The NRPA Annual Conference is the largest gathering of park and recreation professionals in the world, and the best event for companies to showcase their products and services to thousands of people with purchasing power from the park and recreation field and beyond. It only comes once a year, so don't miss this opportunity!  Register early and save!

Share Your Products with Quality Leads:


Play a role in their agency's purchasing process.


Spend time shopping the Exhibit Hall for products and services.


Are at the management level or higher in their profession.


See the Exhibit Hall as a valuable part of the Conference.


2017 Exhibit Rates and Packages

Expo Dates: September 26th and 27th
Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA

Square Footage 100-500 600-900 1000+
Premier Early Bird Rate (On or Before 10/7/16)* $28.00 $27.00 $26.00
Regular Rate (After 10/7/16) $29.00 $28.00 $27.00

(Open Corner Fee $275)


Standard Booth Package Includes

  • Five booth staff exhibit hall passes per 100 square feet
  • One Exhibitor Education Package
  • One ticket to the NRPA Opening Celebration
  • Two guest passes per 100 square feet

Premier Supplier Upgrade Package ($650)

Exhibitors who purchase a Premier Supplier Upgrade package get the following extra benefits:

  • Early bird discounted rate through October 7, 2016
  • Premier Area Booth: Access to exclusive booth locations on the exhibit floor
  • Complimentary one time use of the NRPA Membership List**
  • Complimentary one time use of the Pre AND Post Show Attendee list**
  • Double Priority Points
  • Two additional tickets to the NRPA Opening Celebration per 100 square feet ***
  • Three company contacts in the NRPA database
  • Discounts on other NRPA products
  • NRPA Supplier Membership, including one monthly subscription Parks & Recreation magazine


Book Your 2017 Booth Today

To learn more, contact Lindsay Shannon at or 703.858.2178.

2017 Exhibit Hall Hours

Tuesday, September 26

  • 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.: Exhibit Hall Open (Exclusive hours: 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.: Exhibitor Happy Hour

Wednesday, September 27

  • 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Exhibit Hall Open  (Exclusive hours: 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)


Exhibitor Resources

Once you have booked your booth it's time to start preparing for the conference. This page will give you everything you need to get ready for a great show including all the important deadlines to remember, how to register your staff, access to your online exhibitor account and much more.

Prepare to Exhibit 


* A Premier Supplier Upgrade is required to receive early bird rates.

**NRPA does not release an attendee or membership lists directly to your company. We provide the list to a mail house that you send your marketing materials to for distribution. You can request your mailing list(s) by state/region or title.

***Limit to 6 additional tickets per premier supplier.

2017 Exhibit Hall Map

Browse the exhibit hall floor plan.

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