More Events Have Happened, and are Happening Around the Region

Face-to-face events are making a comeback at convention centers!  At the time of publication, three public in-person events took place between Missouri and Kansas, and another function is taking place in Missouri soon.  Continue reading to see what events were scheduled at the St. Charles and Overland Park Convention Centers.

Working Women’s Survival Show

From February 19-21, the St. Charles Convention Center facilitated the Working Women’s Survival Show.  This event gave women an opportunity to go shopping, grab a bite, and get pampered all in one place with their family and friends.


St. Charles Boat Show

From March 4-7, the Lake of the Ozarks Dealers Association held the St. Charles Boat Show at the St. Charles Convention Center.  This function featured the latest in cruisers, runabouts, performance boats, pontoons, ski boats, personal watercraft, docks, lifts and boating accessories all at one show.

Kansas Open Season Sportsman’s Expo

From March 12-14, the Overland Park Convention Center facilitated the Kansas Open Season Sportman’s Expo for the very first time, with industry-leading companies exhibiting at this face-to-face function.  Seminars and demos, activities such as archery and deer scoring, and daily door prizes were components of this event as well.


St. Charles Home Show From April 9-11, the Home Builders Association of St. Louis and Eastern Missouri is holding its annual show at the St. Charles Convention Center.  This event gives homeowners the opportunity to see, learn about, and buy the latest home improvement products and services.


About the author

Joe Clote

Joseph W. Clote is owner of Publishing Concepts, LLC a communications and marketing firm based in Saint Louis, Missouri. Mr. Clote is Group Publisher of MeetMed™ and Missouri Meetings & Events™ (MM&E) magazine, a quarterly publication read by thousands of meeting and event professionals, and producer of the St. Louis and Kansas City trade shows under the MM&E name. Mr. Clote has extensive sales and marketing expertise in the travel, tourism, fine art, insurance, and software development industries.