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WEDNESDAY • Aug 4th

Event
Time
Where
Access
Registration Open
8 am - 5pm
Convention Center
All attendees
Meet & Greet
6 - 8 pm
Hilton Hotel The Gallery - Lobby level
All attendees

THURSDAY • Aug 5th

Event
Time
Where
Access
Registration Open
8am - 5pm
Convention Center
All attendees
Continental Breakfast Pick-up
8:30 - 9:15 am
Convention Center
All attendees
Opening Welcome and ASTRA Update
9:15 - 10 am
Ballroom CC
All attendees
Sessions
10:15 am - noon
Convention Center
Full Conference Only
Lunch
Noon - 1 pm
Convention Center
Full Conference Only
Bus Tour of Local ASTRA Toy Stores
1:30 - 5 pm
Meet Outside Convention Center
Full Conference Only, *Must be pre-registered
Education/Breakout Sessions
1:30 - 5 pm
Convention Center
Full Conference Only
Reception/Party Sponsored by Fat Brain
7 pm - 🥳
Convention Center Ballroom
Full Conference Only

FRIDAY • Aug 6th

Event
Time
Where
Access
Registration Open
8:30 am - 6 pm
Convention Center
All attendees
Exhibit Hall Open
9:30 - 10:30 am
Exhibit Hall CC
Full Conference Only
Exhibit Hall Open
10:30 am - 7 pm
Exhibit Hall CC
All attendees
Lip Sync Battle
8:30 - 11 pm
Ballroom CC
Full Conference Only

* Lip Sync Battle - Advanced tickets may be purchased by Trade Show Only attendees. Tickets not sold at the door.

SATURDAY • Aug 7th

Event
Time
Where
Access
Registration Open
8 am - 2 pm
Convention Center
All Attendees
Share the Fair
8 - 9 am
Ballroom CC
Retailers Only
Exhibit Hall Open
9 - 10 am
Exhibit Hall CC
Full Conference Only
Exhibit Hall Open
10 am - 6 pm
Exhibit Hall CC
All attendees
Pub Gathering
6:30 - 🥳
Britt's Pub
Non-ASTRA Event

* Pub Gathering - Event hosted by Mindware. RSVP by JULY 17 to sshannon@mwwholesale.biz – Due to capacity restrictions, confirmations will be sent by email to guarantee entry.

SUNDAY • Aug 8th

Event
Time
Where
Access
Game/Kit Setup
8 - 9:30 am
Ballroom CC
Vendors with Game/Kit tables
Breakfast
8:30 - 9:30 am
Ballroom CC
Full Conference Only
Game/Kit
9:30 am - noon
Ballroom CC
Full Conference Only
Closing/Wrap up
Noon - 12:15 pm
Ballroom CC
All attendees

* Game/Kit - Chairs at the Tables are for Retailers only. Exhibitors and Sales Reps with Full Conference Badges are Welcome!