Boston National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

    415 Summer St
    Boston, MA 02210


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  • Fair Hours:

    Thursday, April 12, 2018 to Friday, April 13, 2018

    April 12, 2018
    9:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.

    April 12, 2018
    6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    April 13, 2018
    9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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  • Contact Us:

    E-mail or or call: 703.299.6824.

Exhibitor Information

Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
Hall C
415 Summer Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02210

Fair Hours:
Thursday, April 12, 2018
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Friday, April 13, 2018
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Transportation, Directions and Parking*:
Find Directions and parking information for the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. Parking at the BCEC South Parking Lot is $18 for self-parking ($36 for oversized vehicles) and $30 for valet if available. *Rates are subject to change.

Need more information?
E-mail or call 571/551-5275.

Fair Set-up Hours:
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday, April 12, 2018
7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 11,000

Exhibitors that have a large amount of materials that cannot be hand-carried in one trip into the exhibit hall must use the loading dock. Additional information on loading and unloading is available on the convention center website

Exposition Services Provided by: Freeman 508/894-5100
Exhibitor Kit

Advanced Shipping Information:
NACAC - Boston National College Fair
(School Name) AND (Booth Number)
C/O Freeman
25 Doherty Avenue
Avon MA 02322

Shipping Deadline: Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Material Handling Charge: Please reference the exhibitor kit or contact Freeman at 508/894-5100

Electrical Service:
Electrical services are supplied exclusively through MCCA. Rigging services at the BCEC are provided exclusively through the MCCA.

Host Hotel:
Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel
606 Congress St
Boston, MA 02210
The Renaissance Boston Waterfront is one block away from the convention center
Rate: $259 Single/ Double
Deadline: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Please call in reservations to receive the NACAC rate or use the NACAC personalized reservation webpage here

Contact Information:
For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Amber Nichols or call at 571/551-5275.

Promote this Fair!

Thank you for your interest in NACAC’s National College Fairs. 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!

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Busing Information

If you will be bringing a group of students from your school or organization to the fair, whether by bus or public transportation, please read the School Group Information and register your group using this Group Registration Form.

Onsite Locator Guide

Download the onsite locator guide. This guide includes the colleges and universities that will be attending the fair and an exhibit hall map of where you can find them.

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