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About A.A.C.C.A.

The A.A.C.C.A. was registered Dec. 19, 1962 as an Association, under the Societies Act of Alberta. We are dedicated to promoting the preservation & historical importance of arms & cartridge collecting, in a safe & responsible manner. We organize multiple large shows through out the year, as well as supporting the Responsible Firearms community as a whole.

Our objective is to also bring to the Responsible antique as well as modern firearms and military collectors a venue where like minded people can get together, socialize and enhance their knowledge as well the history of their chosen hobby.

Our Objectives

  • To promote and protect the right to collect arms, cartridges, accoutrements and related collectables
  • To promote the safe use and handling of firearms.
  • The preservation of history related to arms, cartridges, militaria & related artifacts, through shows, exhibitions & educational displays.
  • Host Canada's Largest & finest true Arms Show each & every Easter Friday & Saturday at the Stampede Grounds, Calgary, Alberta, Canada. We also have 2 smaller shows held each January & September. See Show Calendar.
  • All Laws, regulations etc. at all levels will be adhered to.

Our annual Easter Weekend show is the largest and finest antiques Arms Show in Canada. Hosted by Alberta Arms and Cartridge Collectors (A.A.C.C.A.) for the last 50 plus years here in Calgary at the B.M.O. Centre located on the World Famous Calgary Stampede Grounds. A.A.C.C.A. also hosts two local smaller shows, 220 tables, Sept. & Jan. in the Thorncliffe Community Centre. A.A.C.C.A. & its members are very proud of what we do.

We are also currently accepting new members

We are also currently accepting new members. For membership information please visit our contact page.A.A.C.C.A. over the many past years has donated thousands of dollars in support of other firearms related organizations. Also donated funds to Calgary Food Bank, the sunshine & the Sick Children's Hospital Christmas Funds. Every Easter weekend we are proud to present Canada's Largest & Finest Antique Arms Show at the Roundup Centre Calgary. If this Collecting field interests you, we are always looking for new aggressive members who are willing to give of themselves to keep our old & well established club in the forefront.

Upcoming shows

Barhead Gun Show Alberta Shows

Barhead Gun Show

Nov. 16th./2019

Wayne: 780-584-2140

Barhead Gun Show

Piapot Gun Show Saskatchewan

Piapot Gun Show

Nov. 23rd. & 24th./2019

Contact: 306-558-4802

Piapot Gun Show

Moose Jaw Gun Show Saskatchewan

Moose Jaw Gun Show

Mar.7th. & 8th./2020

Don: 306-631-6601

Moose Jaw Gun Show