Tidewater Cards 

& Collectibles

Making the Hobby Fun for Everyone!

'Tidewater Cards & Collectibles' is Proud to Announce their New Partnership with 'Inside Pitch Promotions', to Promote Shows in Raleigh, at the N.C. State Fairgrounds, starting in 2017! 

Beginning in February, 2017, Tidewater Cards & Collectibles will be promoting the all new 'Raleigh Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Con' at the N.C. State Fairgrounds. Located inside the versatile Kerr Scott building, a new era begins.  Sports card and memorabilia dealers, will be combining with comic dealers, to offer customers the largest selection of merchandise and collectibles from across the nation.  We are striving to make the hobby exciting for everyone.  Whether you are buying, selling or trading, chances are you'll find whatever you are looking for, all under one roof!

We would like to thank all of our vendors, customers, autograph guests, and staff who worked hard to make our very first 'Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Con' in Raleigh, a huge success, on the weekend of Feb 10-12, 2017.

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**RALEIGH ROOM DISCOUNT IN DECEMBER**

All Vendors & Customers can Stay at the Four Points by Sheraton Raleigh Arena at a Discounted Room Rate of $72 per Night (King or 2 Queens), Dec 11-13. Located Only 1/2 Mile Away from the Raleigh Fairgrounds. Call 919.854.0502 and Use Tidewater Code "Ti1255" when Making Your Reservation (Thursday, Friday and/or Saturday Night).

Address: 1200 Hurricane Alley Way Raleigh, NC 27607.

**SHOW RESCHEDULE**

Due to Strict Guidelines, The Winston-Salem Show, Scheduled for Saturday, Dec 19, has been Moved to Easter Saturday, April 3.  Thank You for Your Patience at this Location! 

**RALEIGH 2021 DATES** CONFIRMED

FEBRUARY 27-28 (Holshouser Building)

JULY 23-25 (Kerr Scott Building)

DECEMBER 10-12 (Kerr Scott Building)

JSA ON SITE IN DECEMBER

Pleased to Announce that JSA will be Joining us for All 3 Days in Raleigh (Dec 11-13) to Authenticate Autographs On Site.  They will be set up in the Autograph Pavilion During Standard Show Hours.

2021 Swimsuit Calendar

Pleased to Announce that 3 of the Hunnies Cheerleaders will be Joining us in Raleigh on Saturday, Dec 12, to Sell & Autograph Copies of Their 2021 Swimsuit Calendar.  They will be Available from 11am-1pm at the Autograph Pavilion.

**NEW 2021 SCHEDULE**

As of This Week, We Have Submitted the Following Dates for 2021: Raleigh: Feb 27/28 (July & December Coming Soon)

Winston-Salem: April 3

Norfolk: Jan 3, Feb 7, Mar 7, May 2, June 6, Aug 8, Sept 5, Nov 7, Dec 5

Winchester: Jan 16, Mar 6, April 17, May 15, June 19, Aug 21, Oct 2, Nov 6, Dec 4

HUGE THANKS TO ALL CUSTOMERS

We Would Like to Give a Very Special Thanks to All Customers who Came Out to Our Back-To-Back Shows this Past Weekend in Winchester & Fredericksburg.  Your Support is Greatly Appreciated at All of Our Locations Throughout the Year!

**SHOW RESCHEDULE**

Our Next Winchester Show has been Moved One Week Earlier to November 14 (Originally Set for Nov 21).  Same Hours of 9am-3pm.  We hope to have 2021 Dates out Soon!  

**NEW DATES ADDED**

We will be Returning to the Norfolk Masonic Temple for Our 'Sports Card, Toy, Hobby & Comic Book Show' on Sunday, October 4, November 15 & December 6.

**NEW RALEIGH SHOW**

We are Pleased to Announce a New 2-Day Raleigh 'Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Book Show' Oct 31-Nov 1, Located at the Holshouser Building (Near Dorton Arena) at the NC State Fairgrounds.  Sat 9am-5pm & Sun 10am-4pm (Vendor Set-Up Fri 10-6)

**MORE SHOWS ADDED**

There will be Another Back-2-Back Show Weekend in September.  We will be in Winchester (Millwood Volunteer Fire & Rescue) on Saturday, Sept 26, and in Fredericksburg (American Legion Post 320, Spotsylvania) on Sunday, Sept 27.

