Tuesday, January 23, 2024 is the PGA Show Demo Day at Orange County National. The hours for Demo Day are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The PGA Show Education Conference will be held from Tuesday, January 23 – Friday, January 26 at the Orange County Convention Center. Daily hours are 8:30 – 6:00 p.m, except on Friday when the show will close at 1:00 p.m.
The PGA Show exhibits can be set up and seen from Wednesday, January 24 to Friday, January 26. On Wednesday and Thursday, the exhibits will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The exhibits will close early on Friday at 1:00 p.m.
Who Typically Attends the PGA Shows?
The PGA Show is strictly for golf professionals and those within the golf industry. Every year, attendees include:
- Golf course owners, presidents, and managers
- Golf industry professionals
- Buyers for golf courses and facilities
- International and domestic PGA of America and LPGA golf professionals
- Assistant PGA of America golf professionals and associates
- Golf instructors and coaches
- Golf and Pro Shop managers and owners
- Directors of golf
- Entrepreneurs and students of the golf industry
- Golf tournament organizers and directors
Anyone who has exhibited the PGA Show within the last three years, and with the same company, are automatically approved to exhibit this year. PGA members are also automatically approved and can register with their PGA Member ID number. Others who wish to exhibit can apply using at least two of the qualification documents listed on the event’s website. These include invoices for the purchase of golfing equipment for a business, a business license, a commercial lease, a company website, and more.