Minnesota National College Fair

 

 Location & Hours

 

Location:
Minneapolis Convention Center
Halls D – E
1301 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403-2781
612/335-6000

Fair Hours:
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Transportation, Directions and Parking:
Find Directions and Parking information for the Minneapolis Convention Center online.

There are many different parking options near the Minneapolis Convention Center.  The best value is the 3rd Ave. Ramp, where you can park for $9/day* (without in and out privileges).

*Rates subject to change.

Flying into Minneapolis? Book your Super Shuttle transportation online using the discount code: NACAC and save 10%.
Need more information?
E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or info@nacacnet.org or call: 703/299-6856.

 

 For Exhibitors

 

Fair Set-up Hours:
Monday, October 6, 2014
2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
7:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 20,000

Loading/Unloading:
Take 16th Street, which is behind the Minneapolis Convention Center and stop at the security booth for a 30 minute temporary pass.
Be sure to inform the guard you’re exhibiting at the Minnesota National College Fair and the guard will direct you to the loading dock for Halls D & E.

Exposition Services Provided by: Global Experience Specialists, 800/475-2098
Exhibitor Service Kit

 
Advance Shipping Information:
Shipping Information:
Authorized Shipping Address:
(Your Institution)
(Booth Number)
Minnesota National College Fair 2014
October 7-8, 2014
c/o General Exposition Services
12400 DuPont Avenue South
Burnsville, MN 55337

Shipping Deadline: Shipments should arrive on or between Tuesday, September 2nd and Wednesday, October 1st.

Please Note: Shipments arriving before Tuesday, September 2nd will incur a storage fee, and shipments arriving after Wednesday, October 1st will incur a Late to Warehouse Fee.

Material Handling Charge:*
Small Package: $49.75 for the first piece and $24.85 for each additional piece. Maximum weight is 50lbs per shipment per delivery. Shipments over 50lbs will be charged $81.50 per hundredweight with a 200lbs minimum charge at ST/ST.  Payment must be received in advance by check or credit card (preferred method).
* Rates are subject to change.

Electrical Service: Electrical services are supplied exclusively through the Minneapolis Convention Center. Order forms are available online or by calling 612/335-6550.

Host Hotel:
Hilton Minneapolis
1001 Marquette Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612/376.1000 or 800/HILTONS (445.8667)
The Hilton Minneapolis is located approximately 12 miles from the Minneapolis/Saint Paul Airport and is connected by skywalk to the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Rate: $174 Single/$184 Double
$204/$214 Executive Level Rate
Deadline: Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Call in reservations to receive the NACAC rate or use NACAC’s personalized reservation link to make your reservation.

Need more information?
E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or info@nacacnet.org or call: 703/299-6856.

Event Manager Information:
Jason Smith - 703/299-6856.