34 PM   #1
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I went to several card shops when I was in town, found a few singles to buy. I found it interesting there wasn't much wax at any of the stores. I also found it interesting there are only 2 card shows I the whole state on a regular basis. One at a mall and one in Glendale. Is there just no demand for wax or card shows in Phoenix?

I plan on being in Phoenix for several months out of the year now due to family moving out there. Is it worth looking for a place to hold another card show?
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Old 05-22-2015, 01:20 PM   #2
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Fellow Ohio member here, Youngstown area. Anyway, while I lived in Avondale a couple years back for school I went to AZ sportcards which I think is in glendale. Decent shop but the owner had prices listed for upcoming products and when I went to the shop to buy some wax, the prices were higher. Not a cool move so I stopped going there. As far as shows go, there was one held in phoenix at a church that was a decent show but they had some good signers come. I know there are more shops but they were north of phoenix and I didn't go up that way very often.
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Old 05-26-2015, 01:48 AM   #3
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The best shop in Arizona is Showtime Sport Cards located in Tempe, AZ. Well worth the travel time & drive.
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Old 05-26-2015, 09:03 AM   #4
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AZ Sportscards
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Old 08-01-2015, 08:11 AM   #5
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showtime in tempe

hands down best shop around. nice owner, fun atmosphere!
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