Feb. 1-8, 2016: Ocala RV Show


RIVERVIEW, Fla. --- Ocala is host to the “Largest RV Show in Central Florida”, the 2016 OCALA RV SHOW.  The Ocala RV Show returns this year to the Florida Horse Park just south of Ocala on Highway 475.

Sponsored by the Florida RV Trade Association (FRVTA) Region 7, the Ocala RV Show promises to be bigger and better than ever.  There will be loads of RV units on display representing the best manufacturers and suppliers.  “This year’s show will have everything from the smallest folding tent camper to the largest motorhomes on the market,” said FRVTA’s Marketing Director David Kelly.  “Not only do we have RVs on display, there will also be representatives from campgrounds, camping clubs, RV resorts, RV financing, RV insurance.  Everything for both the most experienced RVer and the irst-time buyer.” 

RV wholesale shipments reached an eight-year best of 356,735 units in 2014, an 11% gain over the 321,127 units shipped the previous year, according to RVIA’s December survey of manufacturers.

Towable units ended the year at 312,784 units, a 10.6% increase over the 282,795 units shipped in 2013. Motorhomes climbed by 14.7% to 43,951 units from 38,332 units.

Participating RV dealers include Alliance Coach, America Choice RV, Camping World, Campers Inn of Leesburg, Como RV, Giant Recreation World, JD Sanders RV, Lazydays RV, Nature Coast RV, Optimum RV and Tri-Am RV Center.

The 2016 Ocala RV Show runs Thursday through Sunday, February 4-7 at the Florida Horse Park located at 11008 S. CR 475.  The hours for the show are Thursday – Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sunday, 10am – 4pm.  Adult admission is only $5.00; children under 16 are admitted FREE.  Thursday is ½ price admission day.  Call (813) 741-0488 for more information or visit www.frvta.org.