Join the Tourism Division as we hit the road to take the Kansas message across the region. Meet potential visitors (and trip planners) face-to-face at these travel shows. After several years of participating in these shows, we have culled the list to include only those shows with high attendance and engagement with audience members.
Denver International Sporstmen's Expo (Typically mid-January)
Expected Attendance: 30,000 - 35,000
Who Attends: The primary outdoor interests for those who attend this show are hunting (37%), fishing (31%) and boats, RVs & ATVs (18%). The average household income of attendees is $75,643 which is significantly more than the average U.S. household income. 55% attended the same show last year and 24% are first-time attendees.
Any partner that would like their own booth at the Denver International Sportsmen's Exposition may request booth space near the Kansas Tourism booth from International Sportsmen's Expositions (ISE). Listed price for a 10'x10' booth is $1,450. Learn more about the show at SportsExpos.com
Booth Contact: Jesse Ouellette, (360) 397-0210
National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic, (typically mid-February), Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN
National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic is the nation's largest event for upland hunters, sport dog owners, farmers and wildlife habitat conservationists. Attendance last time in Iowa was over 24,000! KDWPT organizes a "Kansas Pavilion" at the show. The larger impact presence includes Kansas promotion in event literature, signage and announcements; and the Pheasants Forever Journal and website.
- $600 regular 10'x10' booth (discounted from $900 price)
- $800 premium corner 10'x10' booth - (discounted from $1,200 price) - LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE!
What do you get?
- Exhibit in your booth within the Kansas Pavilion
- Signage & Advertising for the Kansas Pavilion provided by KDWPT
Booth Contact: Andrea Etzel
Kansas State Fair, typically mid-September
Expected Attendance: 350,000
Who Attends: The large majority of attendees are Kansas residents, many of whom are repeat attendees who expect to receive Kansas tourism information from our booth each year.
Spotlight Community or Byway of the Day (No Charge)
- Join us in our booth for one day, from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
- Distribute your brochures and promotional items on your day
- Provide an item or items (minimum value $50) for a daily drawing
Deadline: July 1 (space is reserved on a first-come, first-served basis)
Community Spotlight Contact: Andrea Etzel, 785-296-7091
Byway of the Day Contact: Sue Stringer, (785) 296-1847