PBA’s 2021 Marketplace




Register Today!  The 2021 Marketplace is Scheduled for March 23, 2021 at the York Expo Center.  

This is a group leader show supported by PBA's motorcoach operator members.

Not a PBA Member?  PBA member booth rates are much lower than those travel industry companies not currently a member of the Pennsylvania Bus Association. To take advantage of the lower booth rates and many other benefits for travel supplier membership, CLICK HERE for a copy of the Membership Application.


PBA OPERATOR INFORMATION:

PBA Operator Online Registration Link:   PBA will coordinate all the registrations on a first-come basis and will send a confirmation email to confirm your arrival time-slot, within two business days of registration date.  Registration is now OPEN.  FAM Trips will soon be available for your Group Leaders!

IMPORTANT OPERATOR DEADLINES

  • January 31, 2021 - Operator Marketplace Registration Deadline
  • January 31, 2021 - FAM Scheduling. We ask you make your arrangements no later than January 31st based on your planning needs for the groups attending Marketplace. We will share available FAM opportunities asap.

EXHIBITOR INFORMATION:

Exhibitor Online Registration Link:  2021 Marketplace Booth Online registration makes it easy to register, Registration is now OPEN.

IMPORTANT EXHIBITOR DEADLINES

  • January 15, 2021   - DEADLINE to Register for the Marketplace
  • February 15, 2021 – DEADLINE for Ads, Sponsorships, including the Virtual Marketing Video and guaranteed placement in the Marketplace Directory and Online Directory
  • February 19, 2021 - Wyndham York hotel overnight room deadline
  • February 27, 2021 – Decorator Exposition Services starts accepting booth shipments

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY:  We are very excited to offer a full-day of professional development opportunities on Monday, March 22, 2021, the day before the 2021 Marketplace. There will be plenty of time to setup at the Expo and hotel check-in after the sessions, so we encourage you to register and take advantage of these opportunities. Note, you do not need to register for a Marketplace booth to register for these sessions. Cost is $97 to attend.

AN ONLINE SPONSORSHIP FORM:  is available for PBA Travel Supplier members who would like additional recognition during Marketplace. Included on the form are a variety of sponsorship levels including ads, profile sheets, group leader bags, tote bags, etc. NEW FOR 2021, a Virtual Video Marketing Sponsorship (this is not an online event)!

 

NEED TO KNOW INFORMATION:  HAVE A SUCCESSFUL MARKETPLACE EXPERIENCE!  
PBA Marketplace Booth companies are encouraged to review this document to understand deadlines, cancellation policy, what you can and cannot have in a booth, hotel information, the schedule, etc.

 

DECORATOR EXPOSITION SERVICES:  Will soon be available!

 

PBA HOST HOTEL:  Wyndham Garden Hotel 2000 Loucks Road, York PA 17404 717-846-9500  www.wgyorkpa.com • $139 room rate plus 6% sales tax and 5% county hotel occupancy tax ($99 room rate if check-in is Sunday, March 22, 2020.) • Call 717-846-9500, #1 reservations, reference “PA Bus Association” room block or book online

 

PLEASE NOTE, if you are signing up for the Maryland Motorcoach Association Marketplace on March 24th (tentative), you do not need to tear down.

 

COME JOIN THE FUN AND GET NEW BUSINESS!  QUESTIONS?  Contact our Executive Director:  Director@pabus.org