New York City Performing and Visual Arts College Fair

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Attendance at NACAC's Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs is free and open to the public!

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 Location & Hours

655 W. 34th Street
New York, NY 10001-1188
Hall 1D
Fair Hours:.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Set-up Hours:
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Need more information?:
E-mail or or call: 703/299-6821.

 For Exhibitors

Exhibitor Entrance:
Inner Roadway entrance on 11th Avenue between W. 38th Street and W. 39th Street.  From there, you will check-in with the public safety officer at the check-in shack.  The public safety officer will direct you to the best way to enter the fair venue.

Estimated Attendance: 1,500

Shipping Information:
Exhibitor packages must be delivered between Monday, October 3, 2016 and Monday, October 17, 2016. Make sure you take note of any tracking numbers and track your packages to ensure delivery. 

Please clearly mark all packages as follows:

Bohrens Moving & Storage
Attn: Amy Doan/Wakeen Kennedy
4A Cranberry Road
Parsippany NJ 07054

Hold for NACAC New York City PVA College Fair 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Recommended Hotels:
Homewood Suites New York Midtown Manhattan/Times Square Hotel
312 West 37th Street
New York, NY 10018
(1.2 miles/12 minutes from fair facility)

341 W 36th Street
New York, NY 10018
(.5 miles/4 minutes from fair facility)

235 W 35th Street
New York, NY 10001
(1 mile/9 minutes from fair facility)

NACAC has a long standing relationship with the New York Daily News, the printer of our onsite guide.  This guide is distributed to their readership community, as well as made available for the attendees at the fair.  If you would like to purchase an ad in this supplement, please contact Mary McDonagh at  The deadline for submission is September 29, 2016.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding this Performing and Visual Arts College Fair, email Sylvia Karpf or call at 703/299-6821.


Transportation and Directions:
Please see the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Get Here​ section on the website.

475 West 41st Street
New York, NY 10036
Just outside the Lincoln Tunnel on 41st Street between 9th and 10th Avenue and 3 blocks from the Javits Center.

Locate parking close to the Javits Center at MPG Manhattan Parking then secure a web coupon​ for savings.​


 Workshop Information

Workshops: Careers and the Performing and Visual Arts
4 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Room 1D03/1D04

Navigating the Performing and Visual Arts College Fair
5 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Room 1D03/1D04

 Promote this Fair!

​Thank you for your interest in NACAC’s Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs. Help us promote this fair far and wide! Newsletters and posters​​ are available for wide distribution. We encourage you to share these materials on your websites, social media (#nacacfairs) and in person with the students and families you serve. Thank you for your support! ​