NADA Show | Attendee FAQs

Attendee FAQs

NADA Show 2018 Location & Dates

Las Vegas Convention Center
3150 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV 89109

Education & Events | March 22-25, 2018
Expo | March 23-25, 2018

At the Show

Attendee Registration is located in Hall N3 of the Las Vegas Convention Center (3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109).


Thursday, March 22          9:00 am - 6:00 pm 

Friday, March 23               7:30 am - 5:00 pm 

Saturday, March 24          8:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Sunday, March 25             8:00 am - 4:00 pm 

Location:               North Hall: N1 - N2 and Central Hall: C1 - C5 


Friday, March 23                8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, March 24            8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday, March 25              8:30 am - 4:00 pm 

The NADA Show Welcome Reception co-hosted by JD Power will take place at the Sunset Pool & Terrace at the Wynn Las Vegas (3131 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109) on Thursday, March 22 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm.

Please note that this is a ticketed event. All NADA Members, Non-Members, Spouse/Relatives and International badge holder tickets are $75. All Allied Industry badge holder tickets are $100. Learn more on the Welcome Reception page.

Check out our Schedule at a Glance. Please note: be sure to confirm dates, times, and locations on site. Complete information will be printed in the NADA Show 2018 Program & Exhibit Guide, which is distributed to all attendees on site, as well as listed in our NADA Show mobile app.

The NADA Show app will be available for download in January 2018. The NADA Show app can be downloaded for free from the App Store or Google Play on your Apple or Android device.  

While on the go at the NADA Show 2018, use the app to manage your personal agenda, find and connect with fellow NADA Show attendees, view session details, submit session feedback, access interactive venue, show floor maps and much more.  

Schedule sessions and meetings with MyPlanner which will be available starting in December 2018. Log in with the email and password used for your NADA website to access the MyPlanner tools including the Session and Meeting schedulers, which help plan your NADA Show experience in advance and make the most of your time. 

NADA offers a first-time orientation called Meet NADA: Convention Orientation. An opportunity to discover the innovative ways you can learn and network throughout the show. Don't miss this orientation which will be held on Thursday, March 22 at 10:30 am in room N245-247. 


All Keynote and General Session speakers will be speaking in Hall N4 of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

If you cannot make it to the General Session and you find yourself in the Expo Hall, stop by the NADA Live! booth where we will provide live streaming of some parts of our general sessions as well as other great offerings. A more detailed schedule of NADA Live! Event details will be posted soon. 


Requests for wheelchair and scooter rentals for use during NADA Show 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center can be made through the on-site vendor, Scootaround. For questions or to order your scooter or wheelchair today click here. You may also call directly at 1-888-441-7575 and press option (1).

During show days, Scootaround will have a booth setup outside of the FedEx Office located in the Grand Lobby of (North/Center Hall) where you can pick-up and drop-off your rentals.


NADA works with the Convention Center to setup fun, themed restaurants within the Convention Center Exhibit Hall. Check back closer to the event to find out more information on our dining options and locations.  




NADA offers its attendees a wide range of programs to get them engaged and involved in the auto dealership industry. Visit our Education @ NADA Show page for the latest update on workshops, general sessions and more.


Innovative Workshops - Location: Various meeting rooms throughout the convention center.

Tracks Include: Dealer/Executive; Digital and Traditional Marketing; Employee Recruiting, Hiring and Retention; Fixed Operations; Legal and Regulatory and Variable Operations

Education program offers six tracks with more than 60 topics offered 2 - 3 times throughout the show. Sessions are led by NADA approved experts who provide innovative ideas and new practices within the industry. Workshops sessions and speakers will be announced by the end of October 2017.

Distinguished Speaker Series (*New*) - Location: N115-117 

Learn how to take your business to the next level as four dynamic keynote speakers go beyond the six traditional tracks and discuss Leadership, Culture, Team Building and Training.

The Exchange - Peer-To-Peer Learning - Location: N255/257

Back by popular demand - connect with peers and subject-matter experts at The Exchange. Round-table discussions on hot industry topics, followed by short presentations or networking. Open during workshop time slots.

