Frequently Asked Questions

What are the National Hardware Show Dates & Hours?

Show Floor Hours – Exhibition Hall

Tuesday, May 8 9:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday, May 9 9:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday, May 10 9:00am – 1:00pm

Tailgate, Backyard & BBQ Hours - Silver Lot

Tuesday, May 8 9:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday, May 9 9:00am – 6:30pm
Thursday, May 10 9:00am – 1:00pm

What is the address of the Convention Center?

Las Vegas Convention Center
3150 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89109
North & Central Halls

What is the cost to attend the National Hardware Show?

Pre-show Registration: FREE

At-Show Registration Fee: $125* (starting Monday, May 8)

How do I make hotel & travel arrangements?

Take advantage of our discounted rates for the National Hardware Show – the reservation deadline is April 17, 2017. Be sure to book all your travel needs and take advantage of our exclusive discounts, including a 10% discount off Delta airline flights and rental car discounts.

Hotel & Travel Discounts >>

Will badges be mailed in advance of the National Hardware Show?

You will not receive a badge in the mail. You will receive an e-badge via email which you can print and bring onsite to the "Already Registered" Counter at the Las Vegas Convention Center in meeting room, level 2, N245 to have your badge printed.

How can I obtain a visa letter of invitation to attend the National Hardware Show?

You may request a visa letter of invitation by completing our online form no later than 3 weeks prior to the Event’s opening.

Learn more here >>

Are there any tips or tools to help me plan for the National Hardware Show?

The National Hardware Show provides you with two planning tools to help you get the most out of your show experience. With My Show, your free online planning tool, you can search and save exhibitors and products, view your exhibitor recommendations, discover show specials, celebrity appearances, and more!

The National Hardware Show Mobile App will be ready for download in April – click the button below to sign up to be notified when it’s ready!

Is shuttle service provided?

Complimentary roundtrip shuttle service to the National Hardware Show from many nearby hotels will be offered all three days of the show. Shuttle service will also be provided from Las Vegas Convention Center to the airport on Wednesday, May 10 and Thursday, May 11.

View Shuttle Information & Schedules »

How many exhibitors will be at the 2017 National Hardware Show?

There National Hardware Show will feature 2,800+ vendors (700 new to the show) representing 15 major product categories. You can view the exhibitor list online or in the National Hardware Show Mobile App (coming soon).

How long does it take to walk the National Hardware Show floor?

Walk up and down every aisle and you'll cover more than 10 miles, or 600,000+ square feet of exhibit space – including the Tailgate, Backyard & BBQ area located outside in the Silver Lot! Don't forget to wear comfortable walking shoes!

Where can I find the list of special events taking place at the National Hardware Show?

The 2017 National Hardware Show will feature the NRHA All-Industry Conference, a full line-up of special events, celebrity appearances, and much more!

View an overview of special events taking place »

How do I contact someone from the National Hardware Show?

Visit our Contact Us page for more information and a list of team members.

I'm an exhibitor – where do I find information on my booth, marketing and other information?

You can access all of the exhibitor information you'll need on the Exhibitor Resources page.

Exhibitor Resources >>

What are the 2018 National Hardware Show dates?

The 2018 National Hardware Show will take place on Tuesday, May 8 – Thursday, May 10, 2018

Is there security at the show?

Yes, the safety and security of our staff, exhibitors and attendees is our priority. We work closely with the venue, corporate security, state, local and federal law enforcement authorities to identify risks, assess them and develop security plans for our events. Learn more >>

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