The largest indoor-outdoor living event of the year visits Dallas, Texas in 2019.

HPBExpo is being held in exhibit halls A-C of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas with Outdoor Burn Exhibits located outside the Center in Lot C. To view information on HPBExpo in Dallas, click on the logo below.

Go to The Visit Dallas website

Exposition: Thursday, March 14 –– Saturday, March 16, 2019

Education: Wednesday, March 13 –– Friday, March 15, 2019

HPBExpo is open to trade only.
Important Dates
September 4, 2018: Online Badge Registration and Housing Reservations Open.

October 1, 2018: NFI Certification Manuals will start being mailed.

January 25, 2019: Badge Registration Cancellation/Refund Deadline.

February 13, 2019: HPBA Housing Reservations Cut-off.

March 1, 2019: NFI Certification Manual mailing cut-off. After this date, please pick up manuals onsite.

March 4, 2019: Badge Pre-Registration deadline to register by fax or mail.

March 12, 2019: Onsite Badge Registration Opens.

March 16, 2019: Online Badge Registration Closes.

Exposition Hours
Thursday, March 149:30am –– 5:00pm (Indoor)
9:30am –– 7:30pm
(Outdoor – hours extended for the Tailgate & Big Green Egg Cook-off Event)
Friday, March 159:00am –– 5:00pm
Saturday, March 169:00am –– 3:00pm

Registration Hours
Tuesday, March 121:00pm –– 5:00pm
Wednesday, March 137:30am –– 5:00pm
Thursday, March 147:30am –– 5:00pm
Friday, March 157:30am –– 5:00pm
Saturday, March 168:30am –– 2:00pm

Education Hours (subject to change)
Wednesday, March 138:00am –– Noon, 1:00pm –– 5:30pm
Thursday, March 14 8:00am –– 5:30pm
(NFI Certification Review & Manufacturer Specific Training only)
Friday, March 158:30am –– Noon, 1:00pm –– 5:30pm

NFI Certification Exam Hours (subject to change)
(Exam registration opens 30 minutes prior)
Wednesday, March 134:00pm –– 6:30pm
Thursday, March 144:00pm –– 6:30pm
Friday, March 15 9:00am –– 11:30am

Scooter/Wheelchair Rental:

Wheelchairs and scooters are available for rent through AABCO-Ready Rental. View the Brochure for more information.

Airport & Ground Transportation

There are two airports, DFW International (20 miles from downtown) and Love Field (8 miles from downtown). Click here for airport to hotel transportation information.

Rental Car Information

HPBExpo has negotiated discounted rates with Hertz. You may book rentals online or call Hertz Rental at (800) 654-2240 (US, Canada, and Toronto) and outside of these areas call (405) 749-4434; available 24 Hours. Advise the agent that you are attending the HPBExpo 2019 and reference CV# 05380002.
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HPBExpo Shuttle Service

Click here to view a map of the HPBExpo official hotel block and shuttle service.

Convention Center Parking

Parking Rates & Information (subject to change)
Parking Garage: $15 per day with no in/out privileges, pay upon entry into the garage.
· Lot C: $15 per day with no in/our privileges, pay at parking meter.
· Lot D: $15 per day with no in/our privileges, pay at parking meter.
· Lot E: $15 per day with no in/our privileges, pay at parking meter.

For exterior parking lots, please ensure you pay at the parking meter and put the receipt on the dashboard of the vehicle as it is a requirement for parking on our parking lots.

Parking Maps

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