If 2020 has you rethinking how to shell out your cost-free time, the Florida RV Trade Affiliation (FRVTA) has an impending party that can aid you plan.
The 2021 Jacksonville RV MegaShow is scheduled to consider place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 11 by Sunday, Feb. 14 at the Jacksonville Equestrian Heart.
Additional than 300 new leisure cars of all varieties, together with motor properties, travel trailers, fifth wheels and tent campers, will be on exhibit. Participating dealers include Campers Inn, D & H RV’s Truck Camper Emporium and General RV Center. Dana Drake’s Countryside RV, which specializes in utilized RVs, will also have a booth at the exhibit.
A $250 gift card will be awarded as a door prize for a single fortunate guest each and every working day of the function.
Along with a DJ enjoying music in the course of the occasion, a concession area will be readily available — and a tram will be operated in the parking great deal to transportation friends to the entrance each and every working day.
RV accent distributors, craft distributors, alongside with campgrounds and other RV corporation reps, will have displays at the clearly show. Finance and insurance company reps will also be on hand to response queries from friends contemplating an RV buy, and manufacturer’s representatives will also be featuring distinctive incentives for RV buys.
The February celebration marks the 12th consecutive calendar year the present has been held at the Equestrian Center. Previous yr, about 8,000 men and women attended the display.
Irrespective of the COVID-19 pandemic, the income of recreational automobiles have been potent all through 2020. According to FRVTA Northeast Florida Location Board President Vince Ponciano, sellers assume the rising fascination in becoming a member of the RV life style will be on exhibit for the duration of the celebration.
“Whether it was because their international journey designs ended up cancelled, they ended up anxious with having a flight or RVs allow for them to have a lot more command on their atmosphere, people today and households have been turning to leisure cars as the perfect way to journey,” Ponciano mentioned.
Ponciano states that for those seeking to trade their latest RV, or these looking at RVs for the first time, an RV exhibit features one particular of least difficult and effortless means to glimpse at several of the can make and designs at a person location.
“It’s less complicated than traveling throughout town to each dealership, and for those people hunting for a deal there are lots of manufacturers’ rebates and special pricing that are only available at the exhibit,” Ponciano mentioned. “It’s also a pleasurable, family-pleasant atmosphere with tunes, concessions and giveaways … and pet homeowners can convey their pet dogs if they are on a leash.”
The Equestrian Middle is located at 13611 Normandy Blvd. Frequent admission is $8 for grown ups and little ones 12 years or younger are admitted free of charge. All active and retired army and first responders who attend will acquire 50 %-off the typical admission price throughout the present. On Feb. 11, the opening working day of the present, all seniors will acquire half-cost admission. For a lot more facts, connect with (813) 741-0488 or take a look at the association’s website at FRVTA.org.