Frederick gears up for business showcase

FREDERICK, Md. — More than 1,000 attendees and more than 130 exhibitors are expected for Expo 2017, the largest trade show in Frederick County, Md.

Kelly Beach, event consultant for the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, said the event goes beyond showcasing goods and services.

The event is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Frederick Indoor Sports Center, 1845 Brookfield Court, Frederick, Md.

The chamber bills it as “the year’s biggest opportunity to connect, promote and amplify your business.”

“People come there to find new vendors, to find new business partners,” she said of the 22nd annual chamber-sponsored event.

This year’s theme is looking into the future of Frederick County, Beach said.

So far, exhibitors range from the Advanced Chiropractic and Nutritional Healing Center to the YMCA.

Other exhibitors include Rocky Gap Casino Resort, the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown and Tesla.

Expo details

What: 22nd annual Expo

When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 25

Where: Frederick Indoor Sports Center, 1845 Brookfield Court, Frederick, Md.