What's New at The 2022 NAMM Show

We are excited to welcome our global community back to The NAMM Show for the first time in more than two years! 

There are lots of new things to be aware of this year. We have highlighted a few items below to help you prepare for an amazing show experience. 

General Show Information

Join us for three show days, Friday, June 3—Sunday, June 5.

  • Thursday, June 2 will showcase a full day of activities, including the Retail Innovation Summit and Retail Financial Summit
  • NAMM Education will be located on levels 2 and 3 of the ACC - see the full schedule across 11 tracks
  • Breakfast Sessions and award shows (Parnelli's, TEC Awards) will remain in the Hilton Pacific Ballroom
  • The Top 100 Dealer Awards will also be held on Thursday, June 2, congratulations to this years class!
  • We are following the latest health and safety guidance from the California Department of Health (CDPH), see our safe and sound plan
  • Many of your questions can be answered by visiting our FAQs
    • Toggle between Registration, General & Onsite, Exhibitors, Health & Safety FAQ's to find exactly what you are looking for

New Registration System

We have introduced a new, convenient, safe, contact less registration system. To receive a discounted badge, you must register by May 18 - visit namm.org/badges to learn more and register.

  • There will not be on-site registration desk at the Anaheim Convention Center!
    • All registrations (even if you register on-site!) will be done online, so complete your registration today
    • You are not registered until you have received a confirmation email with a QR code
    • If you received a badge invite, be sure to redeem it by completing the registration process and receiving a confirmation with QR code
      • Instead, you will use the QR code in your confirmation email to pick up your badge in Hall D or ACC North Level 1 (No tent or arena badge locations this year)

Plan Your Show Experience

Check out NAMM Show Information Hub a central place for show planning.

  • Get discounts on hotels through our official block and travel perks just for NAMM Show attendees
  • Tell your network you are going to the NAMM Show with our promo kit, and use our social tile generator to share your stories

Go Digital

The show's new digital extension, NAMM Show+, will help in-person attendees have be even more productive, and allow music professionals and enthusiasts all over the world the opportunity to experience aspects of The NAMM Show.

  • Learn more about NAMM Show+
  • Download the official mobile app for the ultimate digital experience
  • A new chatbot has also been introduced to answer your questions

Re-imagined Campus

There is so much to see this year on a sprawling NAMM Campus, with thousands and brands, product showcases, activations, media centers, lounges and unique attractions.

  • Check out the Show Map and Show Directory 
  • The who's who of influencers across music, sound and entertainment technology are ready to attend, see examples of brands and buyers
  • With seven stages across the NAMM Campus, there will be more live music at the show than ever before
    • Two new stages have been added to the new Westin Anaheim hotel, including a rooftop stage sponsored by Das Audio

Future-Forward Education and Training

More than 200 free education sessions are available throughout the campus!

Unique Experiences

Review the event schedule to find a variety of events, search by Program to find activities by education track or community

  • Yamaha Night of Worship will be on the Yamaha Grand Plaza Stage, Friday, June 3
  • The Yamaha. All-Star Concert on the Grand is on Saturday, June 4
  • The Top 100 Dealer Awards will stage Thursday, June 2 and are welcome to all
  • The Parnelli Awards will stage Friday, June 3, tickets are required, learn more
  • The TEC Awards will stage Saturday, June 4, tickets are required, learn more