Happy Hour on the Show Floor

Tuesday, November 29
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Catch up with colleagues and new friends after a day of exploring! We’ll have free tastings of local bourbon and brew throughout the show floor. Complimentary appetizers and discounted drinks will also be available. Plus, catch a photo opp with the official bugler for Churchill Downs and Keeneland (be sure to tag #RVIA16!).

Tastings from local distilleries and breweries will include brand ambassadors on hand for conversations and branded giveaways.

Featured distilleries: Alltech, Ballotin Whiskey, Jim Beam, Woodford Reserve
Featured breweries: Alltech, Braxton Brewing Co., Goodwood, West Sixth Brewing

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Downtown Industry Event

Wednesday, November 30
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
4th Street Live!

You’re in for a true Louisville celebration! Join us at this favorite city hot spot for an unforgettable evening to:

  • Rock out with The Louisville Crashers: They have played on stage with national recording artists like Luke Bryan and Kid Rock, rocked out at the NBC pre-game show for Super Bowl XLVI, and fans almost brought an entire building down during one of their shows in New Albany, Indiana. A prominent member of the Louisville music scene, the lead singer has performed with various groups throughout the years, sharing the stage with well-known acts such as Cheap Trick, Eddie Money, Travis Tritt and Blake Shelton.
  • Try your luck in the Money Machine: Available to all attendees – take a turn in the Money Machine to go home from Louisville with a little extra cash in your pocket. Attendees must have their badge and ticket present to participate. One entry per person.
  • Enjoy specials throughout 4th Street Live: The following specials will be available to attendees during Happy Hour and throughout the show. Simply show your badge or mention you’re with RVIA.
Birracibo $3 Bud/Bud Light
Bourbon Raw $3 Bud/Bud Light
Brazeiros Churrascaria Brazilian Steakhouse $3 Bud/Bud Light
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant $3 Pint
Guy Fieri’s Smokehouse $3 Bud/Bud Light
Howl at the Moon $3 Miller/Coors Light
Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse 50% Off Engraving
Tavern on Fourth $3 Bud/Bud Light
The Sports and Social Club $3 Bud/Bud Light

Kentucky Derby Prize Package Drawing

Thursday, December 1 | 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
We’ll be giving away a Kentucky Derby Prize Package valued at $4,000. Stick around for your chance to win!

The package includes:

  • Two tickets to the 2017 Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Churchill Downs
  • Three-night hotel stay at the Crowne Plaza Louisville, May 4 – 7, 2017
  • $500 voucher toward travel
  • $100 Louisville Originals gift card
  • (2) Complimentary “The Main Ticket” passes for admission to 6 major attractions on Museum Row
    • Frazier History Museum
    • Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft
    • Kentucky Science Center
    • Evan Williams Bourbon Experience
    • Louisville Slugger Museum
    • Muhammad Ali Center

To Enter:
Simply turn in your ticket to the Win Bin located in the Go RVing booth (South Wing Lobby C, Hall 1C) by 10:00 am on Thursday, December 1.

Thursday, December 1, 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
You must be present on the show floor to win!

The fine print:
You must be present to win. Participation in the Kentucky Derby Prize Package is restricted to registered and badged National RV Trade Show ATTENDEES ONLY in the following categories: Dealer, Accessory Parts/Repair Shop, Camping Store, Campgrounds and Warehouse/Distributors. No purchase necessary to win. To be eligible, the ticket from your badge must be turned in to the Win Bin located in the Go RVing booth no later than 10:00 am on Thursday, December 1, 2016. Limited to one entry per person. A winner will be chosen from this bin. The drawing will take place on Thursday, December 1, 2016, at 12:00 pm. Individuals whose names are drawn must be present to claim the prize. Local and state taxes may apply.

Exhibitor Events

Level 5 Advertising
Tuesday, November 29 | 10:00 am
Booth 736
Unveiling the future of marketing: Join us at Level 5, Booth 736 for a sneak peak of the latest advancements in RV marketing and advertising technology.

Roadtrek & Hymer
Tuesday, November 29 | 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Booth 5000, West Wing Hall 5
Invitation only
Come join us for a social gathering and see what new products Roadtrek & Hymer are showcasing.

REV Recreation Group
Tuesday, November 29 | 7:00 pm
Location TBD
Invitation only
Enjoy dinner off site with Helio Castroneves and REV executives.

Lippert and Furrion
Tuesday, November 29 & Wednesday, November 30 | 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Booth 245 & 258
Lippert and Furrion Cocktail Hour

Wednesday, November 30 | 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Booth 9
Truma’s Louisville display will again make a wondrous transition into a Bavarian village for our Truma Christkindlmarkt Celebration! NEW this year is the Truma Sweepstakes: WIN A VACATION TO GERMANY and other great prizes. Enter the sweepstakes at Truma’s Booth 9 from Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 9:00 am through Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 3:00 pm Come enjoy some holiday cheer with complementary hot Glühwein (Christmas wine) served from a Truma AquaGo and authentic Lebkuchen gingerbread cookies. Everyone is welcome to attend! All details available at

Lance Camper
Wednesday, November 30 | 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Booth 5018
Please join us in our display for the Lance Happy Hour, everyone is invited! We are located in the West Wing in Booth 5018, see you there!

Taxa Outdoors
Wednesday, November 30 | 5:30 pm
Booth 4107
Happy Hour with Taxa Outdoors & Leave No Trace! Come relax, socialize and quench your thirst with Taxa Outdoors, maker of NASA-inspired camping trailers, and Leave No Trace, an organization dedicated to protecting the environment by teaching people to enjoy it responsibly. Enter to win a Yeti Tundra 65 Cooler! See you there.

Family Motor Coach Association
Wednesday, November 30 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Invitation only
Stop by Booth 811 for a personal invitation to our Mix and Mingle. Come see what Family Motor Coach Association is all about.