Q: What comes with my booth?
A: The Atlanta Home Show will provide standard pipe and drape (black) and a 7"x 44" ID sign. Island booths do not include pipe and drape. Also your booth does not include electricity, carpet, furniture, wastebasket etc. Your service kit will have all the forms necessary if you need to rent these items. You may also bring your own furnishings. Additionally, each Exhibitor will receive 4 complimentary Exhibitor Tickets per 100 sq/ft of exhibit space (to be picked up at Will Call). Many exhibitors give these tickets to clients or potential clients, friends and family.
Q: Where do I pick up my exhibitor badges?
A: When you move into the show you must check in at Exhibitor Registration. There you will be given a check in package with useful show information as well as your exhibitor badges. Each Exhibitor will be given 4 Exhibitor badges per 100 sq/ft. of booth space. These badges are interchangeable and include your company name and booth number only. As a courtesy SEMCO Productions will hold your badges at Will Call when your shift is over. If you are in need of additional badges or lose your Exhibitor Badges there will be a $10 replacement fee.
Q: Am I allowed to drive onto the floor during move-in/move-out?
A: During Move-In vehicles are permitted on the show floor on Monday Noon-8pm and Tuesday 8am-4pm and based on your scheduled move-in time and the accessibility to your booth space. If you are not assigned a Monday or Tuesday AM Move-In Time and you need to drive onto the show floor please contact the Atlanta Home Shows. We cannot guarantee that all Exhibitors will be able to drive a vehicle onto the show floor. Move-Out also has allotted drive times. Please check in with the Marshalling Yard to get a pass.
Q: May I use a microphone or voice enhancer in my booth?
A: You must contact SEMCO Productions as microphone use is limited, requires pre-approval and carries an additional fee. Please contact your sales representative if you are interested in using a microphone during the show.
Q: Am I allowed to give away items at my booth?
A: All prize give-a-ways must be pre-approved by The Atlanta Home Shows and you will need to draw a winning name(s) BEFORE the close of the Show on Sunday. You will need to give a copy of the name(s) to The Atlanta Home Shows. If you plan on sampling food both The Atlanta Home Shows and The Cobb Galleria Centre MUST approve all food sampling. Please refer to your service kit for the Food and Beverage Authorization form. Remember, no popcorn or peanuts in shells.
Q: What if I need to cancel my exhibit space?
A: If you need to cancel your exhibit space please contact the Atlanta Home Shows immediately. If cancellation is made more than 30 days prior to the first day of Move-In you will receive a refund minus 50% of total booth space. If cancellation is made within 30 days of the first day of Move-In you will not receive any refund.
Q: Where is the Show Office?
A: The Show Office is located in Room 120 in the Galleria Concourse (lobby) area. The phone number is 770-331-8889. A SEMCO team member will be happy to assist you with all your show related needs.
Q: What is the sales tax?
Q: Where is the exhibitor lounge?
A: Room 119, located in the hallway adjacent to the Show Office. Complimentary coffee, water, tea are available in the exhibitor lounge, as well as a microwave for your use.
Q: Where is the sales office so I can sign up for the next two Atlanta Home Shows?
A: Room 119 (also the Exhibitor Lounge), located in the hallway adjacent to the show office. If the sales reps are on the show floor, please stop by the Show Office in Room 120 for assistance.
Q: How late can I stay tonight to work on my booth?
A: The halls will be locked down one hour after closing. If you need to stay late, you must sign-in with security.
Q: What time in the morning am I allowed into the show?
A: The halls will open two hours prior to the show opening each day.
Q: Where is the closest business center?
A: The Cobb Galleria Centre Business Center is located adjacent to the Show Office, Room 120.
Q: Is there a drugstore near by?
A: Yes, located in the Galleria Mall, down the escalator and to the right.
Q: Where is the closest office supply store?
A: In the Cumberland Square Shopping Center. Office Depot 2449 Cobb Pkwy. 770.952.9922
Q: Can you make an announcement over the P.A system?
A: Announcements are made for stage and show schedules only.
Q: Where do I get electricity for my booth?
A: Save money by pre-ordering your electrical service. You can order online via the Galleria website. Or, the Galleria service desk is located at the back of the exhibit hall near the docks. You may be able to order onsite, however it will be more expensive and you may have to wait a while.
Q: Where do I get carpet/chairs/ for my booth?
A: Save money by pre-ordering! Or, you can order onsite at the Shepard service desk, located at the back of the exhibit hall near the docks. Onsite order will cost you more and supplies are limited.
Q: When do Kellie and Tad get to the show?
A: Kellie and Tad will be on site beginning Tuesday of move-in. Their regular office lines will be transfered to their cell phones, so, please feel free to call with any questions along the way.
Q: What time does the marshalling street open for move-out passes?
A: Passes will be distributed beginning at 4pm on Sunday. At least one person must remain in your booth with your booth fully constructed until 5pm.
Q: Where do I park during move-in and the show days?
A: Parking is available in the Cobb Galleria Centre parking decks. DO NOT park at Cumberland Mall or the Waverly Hotel unless you are a registered guest there. They will tow your car without warning!
Q: What are the 2018 show hours?
A: Friday, March 23, 10am - 6pm
Saturday, March 24, 10am - 6pm
Sunday, March 25, 11am - 5pm
Much more information is available on this website. If you still cannot find the answer you seek, click here to go to our contact form OR call SEMCO Productions at (770) 998-9800. We are looking forward to another great Show!
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