Welcome to beautiful Las Vegas, we are excited to be back and in-person for the 2022 show! Here are some updates and information to help you get prepared for the busy week ahead.
We have selected several locations to make picking up your badge easy and convenient once you arrive in Las Vegas. Find the location that works best for you and find the whereabouts and hours of operation for each registration pickup area.
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.
No smoking is permitted inside the Caesars Forum or Venetian Expo. The only permitted smoking area is outside in designated areas.
COVID testing is available on a first-come first-served basis in Room 3709 in The Venetian Convention Center (Level 3) from 8:00 AM–1:00 PM. A rapid test is $49 and PCR test is $145.
*Complimentary face masks are available in the Show Office as well as in several locations around Caesars Forum and the Venetian Expo hall.
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 LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram 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.
Attend the Supplier Showcase
The SHOT Week Supplier Showcase returns this year with 500+ suppliers and countless materials and solutions. Taking place today and tomorrow from 8:30 AM–5:30 PM in the 5th Floor Palazzo Ballroom of The Venetian. Check out the floor plan to plan your route.
Monday Press Room Hours
The SHOT Show Press Room is open to credentialed members of the press today from noon to 5 p.m. You must have your SHOT Show badge to access the area. The Press Room is located in The Venetian Convention Center, Level 4, Lando Ballroom.
Attend Industry Day at the RangeTM
Industry Day at the Range 2022 takes place today from 8:30 AM–4:30 PM the day before the opening day of SHOT Show at the Boulder Rifle and Pistol Club. Industry Day at the Range gives invited media and buyers the opportunity to shoot and test the latest products from over 200 manufactures. With over 2,000 attendees in 2020, providing hands-on experience for attendees. Learn more.
LEEP Meet-Up Networking Event
Join other law enforcement attendees, education speakers and manufacturers tonight from 5:30–7:00 PM at Canaletto Restaurant for a special networking event designed to give you time to build connections, ask questions and share experiences. Pre-registration is required to attend.
Industry Day At The Range™ Transportation Schedule
All retail buyers and media planning to attend this afternoon's events at Industry Day at the Range are provided shuttle bus transportation to and from the venue.
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 University™courses will be available a la carte offering a dozen classes, and will run Tuesday, January 18 through Friday, January 21 giving you more flexibility than ever before to participate.
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.