The Exhibit Hall is always an awe-inspiring sight. With more than 400 exhibitors, this amusement park-like setting is filled with the latest and greatest products and services. Test out amazing cutting-edge technology solutions, playground equipment, athletic gear, aquatics products and other services from some of the top brands in the United States and internationally.


Exhibit Hall Hours

Tuesday, September 20

10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 21
10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

NRPA Member Area

Visit the NRPA Member Area to learn about NRPA member benefits, Parks & Recreation magazine, certifications, research, advocacy, grant programs and more. NRPA staff will be there to answer your questions and help guide you through your membership.

NRPA Speed Session Viewing with Live Q&A

Sponsored by CORE (by PlayCore)Core by Playcore

Visit the three speed session pods on the exhibit hall floor to view the sessions and engage with the speakers in live Q&A. Each pod is themed around the NRPA pillars and hot topics. Be sure to enter to win a free prize courtesy of sponsor CORE by PlayCore!

Exhibit Hall Luncheon

Wednesday, September 21 | 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Grab a bite to eat, network with fellow colleagues and experience the excitement of the exhibit hall and all the great products and services.

EXPOdition Scavenger Hunt

Burke PlaygroundsSponsored by Burke Playgrounds

Complete the Exhibit Hall Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win prizes. Visit Burke Playgrounds (Booth #1600) to turn in your completed card by 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21.  Contest rules and restrictions apply.

Daily Door Prize

Burke PlaygroundsSponsored by Burke Playgrounds

The first 750 people to arrive at the Exhibit Hall each day will receive a gift from Burke Playgrounds.


Daily $500 Cash Giveaway

Sponsored by TOROToro

Visit The Toro Company (Booth #1511) each day by 1 p.m. to sign-up for a chance to win one of two $500 prizes. You must enter by 1 p.m. and must be present to win.