Southwest Louisiana Garden Conference & EXPO

LSU AgCenter - Calcasieu Parish, 7101 Gulf Hwy., Lake Charles, Louisiana  70607-7414

Ph:  337-721-4080 / Fax:  337-475-8815 / E-Mail:


Dear Vendor / Exhibitor:

The Southwest Louisiana Garden EXPO Steering Committee invites you to exhibit in the Southwest Louisiana Garden Conference & EXPO being held in the Burton Coliseum on March 22 & 23 from 9:00 AM. until 5:00 PM. Friday and Saturday.

We want you to participate!  This is the premier Garden Show for Southwest Louisiana.  Garden folks are coming from everywhere approximately 3,000 + strong.

Booth Requirements:  Vendors and Exhibitors are responsible for bringing their own tables & chairs for their booths including skirting, backdrops, electrical cords (outlets limited), loading and unloading, as well as, carts, wagons, dollies, etc. to help carry purchased merchandise out to customer vehicles. -Tables can be rented from Burton Coliseum Concession for $10.00/table with 2 chairs. - There are electrical outlets but limited.

100 sq. ft. (10' x 10') $90.00 (.90 per sq. ft.)
200 sq. ft. $180.00
300 sq. ft. $270.00
400 sq. ft. $360.00
500 sq. ft. $450.00
600 sq. ft. $540.00
 Non-Profit 100 sq. ft (10' x 10') $35.00
There is unlimited parking at the Burton Coliseum for Garden EXPO parking.  There are 200 Camper hookups available for vendors with Camper trailers.  Hookups provide 30 amp breakers, sewerage & water.  Camper area lends itself to family atmosphere.

Set up time:   

  Thursday, March 21 - 8:00 AM. - 5:30 PM. 

  Friday, March 22 & Saturday, March 24 - carry-in items only.


Breakdown time:  

  Saturday, March 23 - 5:01 PM. until 6:00 PM


Cancellation Policy.  If cancellation (received in writing) is made prior to February 14, 2018, a full refund will be made, less $10.00 administrative fee.  Otherwise, we're sorry,  it cost us money to sponsor the Garden EXPO with financial commitments!              

A confirmation letter will be sent to you upon receiving your completed registration/contract form. A welcoming package will be available on arrival at the Garden EXPO.  Take some time to read it.

Please review the Booth Layout Floor Plan of the Garden EXPO.  Please indicate your Booth Number for 1st., 2nd. and 3rd. choices of location on the enclosed Registration Form.   Preferences will be given to long standing exhibitors, but FINAL decision is left up to the EXPO Steering Committee.  Space is offered on a first come first served basis.

     Deadline for late Registration is March 15, 2019.

Please return your registration as soon as possible.  Be sure to fill out the Registration Form completely and mail in with your check for the amount of booth space you want.  Your letter of confirmation will serve as your receipt.


We look forward to your participation.  Should you have any questions, please give us a call at 337-721-4080 ext. 6502 or 



Expo Contact:

Robert M. Turley

Garden EXPO Coordinator

LSU AgCenter / Calcasieu Parish

7101 Gulf Hwy. , Lake Charles, LA 70607-7414

Ph:  337-721-4080 ext. 6502 / E-Mail: