***142nd NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits - May 3 - 5, 2013 - Houston, Texas***

NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits - May 3-5, 2013 - Houston, Texas - George R. Brown Convention Center
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NRAs Stand and Fight Weekend!
NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits 7 acres of guns, gear and outfitters - Every Major Firearm Company in the Country - Knives, Wildlife Art, Shooting Accessories, Hunting Gear, ATV’s - Priceless Collections of Firearms - Hunting Outfitters from Around the World - Bring the Whole Family!
Attendee Registration - Thursday, May 2 - 2pm-6pm -- Friday, May 3 - 8am-6pm -- Saturday, May 4 - 8am-6pm -- Sunday, May 5 - 9am-5pm Exhibit Hall - Friday May, 3 - 9am-6pm -- Saturday May, 4 - 9am-6pm -- Sunday May, 5 - 10am-5pm
Exhibit Hall is FREE to NRA Members and their immediate family!
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Stand and Fight Rally - Saturday, May, 4, 7:30 pm - Doors open at 5:30 pm - George R. Brown Convetion Center - Hall A-3 NRA Stand and Fight
NRAs most important gathering of the year!  Come enjoy a special, inspirational presentation by Glenn Beck as we rally gun owners across America to stand and fight for freedom!
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Glenn Beck
NRA-ILA Leadership Forum - Friday, May, 3, 1:00 pm - George R. Brown Convention Center - Hall A-3
Join NRA-ILA Executive Director Chris Cox, former Governor Sarah Palin, Senator Ted Cruz, Governors Rick Perry and Bobby Jindal, former Senator Rick Santorum, and former U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson as we discuss how to fight back and defeat Barack Obamas gun ban agenda!
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Confirmed Speakers - Hon. Sarah Palin, Hon. Ted Cruz, Hon. Rick Perry, Hon. Asa Hutchinson, Hon. Bobby Jindal, Hon. Rick Santorum
National NRA Foundation Banquet and Auction - Thursday, May, 2, 5:00 pm - Hilton Americas-Houston - Lanier Grand Ballroom National NRA Foundation Banquet and Auction
Saddle up for the National NRA Foundation Banquet and Auction on Thursday, May 2 at the Hilton Houston-Americas Grand Ballroom. Doors open at 5pm featuring opportunities to win and bid on exclusive firearms, outdoor gear, unique merchandise and hunts from our generous donors.  Join us for this exciting evening of food, raffles, games, and a silent and live auction and leave a legacy for the next generation by supporting the future of Americas shooting traditions. While attending the event be sure to bid on the NRA Foundation Live Auction Showcase item - a one-of-a-kind NRA themed custom airboat, sponsored by Diamondback Airboats. Tickets are $75 and proceeds benefit The NRA Foundation.
Tickets and table packages to the National NRA Foundation Banquet and Acution are on sale now!
Sponsored By Cabelas, Universal Coin and Bullion, U.S. Law Shield
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Antique Guns and Gold Showcase - Thursday, May, 2, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm - 2nd Level, George R. Brown Convention Center National Firearms Museum
Do you own an old gun you think might be rare or valuable, or would simply like to know more about its history?  If so, bring your antique gun to the Antique Guns and Gold Showcase event on Thursday, May 2 from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Experts from the National Firearms Museum will be on hand to provide a FREE appraisal. You will learn the historical significance, meaning of marks and symbols and whether you have a treasure or not. You could even be filmed for an episode in season 3 of NRAs Guns and Gold television show!  Admission is FREE!
NRA-ILA Dinner and Auction - Friday, May 3, 6:00pm - The Bell Tower
The Seventh Annual NRA-ILA Dinner and Auction will be held on Friday, May 3, 2013. This years venue is The Bell Tower on 34th located at 901 W. 34th Street in Houston, TX. The Institute for Legislative Action plays a critical role in determining the future of our Second Amendment freedoms and hunting heritage. As you know, we face great challenges in 2013. NRA-ILAs ability to fight successfully for the rights of Americas law-abiding gun owners directly reflects your support. All auction items are provided by generous industry partners and supporters, and proceeds from the auction support NRA-ILAs legislative, legal and political efforts. Do not miss your opportunity to bid on one-of-a-kind firearms, knives and hunts.
ickets will go on sale soon and demand is already high. Please send your name, mailing address and general contact information to Rachel Hyde at rhyde@nrahq.org to have your name added to the invitation list.
