NRA’s 145th Annual Meetings & Exhibits 2016: Louisville, Kentucky Hosts Acres of Guns, Gear & Outfitters


NRA-Logo-wSeal-BWThe NRA, a well known name in the outdoor industry, will be holding their Annual Meetings and Exhibits in Louisville, Kentrucky this year, which is the second time the event was held in Louisville. This will be the organizations145th National Rifle Association Annual Meetings and Exhibits taking place. The dates for this event are May 19-22, 2016.

The 145th National Rifle Association (NRA) Annual Meetings and Exhibits will be held in Louisville, Kentucky from May 19-22, 2016.  This is the second time since 2008 that Louisville has hosted the NRA Annual Meeting.

NOTE: Only approved members of U.S. news media organizations will receive credentials and be allowed to cover the convention. Due to resource limitations, no foreign media will be credentialed. For more information, including event tickets, please visit

Members of the news media who wish to cover this year’s event will need press credentials. For press credentials please email your name, media affiliation, phone number, and email address to Credentials must be picked up in person at the press office starting at 9:30 a.m., on Thursday, May 18, 2016. Television crews and still photographers should bring necessary equipment and lenses (sports lenses) to cover events from platforms at distances more than200 feet from the stage.

More than 70,000 attendees are expected at this year’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits. NRA’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits provide a safe and fun atmosphere the whole family can enjoy. Marquee events including the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum and the NRA Saturday Night Celebration will be open to press.

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