Explore The NRA Universe Of Websites

APPEARS IN News

NRA’s Annual Meetings & Exhibits 2006:<br>Moving on to Milwaukee <br>Several Acres of Top Manufacturers, Outfitters & Vendors

Tuesday, March 7, 2006

Fairfax, VA – The National Rifle Association is pleased to announce this year’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits will be held at the Midwest Airlines Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin from May 19-21, 2006. 

Members of the news media are welcome to cover this year’s event.  For press credentials please call NRA Public Affairs at (703) 267-3820 or email media@nrahq.org.  Credentials will be available for pick-up in the Press Office (Room 202 B) starting Thursday, May 18.  Television crews and still photographers should bring necessary equipment and lenses (sports lenses) to cover events from platforms at a distance from the stage (throw distance for events – approximately 100 ft).

With an estimated 40-50,000 attendees and about 350 exhibits, this year’s Annual Meetings and Exhibits promises to be among the best in NRA history.  The exhibit hall will contain one of the largest and best displays of firearms, guides and outfitters in the country; featuring new firearm models, various hunting and shooting accessories, and an extensive private firearms collection displayed by NRA affiliated gun collector clubs.  

In addition, NRA offers a diverse array of activities throughout the three-day convention.  These include the Opening Celebration, with live music by surprise musical guests; the popular Ladies Luncheon; the NRA Silent Auction; Members Banquet; and a variety of informational presentations, such as methods of concealed carry, women’s personal protection and power politics, America’s greatest battle rifle, whitetail hunting and firearms law.  In addition, the popular air gun range provides a safe, family-friendly activity – fun for participants and observers.           

2006 ANNUAL MEETINGS & EXHIBITS PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

THURSDAY, MAY 18          Member Registration, Information & Services: 2 pm - 6 pm

 

   6:00 pm                                 National NRA Foundation Banquet - TICKET REQUIRED

 

FRIDAY, MAY 19                 Member Registration, Information, and Services & Sales: 8 am - 6 pm

                                                Air Gun Range: 9 am - 6 pm; Exhibit Hall: 10 am - 6 pm

  

  8:00 am                                  Clubs & Associations Continental Breakfast

  8:00 am                                  Grassroots Continental Breakfast

  9:00 am                                  Clubs & Associations Workshop

  9:00 am                                  Grassroots Workshop

  9:00 am                                  Annual Firearms Law Seminar

                                                 - LIMITED SEATING, PREREGISTRATION RECOMMENDED

11:00 am                                  Sportsman’s Luncheon/Auction

11:00 am                                  Ladies Luncheon/Auction

  2:00 pm                                  Opening Celebration

  3:00 pm                                  Special Sessions:

                                                            --Methods of Concealed Carry

                                                            --Garand:  US Rifle Cal. 30 M1

 

SATURDAY, MAY 20          Member Registration, Information, and Services & Sales: 8 am - 6 pm

                                                Air Gun Range: 9 am - 6 pm; Exhibit Hall: 10 am - 6 pm

 

 7:00 am                                  2006 Prayer Breakfast - TICKET REQUIRED

10:00 am                                 Annual Meeting of Members

10:00 am - 6:00 pm                 NRA Foundation Silent Auction                          

 1:30 pm                                  Special Session:

                                                            --Women, Personal Protection and Power Politics

 6:00 pm                                  Heritage Society Reception

                                                   - BY INVITATION ONLY

 7:00 pm                                  NRA Members Banquet Reception

 8:00 pm                                  135th NRA Members Banquet  - TICKET REQUIRED

 

SUNDAY, MAY 21                Member Registration, Information, and Services & Sales: 8 am - 5 pm

                                                Air Gun Range: 9 am - 5 pm; Exhibit Hall: 10 am - 5 pm

 

  9:30 am                                  Special Session:

                                                            --National Gun Collector Awards Program

10:00 am - 5:00 pm                  NRA Foundation Silent Auction

11:00 am                                  Special Sessions:

