Fall is typically a great time to purchase a new RV, as it is the end of camping season in many parts of the country. If you have outgrown your camper, are upgrading to a newer or larger model, or simply love to attend RV shows to see what’s new with your favorite vendors and camping gear manufacturers, here are 10 great RV shows that you will want to attend this fall (2021). Some of them are in such beautiful parts of the country that you may find yourself sticking around to enjoy the local activities.
1. Raleigh Fall RV Show, August 27-29, 2021
Raleigh, North Carolina
The Raleigh Fall RV Show is North Carolina’s largest RV show. Located at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds, there is so much room for RVs and campers that they will even give you a pass to come back a second day. There are many beautiful places to visit while in Raleigh, with hiking and outdoor fun at William B. Umstead State Park and Falls Lake State Recreation Area.
2. Hershey America’s Largest RV Show, September 15-19, 2021
Hershey, Pennsylvania, is iconic for being the home to the Hershey chocolate factory and HersheyPark theme park. The RV show boasts over 1,000 RVs and a robust selection of vendor booths for you to visit. There are great dining options, a spa featuring Hershey chocolate body treatments, golfing, and more when not at the RV show.
3. Portland Fall RV & Van Show 2021, September 16-19, 2021
Portland is known for its musical contributions and coffee. You can also find over 40 different wineries and explore 1,000 miles of hiking trails on Mt. Hood. Explore the Columbia River Gorge, or head over to the Oregon coast to experience some spectacular beaches. Plus, you can check out a wide range of RVs and campers while attending the show.
4. Utah RV Super Show, September 16-19, 2021
With the Great Salt Lake and two mountain ranges nearby, there are plenty of beautiful places to park your RV and attend the Utah RV Super Show. Check out the Utah Olympic Park, Big Cottonwood Canyon, or Great Salt Lake State Park while you’re there. Because of Covid-19, this show is not offering booth exhibitors, but you can check out new models of RVs and campers.
5. The Georgia RV & Camper Show, September 17-19, 2021
The Georgia RV & Camper show is the largest RV show in the state. You can expect plenty of show specials and a large selection of motor homes, travel trailers, 5th wheels, and toy haulers. The Atlanta Film Festival overlaps with the show, or you can enjoy The World of Coke, the Georgia Aquarium, or find a variety of outdoor adventures.
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6. Maryland RV Super Sale, September 17-19, 2021
Whether you enjoy the mountains or beaches, Maryland is a beautiful place to visit. The Maryland RV Super Sale is located north of Baltimore, best known for crab cakes and the Chesapeake Bay. After attending the show, you can head to the Eastern Shore area and enjoy Assateague Island, home to wild pony herds. Or head to Western Maryland and enjoy the Allegheny Mountains.
7. Indianapolis Fall Boat and RV Show, September 24-26, 2021
The Indianapolis Fall Boat and RV Show website claim, “The Indianapolis Fall Boat & RV Show is a truly unique opportunity for consumers to view, try and buy from a huge selection of new, used, and year-end model boats and RVs at unbeatable savings. It is the best and most exciting opportunity in Indiana for consumers to save thousands of dollars on a new or used boat or RV.” You can find beautiful campsites and plenty of outdoor activities an hour south in Brown County, Indiana.
8. Outdoor Fall RV Fest, October 7-10, 2021
If you are in the Cleveland, Ohio area, check out the Outdoor Fall RV Fest, complete with 11 RV manufacturers, as well as family fun, vendors, and food trucks. Located near Lake Erie, there are a variety of nature preserves and places to hike or walk. Or go and check out the Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame.
9. Tacoma Fall RV Show, October 7-10, 2021
Located on the shores of Puget Sound, Tacoma is an outdoor haven for RV enthusiasts and people who love the outdoors. Mount Rainier is only 40 miles away, and you can find some breathtakingly beautiful camping areas to park your RV. The RV show claims to be the largest in the region, so you will enjoy visiting vendors and talking with RV manufacturers.
10. Sand, Water, RV Expo, November 19-20, 2021
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Located near beautiful Lake Havasu, the Sand, Water, and RV Expo is a self-described “mecca for outdoor motorsports enthusiasts of off-roading, RVing, boating, camping, fishing, and hunting.” Lake Havasu has 400 miles of beautiful beaches, and you can enjoy boating, rockhounding, meteorite hunting, hiking, fishing, golfing, and more. There are five vortexes nearby, and even a UFO museum.
This fall, the top 10 RV events we handpicked for you will surely have all of the latest models and designs, so make sure you attend at least one event, if not more! And do not forget to install Waggle Pet Monitor in your RV/car while traveling with your pets.
With Waggle, your furry buddy can stay safe during every journey with peace of mind. Simply attach the Pet Monitor inside your vehicle and get real-time alerts via App, Text & Email on temperature & humidity changes, no network, low battery, and even when your RV/Car/Home loses and gets back power. No WIFI is needed.