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Top 25 exhibition events in Las Vegas: your ultimate guide to what’s on in and around The Strip.

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Warm weather, bustling nightlife, fancy casino shows, and glamorous hotels: these key features make Las Vegas stand out as a fascinating and vibrant city in the United States. Yet, after many years in the exhibition industry, we’d like to show you that the Entertainment Capital of the World has even more to offer in addition to slot machines, galleries, and museums like the Pinball Hall of Fame.

Today, Las Vegas has become a premier destination for world-class exhibitions and trade shows. Boasting state-of-the-art convention centers like the Las Vegas Convention Center and Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Vegas offers unmatched facilities and resources for large-scale events. This, combined with its location and infrastructure, makes Las Vegas an ideal backdrop for businesses to showcase their innovations and engage with global audiences.

Exhibitions in Las Vegas 2024-2025

For international marketing managers, CEOs, and event planners, Las Vegas reduces the complexity of hosting major exhibitions, making it an unbeatable location for business-to-business (B2B) events. To give you an idea of what to expect, we’ve crafted a list below of some of the upcoming top events in Vegas that stand out to us:

Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

When: January 7-10, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 18

If there’s one trade show that has left an indelible mark on Las Vegas, it is the Consumer Electronics Show. Today, more than 50 years after its modest set of inaugural events, CES stands tall as one of the leading annual technology exhibitions in the world. Over 180,000 attendees were present at the 2019 show, and numbers are recuperating rapidly following the pandemic’s end. It’s a highly competitive and prestigious event that requires a lot of planning from the organizers, so keep an eye out for the opening of registrations on the CES website.

SEMA Show

When: November 5-8, 2024

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 16+

Run by the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), the annual Las Vegas SEMA Show is another local extravaganza; it is dedicated to the bustling automotive aftermarket trade sector and is the largest event of its kind in the United States. Like the CES, new product reveals and demonstrations are the order of the day at the SEMA Show, which regularly welcomes over 100,000 eager attendees and most U.S. automotive aftermarket industry leaders.

World of Concrete (WOC)

When: July 21-23, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 16+

For anyone involved with the global concrete and masonry industries, “World of Concrete” is now a household name; it is the global commercial construction industry’s first, largest, and most important annual event for concrete and masonry professionals to attend. Outdoor exhibits, a dedicated “new product zone”, a robust education program, and branded merchandise further contribute to the appeal of this popular Las Vegas show.

Cosmoprof North America

When: August 23-25, 2025

Where: Mandalay Bay Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 16+

Cosmoprof North America in Las Vegas is a premier B2B beauty industry event that attracts professionals from around the globe and the Americas in particular. This exhibition showcases the latest trends, products, and innovations in cosmetics, skincare, haircare, and wellness. With its strong focus on networking, education and training, and business growth, Cosmoprof provides a dynamic platform for exhibitors and attendees to connect, learn, and explore new opportunities. It is an essential destination for anyone involved in the beauty industry.

The International Surface Event (TISE)

When: January 28-30, 2025

Where: Mandalay Bay Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 17+

Known also by its acronym TISE, the International Surface Event is a renowned exhibition in Las Vegas with a special focus on flooring, countertops, and other types of surfacing. Industry professionals with significant experience in designing and installing these features will be present; the whole event covers a variety of materials from hardwood to stone and ceramics. There will also be plenty of opportunities to network and learn from industry veterans at the show’s dedicated seminar and networking event series.

International Baking Industry Expo (IBIE)

When: September 15-17, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 13

Self-described as the most important grain-based food event in the Western Hemisphere, the IBIE is a large non-profit exhibition for baking professionals. All proceeds from the event are reinvested straight back into the baking industry with the help of the show’s organizers, the American Bakers Association (ABA), the Bakery Equipment Manufacturers and Allieds (BEMA), and the Retail Bakers of America (RBA). It’s also one of the fastest-growing exhibitions in the country, so don’t miss your chance to participate in this triennial baking bonanza!

AWFS Fair

When: July 22-25, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 14+

As the leading event for the woodworking and furniture manufacturing industries of North America, the Las Vegas AWFS Fair is known for its exciting showcases of the latest machinery, tools, technology, and materials. As always, AWFS 2025 will feature a robust lineup of educational sessions, live demonstrations, and networking opportunities, thereby providing key insights into industry trends and innovations.

