NAB Show Parties: 2016 NAB Show Party List

NAB Show Parties
If we don’t mention the 2016 NAB Show After-Parties, we would be leaving out a huge chunk of the fun associated with the NAB Show! Look below and click on the NAB Show party details for more information, as some are either private, by invitation only or have an admission charge. This is a running list and the most comprehensive you will find! We update as we find or receive info.

Updated: DAILY!

The one thing we’re doing with our NAB Show Party list is updating it with all the other NAB Show After-Parties (Official and Unofficial!). Our NAB Show Party list is setup in such a way so that you can hit several parties every night!  We will keep re-posting this as more events are discovered! Expect the list to be updated constantly!

E-mail: [email protected] with NAB Show Parties you don’t see here.
Let’s make this the best 2016 NAB Show Party list!

When Time Where NAB Show Parties
Friday, April 15 – Unofficial 6:00pm-10:00pm Wynn Las Vegas Avid Connect – Welcome Reception – for more info: Click HERE
Saturday, April 16 – Unofficial 6:00pm- 10:00pm Wynn Las Vegas Avid Connect – Celebration – for more info: Click HERE
Saturday, April 16 – Unofficial 8:00-11:00pm Gordon Biersch IABM NAB Advance Party – by invitation only – Email [email protected]
Sunday, April 17 – Unofficial 5:00pm-8:00pm Lafite Ballroom – Wynn Hotel Showstoppers Media Reception – Invitation Only – Info: HERE
Sunday, April 17 – Unofficial 7:00pm-10:00pm Hard Rock Hotel Imagine Communications’ NAB party (co-hosted by Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Microsoft) – Register
Sunday, April 17 – Unofficial 7:30pm-10:30pm Rockhouse Bar at The Venetian Hotel Blackmagic Design – for more info:
Sunday, April 17 – Unofficial 8:00pm Omnia Nightclub @ Caesars Palace SVG (Sports Video Group) NAB Pre-Game Party sponsoring companies
Monday, April 18 – Unofficial 5:30pm-9:30pm Monte Carlo Hotel IMUG Media Motion Ball 2016– MUST have a ticket – for more info: Media Motion Ball Tickets Contact: [email protected] if you have any queries at all.
Monday, April 18 –
6:00pm – 7:30 pm International Trade Center- New Location – North Hall Join your colleagues from around the world Monday evening in the International Trade Center for the official NAB Show International Reception.  Refreshments will be provided.
Monday, April 18 – Official 10:00pm – 11:00pm Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub @ The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas NAB Show Opening PartyOne Hour open well bar @ 10 p.m. (with badge) – Complimentary admission for Attendees and Exhibitors with your Show Badge
For Marquee Nightclub table reservations please contact [email protected]
Tuesday, April 19 –
7:30am Sunset Park 4K 4Charity – 4K Run Registration
Tuesday, April 19 – Unofficial 4:30pm – 11:00pm
Riviera Hotel & Casino – Pavilion Ballroom
15th Annual Las Vegas SuperMeet – MUST have ticket – for more info: SuperMeet Tickets.
Tuesday April 19 – Official 9:00pm – 2:00am RTDNA Nightcap – Need a break from the hustle and bustle of the NAB convention in Las Vegas? You’re invited to join us until the wee hours! RTDNA Chair-Elect Vincent Duffy and RTDNA/F Executive Director Mike Cavender will be on hand to say hello. You’re welcome to come and go at any time and do a little networking with old and new friends in a great atmosphere. No ticket required, come as you are. We hope to see you there!
Tuesday April 19 – Unofficial 9:00pm – 2:00am AJA VIP Party!!! Enjoy the indoor dance floor and/or the outdoor deck-patio! Wristbands will NOT be handed out at the AJA booth this year. Check-in will take place at Drai’s the evening of the party at the front door. Early arrival is suggested. Please bring your printed RSVP confirmation to expedite the check-in process.
Tuesday April 19 – Official 10:30pm – 11:30pm Join the VR community at NAB Show for a night of networking and fun at NAB Show’s VR Party at Omnia Nightclub.  Open well sponsored bar for NAB Show badge holders from 10:30 – 11:30 p.m.For table reservations, please contact Jon Opas at [email protected] or Alan Walker at [email protected]
Wednesday, April 15 – Official 6:00pm – 8:00pm The Amateur Radio Operators Reception, sponsored by Broadcast Supply Worldwide, Turner Engineering and DX Engineering, draws hundreds of broadcasting’s best and brightest for a relaxed evening talking shop, enjoying the fellowship of the radio amateur community and winning incredible prizes. Learn More
Thursday, April 21 – Unofficial 6:00pm
The Pub, Monte Carlo Hotel
End of Show wind-down – An NAB tradition! An informal event, drop by whenever. Vendors, attendees and friends unwind, grab a beer and/or dinner and wait till they have to head to the airport.


Note: Las Vegas Nightclubs require a valid proof of age and follow strict Dress Code: NO shorts, sneakers, flip flops, t-shirts or hats will be permitted; slacks/jeans, collared shirt and closed toe dress shoes for gentlemen are required. In many cases, entry is at the doorman’s discretion!

Looking for places to eat while in Las Vegas? CLICK HERE!
NAB Show Las Vegas Restaurant Guide


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