Show Schedule/ Events

2019 ARETT OPEN HOUSE SHOW SCHEDULE

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2019

6:30 am - 1 pm

The Arett “Open” Charity Golf Tournament at The Atlantic City Country Club

  • 6:30 am Shuttles depart hotel
  • 7:30 am Shotgun Start
  • 12- 1pm Lunch

10 am -11 am

Keynote & Brunch

Atlantic City Convention Center
4th Floor
Room 411/412

11:30 am

TRADE SHOW DOORS OPEN Atlantic City Convention Center Hall D

Noon - 2:00 pm

Lunch in Show Dining Area

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Food, Drink and Live Music at Show

  • 5:00 - 6:30 pm Happy Hour Bars
  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm Buffet and Food Trucks
  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm Dueling Pianos

7:00 pm

Arett Open House Trade Show Closes for the Day

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2019

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Show Hours. Atlantic City Convention Center Hall D

8:00 am – 9:00 pm

Retailer Panel Discussion
Atlantic City Convention Center
4th floor Room 411 - Continental breakfast served

8:00 am - 11:00 am

Continental breakfast in Show Dining area

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch in the Show Dining area

6:00 pm

Show closes for the day

7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Dinner Event at Soundwaves/Hard Rock Casino

Don't forget to pick up your WRISTBANDS & DRINK TICKETS at the Registration Booth  for the Monday Night Event at Soundwaves in the Hard Rock Casino. Shuttle Buses will be running from the Convention Center, The Sheraton Hotel and the Tropicana Hotel & Casino from 6:30 pm - 11:00pm

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2018

8 am - 3 pm

Show Hours. Atlantic City Convention Center Hall D

8:00 am - 11:00 am

Continental breakfast in Show Dining area

11:00 am

Doorbuster drawings in the Front of Bank

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch in the Show Dining area

3:00 pm

Show closes



ARETT 13TH ANNUAL OPEN GOLF TOURNAMENT

One of America’s oldest and most prestigious golf clubs, the Atlantic City Country Club is known as the "Birth place of the Birdie." At this beautiful bayside course named the #1 Public/Daily Fee golf Course in the state of New Jersey, you can walk in the footsteps of champions. The Atlantic City Country Club was the birthplace of The PGA Senior Tour and hosted the PGA Inaugural Seniors Tournament in 1980 won by Don January.
Learn more about this historic course here (hyperlink to website).

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY!

Please sign up early for the 13th Annual Arett Open as play is limited to 144. It’s a lot of fun: We have TEE BUSTERS and other games to add interest to the game with Closest to the PIN, Longest Drive, and Hole in One Awards! Only two staff per retailer per foursome. You will be paired with other retailers, manufacturers or Arett staff.

Location:
The Atlantic City Country Club
One Leo Fraser Drive
Northfield, NJ 08225
www.ACCountryclub.com

Tournament Schedule:

  • 6:30 am - Shuttle Departs from The Tropicana and Sheraton Hotels.
  • 7:00 am - Check-in, Continental Breakfast, open putting greens & driving range
  • 7:30 am - Shotgun Start
  • 12:00 pm - Awards Lunch at the Atlantic City Country Club
  • 1:00 pm - Return bus departs Golf course for Tropicana Hotel

A portion of the proceeds benefits Angel Flight, East Contributions to Angel Flight East are voluntary. There is no Entry fee. Shotgun Format.

About the Charity
Angel Flight East is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization comprised of volunteer pilots, ground volunteers and a small staff dedicated to serving the community. "The mission of Angel Flight East is to provide free air transportation to qualified patients and their families by arranging flights to distant medical facilities, delivering supplies to disaster areas, and reuniting families during desperate times.


Keynotes & Seminars


TRANSFORMATION: PRE-SHOW KEYNOTE & BRUNCH presented by Scott Deming

Sunday September 8th, 2019
10 am -11 am
Atlantic City Convention Center - Room 411

Come experience Scott Deming and learn how to transform yourself and your

organization into a powerful, emotional brand that employees and customers will want to belong to. Attend this presentation to learn the secret to customer evangelism and lasting customer loyalty. As Scott Deming says – “There is no correlation between a satisfied customer and a loyal customer. A satisfied customer will stay with you until the next best deal comes along.” Move your customers from satisfied to loyal, with the process that works.

Author of The Brand Who Cried Wolf and Powered By Purpose, Scott Deming takes his thirty plus years of leadership in business and wraps it into the most comprehensive, easy to implement and energetic program you’ve ever seen. As one national publication wrote: “Scott Deming’s customer experience process is more like the ten moral principles for great business practice and success!”

MONDAY NIGHT ‘FUN & GAMES’ DINNER EVENT

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 2019

MONDAY AM QUARTERBACK: RETAILER PANEL

Monday, September 9th, 2019
8 am - 9 am
Atlantic City Convention Center - Room 411

Panel Moderator: _______________________

Come have breakfast with your peers and enjoy a dialogue

(including a Q & A) between 5 well-respected lawn, garden and hardware retailers sharing their successes and brainstorming their methods for facing challenges ahead.

LUNCH and LEARN: GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR MARKETING EFFORTS

Monday, September 9th, 2019
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Atlantic City Convention Center - Room 411

As you enjoy a delicious lunch, hear from marketing industry professionals and learn how to take your marketing strategy to the next level. The panel will explore website trends, digital advertising, social media marketing and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). You will leave with a practical list of enhancements that you can act on immediately.

Panel:

Greensmith ________________- Communicating through Web, Video
Valassis Media - the strength of Print and Digital
Mike Snyder, Search Engine Optimization
_____________, Social media initiatives

MONDAY NIGHT DINNER & DANCE AT THE HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO ATLANTIC CITY

WHERE:

New Venue this year! SOUNDWAVES at the HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO ATLANTIC CITY

WHEN:

7PM - 10:30 PM

TRANSPORTATION:

Shuttles from the Tropicana Hotel, Convention Center, and Sheraton Hotel from 6:30PM - 11PM

FEATURING:

Delicious Dinner Buffet!

LIVE Music by MODERN LUXE, a powerhouse dance band!

School of Rock, unleash your inner rock star!

Dress up Photo Booth - so many costumes to choose from!

and... Monday Night Football! Screens outside the venue