Houston National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    NRG Center - Hall B

    One NRG Park
    Houston, TX 77054


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  • Fair Hours:

    Thursday, April 13, 2017

    April 13, 2017
    9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    April 13, 2017
    6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Directions and Parking:

    Find Directions and Parking information for the NRG Center online.

    Exhibitors can park in either Tan Lot only behind Hall B or in Orange Lot away from Bus parking which should be located in Orange Lot 10 & 12. Parking Map

    Parking will be $12 cash only and exhibitors can bring their stub to the service desk and pay an additional $3 for in and out privileges. If they do not get a hang tag they will have to pay $12 again when they come back for the evening session.

  • Contact Us:

    E-mail or or call: 703/299-6851.

Fair Set-up Hours:
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 13, 2017
7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 7,000

The loading dock is located in the back of the NRG Center. Proceed to the center dock and the “B” Ramp will lead you to the dock closest to Hall B.  Vehicles may not park in the loading area at any time.

Exposition Services Provided by: SES Exhibitor Services at (972) 271-7444

Shipping Information:
Advance Shipping Address:
YRC Freight
c/o NACAC- Houston National College Fair
Booth Name & #______
9415 Wallisville Rd.
Houston, TX 77013

Superior Expo Services will accept crated, boxed or skidded materials, at the above address up to thirty (30) days prior to Monday, April 10, 2017. The warehouse will accept freight shipments from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. To check on your warehouse shipment, please call our Exhibitor Services Department at (972) 271-7444. Shipments arriving at the warehouse after Monday, April 10, 2017 will be charged a late to warehouse fee of $150.00 in addition to any other charges incurred.

Material Handling Charge: * First carton is $45.00 and each additional carton is $20.00 (maximum weight is 35 lbs. per shipment). Payment must be received in advance, by check, purchase order, or credit card (Discover, Mastercard, Visa or American Express).
*Rates are subject to change. Please contact Exhibitor Services Department at (972) 271-7444 for current rates.

Shipping Deadline:
All materials must be received by Monday, April 10, 2017.
*Advance shipments may arrive 30 days prior to Monday, April 10, 2017.

Electrical Service:
Exhibitors will be able to order their own individual electrical needs through NRG Park Exhibitor online ordering.  Events are made available beginning of February 2017 for exhibitors to access.  

Host Hotel:
Springhill Suites by Marriott Houston Medical Center/NRG Park
1400 Old Spanish Trail
Houston, TX 77054
(713) 796-1000

Rates: $159 Single/Double
Deadline: Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Reservations can be by calling 800-306-5161 and mentioning the NACAC- Houston National College Fair rate or online.

Contact Information:   
For more information regarding this National College Fair, email Jessica Volley or call at 703/299-6851.

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