FAQs

General FAQs

WHEN IS WSM 2023?

• Thursday January 19, 2023 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM MST
• Friday January 20, 2023 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM MST
• Saturday January 21, 2023 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM MST

WHERE IS WSM 2023 LOCATED?

CALVIN L. RAMPTON SALT PALACE CONVENTION CENTER
• 100 S W TEMPLE
• SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84101

HOW MUCH SHOW SPACE WILL THERE BE FOR WSM 2023?

WSM will offer over 81,000sf of Exhibit Hall Space and an additional 72,000sf of closed brand showroom space.

IS WSM 2023 OPEN TO THE PUBLIC?

No, WSM is a private, invitation-only show for the Wintersports trade only.

WHICH BRANDS ARE ATTENDING WSM 2023?

As Brands register to attend WSM, an active list will be updated here.

WHICH RETAILERS ARE ATTENDING WSM 2023?

Specialty Wintersports retail buyers from the SMC and SSL buying groups as well as 100 plus invited brick & mortar, e-comm and ski area retail channels will be attending. WSM is committed to working with exhibiting brands to create a robust base of buyers. Check back for a list of attending retailers.

WHAT DEFINES A PREFERRED VENDOR?

Preferred Vendors are those who have an established program with one or both specialty retail buying groups – SMC and/or SSL. Please note: Preferred vendors will still have the normal buying group fee structure from SMC and/or SSL. These fees are completely separate from any WSM costs. Preferred status for new vendors will only be granted after Program fees are paid and a Program has been accepted by the respective Buying Group(s).

DO YOU HAVE TO BE A PREFERRED VENDOR IN ORDER TO ATTEND WSM 2023?

No, exhibitors are not required to have a buying group program with either group to attend. However, preferred vendors do benefit from a lower show cost. Trade shows should be about conducting business at a realistic cost.

IS THERE A PRICE BREAK FOR PREFERRED VENDORS?

YES – Preferred vendors receive a discount off the “retail” price for show space.

ARE MY REPS ABLE TO ATTEND THE SHOW?

Yes – Sales Reps are critical to our industry – WSM encourages all exhibitors attending to have your reps participate.

Retailer FAQs

WHO IS ALLOWED TO ATTEND WSM 2023?

Invited Retailers only are allowed to attend WSM 2023

WHERE DO I PICK UP MY BADGE FOR THE SHOW?

Badges will be available at the WSM Registration desk located next to the entrance.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO ATTEND WSM 2023?

There is no cost to retailers.

WHERE CAN I FIND INFORMATION ON HOTELS?

TBD