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NWTF Convention and Sport Show

Join us in Nashville as we celebrate our conservation successes.

The 2023 Convention will be a Celebration of the NWTF’s 50th Anniversary!

Join us Feb. 15 – 19, 2023 in Nashville as we gather to celebrate 50 years of conservation successes. Also, we will look to the next 50 years and the great things still to come for the NWTF and its dedicated members, volunteers and partners.

The Convention kicks off Wednesday, Feb. 15, and will conclude on Sunday, Feb. 19. The exhibit hall is open Thursday, Feb. 16 through Saturday, Feb. 18, 2023.

To relive the 2022 convention, make sure to read up on those dedicated volunteers and partners recognized by the NWTF during Convention and Sport Show festivities!

Book a Room

We recommend staying at the Gaylord Opryland hotel so you have everything you need under one roof.

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Purchase Event Tickets

Get your tickets for award ceremonies, nightly entertainment and auction and raffle events.

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Sport Show Wristbands

Pre-register for the Sport Show and skip the registration lines. Wristbands are free for current members.

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Exhibitor Info

Promote your business to more than 55,000 individuals who attend the weekend's festivities.

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Test your calling, callmaking and taxidermy skills against some of the best competitors in the nation.

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Auctions and Raffles

With thousands of live and silent auction items, you’re sure to find the perfect takeaway.

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inside of the gaylord opryland during the nwtf convention

Book a Room

The convention is inside the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. We highly recommend staying at Gaylord Opryland hotel so you will have everything you need under one roof. We usually sell out of rooms, so we encourage you to book early.

Our first convention event starts Wednesday, Feb. 15, and the last event is tentatively set for Sunday, Feb. 19 (worship service). The exhibit hall is open Thursday, Feb. 16 – Saturday, Feb. 18, 2023.

Gaylord Opryland Reservations

The Gaylord Opryland room block is now open.

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Disclaimer: If you are contacted by a third party about booking a hotel room, please beware of scammers. The only way to officially book a room in our block for the 2023 convention is by using the links above or by calling the hotel directly.

Self-parking is complimentary for NWTF guests staying at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel with your room key. To check your reservations or to ask about cancellations please call (877) 491-7397.

2023 Convention Overflow Hotels

woman at a booth during nwtf convention promoting the bass pro shops outdoor fund

Exhibitor Information

Be one of the companies to showcase your products and services in our 90,000 square feet of exhibiting space during one of the biggest shows in Nashville, TN. Promote your business to more than 55,000 individuals who attend the weekend’s festivities. Our available booth spaces disappear as quickly as those free promotional items you hand out.

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Grand National Competitions

Test your calling, callmaking and taxidermy skills against some of the best competitors in the nation right here at the NWTF Convention and Sport Show. Contests are open to entry level and advanced individuals. This is your chance to support the NWTF and gain national recognition by competing in exciting and challenging categories and divisions. Showcase your talents and compete to receive trophies, medallions, ribbons, cash prizes and championship rings.

Auctions and Raffles

Stay tuned for information on 2023 auctions and raffles.

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