Here are answers to some frequently asked questions about AXPONA! If we missed something that you would like to know, give us a call at 203-371-6322.
Friday, April 13, 2018 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday, April 14, 2018 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, April 15, 2018 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center, 1551 N Thoreau Dr, Schaumburg, IL, 60173
When is registration open?
Friday, April 13, 2018 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Saturday, April 14, 2018 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Sunday, April 15, 2018 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Your ticket includes access to the exhibits including listening rooms, the Exhibit Hall including Ear Gear Expo (EGX) and the Record Shop, as well as educational seminars, live music, special events.
The Gold Pass is the ultimate AXPONA experience. Your Gold Pass includes access to all three days of the AXPONA, a collector's badge, official AXPONA T-Shirt, an exclusive reception on Saturday and access to our Gold Pass' Lounge – where you can pick up your badge, enjoy snacks and refreshments, take a break from the busy show and check your coat.
Whether you are arriving by train, plane or automobile, a full set of directions is available at www.axpona.com/travel.asp.
We will have complimentary self-parking at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center. Valet parking is available for a fee of $17 per day.
The first thing you need to do is go to registration and get your wrist band which will give you access to all that AXPONA has to offer! Then, pick up a copy of the event guide which will help you plan your time at the show.
There are exhibitor listening rooms in the Convention Center on Levels 1 and 2 and in the Hotel Tower on Levels 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 15, and 16.
No, during show hours you can visit with any of the exhibitors in the listening rooms.
As long as you are visiting during show hours and you knock and the exhibitor will let you in.
Yes! On Friday at 8:00 PM we have An Evening With(out) David Bowie and on Saturday at 8:00 PM we have the annual Blues Revue with the Corey Dennison Band.
Tickets vary in price. Check out our Buy Tickets page for a complete list.
Prior to the show you can view the exhibitor list on our website. While you are at the show the event guide that has an exhibitor index as well as exhibitor profiles. Event guides can be picked up at registration.
The exhibitor list on our website shows the locations and the event guide will have the locations on the index page and in the exhibitor profiles.
The Renaissance Schaumburg features multiple dining options. Choose from coffee, drinks, salads and sandwiches at RENdevous Cafe, relaxed american fare at Gather Bar, and steaks and seafood at Sam & Harry's Steak House.