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URBAN NEWS ALERT 

LAS VEGAS SOUVENIR & RESORT GIFT SHOW DATES CHANGE FOR 2016 EDITION: SEPTEMBER 18-21, 2016

Show Shifts Later In Month of September To Better Serve Retailer, Exhibitor Needs

 

ATLANTA (October 29, 2015) -  To more effectively meet the scheduling and buying needs of its retail and exhibitor audience, Urban Expositions has shifted the dates of its annual Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show to September 18-21, 2016.  Moving later in the September schedule, the 2016 edition of the nation's largest souvenir show will now have a Sunday-Wednesday date pattern at South Hall 3-4 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

“We have been working closely with the Las Vegas Convention Center for quite some time to secure dates that best meet the needs of our customers," said Donna Guess, vice president of souvenir & resort shows, Urban Expositions.  “The date shift will now allow us to avoid several conflicts in the busy trade show calendar and make it more advantageous for the majority of our customers to participate with us.”

Building on steady year over year increases in both attendance and exhibitor participation,  the show heads into its eleventh year with an unrivaled selection anticipated to fill more than 1200 booths showcasing thousands of lines of souvenir and resort products in a wide range of categories, including destination, resort and tourist merchandise, souvenirs, green products, T-shirts, beach items, Made in America, coastal and nautical, lake, mountain and lodge, ski-themed products, logo products, shell items, giftware, jewelry/fashion accessories, toys/games and more. 

In addition to an expansive selection, retail buyers can also take advantage of hotel rates starting as low as $39.00.  Look for details and deadlines to take advantage of this substantial room rate discount coming soon.

Exhibitor/Attendee Information
For exhibitor information, contact Lisa Glosson, Urban Expositions, 1690 Roberts Blvd, NW, Suite 111, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Phone -678.285.3976, fax – 678.285.7469, email: lglosson@urban-expo.com.  For show information or to pre-register, attendees contact Joceline Arnold at jarnold@urban-expo.com or  John Motondo at jmotondo@urban-expo.com , call 800.318.2238 or visit www.lvsouvenirshow.com.

ABOUT URBAN EXPOSITIONS
Based in Kennesaw, GA and founded in 1995, Urban Expositions produces and manages a portfolio of 40 events serving nine industry sectors, including Gift, Souvenir, Art, Apparel, Aviation, Halloween | Party, Foodservice, Pet and Gaming. Urban also produces Airport Revenue News, a publication focusing on the airport concession industry. In addition to its Kennesaw, GA headquarters, Urban has offices in Shelton, CT, Boca Raton, FL, and is represented by employees in California, Colorado and Illinois. www.urban-expo.com | 800.318.2238.

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