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Seminars/Events 

SEMINARS & EVENTS

See the complete day-by-day listing of educational programs, networking events, giveaways and more that will all be part of November 2017 Smoky Mountain Gift Show.

Click Here to View Schedule for Wednesday, November 1

Living Legends Association Honors Jo Ferguson

5:31 pm | Gatlinburg Convention Center
Join the Living Legends Association after the show closes in Gatlinburg Room A&B as they honor Jo Ferguson of Pawnee Bills Trading Post with the annual Golden Lily Award.

 Click Here to View Schedule for Thursday, November 2

Made in America Buying Tour hosted by Zoo & Aquarium Buying Group (ZAG)

11 am - Noon | Tour Begins in the Auditorium on the Stage
Join Michael Davis, president of ZAG for a special buying tour that will help you identify Made in America resources on our curated show floor tour where you'll visit vendors and learn tips and strategies to sell these products in your store.  Complimentary Lunch to those who complete the tour.

Smoky Mountain Gift Show Party

6:00 pm | Blaine's Grille & Bar
All show attendees and exhibitors are invited to enjoy after the show cocktails at Blaines Grille & Bar. To gain entry to the show party, you must wear your show badge. 21 & Up only.

Click Here to View Schedule for Friday, November 3

Made in America Buying Tour hosted by Zoo & Aquarium Buying Group (ZAG)

11 am - Noon | Tour Begins in the Auditorium on the Stage
Join David Whitaker, retail director of NC Zoological Society for a special buying tour that will help you identify Made in America resources on our curated show floor tour where you'll visit vendors and learn tips and strategies to sell these products in your store.  Complimentary Lunch to those who complete the tour.

BUYER-FRIENDLY SERVICES & DOWN-HOME HOSPITALITY

Enjoy a full roster of programs and events at the November 2017 show, including:

►  DAILY COFFEE & PASTRIES FROM 9 AM - 10 AM

►  BEER, WINE & CHEESE EACH AFTERNOON FROM 4-5 PM

►  GIFT BASKET GIVEAWAYS

Pick up your raffle entry form at the registration desk for a chance to win on the of the exhibitor sponsored gift baskets during the show.

►  DAILY $100 CASH PRIZE GIVEAWAYS

Enter to win our daily $100 cash prize giveaway. Stop by the registration desk to pick up your entry form and fill it out for the chance to win one of three $100 cash prizes given away each day during the show.

►  THREE DAYS OF GOODY BAG GIVEAWAYS

Be one of the first 100 stores to check in at registration to receive a special tote bag filled with free gifts from many of the show’s exhibitors. We're handing out goody bags on Wednesday, November 1, Thursday, November 2 and Friday, November 3. Get here early to pick up a free goody bag. *One per company.

►  SHOW SPECIALS

A number of exhibitors will be offering various savings on their lines and other discounts during all four days of the show. Check back soon for a complete listing of participating companies and special offers.

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Show at a Glance
NOVEMBER 1-4, 2017
Gatlinburg Convention Center
Gatlinburg, TN
800.318.2238
678.285.EXPO (3976)