Illinois Cannabis Convention & Expo 
TBD 2025
Schaumburg Convention Center | Chicago, IL

Times TBD

Attend the NECANN Illinois Cannabis Expo - Illinois's only cannabis B2B convention!

NECANN’s Illinois Cannabis Convention will once again be the largest, most comprehensive gathering of the state’s cannabis industry and community, making it THE must-attend event for anyone who wants to be a part of this rapidly growing industry! To get an idea of what to expect at the Illinois Cannabis Convention, check out our 2023 highlight reel to see what our exhibitors, sponsors, and attendees had to say about it!

Reserve your space FOR NECANN's ILLINOIS CONVENTION today!

If you’re interested in being an exhibitor, click the link below to get started!
You can also reach out directly to either 774-254-5073 | [email protected] for more information.

NECANN Cannabis Expo Exhibitor Alert: Fraudulent Service Solicitations

NECANN exhibitors (and pretty much every other cannabis convention exhibitors) have been targeted by non-authorized groups making phone and e-mail solicitations offering services like fake hotel & travel reservations, and access to exhibitor contact lists, and attendee lists.

NECANN DOES NOT sell its exhibitor or attendee lists and these companies are NOT affiliated with us in any way.

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Can I buy tickets at the venue?
YES, CASH ONLY, $50 ticket good for both days. Box office opens at 9:30am both days.

Where is the best place to park?
The Schaumburg Convention Center has lots of complimentary surface parking surrounding the venue.

Do I need a medical marijuana card to attend?

Are pets allowed?
NO. Only registered service animals are allowed.

Is there an age requirement?
YES 21+, unless accompanied by parent/guardian.

Do I have to buy a ticket for my child?
NO. Children under 18 accompanied by a parent do not need a ticket.

Is my ticket transferable?
YES, to edit the name on your ticket, use the ticket link sent to you with the confirmation email. Email
[email protected] with questions.

What is the refund policy?
All tickets are non-refundable.

Can I bring a bag/backpack?
YES Schaumburg Convention Center security reserves the right to search all bags/backpacks and may refuse
any bag to be allowed in. NECANN will store rejected bags at the registration desk. Food, beverages, and
weapons are not allowed in the venue, please see Schaumburg Convention Center website for full details:

Is this event handicap accessible?

Can I leave and re-enter?
YES, attendees may leave and re-enter as often as they wish, but MUST have their show badge for readmittance. You will not be allowed back in without a show badge.

Will food and beverages be available for purchase?
YES. The Schaumburg Convention Center concession stands will be open during show hours.

Does my convention ticket include admission to the speaker program?

Will Cannabis be available at the show?
NO.  Absolutely no cannabis of any kind can be sold or distributed at Schaumburg Convention Center.

Is Cannabis use allowed onsite?
No.  All Illinois laws regarding cannabis use in public are in effect; no displaying, smoking/vaping/consuming cannabis anywhere on Schaumburg Convention Center property.

Can I take pictures/video?
NO videotaping of speakers/programming is not allowed in ANY speaker session. Pictures & videotaping are
allowed on the exhibit floor, but you should get permission before photographing/filming people directly.
NECANN & the Schaumburg Convention Center reserve the right to restrict/deny photography/video recording in any area, at any time, at their sole discretion.