America's Top Tradeshow Directory | Events In America
Facebook Linked In Twitter Videos

Paid membership required to see this information


Surf Expo is produced in January and September in Orlando, Florida and draws buyers from specialty stores across the U.S., the Caribbean, Central and South America and around the world. The show features approximately 2,000 booths of apparel and hardgoods and a full line-up of special events, including fashion shows, annual awards ceremonies, and demos. Average buyer and exhibitor turnout exceeds 20,000 attendees including retailers, exhibitors and media per show.


Surf Expo is your best marketplace to reach Board, Beach, Resort & Fashion retailers.

  • The longest running boardsports and beach/resort lifestyle tradeshow in the world
  • Produced twice annually (January and September) for 37 years
  • Average attendance exceeds 20,000 including buyers, exhibitors and media
  • More than 2,200 booths of apparel and hardgoods and a full line up of special events, including fashion shows, annual awards ceremonies and watersport demos.
  • Buyers represent more than 7,000 storefronts from across the U.S., Canada, Europe and the Caribbean
  • The number one order-writing show in the industry.

There may be many networking opportunities at the Surf Expo - January 2014. Find out more in the event details below.

All information in Events In America is deemed to be accurate at the time we add it, and we take steps to verify all details and update our records when new information is provided, but as people, events and circumstances change, we caution users to independently confirm all information. and Events In America LLC make no guarantee of accuracy and assume no liability for inaccurate information.

Conference/Event Dates: 01/09/2014 - 01/11/2014
Expo/Exhibit Dates: 01/09/2014 - 01/11/2014
Expo/Exhibit Hours: Thurs & Fri, 9am-6pm; Sat, 9am-4pm
Classification: B2B
Primary Industry: Wholesale / Retail
Other Industries: Business, Clothing, Fashion & Accessories, Sports Marketing & Business, Wholesale / Retail
Estimated Attendance: 20,000
Audience: Retailers, Buyers
Notes: What Buyer categories attend Surf Expo?
45% Boutique
30% Footwear
57% Gift & Souvenir
63% Resort
22% Skate
70% Surf
42% Swimwear
28% Wake
11% Wind
Please note: Retailers are asked to pick one main category, however most buy across several categories.
Venue: Orange County Convention Center
Venue Phone: (800) 345-9845
Venue Type: Indoor - Convention Center
Number of Exhibitors:2,000 Booths (Previous Year)
Exhibit Floorplan:Click Here
Show Owner:GLM
Show Manager:GLM
Sponsorship: Yes
Sponsorship Details: Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities at Surf Expo
Donâ€TMt limit your Surf Expo experience to the walls of your exhibit space. It all starts before buyers even reach your booth. Put your company name, logo and brand message in high-visibility and unexpected locations -- places buyers really notice it. We offer brand marketing opportunities to match any budget. Make your next Surf Expo your most productive ever!

Booth Size Booth Cost   Available Amenities
10' x 10' Basic Booth Package $28.25 per sq. ft.   Electricity: Yes - Unknown Price
Corner Booth Additional $250 per corner   Water: n/a
Prices are subject to change.   Generator: n/a
  Marketing Vehicles Allowed: Yes
Other Booth Sizes Available: n/a

Advance Networking

How do I show up here?

Personal Notes

Add a note here, it is only visible by you.

2014 Exhibitors:

September 2013 Exhibitors:


Exhibit Contacts:


Category Manager

Surf, Dive & Consumables




Category Manager

Skate, Wake, Kite, SUP




Category Manager

Resort & Souvenir




Category Manager





Category Manager

Swim & Lifestyle


New Search Contact This Event
Surf Expo - January 2014

exhibitor lists