Events

20169

7am - 7pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Coffee and Coronas

Social

205 S. Main St.

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Every pro knows working High Point Market is no day at the beach, but we'll get you focused and moving each morning like a Zen Master just in from a yoga session on the sand. Stop by our little slice of island-inspired paradise each morning for gourmet coffee and delicious pastries each a.m. Or, kick back and chill with an ice-cold Corona each evening wrapped in relaxation and a custom koozie you'll want to keep.


20138

7:30am - 8:30am, Sat. Oct. 13

Live Painting Demonstrations

Educational

Suites At Market Square, M-6017 Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Watch California artist Linda Donohue demonstrate painting abstract seascapes and colorful abstract expressionist paintings in acrylics with a pallet knife and various brushes.


20281

7:30am - 9am, Sat. Oct. 13

HFA Buyer Breakfast

Social

Plaza Suites, 1-527 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Jump start your day with a warm breakfast at HFA's Retailer Resource Center - All buyers welcome.


20283

7:30am - 4:30pm, Sat. Oct. 13

HFA Best Barista Bar

Social

Plaza Suites, 1-527 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Everyone is talking and this is one place you need to be - HFA's Retailer Resource Center - Best Barista at Market. Custom handmade coffee drinks that are out of this world. All buyers welcome!


20309

8am - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

RESOURCE DECOR CAFE

Social

330 N. Hamilton St., 101 Floor 1

You are invited to experience the NEW Resource Decor café found within the Resource Decor showroom. The café is furnished with pieces designed and manufactured in-house by our Resource Decor Projects team. Enjoy our handcrafted drinks and coffee menu along with delicious catering supplied by Southern Roots. Discover our award-winning projects, and speak to our experienced team today. We know hospitality.


20373

8am - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

3rd Annual Veterans and Virgins Tour with ASID NY Metro President & Veteran Kim Radovich and Virgin Brian Gallop

Educational

Red Lion Hotel, 135 South Main St., High Point, NC 27260

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Enjoy this VIP tour as we explore Kim's favorite showrooms ending with a surprise shopping event at Schwung Home. This showroom offers one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture, accessories and lighting, procured from around the world available to purchase instantly with no minimums. Bring your credit card. Breakfast, snacks, lunch, cocktails and all transportation are included! Get private tours showcasing the new FALL 2018 lines from Bernhardt, Vanguard, Wesley Hall, Left Bank Art, Old Biscayne, Lexington Brands and Schwung Home! FREE for ASID Members and $50 for NON ASID members. SPACE IS LIMITED SO SIGN UP NOW. WE WILL MEET IN THE LOBBY OF the RED LION HOTEL, across from IHFC at 135 South Main St., High Point at 7:45am sharp.


Speakers: Kim Radovich, Brian Gallop

RSVP Required

20126

8am - 10am, Sat. Oct. 13

Bloody Mary Bar

Social

200 Steele, 121 Floor 1

Start off your morning with a kick and come join us at the Highland House showroom for Bloody Mary's.


20124

8am - 10am, Sat. Oct. 13

Mimosas & Macaroons

Social

200 Steele, 213 Floor 2

Start your morning off right with mimosas & macaroons!


20061

8am - 10am, Sat. Oct. 13

Complimentary Gourmet Coffee

Social

200 N Hamilton: Courtyard

Start your day off at 200 N. Hamilton with a complimentary coffee. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20203

8am - 8pm, Sat. Oct. 13

#HPMKTmemory Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Let’s get social! As you share your memorable Market moments to your favorite social media channels, be sure to tag High Point Market and use the #HPMKTmemory hashtag. Then, swing by The Point to pick up your printed memory and see what everyone else is posting from around Market on our photo wall.


