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New Orleans National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Location:
    Pontchartrain Convention & Civic Center
    4545 Williams Blvd
    Kenner, LA 70065

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  • Fair Hours:

    Tuesday, October 02, 2018

    October 02, 2018
    9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

    October 02, 2018
    6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Contact Us:

    Email collegefairs@nacacnet.org or call 703/836-2222 ext. 14.

Exhibitor Information

Location:
Pontchartrain Convention and Civic Center
4545 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70065
504/465-9985

Fair Hours:
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Transportation, Directions and Parking:
Directions and parking information for the Pontchartrain Convention and Civic Center is available on the Pontchartrain Convention and Civic Center website

Parking is Free

Fair Set-up Hours:
Monday, October 1, 2018 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 4,800

Loading/Unloading:
Loading/unloading of vehicles must be done on Loading dock A.

Exposition Services Provided by:
Classic Exposition Services, Inc.
504/729-4900

Shipping Information:
Institution Name & Booth Number
New Orleans National College Fair
NACAC- c/o Classic Exposition 
3761 Louisa Street
New Orleans, LA. 70126 

Shipping Deadline:
All materials must be received by 4 p.m., Friday September 28, 2018.

Material Handling Charge:
Please contact the Decorator directly for pricing and shipping arrangements.

Electrical Service:
The Pontchartrain Convention and Civic Center is the exclusive provider for electrical services. Contact Rob Ory directly for ordering electrical.

Nearby Hotels:
Hilton Garden Inn is connected via a covered walk way to the facility
4535 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70065
Phone: (504) 712-0504

The Crowne Plaza
2829 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062
Phone: (504) 467-5611

Double Tree 
2150 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062
Phone: (504) 467-3111

Authorized Media:
NACAC has a long standing relationship with the Times-Picayune, 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 JIll Dryden at jdryden@nola.com or 504/235-4335.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding the New Orleans National College Fair, email Sylvia Karpf  or call 703/299-6821

Workshop Information

An Inside View: How Admission Decisions Are Made
Meeting Room 1
Evening Sessions
6:15 – 7 p.m.
7:15 – 8 p.m.

Financial Aid 101: TOPS, FAFSA, and Other Ways to Fund Your Education
Meeting Room 2
Evening Sessions
6:15 – 7 p.m.
7:15 – 8 p.m.

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! ​​

Postcard

English Poster

Spanish Poster

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.

New Orleans NCF Sponsors