**SHOW UPDATE**

The Raleigh Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Book Show has been Changed Back to its Original Date of Dec 11-13, 2020 (We are Still Pending Approval to have an Additional 2-Day Raleigh Show on Nov 13-15)

EXCLUSIVE AUTOGRAPH SIGNING

We are Pleased to Welcome WWE Legend & Hall of Fame Wrestler, Sgt. Slaughter, to our Raleigh Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Book Show.  Sarge will be Available for Autographs & Photo Ops on Saturday, July 25 (9am-4pm) and Sunday, July 26 (10am-3pm) at the Kerr Scott Building (Prices TBD).

NEW PARTNERSHIP

We are Pleased to be Working with Marriott and Four Points Sheraton Raleigh Arena to offer Discounted Room Rates for Vendors and Customers at All of Our Future Raleigh Shows.  The Hotel is Located behind the Fairgrounds (1200 Hurricane Alley Way, Raleigh, NC 27607).  For Reservations, call 919.854.0502 and Use Code TCC for $79 Nightly Rates.

**Show Reschedule**

Due to the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds keeping their buildings closed for an additional couple weeks, the Sports Card, Toy, Hobby, Hot Wheels & Comic Book Show has been rescheduled for Dec 19.  We look forward to seeing everyone back soon!

JSA ON SITE IN RALEIGH

We are Pleased to Welcome Back JSA to our Raleigh Show (July 24-26).  They will be Available All Weekend to Authenticate Autographs in Person.  Show Hours: Fri 2pm-7pm, Sat 9am-4pm & Sun 10am-4pm.  

**NEW SHOW LOCATION**

Pleased to Announce that We Will be Holding a New Sports Card, Toy, Hobby & Comic Book Show at the Norfolk Masonic Temple (7001 Granby Street) on Sunday, August 16, 2020.  This will be Our First Sunday Show Ever Held in the Tidewater Area.  Show Hours will be 9am-3pm.

Winchester Show

We are Pleased to Add Another Winchester Sports Card, Comic & Collectibles Show on Saturday, July 11, 2020.  It will be Back Inside Our Normal Location at the Millwood Fire Hall from 9am-3pm.  

July Shapes Up to be a Busy Month

July 11: Winchester, VA

July 18: Winston-Salem, NC (Rescheduled for Dec 19)

July 24-26: Raleigh, NC

PLEASED to WELCOME SGC

Thank You SGC for Joining Us in Raleigh, Dec 13-15 for Our Big Holiday Show.  We Look Forward to Seeing You Again in 2020!

BASEBALL'S LAST 30 GAME WINNER!

Thank You Denny McLain for Joining Us in Raleigh, Dec 13-15 for Our Big Holiday Show.  We Look Forward to Seeing You Again in 2020!

New Show Location

We are Very Pleased to be Working with St. Michael the Archangel High School (Gymnasium) as Our New Location for Future Fredericksburg, VA Shows, Beginning September 21 (8am-1pm)

Exclusive Autograph Signing

Join Us as we Welcome Former Redskins Star, Clinton Portis, to an Exclusive Autograph Signing on Saturday, Sept 28, at Apple Blossom Mall (11am-12pm).

For Mail Order/Advance Ticket Purchases, Contact Dwayne at 304.283.8900

Black Friday Weekend

Join Us for an Exclusive Hobby & Collectibles Show at Francis Scott Key Mall in Frederick, MD for the Busiest Shopping Weekend of the Year.  

Only 20 (8') Tables will be Available for Vendors.  More Details Coming Soon.


Nov 29-Dec 1, 2019

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Easter Saturday Show

After a 30+ Year Tradition of Having the 1-Day Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Book Show in Raleigh, We will be Bringing it to the Winston Salem, NC Fairgrounds in 2020.

More Details Coming Soon!

April 11, 2020

Autograph Signing

Join us in Winchester, VA on Saturday, October 26, for a Rare Autograph Signing with Baltimore Orioles Legend, Al Bumbry.

Live Box Breaks

Join us in Raleigh on Saturday, July 27, as We Welcome Moneyball Breaks for Live Box Breaks on the Newest Products Throughout the Day.  Located at the Front Entrance Near the Snack Bar.

EXCLUSIVE AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS

Winchester, VA

Join us in Winchester, VA on Saturday, August 24, for an Exclusive Autograph Signing with Redskins Super Bowl Champions Ricky Ervins and Mike Nelms.  

Virginia Beach

Join us in Virginia Beach, VA on Saturday, September 7, for an Exclusive Autograph Signing with Former 4X NBA All-Star & 2X NBA Champion Bob Dandridge.

SANTANA MOSS SIGNING

We would Like to Thank Legendary Redskin, Santana Moss, for His Autograph Signing with us on Saturday, June 15.  