ASD Market Week Las Vegas

When: August 4-7, 2024

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 16+

The United States is widely regarded as one of the largest retail markets in the world, with many leading international retail companies choosing to hold office in the land of the free. Out of this the ASD Market Week exhibition was born as a single comprehensive tradeshow for consumer merchandise. If you’re a U.S. retailer looking to acquire some high-margin, in-demand products, the ASD exhibition is the place to be!

ISC West

When: April 1-4, 2025

Where: Venetian Expo

Visitor age limit: 14+

Organized with strong support from the U.S. Security Industry Association, ISC West is the largest annual security trade show in the US and thus contributes to Las Vegas’s reputation as a destination for world-class exhibitions. The show focuses mainly on products and systems like access control, alarms & monitoring, cybersecurity, and video surveillance. Moreover, it has a strong emphasis on education via some helpful teaching programs; newcomers to the industry should consider attending this trade show.

JCK Show Las Vegas

When: June 6-9, 2025

Where: Venetian Expo

Visitor age limit: 14+

An industry unifier, the JCK (Jewelers Circular Keystone) exhibition is yet another industry-leading trade show on our list. Despite being a relatively recent addition to the list of commanding U.S. trade fairs, this jewelry industry fair remains noteworthy for the accolades it has received since the end of the pandemic. These include the Trade Show News Network’s (TSNN) “Comeback Winner for Outstanding Attendance” award in 2022, awarded following a successful exhibition that welcomed 17,000 attendees and 1,800 exhibitors.

National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE)

When: October 22-24, 2024

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center/Henderson Executive Airport

Visitor age limit: 12+

What if there was a specialized event with a specific focus on air mobility through business aviation? This is the exact question the organizers of the National Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition had in mind when they founded this spectacular trade show back in New York in 1947. Nowadays, the NBAA-BACE is one of the most exciting events on the Las Vegas exhibition schedule, thanks in no small part to the outdoor aircraft exhibits. These will be available to view at the nearby Henderson Executive Airport, which is just a 14-mile drive away from the main venue.

HIMSS

When: March 3-6, 2025

Where: Venetian Expo

Visitor age limit: 21+

Healthcare remains a topical issue in both the United States and much of the world, so the success of the Healthcare IT-focused HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition should come as no surprise. This particular show is a major attraction for executives and professionals in the industry to meet and interact with both each other and select government officials. Additionally, the 2025 edition promises some topical keynote presentations about the role of new technologies in the healthcare sector, such as AI and data management software.

Commercial UAV Expo Americas

When: September 3-5, 2024

Where: Caesars Forum

Visitor age limit: 18+

Another newer trade show that makes our list is the Commercial UAV Expo. Its roots lie in various surveying and mapping events from the past. Today, the expo focuses on the commercial use of drones and other unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Education is also a key part of this event, which features a multitude of workshops and educational sessions that first-time visitors are encouraged to attend.

WWDMAGIC Las Vegas

When: August 19-21, 2024

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 16+

The first dedicated B2B fashion exhibition on our list, WWDMAGIC Las Vegas offers B2B access to fashion brands across all categories in this colorful industry. From footwear and accessories to sportswear and sustainable beauty products, WWDMAGIC truly is comprehensive. Exhibitors and attendees range from small-scale boutiques to massive department stores and e-commerce platforms. Verified purchasers enter for free!

WWIN Show

When: August 18-21, 2025

Where: The Expo at World Market Center

Visitor age limit: 14+

With more than 25 years worth of experience, the Womenswear in Nevada (WWIN) show is a wholesale women’s apparel like no other that is slated for August 2025 in Las Vegas. Over 400 businesses from diverse backgrounds are expected to exhibit their clothing lines all under one roof, and the annual visitor return rate hovers around 90%. It’s a very relaxing experience too, with complimentary breakfast and lunch served to attendees.

NAB Show

When: April 6-9, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 16+

A clear focus on the gigantic media, entertainment, and general broadcasting industries makes every edition of the NAB show an unforgettable one. Visitors will be able to explore thousands of new products, network with industry leaders, and engage with thousands of new industry attendees from all over the world. Current projections suggest that 60,000 people will attend at minimum, which makes for unbeatable lead generation prospects.

