Events Calendar

2017 Hardscape North America

Event Date

October 17, 2017 8:00 am EDT to October 20, 2017 5:00 pm EDT
October 17, 2017 - 8:00am

Click Here to View the Official HNA 2017 Page with Full Details

Education handouts will be added here once completed, please check back.


HNA 2017 Registration is NOW OPEN! Click the button below to register for HNA for only $15*!

*Prices will increase after September 7 , 2017

Be sure to add the HNA Outdoor Demonstration upgrade to your Registration for only $50. You'll get 6 outstanding live demonstrations on topics you won't want to miss!

Trade Show Agenda

Pre-Show Certification Courses - All Pre-Show Courses Located at the Hyatt Downtown Louisville

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

  • Concrete Paver Installer Course (day 1)
  • Advanced Residential Paver Technician Course (day 1)
  • Commercial Paver Technician Course (day 1)
  • NCMA SRW Installer Course and Exam (1 day)

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

  • Concrete Paver Installer Course and Certification Exam (day 2)
  • Advanced Residential Paver Technician Course  and Certification Exam(day 2)
  • Commercial Paver Technician Course and Certification Exam (day 2)
  • PICP Specialist Course and Exam (1 day)
  • NCMA Advanced Residential SRW Installer Course and Exam (1 day)
  • NCMA Advanced Commercial SRW Installer Course and Exam (1 day)


Dealer Day – Wednesday, October 18, 2017 (trade show floor only open from 3-7pm)

All Attendees – Thursday & Friday October 19-20, 2017


Trade Show and Outdoor Area Hours:

Wednesday, October 18:

Trade Show Floor: Open 3:00pm - 7:00pm for Dealers, Manufacturers, Exhibitors, and Media Only

Outdoor Area: Closed for Set-Up


Thursday, October 19:

Trade Show Floor: Open 9:00am - 5:00pm to all attendees

Outdoor Exhibits: Open 9am - 5:00pm to all attendees

Outdoor Demonstration Tent: Open 9:00am - 5:00pm to attendees with the Outdoor Demonstration add-on package


Friday, October 20:

Trade Show Floor: Open 9:00am - 5:00pm to all attendees

Outdoor Area: Open 9am - 4:00pm to all attendees

Outdoor Demonstration Tent: Open 9:00am - 4:00pm to attendees with the Outdoor Demonstration add-on package

Host Hotel Information

Hyatt Regency Louisville

Address: 311 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202

Phone: (502) 581-1234

Guest Room Rates: $190/night plus tax (single occupancy)

**Please make hotel reservations ASAP, but by no later than September 25, 2017 in order to guarantee the discounted group rate. Hotel block will sell out VERY early so reserve your rooms as quickly as possible!

Click Here to book your room reservation online(link is external)

  1. Select “I HAVE AN ACCESS CODE” from the drop down menu on the top left of the page

  2. Enter the HNA Access Code which is “HNA2017

  3. **Don’t be alarmed this main page will show the Host Hotels for HNA/ICPI, GIE+EXPO, and NALP/Planet as an overview.

  4.  Enter your requested dates you wish to stay at the Hyatt Regency in the top right hand of the screen,

  5. The next page will show you the Hyatt Regency Rates for a Double Bed and/or King Bed room

  6. Once confirming and paying for your reservation, you will be all set in the ICPI HNA room block at the Hyatt and the hotel will send you an email confirmation

About HNA

Hardscape North America is THE Hardscape Show for Contractors and Distributors! The show is the only national trade show devoted entirely to the hardscape industry. Indoor and outdoor exhibits display state-of-the-art tools, products and services and the latest equipment for the hardscape industry. ‘Test drive’ the tools and equipment before you purchase. Seminars and certifications are led by some of the top industry speakers in North America – these individuals understand contractors and landscape design professionals and know how to successfully run a contracting business.  Come and network with industry leaders, manufacturer and supplier representatives and other leading authorities in the hardscape industry.

  • 750 exhibits throughout 500,000 sq. ft. inside the Kentucky Exposition Center
  • Over 170 hardscape industry exhibiting companies in 2016
  • Outdoor demonstrations adjacent to the indoor exhibits
  • Seminars to boost your knowledge, efficiency and bottom line
  • Convenient mid-America location within driving distance of 60% of America's population
  • Networking opportunities
Who Should Attend?

Who Should Attend?

  • Hardscape Contractors
  • Distributors
  • Landscape Contractors
  • Landscape Planners and Design Professionals
  • Facility Managers
  • Golf Course Professionals
What Products Can You Expect to Find at HNA 2017?

What You Will Find at HNA?

Clay brick pavers Natural and pre-cast stone
Compaction equipment Paver and block saws
Concrete pavers Pond and irrigation systems
Concrete supplies Retaining wall systems
Contractor business solutions Safety equipment
Decorative aggregates Sealants and adhesives
Decorative stone Sealers and stabilizers
Dust control Segmental retaining wall licensors
Edging systems Skid steer loaders and forklifts
Fence systems Small/medium tractors
Gazebos Software and computer systems
Geo-textile and geo-grid suppliers Survey equipment suppliers
Grills/amenities for outdoor kitchens Table saws
Handsaws and hand tools Trucks and trailers
Lighting systems Wheelbarrow companies
Regional Installer Championship Competitions
Date Location Contract Information
March 15-16, 2017 NCLC- Provo, UT

1st: Brigham Young University
2nd: College of DuPage

April 6-7, 2017 New England Region - Providence, RI Winner: Bahler Brothers
Sat. Aug 19, 2017 Northwest Region - Lacey, WA

Contact: Tom Davis

Sat. Aug 26, 2017 Western Region - San Jose, CA

Contact: Gary Stowe -

Fri. Aug 25, 2017 South Central Region - Keller, TX Contacts: Victor Mendez –


The first place winning team from each Regional Competition will be provided with the following prize package from ICPI (in addition to any prize package being offered by the Regional Compeition):

  • Three single rooms for three team members at the Galt House hotel in Louisville, KY from Wed, Oct 18 - Sat, Oct 21
  • Travel Reimbursement for three team members (amount to be determined)
  • Trade show registration passes to HNA 2017 for three team members
  • Team entry in the 2017 HNA Installer Championship competition