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Posted on Sep 13, 2012

Franchise Shows 2013 and Franchise Expos 2013 Schedule

Franchise Show Schedule 2013 & Franchise Expo Calendar 2013

When and where are the major franchise opportunity shows and conventions? Below you'll find the world's most comprehensive calendar of upcoming franchise shows, franchise expos, franchise conventions, and franchise fairs for investors looking to buy franchise opportunities and business opportunities.

Search the franchise show listings below to find the next franchise expo event near you!  (Of course, before you go, you'll want to review our tips for attending a franchise show, as well as our guide to getting started in franchising, so you can make the most of your visit!)

Franchise Shows List for 2012

Franchise Shows List for 2013

Franchise Shows List for 2014

Franchise Shows List for 2015

Franchise Shows List for 2011

January 2011
8 - 9 January 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Metro Toronto Convention Center
Toronto, ON, Canada22 - 23 January 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Exhibition Park
Halifax, NS, Canada22 - 23 January 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Del Mar Fairgrounds
San Diego, CA24 - 25 January 2011
Franchise Expo Guadalajara (MFV Mexico)
Guadalajara Convention and Exhibition Center
Guadalajara, Mexico29 - 30 January 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
The Park, Freedom Hall
Charlotte, NC
February 2011
12 - 13 February 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Praireland Park
Saskatoon, SK, Canada19 - 20 February 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Nashville Convention Center
Nashville, TN
March 2011
5 - 6 March 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Meadowlands Exposition Center
New York / New Jersey19 - 20 March 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Western Fairgrounds
London, ON, Canada19 - 20 March 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Colorado Convention Center
Denver, CO24 - 25 March 2011
Online International Franchise Fair (The Economist Group)
Online (Live & Archived)
April 2011
2 - 3 April 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show (National Event Management)
Palais des Congrés
Montreal, QC, Canada16 - 17 April 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show (National Event Management)
Vancouver Convention Center
Vancouver, B.C, Canada16 - 17 April 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show (National Event Management)
Reliant Park
Houston, TX30 April - 1 May 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show (National Event Management)
Wisconsin State Fair Park
Milwaukee, WI
May 2011
10 - 13 May 2011
MENA International Franchise Exhibition (Egyptian Franchise & Development Association)
Cairo International Fair Ground
Cairo, Egypt14 - 15 May 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
South Point Hotel
Las Vegas, NV14 - 15 May 2011
Business, Franchise, & Investment Expo (Business Exchange)
Stampede Park
Calgary, AB, Canada20 - 21 May 2011
Franchise Expo Hermosillo (MFV Mexico)
Expo Forum
Hermosillo, Mexico21 - 22 May 2011
National Franchise & Retail Show (Franchise India)
Nehru Centre
Worli, Mumbai
June 2011
4 - 5 June 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Brow and Country Convention Center
Fort Lauderdale, FL4 - 5 June 2011
Business, Franchise, & Investment Expo (The Business Exchange)
The Forum, PNE
Vancouver, B.C, Canada13 June 2011
Franchising: In Business for Yourself, Not by Yourself (Thypin Oltchick Institute (TOI) for Women's Entrepreneurship)
130 East 59th Street, 7th Floor Conference Center
New York, NY8 - 11 June 2011
ABF Franchising Expo (Brazil Franchising Association)
North Expo Center Red Pavallion
Sao Paulo, Brazil10 - 11 June 2011
British Franchise Exhibition
Manchester Central
Manchester, UK28 - 29 June 2011
The Economist's Franchise Fair (The Economist Group)
Register to attend free at The Economist’s Franchise Fair page
This is a virtual (web-based) event (live & archived sessions)
July 2011
18 - 19 July 2011
Franchise & Retail Opportunities Show (Franchise India Holdings Ltd.)
Ahmedabad Hotel Pride
Ahmedabad, India
August 2011
7 August 2011
Franchise & Retail Opportunities Show (Franchise India Holdings Ltd.)
Hotel Sayaji
Indore, India
September 2011
10 - 11 September 2011
Toronto Franchise Show (Canadian Franchise Association)
International Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada24 - 25 September 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Puelba, Mexico
Edmonton, AB, CanadaSeptember 2011
Regional Central Franchise Expo (MFV Mexico)
Mazatlán, Mexico30 September - 1 October 2011
National Franchise Exhibition
NEC
Birmingham, UK
October 2011
1 - 2 October 2011
Midwest Franchise Expo (MFV Expositions)
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center - Rosemont
Chicago, IL1 - 2 October 2011
Business, Franchise, & Investment Expo (Business Exchange)
QE Building, Exhibition Palace
Toronto, ON, Canada9 - 11 October 2011
National Franchise Convention (Franchise Council of Australia)
Sebel Albert Park
Melbourne Victoria, AU15 - 16 October 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Stampede Park - Big Four
Calgary, AB, Canada22 - 23 October 2011
The Franchise Show (Canadian Franchise Association)
Toronto Congress Centre
Toronto, ON, Canada29 - 30 October 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Palais des Congrés
Montreal, QC, Canada
November 2011
2 - 3 November 2011
Franchise Development Super Session (International Franchise Association)
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles, CA4 - 6 November 2011
West Coast Franchise Expo (International Franchise Association)
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles, CA4 November 2011
2011 Legal Roundtable Series (International Franchise Association)
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles, CA5 - 6 November 2011
The Franchise Show (Canadian Franchise Association)
Vancouver Convention Center
Vancouver, B.C, Canada11 - 12 November 2011
Franchising Expo Bulgaria (Franchising Bulgaria)
National Palace of Culture
Sofia, Bulgaria12 - 13 November 2011
National Franchise & Business Opportunities (National Event Management)
Ottawa / Gatineau, Canada