20215

20151

8am - 9am, Sat. Oct. 13

Open SFC Membership Meeting & Wood Furniture Scorecard Discussion

Educational

Showplace, Top Floor, between 5000 and 5100

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Get the latest news and updates on SFC initiatives including The Wood Furniture Scorecard, a groundbreaking program SFC developed with National Wildlife Federation to assess the wood sourcing policies of the largest furniture retailers in North America. Barbara Bramble, VP, International Conservation and Corporate Strategies, National Wildlife Federation and Jameson Dion, City Furniture will join SFC Executive Director Susan Inglis in elaborating why developing robust wood sourcing policies matter: how they are used for improving consumer engagement as well as for supply chain management. Discussion will also cover an update on the "What's it made of?" Initiative, committee updates and more!


Speakers: Susan Inglis, Barbara Bramble, Jameson Dion

RSVP Required

20175

8am - 10am, Sat. Oct. 13

Complimentary Breakfast with Burton James

Social

310 N. Hamilton St., Hamilton Court S-101 Floor 1

Join Burton James for a lively start to your morning with hot coffee, warm bites and witty conversation in our Hamilton Wrenn District showroom.


20091

8:30am - 9:30am, Sat. Oct. 13

Showplace Complimentary Breakfast

Social

Showplace Atrium

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Start your day at Showplace with a complimentary muffins and coffee. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20147

9am - 11am, Sat. Oct. 13

Mysterious Mimosa Mornings

Social

200 Steele, 119 Floor 1

See what's new throughout our collections while sipping on Scarborough House's mimosa of the day.


20011

9am - 10am, Sat. Oct. 13

Keys to Increasing Your Advertising & Marketing Performance

Educational

Home Furnishings Association Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Today’s complex consumer, competitive, and media landscapes are making successful marketing and advertising decisions more difficult than ever before! Questions we ask: who is my target, what is the best way to reach my target, and how do I hold the results accountable? Simple, it’s about connecting the dots! Steve Jobs stated, “You can’t connect the dots looking forward, you can only connect them looking backwards.” Past performance is the guide to your future success. In this session, you will learn how to turn your data performance into a brand and media strategy going forward, that will increase traffic and profitability. Speaker: Doug Knorr and Julia Nuss, Knorr Marketing


Speakers: Doug Knorr, Julia Nuss

20157

9am - 10am, Sat. Oct. 13

Keys to Increasing Your Advertising & Marketing Performance

Educational

HFA Retailer Resource Center, Plaza Suites, First Floor, RRC Seminar Room

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Today’s complex consumer, competitive, and media landscapes are making successful marketing and advertising decisions more difficult than ever before! Questions we ask; who is my target, what is the best way to reach my target, and how do I hold the results accountable? Simply, it’s about connecting the dots! Steve Jobs stated, “You can’t connect the dots looking forward, you can only connect them looking backwards.” Past performance is the guide to your future success. In this session, you will learn how to turn your data performance into a brand and media strategy going forward, that will increase traffic and profitability. Speaker: Doug Knorr, Knorr Marketing


Speakers: Doug Knorr

20162

9am - 10:30am, Sat. Oct. 13

Creative Women & Their Vision

Educational

200 Steele, 121 Floor 1

Join Luxe Interiors + Design, Peacock Alley Founder Mary Ella Gabler, interior designer Denise McGaha, and Addison Weeks co-founders Lee Addison Lesley and Katherine Weeks Mulford as we explore the creative minds and visions behind their powerful women-led businesses.


20222

9am - 10am, Sat. Oct. 13

Simple and Profitable Residential Fee Estimating

Educational

101 S. Hamilton St.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Hear from interior design coach Gail Doby about how to create profitable estimates.


Speakers: Gail Doby

RSVP Required

20207

9am - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Steelyard Designers Lounge

Social

101 S. Hamilton St.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Universal To The Trade and Steelyard invite you to experience the Designers Lounge in the Universal Furniture showroom, a designers-only salon and workspace complete with wifi, beverages and snacks. Catch up on emails and texts, review the day’s agenda, rehydrate and relax. Drop in anytime! Designers are encouraged to register at RSVP: www.universaltothetrade.com/events


RSVP Required

20311

9am - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Complimentary Frosé All Day with Fabricut

Social

Market Square Tower, 403 Floor 4

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Relax, unwind, and enjoy a refreshing complimentary glass of frosé while taking in our newest collections, including Fabricut Furniture! Coffee and other refreshments will be available throughout the day.


