2020 Ohio Home + Remodeling Show Exhibitor Manual

Show Overview

Traffic Drivers

Exhibitor Must Do's

Sampling Authorization Request Form

Greater Columbus Convention Center Safety and Security Information


Fern handles service requests and the equipment & furnishings rental at the Convention Center. The Service Guide will be posted closer to the show.

Click here to order Electric, Plumbing, Rigging, Telephone and Cleaning.

Smart City Networks is the Vendor for Wi-Fi & Telecommunications services, click here to order.


Tuesday, January 7

8:00 am- 4:30 pm

Wednesday, January 8

8:00 am- 4:30 pm

Thursday, January 9

8:00 am- 1:00 pm

Friday, January 10

8:00 am- 11:00 am

*If you have a special move-in or move-out request, please contact your sales rep.


Friday, January 10

12:00 pm- 9:00 pm

Saturday, January 11

10:00 am- 9:00 pm

Sunday, January 12

10:00 am- 6:00 pm



Sunday, January 12

6:01 pm- 10:00 pm

Monday, January 13

8:00 am- 3:00 pm


How-To Training Seminar for Exhibitors at Columbus Convention Center 

Our next seminar will be held on Friday, October 18th.

Continental Breakfast 8:30 am- 9:00 am

Workshop 9:00 am- 11:00 am

Please RSVP by Monday October 14, 2019 to Kelsey Christopher at kelseyc@mpeshows.com or 440-248-5729

We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app.

To reserve your parking spot for the Ohio Home and Remodeling Show, visit Greater Columbus Convention Center SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

New to SpotHero? Click here to download the SpotHero app.

spot hero app


Standard Event Parking Rates* 
Goodale Garage: $12.00
Vine Street Garage: $12.00
South Garage: $12.00
East Lot: $10.00
*Rates subject to change

Parking Garage/Lot Addresses

South Garage
50 E Nationwide Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43215

Vine Garage
37 Vine Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Goodale Garage
70 East Goodale Street
Columbus, OH 43215

North Surface Lot
50 E Goodale Street
Columbus, OH 43215

East Surface Lot
80 East Nationwide Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43215

Battelle Grand Loading Dock
500 N. 3rd St.
Columbus, Ohio 43215

North Facility Loading Dock 
3 Convention Center Drive 
Columbus, Ohio 43215 

Visit the Greater Columbus Convention Center website to purchase advance parking


Trailers can ONLY be parked at the EAST SURFACE LOT, and spaces can be reserved in advance

East Surface Lot
80 East Nationwide Boulevard
Columbus, OH 43215

Click here to purchase parking at the East Lot


Rosanna Hrabnicky, National Sponsorship + Group Manager
Email: RosannaH@mpeshows.com
Phone: 440.591.6974

Caitlin Dorney, Assistant Show Manager
Email:  CaitlinD@mpeshows.com
Phone: 440.591.6966

Hallie Weilemann, Exhibit Sales Consultant
Email: HallieW@mpeshows.com
Phone: 440.591.6980

Kelsey Christopher, Show|Operations Administrator
Email: KelseyC@mpeshows.com
Phone: 440.591.6963

Maddy Fox, Administrative Assistant
Email: MaddyF@mpeshows.com
Phone: 440.591.6969