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Jan 23–26, 2024
Venetian Expo + Caesars Forum • Las Vegas

2022 SHOT Show Update: Day 1 Highlights

2022 SHOT Show Floor Day 1

Welcome to the 2022 SHOT Show! We have a great week ahead of us, we are all in for the first day of the world's largest outdoor industry trade show! Make sure you get the most out of your day with Tuesday's highlights!

Health and Safety

Masks are required at all times* while indoors per state mandate, regardless of vaccination status. Hand sanitizing stations are placed in convenient areas throughout the property.

*Complimentary face masks are available in the Show Office as well as in several locations around The Venetian Expo and Caesars Forum.

Badge Pickup

We have selected several locations to make picking up your badge easy and convenient. Find the location that works best for you and find the whereabouts and hours of operation for each registration pickup area. 

Stay Informed

Here are just a few ways to keep in touch with everything that’s going on this week.

  • SHOT Show TV and YouTube — It’s everywhere! Check the Las Vegas Tourism and Convention Channel at your hotel (Find channel listings here) each morning before the show and after each day’s events to see everything the show has to offer. For all SHOT Show TV product highlights, interviews and overall show coverage, visit the SHOT Show Youtube Channel.
  • SHOT News — Get all the news that every attendee needs to make their SHOT Show experience more complete.
  • Social Media — For real-time highlights and breaking news from the show, SHOT Show’s LinkedInFacebookInstagram and Twitter are your instant-access points. Like ‘em, share ‘em, retweet ‘em and remember to use #SHOTShow so we know you’re with us.
  • SHOT Show Mobile App — Download the SHOT Show Mobile app for real-time show announcements and the interactive floor maps, to meeting and scheduling functions, product information download capabilities (including product scanning at the New Product Center), SHOT Show video feeds and more!
  • Digital Tracker Details Everything Everything you need to know about this SHOT Show is detailed in our 2022 SHOT Tracker. Packed with show schedules, networking details, education descriptions, exhibitor lists, and a sneak peak of the hottest products being displayed by our sponsors, the SHOT Tracker is key to effective pre-show planning.

Today's Highlights

Exhibit Floor Opens
Walk the SHOT Show's extensive exhibit floor to check out what our exhibitors have to offer. Exhibit floor hours today: 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Day 2 of Supplier Showcase
After a great first day yesterday, the Supplier Showcase is kicking off its second and final day in the 5th Floor Palazzo Ballroom of The Venetian. Check out the floor plan to plan your route. 

New Product Center Is Open
Be one of the first to see more than 400 of the hottest new products! Through the SHOT Show Moblie App, you can scan the products you like in the New Product Center and quickly receive product details, manufacturer information and exhibit locations. The New Product Center, located in Caesars Forum, opens every show morning at 8 a.m. 

New Pavilion: SHOT Show eXtra
More than 100 exhibits will be on display, giving you an eXtra bonus on the show floor with an opportunity to meet new manufacturers, discover new products, and identify new solutions you can’t easily find anywhere else. SHOT Show eXtra is located adjacent to the New Product Center at Caesars Forum.

Press Room Hours
The Press Room is the place for media attendees to get their day in order, grab some coffee and plan their day on the floor. Today, Tuesday, January 18, the Press Room is open from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., while the show floor is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Today's Press Conference Schedule

  • Military Products Inc. at 10 a.m. at Booth #14427 
  • DC Project at 11 a.m. in the Press Conference Room, Marcello 4401A/B

Learn more about these and other press conferences at the show in the Newsroom section of

Today's Education Sessions

SHOT University
We’ve got a great lineup of SHOT University courses today:

  • Does Your Business Speak Customer, 9 – 10 a.m., Murano Ballroom
  • Suicide Prevention: Industry Perspective Panel, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., 3104-3105
  • Shipping Small Arms-Related HAZMAT, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., Murano Ballroom
  • NFTs/Blockchain and the Future of “Digital Collectibles” in the Firearms Industry, 1 – 2 p.m., 3104-3105
  • Secrets Every Retail/Range Buyer Should Know, 1 – 2 p.m., Murano Ballroom
  • Used Gun Workshop, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m., Murano Ballroom
  • Firearms and Ammunition Excise Tax Overview, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., 3104-3105
  • What to Expect on a TTB Audit, 4 – 5 p.m., 3104-3105

Law Enforcement Education Program (LEEP)
We’ve got a great lineup of law enforcement education sessions today:

  • Law Enforcement Today Presents: The Changing Face of Public Communications During an Era of Unrest, 9:15 – 10:15 a.m., Lido 3101B
  • InVeris Training Solutions Presents: Shooting Range Maintenance and Best Practices, 10:45 – 11:45 AM, Lido 3001A
  • Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP Presents: Qualified Immunity Reigns Supreme!, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Lido 3001A

View the full schedule of this week’s LEEP sessions here.


Show Transportation
There are several ways to travel back and forth between your hotel and the show. Check out the transportation services and shuttle schedules here.

There's Still Time

Exclusive Education for Retailers and Ranges
SHOT Universitycourses will be available a la carte offering a dozen classes, and will run today Tuesday, January 18 through Friday, January 21 giving you more flexibility than ever before to participate.

Don't Miss

Virtual Caesars Forum Tour

View a virtual walkthrough of the new facility to get familiar with the new changes for 2022. Located right next door to The Venetian Expo, and connected by a bridge for easy access to and from each facility, this new convention center is a sight to behold.

Las Vegas Discounts
SHOT Show attendees receive exclusive discounts to Las Vegas restaurants, spas, bars, buffets, shows and more when they present their show registration badge between January 18–21. Take a look at the many discounts that the SHOT Show has organized.

Chris Dolnack
SVP & Chief Customer Officer, NSSF
Bill Dunn
Bill Dunn
Vice President, Marketing, NSSF
Quinn Cassidy
Quinn Cassidy
Manager, Exhibition & Sponsorship, NSSF
Colleen Leonard
Manager, Conferences & Events, NSSF
Zachary Maddox
Zachary Maddox
Manager, Exhibit & Sponsorship Sales, NSSF
Melissa Schilling
Melissa Schilling
Managing Director, Exhibitions & Conferences, NSSF
Chris Tatulli
Director, Exhibit & Sponsorship Sales, NSSF
Jeff Pressman
Jeff Pressman
President & CEO, ConvExx
Jennifer Carr
Jennifer Carr
Vice President, Trade Show & Event Operations, ConvExx
Mike Clark
Mike Clark
Vice President, Sales, ConvExx
Casie Stock
Casie Stock
Vice President, Attendee Services & Registration, ConvExx
Regina Clark
Regina Clark
Director, Exhibitor Services, ConvExx
Laurie Prince
Laurie Prince
Meetings Manager, ConvExx
Kathryn Rae
Kathryn Rae
Projects Administrator, ConvExx
JAN 17–20, 2023 LAS VEGAS