The National Indian Gaming Association announced today their 2018 event dates in Las Vegas. For the first time, the Show will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center – Wednesday, April 18 through Friday, April 20.


“The change in venues represents an important time for the National Indian Gaming Association”, said Chairman Ernie Stevens. “We’re excited to host our members and the entire industry in Las Vegas for the first time. Providing a new and unique show experience for our customers is a priority as we continue to evolve and grow the Indian Gaming tradeshow. It was time to bring our great show to gaming’s great city!”

“We are confident that Las Vegas will offer our members the same exceptional hospitality and warm welcome we have received recently in Arizona and California”, added Chairman Stevens. The event will now have expanded opportunities in 2018 in Las Vegas to grow the event within the Las Vegas Convention Center. The move also provides attendees access to a variety of lower cost hotel options, along with a plethora of dining and entertainment experiences.

The Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention will take place on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 with an extensive educational program; and exhibits will open Thursday, April 19th. More information regarding the 2018 event will be available in the coming months.

ABOUT National Indian Gaming Association: The National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA), established in 1985, is a non-profit organization of 184 Indian Nations with other non-voting associate members representing organizations and businesses engaged in Tribal Gaming. The common commitment and purpose of NIGA is to advance the lives of Indian peoples economically, socially and politically. NIGA operates as a clearinghouse and educational, legislative and public policy resource for tribes, policymakers and the public on Indian gaming issues and tribal community development. For more information, visit The 2017 Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention took place April 10-13, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center. Event details can be found at