NRA Country Jam III - Friday, May 3 - George R. Brown Convention Center - General Assembly Theater
The 3rd Annual NRA Country Jam presented by Bushnell is back again this year with some incredible talent that we guarantee will get you dancing out of your seat!  Grammy-nominated Eli Young Band has won Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Awards for their number 1 hits Crazy Girl and Even If It Breaks Your Heart. Native Texan and outdoor enthusiast Kevin Fowler will kick off the show.
NRA Country Jam III  with the Eli Young Band and opener Kevin Fowler
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NRA Foundations Wall of Guns - Friday, May 3 - Sunday, May 5 - 2nd Level, George R. Brown Convetion Center NRA Annual Meeting of Members - Saturday, May 4, 10:00 am - George R. Brown Convention Center - Hall A-3
Come join us and play your odds at being a winner for your choice of firearms at the NRA Foundations Wall of Guns. Located on the 2nd floor of the George R. Brown Convention Center on Friday May, 3- Sunday May, 5, this well stocked wall of guns will showcase the latest models from all of your favorite firearms manufacturers. Thanks to generous sponsorships from Leupold and Cabelas, Legacy Quest Outdoors has re-designed and built the brand new 2013 Wall of Guns! The pace is rapid, and the fun is guaranteed! Proceeds benefit The NRA Foundation.
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Get the most up-to-date information available to NRA members about the state of your Association, the status of NRAs political fight for our firearm freedoms and the challenges firearm owners are facing. The Annual Meeting of Members is where your NRA Officers will share the good, the bad, and most importantly, the truth about the political status of Gun Owners and our right to keep and bear arms. These folks are in the trenches every day. You need to hear what they have to say. You need to know their first-hand experiences. Prepare to take notes and take a stand! Every NRA Officer will be in attendance at the Annual Meeting of Members on Saturday, May 4. NRA members will vote for the 76th Director to the NRA Board. Eligible members should participate in the business of the Association and are strongly encouraged to vote. Voting members help determine the future course and direction of the Association. You do not want to miss this opportunity!
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Prayer Breakfast - Sunday, May 5, 7:00 am - Hilton Americas-Houston, Ballroom of the Americas Trijicon Universal Coin and Bullion
Dr. Bob Reccord is the Founder and President of Total Life Impact Ministries, challenging people from all around the world to Live a Life that Matters, speaking to over 185,000 men in the last 5 years. Bob served for nine years as President of the Southern Baptist Conventions (SBC) North American Mission Board, overseeing more than 5000 missionaries, one of the top three disaster relief entities and a radio/TV network. Dr. Reccord has authored eight books which include Beneath the Surface, Forged by Fire, and Made to Count.   Joining the breakfast, Chuck Buck, CEO of Buck Knives will be sharing a personal story of his life. Also speaking will be Dr. Rick Rigsby, the character coach and chaplain for Texas A&M University football team. Providing a unique music emphasis will be artist Brian Keith Daniel.  Do not miss the opportunity to experience encouragement, fellowship and sharing with your NRA family.
Volunteers Needed in Houston - NRA is seeking volunteers to help at the 2013 NRA Annual Meeting in Houston. Volunteer opportunities include working at the “Pyramyd Air” Air Gun Range, staffing the membership counters, and stocking shelves in the NRAstore to name just a few.
For more information, contact Gayle Carter-Cook, Volunteer Coordinator, at 208-274-2670 or nravolunteer@gmail.com
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Annual Meeting Seminar Series - The NRA Show offers a variety of seminars throughout the weekend where you can learn everything from personal safety to booking the hunt of a lifetime. There is something for everyone and every interest. All seminars are free and require no ticket or reservation.
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