Sutton Bacon and Darren Bush say "There's a lot at stake. Main Street gear shops are struggling and the world is evolving...faster than the speed of trade shows and associations."
Some are in, some are out, some are still on the fence. With budgets locked in for 2020, exhibitors and retailers are still considering whether or not it’s worth attending another summer show.
The Big Gear Show will premiere paddling, camping, climbing, and biking hardgoods in July, three weeks after Outdoor Retailer.
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