March 2015

18 Days | 12 Hours per Day | 1.43 Million Visitors 


In a short six months the CNE will open its gates and welcome our guests who come to the fair for the ultimate shopping experience. Are you ready to deliver excellence, wow visitors & grow your customer base? 

Read below for information on: 
- Pre-Show Marketing Opportunities 
- Exhibitor Forms & Guidelines
- & More... 

Keep up-to-date with the CNE Exhibitor News


Be sure to visit the Vendor Info section on the CNE website for key information and exhibitors forms leading up to the fair. 


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Payment Reminder


A friendly reminder that your third 25% Installment Payment is due April 13, 2015. 


If you have not already done so, please contact your Account Manager to arrange payments. 


Jeannette Mintz | 416.263.3849 | 


Mark Montpetit  | 416.263.3847 |


Please note that late payments are subject to an interest charge of 2% per day.


Thank you for your prompt payments! 


Increase Visitor Traffic to Your Booth

Promote your presence and promotions at the fair!

Use the online teaser card in your newsletters and your customer 
e-blasts. The writeable information box allows you to advertise your company, location and special CNE promotions!

Click Here to download your Online Teaser Card
Exhibitor Booth Guidelines  

Not sure what's included with your booth space?

The Exhibitor Booth Guidelines provides important information on booth regulations and useful ideas to maximize your success at the 2015 CNE!

Click here to review the Exhibitor Booth Guidelines  

All booth guidelines will be strictly enforced.
Exhibitor Kit 
Your Guide to the 2015 CNE 

An extensive Exhibitor Kit will be available online this May and will be full of resources to get you ready for Opening Day.

PDF files will be available for download on the CNE website and will include electrical, internet, furniture and carpet order forms, booth design guidelines, parking pass applications and so much more. 

Stay tuned for more information!
Looking to Liquidate Mass Merchandise Inventory? Too Much Stock? Want to Promote Your Back to School Incentives? 

Limited large scale booth spaces are available in the Warehouse Outlets - minimum square feet size is: 2,000 sq.ft. up to 8,000 sq.ft. available in Hall G (Industry Building) of the Direct Energy Centre. All applications will be reviewed and assessed based on product category quota and quality of merchandise. 

Interested? Apply within. 
Please contact Mark Montpetit at 416.263.3847 or
Interested in Building a Greater Profile at our Event? 

We offer a full range of sponsorship opportunities which provide a significant profile and tremendous market exposure for your brand and products beyond your booth space. 

Learn more and reserve your space today!

Contact Sarah Miele at or 416.263.3718 for details. 
Westin Harbour Castle  
Official Hotel Partner of the CNE

The Canadian National Exhibition Package includes:
- Luxurious accommodations
- Breakfast for two in the Lobby Café (CAD $10 value)
- Two adult tickets to the CNE (CAD $36 value)

Available for arrivals from Aug. 14 - Sept. 9, 2015
Rate of CAD $199* per night + taxes (based on availability)


Reserve a Standard Room
Rate of CAD $149* per night + taxes (based on availability)

Click here to book online or call 1-866-716-8101 and reference rate plan CNEPKG for our package or CNESPEC for our room rate only.

*Some restrictions apply. Dates and rates mentioned are subject to availability. Prices are in Canadian funds and do not include taxes and gratuities. Prices based on double occupancy and standard rooms, unless otherwise indicated. Subject to availability at time of booking. Cannot be used with any other promotional offer. On new bookings only. Not valid for group travel. A valid credit card is required to book and is required at check-in. All charges will be the responsibility of the guest.

Important Notice:
** In the event that travel agencies or third party housing bureaus contact you to reserve hotel space through them, please be advised that they are NOT AFFILIATED in any way with the Canadian National Exhibition Show Management, producers of the event. Please report any unauthorized solicitations to Show Management at
Exhibitor Assistance At Hand 

The Canadian National Exhibition is pleased to provide our exhibitors access to the highest level of service through our official suppliers who are available to assist you with your requests and needs.

Importing Goods? If you are bringing merchandise into Canada, a customs broker can determine the proper customs tariff classifications, duties and taxes payable for your goods. They will facilitate the clearance of your goods through customs, prepare and file the necessary custom forms and arrange for payment of duties. There is a brokerage fee for this service.

Need to get your products across the border? Our Official Customs Broker - TWI Group - is available to assist. Contact Zaza Vili at or Pat D'Alessandro at for all of your custom broker needs. Visit or call 905.812.1124 for more information.

Are you Insured? As a condition of exhibiting, you are required to have insurance coverage for your booth against theft, damage and personal injury. The CNE has appointed as the recommended insurance contractor for exhibitors. Visit or call 905.695.2971 for details. 

Take advantage of the Early Bird Rates before July 14th and Save!