                                                            --NRA and the Media:  A Forum for Straight Shooters

                                                            --Guaranteed Whitetail Tactics

                                                           

 

For more information; including Banquet tickets:

www.nraam.org

--nra--

Established in 1871, the National Rifle Association is America’s oldest civil rights and sportsmen's group.  Four million members strong, NRA continues its mission to uphold Second Amendment rights and advocates enforcement of existing laws against violent offenders to reduce crime.  The Association remains the nation's leader in firearm education and training for law-abiding gun owners, law enforcement and the armed services.

IN THIS ARTICLE
Wisconsin Other
TRENDING NOW
Hunter Biden Incident Shows that Gun Laws are for the Little People

News  

Monday, April 5, 2021

Hunter Biden Incident Shows that Gun Laws are for the Little People

There is a central hypocrisy at the heart of the gun control effort.

U.S. House Bows to Biden, Passes Legislation to Cancel Your RIGHT to Obtain a Firearm

News  

Monday, March 15, 2021

U.S. House Bows to Biden, Passes Legislation to Cancel Your RIGHT to Obtain a Firearm

The U.S. House Representatives, with the urging and support of Joe Biden, passed two bills on Thursday – H.R. 8 and H.R. 1446 – that would usher in a sweeping overhaul of how firearms are bought and sold in ...

South Carolina: Constitutional Carry Passes Critical Vote

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

South Carolina: Constitutional Carry Passes Critical Vote

Today, the House voted 69-47 to advance House Bill 3096 after second reading. This clears the way for H. 3096 to receive a third reading tomorrow, where the House can vote to pass it.

ATF Withdraws Pistol Brace “Guidance”

News  

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

ATF Withdraws Pistol Brace “Guidance”

On December 23rd, ATF posted a document to its website indicating that its recently published Objective Factors for Classifying Weapons with “Stabilizing Braces” is withdrawn.

BATFE Leadership Push Biden to Target Pistol Stabilizing Braces and Unfinished Receivers

News  

Monday, November 16, 2020

BATFE Leadership Push Biden to Target Pistol Stabilizing Braces and Unfinished Receivers

Just in case anyone needed further proof that much of the federal bureaucracy is more interested in serving themselves and left-wing political interests than public service, news broke this week that rogue elements of Bureau ...

Judge Affirms Hunters Can Use Traditional Ammo in NRA Case

News  

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Judge Affirms Hunters Can Use Traditional Ammo in NRA Case

On April 1st, a federal judge in Arizona sided with NRA-ILA and Safari Club International and held that hunters’ use of traditional ammo does not violate federal environmental law.

Statement on Gun Control Bills H.R. 8 and H.R. 1446

News  

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Statement on Gun Control Bills H.R. 8 and H.R. 1446

Jason Ouimet, executive director of the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action, released the following statement Thursday after the House passed gun control bills HR 8 and HR 1446

NRA-backed Constitutional Carry Signed in Tennessee

News  

Thursday, April 8, 2021

NRA-backed Constitutional Carry Signed in Tennessee

Gov. Bill Lee signs NRA-backed constitutional carry bill to advance the self-defense rights of all Tennessee gun owners. 

West Virginia: Pro-Gun Bills Pass

Thursday, April 8, 2021

West Virginia: Pro-Gun Bills Pass

Yesterday, the House of Delegates promptly voted 87-0 to concur with the Senate amendments to House Bill 2793. It now goes to Governor Jim Justice’s desk for his signature.

Guide To The Interstate Transportation Of Firearms

Gun Laws  

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Guide To The Interstate Transportation Of Firearms

CAUTION: Federal and state firearms laws are subject to frequent change. This summary is not to be considered as legal advice or a restatement of law.

MORE TRENDING +
LESS TRENDING -

More Like This From Around The NRA

NRA ILA

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.