40,000 Square Feet of Coffee Expertise
We plan to host over 50 leading industry exhibitors next September. We will showcase more than a dozen innovative Gulf South coffee roasters/brands.
TRADE AND INDUSTRY DAY
Friday, September 15
Hundreds of Gulf South coffee professionals will gather in New Orleans for the region’s ultimate industry event. Join us and share your new products, new equipment and new ideas.
Saturday, September 16
Thousands of local and regional coffee enthusiasts will take their turn. Epicurious consumers and those just curious about coffee in the Gulf South have never before had an opportunity for hands on coffee learning and sampling. This new annual event will become a nexus point of local coffee celebration.
2023 Exhibitor Prospectus
Early Bird Discount for reservations made by March 15, 2023
Refunds and space changes are available through June 1, 2023
New Orleans is ready to percolate
Our city is the home of southern hospitality, source of numerous coffee and foodservice innovation and the birthplace of the coffee break. New Orleans is renowned for excellent excellence in foodservice, but we have never hosted a coffee industry tradeshow … until now. Join us in September, 2023.
New Orleans Premier Tradeshow Venue
NOLA Coffee Festival® will take place at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. We will utilize a state of the art exhibit hall and a half-dozen dedicated classrooms for an enhanced learning experience and exchange of skills, talents and ideas.
Please refer to this section for the most common and frequently asked topics. We will continue to update these topics as our show date approaches. We recommend joining the NOLA Coffee Festival newsletter for alerts as updates occur.
Where can exhibitors sign up for space?
What booth positions are available?
What is the Early Bird Deadline?
Where is the 2023 NOLA Coffee Festival® being held?
New Orleans is home to our annual trade show / festival. We selected the NO Ernest N. Morial Convention Center as our trade show site. They have awarded us Hall B-1 (greater than 40,000 square feet with opportunity to add more as needed) and 7 major classrooms for the education program.
How GREEN is the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center?
We congratulate the staff of NOMCC in their achievement and recent industry recognition.
How do we book services with the NO Morial Convention Center?
Will the trade show / festival have a general contractor/ decorator?
Their services portal will cover move in/move out details, shipping services and booth services. The portal should be available very soon (expected by 12/31/23).
What is move-in day and what are exhibit floor show times?
Exhibitor showroom floor hours are Friday, September 15, 2023 from 9am to 4pm and Saturday, September 16, 2023 from 9am to 4pm. Your booth should be staffed during those hours.
Move-out and booth breakdown may begin at 4pm on Saturday, September 16, 2023 and must be completed by 10pm that same day. Alliance Expo Services has complete authority over both the move-in and move-out process.