Attendee FAQs

Midwest Tool Expo & Auction 

Now A Three Day Show!

Attendee Frequently Asked Questions:

What are the show dates?

Thursday, January 25 – Saturday, January 27, 2024

What are the show hours?

Thursday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

When does the auction start?

Friday: Auction begins at 3:00 PM
Saturday: Auction begins at 9:00 AM

See auction info

What is the cost to attend?

$5 Admission at the Door (Children 15 & younger are FREE). The fee includes admission to the Tool Expo, Auction and Health & Wellness Expo.

Is there food available?

Yes! There is a variety of breakfast and lunch options available at the snack bar areas in the Michiana Event Center.

Do I have to pay or register to attend the educational seminars?

The seminars are included with admission! You do not have to register in advance.

See Seminar Schedule

How do I register for forklift training?

Our forklift training certification course is $85 per person.

Register here

Where is the show?

Inside the climate-controlled Michiana Event Center (MEC) in Shipshewana, Indiana. You’ll be nice and warm!

See Travel Information

Was your question not answered in our Attendee FAQ?

Contact Ervin Miller • 260.768.3033 • Fax: 260.768.3133 • about the expo or Robert Mishler • 260.336.9750 for questions about the auction.