Coin Shows, Auctions and Numismatic Events

Learn about upcoming U.S. and world coin collector shows, expos and other collecting events, including numismatic auctions — both in rare coins and currency. For the latest information on what’s happening today in the hobby community, check out the following coin news articles.

APMD: No Significant "Panic Selling" of GoldDuring the recent profit-taking and market correction, major retail sellers of physical gold and silver coins and ingots say they did not encounter significant panic selling by customers.

They report younger buyers have entered the market and Baby Boomers continue buying gold and silver bullion coins, according to the Accredited Precious Metals Dealer division of the nonprofit Professional Numismatists Guild […]


NGC Offers Unique Certification Options for 2020 Colorized Basketball Coins On August 28, the first colorized coins ever produced by the US Mint are being released: a Basketball Hall of Fame 2020-S Colorized Half Dollar and 2020-P Colorized Silver Dollar. Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is offering a special attribution — First Colorized US Coins — to celebrate this historic innovation in US coinage.

Along with the attribution, the vibrant NGC Basketball Celebration Special Label is offered for free to all submitters. NGC designations, including Tip Off Releases for coins received within the first week of release, and Early Releases and First Releases for coins received within the first 30 days of release, are also available […]


Coin Designer Justin Kunz To Sign PCGS Labels For Basketball HOF CommemorativesCoin designer Justin Kunz is autographing Professional Coin Grading Service ( labels being paired with 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame commemorative coins.

Kunz designed the common obverse of the 2020 commemorative coins honoring the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts. The 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame commemorative coins include a clad half dollar, silver dollar, and gold $5 coin […]


PMG Announces Two New LabelsPaper Money Guaranty (PMG) is now offering two attractive special labels that fully embrace its recently released fourth-generation holder and label design.

One label features a waving US flag across the full length of the PMG label, bordered by blue holographic foil at the left and red holographic foil at the right […]


NGC-Graded British Rarities Top Heritage's Aug. 5 World and Ancient Coins AuctionBritish coins certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) led the way at the Heritage Auctions World Coins & Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction, held August 5, 2020.

Highlighting the strength of NGC’s world and ancient coin grading services, most of the lots in the sale were certified by NGC, including 15 of the top 20 highest-grossing coins, as well as all 58 ancient coins […]


Two Winners in PCGS First Discovery 2020-W U.S. Virgin Islands Quarter QuestThe PCGS 2020 Quarter Quest continues at Professional Coin Grading Service ( with the release of the 2020-W U.S. Virgin Islands Salt River Bay National Historical Park and Ecological Preserve Quarter, which was released by the United States Mint on June 1.

The 2020-W U.S. Virgins Islands Salt River Bay Quarter is the 53rd coin issued in the long-running American The Beautiful Quarter series that began in 2010 and ends next year […]


PCGS 50 Days of Summer SpecialsProfessional Coin Grading Service ( is rolling out many exciting offers for those who submit and grade their coins, banknotes, medals, and tokens through September 22, 2020. These valuable limited-time deals include free return shipping and major discounts for add-on services.

The free return shipping offer applies to submissions of 10 or more coins for select services, including Economy, Economy Special Issues, Modern, Modern Gold, Regular, and Express […]

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NGC-Graded Double Eagles Soar at Heritage Sale on Aug. 4Impressive key-date double eagles were among the 10 vintage US coins certified by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) that each realized over $100,000 at Heritage Auctions’ US Coins Signature Auction on August 4, 2020.

They were led by a rare 1870-CC Liberty Head Double Eagle graded NGC AU 50 that realized $312,000 […]


PMG-Graded Notes Dazzle at Heritage Sale on Aug. 3An impressive eight lots certified by Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG) each realized over $100,000 in the Heritage Auctions US Currency Signature Auction held on August 3, 2020.

They included three uncut sheets from the outstanding Monarch Collection as well as five high-denomination Federal Reserve Notes […]


U.S. Mint PSA Regarding Circulation CoinsThe United States Mint has released a Public Service Announcement (PSA) addressing the current coin circulation issue.

In the PSA, Mint Director David J. Ryder asks the public to "help get coins moving by using exact change when making purchases, taking your coins to financial institutions, or turning them in for cash at coin recycling kiosks" […]

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