Frequently Asked Questions

Quick Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions

Location

Where is High Point?

High Point is located in the central part of the state of North Carolina. High Point is 70 miles north of Charlotte and 70 miles west of the Raleigh/Durham area. North Carolina is located on the east coast of the United States mid-way between Washington, DC and Atlanta, Georgia.

What address do I put into my GPS to find Market?

Park & Ride - North Lot

Oak Hollow Mall
921 Eastchester Drive, High Point, NC 27262

Park & Ride - South Lot

Market Center Drive Area
490 West Market Center Drive, High Point, NC 27260

Park & Ride

Shuttle services operate to and from both Park & Ride lots to the Transportation Terminal at 210 East Commerce Ave., High Point, NC 27260. No Parking is provided at the Transportation Terminal. Parking is limited downtown and some streets are closed so make sure you use the FREE shuttle service and Park & Ride.

Market Access

How much do Market passes cost?

Market passes are free.

Can I register when I get there?

Yes, on-site registration is available at the following locations:

  • 220 Elm
  • C&D Bldg
  • Center Point on Hamilton
  • Furniture Plaza
  • IHFC
  • International Buyers Center
  • Market Square
  • Plaza Suites
  • Showplace
  • Suites at Market Square

Press registration is only available at the MediaLink located on the second floor of the High Point Theatre at the Transportation Terminal.

What are the showroom hours?

Saturday - Tuesday 8am - 7pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm

Are you open on Sunday?

Yes.

When can the public shop the High Point Market?

High Point Market is open to the trade only. For a list of local retailers carrying furnishings from High Point Market exhibitors, please connect with the High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau at 336­.884.5255 or www.highpoint.org.

How long does the Market last?

Market runs five days, Saturday through Wednesday.

Can I come to Market at times other than April & October?

The Market is only open during the Spring and Fall dates. There are some showrooms that open by appointment only.

Can I bring my children?

Children under 15 are not allowed.

Shuttles & Parking

How much do shuttles from airports cost?

Airport shuttles are free.

Where are parking lots located?

Park & Ride - North Lot

Oak Hollow Mall
921 Eastchester Drive
High Point, NC 27262

Park & Ride - South Lot

Market Center Drive Area
490 West Market Center Drive
High Point, NC 27260

Free shuttles to downtown showroom district.

Park & Ride

Special Needs/Wheelchair Accessible Parking

Where is the wheelchair accessible parking or transportation?

  • DOWNTOWN Accessible Parking
    Available in the City Hall parking lot located on Commerce Court (off of Commerce Avenue between Hamilton Street and Centennial Street) to guests who have an authorized accessible parking tag or license plate. Spaces are limited.
  • Park & Ride Accessible Parking
    Accessible parking is available at both of our Park & Ride locations. Guests with disabilities may call 336.887.RIDE for an accessible shuttle from the Park & Ride lot to the Transportation Terminal.

Luggage Check

Is there a place to check my luggage after arriving from and/or before leaving to go to the airport?

Yes, in the Commerce lobby of the IHFC at the transportation terminal.

Are rolling bags allowed?

Yes.

Lost and Found

Where are the lost & found areas?

Lost and found is available at all registration areas:

  • C&D Bldg
  • IHFC
  • Market Square
  • 220 Elm
  • Showplace
  • Suites at Market Square
  • Furniture Plaza
  • Plaza Suites
  • International Buyers Center

Medical First Aid

Are there medical facilities at Market?

The Hope Unit Hospital Bus is located in the central showroom district.

Photography in Showrooms

Can I take photographs?

Many showrooms do not allow photography. Please ask at each showroom before you take photographs.

Accommodations

Where Can I Stay?

Many hotels are close by in Greensboro and Winston-Salem and free shuttle service is provided to and from Market.

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