2015 NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits

nra_2It's time once again for the NRA's Annual Meetings and Exhibits. The event is from April 10 - 12 and will be held at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Join the more than 70,000 expected attendees in all of the fun and education that this event has to offer.

The National Rifle Association (NRA) Annual Meetings and Exhibits, sponsored by MidwayUSA, will be held at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee from April 10-12, 2015.

For more information, including special event tickets, please visit www.nraam.org.

More than 70,000 attendees are expected at this year’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits. Leading firearm manufacturers will display the industry’s latest and greatest products and they will be joined by guides and outfitters, various hunting and shooting accessories, and extensive private firearm collections displayed by NRA-affiliated gun collector clubs.  As it always has, the NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits is guaranteed to captivate the interest of every man, woman and child regardless of whether they are a hunter, a shooting sports enthusiast, or a first time attendee. 

The NRA Country Sound Stage - a part of NRA Freedom Festival, presented by Beretta - located at 5th and Demonbreun Streets will feature free outdoor concerts beginning Thursday, April 9 through Sunday, April 12 with over 30 outstanding acts including Josh Thompson, Cheryl LuQuire, and Bucky Covington. “Redneck Crazy” singer Tyler Farr will take the stage on Sunday, 4/12 at 1:00 p.m. to close this four day outdoor concert extravaganza.  Fans can meet Tyler and pre-order his new album Suffer In Peace following his performance. The full list of NRA Country Sound Stage performers and schedules can be found at www.nracountry.com.

The National NRA Foundation Banquet, sponsored by Cabela’s, Kimber, Zeiss, Universal Coin & Bullion, and Henry Repeating Arms, will take place on Thursday, April 9, in the Music City Center’s Grand Ballroom. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. This event is closed to the press.

The NRA-ILA Leadership Forum will take place on Friday, April 10 at 1:00 p.m. This year’s speakers include former Governor Jeb Bush of Florida, Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke, Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee, Dr. Ben Carson, S.E. Cupp, Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, Senator Lindsay Graham of South Carolina, former Governor Mike Huckabee of Arkansas, Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana, Governor Mike Pence of Indiana, former Governor Rick Perry of Texas, Senator Marco Rubio of Florida, former Senator Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, Donald Trump, and Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin. This is a ticketed event. 

NRA Country, a partnership between NRA and country music's brightest stars, is pleased to present NRA Country Jam V presented by Bushnell and Folds of Honor on Lower Broadway on Friday, April 10, featuring Hank Williams, Jr., Colt Ford and Sunny Sweeney. This festival begins at 6:00 p.m. This event is free.

At 6:00 p.m. on Saturday night at the Bridgestone Arena, the NRA is proud to present performances by country music legend Alan Jackson along with everyone’s favorite “You might be a Redneck” comedian Jeff Foxworthy. This is a ticketed event. 

NRA’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits, sponsored by MidwayUSA, provides a safe and fun atmosphere the whole family can enjoy. The Pyramyd Air® Air Gun Range is a top attraction – both for participants and observers. NRA offers diverse seminars, sponsored by Cabela’s, throughout the three-day convention, including Methods of Concealed Carry; Hunting How-To’s; Firearms Law; Historical Firearms; and Refuse to be a Victim®. 

About the National Rifle Association
Established in 1871, the National Rifle Association is America’s oldest civil rights and sportsmen’s group. Five million members strong, NRA continues its mission to uphold Second Amendment rights and is the leader in firearm education and training for law-abiding gun owners, law enforcement and the military. Visit http://nra.org.