Studio - Interactive Learning Sessions - Location: Rooms N252/254, N253, N259/261

An alternative to NADA's traditional workshop format. The Studio encourages collaborative, hands-on learning between presenters and attendees. Topics and speakers will be announced by end of October.


Hotel and Travel

Yes, NADA has partnered with a wide variety of hotels both near and around the Las Vegas Convention Center. For detailed information on the hotel options, view our Hotel List.

Hotel accommodations are reserved through the registration process. Click here to begin your attendee and housing registration. The last date to make hotel reservations at the group rate is Wednesday, March 7, 2018.

For all hotel changes, please contact our housing and registration team at Experient.

Phone:(800) 465-7110
International Phone:(847) 996-5829

Visit our Travel & Transportation page for information about local airports, convention center parking, mass transit and more. NADA is pleased to offer airline and car rental discounts with our travel partners Delta, United and Avis.

NADA provides free shuttle service between the Las Vegas Convention Center's key hotels within the NADA Show housing block starting on Thursday, March 22, through Sunday, March 25. The shuttle schedule is posted on our Travel & Transportation page as well.


Those who own, operate and work within the franchised new-car dealerships industry. Please note, this show is not open to the general public.

NADA Show 2018 registration rates are listed on the attendee registration page

Attendees may register online at Registration may also be made via mail or fax. Learn how on the attendee registration page. On-site registration will be available in Las Vegas during the convention, however, we strongly recommend that all attendees register online to save time and money. Early-bird rates end on November 17, 2017. Register today!


Both NADA members and non-members are welcome to attend the show. However, NADA members receive a discounted rate. To learn more about joining NADA please visit

If you have additional questions about NADA membership, please contact the membership department via email at or call (800) 557-6232.


NADA cannot accept registrations over the phone. You may register for NADA Show in four ways:
Fax:Complete this PDF registration form and fax it to: 301-694-5124       

Complete this PDF registration form and mail it to:

NADA Registration & Housing c/o Experient

5202 Presidents Court

Fredrick, MD 21703

On-Site:Registration will also be available at one of the many Attendee Registration counters during the convention. However, we strongly urge you to spend less time waiting in line on-site and register online early. Early bird rates end at November 17; advance rates begin March 16, 2018.

  *Please note that payment must accompany all registration types.  

Registration Questions - contact Experient:
International Phone:847-996-5829


We accept all major forms of credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover) for online, fax, mail and on-site registration. If registering by mail, you may submit a personal check, along with your printed registration form.

Spouses who accompany a dealer/manager can register at the spouse/relative rate, which includes all benefits of a full 3-day registration. Please note spouse/relative rate does not include attendance to the education program. If your spouse/relative would like to attend the education program, then they need to register as a dealer/manager.

All registered spouses (and attendees) have access to the NADA Expo Floor, all NADA General Sessions and the Lifestyle Experience Pavilions located on the NADA Expo floor.

 NADA does not offer a student rate.

Yes, children under 18 may attend the Expo and must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times within the convention center and on convention center property. Registration for children is complimentary and must be done onsite. All children, except infants in backpacks or slings, must be registered and badged to be admitted to the Expo Hall. Children under 18 are not permitted on the Expo floor during move-in/out.

For your safety, strollers are not allowed in the exhibit hall at any time. No exceptions will be made. Please make arrangements to leave strollers in the coat/bag check area.

Yes, all changes to attendee registration details such as name, company, address, etc. will need to be done directly with Experient. Changes must be made in writing by emailing Experient at: There is no deadline for making these types of changes to your registration.

We will be more than happy to reprint your Attendee Badge at Attendee Registration. Please note your allowed 1 free reprint. Any reprints after that are charged a $35 fee.

If for some reason, you need to cancel your NADA Show attendee registration, please email by February 9, 2018 to receive a full refund minus a $35 processing fee. After this date no refund will be given for any reason. You are responsible for cancelling your own hotel reservation as well.