DEALER LOAD-IN: Sunday, August 29 – rear doors open at 7:30AM >> Show opens to public at 10am 

Drive all the way around and use docks 1, 2, and 3.  Docks 1 & 2 are conventional docks and 3 has a ramp.  Some carts will be available from SCC to help with your gear. Chairs will be with your tables.  

 Also don’t forget to bring your own:

    • Power strips,  if you need to plug something in.
    • Coffee, water, & soft drinks. SCC does have  couple snack machines and pop machines.
    • Your own lunch/snacks. (Wendys, McD, & Taco Bell not far up the street.) SCC does not always have their deli open.  Food is not furnished at the show.
    • Receipts for customers to show purchases upon exiting the show
  • $$$$$$ for more stuff ( you know you need it)


The region’s only certified sustainable event facility is conveniently located just 15 miles north of downtown Cincinnati, just off I-75 and I-275. The Center provides a beautiful and contemporary relaxed suburban location for meetings, conventions, banquets, trade shows and public events, with all the amenities of a big city.


  • Easy Access/Load In with 3 docks (see below) – NO elevators or steps
  • Plenty of FREE Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Cincinnati Guitar Show will be advertised on the SCC website, facebook AND the huge 22′ wide by 11′ tall video display that faces I-75! According to ODOT, this section of the interstate carries 150,000 vehicles each day!

CGS Hotel Deals:

Sharonville Convention Center – Hyatt Place –  15% Off. Guests can make reservations by clicking here.  Discount Code (just in case) is: 108845
Guests can also call the hotel reservations department at any time – 513-771-1718  –  and ask for the “Sharonville Convention Center Rate”

 LivINN Hotels
11385 Chester Road, Sharonville, OH 45246

$74 + tax etc, guaranteed room rate until Mar 17th.  After that date, rooms will be based on availability. Recommend booking in advance!