General Exhibitor Information

2017 Show Date & Hours

Thursday, January 12
10:00am – 5:00pm
Friday, January 13
10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday, January 14
10:00am – 4:00pm


Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
650 S Griffin St
Dallas, TX 75202
Phone: (214) 939-2750
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No Soliciting
Soliciting at Franchise Expo South is strictly prohibited. Solicitors will be asked to leave.

Exhibitor Hours

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
8:00am to 5:00pm
Freight and Exhibitor Move In*
Thursday, January 12, 2017
8:00am to 5:00pm
Show opens at 10:00am**
Friday, January 13, 2017
8:30am to 5:00pm
Show opens at 10:00am**
Saturday, January 14, 2017
8:30am to 4:00pm
Show opens at 10:00am**
4:00pm to 10:00pm
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. All exhibitor material must be off the floor by 10:00pm.

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.

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