Trade Show Information - Montana and Beyond
Department of Commerce Trade Show Assistance Program (TSAP)
This program assists Montana based companies in exploring new domestic and international wholesale markets by encouraging first-time exhibition at new trade shows. Access guidelines and applications here.
Montana/Regional Wholesale Trade Shows
-The Made in Montana Marketplace, Montana's premiere Made in Montana wholesale trade show, takes place annually in Great Falls.
-The Billings Market Association hosts a wholesale merchandise show three times a year in Billings, Montana, and features Made in Montana products.
-Spanning 240,000 square feet with 800 exhibitors, Las Vegas' ACRE (American Craft Retail Expo) features American and Canadian hand made products in a full range of price points. Product lines include stationery, tabletop, jewelry, furniture, decorative accessories, seasonal and garden, toys, fashion and fashion accessories, and more.
Montana Retail/Craft Shows
Montana hosts many retail shows including arts and craft fairs, farmers markets, and home and garden shows. These are great selling opportunities for businesses that aren't ready or don't want to enter the wholesale market but still want to reach buyers. Click here for a comprehensive, searchable list provided by Travel Montana.
National and International Trade Shows
International Trade and Gift Shows can help expose your product to buyers all over the world. Access a list of select International Trade and Gift Shows throughout North America.
Which Trade Show is Right for Your Company?
Trade shows can be great for business, but they can also be challenging. Access tips presented by the Montana Department of Agriculture to help decide which trade show is right for you.
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Disclaimer: The photographs shown on this site were primarily submitted by program members and are representations of some of the types of products available. Their appearance is not an endorsement of the products or program members. If you have any questions email Made In Montana or call (406) 841-2757.