Make a splash this year at the Convention Center! Back by popular demand, the show formerly known as the Fort Lauderdale Gift Show is returning August 18 – 20, 2018 as the new Fort Lauderdale Souvenir & Resort Show. The event will bring best-selling souvenir and resort products together with new resources and fresh product selections.
The new Fort Lauderdale Souvenir & Resort Show will feature vacation souvenirs, resort wear, fashion accessories, decorative items, nautical themed products, unique toys, innovative games and much more. Upgrade your merchandise mix and set your store apart with the products and ideas that you’ll discover at this event.
Retailers at this convention center event can take advantage of the Lauderdale Convention Collection, a partnership with six upscale hotels located within a short distance of our conference facilities and Fort Lauderdale's famed beaches. The Collection provides large organizations with a unified convention experience and one-stop planning assistance.
Join us at the new Fort Lauderdale Souvenir & Resort Show for a versatile selection of products and a weekend of summer fun. Designed with the specialized needs of South Florida and island retailers in mind, this event will bring it all together for you by providing easy accessibility and a cost-effective location.
As part of the Convention Center’s LEED certification and on-going commitment to the environment, we were able to find new homes for a total of 208 trees in surrounding locations within Broward County
The Convention Center expansion project will add an additional 525,000+ square feet of meeting space and an upscale 800-room headquarters hotel.
With unprecedented investment in hospitality-industry infrastructure, a boom in hotel development and luxury sector growth, the tourism landscape for Greater Fort Lauderdale has never been stronger.