244 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Tips
Park in the Rosemount Blue Line lot a couple of blocks away for $5.
Sometimes you can get discount with cash. Bring cash.
Took a snack in our bag as well as water. Apple and cheese .
We had somebody drop us off and pick us up. Avoided high parking fees and left our coats in the car
Food is always expensive, so we brought food with us and ate when we were ready
International Gem and Jewelry Show
Bring cash since paying with credit requires a $20 minimum at each booth
Go when the doors open at 9 am. The first hour is golden on a weekend day before crowds crush you.
I like to dress in layers so as venue fills up & heats up can adjust for that