RV Vacation & Travel Show
St. Louis RV Show Returns January 13-15
(Saint Louis, MO) –
The St. Louis RV Vacation & Travel Show will return to America's Center in downtown St. Louis, January 13-15. This will be the 35th year for the event which is one of the largest recreational vehicle consumer shows in the country. Hours will be: Friday 10 am - 10pm; Saturday, 10 am - 9 pm; Sunday 11 am - 5 pm.
The show features nearly every style of recreational vehicle. Motorhomes, 5th wheels, travel trailers, sport utility trailers, van campers, folding camping trailers and truck campers are all on display and for sale. There is also vendor space for campgrounds, resorts, travel destinations as well as RV products and services.
The promoter of the event, The Midwest Gateway RV Dealers Association, is composed of RV dealerships from Illinois and Missouri, which are located in the St. Louis, Missouri, region. The Midwest Gateway RV Dealers Association formed in 1977.
Bob Cobb, of 47 West Trailer Sales in Troy, Missouri, is the 2012 show chairman. Cobb says the dealers are optinistic that 2012 will be an excellent sales year for the RV industry. “There are so many different styles of lightweight, easily towable, RV trailers on the market, which are very appealing to the families. And, the young families are finding the RV to be a great way to get out with the children and have fun, whether it's a vacation trip or just a weekend at a campground.”
Special attractions at the show this year will include demonstrations on “Traveling With Your Dog” by Shannon Mayfield, and “Outdoor Gourmet Cooking” by Marty Koch. There will also be a display of snakes, lizards and turtles by the St. Louis Herpetological Society.
Tickets will be available at the show ticket windows. Regular Admission is $8.00. Tickets for children ages 6-12 are $3.50, with children age 5 and under admitted free. A senior discount is available on Friday, with those age 60 and over admitted for $5 on that day. More information can be obtained from the website at www.stlrv.com or by calling 314-355-1236