Frequently Asked Questions
Can I change my registration to my friend, sister, relative, etc.?
No, registrations cannot be substituted or transferred to other names.
I accidentally registered multiple times. Can I change the other registrations to another individual?
No. Duplicate registrations are considered invalid. Registrations cannot be substituted or transferred to other names.
If I cannot make it to the Expo, can I let my friend(s), mother, sister, etc. use the badges?
No, we cannot substitute or transfer registrations to other names
Can I purchase a one day only pass or does the Expo registration cover only one day or two?
All regular Expo registrations are the same. They allow complete access to exhibit hall and workshops on Friday & Saturday of the Expo weekend. We do not offer separate day registrations.
What is the location of the Expo?
Renaissance Montgomery Convention Center – 201 Tallapoosa Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36104 USA
I am new to Homeschooling, how can I learn?
Be sure to attend Homeschooling for Excellence 101 on Thursday. This full day seminar gives personalized help for those parents who are new to homeschooling or just considering homeschooling.
Is there a used book fair at the Alabama Homeschool Expo?
We do not have a used book sale. However, some vendors in the exhibit hall do sell used books.
Is there a fee for me to just come and shop?
Whether you plan on attending any of the many workshops available, or whether you just want to browse the Exhibit Hall, it is the same price. Your Expo registration covers Friday and Saturday, all day.
Are children allowed to attend?
Yes. We encourage families to attend together. And Children attend the Expo FREE. In the Exhibit Hall, lots of people play in the game area or the various activities including the LEGO BuildZone. Optional Conferences for children include KidsZone ages 4 -12 and Worldview/Film Teen Track ages 13-18 where we strive to invigorate children for all kinds of learning . These is an additional fee for these conferences.
Is there a fee for my child to attend?
No. All children under the age of 18 may attend the Expo (Friday and Saturday) FREE of charge with their parents. Two exceptions are KidsZone and the Worldview/Film Teen Track.
Are there any parking fees at the Montgomery Convention Center?
Parking fees may vary. There is plenty available right across the street. There are a few lots around the downtown area that do not charge but could be filled.
I can’t attend every day of the Expo. Do I have to pay for all the days?
We keep the Expo at one, low affordable rate for both days, regardless of how much you attend. We hope you are able to enjoy the many workshops available on each day and also have time to go through the Exhibit Hall at your leisure.
Do you offer any opportunities to volunteer in order to attend the convention at no charge?
Yes, we always welcome volunteers. Please visit our Volunteer Page to request your volunteer times.
Is there food available?
Yes. There are several restaurants near the block where the convention is located. There are restaurant styles nearby that include BBQ, Pizza, Southern Food, Sandwiches Mexican, and Upscale. Additionally, there is a concession stand located in the back of the exhibit hall of the Homeschool Expo.
I have purchased a registration, but am now unable to attend. Can I get a refund?
We do not offer refunds – just as if you had purchased tickets to a concert or a ball game.
Will I be able to buy recordings of the Seminar & Workshop sessions?
The workshop sessions at this year’s Expo will not be recorded.