When: July 19-21 2012
The world's oldest and largest gather of Pez candy dispenser collectors celebrates its 22nd anniversary this year at the Independence Holiday Inn. Collectors from all over the world share their hobby and love of Pez, while celebrating these colorful, quirky, happy little pieces of plastic. Convention registration is at 813-507-4485 or at pezamania.com. Or join the fun on Saturday July 21 when the day is open to the general public. Hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Price: $5 for adults/$2 for kids/$10 families