Several big consumer trade shows will take place the Salt Lake City area during the next few weeks, giving people a chance to learn about, test and buy the latest products related to outdoor recreation, leisure living and adventure travel.

Here's a list of some of the major shows, which will be held at South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State Street, Sandy.

Feb 2-3 - Crossroads of the West Gun Show

Feb 7-10 - Utah Boat Show & Watersports Expo

Feb 14-18 - UT Sportsmans Vacation & RV Show

March 2 - Safe Kids Fair

March 2-3 - Rocky Mountain Gun Show

March 8-10 - Salt Lake Tribune Spring Home and Garden Festival

March 14-17 - International Sportsmen's Expo

March 22-24 - Gem Faire

March 29-30 - Wasatch Fly Tying & Fly Fishing Expo

April 13-14 - Crossroads of the West Gun Show

April 20 - Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Salt Lake Chapter Banquet