Frequently Asked Questions


When and where is the show located?
Birmingham Jefferson Convention Center
2100 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd N, Birmingham, AL 35203
Sunday, October 19 • 9a – 6p
Monday, October 20 • 9a – 4p

Am I allowed to smoke inside the Convention Center?
No, in compliance with the Birmingham Clean Air Act, smoking inside is prohibited by the Birmingham Jefferson Convention Center. Designated smoking areas outside the building will be marked.

Am I able to bring my camera?
No photography or videotaping of Premiere Birmingham or its Educational Program is allowed without prior permission from Show Management.

Is there a public paging system?
No, if attending the show with friends in the industry, be sure to set a specific time and place to meet.


Do I need to pre-register for classes?
Classes are included with your show registration and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Workshops with separate fees are limited by the number of seats in the room.

Does my state have approved continuing education hours?
Click here to view the list of states.

How can I make travel arrangements to attend the show?
To make travel arrangements, please contact Travel Planners. Call toll free: 800-237-5655 or 212-532-1660, or visit our Hotel and Travel page for more information.


Will there be a location for me to check my purchases?
Yes, have someone hold your products while you shop. Product check fee per bag is $1. Visit our Product Check location at the show. No strollers or pull carts allowed on the show floor.

What if I need special assistance at the show?
To ensure your participation at Premiere Birmingham is enjoyable and meaningful, please contact Premiere Show Group at 800-335-7469 at least three weeks prior to the show.


What am I required to bring with me?
Bring plenty of business cards and your beauty industry credentials. Premiere Birmingham show is a time for networking and contact information should always be available. To purchase products, you may be asked to verify that you are a beauty industry professional or student of the beauty industry.

What should I wear?
Clothing should be comfortable, yet professional. We suggest wearing business casual clothing, but pack some comfortable pieces if you plan to visit area attractions.

*Opinions stated at the conference are those of the presenters and not necessarily those of Premiere Show Group. Show Management reserves the right to change or cancel any portion of the program without prior notice and cannot be held responsible for exhibitors that may drop out of the event.

What People Say About Us
Extremely informative education, exciting show floor, wonderful experience. I can't wait to do it again next year!
Leeann Sims