The Annual Convention and Trade Show, held in Las Vegas, is the largest event serving fairs, shows, exhibitions, and expositions. Convention attendees network and learn from each other and top professionals during the intensive four days of workshops, special seminars, round table discussions, and social events. The Trade Show allows companies to showcase themselves while serving as a one-stop shop for all your event's booking, product, and service needs. Associate members receive a $100 credit toward the purchase of exhibit space at the annual Trade Show.
The Trade Show is the LARGEST show in the fair industry with 399 booths and a total show attendance of over 4,000!
Programming at the Convention has minimal conflict with exhibit hours, giving delegates the time they need to visit your booth.
Promote your business to OVER 400 FAIRS AND EVENTS that have at least one representative at the IAFE Convention.
Meet face-to-face with additional professional attendees that include: special event producers, entertainment buyers, carnival executives, concessionaires, and facility managers.
The International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) is a voluntary, not-for-profit corporation, serving state, provincial, regional, and county agricultural fairs, shows, exhibitions, and expositions. Its associate members include state and provincial associations of fairs, non-agricultural expositions and festivals, associations, corporations, and individuals engaged in providing products and services to its members, all of whom are interested in the improvement of fairs and allied fields.
The IAFE began in 1885 with a half dozen fairs. Today, the IAFE represents more than 1,100 fairs around the world, and more than 900 members from allied fields. Throughout the years, the IAFE has remained true to its purpose of promoting and encouraging the development and improvement of agricultural fairs, shows, and expositions.