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FMCA’s 104th International Convention & RV Expo Guide


Family Motor Coach Association’s 104th International Rally will be taking place in Tucson, AZ in late March, with many RVers excited for another rendition of one of the biggest events in the RV community. An FMCA rally is four days of everything RVing, and a hub where friends can meet amidst their travels, and make some more along the way! With entertainment, new RVs to look through and tour, shopping for items that make your travel experience more enjoyable, and representatives from companies in the industry ready to answer your questions and give their expertise; these are must-visit events for RVers. In this article we share some helpful information for those interested in attending.


When is it? (Exhibitor Hours)

Wednesday, March 23 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Thursday, March 24 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Friday, March 25 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday, March 26 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM


Where is it?

Pima County Fairgrounds

11300 S Houghton Rd

Tucson, AZ 85747


How much is it?

Full Access + RV Camping On-Site - $245/couple

4-Days Full Access with 5 Camping Nights

Full Daily Passport (No RV Parking) - $205/couple

4-Days Full Access

Public Gate: RV Displays & Indoor Exhibits - $10/person

$25 for Family of 3 or More (Children 12 & Under Free/Active Military Free)

Daily Passport: RV Displays, Indoor Exhibits, Seminars, Entertainment - $50/person

Children 12 & Under Free


Registration information can be found HERE.


Informative Seminars

For many attendees, the primary reason they come to FMCA conventions is the learning opportunities available through the seminar program. Where else can you find so much RV information available in one place? Throughout the four-day event, industry experts, manufacturer representatives, and service providers convey the latest information about RVs and the traveling lifestyle. Below is a list of the various seminar categories. To see a full list of the seminars, click HERE.


Crafts

FMCA Area Gatherings

FMCA Seminars

Information

Member Benefits

Training

Information & Technology

Communications

Technology

House Systems

Programs & Apps

Satellite, TV & Sound

Lifestyle

Cooking

General

Hobby

Living

Personal Finance & Health

Interior Upkeep

RV Living

Special Interest

Travel

RV Maintenance & Operation

Driving, Towing & Parking

Exterior Maintenance

General Maintenance & Operation

House Systems

Insurance & Warranties

Personal Safety

Powertrain & Chassis

Tires


Exhibitor Booths

Jayco, Entegra, Fleetwood, American, Holiday Rambler, NIRVC, La Mesa RV Center, and dozens more will have booths and representatives available to answer your questions and keep you up to date with the latest their company has to offer. Diamond Shield will be at booth 352! Check the full list of exhibitors HERE.


Entertainment

A big part of an FMCA rally is the entertainment, and this year’s lineup does not disappoint! You can expect great entertainment and lots of, from toe-tapping music to start your day at coffee hour and mid-day acts sure to keep a bounce in your step leading into the night. Below is a lineup of what to expect, and full details can be found HERE.


Tuesday, March 22

6:00 PM – Card Bingo at Thurber Hall

6:30 PM – The Rock Bottom Boys at the Main Stage

Wednesday, March 23

12:00 PM – Dave and Daphne at FMCA Town Center

3:00 PM – Dave and Daphne at FMCA Town Center

7:30 PM – Southwest Surfers at the Main Stage

Thursday, March 24

9:30 AM – Bean Bag Toss at FMCA Town Center

2:00 PM – FMCA Trivia Challenge at Cantina

3:00 PM – Rod Robinson, The Mentallusionist at FMCA Town Center and Parking Areas

4:30 PM – Rod Robinson, The Mentallusionist at FMCA Town Center and Parking Areas

5:00 PM – Chapter Block Party at RV Parking Areas

6:00 PM – Movie Night: Three Amigos at Old Pueblo Turquoise Room

7:00 PM – CS&M at Cummins Town Center Stage

Friday, March 25

8:00 AM – The Magic Mile at Windmill Near FMCA Town Center

12:00 PM – RAW BAND at Cummins Town Center Stage

1:00 PM – Ice Cream Social at FMCA Town Center

1:30 PM – Whisker Games at FMCA Town Center

2:00 PM – FMCA Trivia Challenge at Cantina

7:30 PM – Cale Moon at the Main Stage

Saturday, March 26

2:00 PM – FMCA Trivia Challenge at Cantina

3:00 PM – Mariachi Nuevo Azteca at Cummins Town Center Stage

7:30 PM – Big Zephyr at the Main Stage



We’re looking forward to another fantastic International Convention & RV Expo, and can’t wait to see you there! For questions, please call 888-806-5862 or email service@diamond-shield.com. Don’t forget to visit us at booth 352!