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NRA Carry Guard Expo Concealed Carry Fashion Show (for Men & Women!)

Looking for the perfect product to conceal your firearm for everyday activities? Come to the brand new NRA Carry Guard Expo Fashion Show – for men and women! – and watch models walk the runway with clothing, holsters, purses, packs and other accessories that cleverly conceal a firearm. See the variety of conceal carry products that are available to consumers and how you can incorporate them in a casual or corporate environment. This Friday evening event should top your list of things to experience at the NRA Carry Guard Expo. Doors open at 6:00 pm, and tickets are on sale now!


Mark “Oz” Geist Book Signing

Meet member of the Benghazi Annex Security team and co-author of “13 Hours”, Mark “Oz” Geist


Meet and Greet with Dana Loesch

Meet National syndicated talk radio host, TV commentator, author, and NRA National Spokesperson Dana Loesch


Royce Gracie Autograph Session

Meet Mixed Martial Arts Legend and Hall of Famer Royce Gracie during his autograph session from 2:00pm - 4:00pm which will be open to anyone who has purchased a ticket to the Expo. In addition, purchase tickets now to learn first-hand Brazilian Jiu Jitsu self-defense techniques in a hands-on two hour training session with Gracie. Tickets are required for the two hour training session and participants must be 18 years or older. 


Meet and Greet with Colion Noir

Meet NRA Commentator and host of NOIR, Colion Noir


Southern Uprising Concert Tour

Listen to country music legends Travis Tritt and Charlie Daniels Band during their Southern Uprising Concert Tour, right next door to the Wisconsin Center on Saturday evening at 7:00 pm. Get your tickets today and use the code “CARRY” for a special $10 discount, available here.

Wall of Guns

Buy a ticket for a chance to win any gun on the Wall of Guns. Drawings take place with every 100 tickets sold. All proceeds benefit the NRA Foundation and the future of the shooting sports.

NRA Mobile Tactical Range Experience

As you explore the Exhibit Hall, make sure you stop by the NRA Mobile Tactical Range Experience and test Ultimate Training Munitions safe and effective training alternative to live fire. Using converted, real guns and UTM training ammunition, you can shoot for fun, train for defense or practice for competitions while using your own firearms in almost any environment.

What You'll Find At The Expo

In addition to exciting special events, you’ll find more than 100 exhibitors on hand in the exhibit hall, plus informational seminars and in-depth instructional workshops.

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“I Will Never Carry A Gun Without Carrying This.”

- Dana Loesch, Gold NRA Carry Guard Member

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NRA Carry Guard Expo

A 3-day educational and interactive experience dedicated to Individuals interested in increasing their knowledge and skills within personal protection, concealed carry and defense tactics.