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Convention Marketing Ideas That Attract Visitors

When you set out to exhibit at a convention, you need to make sure that your booth stands out from the rest. Including the right elements and booth games in your convention marketing ideas is critical to your success. The right convention entertainment will draw the attention of passersby, pulling them across the convention floor and right to your booth. Beyond that, carefully chosen convention games like cash cube money machines, prize wheels and video game attractions will provide a memorable experience for each participant. Every booth visitor is sure to find your display absolutely unforgettable! continue


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The Blizzard of Dollars Cash Cube Money Machine

Money Machine Cash Cube Sales and Rentals

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By adding a Money Machine to your convention exhibit, you are sure to have attendees rushing to your booth, anxiously awaiting the chance to step inside. How do we know? Our entire fleet of money blowing machines was designed to generate the highest level of excitement, inevitably capturing the attention of people from hundreds of feet away!

With our diverse inventory of money machines, you are sure to find the perfect model for your exhibit! Our colossal Inflatable Machines can be spotted clear across the convention floor. Don’t let their size fool you; weighing in at less than 60 lbs, each model can be conveniently set up in just five minutes! Our sleek Hardcase machines are the Clydesdales of our money machine fleet! Each is equipped with flashing chaser lights and a high gloss metallic finish that is sure to leave a lasting impression on every visitor to your exhibit!

For ongoing marketing events, many of our clients have chosen to purchase a completely customized model emblazoned with their company logo and marketing message. The sight of a customer flailing around and grabbing at bills is enough to stop even the most purposeful trade show attendee! Still have questions about Promotional Money Machines? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Personalized Convention Giveaways

Custom Branded Trade Show Giveaways

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Want to give your convention booth visitors a keepsake they won’t soon forget? Our vast inventory includes over 750,000 different convention marketing giveaways. Regardless of what industry you are in, you’re sure to find the perfect promotional item to fit your business. We offer competitive pricing on every item and we are proud to perform an unprecedented level of customization.

Whether you choose to offer these convention marketing giveaways as prizes convention games like the Cash Cube Money Machine or simply hand them out to convention attendees, you are extending the reach of your marketing message and leaving a lasting impression on potential customers.

Useful and desirable promotional giveaways like customized bags, branded beverage tumblers and T-shirts printed with your logo will draw visitors to your booth by the dozens, giving you the opportunity to connect with them on a personal level. Carrying your brand and marketing message far beyond the convention floor, our custom promotional giveaways are an extremely cost effective and long lasting form of advertising. Still have questions about Customized Promotional Products? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

The Promotional Prize Safe

Customizable Prize Safe Promotion

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It’s hard to match the excitement created by the Promotional Prize Vault! Its unique design captures the eye of event attendees and sparks an immediate interest in your booth. As participants line up to try their luck at cracking the prize safe, you have the perfect opportunity to introduce your company and deliver your marketing message.

Constructed with clear Plexiglas walls, the prize safe allows participants to see the prizes inside, thus heightening anticipation and increasing the excitement of your overall exhibit. Available for purchase or rent, the Prize Safe is equipped with a security keypad that allows participants to guess a six-digit code for a chance to unlock your carefully guarded treasure! For maximum excitement, include our $10,000 jackpot insurance. You simply pay a small insurance fee and if a lucky contestant cracks the code, we pay the $10,000!

Also available for purchase, the Prize Safe can be completely customized with your logo. For added exposure, many clients choose to include the custom branded pedestal to hold the Prize Safe. Still have questions about the Promotional Prize Vault? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Customizable Scratch Off Cards

Promotional Scratch Cards for Convention and Trade Shows

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Convention attendees won’t be able to resist the temptation of scratching the silvery surface of a scratch off card in hopes of winning! Because of this, Customizable Scratch Off Cards are one of the most effective convention marketing strategies available.

By handing out scratch off cards to attendees as they enter the convention, your company will be one of the first they see! Instead of showing prizes on the cards, use numbers so that convention attendees will have to visit your booth to see what they’ve one. Once you’ve attracted them to you booth, you have the opportunity to make a connection with potential leads.

