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Louisville Boat, RV And Sports Show Happening This Weekend At Kentucky Expo Center [View]
Published: Saturday, January 28, 2017.
Summary: We're still in the middle of winter but it's not too early to start thinking about boating and camping. The Louisville Boat, RV, and sports show is wrapping up this weekend at the Kentucky Expo Center.

WBAY RV And Camping Expo Promises Great Deals (Video) [View]
Source: WBAY-TV
Published: Friday, January 27, 2017.
Summary: It’s one of the largest RV and camping shows in the Upper Midwest, and guaranteed to get you in the mood for spring.

Camper And RV Show Heading To Battle Creek Through Sunday (Video) [View]
Source: WWMT-TV
Published: Thursday, January 26, 2017.
Summary: There may be a big reminder it's winter out there today, but West Michigan already has summer on the brain! The Camper and RV Show is heading to Battle Creek. The four-day event kicks off at 11 a.m. Thursday at Kellogg Arena. There you can check out RV's, campers, and fifth wheels, and some cool camping gear.

RV And Boat Show Comes To Town [View]
Source: Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Published: Thursday, January 26, 2017.
Summary: For the open road, the show will feature gasoline and diesel motor homes, travel trailers, campers, fifth-wheels and accessories for each. The show space also will display, demonstrate and display many other trappings of watersports and camping to include fishing tackle and RV conveniences.

RV Shipments Reach 40-Year High In 2016 [View]
Published: Wednesday, January 25, 2017.
Summary: Wholesale shipments to retailers of all recreational vehicles in December totaled 32,970 units shipped, and pushed the industry to a 40-year high in shipments in 2016, according to the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association. The December total represents a 17.6 percent increase over December 2015’s tally of 28,025 units and was the best December on record for the industry. For the year as a whole, all RV shipments climbed to 430,691 units, a gain of 15.1 percent above 2015 and the best yearly total in more than 40 years.

What's 'Workamping?' A Guide To Downsizing And Embracing An RV Lifestyle [View]
Source: (NBC)
Published: Tuesday, January 24, 2017.
Summary: Here’s what "workampers" are not: They are not a merry band of retirees who trade work simply for a parking space for their RV. Here’s what they are: Anyone who combines part or full-time work with an RV lifestyle. In general, they get paid in two ways: They trade labor for a place to park their RVs, but they also earn minimum wage (sometimes more) for working in theme parks, campgrounds, national parks, dude ranches, at spring training — wherever seasonal work takes them. And while some "workampers" are working in retirement, others are in their mid-50s (the median age is 53) and haven’t retired at all.

The RV Choice When Staying In Vegas [View]
Source: Desert Dispatch
Published: Monday, January 23, 2017.
Summary: Las Vegas is a frequently traveled area for us RV owners who seek the ease of camping in Vegas yet care not for the traffic and congestion that goes with it. You can navigate Las Vegas just as easily without all of that congestion. If you have a tow vehicle or a dingy, navigating Vegas from a great RV campground is easy. If you are in an RV that requires docking to hook-up needs at the RV Park, transportation is fast, easy, and efficient. Yes folks, we are talking about the Las Vegas KOA at Sam's Town.

Summer Thinking At Iowa Boat, RV And Vacation Show [View]
Source: Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Published: Sunday, January 22, 2017.
Summary: Area residents shrugged off recent freezing temperatures, overcast skies and rain and sleet and turned their thoughts to summer activities at the Iowa Boat, RV and Vacation Show at the UNI-Dome on Saturday.

Michigan’s Largest RV And Camping Show Returns To GR (Video) [View]
Published: Thursday, January 19, 2017.
Summary: Michigan’s largest RV and camping show is back in West Michigan.The Grand Rapids Camper, Travel and RV Show is being held at the DeVos Place from Jan. 12-15. There will be more RVs at the show than ever before with more than 200,000 square feet of RVs filling the building. Thirteen RV dealers will represent more than 200 RV lines featuring everything from smaller, economy size campers to impressive motor coaches.

Century Center Opens For Valley RV And Camping Show [View]
Source: WNDU-TV
Published: Thursday, January 19, 2017.
Summary: The Century Center is hosting this year’s Valley RV and Camping show. Manufacturers from Elkhart, Bristol and Middlebury are showing off some of their newest trailers, RVs and motorhomes. “I love camping in a tent and nobody else does. So, that's why we're here,” Jeannine Hornback from Valparaiso said.

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