2024 WACO Convention & Trade Show
March 13-17, 2024

Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center
1001 Amber Avenue | Stevens Point, WI 54481
Phone: (715) 344-0200

The Wisconsin Association of Campground Owners is hosting its 61st annual convention March 13-17, 2024 at the Holiday Inn and Convention Center in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. The week is filled with educational seminars, the largest campground trade show in the country, special guests, fun events and much more!

If you’d prefer to book your hotel by phone, please call (715) 344-0200 and press #1. When making reservations, we ask that you please reference the group name WACO, or the Group Block Code: WAC
This group rate is available until 2/13/24 (or until the block is full). Rooms always sell out fast so book your rooms as soon as possible!

Classes and Certifications

Starting on the Wednesday of convention week, there are multiple classes scheduled for campground owners and their staff to obtain and/or renew certifications that will benefit their campground. Such certifications include the ServSafe Manager course, Certified Pool Operator course and more!

Speakers and Seminars

Our convention is host to more than 50 speakers and seminars throughout convention week. We offer a wide range of topics including technology, social media, landscaping, how to better your business, motivating employees, legislative issues, ADA rules and more!

Trade Show

The WACO trade show presents over 190 vendors from all over the country. Our trade members work with WACO to provide discounts and deals exclusively for our members. Throughout the show, there are hands-on demonstrations, direct communication with suppliers and the ability to take home purchases that week.


The WACO Convention is one that really cannot be beaten. It is a family-friendly environment with events for everyone in the family to do. We provide a Kids Kamp for kids to learn, play and laugh while the adults enjoy the full effect of all the WACO convention has to offer. The combination of classes, speakers, the trade show, and other campground owners makes for a perfect week to get ready for camping season! The information that is gathered while at the WACO convention will last you, your family and your staff a lifetime!