Orlando Orange County Convention Center - Calendar of Events
Sept. 21 – 24 – OTO Expo (9,000 attendees)
In its 118th year, the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPOSM is “the world’s best gathering of otolaryngologists.” Held each fall, the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPOSM provides an opportunity for thousands of Academy members, non-member physicians, allied health professionals, administrators, and exhibiting companies to converge for an exhilarating four days.
Sept. 25 – 27 – The Landscape Show (9,465 attendees)
Join over 6,500 attendees, and attend the southeast's premier landscape and horticulture conference and trade event. The Landscape Show features over 200,000 square feet of trees, shrubs, equipment and more from nearly 450 exhibiting companies. The Landscape Show offers a complete cast of plants, trees, palms, landscape equipment, hardscape products, irrigation, production equipment, business services and garden center supplies.You'll find superstar products you already love and discover the new looks, talent and ideas the industry has to offer.
Sept. 29 – Oct. 1 – Educause Annual Conference (5,000 attendees)
With over 300 sessions and more than 500 speakers—60+ webcasts and 18 exclusive online sessions provided virtually—the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference presents a robust, community-generated program that explores today's toughest IT issues facing higher education and convenes some of the brightest minds in the community. meet and connect. Come join us for a day of wedding planning fun for brides and business building for wedding vendors. Brides - use code FBEVENT in the checkout cart at Orlando.PWGShows.com for $5 tickets to the show.
Oct. 3 – 5 – Grand Prix: Orlando (2,500 attendees)
StarCityGames.com proudly presents Grand Prix: Orlando. This October, make sure to visit Dominaria Resort: The Most Magical Plane in the Multiverse! This event is open to the public. http://www.magicgp.com/GPOrlando/index.html
Oct. 9 – 12 – Southern Women’s Show (26,000 attendees)
Four days of shopping, fashion shows, celebrity appearances, food sampling, pampering, and more. Save the Date! October 9-12, 2014.
The Southern Women's Show returns to Orlando October 9-12, 2014 and you're invited to join in the FUN! Jam-packed with cool jewelry and handbags, make-up tips and tricks, delicious gourmet treats and more. Besides the incredible shopping, you can enjoy runway fashion shows, cooking classes, and informed speakers. Grab your mom, sister, or best friend and spend the day - or weekend - doing everything you love!! https://southernshows.com/wor
Oct. 10 – Gracias Choir Christmas Cantata (2,600 attendees)
International Youth Fellowship (IYF) USA will present the 2014 Gracias Christmas Cantata U.S Tour, a month-long series of show-stopping musical events across 20 U.S cities (starting 9/26). With three beautiful, music-filled acts (Birth, Happiness, and Glory), and one eternal message of hope, Gracias Christmas Cantata expresses the true meaning of Christmas: the birth of hope, faith and love in our hearts.
Admission to Gracias Christmas Cantata is absolutely FREE. The goal is to spark joy and hope in people who may not have a chance to experience this kind of performance otherwise. Gracias Christmas Cantata has toured places like New Orleans, Detroit, and Red Lake reservation with the sole purpose of bringing the Christmas spirit and heart of God to the doorsteps of people who may be low on morale or experiencing hopelessness. http://www.iyfusa.org/cantata-tour/
Oct. 14 – 16 – Camx – The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (3,000 attendees)
ACMA and SAMPE, the two leading composites and advanced materials industry organizations for nearly 60 years, have created a new event that connects and advances all aspects of the world's composites and advanced materials communities. CAMX is America's go-to marketplace for products, solutions, networking, and advanced industry thinking. CAMX replaces ACMA's COMPOSITES Convention and SAMPE's Annual Spring Convention forming ONE super industry event.
Oct. 16 – 19 – American International Motorcycle Expo (10,000 attendees)
The American International Motorcycle Expo is the premier trade and consumer show in North America, taking place October 16-19, 2014 in Orlando, Florida.
The American International Motorcycle Expo’s purpose is to serve as the catalyst to bring together industry, press, dealers and consumers in a single arena that creates a grand stage for motorcycling in the U.S. and North America, and delivers an efficient and energetic market-timed expo platform for B2B and B2C in the motorcycle industry. AIMExpo is the single most important event of its type in the North American market and will have international impact within the motorcycling community. http://www.aimexpousa.com/
Oct. 21 – 23 – National Business Aviation Association (27,000 attendees)
The NBAA convention is the place to be each year for everyone who's anyone in business aviation. NBAA2014 will be the can't-miss, business aviation event of the year and the seventh largest tradeshow in the U.S. Exhibit space is available indoors at the Orange County Convention Center and on the static display at Orlando Executive Airport.
Oct. 23 – 24 – Florida Association of Christian Colleges (1,500 attendees)
The Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (FACCS) is a voluntary, service providing association of Christian schools, Christian colleges and universities, and home school groups. It is the first and longest running voluntary Christian School service providing association in America.