Promotional scratch off cards can also be employed as a larger convention marketing strategy. Mail them to prospective clients prior to the show and be sure to include all the luxury prizes that will be up for grabs at your booth. By contacting attendees beforehand and announcing your booth number and enticing prizes, theses key players are sure to seek out your booth at the convention, setting you apart from your sea of competitors! Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

The Convention Marketing Prize Wheel

Promotional Prize Wheels for Conventions and Trade Shows

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Are you looking for a convention game that will drive excitement to your booth but still allow you the opportunity to present your marketing message to potential leads? Look no further than the Promotional Prize Wheel! Our Prize Wheels are easy to use, require little physical exertion and allow the participant to win great prizes almost instantly. This effortless convention game is sure to leave your booth visitors spinning with excitement!

Perfect for those who attend multiple conventions and marketing events, or extensive inventory of stock models can be easily customized using downloadable templates found on our website. That’s right, you can customize each prize slot with different prizes and your own custom branding, allowing you to easily “reinvent” the wheel again and again!

Our prize wheels are available in a variety of sizes ranging from the ultra-portable 20” mini wheel to the colossal 70” custom wheel. For small exhibit spaces, we offer a number of table top models while our super convenient floor standing models require very little set up and can be placed virtually anywhere! Still have questions about Promotional Prize Wheels? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Promotional Plinko Boards

Low Cost Promotional Plinko Boards

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Who would turn down the chance to drop a puck down a plinko board to win a great prize? One of most cost effective convention games available, our Plinko Boards are guaranteed to catch the eye of attendees, drive excitement to your booth and offer you the opportunity to deliver your marketing message to potential leads.

Our stock plinko boards can be personalized using downloadable templates found on our website, allowing you to pick which prizes you want to offer and swap them out for different promotional events. The mini model is perfect for exhibits with limited space, while our large plinko boards can easily become the focal point of your booth! For maximum brand exposure, our Changeable Face Plinko Boards can be tailor-made to display your company colors, logo and marketing message. The customization doesn’t stop there…you can even add your logo the pucks!

Plinko Boards can transform a typical convention booth into a fun, welcoming atmosphere. While participants are waiting for their turn to play, you have the perfect opportunity to strike up a conversation with potential leads on a personal level, breaking down barriers and building relationships. Still have questions about Plinko Boards? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Dice Winners Prize Dice Game

Dice Winners Convention and Trade Show Promotion

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No matter what the prize, everyone loves the pure thrill of winning! With the Dice Winners Game, you can bring that same excitement to your convention booth! Offer convention attendees the opportunity to drop a special pair of dice down a clear plastic chute and watch as they bounce and barrel their way down to the bottom of the game. The sum of the numbers displayed on the dice matches one of twelve prizes displayed on the sides of the game!

Each Prize Dice Game can be easily customized to suite your specific marketing needs. Easy-to-use templates found on our website allow you to create your own customized prize slots displaying the prizes of your choice! Many of our clients choose to offer imprinted promotional products as prizes. This is a terrific way to get your brand and marketing message exposed to the public long after the convention ends.

The Prize Dice is extremely lightweight and portable, making it the ideal booth game for multiple promotional events. The simple fun offered by this unique convention game will leave participants feeling satisfied…with their winnings AND your business. Still have questions about the Dice Winners Game? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Prize Decoder

Prize Decoder Traffic Ticket Promotional Game

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One of the latest editions to interactive convention entertainment, the state-of-the-art Prize Decoder is sure to excite a crowd and drive traffic to your exhibit! This computerized promotional technology electronically scans a unique barcode printed on a traffic ticket, revealing whether or not the contestant has won one of three prizes displayed.

Available for rent or purchase, the Prize Decoder features a programmable full-color display that includes video and sound. Each model includes standard signage that can easily be swapped out for a custom sign of your choice. To incorporate this convention game into their long-term marketing strategies, many of our clients have chosen to print the barcodes on promotional products such as a coffee mug or key chain, reminding them of your brand long after the convention is over.

