Attendees Information

BIG Show Attendees Map

Who Should Attend?

In 2014, Attendees from 50 US States and 9 Canadian Provinces attended the show. Also attending were Attendees from Mexico, Puerto Rico, Aruba, US Virgin Islands, Germany, Italy, France, Russia, Sweden, Norway, and Iceland, to mention a few.

The Keystone BIG Shows are WHOLESALE ONLY events held exclusively for our loyal customers and strategic supplier partners. To take advantage of exciting buying opportunities and information sessions, you must be a current or prospective Keystone Automotive customer or supplier. Keystone customers should bring employees that interact with consumers concerning the type of products sold by Keystone.

Since this is an invitation-only event, so please call your salesperson at Keystone or contact us by clicking here. Check out the FAQs page to get quick answers to some of your basic questions.

Why Should You Attend?

The BIG Shows are arguably the biggest trade shows after the SEMA show. We can give you truckloads of reasons, but here are our customers’ top reasons:

  • Hottest products of 2017: Learn through excellent interaction opportunities with the exhibiting manufacturers and Keystone representatives
  • Real ideas from real people: Hobnob with your peers to share ideas to survive and succeed in the tough business environment
  • Make an impact in your market: Learn about the Keystone marketing programs designed to cater to your business and help you grow
  • Buy smarter, buy better: Take advantage of deep buying opportunities to help make you more profitable
  • Cash giveaways: $10,000 cash given away at each show

How Should You Prepare?

To help you prepare for a successful and fulfilling show experience, we have put together a list of things to help you prepare ahead of time.

  • Know your sales history: Bring a summary of your previous year's sales by category and manufacturer. This will help you take advantage of deals on products you currently sell every day
  • Review sales trends in your market: Get together with your sales staff and discuss niche market opportunities that you may be missing
  • Create a goals sheet: Write down goals for what you plan to accomplish including key manufacturers you want to visit
  • Talk to your salesperson: Whether you're a show veteran or first time attendee, your salesperson can answer any questions you may have concerning the show
  • Set up your transportation: If you need transportation to and from the airport, plan and prepay for these services. This will save you time and money when you arrive. Shuttles will be provided to/from the hotel to the show

What To Bring With You?

To help you prepare for a successful and fulfilling show experience, we have put together a list of things to help you prepare ahead of time.

  • Bring your sales summary: Bring a summary of your previous year's sales, both by manufacturer and category
  • Bring your goal sheet: Keep your goal sheet handy and refer to it throughout the show to ensure you are on track
  • Bring key employees: Bring employees with an integral hand in sales and purchasing to discuss emerging markets at the show
  • Bring your passion: Let your passion for the Automotive Aftermarket shine and use it to gain knowledge from industry leaders
  • Wear comfortable shoes: You’ll be on your feet for hours interacting with sales reps, suppliers and other shop owners. Make sure you can keep up by sporting your favorite sneakers and putting an extra pair of socks on can add to your comfort
  • Bring a roller suitcase: An easily transportable suitcase can hold all the supplier swag you can stuff. When it is full, take it to our shipping station and we will box and deliver your show materials directly to your store FREE of charge

Which Suppliers Attend the BIG Show?

The BIG Shows attract supplier participation from every category in the automotive aftermarket. You will see hundreds of suppliers that sell products for OE Replacement, Truck and Off-Road, Speed and Performance, RV, Accessories, Wheels and Tires and more. Click below to see a list of the participating suppliers and the types of products they sell.

Click here to see a full list of the 2017 Exhibitors


Still have questions?

If you still have questions, you should be able to find the answers on our FAQs page. If not, you can also click Contact Us and submit the question, and one of our friendly sales associates will get back to you within 24-48 business hours.

Need to register for the show?

You can register for the show in two ways. You can contact your salesperson if you are a current customer and be signed up over the phone. Or you can click the Contact Us page, fill in the information, and a friendly sales associate will contact you within 24-48 business hours.
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