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Minnesota Deer Classic Vendor Information


Click here to register for the Minnesota Deer Classic 2015.

Venue Floor Plan

Download the Schwan Center floor plan below to see where booths are located and other venue information, such as sold and pending booths.

Floor plan last updated February 26, 2015.

Vendor Details

The National Sports Center will do everything possible to accommodate specific booth location requests.  However, assignment of booth locations will be at the discretion of the NSC. 

Show Hours

  • Friday, March 6, 2015: 1-8 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 7, 2015: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, March 8, 2015: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Vendor Check-In

  • Thursday, March 5, 2015: 12 noon - 8 p.m.
  • Friday, March 6, 2015: 7 a.m. - 12 noon

Vendor parking for load-in and show directly adjacent to Schwan Center. Follow signs for loading dock area. Carts and two wheelers will be available for loading. Exhibitors are recommended to bring their own push carts or supplies if available.

Each booth includes two credentials for admission, additional credentials available by request.

Standard Booth
Each booth will contain the following:

  • 8’ high background drape
  • 3’ high side divider drape
  • 1 – Vendor name sign
  • 1 – Table
  • 2 – Chairs 
  • Wireless Internet Access


  • ​Standard Booth (10'x10'): $575
  • Corner Booth (10'x10'): $650
  • Non Profit Booth (10'x10'): $350
  • Bulk Outdoor Space (20'x10'): $250
  • Bulk Indoor Space: $6 per square foot


A deposit in the amount of 50% of the total due is required with your application to reserve your space, with the balance due Friday, January 30, 2015.  Deposits are non-refundable.  If you paid in full and cancel 45 days prior to the event you are eligible for a refund equal to 50% of your total balance paid.  Cancellations less than 45 days from the event are not eligible for a refund.


Power and analalog are available for a small fee and can be requested on the vendor application.

Vendor Load-Out

Sunday, March 8, 2015: 4 - 10 p.m. 

Friday Night Vendor Gathering

There will be a vendor only gathering with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar.

The National Sports Center is not responsible for lost or stolen property. Only credentialed exhibitors will be allowed entry before show hours. Exhibitors are required to exit expo space within 45 minutes of show end time for lock down. Security will be onsite before, during and after the show to secure property. 


To send show supplies in advance, please ship to:

National Sports Center
Attention: MN Deer Classic
1700 105th Ave NE
Blaine, MN 55449

  • All shipments of material, products, and displays must be preapproved and paid for in advance.  Any shipments over 2 pallets will have additional service charges attached if fork lift services and storage is needed.

Vendor Restrictions

  • All signs, posters and promotional material used by vendors at events must be preapproved before placing.
  • Any food and beverage sampling by vendor at events must be preapproved by NSC Outdoors.


Click here to register for the Minnesota Deer Classic 2015.

Contact for Sport Expos

Mike Brodzinski

Expo Sales Specialist

Phone: 763.717.3233

Zach Barrett

Host Services Account Manager

Phone: 763.792.7338

Danielle Seraphine

Event Registrar

Phone: 763.785.5641 Fx: 763.785.3660

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