Food & Retail Vendors

Thank you for your interest in becoming a commercial exhibitor at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™. We accept applications for new exhibitors between May 15 and Aug. 15 each year for the following year’s event. All applications are reviewed and evaluated on their own merit, not on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please review the commercial exhibits program information sheet and Commercial Exhibitor Handbook prior to submitting an application. Both contain important information about the program and rules.

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

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Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

Commercial Exhibits Office
P.O. Box 20070
Houston, TX 77225

Application

Applications are available from May 15 to Aug. 15 annually.

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Confirmed exhibitors for the 2020 Rodeo may sign their lease agreement, pay deposit and manage their account through the login portal. Login information is available in the final contract. If you have difficulty logging in, please contact the Commercial Exhibits Office.

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Handbook

Please review the Handbook prior to submitting an application. It contains important information about the Rodeo's policies and procedures. 

2020 Handbook

PARTICIPATE IN THE LONE STAR MARKET

The Lone Star Market is an outdoor marketplace for a limited number of Texas-based commercial exhibits, located directly adjacent to the Wine Garden and the NRG Astrodome, across from NRG Stadium. The exhibit space is tented in 10’ x10’ stalls, and open daily from 2 to 9 p.m.

This opportunity provides great exposure for smaller commercial exhibitors who cannot stay for the full length of the Rodeo!

  • Price: $100 per day
  • Includes: 10' x 10' tent, flooring

Participate in the Ag Expo!

Ag Expo is a trade show atmosphere for a limited number of agricultural exhibits, located directly adjacent to the Main Arena in NRG Center. For the first week of the Show, Row L of the cattle stalls in the Yellow section are cleared to make room for up to 10 agriculture focused exhibit booths.

This space is offered only during the first week of the Show, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. This opportunity provides great exposure to the cattle exhibitors for one third of the labor costs associated with exhibiting as a regular commercial exhibitor in the Show!

  • Price: $750
  • Includes: 10' x 10' space; pipe and drape, one 8' table, two chairs

PARTICIPATE IN THE ALL BREEDS EXPO

All Breeds Expo is a trade show atmosphere for a limited number of agricultural exhibits, located in NRG Arena. For the first two days of the Show, these agriculture focused exhibit booths can be found near the Sales Pavilion.

  • Price: $750
  • Includes: 10' x 10' space; pipe and drape, one 8' table, two chairs

PARTICIPATE IN THE RANCHING & WILDLIFE EXPO

The Ranching & Wildlife Expo is a trade show for a limited number of ranching & wildlife-related exhibits, located on the second floor of NRG Center. For the first week of the Show, all things Ranching & Wildlife take center stage on the east end, including these exhibit booths. This space is offered only during the first week of the Show, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.