10 days until the largest international event in the metal construction industry - are YOU ready? It’s simple - REGISTER today, make your travel arrangements and we’ll see you in Vegas!
Join us for METALCON’s 27th year! It gets better every year and this year promises to be no exception. Where else can you find top notch education combined with the most recognized trade show in the metal construction industry? Where else can you watch metal roofing competitions LIVE on an exhibit floor? What other industry show offers a roofing training program where you can earn a certificate? Where else can your registration include access to the largest B2B industrial fasteners trade show (IFE)? The opportunities are endless at this year’s METALCON, all aimed at helping you build your business and secure “a future built by hand.” 
You all know “The Deck?” You know the place on the show floor where you can schmooze with METALCON’s awesome show management staff?  The DECK (Booth #1849) will be supercharged this year so be sure to stop by. The infamous “Photo Booth” will make its return so come by and “say cheese” for a chance to win $100 by having the photo with the most Facebook likes. Or find colleagues from around the world on the show floor by using our new GEOMap ! Donate to America’s Fund and qualify for a chance to win a Grand Prize trip to Las Vegas. Take advantage of free education sessions at the Learning Zone , located at The Deck this year. And celebrate OKTOBERFEST with us on Wednesday, October 18 at 2:00 pm. 
Please join our fundraising efforts at the show to help our community service partner, America’s Fund , with their mission of helping wounded veterans. For every $20 donation made, your name will be entered to win a spectacular Las Vegas Grand Prize (valued at over $3000) that includes: two (2) roundtrip tickets within the 48 states from your home city to Las Vegas, 4-day/3-night suite accommodations at Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino including roundtrip airport limo transfers, dinner for two at the world famous Benihana Village, two (2) tickets to a Las Vegas Show, and two (2) tickets to a Golden Knights hockey game. Donations can be made at Registration or at THE DECK on the show floor (Booth #1849). The America’s Fund Check Presentation Ceremony will take place on Thursday, Oct. 19 at 1:30 p.m. at The Deck, Booth #1849. A local representative from the Semper Fi Fund, along with U.S. Marine Corps’ Corporal Hector Delgado will join us for this ceremony. Please join us in welcoming Corporal Delgado!
Ten Innovation Stations will be located throughout the exhibit floor and will feature new product information by exhibitors. Download the METALCON App, find the stations and SCAN their barcode for a chance to win $500 cash! Cash prize drawings will be held at The Deck (Booth #1849) on Wednesday, October 18 at 5:00 pm, Thursday, October 19 at 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm and Friday, October 20 and 12:00 pm. Remember - you MUST download the APP and scan ALL 10 stations to be entered in the drawing .  
We hope you have enjoyed reading our “Vegas Insider” stories and have gotten a few travel tips along the way on all of the fun things to do (beyond the obvious) while in town for the show. If you missed any issues, you can find past issues HERE . From Vintage Vegas, to tour excursions with DETOURS (10% discount available to METALCON attendees), to thrill-seeking activities to the live entertainment options, Vegas has it all. But we have one small favor to ask … enjoy all that Vegas has to offer, BUT please be sure to enjoy METALCON first!  Wink wink!