October 17-19, 2018  |  Kentucky Expo Center

Exhibitor Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the days of the show?

    Wednesday, October 18, 2017 for dealers, retailers, distributors and media only
    Thursday and Friday, October 19-20, 2017 for all industry participants

  • What are the show hours?

    Louisville is on Eastern Time.
    Indoor Exhibits:
    Wednesday, Dealer Day — 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
    Thursday & Friday, Open to all attendees — 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Outdoor Exhibits:
    Thursday — 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    Friday — 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • What do I need to do to reserve exhibit space?

    To reserve exhibit space call (800) 558-8767 or download and complete the form in our Online Prospectus.

  • What happens if my booth selections are not available?

    If your booth selection is not available, show management will immediately call you with alternate locations.

  • When is my balance due?

    A down payment of 50% of your booth space price will be due within three weeks after the order is placed. The final payment is due June 26, 2017.

  • How do I get listed in the Official Show Directory?

    You will receive a password for online info entry.

  • Are exhibitor badges mailed?

    Yes. Your exhibitor badge will be mailed in September or October.

  • When will I get my Promotion Tool Kit?

    Your Tool Kit will be available in May. Be sure to share the online version of the Tool Kit with your advertising/PR agency.

  • What are the the future show dates?

    October 17-19, 2018
    October 16-18, 2019
    October 21-23, 2020

  • Where can we rent wheelchairs or other items for handicapped people?

    Call Gould’s Discount Medical, (800) 876-6846 or (502) 491-2000 ext. 4330 or ask for Evelyn, and let them know you are attending the GIE+EXPO, October 18-20, at the Kentucky Exposition Center.

  • What other things are there to do in Louisville for family members?

    Check out the website of the Greater Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau — www.gotoLouisville.com.

  • How will I find the Kentucky Exposition Center?

    The GIE+EXPO site is just south of the downtown area where I-265 and I-65 intersect. For driving directions, click here.

  • Can I bring my dog?

    Only assist dogs — such as seeing-eye dogs — are allowed at GIE+EXPO.

  • Where can I park?

    You can park at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Two parking passes will be sent with your exhibitor badges. Additional passes can be requested using the form in the Exhibitor Services Manual. Without a pass, parking is $8 per day.

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GIE+EXPO is Sponsored By:

  • National Association of Landscape Professionals
  • Outdoor Power Equipment Institute
  • Professional Grounds Management Society
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GIE+EXPO 2018 Begins in…

Future Show Dates

GIE+EXPO 2019 – October 16-18, 2019
GIE+EXPO 2020 – October 21-23, 2020
GIE+EXPO 2021 – October 20-22, 2021


Two tradeshows – GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America – co-located in one central location, provide your No. 1 opportunity to see what the industry is buzzing about.

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Contact Information

For general information about GIE+EXPO, including registration, please contact us at:
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  (800) 558-8767 or (812) 949-9200
  (812) 949-9600
  PO Box 139 | New Albany, IN 47151