Attendee Name Badge and Event Registration is Now Open!

This two-day Buying Show will boast over 200 exhibitors with nearly 3,000 industry professionals under one roof! The networking will continue off the show floor at WRLA's Opening Night Reception and Closing Night Concert! this year we hope you're ready for a true "Back to The Future" ride full of industry traditions and trends!

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Monday
January 15, 2018

Exhibitor Move-in and Set-up

Tuesday
January 16, 2018

Exhibitor Move-in and Set-up

Wednesday January 17, 2018

Exhibitor Move-in and Set-up

Opening Night Reception 
7:00PM - 11:00PM | Hyatt Regency Ballroom

Join us for a “Back to The Future” themed evening! Don’t miss out on stunning food stations paired with custom cocktails created just for our Industry. This year you can expect a variety of entertaining games and prizes, and for those true Back to the Future fans, one GRAND PRIZE will be awarded to the best dressed! Don’t hold back -- whether you’re futuristic, a 50’s fan or an 80’s baby, show us what genre you’d visit if you had a time-traveling DeLorean!

(TICKET PRICE $40 + GST per person)
Includes: Two Complimentary Cocktails, Unlimited Food, Complimentary Entertainment and Networking Opportunities with Industry Professionals.

Sponsored in part by CASTLE

Thursday January 18, 2018

Buying Show - Day 1 | 8:00AM - 4:30PM | BMO Centre: Halls A, B, C, D 

NEW* WRLA Stage
Featuring Guest Speakers, New Product Demos, and Product Knowledge Sessions.  If you're exhibiting and would like to present on the live stage, book your time slot for FREE! Contact Krista at KristaS@wrla.org.

FREE LUNCH | 11:30AM - 1:30PM, Hall D
Sponsored in part by Sexton Group


Annual General Meeting | 2:00PM - Hall D
The WRLA Board of Directors invites all WRLA Members to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM). This is your chance to get involved and find out what's going on with your association.

Friday
January 19, 2018

Buying Show - Day 2 | 9:00AM - 3:30PM | BMO Centre: Halls A, B, C, D

NEW* WRLA Stage
Featuring Guest Speakers, New Product Demos, and Product Knowledge Sessions.  If you're exhibiting and would like to present on the live stage, book your time slot for FREE! Contact Krista at KristaS@wrla.org.

FREE LUNCH | 11:30AM - 1:30PM, Hall D
Sponsored in part by Sexton Group

WRLA NexGEN Student Tour | 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Exhibitors can sign-up to interact with Supply Chain and Marketing Students as they tour the show floor and receive exposure to the LBM Industry.  The WRLA is excited to facilitate such a unique recruitment opportunity for our members! Contact WynneA@wrla.org for more information.  

Exhibitor Reception | 3:30PM, Show Floor
All Exhibitors are asked to join us at the WRLA Stage on the show floor, for refreshements. *All exhibitors must leave their booth at this time, as we need to remove aisle carpeting.
Sponsored by Naylor

Closing Night Party
7:00PM - 11:00PM | Hyatt Regency Ballroom

Join us for an action packed evening as we celebrate the past, present and future of the LBM Industry! Enjoy cocktails and a delicious buffet meal as we recognize our 2017 Industry Achievement Recipient and wrap up another great show! Don't miss Las Vegas's favorite party band, The Ken Arlen Orchestra! Commonly found playing the Vegas Strip, this 12-piece band will perform a custom show just for our "Back to the Future" evening!

(TICKET PRICE $60 + GST per person)
Includes: Complimentary Beverage, Buffet Meal and Entertainment

Proudly sponsored by:




We've teamed up with WestJet for the 2018 WRLA Buying Show in Calgary!

WestJet is offering a 10% discount off Econo and 15% discount off Plus base fares* for travel between Calgary and anywhere WestJet flies. 

To take advantage of this offer, simply visit www.westjet.com/.ca and use the promo code: PBEEVQ8


Book by: January 26, 2018
*Only applicable on travel dates from: Jan. 10, 2018 - Jan. 26, 2018

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