If You Would Like to Order Exclusive Items from that Appearance, Please Contact Dwayne at 304.283.8900

June 15, 2019

New Location

We are Pleased to Announce a New Location Starting on May 19, 2019.  The Bishop Ireton Center in Chesterfield, VA will be our New Home for all of the Future Richmond Shows.

We Would Like to Thank 6X NFL Pro Bowler and Virginia Legend Mr. Roger Brown for Signing Autographs at our Virginia Beach Show

May 4, 2019

Autograph Signing

We are Pleased to Welcome Roger Brown to Our Virginia Beach Show on May 4.  Mr. Brown will be Signing Autographs from 11am-1pm.  Mail Order Options are Available Also.

Show Schedule Change

Our Upcoming Virginia Beach Show Has Been Switched from June 1st to June 22nd.  Thank You for Your Support!

Autograph Signing

Join us at our Winchester, VA Show on Saturday, May 18, as Legendary Redskin Joe Washington will be Signing Autographs from 11am-1pm.  He will also be Selling Copies of his New Book 'The 7 Secrets of the Silver Shoes'  ($20 each and Include a Free Autograph).

March 16-17, 2019

Dealer Special for Our Raleigh St. Patricks Day Show: 

Purchase 4 Tables, Get 1 Free

Saturday: 9am-4pm

Sunday: 10am-4pm

Feb 2, 2019

Everyone in Attendance at Our Virginia Beach Show will Receive a Limited Edition, 3D Uncut Promo Sheet, from DC Comics.  Each Sheet Features 4 All-Time Favorite DC Superheroes!

Raleigh Schedule Change

Our December 2019 Show in Raleigh has Been Moved from Dec 6-8 to Dec 13-15.  We Look Forward to Seeing You There!

We are Pleased to Announce Our First-Ever 2-Day Show Coming to Raleigh in 2019


             March 16-17​

w/ The Justin Trio

Huge Thanks to the Hunnies Cheerleaders for Joining Us in Raleigh on Saturday, Dec 8, to Sign Autographs & Sell Their New 2019 Swimsuit Calendar

2018

November 3, 2018

Thank You Ron McDole, for Signing Copies of your New Book 'The Dancing Bear: My Eighteen Years in The Trenches of the AFL and NFL' 

 Signed copies can also be purchased directly from Mr. McDole via mail through his website RonMcDole.com

Nov 10, 2018

Meet Former Super Bowl Champions Cornell Gordon (10am-12pm) and Jim Richards  (11am-12pm) at Our Virginia Beach Show

**Congratulations to Steve Gillespie as being the Winner of Our Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker Autographed Boxing Glove Giveaway**

Tidewater Cards & Collectibles is giving you a Chance To Win an Authentic Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker Autographed Everlast Boxing Glove, Valued at $125.  

To Enter: Find Tidewater Cards & Collectibles on Facebook.  'Like' & 'Share' the Boxing Glove Giveaway Post.  'TAG' a Friend who would Love to Win.  Winner will be Picked on Friday, Sept 21 at 9pm EST.  Thank You and Good Luck!

September 22, 2018

Thank You Charles Bowser, for Signing Autographs at Our Virginia Beach Show

Book Signing

Join us at our Winchester, VA Show on Saturday, September 15 and November 3, as Legendary Redskin Ron McDole will be Signing Copies of his New Book 'The Dancing Bear: My Eighteen Years in The Trenches of the AFL and NFL' from 10am-1pm.  Signed copies can also be purchased directly from Mr. McDole via mail through his website RonMcDole.com.

From June 2, 2018

On behalf of our entire staff, we would like to thank all the vendors and customers who came out to support our first Virginia Beach show.  The turnout was greater than expected.  Look for more good things to come at this location!



Raleigh Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Con

Thank You Barry Foote, for Signing Autographs on Saturday, July 28, in Raleigh

Raleigh Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Con

Thank You Mike Caldwell, for Signing Autographs on Saturday, July 28, in Raleigh



Raleigh Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Con

Thank You  Jim Holt, for Signing Autographs  on Saturday, July 28, in Raleigh

Show Date Changes:

Some of Our 2018 Show Dates Will be Changing to Make Room for New Venues.  

Our Updated Fredericksburg, VA Shows will Now be Held on May 26, Oct 27 & Dec 29

Our Updated Maugansville, MD Shows will Now be Held 

on May 6, June 3, Aug 12, Oct 20 (Saturday)  & Dec 2

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New Comic Vendors & Sketch Artists will be joining us at many of our shows in 2018.  Contact Wayne Zeno @ 757.420.2344 for more information.