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New Wednesday Show Hours, a Dynamic Keynote Speaker & VIP Education Pass Add Value to the Largest Hardscape Industry Event

(Louisville, KY, May 10, 2018) - Registration for the hardscape industry's largest trade show, Hardscape North America (HNA), is now open, and organizers have announced new show hours, big name speakers, a VIP education pass and more. Set for October 17 -19, 2018 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky, HNA continues to grow in attendance, reaching record numbers in 2017 with 2018 expected to be even larger.

Event Partners and sponsor JOHN DEERE to Co-Host New Wednesday Keynote

(Louisville, KY, April 19, 2018) - The four associations that sponsor GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America, the industry's largest gathering, have added a new keynote exclusively for landscape and hardscape contractors at the 2018 event. The session, set for Wednesday, October 17, 1:30 - 3pm, will feature Dr. Robert Ballard, world renowned undersea explorer. Admission to the keynote, which is sponsored by JOHN DEERE, is included with registration.

Sponsorship by Bob-Cat Mowers on the Mercedes-Benz Vans Stage Brings Free Concerts to Attendees

(Louisville, KY, May 2, 2018) - Attendees at the 2018 GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America, set for Oct. 17-19, will be treated to three nights of free, top-notch entertainment. New this year, the after-show-hours entertainment will kick off on Tuesday with the popular party rock band The Crashers. Wednesday and Thursday headliners include country/blues/rock/rap singer Colt Ford; and country music's brightest new star Jana Kramer, thanks to sponsors Bob-Cat Mowers and Mercedes-Benz Vans.

(Louisville, KY, April 2, 2018) - A special episode of DIY Network's I Want That featuring GIE+EXPO and Hardscape North America is scheduled to air April 6 at 11AM and April 8 at 8AM Eastern time. This one-hour special was taped directly from the GIE+EXPO and HNA 2017 show floor. The DIY Network crew walked the aisles with their cameras in October talking with exhibitors and taping the newest trends, products and tools in the industry.

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