NOW is the time to register!

Concerned about store coverage while attending Open House? Here's something a few stores have mentioned doing with success!

Looking forward to Open House seminars??? US TOO!

Hear from Kris about our plans for Open House 2024!

  • Seminar and Program Sponsor

  • Thursday Dinner Sponsor

  • BBQ Lunch Sponsor

  • BBQ Lunch Sponsor

  • Raffle Sponsor

  • BBQ Lunch Sponsor

  • Ice Cream Truck Sponsor

Sponsor Review and Seminars from the 2023 Open House!

Feedback on 2023 Open House from first time attendees!

Feedback on 2023 Open House from multi-year attendees!

Find a hotel for the Open house!

Hampton Inn Kernersville

150 Clayton Forest Drive, Kernersville, NC, 27284
-Hampton in gave us a good rate for the show attendees(make sure you confirm the dates at the top of that page).  Here is a link to access that rate ($119)

Here are the other hotels near by:

Sleep Inn Kernersville I-40, 2.5 stars

1406 Heartland Dr, Kernersville, NC, 27284

Holiday Inn Express Kernersville, an IHG Hotel

1570 Highway 66 S, Kernersville, NC, 27284

Meet

Vendors

Access Expert Insights from Industry Leaders.

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Place orders directly with vendors

Deep Discounts

Maximize Operations with Dual Fulfillment Dates for Orders. All Open House dry goods orders will now be placed for fulfillment post show!

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Interactive Seminars

Learn. Collaborate.

Gain Valuable Insights from Industry Experts for an Unmatched Learning Experience.

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Popular Return Speaker

Mike Tuccinardi - Fish Health

Start or Continue Your Exploration of Fish Health With Expert Guidance from our in house expert Mike Tuccinardi.

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Build relationships

Collaboration

Connect with like-minded store owners and employees; gain and share industry knowledge. Leverage connections with like-minded peers in the industry to exchange valuable insights and gain a deeper understanding of industry trends and best practices.

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Hillbilly Hide-A-Way Thursday Dinner!

6PM on Thursday everyone is invited for a special dinner! You MUST pre-register for the dinner and it is FREE to you and your registered employees.

Hillbilly Hide-A-Way

4375 Pine Hall Rd, Walnut Cove, NC 27052

More exciting details will be announced on this page in the weeks to come!

NEW DETAILS FOR 2024

Your questions answered

Will dry goods be available for pickup during the Open House.

Dry goods will NOT be available for pickup at the open house.

We will have vendors from across the nation here to teach you about their product lines and industry best practices!

We will be offering our deepest discounts yet this year!

We are changing up the process this year and requiring all Open House discount dry goods orders be placed on order sheets.

We will have order sheets for each vendor. On said order sheets we will have the ability to select one of TWO fulfillment dates (TBD).

You will be billed on fulfillment for items ordered for each fulfillment date seperately.

Can we take home livestock?

YES. Livestock ALL Open House discounted livestock orders MUST be taken home from the Open House. Livestock orders MAY NOT be placed during the Open House and fulfilled later. Livestock will be packed on Friday ONLY. Thursday is all about shopping and learning ;).

How many people can I bring?

This year we are inviting the store owner plus up to three employees! We want this to be a valuable training opportunity for you and your valued employees!

***all attendees MUST be official store employees or owners.

Will there be a dinner on Thursday again?

YES! Thursday @ 6PM, dinner will be hosted at Hillbilly Hide-A-Way (must pre-register).

Will lunch be provided on Friday?

An Open House staple, pork BBQ, wings & fixins' will be provided by Simply Moore on Friday.

When can I start placing orders for livestock?

The website will open for orders beginning at 8AM Thursday morning! Orders will be picked and packed beginning early FRIDAY morning on a FIRST placed FIRST served basis only.

Livestock orders will only be available for pickup on FRIDAY.

When can I pick up my livestock order and depart?

Livestock orders will be picked, and packed beginning early FRIDAY MORNING on a FIRST PLACED, FIRST PACKED basis only.

When you have finalized all of your livestock orders please let the office know and you will be called via your registration cell phone number to complete payment/pickup your boxes.