Florida Audio Expo Opens Friday in Tampa

Well over 100 high-performance audio companies will demonstrate their latest gear at The Florida Audio Expo that kicks off Friday in Tampa.

The exposition runs Friday-Sunday, February 7-9 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Airport Westshore, an hour’s drive from Walt Disney World in Orlando. The show is free but attendees are encouraged to register in advance. Click here to register.

Show hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Sunday.

A quick count of the exhibitor list reveals 131 audio brands representing all categories from electronics and turntables to speakers and headphones. This year’s lineup includes Anthem, Audeze, AudioQuest, Focal, HeadAmp, HiFiMan, KLH, Legacy Audio, Luxman, Magnepan, MartinLogan, McIntosh, Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab, Naim, Ortofon, Paradigm, The Bob Carver Company, and Florida-based cable specialists Tributaries and Clarus, to name a few.

Click here for the complete list of exhibitors.

“We believe we have created a recipe for success with our Expo — the right mix of beautiful weather and incredible sounds from fantastic brands from all over the world,” said Bart Andeer, co-founder and operations manager of the Expo. “The Florida Audio Expo is a great start to the audio-show season, and we encourage music lovers and audiophiles from across the country to experience what we have to offer.”

Sound & Vision sister publications Stereophile and AnalogPlanet.com are among the Expo’s sponsors.

For more information, visit floridaaudioexpo.com.