November 8-11, 2023 | Gatlinburg Convention Center

Tennessee Market Week

About Tennessee Market Week

About Tennessee Market Week

Tennessee Market Week features over 825 vendors across three locations over five days. It consists of the Smoky Mountain Gift Show located at the Gatlinburg Convention Center and IGES located at the Pigeon Forge Leconte Center and Sevierville Convention Center.
 
Both events will feature trending and new products from hundreds of leading manufacturers and newcomers. On the show floors, attendees can expect to find gifts, apparel, accessories, souvenirs, décor, gourmet foods, jewelry and more, in a variety of in-demand options including custom name-drop, Made in America, sustainable merchandise and others. Registration is free for qualified buyers! We encourage you to register online for both events before you arrive at the shows to save time and skip the line. Learn more below.

Don’t miss this year’s Tennessee Market Week from November 8th-12th.

To help you make the most of your time in Tennessee, Smoky Mountain Gift Show and IGES have put together many networking events from complimentary coffee and donuts, category buyer dinners, networking parties, and more! Check out the events and features sections for IGES to and Smoky Mountain Gift Show.
 

Product Categories


Buyers enjoy shopping across all three markets for your convenience and more products to choose from.

Smoky Mountain Gift Show

For 57 years, the Smoky Mountain Gift Show has been the retailer’s resource for the best names in the business. Gatlinburg is the place to see new introductions and best-selling favorites, including Souvenirs, Custom Logo Products, Games, Puzzles & Toys, Lake, Mountain & Lodge Décor, Made in the USA Products, Gifts, Jewelry, Gourmet and much more.

IGES 

IGES, the International Gift Exposition in the Smokies, offers categories from name-drop to fully customizable products and everything in between. Product categories include Best-Selling Brands, General Giftware, Destination Merchandise, Souvenirs, Logo Product and Namedrop, Apparel & Accessories, Decorative Accessories, Gourmet & Food Items and many more.
IGES at Sevierville boasts all the same product categories that you’ll find at Pigeon Forge PLUS Made in America and our latest addition, the Campgrounds Pavilion. Visit this show to find the latest merchandise across gift, souvenir, travel, boating, outdoor, wellness and more.

 

Register for IGES

TENNESSEE MARKET WEEK SHUTTLES

To make your buying trip even easier, you can enjoy our complimentary shuttle service between the Smoky Mountain Gift Show in Gatlinburg and IGES Sevierville and IGES Pigeon Forge. Shuttle will pick up and drop off in front of the Mills Auditorium.
 
 
DATES AND TIMES:
SERVICE BETWEEN SEVIERVILLE CONVENTION CENTER & GATLINBURG CONVENTION CENTER
Service every 60 minutes, Shuttles depart on the half hour
Wednesday | 8:30am-5:30pm
Thursday | 8:30am-4:30pm
Not available Friday & Saturday
 
SERVICE BETWEEN LECONTE CENTER AT PIGEON FORGE & GATLINBURG CONVENTION CENTER
Service every 30 minutes, Shuttles depart on the hour & the half
Wednesday | 8:30am – 6:00pm
Thursday | 8:30am – 6:00pm
Friday | 8:30am – 6:00pm
Saturday | 8:30am – 3:30pm

 

FAQ's

How do I register?
Click the following links to register for both shows:
Register for the Smoky Mountain Gift Show.
Register for IGES
 
What is the cost to attend?
There is no cost to attend Tennessee Market Week as a qualified buyer.
 
What are the event hours?

Smoky Mountain Gift Show Hours
Wednesday, November 9 – Saturday, November 12, 2022
9 am – 5 pm, Wednesday – Friday
9 am – 3 pm, Saturday
 
IGES Sevierville Hours
Tuesday, November 8 – Thursday, November 10, 2022
9 am – 5 pm, Tuesday and Wednesday
9 am – 4 pm, Thursday
 
IGES Pigeon Forge Hours
Wednesday, November 9 – Saturday, November 12, 2022
9 am – 5 pm, Wednesday – Friday
9 am – 3 pm, Saturday
 
Will there be a shuttle between locations?
Yes, there will be a complimentary express shuttle available to explore between the Smoky Mountain Gift Show and both IGES venues. The shuttle will travel between Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Sevierville.

How can I book my hotel?
Smoky Mountain Gift Show has partnered with Connections Housing, our ONLY official housing provider, to negotiate the best rates at hotels convenient to the Gatlinburg Convention Center. To book your hotel, please visit our Travel page here.
 
Can I get into the Smoky Mountain Gift Show with my IGES Badge?
In order to enter the show, you will need to register for the Smoky Mountain Gift Show before or during the event (there is no cost to attend). If on-site, just head over to any registration area at the Smoky Mountain Gift Show. To save time, we highly recommend registering online for both events before you arrive!
 
Can I get into IGES with my Smoky Mountain Gift Show Badge?
In order to enter the show, you will need to register for IGES before or during the event (there is no cost to attend). If on-site, just head over to any registration area at IGES. To save time, we highly recommend registering online for both events before you arrive!