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Call 800-445-8667 and reference the Michigan Button Society show and receive the special group rate or book online. MBS special room rate of $102 for King, $107 for King Sleeper, or $112 for double. As a reminder to guests, you have until April 3rd to receive this group rate.

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Presentation: The Humerus Button

The Michigan Button society invites you to a presentation given by William Hentges, Friday evening, at 7:30 pm, at the Novi Hilton Garden Inn. The program, The Humerus Button, promises to be an unusually strange look into buttons. Come ready to laugh and enjoy buttons! William is a long-time member of our society and collector of transportation buttons, Division II buttons, and all buttons unique and wonderful. The society can promise a fun-filled even as William entertains us with fun, laughs, and button knowledge. You will not want to miss this event!

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Theme Tray Competition

Let's make this the biggest, funniest, theme tray competition ever!

Start preparing your theme tray today. Interpret the theme, "Oh, My Funny Bone!" in your own unique way; be creative, be sassy, be flashy, or be beautiful. Make it an unusually strange tray of buttons. Be yourself and create a tray for all to enjoy. Entering your tray is easy to do. Bring it the morning the showroom opens, at 9 am. Tray criteria must follow the 9 x 12 -inch standard competition tray size. The tray can feature one button or as many as you would like. Voting on theme trays is done by the participants of the show. The winner is announced the last day of the show.​​

Show Schedule

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Friday, May 3rd
4:30 - 5:45 PM
Program: MBS Board Members Meeting
5:45 or Sooner
Dinner on Your Own
Dine at local eateriers with your button friends in Novi.
7:00 - 7:30
Dessert and Coffee Provided
7:30 - 8:30 PM
Program: The Humerus Button
8:30 - 10:00 Pm
Room to Room Shopping

Saturday, May 4th
8 - 9:00 AM
Dealer Set Up
9:00 AM
Showroom Opens
Theme Tray Check-In
12:00 PM
Lunch On Your Own
1:00 PM
Award Chats
2:30 PM
Raffle Drawings
3:00 PM
Showroom Closes
Tray Pick-Up