Please join us for our annual Christian Educators' Convention as we seek to encourage and strengthen Christian Educators in their God-given abilities to lead, teach, and be true Supernatural Heroes in the lives of the students and families to whom them minister. http://www.faccs.org/convention14
Oct. 24 – 26 – Orlando Home Show (28,000 attendees)
We enjoy sharing our love of all things home and garden! Everyone is welcome here to gather and share tips - then see it all in person by attending a home show for even more of the latest in home and garden. While at our shows, you can meet and learn from celebrity designers, shop, compare and save with our trusted exhibitors. http://www.orlandofallshow.com/OHS/EventsHome.aspx
Oct. 26 – 28 – IACP 121st Annual Conference and Exposition (22,000 attendees)
Featuring renowned keynote speakers, forums and technical workshops, and the largest exhibit hall of services in the law enforcement community, the premier event for law enforcement provides thousands of dedicated professionals from across the country and around the world with an exceptional, concentrated forum for learning, collaborating and experiencing new technology. Join delegates from local, state, county, tribal and federal agencies at the IACP Annual Conference and Expo in Orlando, Florida on October 25-28, 2014, as they address law enforcement’s critical issues, advance their knowledge and careers, and equip their operations for the future.
Nov. 5 – 7 – International Pool & Spa Expo (11,000 attendees)
Welcome to the Int'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo, a must attend event for the pool, spa and backyard industry professionals. With live demonstrations and product displays, powerful education seminars and engaging networking events, the Int'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo is THE place that pulls together pool, spa and patio industry suppliers, manufacturers and service providers with the largest group of retailers, builders, service professionals and landscape architects from around the globe.
Nov. 5 – 7 – International Sanitary Supply Association (17,000 attendees)
ISSA/INTERCLEAN® North America is the one week where top executives in the global cleaning industry meet to drive innovation, productivity, and profitability. The event brings together five co-located events, 700-plus global suppliers, and 16,000 industry leaders from 78 countries.
Nov. 6 – 8 – National Science Teachers Association (2,500 attendees)
NSTA conferences offer the latest in science content, teaching strategy, and research to enhance and expand your professional growth. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to collaborate with science education leaders and your peers. Each year, NSTA hosts a national conference on science education (in the spring), three area conferences (in the fall), and a STEM Forum & Expo.
Nov. 13 – 14 – Athletic Business Conference & Expo (4,000 attendees)
The Athletic Business Conference & Expo is a premier educational event and trade show for athletic, fitness and recreation professionals. Whether you're an experienced administrator, or new to the profession, you'll benefit from the educational and networking opportunities available at ABC.
At ABC, you'll meet the industry experts and manufacturers who have successful track records and road maps for a bright future. Joining them for three invigorating days will help make your organization — and your career — stronger than ever.
Nov. 18 – 21 – International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions (25,000 attendees)
IAAPA Attractions Expo is the largest international tradeshow for the amusements and attractions industry, with more than 27,000 attractions professionals attending from around the world. Thousands of qualified amusement park and attractions buyers from more than 100 countries meet at IAAPA Attractions Expo.
Nov. 20 – 22 – ASHA Convention (14,000 attendees)
The 2014 ASHA Convention will be held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, November 20–22, 2014. It is the premier annual professional education event for speech-language pathologists, audiologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists. Bringing together more than 12,000 attendees, the Annual Convention provides unparalleled opportunities to hear the latest research and gain new skills and resources to advance your career.
Nov. 27 – 30 – Central Florida International Auto Show (40,000 attendees)
The 2014-model Central Florida International Auto Show rolls into the Orange County Convention Center with hundreds of the latest cars, trucks, crossovers and more.
Showgoers are invited to check out the newest rides, sit behind wheels, experience the latest in-car technology and even take a test drive right at the show.
From car buffs to consumers, the Central Florida International Auto Show offers something for everyone! The auto show will feature a dazzling collection of high-end luxury cars, plug-in electric vehicles, family fun and much more!
The Central Florida International Auto Show is owned and presented by the Central Florida Auto Dealers Association, Inc., and produced by Motor Trend Auto Shows, LLC. The auto show will be open to the public Thursday, November 28 (Thanksgiving Day) through Sunday, December 1, at the Orange County Convention Center (West Concourse), located at 9800 International Drive, in Orlando. Show hours are Thursday, from 12 noon to 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Parking is available in the convention center lots. The auto show is pleased to offer complimentary shuttle service to and from the convention center parking lots during all show hours. Admission to the event is $9 for adults, $5 for seniors (62 and older), military w/any DOD ID and students under 21 w/ID, $3 for children (7-12) and children 6 and younger are free.
*Family Day is Sunday, December 1! All children 12 & under admitted FREE with paying adult.
Attendees will receive a FREE one-year subscription to Motor Trend magazine with each paid online admission, an $18 value, courtesy of the Central Florida Auto Dealers Association, Inc. (courtesy of www.wftv.com) www.autoshoworlando.com