Gun Rights Policy Conference

since 1985

2019 GRPC – 34th Annual 

Will be held in Phoenix, Arizona
Registration and further information will be available in Spring 2019

Gun Rights Policy Conference (GRPC)

  • annual three-day meeting held every fall
  • Hosted by the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) and the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA)
  • the host city of the GRPC moves each year,
  • first held in Seattle in 1985
  • national, state and local gun rights organizations
  • tightly focused, and the only people who attend are persons with a high level of interest in Second Amendment activism
  • policy-only meeting for gun rights activists
  • an important tool for promoting activist success
  • Attendees must pay for their own travel and lodging, but the conference itself is free, and the attendees receive large packets of books and other materials

Second Amendment Foundation
http://www.saf.org

Past Gun Rights Policy Conferences

  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2018 – Chicago, Illinois
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2017 – Dallas, Texas
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2016 – Tampa, Florida
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2015 – Phoenix, Arizona
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2014 – Chicago, Illinois
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2013 – Houston, Texas
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2012 – Orlando, Florida
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2011 – Chicago, Illinois
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2010 – San Francisco, California
  • Gun Rights Policy Conference 2009 – St. Louis, Missouri
  • 2008: Phoenix, Arizona
  • 2007: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 2006: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 2005: Los Angeles, California
  • 2004: Washington, D.C.
  • 2003: Houston, Texas
  • 2002: Phoenix, Arizona
  • 2001: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 2000: Washington, D.C.
  • 1999: St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1998: Seattle, Washington
  • 1997: Denver, Colorado
  • 1996: Washington, D.C.
  • 1995: Dallas, Texas
  • 1994: San Francisco, California
  • 1993: Washington, D.C.
  • 1992: Los Angeles, California
  • 1991: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1990: Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1989: Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1988: Dallas, Texas
  • 1987: Buffalo, New York
  • 1986: Seattle, Washington

Concealed Carry Fashion Show

Male and female models showcase top fashionable and practical concealed carry products and demonstrate features to an audience and the international media
Making ownership and use of firearms “fashionable”

  • 2019 @ NRA Personal Protection Expo
    – Ft. Worth Convention Center
    – Friday, Sept. 6, 2019
    – Ft. Worth, Texas
  • 2019 @ National Rifle Association meetings and exhibits
    – Indiana War Memorial Museum
    – April 27, 2019
    – Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 2018 Gun Rights Policy Conference
    – Hyatt Hotel
    – Sept 2018
    – Chicago, Illinois
  • 2017 NRA’s ‘Concealed Carry Fashion Show’
    – Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    – Amanda Suffecool, organizer
  • 2014 Concealed Carry Fashion Show For Women
    – September 17, 2014
    – Chagrin Falls, Ohio
    – REALIZE Firearms Awareness Coalition
    – A Girl and A Gun

Women’s Concealed Carry Fashion Show


  • 2016 – “The Firearms and Fashion Show” – 2nd annual
    @ USCCA Concealed Carry Expo
    – Georgia International Convention Center
    – Saturday, April 30, 2016
    – Atlanta, Georgia
    – Marylin Smolinski – Coordinator
  • 2015 Concealed Carry Fashion Show
    @ the 1st USCCA Concealed Carry Expo
    – Washington County Fair Park
    – Friday, May 8, 2015
    – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Women’s Concealed Carry Fashion Show

  • July 30, 2016
  • November 28, 2016
    – Columbia Memorial Hospital
  • September 9, 2017
    – Churchtown Fire House
    – Churchtown, New York
    – WCCfashionshow.net
    – Trish Cutler, founder and chair of WCC Inc.
  • 2014 – Women’s Conceal and Carry Fashion Show – 2nd Annual
    – 250 attendees
    – Saturday, March 29, 2014
    – Albany, New York
  • 2013 – Women’s Conceal and Carry Fashion Show
    – 450 attendees

“You do need to dress around your firearm”

Debbie Singer, 2014

  • 2015 – Fashion & Firearms: A Concealed Carry Extravaganza
    – more than two dozen vendors
    – 300 attendees
    – Sat March 7, 2015
    – Cathy Brown, organizer
    – Indianapolis, Indiana

  • 2015 Southwest Missouri Firearms and Fashion Expo
    – Lodge of the Ozarks, Missouri
    – 100 attendees
    – Sat March 7 & 8, 2015
    – Stacy Bright, organizer

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