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Thursday's SEMA Show Action You Won't Want to Miss

With the 2022 SEMA Show approaching its third day, there is still plenty for Showgoers to experience both in the halls and out front of the Las Vegas Convention Center. Stay updated with Show information and plan the rest of your week by downloading the SEMA Show app.

Here are three SEMA Show experiences you won't want to miss on Thursday, November 3:


The Overland Experience area includes dozens of customized vehicles with products and gear to compliment all types of outdoor adventurers.

SEMA Overland Experience Showcases New Adventure Gear

The expanded Overland Experience in the West Hall booth #62236 of the Las Vegas Convention Center is a must-see destination at the 2022 SEMA Show.  With a 50% increase in vehicles from 2021, attendees are sure to see something to suit all tastes and budgets. From high-tech campers to well-built cargo vans to capably built four-wheel-drive vehicles to off-road trailers, you'll see a wide variety throughout the space. Come to the Overland Experience and see the latest technology you can incorporate into your next build. Be sure to include it on your Show Planner by clicking here

Ride With Us

SEMA Show attendees can be part of the action by hopping on a motorcycle at the Ride With Us area in front of the West Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Ride With Us: Ride a Motorcycle in 30 Minutes

SEMA Show attendees can be part of the action by hopping on a motorcycle at the Ride With Us area in front of the West Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. Through the program operated by the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC), Showgoers with no riding experience can learn to ride in 30 minutes. 

There is no cost for SEMA Show attendees to participate in Ride With Us. Riders must be at least 16 years old, and the MIC provides safety gear and at-your-own-pace instruction.


Themed “Further. Faster. Together.,” this year’s SEMA Show Industry Awards Banquet is a revamped, shorter program that now concludes at 9:00 p.m., and features an innovative layout to immerse the audience in the experience.

SEMA Show Industry Awards Banquet: Be There for an Important Announcement About the Future of the SEMA Show!

The 2022 SEMA Industry Awards Banquet takes place Thursday, November 3, at 7:00 p.m., at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino Paradise Event Center. Featuring a new layout and shorter program that ends at 9:00 p.m., Showgoers won't want to miss an important announcement about the future of the SEMA Show and the association.

Themed “Further. Faster. Together.,” the SEMA Show Industry Awards Banquet is the annual celebration of the specialty-equipment industry and is highlighted by a networking cocktail reception, dinner and entertainment. The banquet honors industry excellence through SEMA's industry awards, and a new award has been added for 2022—SEMA Automotive Influencer of the Year. The award was established to honor a content creator for their outstanding contributions to automotive culture and for creating a positive impact with automotive enthusiasts. 

Tickets are required for the event. Exhibitors can secure complimentary banquet tickets through their registration dashboard, while all Showgoers can purchase tickets at