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What are the show hours for The National?
When will I be able to buy tickets for the 44th National?
I need help finding information about or to purchase tickets for autograph guests.
Tristar Productions will be handling the sale of autograph tickets for The National through their website. These tickets are expected to be available in late May 2024. For additional information and to stay updated, visit Tristar's website by clicking Click Here It's a fantastic opportunity to plan ahead and secure your autograph experiences.
- Is there a schedule of events for The National?
What is the Wednesday Sneak Peek and who can attend?
Is there a list of all the dealers that will be attending The National?
Click below for a list of dealers for the 2023 National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago.
What hotel should I stay at?
Conference Housing is the exclusive housing agent for the 44th National and will post hotel information this fall.
I'm looking for media credentials or answers to other media-related questions
How do I keep up with news regarding this year's National?
- The first way is signing up for our email newsletter on on the page.
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- Lastly, check our site often and bookmark our news section !
I'm a dealer and want to signup for this year's National. Where do I go?
Dealer Booth Space for the 44th National is completely sold out. We are not taking additional applications for the already long waiting list. For information on the process used to select booths......
If I buy a VIP package, can my child 12 years and younger attend with me?
Children aged 12 and under enjoy free admission to all National events when accompanied by a paid VIP. While they won't receive VIP gifts or autographs, it's a wonderful opportunity for families to share in the experience together.
Can I use a Single-Day General Admission Ticket to get into the Sneak Peek on Wednesday?
Yes, a General Admission Ticket will admit you to any one day of the National. A General Admission Ticket may be used for the Sneak Peek on Wednesday evening OR for any single day of the National Thursday-Sunday.
- Can you provide directions to the Convention Center?
Where can I park at the Cleveland IX Convention Center?
You won’t have to worry about parking at your next visit to the I-X Center. Visitors also have the convenience of ample, well lit, on-site, gated parking spaces. All this makes it easy access into and out of the I-X Center!
Parking for all I-X Center shows is $10.
One I-X Center Drive
(Input 6200 Riverside Drive for GPS)
Cleveland, Ohio 44135
We allow drop offs as well and Uber, Lyft drivers and taxis.
Our there accessibility services available at the Cleveland IX-Center
What are the hours for the National?
Wednesday 4pm-8pm. Thursday-Saturday 10am-6pm; Sunday 10am-4pm. VIPs can enter the show floor 1/2 hour earlier.