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 August 6-7, 2024 | Rosemont, Illinois

A Trade Show 
Designed Just for IGCs

Meet. Tour. Network.

Get Together

  • Meet with vendors you haven't seen in years.
  • Add variety to your product mix by finding new vendors.
  • Expand your knowledge in the newly formatted education program.
  • Network with other top IGCs.

Everything you need to succeed!

All attendees have access to the exhibit hall, keynote sessions and the networking reception on Tuesday, Aug. 6. Join fellow attendees and industry leaders for an evening of networking! All are included with your FREE registration, or you can upgrade your registration to include the Monday, Aug. 5, Garden Center Tour.

Show Floor Hours & Schedule at a Glance

MONDAY
7 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Store Tour

TUESDAY 
8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. — Keynote Speaker 
9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. — Exhibit hall open

1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. — Education sessions on show floor 
2:45 p.m. to 3 p.m. — Education sessions on show floor 
3 p.m. to 5 p.m. — Networking reception

WEDNESDAY
8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. — Keynote Speaker
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Exhibit hall open
10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. — Education sessions on show floor
1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. — Education sessions on show floor 
3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. — Education sessions on show floor 

  • Lurvey

  • The Gardens at Ball

  • The Growing Place

  • Wannemaker's

  • Platt Hill

Get Inspired

Take your garden center to new heights after visiting some of Chicagoland’s leading retailers. The Lawn & Garden Retailer Bus Tour offers an exclusive look at these vibrant businesses and their strategies for increased profitability.