Great for capturing consumer information, our uniquely designed “traffic tickets” can be customized with graphics of your choice. Encourage contestants to fill out their contact information on the back of the ticket, and grow your database for future marketing campaigns. Still have questions about the Prize Decoder Scan to Win Promotion? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Giant Buzzwire Game

Giant Buzz Wire Game for Conventions and Trade Shows

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Looking for an exciting convention game to help you stand out from the swarm of other exhibitors? We’ve got just the promotional tool help you generate the ultimate “buzz” about your products or services! The Buzzwire Game is the ultimate test of patience and focus as participants are challenged to move a small hoop around the bends and curves of the buzz wire. Should the hoop and the wire collide, a loud (but adjustable) “buzzing” sound will electrify the room, attracting attention from across the convention floor.

The unique design of this convention game captures attention and engages participants, making it one of the most effective forms of convention entertainment for rent. Each Buzzwire Game includes a stock sign, displaying three prizes that are awarded to contestants who make it ¼ way, ½ way and all the way across the Buzz Wire. For added exposure, custom branding is also available.

Available for rent or purchase, the Buzz Wire game is powered by a rechargeable battery pack, making it the ideal attraction for various indoor and outdoor promotional marketing events. Still have questions about the Promotional Buzzwire Game? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Treasure Chest Promotion

Promotional Treasure Chest and Display Stand

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There’s nothing that grabs the attention of a convention attendee more than the chance to discover and win a great prize! Our treasure chest promotion is a prominent attention grabber that will have participants lining up in the hopes of unlocking the chest, offering you the chance to strike up a conversation with potential leads!

During the convention, hand out keys to passersby and invite them to try their luck at opening the chest. Some participants will get bogus keys, but the lucky ones will be able to open the chest and pick from the plunder inside! The excitement created by this convention game won’t easily be forgotten, even by those who don’t win! For additional reach, opt for a customized display stand featuring two interchangeable signs.

The best part about this booth game is that you choose the ratio of prize keys to bogus keys – you’re in total control of the amount of loot to give away! Fill the chest with luxury promotional items emblazoned with your logo that will carry your marketing message far beyond the convention center. Still have questions about Treasure Chest Promotions? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Toss N’ Win Corn Hole Game

Custom Corn Hole Boards for Trade Shows and Conventions

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Amidst the “hustle and bustle” of a busy convention floor, attendees will welcome the opportunity to take a break and play a good old-fashioned game of corn hole! Our Toss N’ Win convention game can transform your booth into a relaxed, welcoming environment, allowing you to connect with potential leads on a personal level – far from the overwhelming sales pitches, lengthy demonstrations and countless product brochures offered by your competitors.

That’s right we’ve transformed corn hole, the beloved backyard bean bag toss game, into a successful promotional marketing tool! To play, contestants attempt to toss a bean bag into a hole from a few feet away. Each board, measuring 21” x 33”, can be completely customized, prominently displaying your logo, product or marketing message. That’s right, when contestants think of all the fun they had playing this convention game, they are sure to recall your brand.

Made from high impact blow-molded plastic, our Toss N’ Win boards are extremely durable, portable and lightweight making this one of the easiest convention games to transport, set-up and take down! Still have questions about Toss N’ Win Trade Show Games? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Promotional Raffle Drums

Acrylic and Brass Promotional Raffle Drums

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Nothing keeps convention attendees coming back to your booth like a Raffle Drum! Host multiple raffles throughout the day and you’ll find attendees circling back to your booth in anticipation. While they’re anxiously waiting, you have the perfect opportunity to initiate conversation, making connections with potential customers.

Raffle Promotions are also one of the most effective forms of direct mail marketing. Simply mail the raffle tickets to prospective leads before the show announcing the location of your booth and the prizes you’re offering. Convention visitors will rush to your booth to see if they’ve won! Raffle tickets can also be used as an incentive to join a mailing list or follow your business’ social media pages.

