Frequently asked questions for exhibiting at the 2023 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show

Are you coming to CattleCon as an attendee? Check the Attendee FAQ!

Q: Where is the event held?

The 2023 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show will be held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Click here for directions.

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

Q: When will the exhibitor kit be available?

The Exhibitor Kit is available here.

Q: What is included in the booth space?

Booth space in 10′x10′ increments. The booth registration fee includes pipe and drape and an exhibitor sign hung on the back of the booth. Booths are required to have carpet or floor covering. Tables, chairs, carpet, electricity and other booth decorations can be ordered for additional cost through Freeman. The Exhibitor Kit is available to help you make arrangements for your space.

Q: What is the best way to stay in-the-know about CattleCon as an exhibitor?

Read your monthly Exhibitor News to stay up-to-date and in-the-know on all-things CattleCon and NCBA Trade Show. Can't find your newsletter? Refer to the Exhibitor Communications.

Q: When does exhibitor registration & housing open?

Exhibitor Registration & Housing is open. You can now register all booth staff during this time.

Q: How many complimentary registrations do exhibitors receive?

Exhibitors receive 3 complimentary exhibitor registrations per 10x10 booth space. For example, if you have a 10x20 booth space, you will receive 6 complimentary registrations.

Q: Buyer beware - what should exhibitors do when contacted by companies outside of NCBA to purchase attendee lists and hotel blocks?

Please let us know if and when you have been contacted by external companies claiming to be a partner of the show. All official NCBA Trade Show suppliers will have an Official Supplier logo on their forms. NCBA's official housing vendor is Experient. 

Q: Will I be allowed to attend the convention general sessions, concerts or other events?

Yes! Your exhibitor name badge is your ticket to the convention and trade show floor, as well as all of the convention general sessions. Tickets for additional events, such as concerts or special entertainment, can be purchased through online registration.

Q: Are children allowed in the exhibit hall during set-up or tear down?

Children will be admitted during show hours providing they are supervised and under parent and/or guardian control during their visit. However, our liability insurance coverage dictates that children ARE NOT allowed during the days and hours of exhibitor move-in, set-up, and move-out. 

Q: Are Electric Scooters allowed in the trade show?

Electric carts are allowed and also available, for a daily charge, thru an independent contractor onsite. Please click here for additional information on the electric scooter.

Q: When will I be able to sign up for a booth?

We are accepting booth reservations for space right now! Complete the application linked here, and return it to [email protected]

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