Conventions & Trade Shows

If you build it, they will come.

With the help of Ahern Entertainment, gathering attendees at conventions and trade shows is easier than ever. Our range of general equipment, aerial lifts and specialized machines offers convenience across the convention floor, from show management to booth setup.

Specialized Equipment

Trade Show Mobile Office

Drive projects forward with the Trade Show Mobile Office, developed by Ahern Entertainment for event and show management. Easily manage large venues or multiple locations from your seat. Built-in features include a file holder for important documents and materials, highly visible ID card holder at the front, USB port for charging mobile devices and a handy cup holder.

Industry-specific features:

  • Easily accessible document holder
  • On-board USB port
  • Dedicated ID card holder
  • Convenient cup holder

Snorkel 600AJN

Built to be the ultimate trade show boom, the Snorkel 600AJN is an articulated jib boom lift with narrow design to work at convention centers and similar venues. Its custom features offer superb maneuverability and slim dimensions for high productivity from the ground up.

Industry-specific features:

  • Narrow boom design - 7 ft. width (1 ft. less than standard designs)
  • Zero tailswing
  • 90° corner turns
  • Basket designed to hang signs
  • Buckets help to raise lighting and canopies
  • Optional cooling fan

Tapered Blades Attachment

Replacing standard forks on a forklift, a 72 in. tapered blade design allows for rolls of carpet to be held lengthwise during transport in tight areas, such as convention centers.

Popular products

  • Forklifts - Unload freight
  • Scissor lifts - Hang drapes and signage, build multi-story booths
  • Boom lifts - Hang lights and signage
  • 3-wheel carts, 4-wheel flatbed carts - Deliver furniture and carpet
  • Scooters - Show management
  • Light tower – Illuminate exterior spaces (loading docks, parking lots)

The Ahern Advantage


Ahern Entertainment is dedicated to supporting your live events and filmed productions from opening day to the final performance.

On-time delivery and pick-up
Clean and well-maintained equipment
Fully charged/fueled upon delivery
Clear and concise invoicing
24/7 technical support
On-site safety training available
Time-saving machine attachments

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