September 27-30, 2018 • Hershey, Pennsylvania

World's Largest Grooming Show!

Setup: Sept. 27

Trade Show: Sept. 28-30


Hershey Lodge
& Convention Center

West Chocolate Ave & University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033

(717)533-3311 or (800)533-3131 for reservations
Reservation Deadline - 9/4/2018

Room Rate - $189

Contact:

Barkleigh Productions
970 West Trindle Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
ph: (717)691-3388
fax: (717)691-3381

Who Attends Groom Expo?

2016 Attendance: 4,9678

Attendees represented 43 states/territories and 10 countries. International pet care professionals traveled from Australia, Canada, China, France, Guyana, Israel, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Thailand and the United Kingdom

Primary Business:



%

Claim

13% were mobile groomers. Primary businesses also include boarding, daycare, pet sitting, retail, veterinary services, training, spa services and breeding.

Other Services:


Grooming(In Shop) - 45%

Retail - 30%

Boarding - 14%

Daycare - 14%

Training - 10%

Boutique/Spa - 10%

Pet Sitting - 11%

Mobile Grooming- 9%

Veterinary Services - 4%

2016 Vendor Attendance: 210 Booths, 143 Companies

Booth Prices

    Convention Hall


  • Standard 10' x8'$2,400

  • Corner 10' x8'$2,800

  • End Cap 16' x10'$5,900

  • Island (4 Booths) 20' x16'$14,800

  • Island (6 Booths) 30' x16'$18,400

  • Economy 6' x8'$1,530

  • Convention Lobby


  • Standard 10' x8'$2,400

  • Corner 10' x8'$2,800

  • Economy 6' x8'$1,530

  • Chocolate Lobby


  • Economy 10' x8'$800

  • Corner 10' x8'$1,000

Sponsorship

  • Best In Show$12,500

  • Breed Tournament Sessions

    • Wire Coated Breed$3,495

    • All Other Purebreeds$3,495

    • Sporting &
      Salon Freestyle$3,495

    • Poodle$3,495

  • Ring Sponsorship$2,995

  • Grooming Salon$2,995

  • Opening Night Party$2,995

  • At Door Schedule$4,400

  • Central bark$1,000

Deadlines

3/27/2018

Reserve last year's space with 50% deposit. After this date, booth locations will be assigned according to availability.

8/27/2018

Booth balance due.

Program Ads

40,000 printed and mailed within a 200 mile radius of Hershey and to others by request.

32 page magazine format. See booth application for more information or call your advertising representative.