Top U.S. Trade Shows

March

March 7-11: Con Expo/Con Agg, Las Vegas Convention Center

March 9-12: Natural Products Expo West, Anaheim Convention Center

March 18-21: International Housewares Show, McCormick Convention Center in Chicago

March 19-21: Seafood Expo North America, Boston Convention Center

March 19-23: OFC-NFOEC (optical communications), Los Angeles Convention Center

March 22-24: Global Pet Expo, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla.

March 27-30: International Pizza Expo, Las Vegas Convention Center

March 27-31: International Wireless Communications Expo, Las Vegas Convention Center

March 31-April 2: International Vision Expo East, Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York City

April

April 4-7: Coverings Trade Show (tile and stone), Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla.

April 5-7: International Security Conference West, Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas

May

May 9-11: National Hardware Show, Las Vegas Convention Center

May 9-11: Lightfair International (commercial trade lighting), Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia

May 23-25: Licensing International Expo, Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas

June

June 5-8: JCK Las Vegas (jewelry), Mandalay Bay Convention Center

June 13-15: New Product Exposition (INPEX), David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh

June 13-15: E3 Expo (computer and video game industry), Los Angeles Convention Center

June 19-22: BIO International Convention (biotech industry), San Diego Convention Center

June 25-28: IFT Food Expo, McCormick Place, Chicago

June 26-29: Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference, Metro Toronto Convention Center

July

July 9-11: CosmoProf North America (beauty), Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas

July 20-23: Comic Con (comic books, popular arts), San Diego Convention Center

July 22-25: SwimShow (swimwear), Miami Beach Convention Center

July 25-27: SuperZoo (pet products), Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

August

August 8-10: FIME International Medical Expo (hospital and medical equipment), Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla.

September

September 10-13: Solar Power International, Las Vegas Convention Center

September 25-27: PACK EXPO International (packaging and processing), McCormick Place, Chicago

October

October 3-5: Global Gaming Expo: Sands Expo Center and Venetian Congress, Las Vegas

October 15-18: ABC Kids Expo, Las Vegas Convention Center

October 17-20: National Association of Convenience Stores, McCormick Place, Chicago

October 31-November 2: Automarket Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), Sands Expo, Las Vegas