Cincinnati National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Duke Energy Convention Center
    525 Elm St
    Cincinnati, OH 45202

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  • Fair Hours:

    Sunday, October 16, 2022

    October 16, 2022
    1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Directions and Parking:

    Directions and Parking

  • Contact Us:

    Email or call 703/836-2222 ext. 14.

Exhibitor Information


Duke Energy Convention Center
Exhibit Hall A & B
525 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Fair Hours:

Sunday, October 16, 2022

Transportation, Directions and Parking:

Directions and Parking information for the Duke Energy Center

Fair Set-up Hours:

Saturday, October 15, 2022
3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday, October 16, 2022

Estimated Attendance: 2,000


The loading dock entrance is located at 6th Street and Plum Street, directly under the skywalk on 6th Street.  It is the large orange door on your left.

Exposition Services Provided by:

Smith Expo LLC 
Contact: Mike Smith

Exhibitor Service Kit

Shipping Information:

(College / University Name) and (Booth #)
Cincinnati NCF (NACAC)
c/o Smith Expo
1173 Airport Parkway, Suite C
Greenwood, IN 46143

Shipping Deadline:

All materials being shipped advance to the warehouse must be received by Friday, October 7, 2022 at 3pm to be processed without a surcharge.

Material Handling Charge:*

*Rates are subject to change without notice.  Contact Smith Expo for current rates.

Electrical Service:

The Duke Energy Convention Center is the exclusive provider of electric.  Service may be requested via their online portal. (Select “National College Fair Fall Show 2022”). For questions, call Exhibitor Services at 513-419-7317 or

Audio Visual:

Prestige AV is the on-site preferred vendor and rigging provider. Please contact 513/419-7326 for more information or visit their website at


Smart City is the exclusive telecommunications provider at the Duke Energy Convention Center. Their services can be ordered online or by fillin out this form. For questions, please contact Arnold Chavez or 513/419-7202.

Host Hotel:

Homewood Suites by Hilton Cincinnati-Downtown
617 Vine Street, Suite B
Cincinnati, Ohio
45202 USA
(0.3 miles)
Guest room rate: $180
Please reserve your room using this link by September 24, 2022.
For booking assistance please contact: Hannah Burger, Sales Manager:, (513)-618-9717

Authorized Media:

NACAC has a long-standing relationship with the Cincinnati Business Courier, 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 Rick Porter,

Contact Information:

For more information regarding this fair, email Laura Fagan ( or call 703/299-6813.