20357

9am - 10am, Sat. Oct. 13

Wake up with Kindel Grand Rapids

Social

200 Steele, 103 Floor 1

Join us for coffee as Design Director, Denis Granda, unveils our newest Collection, FACETS!


Speakers: Denis Granda

20265

9:30am - 10:30am, Sat. Oct. 13

A Wallpaper Revolution with artisan wallpaper maker Amy Mills and expert installer Katie Hunt

Educational

Antique & Design Center SAMS G 7031 Salon

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Wallpaper is back with a vengeance! Or did it ever leave? Join an enlightening discussion with Amy Mills of Paper Mills, maker of hand block printed and hand painted custom wallpaper and Katie Hunt, expert professional installer featured on several HGTV series including Property Brothers and Holmes & Holmes. Learn about collaborating with a custom wallpaper artisan to create one-of-a-kind, show-stopping wallpaper designs for your clients, along with tips and a demonstration on how to achieve impeccable wallpaper installations, perfectly smooth with virtually no visible seams. You won’t want to miss the reveal of a very special wallpaper created by Paper Mills just for the A&DC this Fall, & expertly hung by Katie's Wallpaper Installation.


Speakers: Katie Hunt, Amy Mills

20371

9:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Oct. 13

Fibre by Auskin Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Showroom Debut

Social

H417 - Fourth Floor - IHFC

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Come and join us Saturday October 13th at 9:30am to help us celebrate our grand opening of showroom H417 in the IHFC building. We will be offering coffee and cupcakes and hope you can join us. Fibre by Auskin NATURAL AUTHENTIC DESIGN.


20035

9:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Oct. 13

Weekend Bubbly Brunch at The Antique & Design Center

Social

Market Square, G 1-72 Antique and Design Center and SAMS G-7031, G-7039 Salon Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Enjoy a glass of bubbly with biscuits and other southern brunch favorites as you begin your day of treasure hunting at the Antique & Design Center on Ground level of Historic Market Square. You won’t want to miss a single square inch of soul nourishing goodness.


20065

9:30am - 10:30am, Sat. Oct. 13

A Wallpaper Revolution with Artisan Wall-paper Maker Amy Mills and Expert Installer Katie Hunt

Educational

Antique & Design Center of High Point, Market Square, G 7031 Salon

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Wallpaper is back with a vengeance! Or did it ever leave? Join us for an enlightening discussion & demo with Amy Mills of Paper Mills, maker of hand block printed and hand painted custom wallpaper and Katie Hunt, expert professional installer featured on The Property Brothers, Holmes & Holmes & more. Learn how you can collaborate with a custom wallpaper artisan to create one-of-a-kind, show-stopping wallpaper designs for your clients, along with tips on how to achieve impeccable wallpaper installations, perfectly smooth with virtually no visible seams. You won't want to miss the reveal of a very special wallpaper created by Paper Mills just for The A&DC this Fall, & expertly hung by Katie's Wallpaper Installation.


Speakers: Amy Mills, Katie Hunt

20066

9:30am - 11am, Sat. Oct. 13

Weekend Bubbly Brunch at The Antique & Design Center

Social

Antique & Design Center of High Point, Market Square, G 7031 Salon

Enjoy a glass of bubbly with biscuits and other southern brunch favorites as you begin your day of treasure hunting at the Antique & Design Center on Ground level of Historic Market Square. You won't want to miss a single square inch of soul nourishing goodness.


20116

10am - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Meet Real House Wife of New York Jill Zarin

Social

Market Square, 290 Floor 2

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Meet Real House Wife of New York Alum Jill Zarin October 13-15 and see her new Manhattan Rug Collection inspired by sophisticated Uptown homes and Downtown artists.


