Friday, February 24th & Saturday, February 25th, 2017
EXPO weekend is a time to experience the best of Washington’s Recreation Economy. We start the weekend on Friday with our Outdoor Recreation Summit – a day of learning and sharing for those in the recreation industry.
Saturday is the BIG DAY – our free to the public Recreation Northwest EXPO where 70 exhibitors and 700 people come together to celebrate outdoor recreation and find new ways to get outside and play.
Read more below and we look forward to seeing you in February!
I had a great time at the EXPO and am very excited about what is being created in the NW outdoor communities!
Big hug and high fives all around,
Kris, Outdoors NW Magazine
Friday, February 24th
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
BTC, Settlemyer Hall
Join us on Friday at our Outdoor Recreation Summit –Growing Washington’s Recreation Economy.
Recreation Industry Professionals – Join your fellow retailers, manufacturers, event & race promoters, policy makers and stewardship organizations to explore and share ways to grow and promote Washington State’s flourishing recreation economy.
Press Release: 2017 Outdoor Recreation Summit Announces Keynote Speakers
Saturday, February 25th
1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Bellingham Cruise Terminal
New in 2017: We are moving the free public EXPO to Saturday.
Bring your friends and family to meet face to face with Apparel and Gear Manufacturers, Retailers, Outfitters, Outdoor Media, Activity Clubs, Stewardship Organizations and representatives from your favorite local recreation events and races. Explore Washington’s outdoor recreation opportunities to find new ways to get outside and play.
Demos & Prizes
Free to the Public
To meet the increased demand of 2017 EXPO Exhibitors, we are changing venues to the Bellingham Cruise Terminal – we now have room for more vendors and larger booths!
Watch our EXPO Video.
Recreation Northwest EXPO Partners & Sponsors are credited for making this happen. Please thank them the next time you cross paths.
Interested in being a sponsor? Check out our sponsorship levels and benefits.
For our out of town friends planning to make the most of it, choose from our recommended list of EXPO & SUMMIT Lodging.
Elevation: The Art of Cascadia
February 3 – 28
Winter 5k trail Run Series
Saturday, February 25th, 10:00am
5022 Guide Meridian
WA Brewery Open House Tours
Saturday, February 25th, Noon – 5:00pm
Stones Throw Brewery
1009 Larrabee Avenue
NSEA Volunteer Work Party
Saturday, February 25th, 10:00am – 11:00am
3057 E Bakerview Rd