THEShow

 

 

2021 REGISTRATION CLOSED

 

NOW OPEN TO END-BUYERS!

 

 

DATE:

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

 

 

SHOW & CONFERENCE LOCATION:

Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC)

East Exhibition Hall

2100 Richard Arrington Blvd. North

Birmingham, AL 35203

>> Download a map of the BJCC Complex

 

 

HOST HOTEL

The Westin

2221 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N

Birmingham, Alabama 35203

 

The Westin Hotel, which is connected to the BJCC, is offering SPPA attendees a rate of $136 per night plus tax. Rooms must be booked by April 2, 2021 to secure this rate.

 

>> Reserve a Room

 

 

PARKING INFORMATION:

East Parking Garage P4

 

The East Parking Garage is directly under the East Exhibition Hall at the BJCC (where the show is) and entrance is located on 22nd Street. Please be aware that due to staffing cutbacks during Covid, the garage gate may be open with no attendant. You may park in the garage even if there’s no attendant on duty.

  

 

WHO CAN ATTEND:

This show is open to qualified distributors and their clients. Distributors who are not current members of SPPA must be able to provide one of the following – PPAI number, ASI number, SAGE number, UPIC, five invoices from promotional products suppliers, or proof of membership in another Regional Association. If you have any questions or concerns about meeting these qualifications, please call our office at 205-588-8004.

 

Suppliers who are not exhibiting and children under the age of 14 cannot attend this show.

 

 

COST:

SPPA Distributor members can attend the show for free and invite clients. They will be charged $10 for every client who attends the show.

Non-Member Distributors can attend the show for $25 per person and invite clients. They will be charged $20 for every client who attends the show.

Members of any Regional Association can attend at the SPPA member price.



REGISTRATION:

The pre-registration deadline for distributors is Friday, April 2, 2021.

Pre-registration can only be done online at www.sunbeltppa.org/theshow

 

After April 2 we will have name badges printed and you’ll need to register on-site at the show.



SAFETY PLAN:

The SPPA Show of the South will be conducted in compliance with all Federal, State and local laws and requirements with respect to COVID-19. We urge all persons who plan on attending to become familiar with the COVID Safety Plan, which can be found at www.sunbeltppa.org/covid. This plan is subject to change if conditions continue to improve.



HELPFUL DOWNLOADS:

> Registration Instructions

> Helpful Hints for End-User Shows

> End-User Show Fact Sheet & FAQ

  

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 

 

TUESDAY, APRIL 6

 

2:00pm – 5:00pm Registration Desk Opens (BJCC East Exhibit Hall 3 Lobby)

 

3:00pm – 8:00pm Exhibitor Move In (BJCC East Exhibit Hall 3)

Use Dock 4 for Unloading

 

5:00pm – 7:00pm Welcome Reception (Southern Kitchen & Bar - Rooftop)

Before heading out for dinner, meet up with SPPA members at this informal reception with a cash bar.

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 7

 

7:00am – 10:00am Exhibitor Move In (BJCC East Exhibit Hall 3)

Use Dock 4 for Unloading

 

10:00am Registration Desk Opens (BJCC East Exhibit Hall 3 Lobby)

  

11:00am – 3:00pm Show Floor Open (BJCC East Exhibit Hall 3)

 

11:00am – 3:00pm Featured Product Pavilion Open (BJCC East Exhibit Hall 3)

 

Noon - 2:00pm Lunch (BJCC East Exhibit Hall 3)

Click Here to Order Boxed Meals by April 2