Travel Goods Show

When: March 25-27, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: TBA

The brainchild of the U.S. Travel Goods Association (TGA), the Travel Goods Show exhibition is a central nexus for travel items sellers, buyers, and influencers to connect. The latter group will even have their own special creator summit, co-located with the main event at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Overall, the show promises to be an exciting window into the emerging trends of an often-overlooked yet profitable industry.

AUA 2025

When: April 26-29, 2025

Where: Venetian Expo

Visitor age limit: TBA

Although a relative newcomer to the area, the 2025 edition of the American Urological Association’s prestigious trade fair will once again offer some new perspectives on the human body. The show will highlight the latest advancements in urological technology, treatment, and research; attendees will be able to participate in educational sessions, hands-on workshops, and panel discussions led by medical professionals specializing in urology.

RLA Conference & Expo

When: March 11-13, 2025

Where: TBA

Visitor age limit: TBA

“Reverse logistics” is a phrase now used to describe the movement of goods upstream in the supply chain away from their final resting place and back towards their origin for remanufacturing or refurbishing. As the world marches forward toward sustainability initiatives, it’s no surprise that reverse logistics has grown exponentially in recent years. Hence the creation of the RLA (Reverse Logistics Association) exhibition, where future reverse logistics business partners can make connections with a variety of attendees.

White Label World Expo

When: April 16-17, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 18+

Once again, the White Label World Expo will return to The Strip after a short stint in New York. Hundreds of seminars and exhibitors, keynote presentations, product demonstrations, and a special networking area all combine to produce an engaging event for the white-label goods industry. If you’re an online or in-person goods retailer, this an opportunity not to be missed.

MINExpo International

When: September 24-26, 2024

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 17+

Four years is a long wait, but this exhibition is one worth waiting for. In 2024 MINExpo will open its doors again in Las Vegas, where it will deliver everything on all things mining. As one of the largest mining exhibitions in the world, this event will profile key industry advancements through the use of technology; it will also offer visitors a chance to buy mining products and services from global businesses, while catching an up-close look at some modern mining equipment.

National Hardware Show (NHS)

When: March 18-20, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 18+

The National Hardware Show (NHS) is the premier U.S. event for CEOs, event planners, and marketing managers in the home improvement and hardware industries. It is an annual exhibition, which showcases the latest products, innovations, and trends that attract some of the industry’s main leaders. With a focus on new technologies, interactive experiences, and market trends, the NHS is the ideal platform for DIY professionals looking to drive growth, forge partnerships, and stay ahead in a highly competitive market.

SupplySide West

When: October 28-31, 2024

Where: Mandalay Bay Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 18+

Not to be confused with SupplySide East, which is held in New Jersey, SupplySide West will draw some attention to Las Vegas with its 2024 show at Mandalay Bay Convention Center. This trade fair focuses on the health and nutrition industry, and it is co-located with the Food ingredients North America show to that effect. Featured events are the order of the day here, and most visitors will be impressed by the sustainability zone, presentation theatre, and break garden.

Pack Expo Las Vegas

When: September 29-October 1, 2025

Where: Las Vegas Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 14+

With similar events held in Mexico and the US East Coast, Pack Expo is a rapidly growing trade show dedicated to the sometimes-overlooked packaging industry. Over 30,000 visitors are expected to attend the regional Las Vegas event in 2025, which will feature a special targeted pavilion setup so potential leads can locate their specific industries faster. There are 6 pavilions to immerse yourself in; these cover logistics, confectionery, processing, reusable, and healthcare packaging along with a containers and materials pavilion.

IMEX America

When: October 8-10, 2024

Where: Mandalay Bay Convention Center

Visitor age limit: 18+

Last but not least is IMEX America, the most prolific national trade show for the business events industry. This year, IMEX has chosen the word “impact” as a talking point to define the responsibilities the global industry faces and must address. In a similar vein, the show has a special emphasis on sustainability and has become a “zero-waste event”. This is achieved by waste diversion, composting, and the reuse of show materials like carpeting.

Conclusion

From the groundbreaking innovations unveiled at CES to the cutting-edge automotive displays at SEMA, Las Vegas’s vibrant atmosphere and top-notch facilities create the perfect environment for every business to shine.

At Booth Exhibits™, we understand the unique opportunities these events present and are dedicated to making your exhibition experience as smooth and impactful as possible. Whether you’re looking to make a lasting impression with a custom stand or prefer the versatility of a modular setup, our team is here to ensure your success through a seamless process. Let’s create something extraordinary together!

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