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Las Vegas hosts nearly 24,000 meetings and conventions annually and is recognized as the No. 1 trade show destination in the country, according to the Trade Show News Network.

Last year more than five million people attended a convention in Las Vegas, making the city an ideal destination for a mixture of business and leisure. Besides having some of the best trade show venues and hotels in the country, Las Vegas is widely known for fun and exciting nightlife, with world-famous shows and attractions.

Listed below are the largest Las Vegas conventions in 2020

Top Las Vegas Trade Shows

Top Las Vegas Trade Shows

1 Consumer Technology Association (CTA) - CES 2020

CES Las Vegas From tech powerhouses to innovative startups, companies big and small from all industries come to CES to introduce the latest innovation to the global market. Manufacturers, developers and suppliers gather at CES to not only showcase game-changing technology to the world, but to also build strong business relationships with new and existing industries.

Location: Las Vegas Convention Center
Dates: January 6 - 9, 2021 (Wednesday-Saturday)
Expected Attendees: over 180,000 attendees (26% international)
Future Dates:

2 Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week(SEMA Show)

SEMA Show Las Vegas Organized by the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week in Las Vegas (AAIW) is a trade-only event that draws more than 70,000 quality domestic and international buyers each year.

Location: Las Vegas Convention Center
Sands Expo & Convention Center
Dates: November 3 - 6, 2020
Expected Attendees: 160,000 attendees (11% international)
Future Dates:
SEMA Show 2021 - November 2 - 5, 2021


CONEXPO-CON/AGG Las Vegas CONEXPO-CON/AGG is North America's largest construction trade show representing asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting, mining, utilities and more.

Location: Las Vegas Convention Center
Dates: March 14 - 18, 2023
Expected Attendees: 129,000 (21% international)
CONEXPO-CON/AGG is held every 3 years in Las Vegas

4 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB Show)

NAB Show Las Vegas NAB Show is where ground-breaking technology is unveiled. Discover new technologies, innovative solutions and game-changing trends. Prepare to explore aisle after aisle of awesome tech, cool gear, smart software, capable cloud solutions and limitless ideas and inspiration.

Location: Las Vegas Convention Center
Dates: April 18 - 22, 2020
Expected Attendees: 103,000 attendees (27% international)

5 MAGIC Marketplace Spring Show

MAGIC Marketplace Spring Show MAGIC is the world's largest fashion marketplace, comprised of ten unique communities showcasing the latest in apparel, footwear, accessories, and manufacturing. Every February and August.

Location: Mandalay Bay Convention Center
Dates: February 5 - 7, 2020
Expected Attendees: 78,000 attendees (25% international)
Note: MAGIC will be located at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center for the February event, only!

6 NAHB International Builders Show Las Vegas

NAHB International Builders Show The NAHB International Builders' Show® (IBS) is the largest annual light construction show in the world, bringing together more than 1,400 top manufacturers and suppliers from around the globe in 600,000 net square feet of exhibit space, showcasing the latest and most in-demand products and services.

Location: Las Vegas Convention Center
Dates: February 9 - 11, 2021 Orlando, FL.
Expected Attendees: 68,000
Future Dates:
IBS 2022 - February 8 - 10 Orlando, FL.
IBS 2023 - January 31 - February 2 Las Vegas, NV.
IBS 2024 - February 27 - 29 Las Vegas, NV.

7 Amazon Web Services - re:Invent

AWS re:Invent AWS re:Invent is a learning conference hosted by Amazon Web Services for the global cloud computing community. The event will feature keynote announcements, training and certification opportunities, access to more than 2,500 technical sessions, a partner expo, after-hours events, and so much more.

Location: The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino
Dates: November 30 - December 4, 2020
Expected Attendees: 65,000

8 Shooting, Hunting & Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show)

SHOT Show Las Vegas SHOT Show at the Sands Expo Center is the largest trade show for target shooting, hunting, outdoor and law enforcement products. SHOT Show will attract over 65,000 industry professionals from the firearms and outdoor industry, hosting more than 1,600 exhibiting companies across a show floor space that exceeds 630,000 square feet.

Location: Sands Expo & Convention Center
Dates: January 19 - 22, 2021
Expected Attendees: 61,000
Future Dates:
SHOT Show 2022 - January 18 - 21, 2022

9 World of Concrete

World of Concrete World of Concrete is the industry's ONLY annual international event dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries. World of Concrete is an annual international event that takes place every year at the Las Vegas Convention Center and features a week of exciting new products, cutting-edge technologies, the latest equipment, exciting spectator events and competitions.

Location: Las Vegas Convention Center
Dates: June 8 - 10, 2021
Expected Attendees: 60,000 attendees (17% international)
Future Dates:
World of Concrete 2021 - June 8 - 10; Education: June 7 - 10

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