For Exhibitors

We  have three Buildings for 150 Booths (10′ x 10′) indoor exhibits.
This includes Pipe and Drape Table and two chairs.

We  have outdoor Covered areas (8′ x 10′)
This includes Pipe and Drape Table  and two chairs.

We have outdoor gravel and grass areas as well.

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WHY EXHIBIT?

The Home Show is the best way to get in front of people, display your products, describe your services and generate important leads.

MEMBERSHIPS

The Council Bluffs Building and Trade Association (CBBTA) members will receive a booth discount as one of their membership benefits.  To     join or learn more, go to www.cbbta.org for more information.  The annual Home Show is the largest fundraiser for the CBBTA, as a percentage of the revenue from the show goes back to the CBBTA for their scholarship fund.  Scholarships are presented in May of each year to students continuing their education in the construction industry.

MAILING                           

1st mailing– In this packet, you will find the cover letter, exhibitor space contract and sponsorship opportunities.  A 50% down payment is required.

2nd mailing– This will contain your booth confirmation,and order forms for rental options for electricity, internet, tables, chairs, etc.  It will also contain your name badges, discount messages and balance due.

NEW 2019 BENEFITS

  • Expanding Friday Show Hours to accommodate increased attendance
  • Eliminating Parking Concerns
  • Increase overall Vendor space, can be the largest in the region
  • Expanding the show to include more Flower, Garden, Farm and Tractor Vendors.
  • Outside Covered and uncovered spaces, on gravel or grass, will be available at discounts
  • Limited on interior vendor spaces of 150, available to CBBTA members and 2017/18 participating vendors until 1/1/2019, then will be available to new vendors. Choice of space will go to those reserving earliest.
  • Consider becoming a 2018/19 CBBTA Member, in addition to the great benefits of membership, members will get a $100 discount per space rented for this show.
  • Have moved the dates to better accommodate weather concerns, avoid conflict with other shows and allow flower/garden/lawn and landscape set up outside.
  • BONUS THIS YEAR, will allow an additional $50.00 per booth discount to all 2017 or 2018 CBHomeShow vendors that reserve a space with deposit by 1/1/2019.
  • We will be expanding advertising throughout Council Bluffs, Omaha and surrounding Southwest Iowa
  • Moving show to Westfair also adds additional revenue this outstanding organization
  • All participating vendors will receive 10 free guest passes-per booth space rented. These passes will be good only for the Friday’s show.  This will create more traffic on our opening day, than we saw in our entire show for 2017 and 2018.
  • Saturday’s show day will be identified as Family Day, with special activities for families. Children 12 and under will be admitted free with a paid adult admission.
  • The CBBTA web site for the home show is SWIowaHomeShow.com. This will have Vendor reservation capabilities with down payments directly deposited through PAYPAL.  All vendors, as they make their reservation, will be listed on the web site with a live link to their website.  On line discount coupons to the show that will be able to be downloaded and used on any day of the show.  Additional discounts will also be listed and when they will be available for seniors and current or past Military card carriers.