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2016 SEMA Show - Behind The Scenes #TENSEMA16

Before the Show Opens

Oct 30, 2016
Photographers: Anthony Soos
The crew from Truckin Magazine got a chance to walk the halls of the 2016 SEMA Show to get a glimpse of what it takes to put on a show of this magnitude. We got a seldom seen chance to go behind the scene of this premier aftermarket event to bring you the sights of how this gathering of enthusiasts is put together. Both literally and figuratively the nuts and bolts of this show were still being tightened down with forklifts bringing out piles of products and literature, booths were still being constructed, and workers of all types were shouting into walkie-talkies and straining to hear voices on the other end of their cell phones.
The Las Vegas Convention center will be crawling with tens of thousands of people for the next week, but for now these concrete floors were a mess of packing materials and rolls of carpet not yet laid down. We here at Truckin know what it’s like to walk these halls when the show is in full swing, and we will bring you daily coverage, but for now we are truly appreciating all the effort it takes to construct this massive show. Enjoy these behind the scene photos, and keep your browsers pinned to TruckTrend.com for more coverage each and every day.