Facts and figures

spoga+gafa 2019  
Trade fair
spoga+gafa
The garden trade fair
Date of the event 1 - 3 September 2019
Organiser Koelnmesse GmbH
Messeplatz 1
50679 Köln - Germany
Conceptual sponsor spoga+gafa Industrieverband Garten (IVG) e.V.
Wiesenstrasse 21 a1
40549 Düsseldorf - Germany

BSI – Bundesverband der Deutschen
Sportartikel-Industrie e.V. (BSI)
Adenauerallee 134
53113 Bonn – Germany
Venue Cologne Exhibition Center
Opening hours For visitors:
01.09.2019: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
02.09.2019: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
03.09.2019: 9.00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For exhibitors:
01.09.2019: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
02.09.2019: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
03.09.2019: 8.00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Admission prices Day ticket, advance sale EUR 30.00
Day ticket, ticket office EUR 49.00
2-Day ticket, advance sale EUR 45.00
2-Day ticket, ticket office EUR 59.00
Season ticket, advance sale EUR 58.00
Season ticket, ticket office EUR 70.00
Catalogue EUR 38.00
Product segments garden living
Garden Furniture, Decoration & Equipment, Sports & Games, Camping & Leisure)
garden creation & care
Landgard Ordering & Concept Days, Plants & Flowers, Biochemistry & Soils, Machines & Accessories, Tools & Accessories, Garden Equipment & Sheds, Water & Light
garden bbq
The world’s largest barbecuing fair - Grill & BBQ, outdoor kitchens & accessories, Outdoor Kitchen World
garden unique
exclusive presentations in the outdoor living section)
Fair profile
spoga+gafa 2019
The world’s leading trade fair for the garden and leisure sector
  • High internationality of exhibitors and visitors
  • Presence of most important exhibitors and visitors of the respective sectors
Mailing of application forms
to exhibitors
August 2018
Hall allocation 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, Passage 4/5
(hall 11: spoga horse autumn)
Build up period
Halls 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.2, 10.1
  • Monday, 26.08.2019: 09:00 a.m. - 00:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday, 27.08.2019 – Friday, 30.08.2019: 00:00 a.m. - 00:00 a.m.
  • Saturday, 31.08.2019: 00:00 a.m. - 06:00 p.m.
Halls 5.1, 10.2
  • Tuesday, 27.08.2019: 09:00 a.m. - 00:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, 28.08.2019 – Friday, 30.08.2019: 00:00 a.m. - 00:00 a.m.
  • Saturday, 31.08.2019: 00:00 a.m. - 06:00 p.m.
Halls 6, 7, 8, 9
  • Wednesday, 28.08.2019: 09:00 a.m. - 00:00 a.m.
  • Thursday, 29.08.2019 – Friday, 30.08.2019: 00:00 a.m. - 00:00 a.m.
  • Saturday, 31.08.2019: 00:00 a.m. - 06:00 p.m
Outdoor area hall 6/7 + hall 7/8
  • Saturday, 31.08.2019 from 04:00 p.m.
No advanced stand construction possible!
Dismantling period


In the halls
  • Tuesday, 03.09.2019: 05:00 p.m. - 00:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, 04.09.2019: 00:00 a.m. - 00:00 a.m.
  • Thursday, 05.09.2019: 00:00 a.m. - 06:00 p.m.
In the outdoor area
  • Tuesday, 03.09.2019: 05:00 p.m. – 07:00 p. m.
Entrance rights Only for specialist trade visitors
Target groups exhibitors: Exhibitors in accordance with the list of products. 91 % recommend the fair (without restriction).
Target groups visitors: Retail Trade, Specialist Wholesale, Garden Centers, DIY stores, Department Stores, Furniture Trade, Mail Order Business, Architects, Purchasing Agents of Contract Business
 
  • 91 % of the respondents are involved in procurement decisions, 40 % of them were even key decision-makers.
  • 60 % from abroad (top countries: NL, GB, B, F, I)
  • Largest Group: Industry, Specialist Retail Trade, Specialist Wholesale, Service Provider, Department Stores, Shopping Centers and Mail Order
  • 80 % of the visitors were satisfied or even very satisfied with the success in realizing their goals at the fair.
  • 91 % would recommend the trade fair to their important business contacts.
Event figures
Exhibitors
Gross exhibition space
Visitors
expected in 2019
2,180
230,000 m²
40,000
Figures for the previous event
Exhibitors
Gross exhibition space
Visitors
2018
2,152 from 61 countries
230,000 m²
40,000 from 114 countries
Director Stefan Lohrberg
Koelnmesse GmbH
Messeplatz 1
50679 Köln
Website
Email
www.spogagafa.com
spogagafa@koelnmesse.de

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