It's Time for Summer Trade Shows!

It's Time for Summer Trade Shows!

Published by Denise Mckenzie on Jul 13th 2021

Are you ready for the first industry trade shows of the summer?

We're gearing up for the first summer trade shows in Las Vegas. It's going to be a hot one, but we'll be cooling down next to the pool with our favorite glass blowers, shop owners, and vendors. We hope to see you there!

The HQ Event-

SSE and HeadQuest are hosting The HQ Event is already next week! We're excited to be attending and we're especially excited to show off a ton of new products and brands. 

Windship Trading will also be co-sponsoring The HQ Evening along with our friends at My Bud Vase at the Neptune Pool July 21st after the show. Be sure to check out HQ's Instagram for updates.

Here's everything you need to know. 

July 21st-22nd
Wednesday 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Julius Room at Caesar's Palace
3570 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109
418 Caesar's Palace Highway

CHAMPS Trade Show-

The annual summer CHAMPS Trade Show will occur the following week. Get ready for four more straight days of industry mingling. We'll be introducing new products and brands at CHAMPS as well, so please stop by and check out the new digs!

Here's everything you need to know. 

July 27th - 30th
Las Vegas Convention Center
Hall: TBD
3150 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Check out our spotlight brands for The HQ Event and CHAMPS-

We're showcasing some of our top vendors.

Here’s a sneak peek of our spotlight brands, including some of our top-sellers and in-house brands. Be sure to ask about our trade show specials because we’ll be offering 20% off of all Piranha and aLeaf products! 

My Bud Vase

My Bud Vase creates unique and sophisticated smokable vases from glass, porcelain, ceramic, and other materials sourced from artisans worldwide. This boutique brand aims to empower women while offering an alternative to the typical water pipe. Connoisseurs who prefer an elegant smoking experience will love the artistry, ingenuity, and femininity of My Bud Vase's stunning collections. 

Selling Points:

  • Support a women-owned company.
  • Uniquely designed for functionality and decoration.
  • Certain pieces come with creative accessories, including flower pokers, storage jars, candles, and more. 


Ingenious design. Free-spirited style. Effortless and easygoing. Born from the cool summer breezes of Venice Beach, SoloPipe combines pipe and lighter into one sleek smoking device. Two products will be available, including the original SoloPipe and the new Electra. Coveted by trailblazers and connoisseurs, these uniquely designed devices simplify the smoke session.

Selling Points:

  • The built-in butane lighter is refillable, adjustable, and designed for long-term use.
  • Comes with a protective case, carrying bag, cleaning tools, brush screens, and a SoloBowl replaceable glass bowl insert.
  • Available in four colors - chrome, gunmetal, rose gold, and gold.

Dr. Dabber

Dr. Dabber continues to set the pace for concentrates use with a quality lineup of pens and e-rigs, including the Aurora, the Switch, and their latest masterpiece, the Boost Evo.

Selling Points:

  • Offers advanced products for concentrate use.
  • Each product comes with a ton of accessories, including carrying cases for travel.
  • The Boost Evo uses one-of-a-kind technology to heat consistently every time using six heat settings. 

Dip Devices

Dip Devices built its brand on the belief that devices can - and should - be better. This means better technology, better versatility, and better for the world. Since 2014, Dip Devices has been changing the world of concentrate consumption by creating unique, portable, and multifunctional vaporizers, including The Dipper, The EVRI, and the award-winning Little Dipper.

Selling Points:

  • Originators of direct-to-dab technology
  • Offers a quality product line with great value and keystone pricing
  • Portions of profits are donated to social and environmental organizations


XVAPE offers an affordable lineup of vaporizers and accessories for dry herb and concentrates use, including the Vista Mini II, Aria, Avant, and Starry. These products have excellent margins, allowing you to offer the perfect price point for your customers looking for a high-end experience without breaking the bank.

Selling Points:

  • Made with quality materials at an affordable price.
  • All units are very portable and easy to take on the go.
  • Each unit comes with all the accessories needed for the perfect session. 

Million Bananas

Million Bananas is proud to bring you the first cured rolling leaf made from all-natural banana leaves, providing premium quality from what nature offers using a proprietary technique matched by none. Million Bananas offers consumers the best-cured leaf without synthetics, chemicals, and absolutely no preservatives.

Selling Points:

  • All-natural and vegan-friendly.
  • Non-GMO, no synthetics, chemicals, or preservatives.
  • 100% tobacco-free. 


Our tried-and-true in-house brand, Piranha, was created with a high-minded intention: to provide the best experiences for the modern smoker by offering a broad range of trendy and functional accessories at revolutionary prices, including grinders, glass pipes, rigs, quartz bangers, and other dabbing accessories. From Gen Z to the OG's, we create products fit for everyone that define quality, performance, and style.

Selling Points:

  • Piranha grinders have become a staple product in thousands of smoke shops within our network.
  • Colorful, modern accessories with great price points.
  • Portions of profits are donated to social and environmental organizations. 

Santa Cruz Shredder

One of the most notorious grinder brands on the market, Santa Cruz Shredder, has been in the game for a long time. Needless to say, they know what they're doing. These grinders have teeth that are twice as strong, will never dull, and never release burrs or flakes of aluminum.

Selling Points:

  • Years of experience in creating the perfect grinder.
  • Available in multiple sizes and colors.
  • Features strong teeth, magnets, and quality screens.

Coming soon. 


Revelry products are inspired by a desire to create gear that seamlessly transitions through every part of the day. From outdoor adventures, road trips, or kicking back at home, Revelry's technical yet straightforward designs are unique and discreet and use quality materials and construction to make products that last. A classic aesthetic paired with an attention to detail makes Revelry's collections perfect for any adventure with products such as luggage, storage, coolers, and other accessories.

Selling Points:

  • Perfect brand for adventure seekers and travelers.
  • Made with quality materials.
  • Classic designs and detailed aesthetic.

Coming soon. 

Myster Accessories

Myster High-End elevates counterculture by designing accessories that look classy, feel good, and work well, including Terp Timers, Stashstrays, glass, and rolling trays. Beyond innovative design, Myster is on a mission to reframe outdated stereotypes. Myster's goal is to support the creative and motivated network of enthusiasts worldwide and participate in the cultural revolution taking place right now.

Selling Points:

  • Uniquely product line you'll find nowhere else.
  • Offers a variety of accessories for smoke and dab sessions.
  • Sleek, modern designs made with quality materials.

Coming soon.

We hope to see you in Las Vegas-

Let us know if you have any questions.

For more information about The HQ Event, visit the event website here, and you can find more details about the CHAMPS Trade Show here. We hope to see you there!

Have questions? Contact us at Are you already planning to attend the show? Be sure to let your sales rep know, and we look forward to seeing you at our booth! 

Additional Reading

Check out our blog for industry updates, new products, and tips for selling our products.

From NOLA to Orlando: A Trade Show Recap
Top-Selling Vaporizers to Carry in Your Smoke Shop
Introducing My Bud Vase - Now Available!
Say Hello to Little Dipper, The Latest Vape by Dip Devices

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