The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA 19456
Directions to the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
Cost to attend
General entrance is $10 and is good the entire weekend.
Purchase online: You can buy tickets online here. Get $3.00 off full entrance price. Collect your weekend pass at the WILL CALL desk when you come to the show. Last day to register online is midnight April 2, 2019.
Purchase at show: You can also purchase tickets at the show with cash or credit card. Keep payment ready as you come up to the ADMISSION counter.
Parking at the Expo
The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center has FREE parking. There are plenty of handicap spaces but they fill up fast.
Disability walking aids. Strollers and rolling shopping bags
Yes, scooters, wheelchairs and other walking aids are permitted on the show floor. Strollers and rolling bags are also permitted. To prevent tripping incidents keep all walking aids, strollers and rolling bags close to you making sure enough space is available for those around you.
Children are welcome
Children of all ages can attend the show. Children 12 and under are free, but must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Food and refreshments
Concessions are located on the back wall of HALL C. Vending machines are located in the lobbies of both Hall A and B.
Wholesale or retail event
The Innovative Beads Expos are retail shows, open to the general public. The shows also welcome designers, bead shops, etc., seeking to purchase wholesale. To buy wholesale, one must have a valid Re-sale Tax ID certificate from one’s state. A Federal EIN certificate is NOT acceptable. Please bring multiple copies of your sale Tax ID certificate. Each vendor from whom you buy wholesale may want to retain a copy of your Tax ID certificate for their tax records. Each vendor will qualify wholesale buyers, their credentials, and will determine their own minimums for such transactions.
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