A Very Las Vegas Convention Guide
Las Vegas, Nevada: home to mega resort casinos, world class shopping and dining, nightlife and of course vast convention spaces. Conventions large and small take place in the city throughout the year, but the beginning of January marks what the locals call “convention season”. Below is a guide to a few of the most prominent conventions that will hit Sin City.
CES- International Consumer Electronics Show
Flying cars? Check. Life-like robots? Check. Virtual reality televisions? Check. You can find all of this and more at the CES convention that takes place each January in Las Vegas. With over 184,000 attendees, 4,000 exhibiting companies and 1,200 speakers, people flock from all over the world to check out the latest and greatest in the business of consumer electronics. The convention takes place this year from January 9-12 with ongoing events throughout the city.
SHOT Show Las Vegas
Following closely after CES, the SHOT Show or the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show brings over 65,000 attendees to the Sands Expo Center annually. The SHOT Show is a hunter and outdoor enthusiast’s paradise with over 630,000 square feet of exhibitors from the shooting, hunting and outdoor trade industry including commercial buyers and sellers of military, law enforcement and tactical products. This year’s SHOT Show will take place January 23-26.
World Of Concrete
The World Of Concrete Show is held annually at the Las Vegas Convention Center for commercial construction industry professionals. The convention consists of products, information, resources and seminars all related to concrete construction. This event takes place at the same time as the SHOT Show on January 23-26 with over 60,000 attendees, hence why the locals call this busy time “convention season”.
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