AGO 2019 Great Lakes Region Convention

June 30 – July 3, 2019

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Information for Exhibitors


The exhibition hall for the 2019 Great Lakes Region AGO Convention is the elegant Pantlind Ballroom at the Grand Plaza Hotel. “As you enter the amazing Pantlind Ballroom, the 24-karat gold leaf-domed ceiling instantly transports you to a period of old-world elegance. With soft, butter-yellow and mirrored walls atop a hand-loomed custom wool carpet, this traditional European-style ballroom has hosted various receptions for heads of state, and cocktail receptions, seated dinners and multitudes of magnificent wedding receptions for nearly a century.”


The booth size is 8’ x 10’ and includes one table and two chairs. It also includes pipe and drape to separate the booths.  The cost per booth is as follows:

1 booth  – $300

2 booths- $500

3 booths – $700

Rental of the booth includes two registrations for the convention and a 50% discount on advertising which will appear in the convention booklet and on the convention website at www.grago2019.org


The timeline for exhibits follows:


Sunday, June 30

            8:00 a.m.                     Exhibit move-in and set-up

            2:00-5:30 pm               Exhibits open

            9:30- 11:00 pm            Exhibits open


Monday, July 1

            10:30 am – 1:30 pm    Exhibits open

            6:00 – 7:30 pm            Exhibits open

            9:30 – 11:00 pm        Exhibits open


Tuesday, July 2 (convention day in Holland, MI)

            9:45 – 11:00 pm          Exhibits open


Wednesday, July 3

            9:00 – 10:30 am          Exhibits open (final)

            3:00 pm                       Deadline for exhibit take down



Dennis L. Buteyn


Download pdf form for more hotel exhibition space information.  Exhibitor Information