INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT SHOWMEN'S ASSOCIATION
2017 TRADE SHOW: FEBRUARY 7-11
Trade Show Schedule

2018 Trade Show Hours

  • Tuesday, February 6th 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, February 7th 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday, February 8th 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday, February 9th 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Schedule of Events


Events for Monday, February 5, 2018
12:00 - 5:00 PM
9th Annual Big Hearted Jerry's Memorial Golf Tournament
Location: Summerfield Golf Course
Pricing: $75 per person - Noon shotgun start

Events for Tuesday, February 6, 2018
10:00 - 5:00 PM
Trade Show Exhibits

11:00 - 3:00 PM
ServSafe Certification Class
Become certified in the ServSafe Program during the IISF Trade Show!
Location: Upstairs boardroom
Pricing:

$150 per person
You MUST Pre-Register to guarantee your seat in the class. Each class is limited to 25 people. 

Call Teresa at 813-677-9377 or email teresa@gibtownshowmensclub.com to register.


1:00 - 2:00 PM
Seminar: Documentation Prove It
A review and examples of the type of documentation a business in the amusement industry should have on hand.
Location: Carousel Pavillion
Pricing: FREE with admission

3:00 - 4:00 PM
Seminar: OSHA - Your Government Is Here To Help

This seminar will show you what OSHA requirements are applicable to the amusement industry and show you how to easily comply.

Location: Carousel Pavillion
Pricing: FREE with admission

Events for Wednesday, February 7, 2018
10:00 - 5:00 PM
Trade Show Exhibits

11:00 - 3:00 PM
ServSafe Certification Class
Become certified in the ServSafe Program during the IISF Trade Show!
Location: Upstairs boardroom
Pricing:

$150 per person
You MUST Pre-Register to guarantee your seat in the class. Each class is limited to 25 people. 

Call Teresa at 813-677-9377 or email teresa@gibtownshowmensclub.com to register.


1:00 - 4:00 PM
Seminar: H-2B Train Wreck - Strategies for Industry Survival
This is a must attend session for all in the mobile entertainment industry who are part of the H-2B program!
Location: Carousel Pavillion
Pricing: FREE with admission

4:00 - 5:00 PM
H-2B Update & PAC Receiption
Location: Carousel Pavillion

5:30 - 7:00 PM
Exhibitors Cocktail Party
Cocktail party open to IISA exhibitors.

6:00 - 8:00 PM
Museum & Jambroree Fundraiser
Help us raise money for the IISA Carnival Museum!  Steak dinner availability.  
Location: IISA Club Rooms

Events for Thursday, February 8, 2018
10:00 - 5:00 PM
Trade Show Exhibits

11:00 - 3:00 PM
ServSafe Certification Class
Become certified in the ServSafe Program during the IISF Trade Show!
Location: Upstairs boardroom
Pricing:

$150 per person
You MUST Pre-Register to guarantee your seat in the class. Each class is limited to 25 people. 

Call Teresa at 813-677-9377 or email teresa@gibtownshowmensclub.com to register.


11:00 - 5:00 PM
Free Friend Admission Day
Current members of the IISA may bring a guest to be admissted for free.  Must show a valid/current membership card.
Location: IISF Show Grouds

6:00 - 10:00 PM
Banquet and Ball

Wesley Burnett's Banquet and Ball - themed "Redneck Yacht Club".

Location: Carousel Pavilion
Pricing: Tickets are available in the main office for $50 per person.

Events for Friday, February 9, 2018
10:00 - 10:30 AM
Showmen's Shrine Annual Meeting
Location: Carousel Pavilion

10:00 - 5:00 PM
Trade Show Exhibits

11:00 - 2:00 PM
World Wide President's Fry
Location: IISA Museum

11:00 - 3:00 PM
ServSafe Certification Class
Become certified in the ServSafe Program during the IISF Trade Show!
Location: Upstairs boardroom
Pricing:

$150 per person
You MUST Pre-Register to guarantee your seat in the class. Each class is limited to 25 people. 

Call Teresa at 813-677-9377 or email teresa@gibtownshowmensclub.com to register.


12:00 - 1:00 PM
Cemetery Association Memorial Service
Begins at noon - mass to follow

1:30 - 3:30 PM
Industrial Truck / Forklift Training
Location: IISF Show Grouds
Pricing: $40 per person.  Class is limited to 25 participants.  Register in the trade show office.


Office: 813.677.3590

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