NRA convention expecting 65,000

If you can manage it, GO! I was able to attend the NRA Convention in Phoenix in 2009 and had a great time.


NRA convention expecting 65,000

More than 65,000 are expected at this year’s “Riv3rs of Freedom” event, drawing from the group’s estimated 1 million members within a four hour drive of the city. Based on estimates from the NRA’s convention last year in Charlotte, N.C., the city’s tourism agency VisitPittsburgh says the event could generate $23.7 million in local spending, part of it from the nearly 30 hotels getting bookings over the weekend.

Posted: 4/25/2011 9:50:33 AM

Note: Many news sites archive stories after a short period of time. If the link above is expired please contact the site for information about accessing this story.

Copyright 2011, National Rifle Association of America, Institute for Legislative Action.
This may be reproduced. It may not be reproduced for commercial purposes.
11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22030    800-392-8683