January 27 – 30, 2019
Miami Beach Convention Center

FAQ

Show FAQs

What are the dates and hours of the show?

Sunday, January 27 | 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Monday, January 28 | 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Tuesday, January 29 | 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Wednesday, January 30 | 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

What are the dates and hours of registration?

Registration times will be announced soon.

 

Where is the Miami Beach Convention Center located? Where can I park?

The Miami Beach Convention Center is located at 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, Florida 33139. Parking is available at the parking garage locations on 17th Street and 18th Street. Attendee parking is $15/per day, subject to space availability. Valet parking will be available. Please note: there are no in/out privileges.

 

Is the Miami Beach Convention Center ADA accessible?

Yes, the MBCC is ADA compliant. Accessible parking, sidewalk ramps, restrooms and elevators are all available. For information on wheelchair, electric scooter and stroller rentals through the MBCC, please contact the Miami Beach Guest Services Desk at 786-276-2763. Additional rentals are available through Scootaround, the nation’s leading mobility enhancement company. Click here for rental information.

 

Are animals allowed at the Miami Beach Convention Center?

Service animals are allowed at the MBCC in compliance with ADA regulations. A service animal is any animal that is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability. Service animals must be leashed at all times. Please note: Emotional support animals, comfort animals, or therapy animals are not service animals and are not allowed in the Miami Beach Convention Center. For more information, please contact the Miami Beach Guest Services Desk at 786-276-2763.

 

Are there special rates for hotels near the Miami Beach Convention Center?

Yes. We have secured a limited number of reduced-rate hotel rooms to make your trip to Miami affordable. Click here for more information.

 

Is outside food and beverage allowed inside the Miami Beach Convention Center?

No, outside food and beverage is not allowed inside the MBCC. Concessions will be available during show days.

 

Is there a business center on-site?

Yes, the Miami Beach Convention Center has an on-site UPS Business Store. For more information, call (786) 276-2696 or click here.

 

I lost an item during the event. What do I do?

Lost and found items will be turned into show management during the show. Items not picked up will be turned into building security concluding the show.

 

Is smoking allowed at the Miami Beach Convention Center?

Smoking/vaping is prohibited inside the facility. Ash/trash units are supplied in the designated areas outside of the bus canopies at all entrances for those who wish to smoke.

 

Are children allowed at the show?

Due to safety restrictions, children 17 and under are not allowed on the show floor during move-in or move-out. Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult during show days. Minors may accompany exhibitors during exhibitor access hours on show days. Strollers are allowed during show days.

 

Who are The Original Miami Beach Show’s approved vendors?

EXPO Convention Contractors, Inc. – General Service Contractor

Edlen Electrical Exhibition Services – Electrical Provider

Atlantic Rentals – Showcase Provider

Reliable Security Services, LLC – Official Security Company

Rolland Safe & Lock Company, LLC – Safe Provider

OnPeak – Hotel Booking & Housing Provider

Centerplate – Catering/Food/Beverage Vendor

a2z – Official Show Planner/Floorplan Vendor

Experient – Official Registration Vendor

Reach Marketing – Exclusive List Rental Vendor

 

Is The Original Miami Beach Antique Show open to the public?

Yes, The Original Miami Beach Antique Show is open to the public with the purchase of a ticket. Click here to purchase.

 

What is the cost of a ticket?

The cost to attend the 2019 Original Miami Beach Antique Show is $20.

 

What are the buyer qualifications?

To complete registration as a buyer, please upload one form of company/store identification and one form of employee identification (see below). We reserve the right to request additional business identification if deemed necessary. If you have attended the show in the past, your name may be in our system. Search for your name at the registration page and if found, you do not need to submit the credentials.

Acceptable Company/Store Identification:

  • Tax ID number
  • Resale tax certificate for jewelry-related business
  • Store/commercial lease indicating type of business

Acceptable Employee Identification:

  • Copy of cancelled company payroll check or pay stub
  • Copy of W-2 form
  • Copy of company card with both employee’s name and company/store name
  • Copy of company insurance card with employee’s name

 

Will there be appraisers on-site?

Yes, there will be appraisers on-site. Details to come.

 

I attended in the past, do I need to register again?

Yes, all those wishing to attend the 2019 Original Miami Beach Antique Show need to register.

 

I lost my badge, what do I do?

In the case of a lost badge, a lost badge reprint is required at a fee:

  • Exhibitor: $20.00
  • Vendor: $500.00
  • Non-Exhibiting Dealer: $500

 

I lost my ticket, what do I do?

There are no replacements for lost tickets. You must purchase a new ticket.

 

Do you mail badges and/or tickets?

Badges are not mailed prior to the show. Please see the registration table during registration times to obtain your badge for The Original Miami Beach Antique Show.

 

I received an email/phone call about my hotel or attendee lists. Is this legitimate?

Please be aware of solicitations for hotels, advertising and purchasing attendee lists. All legitimate affiliations will be displayed through your exhibitor console or our website. Please contact show management directly if you have any questions.