More than 11,000 specialty retailers, installing distributors, HVAC contractors, hardware dealers, and other attendees gathered in Reno, Nev., March 19-21 for the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Expo (HPBExpo). The annual event, organized by the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association, showcased the latest hearth products, pools and spas, casual furniture, barbecues, and accessory products.

Follow these links for an overview of show highlights:

Day 1

Day 2

For more information about HPBExpo 2009, click here. For details on next year's event, to be held March 11-13, 2010, in Orlando, Fla., visit