Attendee FAQ

How Do I Contact The Atlanta Shoe Market?

You may contact The Atlanta Shoe Market via phone, email or fax.

Phone: 706-923-0580


Fax: 706-923-0520

How can I make a hotel reservation?

The Atlanta Shoe Market has several hotel partners. Click here to browse our Hotel Accommodations page for discounted rates with each property. Please contact the hotel directly or book your stay online via the website. The Atlanta Shoe Market is not responsible for booking or cancelling your hotel reservation.


Is there a fee to attend as a buyer/retailer?

The Atlanta Shoe Market is a private event, open to the trade only. Admission is free to all qualified retailers.

How do I register for The Atlanta Shoe Market?

In order to alleviate wait times on show site, The Atlanta Shoe Market strongly recommends pre-registering on our website in advance. Click here to pre-register for the upcoming Atlanta Shoe Market. Your badges will be mailed to the address provided.

If you miss the deadline to pre-register, you are welcome to register on show site with your business credentials. Your badges will be printed at the show.

Is there a shuttle service provided during market to the hotels?

Select hotels provide complimentary shuttle services to and from the Cobb Galleria Centre. We recommend contacting the hotel directly for confirmation. Click here to review the hotel rates and provided services.

Is parking available at The Atlanta Shoe Market?

Complimentary parking is available at the Cobb Galleria Centre for all attendees. All parking decks are accessible.

Are children permitted on the show floor?

Children under the age of 10, and the use of strollers, are not permitted.

How can I locate the exhibiting brands and floor plans?

A list of exhibiting brands and floor plans will be available on our website prior to the show.

Click here to view the brand listings.
Click here to view the floor plans.

Approximately 2 weeks before opening day, the online version of the Show Directory will be available upon request only. We will also have complimentary printed versions of the Show Directory and Floor Plans available on show site. The Atlanta Shoe Market is unable to mail a printed copy of the directory. If you would like to request the online Show Directory, please email

Are there any events I should be aware of during market?

The Atlanta Shoe Market has partnered with National Shoe Retailers Association to provide a complimentary Retail Training Workshop. You must register for this event. Click here to view the NSRA Workshop details and registration process.

You may contact NSRA directly for any questions:

On opening night of the show, The Atlanta Shoe Market hosts a complimentary Cocktail Party and Casino Night for all attendees at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. Elaborate buffet & one complimentary drink ticket per person. Located just 1 1/2 blocks from the Cobb Galleria Centre. Complimentary round trip shuttle service is available to and from the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. Bus pick up is at the East Parking Lot, outside of Cobb Galleria Centre.

How can I attend The Atlanta Shoe Market from outside of the United States?

If you live and distribute shoes outside of the United States, you may attend the show, however, please be sure to check if you need a visa and any other necessary documentation required to enter the country. The Atlanta Shoe Market is unable to provide letters of invitation for attendees.