RV shows and expositions take place all around the country with various retailers showcasing the latest and greatest in RV models, equipment and accessories. Tips, tricks and tools related to RVing are abundant at these shows and events, so even if you don’t plan to purchase an RV make a stop for some helpful information. Visit our Ways to Save article for a guide to saving time and money on your next road trip!
19th Annual North Carolina RV & Camping Show
February 13-15, 2009
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
The annual North Carolina RV Camping Shows have grown to become the largest RV shows in the Mid-Atlantic States and definitely one you won’t want to miss. Each show fills over 300,000 square feet of space and features millions of dollars worth of inventory, hundreds of national brands of RVs, over 75 exhibitors, informative seminars and various product demonstrations.
Surf & Turf Sports, Boat & RV Show
February 13-16, 2009
Location: Cal Expo/Fairgrounds – Sacramento, California
The Sports, Boat and RV Show brings the best of the motorized outdoors to one location with boats, recreational vehicles, motorcycles, all-terrain-vehicles, personal watercraft, adventure travel options and outdoor recreation gear. Now in its 56th year, Surf & Turf is returning to Cal Expo in Sacramento over President’s Day weekend, with RV driving seminars and hundreds of dealers presenting the newest and highest quality equipment.
5th Annual Virginia RV Show
March 13-15, 2009
Location: Hampton Roads Convention – Center Hampton, Virginia
Get ready for spring and summer at the Virginia RV Show. The show will feature great deals on tent campers, travel trailers, 5th wheels, motorhomes, hi-line motorcoaches, park models, truck campers and conversion vans in a variety of floor plans and onsite financing will be available. The show will offer accessories, campgrounds and RV resort information, maintenance and service plans, insurance and financing.
Southeastern RV Supershow
April 17-19, 2009
Location: Atlanta Motor Speedway
The very popular Southeaster RV Supershow features dealers from across the state of Atlanta and beyond converging on Atlanta Motor Speedway’s infield to display hundreds of motor homes, travel trailers, trucks, SUVs, boats and other outdoor motor vehicles. The Supershow offers more than just RVs, fun for the whole family is in store with seminars, monster truck rides, outdoor movies, music and more!
21st Annual RV Manufacturers Show
May 15-24, 2009
Location: Alameda County Fairgrounds – Pleasanton, California
The event features hundreds of RVs and boats on display and has grown to be the largest of its kind on the West Coast. The show will feature many dealers, from all over the west to display the very latest models, accessories and services in the RV and boating industries and put you in touch with all the places and people to make your outdoor lifestyle the best it can be!
FMCA’s 81st International Convention
March 16-19, 2009
Location: Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter – Perry, Georgia
“The Great Georgia Getaway” will feature daytime and nighttime entertainment sure to please RVers of all ages. From magic, dancing, ventriloquism, and bluegrass music during the day to comedy skits, a Cetlic variety show and live country music at night this Convention is chalk full of four days of fun! The Convention also offers sightseeing tours, guides to local attractions and companionship with other RVers.
The 10th Annual Rally
April 17-20, 2009
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Plan to RV west in April 2009 and get your kicks at the 10th anniversary of the “Greatest RV Rally in the World!” The Rally is the industry’s biggest event of the year, featuring the newest RV technologies, the latest RV gadgets and the most creative RV tech tips. This year The Rally will host the “First Annual GO Green Ideas Contest!” Highlights of The Rally include seminars, exhibits, activities, entertainment, fellowship and fun!
Great Lakes Area Spring Spree (G.L.A.S.S.) Rally
May 21-24, 2009
Location: Berrien Springs, Michigan
The GLASS Rally offers four nights of camping filled with entertainment. The Rally is all about fun and friendship featuring snack gatherings, breakfasts, evening entertainment, ice cream socials, RV exhibits, seminars and crafts, car shows and more.