2017 Annual State Conference Kennewick, Washington July 24-26, 2017

Teaming Up for Child Nutrition

 Exhibit Prospectus


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 The 56th Washington School Nutrition Association (WSNA)
Annual State Conference held at the Three Rivers Convention Center,  July 24-26th, 2017.
This will be a wonderful opportunity for you to promote your products and services as well as develop some
valuable relationships with our child nutrition team members who serve the children of Washington every day.
Nearly 500 WSNA and SNA members are expected to attend. Our membership is made up of team members from all
levels of the school nutrition services programs in Washington and surrounding states.We will have dedicated time
from 9 am until 10:30 am when district directors and supervisors/buyers ONLY will be visiting the exhibits.
We have heard from both you and them that this provides valuable time for interaction.

The exhibits show will be held in the Toyota Center, next to the convention center,  on
Tuesday, July 25, 2017, from 9 am until 2:00 pm.  Exhibit show registration is closed as the show is full already.
Thank You to everyone that is registered!!

Hotel Information: The 3 conference hotels are all within walking distance of the Three Rivers Convention Center & Toyota Center.  These 3 hotels are full but you may try for an opening.

We have added some rooms to a 4th hotel:  Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center,Call 800-RED LION (733-5466) and provide them with your check-in Date and the group code WASC0721 for Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center • Or, click on this Booking Link and it will take your guests right to our website where they can book directly. LET US HELP YOU GET YOUR STAY OFF TO A GREAT START RED LION HOTEL COLUMBIA CENTER 1101 N Columbia Center BLVD - 509.783.0611 - redlion.com/columbia-center  It is only a 3 minute drive or 10 minute walk to the convention center and is located at the Columbia Center Mall.  

SpringHill Suites Kennewick Tri-Cities (Host Hotel), 7048 West Grandridge Blvd, Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 820-3026. Reservation deadline: 6/21/17    Online registration Link
Hilton Garden Inn Tri-Cities 701 North Young Street, Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 735-4600 Group Code: WSNA17.   Reservation deadline: 6/7/17      Online registration Link
Red Lion Inn & Suites Kennewick 602 North Young Street, Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 396-9979  Group Code: WASCO721.  Reservation deadline: 6/23/17    Online registration Link

Exhibitors sponsor the Night of Entertainment on Monday, July 24, at the Convention Center.  Please plan to attend this special event.
This years theme is " Teaming Up for Child Nutrition"
It is a wonderful opportunity for you to meet more of our members.

If you are exhibiting food items, please plan to show foods that can be served as a part of the child nutrition program.
Foods that are of minimal nutritional value and not allowed are carbonated beverages, chewing gum, some water ices,
certain candies, jellies and marshmallow candies, fondant, licorice, spun candy and candy coated popcorn.
Exhibit booths (10' W x 8' D) include standard booth setup w/ 8'high back drape & w' high draped side rails,  6' draped display table and a sign.
The official decorator for the show is Three Rivers Convention Center .  Form link for ordering extra items is listed above.
Electrical Service is NOT Provided as part of your basic booth Package.  Link to order form is above.
Set-up is from 1 pm to 5 pm on Monday, July 24th.

If you have questions, please contact Peggy Rieper, WSNA Executive Director, wsnaexec@comcast.net, (509) 220-6121.
The Association values its ties with industry, and we appreciate the part each of you plays in making our annual conference
a success. We look forward to seeing you this summer in Kennewick.

Peggy Rieper WSNA Executive Director