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Vendor Registration and Information 2018

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Convergence® 2018 Marketplace

July 5 – 9, 2018

The Handweavers Guild of America is excited to open vendor registration for HGA's Convergence® Reno 2018. 

Handweavers Guild of  America invites you to be a vendor for Convergence® 2018. Weavers, spinners, and dyers from all over the world will gather for a week of tours, classes, exhibits and fashion show but most importantly—shopping.  Our attendee wait for this event to make their fiber arts purchases of looms, yarn equiment, books and more. 

We have tailored our schedules and services to reflect your needs and requests. We will do whatever we can to make your Convergence®  experience smooth and successful.

Look for new and exciting additions to the Marketplace this year.  Increase your brand awareness by taking advantage of the many sponsorships. These packages are carefully structured at each level to provide the maximum visibility and the greatest mutual benefit, but can be tailored to meet your organization’s philanthropic or marketing objectives. Read more about these opportunities.


Download the Vendor Book. All information you will need to register to be a vendor at Convergence® 2018. Please review the vendor book before registering.

REGISTER ONLINE  to be a vendor at Convergence® Reno 2018

To add material to the GOODY BAG.

For hotel information: Peppermill Reno Resort Information

Important Dates

Please refer to the vendor book for all dates and deadlines 

Friday         March 23, 2018     Deadline for Convergence® Guide Advertising Reservation       

Friday         April 6, 2018         Deadline for Convergence® Guide Advertising Materials  

Monday       April 25, 2018       Deadline for Goodie Bags Reservation

Friday         January 31, 2018     Deadline for Early Bird Registration

Thursday    July 5, 2018           Set-up                               Noon until 8pm

Friday         July 6, 2018           Set-up                             8:00 am until Noon

Friday         July 6, 2018           Marketplace Open          Noon – 5:00 pm

Saturday     July 7, 2018           Marketplace Open         10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday     July 7, 2018           Twilight Madness           7:00 pm – 9:00 pm        

Sunday       July 8, 2018            Marketplace Open         10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Monday       July 9, 2018           Marketplace Open          10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Monday       July 9, 2018           Tear Down/Load Out       5:00 pm – 10:00 pm 


If you have any questions,

please contact: 

Kathi Grupp

Advertising and Marketing Manager