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Kentucky Expo Center Parking (Show Site)

If you have questions regarding rates, or if you would like to reserve a spot with hook-ups you can contact KEC at 502.367.5381.

  • Passenger Vehicles $8.00 per day
  • Tractor/Trailer $30.00 per day
  • Spots with hook-ups $50.00 per day (Must be reserved)
Parking Do’s and Don’ts

You must park in designated areas ONLY. Follow the direction of parking attendants and officers. Do not block fire lanes or leave unloading vehicles unattended. Pay close attention to barriers and signage. Weather conditions can affect parking on grass and unpaved lots. Take precautions when parking in these areas. The Mid-America Trucking Show or the Kentucky Exposition Center will not be responsible for reimbursement of towing charges.

Truck Parking at Cardinal Stadium (Off-Site)

Free tractor/trailer parking will be available at Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium, courtesy of show management. There will also be a free shuttle service to transport patrons to and from the Kentucky Expo Center. The lot will be accessible from Wednesday beginning at 7:30 am through Saturday at 6pm. There are 3,000 passenger vehicle sized spots available on a first come, first serve basis.

  • For GPS, the address of the Lot D entrance is:
  • 4146 Park Boulevard
  • Louisville, KY 40209

Attendee Hotels

The Mid-America Trucking Show brings over 70,000 trucking professionals to Louisville, KY and area hotels book up quickly. We recommend booking your rooms right away to ensure that options are available that meet your needs. For quick and easy access to Louisville hotels, please visit our attendee accommodations website at or call our official housing agency at 800.743.3100.

Exhibitor Hotels

The Exhibitor Hotel blocks are available to Exhibitors once exhibit space has been confirmed and payment received. Please log-in to My Event Manager under the Exhibitor tab for the Exhibitor Hotel List and hotel contact information. In order to accurately block rooms year to year and ensure that there are enough rooms for our Exhibitors, it is important that you specify to the hotel that you are an Exhibit Management Associates MATS Exhibitor.

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