ATLANTA, GA -- The Georgia World Congress Center is buzzing this morning for the start of Coverings 2018. The international tile and stone exhibition will be held from May 8 to 11, and will offer numerous educational sessions, product displays and networking events for all attendees. Visit each day for show highlights or follow us on Instagram at jennifer_of_stone_world.


Coverins 2018 ribbon cutting ceremony
Representatives of Ceramics of Italy/Confindustria Ceramica, Tile Council of North America, Inc. (TCNA), Tile of Spain/the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer's Association (ASCER), the Ceramic Tile Distributors Association (CTDA) and the National Contractors Association (NTCA), who manage and co-sponsor the event, cut the ribbon to officially kick off Coverings 2018.


Coverings 2018 attendees
Attendees lined up early to register for the international tile and stone exhibition.


Coverings 2018 Visitor Forecast
More than 26,000 visitor are expected at Coverings 2018.


Coverings 2018 Visitor Forecast
For first-time attendees, show management has set up an Orientation Theater to provide a few helpful tips for making the most of their time at the show.