The NAMM Show FAQ

If I am not a NAMM member, can I still attend 2017 Summer NAMM?


How do I drive attendance to my booth?

Sponsorships at Summer NAMM provide you with an opportunity to extend your brand presence and reach a growing number of attendees, including NAMM's Top 100 Dealers, independent buyer groups, decision-makers from a variety of venues and media. There are a variety of ways to promote your brand at different costs to fit every marketing budget. Visit the Sponsorship Opportunities page to learn more, apply and engage.  


What are the Summer NAMM show policies?

To learn more about all show policies, including badge regulations and other event guidelines, please visit namm.org/summer/2017/policies.


What are the taxicab/transportation rates around Nashville?

General Taxicab Rates
$3.00 for passenger pickup
$2.00 each additional mile
$1.00 per extra person
 
Distances from local hotels to the Music City Center (rounding up may occur for short trips):
DoubleTree Hotel: .6 miles
Renaissance Nashville Hotel: .4 miles
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown: .4 miles
Hampton Inn & Suites: .1 mile
Sheraton Nashville Downtown: .6 miles

Taxicab from Airport to Downtown: $25.00 Flat Rate

For other travel options around town, check out the Nashville MTA and the Music City Circuit.


How do I become a Member of NAMM so I can attend Summer NAMM?

You need to be an active NAMM member to register for badges for Summer NAMM. Visit our membership page if you would like more information on becoming a NAMM member. NAMM members can find information about registration and badge pick-up on our badge registration page. The free badge deadline is June 28, 2017, 11:59 pm PDT.

Please note: There are no refunds granted.


What can my family do while they are in Nashville?

Nashville is a city that resonates with life and vibrates to the beat of every kind of song. It’s a town that sizzles with American music, Southern hospitality, unbelievable cuisine and a boundless spectrum of nightlife. Check out Music City's guide of things to do and don't miss discount and deals for show attendees. Once you've mapped out where you want to go, check out the Music City Circuit as an option for getting to popular places around town.


How do I register for Summer NAMM?

Badge registration is now open. You need to be an active NAMM member to register for badges for Summer NAMM. Visit our membership page if you would like more information on becoming a NAMM member.

To register for Summer NAMM badges, your NAMM Member profile must be designated as one of the following: Trade Show ContactRegistration ContactHotel ContactPrimary Contact or Administrator. These contacts within your company have access to register staff, according to your allotment. To check your role, visit your profile page. Once you have confirmed your account authorization, please visit badge registration.

Please note: Badges are free to register until June 28, 2017, 11:59 p.m. PDT. After that, badge fees apply. There are no refunds granted.


How do I exhibit at Summer NAMM?

We invite your company to take full advantage of the opportunity to join us for our annual industry event. View the official 2016 Summer NAMM Invitation to Exhibit now to learn about all the benefits of exhibiting.

You can apply for exhibit space online (must be logged in) or download a PDF application.

Exhibiting at NAMM trade shows is an opportunity for active NAMM Member companies only. If you are not an active member, please apply for NAMM Membership today. NAMM's Membership is comprised of companies that make, buy and/or sell musical instruments and products. If your company meets this requirement, we invite you to complete a Space/Membership Application to start the process of becoming a Member of NAMM.

For assistance with booking your space or to answer any questions, please contact your NAMM Business Partner directly, or call 800.767.6266 (+1 760.438.8001 for international callers), e-mail tradeshowsales@namm.org or log on to www.namm.org/summer.

Dan Moylan
Director
Trade Show Sales
Ext.114
danielm@namm.org

Dominique Agnew
Associate Director
Trade Show Sales
Ext. 123
dominiquea@namm.org

Ann Collins
Senior Account Manager
Trade Show Sales
Ext. 213
annc@namm.org

Harrison Radie
Global Sales Manager
Trade Show Sales
Ext. 242
harrisonr@namm.org

Sarah Cook
Account Executive
Trade Show Sales
Ext. 227
sarahc@namm.org

Darnell Botts
Account Executive
Trade Show Sales
Ext. 232
darnellb@namm.org


Where and when is Summer NAMM?

Show Location & Hours

Music City Center
201 5th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203

July 13–15, 2017

Thursday: 10 am–6 pm
Friday: 10 am–6 pm
Saturday: 10 am–4 pm