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MFEA | 1 Week Left to Convention & Tradeshow

Party @ MI Place
October 25, 2023 9:00 AM

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Hotel Reservations

Convention Registration

Tradeshow Booth Information

Sponsorship  Information

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Convention Updates

Friday Night Food Trucks


Food Trucks will be onsite outside of the convention center as a dinner option for you.


Be sure to check them out!


Friday - November 3

Available from 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Tradeshow Booth Move In


If you have purchased booth space for the 2023 MichiganFun Convention, please take a look at the move in procedure and additional information.


Booth information

Convention Attendees


Registration desk located in the Blue Water Convention Center will be open 1pm - 8pm. Check in at anytime before the Welcome Reception.


Convention Agenda Thursday - Saturday

Welcome Reception

Sponsored by: Blue Water CVB, ACP Entertainment and Elliotts Amusements


Welcome Reception Starts at 6pm in the Pre-Function hallway of the Blue Water Convention Center. Visit our tradeshow during this time, enjoy beverages, finger foods, and live acoustic entertainment.

Lights, Sound and Production Sponsored by: Jay Samborn Entertainment

Check out the Lighted Drone Show, outdoor on the back patio riverside at 9:15pm!

Sponsored by: Great Lakes Drone Company

Bar will be open until 10:30pm

Tradeshow Booths

Sponsored by: Carey & Paul Group

While enjoying live music, take a stroll through the tradeshow.

Tradeshow Vendors

Tradeshow Hours:

Thursday Evening 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Friday 9:00am - 10:15am

Friday 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Saturday 9:00am - 10:15am

Saturday 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Tear Down - Saturday 2:30pm


Additional Hotel Blocks

If you have not made your hotel reservations yet, we have additional blocks of rooms at 2 different locations.

Fairfield Inn - 810-982-8500 

Holiday Inn - 810-662-3400

Let them know you are with Michigan Festivals and Events Group.


Convention Reminders:

When registering for the convention, Saturday Evening dinner is not included in the ticket price. If you do plan on joining us for dinner on Saturday, be sure to add that to your registration.



Purchase Dinner Tickets

TAM Certification: TAM Certification Class will be offered on Saturday morning from 9:00AM - 12:00PM, after competition of the class, you will receive a certificate showing you have completed the course.


**Additional cost does apply


Register for TAM here

"She Works Hard For The Money" - Educational Workshop, Friday November 3 @ 2:30pm - 3:30pm


Presenters are asking if you are interested in attending, please bring Sponsorship examples that you currently use, these will be used for examples during the workshop




Friday Showcase Entertainment
Saturday Showcase Entertainment

If you are interested in being a 2023 Convention Sponsor, please contact Molly@michiganfun.com

Convention Registration
Tradeshow Booth Information
Sponsorship  Information
Silent Auction
Complete list of Workshops

MichiganFun is in search of items for our signature Silent Auction. This is a great time to create a basket featuring your event and or community. Items can be sent in early, or be brought to the convention and dropped off at the registration desk.

Michigan Festivals & Events Association | 200 E Main St, P.O. Box 75, Flushing, MI 48433 www.MichiganFun.com
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Party @ MI Place, hosted by MFEA, reviews festivals and events from around Michigan, looks ahead to upcoming events, and highlights people in the festivals and events industry who are making a difference in Michigan’s economy.

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Replay: 6:00 PM, 12:00 AM, 6:00 AM

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