Exhibit in Lakeland, FL


Lakeland, FL

March 14, 15 & 16, 2024

RP Funding Center

701 West Lime St. | Lakeland, FL 33815

rpfundingcenter.com | 863-834-8100


Apply for a Booth

Click here to apply for booth in Lakeland

Floor Plan
Click here for floor plan (floor plan subject to change)


Exhibitor Kit

Original Sewing & Quilt Expo Exhibitor Kit

Exhibit Services Decorator Forms


Electric, Wired Internet and Phone Services are ordered through Original Sewing & Quilt Expo. If you did not already order on your Expo Space Application, contact Heather at hshaw@hoffmanmedia.com by March 1st. (Note: there is free public WiFi throughout the building.)


Tax Information:

  • Sales tax for Lakeland is 7%.
  • If you are not registered with Florida’s Dept of Revenue, register HERE
  • After the Expo, remit sales tax via Form DR-15 HERE
  • For instructions on Form DR-15, go HERE
  • For questions, contact a Florida DOR representative: 850-488-6800  M-F, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET


Hotel Information
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Exhibit Space Cost

RP Funding Center 2024 Booth Fees*

10 x 10 = $1,145

10 x 15 = $1,717.50

10 x 20 = $2,290

10 x 25 = $2,862.50

10 x 30 = $3,435

10 x 40 = $4,580


Corner fees: $300


*End Cap 10' deep x 20' wide = $3,095 (includes corner fees)

*Peninsula 20' x 20' = $5,180 (includes 2 corners)

*Island 20' x 30' = $7,770 (includes 4 corners)


*Space is limited, not all configurations may be available, alternate configurations may be possible


*Booths booked after February 15, 2024 may incur a 5% late charge


*The above prices do not include the credit card processing fee of 3.5% added for all payments made by credit card


*Waive the credit card processing fee when paid by check


Ways to Pay


Make one payment or two equal payments. All payments are due 30-days before the date of the Expo


Pay by check and waive the credit card processing fee(s)


Pay by credit card and pay the total due including the credit card payment processing fee(s)


Liability Insurance
Every exhibitor is required to have Liability Insurance. Click here for more information (see #2).

Class Proposal Information


Exhibitor Promotional Opportunities

At Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, there are many ways to be seen and remembered.


  • Expo Stage and The Spot Presentations: FREE...30 minutes to promote your product (limited space).
  • Expo Program Ad: Leave a lasting impression in the unique Expo Program, given free to everyone.
  • Web Link Button: Start the sales process weeks before the Expo – with a hyperlink web button in thousands of email inboxes and on our website.
  • Make-It Take-It: Attendees get their hands on your products; booth credits available in some cities.
  • Super Prize Drawing: The Expo's largest and most popular event – feature your products and booth number as attendees savor all the prizes at the Entrance prize display.
  • Sponsor a Teacher: Your advocate, promoting your products in a quality learning environment.
  • Facebook/Twitter: Connect with our fans by posting your promotional info on our Facebook wall. (Please, one wall-posting per week per paid exhibitor.)
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