Hartford National College Fair **CANCELED**

  • Event Details:

    The Connecticut Convention Center
    100 Columbus Blvd
    Hartford, CT 06103


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  • Fair Hours:

    Tuesday, March 31, 2020 to Wednesday, April 01, 2020

    March 31, 2020
    9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    March 31, 2020
    6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    April 01, 2020
    9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

  • Contact Us:

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

Exhibitor Information

The Connecticut Convention Center 
Exhibit Hall A
100 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103

Fair Hours:
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Transportation, Directions, and Parking:
Directions and parking information for the Connecticut Convention Center *
*Rates are subject to change without notice.

Fair Set-up Hours:
Monday, March 30, 2020
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Estimated Attendance: 5,500

The loading dock is accessible from the rear of the convention center, via Sheldon Street, off Columbus Boulevard. When you arrive at the Loading Dock security gate, use the call box and speak with one of our security personnel who will verify your move-in time and ask you to proceed to the top of the loading dock ramp. At the top of the loading dock ramp, a member of the Marshalling staff will remind you of the following move-in procedures before designating a parking space for move-in:
Exhibitors are given 30 minutes to unload.
Once unloaded, your vehicle must be removed from the loading dock.
Personal vehicles have the option of parking in the Connecticut Convention Center Parking Garage at prevailing rates.

Exposition Services Provided by:
SER Exposition Services
Ph: 508/757-3397
Fax: 508/757-9136

Shipping Information:
Authorized Shipping Address:
Hartford National College Fair 2020
(Your Institution Name/Booth Number)
C/O SER Exposition Services
SER Exposition Services
35B New Street
Worcester, MA 01605

SER Exposition Services will accepter crated, boxed or skidded materials between February 22, 2020 and March 23, 2020.

Shipping Deadline: March 23, 2020

Material Handling Charge:
Material handling charges can be found on page 7-8 in the Exhibitor Kit.

Electrical Service:
Electrical services are supplied exclusively through the Connecticut Convention Center. Contact the Electrical Services Department at the Connecticut Convention Center at 860/728-2640 or download the order form online.

Host Hotel:
Marriott Hartford Downtown 
200 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103
The hotel is 15 miles from Bradley International Airport. The Marriott Hartford Downtown is connected to the Convention Center.

Rate: $179 Standard Double/ Standard King
Deadline: Friday, March 6, 2020
To reserve, call 1-866-373-9806 and request the NACAC or Hartford National College Fair group block or reserve your room through the personalized reservation link.

Contact Information:
For more information regarding this fair, email Megan Wade or call 703/299-6824.

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! ​​

Hartford NCF Poster (English)   

Hartford NCF Poster (Spanish)

Busing Information

If you plan on busing students into the Hartford National College Fair, please register your school by clicking the below link:

2020 Hartford Busing Registration

Once you are registered, you will receive a busing confirmation with more information on dropping students off. We ask that you please drop students off in either the motor lobby or the surface lot. You can find directions to both of those locations below:

Directions to Surface Parking Lot 

Directions to Surface Lot from Motor Lobby

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