Be sure feature a grand prize that will be raffled at the end of the show like high valued products or services from your business. This will help to instill your company in the minds of convention attendees and can lead to future sales. Whether you choose the clear acrylic model or our traditional brass drum, a raffle promotion is sure to draw attention to your booth! Still have questions about Raffle Promotions? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Promotional Popcorn Machines

Portable Popcorn Machines and Custom Branded Bags

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Nothing lingers in the minds (and stomachs) of convention attendees like the delicious smell of popcorn! Instead of competing with the aggressive sales pitch of your competitors, why not create a laid back experience that will lure attendees to your booth? One whiff of the warm buttery popcorn created by our custom popcorn machines will have visitors “popping” into your exhibit again and again, giving you the change to connect with potential leads who are much more willing to hear your marketing message.

Available for purchase, our portable popcorn machines can be completely customized with your company colors, screen printed logo and plastic etching. To extend your brand reach at the convention, opt for personalized popcorn bags printed with your company logo. That way, hungry convention attendees will have no doubt where the delicious treat is coming from!

Whether you choose a standard or custom popcorn machine for your convention marketing ideas, you are sure to have visitors flocking to your booth ready to hear about your products and services while munching on a delicious, buttery bag of goodness! Still have questions about Customized Popcorn Machines? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Show Stopping Robots

Animated Interactive Promotional Robots

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It walks, it talks, it’s an interactive robot! Regardless of what industry you are in, these Promotional Robots can be customized for virtually any kind of convention or industry. Include a robot at your exhibit and you’ll have attendees flocking to meet him. You’ll appreciate the power of this convention entertainment when you see the people gathering – right in front of your exhibit!

Every member of our Promotional Robot fleet is available for rent or purchase and no two are alike! For convention exhibits with limited space, our smaller robots can work the crowd by handing out brochures or delivering a customized sales pitch. These engaging robots are controlled by a remote control hidden in a coffee cup, leaving your booth visitors convinced that they really have a mind of their own!

Sometimes, bigger really is better…and it doesn’t get much bigger than our 6’6″ Gorilla Robot! Impossible to miss, his torso rotates as he waves at convention visitors approaching your booth. Equipped with a customizable sign, this massive marketing tool is sure to turn heads in a big way! Still have questions about Promotional Robots? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

The Portable Photo Booth

Portable Photo Booth and Imprinted Photo Strips

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We’re all familiar with the phrase “a picture’s worth a thousand words”. Well, when that picture is imprinted with your company logo, it’s worth much more! Photo Booths are one of the most effective forms of convention entertainment on the market. Not only do they draw attention to your exhibit, the printed photo strips serve as a souvenir that will carry your brand long after the convention is over!

Whether you decide to rent a photo booth for a single event, or purchase a new model to serve as your company’s ongoing convention entertainment, you will quickly see a positive impact on your marketing efforts. Convention attendees can’t resist the opportunity to step inside the booth and have their photo taken with friends or colleagues. You can even customize the photo strips with your logo to serve as a lasting reminder of all the fun your company’s booth had to offer!

Personalized with your company logo, these Promotional Photo Booths also act as a mini billboard, exposing your brand to convention attendees as they approach your booth. Still have questions about Promotional Photo Booth Rentals? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Video Games Attractions

Retro  Arcade Video Game Rentals

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Nothing evokes the emotion of convention attendees like our Video Game Attractions! Take attendees on a stroll down memory lane with our retro-inspired video games like the ones they would spend hours playing as kids. As onlookers watch participants try to rack up a high score, you will have the opportunity to connect with them on a personal level, introducing your products or services.

Aside from our fleet of traditional video games such as PacMan, Pinball and Mortal Kombat, we also offer more challenging games like Pump It Up, Alpine Racer and the Golf Challenge that will bring out the competitive side in anyone! Whether you decide to rent or purchase one of our Video Games, each can be customized with your company logo.

