Plan Your Show

Get ready to experience The 2019 NAMM Show, the global crossroads of music, sound and event technology. Here are some highlights and important information to help create the right show plan for you.

Plan Your Experience with My Show Planner

Create an account on My Show Planner, an innovative solution for NAMM Show attendees to better plan their show experience. Explore the various educational offerings and exhibitors, plan your schedule, and sync this information with the reimagined 2019 NAMM Show Mobile App.

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Education and Events

Enjoy a variety of events including educational sessions, prestigious awards, performances and networking events throughout the show.

The events below have limited seating and require registration.

Retail Innovation Summit

January 23, 8:30 am–4:00 pm

A full-day immersion into new trends, innovations and strategies to transform your business.

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January 24–27

A premier education and training program for working professionals in live sound, recording and pro audio.

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Parnelli Awards

January 25, 6 pm–10 pm

A night of magic where the industry’s greatest stars gather for good drink, good food and the privilege of honoring our very best in event technology.

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TEC Awards

January 26, 6–9:30 pm

The “Oscars” of the pro audio and sound recording industry honoring products and innovations in the worlds of music making, live performances, video games, television and films.

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She Rocks Awards

January 25, 7:30 pm–10:30 pm

An event paying tribute to women in the music industry hosted by the Women’s International Music Network.

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Happy Hour for Behind the Scenes

January 24, 6 pm–8 pm

A charity event that provides financial assistance to entertainment technology professionals or their immediate family who are seriously ill or injured.

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January 24–26

Free Dante certification training for pro audio and event technology professionals.

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Badge Registration

Have you registered for a badge yet? Sign up now to receive all the benefits of attending the show.

Things to Do in Southern California

No trip to Southern California is complete without a visit to the world’s most famous mouse. Take advantage of discounted tickets to the world-famous Disneyland Resort®.

Plan your Southern California experience with all the attractions around the Anaheim Convention Center including the revitalized downtown with the Anaheim Packing District and nearby Center Street Promenade as well as the newly-opened House of Blues. Foodies and craft-beer lovers can savor the innovative, award-winning bites and brews — all while enjoying Southern California sunshine.

Plan Your Visit


Get access to a robust hotel block powered by our official partner, EventSphere, to make it fast and easy to find the right hotel for the show.

General Show Information

View show hours, badge and hotel information as well as show policies, parking and things to do in Southern California to help you prepare for The 2019 NAMM Show. 

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Travel Discounts

There are many ways to get to The NAMM Show. We partnered with several transportation services to make it easier for you to get around Southern California.