Seattle Gift Show

WELCOME TO THE SEATTLE GIFT SHOW
           
Show Hours & Location
Show Category Locations
Special Show Features
Parking Rebate
Shuttle & Taxi Info
Hotel Info
Show Services
Taxi Service
Food Services
Rules & Regulations
ECO/Green Resource List
Makers’ Market Listing
New Exhibitor Listing
Future Show Dates
Urban Expositions Show Calendar

SHOW HOURS & LOCATION:


The Seattle Gift Show is held at:
Washington State Convention Center
800 Convention Place, Seattle, WA 98101

TEMPORARY EXHIBITS OPEN:
Friday,   August 19                  9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday, August 20                9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday, August 21                  9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday, August  22                9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

In addition, the temporary exhibits and the Seattle Gift Show come together with the permanent showrooms at the Seattle Mart Permanent Show Rooms (200 SW Michigan Street, Seattle, WA 98106) to bring you Seattle Market Week. Together, these two world-class, easy-to-shop venues give you an opportunity to explore 10,000 innovative new product lines.

SHOW CATEGORY LOCATIONS:
South Hall
Personal Style
Gift & Home
Makers’ Market

North Hall 
Northwest Directions
Treasures To Go (Cash & Carry/ Village Arts/ Fine Jewelry) 

 

SPECIAL FEATURES

Free Morning Coffee- Each morning, you can stop and fuel up with coffee located in the buyer lounge/parking rebate area on show floor

$50 CASH GIVEAWAYS!- Don't miss your chance to register for our daily drawings for $50 cash to use towards any show order with any exhibitor.  Drawings are twice a day.  Enter by showing $250 in orders for a chance to win!

Booths & Beer Friday Show Flor Social- enjoy a cold beer while shopping the show floor and catching up with friends!
Sweet Treats- stop by the buyers lounge for a cookie break on Sunday afternoon, August 21.

Gift Basket Giveaways- Be one of the luck winners of an exhibitor sponsored gift basket given away each day of the show.

Wine Product Showcase: See wine related product highlighted in the show lobby!

 

PARKING REBATE:
Bring your express pass, buyer badge and parking receipt to the parking rebate desk for a rebate of up to $6.  Head over to the Parking Rebate Booth and present this coupon from Friday- Sunday, 11:30 am to 4:30 pm and Monday, 11:30 am to 2:30 pm along with your admission badge and parking receipt to receive reimbursement. Reimbursement is for one day (up to $6) at all lots. (one coupon per person).

SEATTLE MARKET WEEK SHUTTLE SCHEDULE: 

HOTEL SHUTTLES

Friday, August 19 - Sunday, August 218:00AM- 11:00AM & 4:00PM- 6:00PM
Monday, August 22:  8:00AM- 11:00AM & 1:00PM- 4:00PM

Service runs approximately every 20 minutes- NO MID-DAY SERVICE. Note: Schedule subject to change.

HOTEL SHUTTLE SERVICE................. BOARDING LOCATION
Renaissance.........................................Corner of 6th & Madison, across street
Fairmont Olympic..................................Seneca between 5th & 6th
Hilton...................................................Corner of University & 6th

SHOW SHUTTLES            
Express service between Seattle Gift Show and The Seattle Mart:
Friday, August 19: 9:00AM-7:00PM
Saturday, August 209:00AM-7:00PM
Sunday, August 219:00AM-7:00PM
Monday, August 229:00AM-4:00PM
 
Service approximately every 20 minutes. NOTE: Schedule subject to change.  Please check show flyer at registration desk for most updated schedule. 

 

TAXI:

Taxi Service

Yellow Cab- 206-622-6500
Farwest Cab- 425-778-8741

 

HOTELS:

If you need assistance or have any questions regarding our hotel reservations, please contact the Seattle Gift Shows Housing Company Connections at 855.246.8722 or 1.800.262.9974.

BUYERS CLICK HERE

EXHIBITORS CLICK HERE

 

SHOW SERVICES:

Show Office
Please stop by the Show Office in Room 401 if you have any questions or need any assistance.

Information Booth
If you have a question about the show’s participants, available amenities at the Convention Center and/or the surrounding area, please stop by our Information Booth located at the top of the escalators as you come up from the street level.

Product Preview Area- filled with the newest designs and creative ideas for your store.

Onsite Buyer Representative- to help you with your buying trip

Free Continuous Shuttle Service (Friday- Monday)- between Seattle Market Weeks hotels, Seattle Mart Permanent Showrooms and the Washington State Convention center.

Wheel Chairs

Wheel chairs are available for rental through the following outside companies:

Access Mobility Systems
21104 70th Avenue W., Edmonds, WA 98026
425-771-4659, 800-854-4176
www.accessams.com

Wheels to Go
2535 Airport Way S., Seattle, WA 98134
206-622-2662

FedEx

Office is located inside the Convention Center on Level 1.  Their hours of service are:
Monday- Thursday- 7am to 10pm;
Friday- 7am to 9pm;
Saturday and Sunday- 9am to 6pm

FOOD SERVICES:

Concession Stands

Concession stands will be open in the Exhibit Halls and will feature a variety of food options including sandwiches, salads, snacks and assorted beverages.

Restaurants

The Washington State Convention Center also features a number of third party restaurants which are located within the facility.

 

RULES & REGULATIONS- IMPORTANT!

The Seattle Gift Show is open to the trade only. If you have not already done so, please pre-register to receive your admission badge in advance by mail. Please note, one guest may accompany each pre-registered store at no cost. There is a $20 admission fee for each additional guest.

New /first-time attendees should be prepared to present the following along with your ExpressPass™ to gain admission to the show: 1 form of personal ID and 2 forms of business ID, which can include copy of business license, sales tax id number, payroll stub, company check, company credit card, vendor invoice, business card, letterhead or other printed collateral with company name. (Please note: 1 form of personal ID and 1 form of business ID is required for each additional employee.)

To maintain the professional environment of the show, children under the age of 14 years and strollers are strongly discouraged.

The photography of any exhibit is expressly prohibited without the written consent of the exhibitor.

EARTH CONSCIOUS OPTIONS (ECO) & MADE IN THE USA PRODUCTS
The Seattle Gift Show once again recognizes those exhibitors whose products are Green, Sustainable, Biodegradable, Recycled/Reclaimed, Fair Trade as well as those who have products Made in the USA.  Below you will find a listing of exhibitors at the Seattle Gift Show who carry green products and a list of those who carry Made in the USA products.  Make sure to stop by and visit them!

ECO, Green Products: Check back soon for list.

MADE IN THE USA: Check back soon for list.

NEW MAKERS’ MARKET
The Seattle Gift Show’s “Handcrafted” sector has been expanded and rebranded. Featuring artisans and designers showcasing hand-styled crafts in all media and across all categories, the new Makers’ Market product section connects buyers looking for unique designs and the artisans who make them. Look for special spotlights on Made in The USA and International Pavilions too. You will find a wide variety of handmade creations, including:

MAKERS’ MARKET Exhibitors Include
Check back soon for list.

NEW EXHIBITOR SECTION
Be sure to see the Seattle Gift Show’s newest exhibitors. Check back soon for list.

FUTURE SHOW DATES:
January 2016
Seattle Gift Show
Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA
800 Convention Place, Seattle, WA 98101

 

URBAN EXPOSITIONS 2016 SHOW CALENDAR