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Expo Riva Schuh

Expo Riva Schuh

Riva Del Garda, Italy
Fashion, Clothing, Textiles, Leather, Shoes
Riva del Garda Fierecongressi S.p.A.
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Expo Riva Schuh and Covid-19

The 98th edition of Expo Riva Schuh will take place between the dates of 14.01.2023 and 17.01.2023. The event will be held as a face-to-face trade fair in Riva del Garda, Italy. At present, the country does not have domestic restrictions pertaining to Covid-19, as well as travel limitations. This is due to the improved epidemiological situation in the country. Attendees will be encouraged to follow recommendations such as performing regular hand hygiene.


Who are the winners and hit trends in the shoe industry around the world? Find out at Expo Riva Schuh – the international exhibition for shoes that bears global significance at all industry levels. As with most fashion trade fairs, this one has two editions per year – one during winter in January and one at the start of summer in June. Exhibitors reveal their latest collections for men’s, women’s and children’s shoes.


  • Your products are not showcased in static displays. The program is filled with continuous runway shows that piece together the broader seasonal trends and make collections pop.
  • Attendance maintains around 13,000 trade visitors with purchasing ability.
  • You have 13 pavilions in total.


Visitors from all over Europe and beyond travel to Riva del Garda, Italy to observe the full product line-up over the course of four days. Riva del Garda FiereCongressi Spa, in its capacity as the official organiser, promises a thrilling ride and business opportunities at the Riva del Garda Fiere, the hosting venue. Visitors are admitted from 09:00 am until 18:00 pm, but these hours are subject to change.

Audience and statistics

Expo Riva Schuh is a tastemaker in the shoe industry, but perhaps its most important function is to introduce supply to demand. In attendance are manufacturing suppliers, agents, importers and exporters, and direct manufacturers, and everyone is looking to do business. You have the entirety of Europe to tap into as the consumer base, but there are also buyers from as far as the United States, Canada, Pakistan, and Bangladesh.

Best hotel deals near Expo Riva Schuh

Don’t miss out on competitive rates for hotel rooms and consult with Trade Fair Trips ltd on accommodation for exhibitions. At Trade Fair Trips Ltd, we specialize in bespoke accommodation services that ensure you’re located where you want to be and make the most out of your travel budget with money to spare. In addition to the top hotel prices for Expo Riva Schuh, you also have your pick from hotels near Riva del Garde Fiere. Once you’ve booked your stay, come to us for logistic services whether it’s to book meeting rooms or install your booth.

Expo Riva Schuh Past Editions 

2022's Winter and Summer Editions

The Expo Riva Schuh 2022 Winter Edition took place between 15.01.2022 - 18.01.2022. It was hosted as a live trade fair in the Riva del Garda in Italy. The hosting venue featured the latest and strictest Covid-19 prevention measures, including the 3G entry policy and social distancing regulations. Because of the 3G entry regulation, attendees were required to show before entry documents such as proof of recovery certificates. Despite the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic that warranted the instalment of such measures, 3,930 participants attended the edition. This included 430 exhibitors and 3,500 trade visitors who represented 86 countries. The countries included Turkey, Belgium, Italy, Poland, Germany, and France. Also, among the featured nations were Azerbaijan, Jordan, Portugal, Greece, the UK, and the Netherlands. They also included Australia, the USA, Canada, and Uzbekistan.

The 97th edition was held as a hybrid event between June 11th, 2022 and June 14th, 2022. The edition included a live event in Riva del Garcia, Italy, as well as a complementing digital platform. It featured over 8,000 visitors from 103 countries. Italy, Germany, France, Spain, and the United Kingdom featured the highest visitor numbers. VIsitors examined the wares of 710 exhibitors from 41 nations. Italy, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Turkey, Pakistan, Brazil, China, and India were the top exhibitor countries.

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How to get to Expo Riva Schuh
On foot
On foot:

from Riva del garda autostazione is a 16 min walk (1.3km)

By car
By car:

from Riva del garda autostazione = 5 min (2.6km)

from Valerio Catullo Airport (near Verona) = 1h 5 min drive (84.8km)

By public transport
By public transport:

no suitable transportation options from Riva del garda autostazione, nor from Valerio Catullo Airport

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