Hotel
OCTOBER 11-13, 2021
Harrah's Waterfront Conference Center

Hosted by the New Jersey Builders Association (NJBA), ABC is the largest building industry trade show in the Northeast, drawing thousands of participants from the Northeast region, including residential and commercial builders, developers, remodelers, and subcontractors, plus a variety of manufacturers, suppliers, and consulting professionals.  Now in its 71styear, the convention features hundreds of exhibits showcasing the latest products and services to a large and diverse audience of decision-makers. Attendees gain up-to-date information about the latest market trends, government policies, and technical developments at educational seminars.

Health and Safety Announcement Vaccination/Negative Test Required

Screening Hours
Screening will be conducted near the casino entrance to the Conference Center. 
  • Monday, October 11, 8:30 am – 10:00 pm
  • Tuesday, October 12, 7:30 am – 5:30 pm
  • Wednesday, October 13, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Testing Hours
FREE testing will be conducted near the casino entrance to the Conference Center. 
  • Monday, October 11, 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday, October 12, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday, October 13, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Screening Information
Proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID test will be required to gain entry to the 2021 Atlantic Builders Convention. A photo ID (state or federal) must accompany and match your vaccine/test information:
  • Proof of vaccination includes a photo or printed copy of a CDC Vaccine Card, Vaccine Record, the NJ DOCKET app or NY’s Excelsior app.
  • Proof of negative COVID-19 test must show a negative test result and be conducted within 72 hours before event start time. Both PCR and antigen tests are acceptable. On-site rapid testing is available during the above listed times.
All attendees are strongly encouraged to follow the latest Centers for Disease Control mask guidance.
Testing Information
We are excited to be offering Free Covid Rapid Tests on site through a State recognized vendor – Chai Care. The test is 100% free. All we ask is that you provide proof of insurance or an indication that you have no insurance. You will NEVER get a bill from the vendor even in the event that your health insurance denies payment for the test or you have no insurance.
Additional Notices & Disclosures
You are prohibited from entering if any of the following is true for you or anyone in your party: Within 14 days before attending the event you have tested positive or been exposed to someone who has tested positive for, COVID-19; Within 48 hours prior to attending the event, you have experienced symptoms of COVID-19 (e.g., a fever of 100.4F or higher, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, chills, repeated shaking muscle pain/achiness, headache, sore throat, loss of taste or smell, nasal congestion, runny nose, vomiting, diarrhea, fatigue or any other symptoms associated with COVID-19 identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention); Within 14 days prior to attending the event, you have travelled to any international territory identified by federal or applicable state or local governments as being subject to travel or quarantine advisories due to COVID-19.
An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any place where people gather. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. You assume all risks, hazards, and dangers arising from or relating in any way to the risk of contracting a communicable disease or illness—including, without limitation, exposure to COVID-19 or any other bacteria, virus, or other pathogen capable of causing a communicable disease or illness, whether that exposure occurs before, during, or after the ABC, and regardless of how caused or contracted—and you hereby waive any and all claims and potential claims against the New Jersey Builders Association, ABC Show Management, or any companies affiliated with NJBA or Show Management —relating to such risks, hazards, and dangers.

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