SHOT Show® is the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show(SM) and Conference for the firearms, ammunition, hunting and shooting accessories industry.
In addition, the show offers a uniquely diverse Law Enforcement and Armed Forces section for agency and department purchasing agents.
The largest trade show of its kind in the world and the fifth largest trade show in Las Vegas, the SHOT Show features more than 1,600 exhibitors filling booth space covering 630,000 net square feet. The show, which is a trade-only event, attracts more than 65,000 industry professionals from all 50 states and 100 countries.
Attendance 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. The show is not open to the public and NO one under age 16 shall be admitted (including infants).
Admission to the show requires government-issued photo identification plus documentation demonstrating direct, professional affiliation to the trade. Show exhibitors and media are subject to different credentialing requirements.
Committed to Retail and Range Success
For more than 30 years, the SHOT Show has been the largest and most comprehensive tradeshow resource for retail businesses and range operations. With extensive networking possibilities, non-stop education seminars, and more than 1,600 exhibitors showcasing the newest and hottest products in firearms, ammunition and shooting and hunting accessories, the SHOT Show is a must-attend event.
SHOT Show University
A day packed full of training courses, SHOT Show University tailors every class to the improvement of retail and range operations for shooting and hunting sports. Interactive sessions, a keynote speaker, and breakout tracks allow attendees to customize the University according to the training they most need.
Always held the day before the official show opening, SHOT Show University is a great way to kick off your show experience.
Enrollment in SHOT Show University is limited exclusively to attendees registered as retail or range operations, and sells out quickly.
Learn more about successfully managing and growing your business, as well as understanding current industry issues, in these individual seminars that run throughout three days of the SHOT Show.
Pre-registration is required, and available on a first-come, first-serve basis to attendees registered as retail or range operations. Many seminars sell out.
Law Enforcement Education Program
The National Shooting Sports Foundation partners with Law Officer Magazine to present a free education program dedicated for law enforcement at the SHOT Show. Learn from national experts on the latest tactical operations, strategy and resources to enhance safety among your team. With sessions every day, it’s easy to make the most of your trip. FREE to all law enforcement registered attendees. Requires registration for sessions.
The SHOT Show® is the ideal place to showcase your products to tens of thousands of qualified attendees and media.
The largest trade show of its kind in the world and the fifth largest trade show in Las Vegas, the SHOT Show brings together:
- more than 62,000 attendees
- more than 1,600 exhibiting companies
- 630,000 net square feet of exhibit space
- 50 states and 100 countries
Though the SHOT Show remains sold out of exhibit space, you may contact us at any time to be placed on a wait list, inquire about booth upgrades or ask any questions related to your exhibit space.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of more than 11,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen's organizations and publishers.