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What are the dates for the 2019 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits?

Lobby Exhibits are open and the National NRA Foundation Banquet & Auction is held on Thursday, April 25. The Exhibit Hall and other special events are Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28, 2019.

When is the 2019 Exhibit Hall open?

Friday, April 26: 9am to 6pm
Saturday, April 27: 9am to 6pm
Sunday, April 28: 10am to 5pm

When is the NRAstore open in 2019?

The NRAstore will be open: 

Thursday, April 25: 2:00pm - 6:30pm

Friday, April 26: 8:00am - 6:30pm 

Saturday, April 27: 8:00am - 6:30pm

Sunday, April 28: 8:00am - 5:30pm 

Click here to visit the NRAstore website 

What is the address for the Indianapolis Convention Center?

The Indiana Convention Center is located at 100 South Capital, Indianapolis, IN 46225 

Is there a cost to attend the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits?

The NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits is FREE to all NRA members and their families (spouse and children under 18 years old). For faster entry into the NRA Annual Meeting, please remember to bring your current membership card with you.

If you are not currently a NRA member, you can join at the door. 

Are there any special rates for Hotels in the area that are recommended?

Yes! We have put together a list of preferred hotels in the Indianapolis region, click here for more information!

Are there shuttles buses from the Hotels to the Convention Center?

Due to the proximity of the major hotels to the Indiana Convention Center, there will be no shuttle buses used in Indianapolis.

Can I purchase firearms and ammunition at the Show?

Ammunition and firearm sales are not permitted at the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits.

Are dogs/pets allowed?

Dogs are not permitted at the Show unless they are for the following purposes:
- The dog is participating in a dog training seminar with one of our seminar speakers
- Service Dogs – all Service Dogs must be certified and must remain on a leash at all times
- All other live animals are not permitted in the Show

Are backpacks allowed at the Annual Meeting?

Backpacks are allowed on site at the show but have to be kept on your person at all times. Any backpacks left unattended will be reported to security.

Want To Know More 

Contact us at 866-343-1805 or email AMResponse@nrahq.org

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NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

A celebration of freedom featuring acres of exhibits, premier events, educational seminars and workshops, and fun-filled activities.