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NCAFC Mid-Winter Conference Expo  |  January 30-31, 2020  |  Concord, NC

***NEW FOR 2020: The Expo is Now Free & Open to the Public***

Thursday, Jan. 30th, 12 PM - 5 PM and Friday, Jan. 31st, 8 AM - 5 PM

REGISTRATION CLOSED

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL PURCHASES ARE SUBJECT TO OUR PAYMENT & CANCELLATION POLICY.

EXHIBITOR SCHEDULE

Wednesday, January 29th

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:  APPARATUS EXHIBIT AREA MOVE-IN & SET UP | Parking Lot Left of Conference Center / Registration North
To register your apparatus, contact Todd Eury at todd@carolinanc.com.

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM:  EXHIBITOR MOVE-IN & SET UP | Registration North / Concord Convention Hall

​Thursday, January 30th

 

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM: APPARATUS EXHIBIT AREA MOVE-IN & SET UP | Parking Lot Left of Conference Center / Registration North
To register your apparatus, contact Todd Eury at todd@carolinanc.com.

8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon:  EXHIBITOR MOVE-IN & SET UP | Registration North / Concord Convention Hall

8:30 AM:  CONFERENCE OPENING CEREMONIES in Kannapolis A/B
Please have one representative present at this session. 

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM:  EXHIBIT HALL & APPARATUS DISPLAYS OPEN​ in Concord Convention Hall

Friday, January 31st

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:  EXHIBIT HALL & APPARATUS DISPLAYS OPEN​ in Concord Convention Hall                            

11:30 - 1:30 PM: BUFFET LUNCH in Exhibit Hall, sponsored by Civic Credit Union 
Must be a registered exhibitor or attendee and present ticket.  Each Exhibitor will receive two lunch tickets with the purchase of each booth.  Additional lunch tickets are available to purchase at the cost of $40 each (see link below).

5:00 PM:  EXHIBIT HALL CLOSED | EXHIBITOR BREAKDOWN

Please Note:  In order for us to provide the best conference experience for all attendees, please refrain from breaking down and leaving the exhibit hall prior to our scheduled & posted closing time.

GOLF TOURNAMENT 

Golf Tournament

Join Us for a Fun Round of Golf and Fellowship!

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Shotgun Start @ 11:00 AM

 

Rocky River Golf Club
6900 Bruton Smith Road
Concord, NC 
(Just down the road from the Embassy Suites)

$55 Per Player
Mulligans $5 Each | Forward Tees $5 Each (Limit of 2 for each)

Four-Person Scramble (Best Ball) Format. Teams will be formed from a blind drawing the night before. The top three teams will be awarded prizes along with the Longest Drive and Closest-to-the-Pin winners.

Please note: You can pay the day of the tournament. Plan to arrive early to get signed in and to find your team.

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BOOK YOUR HOTEL

The Embassy Suites Hotel & Concord Convention Center

$163.00 per night

 

(Includes breakfast each morning, Manager’s Reception each afternoon and in-room Internet Connection)

**There is a deposit requirement for one night’s room and tax to be charged at the time of booking. The deposit is refundable if reservations are cancelled at least 72 hours prior to the scheduled arrival date. 

Make your reservations early! Conference Rate Deadline is 1-7-20.


Reservations can be made by any of the following options:
 

  • Going online to www.embassysuitesconcord.com
          1. Make a Reservation
          2. Select Dates of your stay
          3. Add Special Rate Codes
          4. Group Code: AFC

  • Calling the hotel direct at 704-455-8200 and speaking to our reservations department; please give the agent the dates needed and your group, AFC.

  • Calling 1-800-EMBASSY and let the reservationist know that you’re looking to book with the group code AFC and for what dates

ORDER ELECTRICITY and / or Other Services

FORM & PAYMENT SUBMITTED DIRECTLY TO EMBASSY CONVENTION CENTER.

ORDER ELECTRICITY

And / Or Other Services from the Embassy Suites Convention Center

NOTE:  Platinum & Gold Sponsors receive complimentary electricity at no cost, however to insure timely install, completion and submission of the Exhibitor Services Form to the Embassy Convention center is required.

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SHIPPING INFORMATION FOR EXHIBITORS

Shipments can be received 3 to 5 business days prior to the conference. Please ship all packages to:

Embassy Suites
ATTN:  Niki Gray / 2019 NCAFC MWC

5400 John Q. Hammons Dr. NW

Concord NC 28027

 

NOTE:  Please Be Sure the Name of the Company & Primary Contact Person is included on the Outside of the Container.

For questions regarding package delivery, please contact Niki Gray at Niki.Gray@atriumhospitality.com, or by phone at (704) 454-1713.

PLAN YOUR FREE TIME

Cabarrus Visitors and Convention Bureau Visitor Guide

SPEEDWAY TOUR

 

The “Feel the Thrill Tour” includes a close-up look at areas that are off-limits on race days. Visit the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage, travel down pit road and take a picture in Victory Circle. The highlight of this one hour tour is a comfortable van ride around the super speedway where you will fell the full-tilt force of the 24-degree banking. Additional information online at www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.  

 

CONCORD MILLS MALL

 

Appropriately named the number one shopping destination in the Carolinas, Concord Mills Mall offers a variety of stores and activities for the family. Anchored by the Bass Pro Shop “The Mall” will offer an opportunity for some family time while “the chief” is at the conference. Additional information about featured locations, coupons and restaurants is available at www.concordmills.com.

 

NASCAR HALL OF FAME

 

From the down-home history of stock car racing to the legendary drivers and their race cars, we’ve packed in everything that’s great about NASCAR. Every time you visit, your sense will come to life by the sights and sounds throughout the spectacular NASCAR Hall of Fame. And with amazing artifacts, interactive exhibits, simulator rides and the ever-changing events at the High Octane Theater, you’ll always encounter something new at the Hall. More information at www.nascarhall.com.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

STRATEGIC PARTNER

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PLATINUM SPONSORS

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GOLD SPONSORS

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