Wednesday, Nov 30 - Friday, Dec 2, 2016


How do I register?

You can register online HERE before the show, or once you arrive at the show. The registration area is located in Lobby A of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

How much does it cost to register for the show?

If you pre-register up until November 30, 2015 (midnight), your admission to the Exhibit Hall and Keynotes is FREE.  Pre-registration upgrades to the educational conference are discounted at a rate of $250 for the All-Access VIP Pass, or $65 per session.  Registrations for the show on December 1, 2 and 3 (online or at the show) are $50 per person for the Exhibit Hall and Keynotes, and conference upgrades are $275 for an All-Access VIP Pass, or $85.00 per session.

How much does it cost to attend the WorkBoat Professional Series Annual Conference at WorkBoat?

The WorkBoat Professional Series programs can be purchased individually for $65 (Early Bird until November 30) and $85 onsite (December 1-3, 2015), or purchase an All-Access Passport for $250 (Early Bird until December 1 or $275 onsite December 1-3, 2015).   Access to the International WorkBoat Show exhibit hall is included with any WorkBoat Professional Series program purchase. You can select the upgrade to the Conference when registering, or you can add the Conference to your existing registration by calling (508) 743-8567.

How and where do I get my badge?

If you provided us with an email address or fax number when pre-registering, you will be sent a registration confirmation. Bring the top barcoded area of this confirmation to the show to pick up your badge onsite – printed, or on your mobile device.

If you did not provide an email or fax when you registered but now wish to do so, please contact the Visitor Registration line at (508) 743-8567 and request that a confirmation be sent to you via fax or email, or visit to the Pre-Registered Visitor counter in the registration area, located in Lobby A, and a representative will print your badge.

All badges can be picked up in the registration area. The registration area is located in the front of Lobby A.

I lost my registration confirmation letter or I did not receive a confirmation, how do I get my badge?

If you lost or did not receive your registration confirmation letter, please contact the Visitor Registration line at (508) 743-8567 and request that a confirmation be resent to you via fax or email.  You may also visit the Corrections & Lookups counter in Registration and a representative will print your badge.

How do I obtain a list of exhibitors and events?

For a complete list of exhibitors, CLICK HERE to view the Online Exhibitor List.  At the show, pick up a printed Show Guide, or access the mobile friendly searchable and sortable exhibitor list on your mobile device. 

How do I get to the show?

The show is located at:

Morial Convention Center

900 Convention Center Boulevard

New Orleans, LA 70130-1799

Halls A, B, C, D, E & F

For driving directions, please CLICK HERE .

Where should I park?

For parking instructions, please CLICK HERE .

What are the show hours?

Tuesday, December 1: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

Wednesday, December 2: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

Thursday, December 3: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Registration hours:

Tuesday, December 1: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Wednesday, December 2: 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

Thursday, December 3: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Can I bring my kids?

All attendees must be at least 15 years of age, and registration/badges are required.  Persons under the age of 15 will not be allowed in the exhibit hall during exhibitor move in and move out.

I’d like to exhibit at the Show. How do I do book a booth?

CLICK HERE to learn more about exhibiting at the International WorkBoat Show in New Orleans, LA.

Or, contact our sales team directly:

Chris Dimmerling, Sales Director | (207) 842-5666 |

I’m exhibiting at the show. How do I plan for my exhibit?

Thank you for making the International WorkBoat Show part of your company’s marketing plan. We value your business and are pleased that you have chosen to exhibit.

We have created an online Exhibitor Portal to aid you in planning for the event. Here you can update your company listing, view the rules and regulations for your booth type and learn more about the show. You’ll also find links to complete your registrations for booth staff, and upgrade at the exhibitor discount for the educational conference. You will need to login using the information sent to you from our customer service team in your booth confirmation letter. If you need to have this information re-sent to you, please email or call (207) 842-5508

How can I book a hotel room in the official International WorkBoat Show hotels?

You’ll receive discounted hotel rates when you book through the International WorkBoat Show’s Official Housing Partner, onPeak.


onPeak is the only housing partner endorsed by The International WorkBoat Show. You may receive offers from other housing companies – those companies are not affiliated with the event.

Make your reservations online HERE, or by calling:

1 (800) 803 5804 U.S. Toll-free

+1 (312) 527 7300 International


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