2021-22 US Woodworking Trade Shows You Need To Know

Last Updated on June 9, 2021 by James

It is important to stay abrest of new technologies if you are a professional in the woodworking trade. You will get the opportunity to network as well as learning about new technology, designs and materials in the industry.

Summarised from a recent article in March 2021 from https://www.woodworkingnetwork.com.


Held in odd-numbered years in Las Vegas, AWFS Fair features a large exhibition of equipment and supplies, College of Woodworking Knowledge industry education program, product innovation and student design competition.

Next show: Las Vegas, July 20-23, 2021

Cabinets & Closets Conference and Expo

Annual conference and trade exhibition is intended for designers, specifiers and manufacturers of custom cabinets, closets garages and storage systems.

Next show: West Palm Beach, Florida, June 8-10, 2021


Conference and exhibition for commercial design industry, contract and office furniture. More than 500 exhibitors and 50,000 design professionals expected. https://neocon.com/

Next event: Chicago, October 4-6, 2021

NAHB International Builders Show

Sponsored by NAHB, this annual show is for home builders and suppliers.


Next event: Orlando, Fla. February 8-10, 2022

IWF — International Woodworking Fair

Held every other year, this is the largest woodworking trade exhibition in North America, showing technology, designs and materials. IWF has a large education program and product innovation and student design awards.


Next show: Atlanta, Georgia, August 23-26, 2022