North Suburban Home Show
All things Home Improvement

Details

Grow your business.

Attract new customers to your business in these fast-growing northern suburbs.

 

We offer you…

  • Subway concession stand with seating area for exhibitors and customers.

  • Registration fee includes morning pastries, coffee and two box lunches.

  • Advertising - Facebook, WCCO Radio, press releases, BOB FM, newspaper ads, utility bill inserts for Andover, Anoka and Coon Rapids residents, outdoor signage and more!

  • Electrical hookups available to all booths.

  • Exhibitor name tags.

  • Partnership opportunities for more exposure for your business.

  • Ideal show location in the heart of the northern suburbs where new construction and remodeling opportunities abound.

  • A proven event facility - the Andover YMCA Community Center is highly visible from Hanson Boulevard and Crosstown Boulevard.

  • Complimentary shuttle to the exhibitor parking lot/overflow customer parking.

  • Due to construction, extended set-up hours, Friday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Limited building access and door dimensions will be in effect for 2020 show due to construction. Maximum door width available is 87” high by 65” wide.

Registration opens October 15, 2019.

You may pay by check by filling out a printed registration form.
Make checks payable to Anoka Area Chamber of Commerce.
Mail registration form and payment to:
Andover Community Center ATTN: NSHS
15200 Hanson Boulevard NW, Andover, MN 55304

How to Register


$350 for a single booth (10’ wide by 8’ deep), one 6 ft skirted table, two chairs, booth sign, draping and two box lunches.

$650 for a double booth (20’ wide by 8’ deep), two 6 ft skirted tables, four chairs, booth sign, draping and two box lunches. A limited quantity of double booths are available.

Exhibit booths must be staffed at all times during show hours. Violators will be subject to loss of right to register for future North Suburban Home Shows.

Fees


A $50 cancellation fee will apply to any cancelled registration. Registration fees will not be refunded for cancellations received less than 21 days prior to show date.

Cancellation Policy


The event committee retains the right to limit the number of exhibitors specializing in the same product or service. This allows variety for our customers.

Availability


Facility Expansion

The Andover Community Center is expanding! The Andover Community Center expansion will include multipurpose rooms for teens and seniors, and an additional gymnasium for the field house along with expanded sports complex with an additional sheet of ice that is convertible to turf with team and equipment rooms along with a new walking track, community rooms and fitness space.

We kindly thank you for your patience and understanding while the Andover Community Center is under construction. We will be offering extra time for all exhibitors to set-up on Friday, March 13th from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Please also keep in mind the dimension of items you may be bringing into the show.


Booth placements will be chosen by the planning committee. No special requests accepted. We strongly encourage all exhibitors to set up Friday (day before event) from 9 a.m to 7 p.m. Set up will also be available on Saturday morning from 6:30-7:30 a.m. All exhibitors must be ready by 8 a.m. Doors will open to the public promptly at 8 a.m.

Booth Set-Up


Show clean up begins at 2 p.m. Any exhibition materials left after 5 p.m. on the show floor will be charged a recovery fee.

Booth
Tear-Down


All display items and staff personnel must be contained within booth dimensions. Staff working outside of their assigned booth area will not be permitted. Pipe and drape may not be removed.

Your display may exceed the height of the back wall of the booth up to 16” but must have a finished, matching surface and no advertising visible. As a courtesy to all exhibitors, staff reserves the right to have displays modified and/or removed.

Booth Restrictions


Important - If your display has any sharp or rough edges that may poke, cut, tear or damage the floor in any way, you must bring a carpet remnant to lay under your display. The facility will not supply remnants.

Flooring


If electricity has been requested on your registration, you must bring your own extension cord and a power strip.

Electricity


If you’d like to sell products directly from the show floor, please print and complete a ST19 Operator Certificate of Compliance form and return along with your show registration form.

Selling Products


Each exhibitor will receive two nametags with their business name printed on each.

Name Tags