No matter the size of your convention space, you are sure to find a Video Game that is perfect for your exhibit. We offer tabletop and floor standing models in various sizes. No matter what model you choose, the excitement created by these convention games is electrifying and will quickly draw a crowd around your exhibit! Still have questions about Video Game Attractions? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

The “Cha-Ching!” Slot Machine

Promotional Vegas Slot Machine

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Energize your convention booth with the thrills of Vegas! Our “Cha-Ching!” Slot Machine has all the exciting sounds and lights of a real casino slot machine, only it doesn’t dispense coins. Why? Because coins are not going to benefit your business or affect your sales. Our promotional slot machines dispense money-saving coupons and prize vouchers that can be used toward the purchase of your products or services!

The prizes and the odds of winning are entirely up to you…and so is the customization! Whether you decide to rent a slot machine or purchase one to serve as your company’s long term convention entertainment, each model can be custom branded to display your company logo and marketing message. To further brand reach, couple this convention game with imprinted promotional products that will remind attendees of the fun they had at your booth.

It’s hard to match the level of customer conversion offered by this thrilling convention game. It’s simple: when customers feel like they’ve “won” something, they’re more likely to spend those earnings instead of letting them go to waste! Still have questions about Promotional Slot Machines? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Customizable ATM Promotion

Customizable ATM Trade Show Game

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Looking for a convention game that is sure to catch the eye of attendees? We’re positive they will recognize one of the most well known items of today’s world, an ATM Machine! Our promotional ATM looks just like the real thing, only better! Instead of spitting out cash, these machines dispense coupons and prize vouchers that can be used toward your products or services, building your customer base and increasing your bottom line.

Similar to an authentic ATM machine, all it takes is one swipe of a magnetized promotional card! Available for rent or purchase, the Promotional ATM allows you to be in total control of the winnings. That’s right – you pick the prizes and the rate at which they are dispersed. You can even program the machine to dispense a custom coupon with every transaction!

Make the Promotional ATM the focal point of your exhibit and you are sure to have attendees stopping by your booth to try their luck. Each machine can also be custom branded with vinyl wraps to ensure that your marketing message is seen and remembered. Still have questions about Promotional ATM Machines? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Giant Marketing Balloons, Customized Promotional Inflatables

Custom Inflatable Marketing Balloons

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No matter where your booth is located on the convention floor, you are sure to be spotted with one of our Giant Customized Promotional Inflatables! Designed to help you make a strong visual impact on convention attendees, these unique marketing balloons are guaranteed to capture attention and draw the necessary traffic you need to connect with valuable leads and generate sales.

We offer a wide selection of stock promotional inflatables such as blimps, hot air balloons and dollar signs that can be customized with your company logo. For maximum branding power, let us create a completely customized inflatable tailored to your specific convention marketing needs. Designed in the shape of your logo, mascot or products, these gigantic custom marketing balloons are sure to leave a lasting impression on your audience! Don’t let their massive size fool you, these convention marketing tools can be easily transported and assembly is a breeze! When you incorporate one of our giant inflatables into your convention marketing strategy your booth is guaranteed to stand out from the sea of other exhibits on the convention floor! Still have questions about Custom Marketing Balloons? Speak to a Convention Promotions Specialist at 800-573-3111.

Draw visitors to your booth and keep them there

…Whether you choose customized convention marketing giveaways or cash cube money machines, our convention entertainment is sure to make a lasting impression on clients, ensuring that your products, company, and brand are implanted in every mind long after the Convention is over.

When you spice up your convention display, the leads always follow. And the more leads you have at the event itself, the more sales you’ll have during and after. Attendees will visit and stay to fill out your contact form for a chance to try out one of your exciting convention games.

These exciting booth games allow you to collect contact information for leads, and keeps them engaged at your convention booth long enough to engage in memorable conversation, and give you ample time to hand out information about your products and services. Better yet, you can distribute branded giveaways that will remind your attendees about your company in the future.

For many companies, conventions are the most powerful marketing they do all year. The contacts generated from one convention are often enough to keep your sales people busy all year round. Don’t let the other companies at the convention steal the spotlight – you’ve committed to a display, now make the most of it and get the best experience with the most leads possible.

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