Welcome to the Exhibitor Kit
The Exhibitor Kit will not be printed or mailed to you. We're reducing our paper trail by sending out our information by email or posting items on our website. Follow our step by step instructions below to assure you have a well organized, successful show.
**PLEASE NOTE: You are responsible for ordering any and all electrical services that you require for your booth display. Electrical orders can be made through ShowTECH**
Toyota Canada is the Official Automotive Sponsor of the Edmonton Home + Garden Show. There are to be no vehicles allowed on the show floor without permission from management.
2019 SHOW HOURS
Exhibitor access to the show floor is only allowed 1 HOUR prior to show open on show days with your exhibitor badge.
|Thursday, March 21
||12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Friday, March 22
||12:00 - 9:00 pm
|Saturday, March 23
||10:00 am - 9:00 pm
|Sunday, March 24
||10:00 am - 6:00 pm
HOW-TO SET UP YOUR COMPANY’S
To upload your company's online exhibitor listing please follow the instructions here.
to access the submissions page.
Edmonton Expo Centre
7515 – 118 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB T5B 4X5
Hall E Show Office
Phone: (780) 491-5547 | (780) 491-5548
SHOW FLOOR PLAN
2019 Edmonton Home + Garden Show Floor Plan
*Marketplace Events Team is ONLY at this location during the week of the Show - Tuesday, March 19th - Monday, March 25th, 2019.
REQUIRED READING & FORMS
2019 Rules and Regulations
Other important documents:
2019 EHGS FAQ
2019 EHGS Pre Show Checklist
EHGS Directory of Services
|Exhibitor Badge Order Form
||All Exhibitors need to display their badge on show days to gain admittance to the show floor.Replacements are $10 each if badge is lost or left in booth.
||March 8, 2019
||You will not be listed on our website as an exhibitor unless you submit your listing.Click the link to the left for detailed instructions.
||March 15. 2019
||Any company wishing to hold a prize give-away or contest of any kind at the Show, must complete and submit this form for approval.
||March 15, 2019
If you plan on shipping any materials to the show , please ensure all pieces have a shipping label on them.
Proof of trade show insurance is mandatory for our shows. Coverage dates must include Move In and Move Out. We require a copy of your policy sent to Sarah to keep on file before March 8th, 2019.
2019 EHGS Certificate of Insurance Form
We also require that we are on your policy as additional insured:
MARKETPLACE EVENTS LLC
MacLeod Place II
306, 5940 MacLeod Trail SW
Calgary, AB T2H 2G4
If this coverage is not part of your existing policy HUB International is happy to assist any exhibitors looking to purchase Show Insurance:
Temporary HKMB Insurance - Order Here ($125)
ELECTRICAL | HOUSEKEEPING | PLUMBING | INTERNET
Click here for the Directory of Services
Facility Services, Edmonton Expo Centre
Services through Edmonton Expo:
- Exhibitor Parking
- Edmonton Expo Map
- Events Safety Compliance Policy for Show Managment & Exhibitors
- Internet Services
The Edmonton EXPO Centre is pleased to announce our new partnership with Freeman Audio Visual. Freeman has played a significant role and been a valued partner with the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) at the Shaw Conference Centre for many years and we are excited to welcome them to the Edmonton EXPO Centre.
Freeman joins us as a preferred supplier for all Audio-Visual Services, and as an exclusive supplier of all Internet and Phone Services.
A Canadian company with 60 years of experience providing quality audio visual services, Freeman has skills, knowledge and ingenuity that you can trust. We are proud to partner with a service provider that has the same dedication and enthusiasm that we do when it comes to putting on unforgettable events.
As the exclusive supplier for all Internet Services, Freeman will work with all events on your wired and wireless internet needs, as well as phone lines and faxes.
Please direct all inquiries to:
2019 ShowTECH Exhibitor Order Forms
2019 ShowTech Online Ordering
Deadline for ShowTECH discount: March 5th, 2019
GES DECORATOR SERVICES
- Furnishings (tables, chairs, etc.)
- Carpet & Under Padding
- Specialty Furnishings
- GEM Exhibits and Accessories (Booths)
- Signs and Graphics
- Installation & Dismantling Labour
- In-Booth Forklift Service
- AV Equipment/Services
Everything from guest tickets and banner installation, to show guide advertising. Click the link above to access the extra marketing application, fill out the form and email or fax back to your sales rep.
Web Button: Increase traffic to your website with our free online button linking your customers to discounted tickets to the show. Let us know when our button is posted on your website, and we will mail you 10 free tickets to the show.
Deadline: March 8, 2019
Follow These Easy Steps:
- Right click on button (below) and save
- Load image onto your website
- Set up hyperlink so jpg image links through to our Ticket Host:
- Email your website link to Sarah along with your mailing address
Call us if you have any problems or if you want to discuss any other easy cross-traffic drivers.
EXHIBITOR MOVE-IN AND MOVE-OUT
Hall B Move-In Schedule
Hall C Move-In Schedule
Hall E and F Move-In Schedule
Sunday, March 24th, 7PM - 10PM (one hour beginning at 6PM is needed for aisle carpet removal)
Monday, March 25th, 8AM - 2PM
Pre-purchase your parking pass through Edmonton EXPO Centre and Showpass HERE.
Facility Services, Edmonton Expo Centre
Exhibitor Parking passes will be sold onsite during move-in at the 79 st booth. All Show Management Staff, Exhibitors, Deliveries, etc. enter the grounds via 79th Street. **Cash is NOT accepted for parking services**
Note: Exhibitors MUST park in the West Lot or in the Angled Exhibitor Parking behind the halls - subject to availability. Click here for the map.
