2014 Top 250 US Trade Shows

For a complete 2014 TSNN Top 250 Trade Shows list that includes contact information please contact Sam Shuster sshuster@tsnn.com.

TSNN Rank by NSF Event Event Date(s) Venue
America's Largest RV Show

America's Largest RV Show hosts over 1200 new RVs and the latest RV and camping accessories and services. It is the first place you can see the new model RVs. The first two days are dedicated to industry personnel and the last 5 days are open to consumers making it a true hybrid show. Education events are held for both the industry and public.

Organizer: Pennsylvania RV & Camping Assn.
# Exhibitors: 189
# Attendees: 3,163
# Exhibitor Personnel: 1037
09/09/2014 to 09/14/2014
Giant Center Hershey
NSF: 999,402
Truck World 2014

Truck World is the largest trade show for Canada's trucking industry. Exhibitors from Canada and the United States display trucks, trailers, software, equipment, tools and services for the professional trucking industry. Truck World includes the Vocational Truck & Equipment Expo. A display of work trucks and equipment, this section of the show features all classes of vehicles with a special focus on medium duty, vocational trucks, equipment, chassis, bodies and services. Truck World attracts fleet owners and managers, purchasing staff, IT professionals, maintenance managers, dispatchers, company drivers and owner operators.

Organizer: Newcom Business Media
# Exhibitors: 422
# Attendees: 16,065
# Exhibitor Personnel: 4242
04/10/2014 to 04/12/2014
International Centre Toronto
NSF: 160,000
MAGIC Market Week (MAGIC Men's/WWDMAGIC/FN Platform/Sourcing at MAGIC/WSA@MAGIC/Project/Pool) - Feb.

MAGIC is where the international community of apparel, accessories and footwear professionals trades information, previews trends, builds business and shops fashion unlike anywhere else in the industry. Each February and August, tens of thousands of attendees from over 80 countries meet more than 5,000 emerging-to-established brands to spark the strategic connections that become the relationships of tomorrow.

Organizer: Advanstar Communications Inc.
# Exhibitors: 4,873
# Attendees: 68,563
# Exhibitor Personnel: NS
02/18/2014 to 02/20/2014
Las Vegas Convention Center/Mandalay Bay Convention Center Las Vegas
NSF: 994,425
WRLA Prairie Showcase

The Prairie Showcase is member invite only (not open to the public). With 600 booths and over 250 exhibiting companies. Year after year exhibitor booths are sold out and with a wait list. Retailers in the lumber and home improvement industry from across Western Canada (including BC, Ontario, Northwest Territories, & Nunavut) make the annual journey to Saskatoon for the excellent deals, new products, renew old friendships, make new ones and enjoy the entertainment.

Organizer: Western Retail Lumber Association Inc. (WRLA)
# Exhibitors: 270
# Attendees: 1,091
# Exhibitor Personnel: 1577
01/23/2014 to 01/24/2014
Prairieland Park Saskatoon, SK
NSF: 150,600

Landscape Ontario's Congress is known as Canada's largest horticultural, lawn and garden trade show and conference. The show's focus is mainly on the construction and equipment side of the business, but all aspects of horticulture are covered by the trade show exhibitors and in the conference topics that are addressed by well-known speakers.

Organizer: Landscape Ontario
# Exhibitors: 655
# Attendees:
# Exhibitor Personnel: N/A
01/12/2014 to 01/14/2014
Toronto Congress Centre Toronto
NSF: 145,989
Florida RV SuperShow

The Florida RV SuperShow promotes the RV lifestyle and camping in the State of Florida.

Organizer: Florida RV Trade Association
# Exhibitors: 358
# Attendees: 580
# Exhibitor Personnel: 5155
01/15/2014 to 01/19/2014
Florida State Fairgrounds Tampa
NSF: 954,473

The CRFA show is the largest and most successful event of its kind in the country. This trade show features Canada's only full-service marketplace providing a perfect opportunity to network with customers. Canada's most influential chefs and industry leaders are also on hand, interacting with attendees through a full roster of seminars, workshops, presentations and culinary demonstrations.

Organizer: Restaurants Canada
# Exhibitors: 700
# Attendees: 12,200
# Exhibitor Personnel: 3600
03/02/2014 to 03/04/2014
Direct Energy Centre Toronto
NSF: 138,000
NAB Show

NAB Show is the world's largest electronic media show covering filmed entertainment and the development, management, and delivery of content across all mediums. With more than 97,000 attendees from 159 countries and 1700+ exhibiting companies, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for digital media and entertainment. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home to the solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery to new devices in new ways.

Organizer: National Association of Broadcasters
# Exhibitors: 1,726
# Attendees: 65,062
# Exhibitor Personnel: 30580
04/07/2014 to 04/10/2014
Las Vegas Convention Center Las Vegas
NSF: 947,178
Alberta Gift Show (Spring)

The Alberta Gift Fair is Western Canada's marketplace. Five product divisions encompass apparel, fashion accessories, home decor, gourmet food and general gift.

Organizer: Canadian Gift Association (CanGift)
# Exhibitors: 429
# Attendees: 6,500
# Exhibitor Personnel: 2110
02/16/2014 to 02/19/2014
Edmonton Expo Centre Edmonton
NSF: 120,453
Mid-America Trucking Show

The Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) is the largest annual heavy-duty trucking industry event in the world. Held each year at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, KY, the show attracts 70,000+ attendees and 1,000+ exhibitors from throughout the United States and abroad. As the industry's premier business venue, MATS offers attendees the best opportunity to efficiently research the latest products and services, gain insight into current topics in the industry, and network with attendees and exhibitors from around the world. For exhibiting companies, MATS offers an unparalleled forum to effectively introduce new offerings, increase brand awareness, promote products and connect with suppliers, customers, and prospects.

Organizer: Exhibit Management Associates, Inc.
# Exhibitors: 1,077
# Attendees: 79,061
# Exhibitor Personnel: 11097
03/27/2014 to 03/29/2014
Kentucky Exposition Center Louisville
NSF: 826,730