16-17 October 2011
International Franchise and Business Opportunities Show (National Event Management)
Ottawa / Gatineau, Canada

16 - 19 November 2011
IFA Executive Leadership Conference (International Franchise Association)
Fairmont Turnberry Isle
Miami, FL

19 - 20 November 2011
Business, Franchise, & Investment Expo (Business Exchange)
The Forum, PNE
Vancouver, B.C, Canada

November 2011
Franchise Expo (MFV Mexico)
Morelia Convention Center
Morelia, Mexico

November 2011
Franchise Expo (Franchising Association of India)
New Delhi, India

December 2011
3 - 4 December 2011
Franchise India Delhi (Franchise India Holdings Ltd.)
New Delhi Hotel Ashoka
New Delhi, IndiaTBA 2011
Franchise Expo (MFV Mexico)
Mérida, Mexico
January 2012
20 - 22 January 2012
Franchise Expo South (International Franchise Association)
Miami Beach Convention Center
Miami Beach, FL21 -22 January 2012
The Franchise Show (Canadian Franchise Association)
Place Bonaventure
Montreal, QC, Canada
February 2012
11 - 14 February 2012
IFA's Annual Convention (International Franchise Association)
Marriott World Center
Orlando, Florida24 - 25 February 2012
Franchise Show (MFV Expositions, Prysm Group)
ExCeL London
London, UK
March 2012
16 - 17 March 2012
British & International Franchise
Olympia
London, UK
April 2012
1 - 3 April 2012
International Franchise Expo (MFV Expositions)
Washington D.C., USA
May 2012
2 - 4 May 2012
Mexico Franchise Fair (MFV Mexico)
World Trade Center Mexico City
Mexico City, Mexico
June 2012
15 - 17 June 2012
International Franchise Expo (International Franchise Association) IFE Show
Javits Center
New York City, NY
Click to register for IFE 2012 now
September 2012
29 - 30 September 2012
Business, Franchise & Investment Expo & Conference
Queen Elizabeth Building, Exhibition Place
Toronto, ON, Canada
February 2013
17 - 20 February 2013
IFA's Annual Convention (International Franchise Association)
MGM Grand Hotel
Las Vegas, NV
July 2013
12 - 14 July 2013
Expo Macao Franchise 2013 (Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute)
Macao SAR China
February 2014
22 - 25 February 2014
IFA's Annual Convention (International Franchise Association)
New Orleans Convention Center & Hilton Riverside & Towers Hotelt
February 2015
15 - 18 Febraury 2015
IFA's Annual Convention (International Franchise Association)
MGM Grand Hotel
Las Vegas, NV

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