2019 TOP Trade Shows List

The 2019 TSNN Top Trade Show List is exclusively sponsored by Expocad and the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center.

For a complete 2019 TSNN Top Trade Shows list that includes contact information please contact John Rice jrice@tsnn.com.

* Professional attendee figure includes exhibit personnel

TSNN Rank by NSF Event Event Date(s) Venue
ASCO Annual Meeting The ASCO Annual Meeting attracts over 5,000 abstract submissions representing the latest in clinical and translational science in cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment. This cutting-edge research helps set the standard for cancer care in the United States and around the world.
Organizer: American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)/SPARGO, Inc.
# Exhibitors: 402
# Attendees: 34,000
05/31/2019 to 06/04/2019
McCormick Place
NSF: 399,172
The NAFEM Show The NAFEM Show takes place every two years with an exclusive focus on equipment and supplies. Everything to cook, prep, store and serve is in one place. The show includes 600+ equipment and supplies manufacturers, innovative trend galleries and valuable networking opportunities.
Organizer: SmithBucklin/North American Assn. of Food Equipment Manufacturers (NAFEM)
# Exhibitors: 643
# Attendees: 11,423
02/07/2019 to 02/09/2019
Orange County Convention Center
NSF: 376,660
North American Commercial Vehicle Show The premiere trade show focused on the needs of large commercial vehicle fleets in North America. NACV includes the opportunity for major commercial vehicle manufacturers and suppliers to the industry to meet the top fleets of vehicles in North America.
Organizer: NACV Partnership, Hannover Fairs USA, NEWCOM MEDIA USA
# Exhibitors: 473
# Attendees: 8,466
10/28/2019 to 10/31/2019
Georgia World Congress Center
NSF: 375,000
Performance Racing Industry Trade Show 1,200 companies will display the latest advances in racing products and race engineering. Engine parts, suspension components, data acquisition, safety gear, new metal alloys and coatings, machining equipment, race electronics—it’s all part of the world’s largest racing trade show.
Organizer: Performance Racing Industry
# Exhibitors: 1,185
# Attendees: 53,132
12/12/2019 to 12/14/2019
Indiana Convention Center
NSF: 373,500
PGA Merchandise Show The PGA Merchandise Show—the MAJOR of Golf Business—is the golf industry's leading trade-only event, where PGA Professionals & Golf Industry Professionals gather to discover the latest trends in golf equipment & technology, apparel & accessories. At the PGA Merchandise Show you can attend the world's largest Outdoor Demo Day, discover revolutionized education sessions taught by world class golf instructors, network with industry experts and much more.
Organizer: Reed Exhibitions U.S.A. (Norwalk, CT)
# Exhibitors: 830
# Attendees: 25,761
01/23/2019 to 01/25/2019
Orange County Convention Center
NSF: 373,000
AMG Anaheim Co-Located Event (MD&M, Design & Manufacturing, PLASTEC, WestPack, ATX) The nation’s largest annual event of its kind, a five-in-one tradeshow that brings together suppliers and solutions across the concept-to-market product cycle. Attendees from across the globe attend each year to learn from approximately 2,000 exhibitors and get exposed to new technology. The event’s end-to-end exhibitor showcase also allows suppliers the chance to connect with more than 19,000 decision makers and executives across the design and manufacturing community.
Organizer: Informa Markets
# Exhibitors: 1,916
# Attendees: 21,318
02/05/2019 to 02/07/2019
Anaheim Convention Center
NSF: 367,730
WWETT Show (Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport) The WWETT Show is the industry event of the year for wastewater and environmental services professionals, where thousands gather to learn about - and shop for - products and services. Exhibiting at the WWETT Show gives our exhibitors unparalleled access to this group and puts them face-to-face with attendees as they make their buying decisions.
Organizer: Informa Markets
# Exhibitors: 610
# Attendees: 8,533
02/20/2019 to 02/23/2019
Indiana Convention Center
NSF: 362,000
Summer Fancy Food Show The Summer Fancy Food Show is the largest specialty food trade event in North America and the leading showcase of industry innovation, bringing specialty food's top manufacturers, buyers, and thought leaders together under one roof for three days of delectable discovery. This show is owned and produced by the Specialty Food Association (SFA). It is a membership-based trade association founded in 1952 and currently representing 3,500+ businesses.
Organizer: Specialty Food Association
# Exhibitors: 2,538
# Attendees: 0
06/23/2019 to 06/25/2019
Javits Convention Center
NSF: 361,180
Global Pet Expo Global Pet Expo, presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA), is the pet industry's largest annual trade show featuring the newest, most innovative pet products on the market today. Global Pet Expo is open to independent retailers, distributors, mass-market buyers, a​s well as other qualified​ ​media and ​professionals.
Organizer: American Pet Products Association
# Exhibitors: 1,174
# Attendees: 7,029
03/20/2019 to 02/22/2019
Orange County Convention Center
NSF: 360,400
Premiere Orlando Premiere Orlando International Beauty Event is the beauty industry’s most important show delivering the education you need to succeed. With over 60,000 attendees representing all 50 states and 44 countries, Premiere Orlando is the hub of the beauty industry allowing professionals to connect, learn and network. Premiere Orlando advances beauty professionals’ careers offering over 650 complimentary classes led by some of the industry’s most influential and legendary educators and manufacturers from across the globe showcasing premium education in hair, nails, dayspa, and business.
Organizer: Premiere Show Group
# Exhibitors: 875
# Attendees: 60,123
06/02/2019 to 06/03/2019
Orange County Convention Center
NSF: 347,500
Partner Voices
Dallas already boasts 35,000 hotel rooms, award-winning global cuisine, and a walkable downtown. But we are just getting started. Visit Dallas is thrilled to announce that the city of Dallas is doubling down with a massive new convention center and entertainment district. Featuring 800,000 square feet of exhibit area, 260,000 square feet of meeting rooms, and 170,000 square feet of ballroom. The center will connect business travelers with dining and shopping options in the popular Cedars District means more places to get down to business, and even more ways to unwind. “Dallas is already a great meetings and conventions destination, with the accessibility of two major airports, affordable labor, and an outstanding hotel product,” said D. Bradley Kent, Visit Dallas senior vice president and chief sales officer. “The new center and Convention Center District will enhance Dallas’ competitive position and are exactly what our customers’ need and have been asking for." What’s New – AT&T Discovery District Located in the heart of Downtown Dallas, this new district on the AT&T corporate campus is tailor-made for groups of all sizes. It boasts a multi-sensory experience, including outdoor event space, the AT&T Theater, and multiple dining outlets including JAXON Beer Garden and The Exchange, a bustling food hall. Hotels Coming Soon Names like the JW Marriott (Downtown), lnterContinental Dallas (Uptown), and Hotel Swexan (Uptown) are adding luxury amenities and bountiful event spaces. The projects will debut in 2023 and beyond. JW Marriott This new, 15-story, 283-room hotel will open in the heart of the city’s downtown Arts District this year. The property features a 25,000-square-foot grand ballroom, as well as a spa, restaurant, lobby bar, fitness center, and a rooftop pool deck and bar. InterContinental Dallas  Located in Cityplace Tower in Uptown, InterContinental Dallas will feature sweeping panoramic views of the Dallas skyline. Guests will enjoy spacious, high-end rooms and amenities, including more than 21,000 square feet of event space.   Hotel Swexan Hotel Swexan, a new, 22-story luxury property, is rising in Uptown’s Harwood District and will make its mark on the Dallas skyline. Opening this year, it is a sculptural building with cantilevered upper floors, as well as a 75-foot rooftop infinity-edge swimming pool and a hidden underground lounge.