Early bird online registration for Hardscape North America (HNA) opens June 1 at www.HardscapeNA.com. The tradeshow is set for October 23-25, 2013, at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky.

HNA features state-of-the-art tools and products for hardscape contractors, distributors/dealers and installers involved in the segmental pavement and retaining wall business. With more than 750 exhibits indoors and out, networking opportunities, education and live demonstrations, HNA is the number-one trade show for the hardscape industry.

GIE+EXPO (the Green Industry & Equipment Expo) — collocated with HNA — offers the latest in outdoor power equipment, trucks, trailers, landscaping products and tools

Registration fees for hardscape contractors and distributors start at $35 through September 11. Registration allows attendees to build a show schedule around their specific business needs.

HNA offers a full slate of education for hardscape contractors as well as special programming for dealers/distributors. The rates for optional education sessions will be available at www.hardscapena.com.


Pre-Show Installer Courses
Tuesday & Wednesday, Oct. 22-23
Includes concrete paver, segmental retaining walls and clay paver installation course plus opportunities for certification.

Distributor and Dealer Program
Wednesday, Oct. 23 (Networking reception Oct. 22)
Hardscape distributors and dealers will have the opportunity to join industry peers to learn strategies that can help achieve sales goals. After the education program, dealers and distributors are invited onto the tradeshow floor for an exclusive preview, one-on-one meetings with exhibitors and a welcome reception.

Hardscape Contractor Executive Workshop
Wednesday, Oct. 23
This half-day program includes a variety of roundtable discussions designed to help hardscape contractors grow their businesses.

Hardscape Demonstrations (included with tradeshow registration)
Thursday & Friday, Oct. 24-25
Six hours of live demos

Constructing fire and water features
Preparing a proper base
Selecting and using tools that increase efficiency

HNA Conference
Thursday & Friday, Oct. 24-25
Topics range from estimating and increasing crew efficiency to creating outdoor rooms and using visualization software.

Free Concerts at Fourth Street Live! in downtown Louisville on the Nissan Commercial Stage
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 9 p.m. – Craig Morgan
Thursday, Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m. – Three Dog Night with special guest Angie Johnson
Friday, Oct. 25, 8 p.m. – Holly Williams with special guest Olivia Henken

To learn more about HNA, visit www.HardscapeNA.com or call 888-580-9960.