For the past 44 years and the 24th year in at the Venetian Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, the firearm industry professionals gather for SHOT Show, the largest trade show for target shooting, hunting, outdoor and law enforcement products.
The 46th Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show®) will take place January 23 – 26, 2024 at the Venetian Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas and the Caesars Forum. Spread over 800,000 net square feet of exhibit space, the SHOT Show is a perfect opportunity for more companies to showcase their products to industry buyers.
Owned and sponsored by the National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the SHOT Show is the largest trade show of its kind in the world. For 4 days, the SHOT Show will attract over 60,000 industry professionals from the firearms and outdoor industry, hosting more than 2,000 exhibiting companies (more than 2,400 total when including the Suppliers Showcase and the Pop-Up Preview) on over 800,000 net square feet of exhibit space - equivalent to nearly 18 acres.
Sometimes referred to as the Las Vegas Gun Show 2024, the upcoming SHOT Show will showcase new, innovative products used for target shooting, hunting, outdoor recreation and law enforcement purposes. On display will be a wide spectrum of products, including firearms, ammunition, gun safes, locks and cases, optics, shooting range equipment, targets, training and safety equipment, hunting accessories, law enforcement equipment, hearing and eye protection, tree stands, scents and lures, cutlery, GPS systems, holsters, apparel, leather goods, game calls and decoys.
The products unveiled at the SHOT Show are usually what consumers will see on retailers' shelves during the course of the year.
Note: The SHOT Show is open to trade members only and not to the public and NO one under age 16 will be admitted.
201 Sands Ave.,
las Vegas, NV 89169
Located adjacent to the Venetian Resort Hotel & Casino
Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 8:30am – 5:30pm
Friday 8:30am – 4:00pm
3911 Koval lane,
Las Vegas NV 89109
Located next to the High Roller
Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 8:30am – 5:30pm
Friday 8:30am – 4:00pm
Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 8:00am – 5:30pm
Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm
Palazzo Ballroom - 5th floor
The Venetian Convention Center
Hours: Monday 8:30am – 5:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am – 5:30pm
The SHOT Show is not open to the general public, and NO one under age 16 will be admitted.
Admission at the SHOT Show is RESTRICTED to the shooting, hunting and outdoor trade and commercial buyers and sellers of military, law enforcement and tactical products and services ONLY.
Applicants who register to attend the SHOT Show (whether online or in-person at the show) are required to submit documentation to verify their trade status.
Based on the documentation submitted, show management must be able to verify that your company is in the shooting, hunting, outdoor industry and that you currently work for the qualified company.
SHOT Show management reserves the right to permit or deny admission to anyone based on information provided
2024 SHOT Show Badge Pickup....
For the 2024 SHOT Show, attendee badges will not be mailed. Attendees will have to pick-up badges at the Express Registration counter at The Venetian & The Palazzo, Main Registration at Venetian Expo Center, and Caesars Forum. Harry Reid International Airport (Terminal 1) and the following hotels around Las Vegas. (Horseshoe, Bellagio, Circus Circus, Flamingo, MGM Grand, Mirage, and Treasure Island).
Note: There is a $100 replacement fee for a lost or stolen badge.
- The 2023 SHOT Show will run Tuesday, January 17, through Friday, January 20
Use these SHOT Show Survival Tips for some time saving and money saving tips and tricks
Wondering how to get around SHOT Show Las Vegas? We have put together a list of all your transportation options and all you need to know about SHOT Show 2024 Las Vegas Complementary Shuttle Service.
Besides exploring over 12.5 miles of aisles with a wide spectrum of products at the Venetian Expo & Convention Center and Caesars Forum, here are a few other events worth looking into.
Try and make this your first pit-stop to checkout more than 400 of the hottest new products this year. Use your SHOT Show Mobile App to scan the products you like in the New Product Center and quickly receive product details, manufacturer information and where the find the product on the show floor.
Location: Venetian Expo, Level 1
SHOT Plaza Marketplace is a new a retail sales area where exhibitors will be able to sell products directly to attendees. Tip: Please read tip# 9 and use TSA's "Can I Bring?" site to find out what you are allowed to travel with.
Location: Outside Caesars Forum on the Caesars Plaza
SHOT Show eXtra Pavilion is the place to find all new manufacturers and suppliers you've never seen before at the show. With an estimated 60 exhibiting companies, you are bound to find new potential inventory.
Location: Caesars Forum (next to New Product Center)
Connect with a wide range of manufacturers and other industry professionals at the SHOT Show Supplier Showcase. Featuring over 500 OEM third-party suppliers on hand to network with.
Location: Palazzo Ballroom on the 5th floor (Level 5) at the Venetian Hotel Meeting Rooms
Date/Time: January 23 - 26, 2024 from 8:30am - 5:30pm
Open Monday & Tuesday only. Attendance is FREE for any registered 2024 SHOT Show exhibitor or attendee
NSSF's annual SHOT University is the premier educational resource for firearms retailers and range owners attending the show. Comprising of Four learning tracks, SHOT University features multiple sessionsthat allow attendees from novice to veteran to choose the courses that best suited their business needs.
Date/Time: January 18 - 20 | 7:30 am – 5:30 pm Enrollment fee required
Location: Level 3 at the Venetian Expo
SHOT Show Industry Day at the Range gives exhibitors the opportunity to provide a sneak-peek and hands-on experience to hundreds of firearms, ammunition, optics and vehicles to invited outdoor media members and buyers.
Location: Boulder Rifle and Pistol Club
Date/Time: Monday, January 17 | 8:30 am – 12:00 pm (Media Day) | 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm (Buyer Day)
This is an Invitation only event
Don't do the 2023 SHOT Show without the SHOT Show Planner
The Free 2023 SHOT Show Planner provides an online matchmaking service, that puts exhibitors and show attendees in contact with each other.
2023 SHOT Show Planner is a FREE service
Your SHOT Show Planner stores complete profiles of all the attendees and exhibitors and enables you to schedule appointments and contact each other with the click of the mouse.
SHOT Show Planner is a great time management tool that allow you to organize your schedule, make appointments, build your show agenda and keep track of your events.
Your 2023 SHOT Show Planner login information was included in the email you received when you registered for SHOT Show.
Log in and start using the 2023 SHOT Show Planner right away!.
Back in 1979 ...
Sony released the very first Walkman with a $200 price tag
ESPN was launched on cable television
Margaret Thatcher was elected Prime Minister of the U.K.
USSR invaded Afghanistan
In a small venue in St. Louis, Missouri, the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show opened its doors for the first time.
Do you know ...
Venetian Expo Center is located on The Strip. Many SHOT Show attendees will be within a 10-minute walk of the Venetian Expo Center.
Caesars Forum is located steps from the Venetian Expo Center and connected via a sky bridge. Besides the sky bridge from the Venetian Expo here are other ways to access Caesars Forum. A skybridge from the Harrah's hotel and The LINQ Hotel + Experience, monorail, or shuttle bus drop-off at the main entrance.
LasVegasHowTo.com is strictly a travel information website and in no way affiliated or associated with the SHOT Show, National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), ConvExx and/or it's respective companies. If you have specific questions regarding the show, please contact the convention organizers directly.