Exhibitors MUST enter through the 79 St. & Borden Park Road entrance via 112th Ave.
Parking Pass MUST be scanned upon both entry & exit.
Parking Pass MUST be displayed and clearly visible on front dash at all times.
SELLING OR SAMPLING FOOD OR BEVERAGE PRODUCTS
Edmonton Expo - Sales and Sampling Application
Alberta Health Services Vendor Notification
Alberta Health Services Vendor Package
Please note the following information:
The following are required to fill out sales and sampling applications
- Any vendor that is selling food or beverage meant for consumption on site
- Any vendor that is sampling any kind of edible product
The following are required to notify Marketplace Events so that we can notify Alberta Health Services
- All perishable items meant for consumption off site
The following are not required to fill out the sales and sampling application
- Commercially packaged products i.e. jams, coffee, tea, non-hydrated soups, energy bars, weight loss products
Using propane? If so, you MUST abide by all parameters in the Propane Use Health & Safety Document
TRANSPORTATION & CUSTOMS FORMS
Davidson & Sons is our official transport carrier and customs broker for the event.
Please click on the links below for any forms you may need.
Transportation & Customs Order Form
Canada Customs Invoice
Chateau Lacombe Hotel
10111 Bellamy Hill
Edmonton, AB T5J 1N7
Exhibitor Block Online Booking
Guest may also call the hotel direct and book under the Edmonton Home + Garden Show Guestroom Block
Block Code : 20190321HOM
Direct Tel: 780:428-6611
Toll Free: 1-800-661-8801
Self Parking and Breakfast are included with your booking.
**Please note that guests can only book rooms online that are blocked for this group.
If a guest requires pre/post dates or an upgraded/different room type, they will need to call in to our reservations department to book the room.**
Discount Deadline: March 18, 2019
All exhibitors need to display their badge on show days to gain admittance to the show floor.
Exhibitors are given the minimum number of badges allotted to their booth automatically (see chart below) with no form needing to be filled out. If the number of badges needed for your staff doesn't exceed the amount shown below, then simply have your staff check in at the Exhibitor Help Desk during or before the show to receive their badge.
Please note that badges do not display exhibitor or company names on them but are dicut in the size of a standard business card for you to insert.
|100 square feet
||6 free badges
|200 square feet
||8 free badges
|300 square feet
|400 square feet
||12 free badges
Each additional 100 square feet gets an additional 2 badges.
If you need more than the number of badges allotted to your booth, then please fill out the Extra Exhibitor Badge Order Form before March 5th 2018 and we will have them ready for you at check in.
DO NOT LEAVE YOUR BADGES IN YOUR BOOTH as you need them to gain access to the show floor. Replacement badges are $10 each if lost, left at home, left in booth, a dog ate them etc.
BOOTH AWARDS & TIPS!
Each year, the Calgary Renovation Show awards six exhibitors, each in a different category, for standing out from their competition and peers. The categories for the booth awards are listed below, accompanied by the criteria our panel of judges look for when selecting the winning booth and company. We value all of the hard work our exhibitors put in to create their displays and design their spaces and award those who go above and beyond to put their best foot forward.
|Best In Show
||Regardless of size, this booth displays the most unique display and design of any other in the show.
|Best Large Space
|Best booth 400 square feet or larger
|Best Medium Space
|Best Booth between 200 - 399 square feet
|Best Small Space
|Best Booth between 100 - 199 square feet
|Rookie of the Year
||Regardless of size, thisbrand new companyhas taken the initiative to design their space in a manner that truly sets them apart from other new companies.
|Regardless of size, this booth has just overall nailed it at the show!
Things we look for:
• Meeting basic booth standards/expectations – height, signage, flooring, layout, etc
• Full floor covering (no subfloor, concrete or terracover exposed) and quality of floor covering
• Hard wall display (not mandatory but helps in the presentation of a professional display)
• Signage and signage quality
• No exposed studs or wiring (inside and outside booth)
• Paint and paint quality – taking the time to edge, tape seams, make the paint job look professional
• Wall quality – no visible damage
• Creativity and thought evident in booth design
Booth & Exhibiting Tips
Booth Design Guidelines
We have been made aware that companies claiming to be affiliated with Marketplace Events LLC, such as but not limited to: International Fairs Directory, Event-Fair (formerly Expo-Guide & FAIR Guide), Exhibition Housing Services - are reaching out to our exhibitors offering sponsorship items in exchange for (exhibiting) company information and/or banking/credit card information. These companies do not have any business relationship with Marketplace Events LLC, nor have we given them authorization to use our Show names or Show-related information.
We strongly recommend that all exhibitors be extremely vigilant when it comes to giving your information to any company that you are not familiar with. If you have any questions about whether or not a company is warranted in reaching out to you regarding your participation in the Show(s), please don't hesitate to reach out to your Exhibit Sales Consultant.
Michelle Hebenton, Exhibit Sales Consultant (Companies A - E)
MichelleH@mpeshows.com 1.866.941.0673, ext. 202
Bryan Andrews Exhibit Sales Consultant (Companies F-P, #'s)
BryanA@mpeshows.com 1.800.633.8332, ext. 229
Alex Black, Exhibit Sales Consultant (Companies K - Z)
AlexB@mpeshows.com 1.866.941.0673, ext. 213
Kristy Cairns, Show Manager
KristyC@mpeshows.com 1.800.633.8332, ext. 231