Welcome Chicago Shoe Market Exhibitors

Thank you for selecting the Windy City Shoe Travelers


Additional benefits:

  • Affordable hotel accommodations with unheard of low WCST rates.  
  • Buyer attendance list (upon receipt of contract and payment)  
  • Extensive email and direct mail outreach program for over 2,600 buyers.  
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on the show floor & throughout the Embassy Suites.

 Register online:

  • Register for exhibit suite space at the Market.  
  • Provide your directory listings and purchase directory ads.
  • Handle payment arrangements - all at one time.

For your convenience, a copy of your information will be provided to you via email upon completion.  As always, we are available to speak with you personally if you need any additional information or help - CLICK HERE to contact us

Welcome to our new January 2017 Venue!


Embassy Suites - Downtown Chicago

 600 N State St.
 Chicago, IL 
  T:  800.774.1500

  Property Location
  Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown is in the heart of Chicago, walking distance from Driehaus Museum and Holy Name
 Cathedral. This hotel is close to John Hancock Center and Millennium Park.

  Make yourself at home in one of the 368 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Your room
 comes with a pillowtop bed, and all rooms are furnished with double sofa beds. Wireless Internet access keeps you
  connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Don't miss out on the many recreational opportunities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include wireless Internet access and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy a meal at the incredible Osteria Via Stato, a local restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at a complimentary reception, held daily. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out.

Room Exhibitors:  Room Exhibitors utilize the front suite to display their goods and the back suite as a sleeping area.  At Market registration, your Chicago Shoe Market Show fees are payable by credit card or check at the conclusion of online registration.  In addition to Market fees, you will be responsible for your room fees of $129 plus taxes, $25 overnight parking fee per day with a three-day minimum (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) guarantee payable directly to the Hotel upon check-in at the Market.  You must reserve your room at the Embassy Suites Chicago after your Exhibitor Registration has been completed.   Your room assignment will be emailed to you after the registration deadline.  Exhibit rooms will be available for set-up after 4 PM on Monday.  All exhibit rooms must remain open until 4 PM on Wednesday.  Check out time is Noon on Thursday.  Room numbers will be assigned after the deadline date.  Late registrants will not be listed in the Market Directory.  Tables and other equipment will be waiting for you in your exhibit area.  Cloths ordered need to be picked up from the WCST registration desk on set-up day.  For detailed exhibitor pricing please see the sub tab "Exhibitor Fees Breakdown" under the Exhibitor tab located on the WCST website. 



March 7-8, 2017 Chicago Shoe Market Registration
Renaissance Schaumberg Hotel and Convention Center