The NRPA Exhibit Hall is filled with exciting opportunities for all attendees. It is a must-see with more than 400 exhibitors showing off some of the latest and greatest products and services for the field. As previous attendees know, the exhibit hall is the best place for cool giveaways, prizes and fun activities. This year, you can enter to win big cash prizes, play games, compete in a scavenger hunt, climb on state-of-the-art equipment, shoot hoops, pick-up unique giveaways from hundreds of exhibitors, and much more!


Daily Exhibit Hall Hours

  • Tuesday, September 25 | 10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
  • Wednesday, September 26 | 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.


NRPA Member Area – America’s Backyard Booth (Booth #2943)
No RSVP necessary for this backyard party. Join the NRPA staff in our booth honoring America’s true backyard — parks and recreation. There will be fun games, space to network and get off your feet, and you can chat with NRPA staff to learn about all the member benefits available to you. Don’t forget to ask about how you can snag yourself a 2018 NRPA Annual Conference-branded mini-basketball!

Learning Playground (Booth #135)
The most interactive and highly rated education sessions happen in the Learning Playground, where you will get out of your seat and collaborate with other attendees.

Exhibit Hall Luncheon
On Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., grab some lunch while you explore the exhibit hall and scope out all the amazing products and services.


Prizes and Giveaways 
Are you feeling lucky? The exhibit hall is full of great opportunities to win prizes this year. Don’t miss your chance to win thousands of dollars in gift cards, iPads, t-shirts, 2019 Annual Conference Registrations and more!

EXPOdition Scavenger Hunt (sponsored by Burke Playgrounds)
When you check-in at the registration desk, make sure you get an EXPOdition Scavenger Hunt card so you can have a chance to win iPads, FitBits, 2019 NRPA Annual Conference registrations, gift cards and more! Get all the squares stamped and visit Burke Playgrounds at (Booth #1031) to turn in your completed card.

Tuesday Giveaways:
The first 1,500 people to arrive at the Exhibit Hall will receive a gift (sponsored by Background Investigation Bureau).

11:30 a.m. - $100 Giftcard from BSN Sports (booth#1741)
12:30 p.m. - $1000 Cash Drawing from The Toro Company (booth #1801)
1:00 p.m. - $100 Giftcard from Epic Outdoor Cinema (booth#1930)
2:00 p.m. - $100 Giftcard from Frog Furnishings (booth#1222)
2:45 p.m. - $100 Giftcard from AGCO (booth#617)
3:30 p.m. - $100 Giftcard from Batting Cages Inc. (booth#1241)
4:15 p.m. - $200 Giftcard from Icon Shelters (booth#1240)

Wednesday Giveaways:
The first 1,500 people to arrive at the Exhibit Hall will receive a gift (sponsored by Burke).

11:00 a.m. – $100 Giftcard from Icon Shelters (booth#1240)
12:00 p.m. - $100 Giftcard from Think Green Promos (booth#1138)
12:30 p.m. - $100 Giftcard from Pilot Rock (booth#1327)
1:00 p.m. - $1000 Cash Drawing from The Toro Company (booth #1801)
2:00 p.m. - $200 Giftcard from Musco (booth#1001)
2:30 p.m. – EXPOdition Scavenger Hunt Drawing – Burke Playground (booth#1031)


Read contest rules and eligibility requirements here.