Where do the events take place?

Expo Riva Schuh takes place in a variety of premises: 

  • Riva del Garda Exhibition Centre
  • Riva del Garda Congress Centre
  • Some local hotels

Gardabags takes place in: 

  • Riva del Garda Exhibition Centre, Pavilion D

What are the dates and opening times?

Saturday 11th, Sunday 12th, Monday 13th  January from 9 am to 6 pm 

Tuesday 14th January from 9 am to 4 pm

Who can visit?

Entry to the fairs is limited to organised distribution: large warehouses; hyper-markets; buying groups; online sales; chains of shops; large organised retail; wholesalers and importers; small chains and Italian and foreign retail. 

How can I obtain a pass to get into the fairs?

In order to visit Expo Riva Schuh and Gardabags, all you need to do is fill in the on-line registration form. The ticket is free.

Once completed, you will receive a free entry ticket by e-mail. Print it for direct access to the exhibition halls. The ticket is valid for the entire duration of the events, is valid for one person only and is not transferrable. 


How do I get to the fairs?

You will find all the information you need by following this link.

Which airport is nearest to Riva del Garda?

Verona Villafranca, which is about 80 km away.

Expo Riva Schuh and Gardabags offer a shuttle service for exhibitors and visitors for a small charge, from the main airports (Verona, Milano Linate, Milano Malpensa, Bergamo) to the exhibition centre. 

How can I book a hotel?

We suggest that you contact Expo Riva Schuh and and Gardabags’ own in-house travel agency, Rivatour, who will be able to offer you a wide selection of hotels especially chosen for you. 


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