General Exhibitor Information


NRG Center
One Reliant Park, Hall B
Houston, TX 77054
Phone: (832) 667-1400
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FES Promotional Opportunities

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FES Exhibitor Brochure

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Trade Show Marketing Manual

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Frequently Asked Questions for Exhibitors

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Show Date & Hours
Show Dates: Show Hours:
Thursday, February 11, 2016 10:00am – 5:00pm
Friday, February 12, 2016 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday, February 13, 2016 10:00am – 4:00pm
Exhibitor Hours

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Friday, February 12, 2016
Saturday, February 13, 2016

Sunday, February 14, 2016
Monday, February 15, 2016
8:00am to 5:00pm Freight and Exhibitor Move In*
8:00am to 5:00pm Show opens at 10:00am**
8:30am to 5:00pm Show opens at 10:00am**
8:30am to 4:00pm Show opens at 10:00am**
4:00pm to 8:00pm Exhibitor move out***
8:00am to 11:00am Exhibitor move out***
*All booths must be set up by Wednesday. Set up is NOT permitted on Thursday. Straight time labor ends at 4:30pm. Overtime rates prevail after 4:30pm.

**Coffee is available to all exhibitors in the Supplier Section of the Show Floor from 8:30am - 9:30am on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

***Show closes at 4:00pm. Breakdown starts on Saturday at 4:00pm. Any exhibitor breaking down their display prior to 4:00pm on Saturday will be charged a $500 penalty

Children under the age of 18 are not permitted on the show floor at any time during exhibitor move in or exhibitor move out. NO EXCEPTIONS. Children under the age of 18 are only permitted on the show floor during show days and must be with an adult at all times. All children under the age of 18 must leave the show floor at 4:00pm on Saturday once the show closes. They cannot stay on the show floor during breakdown/move out.

Online Exhibitor Manual

The Online Exhibitor Manual is now available.

Exhibitor Newsletters

Exhibitor Newsletters will be emailed periodically leading up to the show date. The Newsletters include due dates, show highlights, exhibiting rules and other important information you need to ensure a successful event.

Exhibitor List

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Floor Plan

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Conference Program including CFE Accredited Sessions

There are several seminars and Workshops dedicated to current Franchisors. Exhibitors are eligible CFE Sessions at a 50% discount. To receive your discount, register using Promo Code EXSYM.