AVSA 2018 Convention and Show

"African Violets CAN link US Together"

2018 AVSA-AVSC Convention

Buffalo, NY Sunday, May 20 – Sunday, May 27, 2018


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AVSA 2018 Convention Details

AVSA's 72nd Consecutive Convention and Show will be held May 20 – May 27, 2018, at the Adam's Mark Buffalo Hotel in Buffalo, NY.    Our host is the New York State African Violet Society.  This is a joint Convention and Show with the African Violet Society of Canada, AVSC.

Come join us to see our African violet Show consisting of many different varieties and colors. There will be an AVSA-AVSC Commercial Vendor Salesroom, with vendors from different parts of the US and Canada.  During the week, Presentations, covering all aspects of growing and showing African violets, will be held.  Make your plans now to be there.

This page will help to keep you informed, and up-to-date, on convention-related activities as the information becomes available.


AVSA 2018 Convention Awards

2018 Award Donation Form:

Summary of awards given to date for the Buffalo convention:

  • 2018 Awards summary not available yet

AVSA 2018 Convention Hotel

AVSA 2016 Convention Hotel, Albuquerque, NM
Our Convention Hotel is:
Adam's Mark Buffalo Hotel and Event Center
120 Church Street
Buffalo, NY 14202

2018 Convention Hours

Show Schedule During Convention Week

The Showroom is open to members registered for the convention on Thursday evening, following the Awards Banquet.

The Showroom is open to the public on:
Friday,   May 25, 2018     9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday,  May 26 2018   9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Note: There is a $5.00 admission charge for people who are not AVSA members. If non-members join AVSA at the door, this fee is waived.  AVSA members who are not registered with the Convention and show their AVSA membership card, will receive a $1.00 discount.

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Display Tables

2013 Austin Showroom




Beautiful African Violets 

(above, Picasso)



2018 Convention Additional Information

For additional information or questions  about the 2018 AVSA Convention, please contact Judy Niemira, Convention Chair.  Judy is at conventionchair@avsa.org

African Violet Society of America
2375 North Street
Beaumont, TX 77702-1722
844-400-AVSA (844-400-2872)


Office hours:
Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CST



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