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PAINTBALL EXTRAVAGANZA INTERNATIONAL

The Paintball Extravaganza International's 15th Event will be held at the Hyatt Regency Dulles on February 20-21-22, 2018.

New for 2018: A Class/Seminar Package is being offered, go to the Class/Seminar Descriptions page for details.
New for 2018: Late Monday afternoon classes, go to the Event Schedules page to see what classes are available.

Paintball Events has traveled and talked to facilities in several cities looking at options for the 2018 Paintball Extravaganza. Some of the items that are looked at are airport facilities, drive opportunities, facility space and costs factors. After looking over all the factors the best option for the event, the attendees and the exhibitors was to return to the Hyatt Regency Dulles.

Stay at the Hyatt Regency during the event and receive the $19 breakfast buffet for $14.

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Paintball Extravaganza International is recognized by the industry as the official industry wholesale tradeshow. It has become the largest wholesale tradeshow and dealer summit in the world.

PAINTBALL EXTRAVAGANZA SHOOTING CHALLENGE

Shooting cage with targets will be set up at the event by Modern Combat Sports. Event attendees will have the opportunity to show everyone their shooting expertise. shoot 6 targets tracked in real time on site. Fastest time hitting all targets will be named top shooter! Over $3,000 in prizes will be awarded to the top shooters.

2nd Annual Paintball Extravaganza Charity Auction

Charity Auction will be Wednesday Night seeing many products donated by the paintball industry being auctioned off to the highest bidders.  All proceeds will be donated to the “Motivated for Mav” fund to help with SCN8A Research.  This fund has been started by Mike & Melissa Peverill after it was determined that their youngest son, Maverick, suffered from this rare pediatric disease.  Bring your money and get some great deals and on dozens of paintball products.

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Why Should A Business Attend A Trade Show?

No matter how small your paintball store or field may be, the benefits of attending the industry trade show far outweigh any reason not to attend.  Industry trade shows have been developed in order to give business owners, buyers and managers the opportunity to meet existing suppliers, conduct business meetings, network with others in a common industry and investigate new products and suppliers.

Evaluate the cost of attending the trade show and the long term effect it may have on your business.  Determine what the cost will be to your business but not staying on top of your industry and not keeping you and your staff trained on business practices and products.  As in any industry, the time and cost spent at the show will be worthwhile.