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Orange County National College Fair

  • Event Details:

    Location:
    Anaheim Convention Center
    800 W Katella Ave
    Anaheim, CA 92802

    714/765-8950

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  • Fair Hours:

    Sunday, April 14, 2019

    April 14, 2019
    1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

  • Directions and Parking:

    Directions and Parking:
    Directions and parking information for the Anaheim Convention Center can be found here. A map of parking and loading docks for the Anaheim Convention Center. Car Park # 4 is closest. Exhibit Hall E is on the lower level below Hall D.
    To access Exhibit Hall E from the parking areas behind the Convention Center, there is a walkway near Car Park # 4 that takes you around to the front of Hall E. Only until 1:30 p.m., you may also enter at the side door by the south loading docks. Entering from the docks will take you to the back of Exhibit Hall E. Car Park # 4 is also the closest to the loading docks. You may not park in the loading docks. Please view map of parking and docks and allow yourself enough time.
    Parking Rates are $16.00 for standard parking. Rates are subject to change. Payment is due upon entry and there are no in/out privileges or overnight parking. For more parking guidelines, please view the Convention Center’s Parking Lot Regulations.

    Additional Parking Options
    We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app.

    To reserve your parking spot for the Orange County National College Fair, visit the Anaheim Convention Center SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

    New to SpotHero? Click here to download the SpotHero app.

  • Contact Us:

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

Exhibitor Information

Fair Location:
Anaheim Convention Center
Hall E
800 West Katella Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92802

**There is a high school volleyball tournament happening at the Anaheim Convention Center the same weekend as the National College Fair. Parking and traffic may be heavier than usual around and at the Convention Center.

Fair Hours:
Sunday, April 14, 2019
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Directions and Parking:
Directions and parking information for the Anaheim Convention Center can be found here. A map of parking and loading docks for the Anaheim Convention Center. Car Park # 4 is closest. Exhibit Hall E is on the lower level below Hall D.

To access Exhibit Hall E from the parking areas behind the Convention Center, there is a walkway near Car Park # 4 that takes you around to the front of Hall E. Only until 1:30 p.m., you may also enter at the side door by the south loading docks. Entering from the docks will take you to the back of Exhibit Hall E. Car Park # 4 is also the closest to the loading docks. You may not park in the loading docks. Please view map of parking and docks and allow yourself enough time.

Parking Rates are $16.00 for standard parking. Rates are subject to change. Payment is due upon entry and there are no in/out privileges or overnight parking. For more parking guidelines, please view the Convention Center’s Parking Lot Regulations .

Fair Set-up Hours:
Saturday, April 13, 2019
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Sunday, April 14, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Estimated Attendance: 2,000

Loading/Unloading:
Exhibitors may use the main entrance during set up hours but may only carry materials or use small rolling bags thru the main entrance.

Exhibitors may also use the south loading docks located off West Street behind the convention center at 1850 South West Street during set up hours. Car park # 4 is closest to the loading docks. Please see a map of the loading docks and parking areas here. You may not park in the loading docks other than to unload materials.

A loading dock door on the side will be open until the event begins or you can use the walkway to the front for access to Hall E from the parking areas.

Exposition Services Provided by:
TotalExpo, Inc., csr@totalexpo.com, 310/320-4203.

Please view the exhibitor kit for other booth decorating orders.

Shipping Information:
Please make sure to include the fair city on all items being shipped in addition to your booth number and institution name.

Authorized Advance Shipping Address:

(Booth Name and Booth Number)
NCF Orange County 2019
C/O TotalExpo
1161 Sandhill Ave., Unit A
Carson, CA 90746

Shipping Deadline:
All materials must be received between Tuesday, March 5 and Tuesday, April 9, 2019 during office hours from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Please keep all tracking numbers of your packages.

Material Handling Charge:
For prices and information, please view the exhibitor kit. Payments must be made prior to receiving. Rates are subject to change.

Contact TotalExpo Inc. directly by email at csr@totalexpo.com or phone, 310/320-4203, for questions and current rates.

Electrical Services:
If you have individual electric needs for your booth, please complete Edlen Electric’s ordering form and submit to them. Please contact Edlen directly at anaheim@edlen.com or 714/985-1480 for questions and more information.

Host Hotel:
Double Tree Suites – Anaheim Resort Convention Center
2085 South Harbor Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92802
714/750-3000

Rate: $216 / night

Cutoff date for the group rate: Friday, March 23, 2019.

A small room block has been reserved for NACAC, but due to multiple other large events in Anaheim the same weekend, it is recommended to make hotel reservations as soon as possible.

You may make reservations online through our personalized page  or by calling 800/222-TREE (8733) and asking for our group rate under NAC.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding the Orange County National College Fair, email Sarah Smith or call 703/299-6853.

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! ​​

Fair Poster (English)   Fair Poster (Spanish)

Regional Poster (English)   Regional Poster (Spanish)

Fair Postcard

Workshop Schedule

Orange County National College Fair Workshop Schedule

Sunday, April 14, 2019

1:45 p.m.

Workshop A: College Fit and Match

Workshop B: Writing the College Application Essay

2:45 p.m.

Workshop A: ACT, SAT and College Admissions: Everything You Need to Know About Standardized Testing!

Workshop B: Parents of College Bound Teens: The 4 Golden Rules to Follow

3:45 p.m.

Workshop A: College Admissions 101: How Colleges Evaluate Applications

Workshop B: California Community Colleges: Your pathway to UC’s, CSU’s and Private Colleges

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