The 2017 exhibitor kit will be posted closer to the event. It will contain everything you need to know before you "show."

2017 Marketplace Events & Facility Required Forms:

A list of required forms will be posted closer to the event.

HAVE YOU SET UP YOUR EXHIBITOR LISTING?

If you are a NEW exhibitor, please use these instructions to submit your Exhibitor Listing: Coming soon!

If you are a RETURNING exhibitor, please use these instructions to review or update your Exhibitor Listing: Coming soon!

Move-In:

Move in hours will be posted closer to the event.

Show Dates & Hours:

Friday September 22, 2017:  10:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday September 23, 2017:  10:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday September 24, 2017:  10:00am - 6:00pm

Move-Out:

Move-out information will be posted closer to the event.

PRE-SHOW WORKSHOP BREAKFAST:

Exhibitors will receive tips on how to promote the show, create a first class exhibit, sell to your full potential, and follow up on leads from the show. Important show information will also be discussed. It's a don't-miss event for new and veteran exhibitors! The breakfast is complimentary and the date will be announced shortly. Stay tuned!

EXHIBITOR PARKING:

Free and Unlimited.

AREA HOTELS

Wingate by Wyndham State Arena Hotel Ral
2 mi. from Fairgrounds
Special Fairgrounds Rate: $94 per night Deadline by 4/05/2017
Amenities:  Spacious modern guest rooms designed for the business traveler with in-room safes.  FREE Deluxe Continental Breakfast daily with hot items available.  FREE Manager’s Social with Beer, Wine and hors d’oeurves:  Monday- Thursday 5pm-8pm.  FREE Wired and Wireless Internet.  24 Hour Courtesy Shuttle to and from RDU Airport.  Courtesy Shuttle within 5 mile radius of the hotel to local businesses.  On-site Business Center.  24 Hour fitness center with PreCor equipment and free weights.  Indoor heated pool with Whirlpool.  Each guest room has a refrigerator, microwave, laptop capable safe and a 42” flat screen TV.

6115 Corporate Ridge Rd
Raleigh, NC 27607
Phone: 919-847-7383

Comfort Inn & Suites Crabtree
5 mi. to Fairgrounds
Amenities:
Complimentary hot breakfast, parking and wi-fi. Hotel is within walking distance of ample restaurants and shopping.

6209 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh, NC 27612
Phone: 919-782-1112

Hyatt Place
2 mi. from Fairgrounds
Shuttle Service available to NC State Fairgrounds based on availability

Amenities: Oversized suites with sitting area, dry bar and an attached King or Double sleeping room. Each suite features State-of-the-art media and work center, high definition 42” plasma television that integrates with laptops and other electronic devices, a video and music entertainment system, plush Hyatt grand bed, and upgraded bathrooms with granite vanity area. Complimentary parking for individuals and buses, complimentary high speed wireless internet service, complimentary hot breakfast buffet, complimentary fitness center and outdoor swimming pool, personal voice-mail, Hyatt Gold Passport Points. The hotel offers complimentary parking for 400 cars, saving up to $18.00 per day, complimentary transfers to and from RDU airport, saving up to $55.00 for your guest and the hotel is Recipients of the 2013 JD Powers & Associates Hotel Guest Satisfaction Award for Best Upscale Property.

710 Corporate Center Dr
Raleigh, NC 27607
Phone: 919-233-2205 or 1-800-492-8847

Hawthorn Suites Raleigh-Cary
3 miles/7 minutes from the Fairgrounds
Amenities: Newly renovated 100% non-smoking, spacious rooms equipped with cook tops with granite counter tops (all utensils supplied), HDTV, full size refrigerator, complimentary free hot breakfast daily, WI-FI, weekly evening social hour – Monday through Wednesday 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM, 24-hour business center, workout area, and laundry facility.

1020 Buck Jones Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606
Phone: 919-468-4222

Ramada Raleigh
0.4 miles from the Fairgrounds
Amenities: Complimentary hot breakfast buffet for guest, complimentary wireless internet, 24 hour deluxe business center, full service restaurant and lounge, room service, outdoor pool, fitness center, 100% non-smoking  rooms, pet rooms available upon request, based on availability ($25 pet fee per stay).

1520 Blue Ridge Rd
Raleigh, NC 27607
Phone: 919-832-4100

Contact us today!

Tina Robinson, Assistant Show Manager
tinar@mpeshows.com  480.290.1197

Michele Oppenhimer, Exb. Sales Consultant
micheleo@mpeshows.com  203.858.8269

Stacey Hahn, Exb. Sales Consultant
staceyh@mpeshows.com  984.204.3640

Erin Calabritto, Operations Coordinator
erinc@mpeshows.com  877.871.7469 x 22

Eva Ladocha, Show/Office Administrator
eval@mpeshows.com  919.654.6882