--Shop and compare new equipment and technology and see a wide range of products and ideas from hundreds of companies that can help your woodworking business.

--Visit more than 500 woodworking equipment, supplies and software providers in 2013 without traveling 4,500 miles to Europe.

--Choose from 50 seminars covering a wide range of subjects, including finishing, software, cell manufacturing, combustible dust, online marketing, sanding methods, improving edgebanding quality, and many more.
--See the smartSHOP in action, a fully operational cabinet shop on the show floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

--Watch the WorldSkills Cabinetmaking Qualifying Trials competition, which will also take place on the show floor.

--See the top student woodworking designs entered in the Fresh Wood Student Woodworking Competition.

--Get educator training which will be offered as part of the Woodwork Career Alliance program.

--Network with thousands of other woodworkers from all over North America.

--And don’t forget the Belt Sander Races. The BSRA national championships will be held during AWFS Fair. And for the first time, there will be a belt sander demolition derby.

So….the AWFS Fair will be held July 24-27 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, and it is the best way to keep current with what is happening in our industry, and find out about the latest developments in woodworking, equipment, software and finishing.

If you don’t attend, you will not be current and up-to-date on what’s happening in the industry. Go to awfsfair.org for the latest information.

It’s not too late to get to Las Vegas for AWFS Fair. If you miss it, you’ll have to wait until 2015 for the next one.

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