Speakers: Jill Zarin

20100

10am - 11am, Sat. Oct. 13

Colors, Finishes and Forecasting: What’s in a Forecast & What You’ll be Seeing Soon!

Educational

Alden Parkes, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Take a deep dive into the process of forecasting while you view stunning visual examples of what tomorrow’s consumers will desire in their surroundings. Join color marketing expert Kathy Andersson in a visually rich presentation exploring color, materials, and surface trends for 2019 and how they are determined. Kathy Andersson will provide expert insight on color choices, surface applications, and materials influencing tomorrow’s consumers, as well as costly pitfalls to avoid when making design decisions. By the end of this seminar you’ll have the tools to help you better communicate with manufacturers and customers about your color decisions. A question and answer segment with follow. Co-Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt and Alden Parkes


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Kathy Andersson

20261

10am - 11am, Sat. Oct. 13

Dominate the Digital

Educational

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Join digital expert Dennis Sarlo and members of his Dering Hall team as they moderate a roundtable on web-based marketing techniques and how you can differentiate yourself with your online presence. This group coaching session will offer sound advice on everything from Instagram to SEO to overall strategy management so you leave ready to dominate the digital landscape.  


Speakers: Dennis Sarlo

20192

10am - 12am, Sat. Oct. 13

The Brunch at M90: Fall Edition

Social

Market Square, M70, M90 Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Enjoy a brunch full of everyone’s favorite fall flavors – pumpkin spice, apples, caramel, cinnamon, and maple galore. Bottomless apple cider mimosas, anyone?


20353

10am - 12pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Meet & Greet with Dowel Furniture

Social

IHFC, IH506 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Come meet Joanne Hallare Lee and Ray Hallare, co-founders of Interhall’s newest brand Dowel Furniture, as they toast to their first High Point Market. Designers Barbara Elza Hirsch and Duncan Hughes will be on hand to showcase their new designs for the brand.


20380

10am - 12pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Be a part of KOKET's brand video

Social

IH106

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

KOKET is shooting a new brand video! Be a part of it! Visit KOKET at IH106!


20297

10am - 11am, Sat. Oct. 13

Meet David Kitts

Social

Suites At Market Square, M-7053 Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Get a sneak peek at lighting designs for 2019 from David Kitts, known for such iconic designs as the Brindille, Erlenmeyer and Planar.


Speakers: David Kitts

20361

10am - 11am, Sat. Oct. 13

Lite Source Inc. Launches Its New Production sub-line Arteglasse™

Social

IHFC, D417 Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Lite Source, Inc. wants to invite you to experience Arteglasse™, the latest collection from its own design team. This collection features a combination of the latest design concepts and fashion trends in home decor, brought to life by the meticulous craftsmanship of art glass fabrication. You will find a harmonious blend of the familiar and the new within Arteglasse™, with a result that can accentuate a range of styles and decor. The collection will continue to evolve with the changing landscape of home décor. We look forward to introducing you to even more novel Arteglasse™ lamps in the near future.


Speakers: Tony Lee

20337

10am - 11am, Sat. Oct. 13

Meet David Kitts

Social

Hubbardton Forge, Suites at Market Square M-7053

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Get a sneak peek at lighting designs for 2019 from David Kitts, known for such iconic designs as the Brindille, Erlenmeyer and Planar.


Speakers: David Kitts

20012

10:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Oct. 13

Local SEO for Retailers that SELLS!

Educational

Home Furnishings Association Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

As a retailer in today’s market, you should understand the essential tools needed to drive more in-store sales. With Amazon and Wayfair offering so much online, you must focus on your local presence to set yourself apart from these e-commerce giants. The answer: local Search Engine Optimization (SEO). In this seminar you will get an understanding of how local SEO works, hear pro tips on using links, citations, reviews and learn how to configure your website for local SEO best practices, while seeing real industry examples. Speakers: Ken Widger and Josh Astete, MicroD


Speakers: Ken Widger, Josh Astete

20113

11am - 12pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Contemporary Highlights Tour with Jamie Meares - Furbish Studio

Educational

Tour will depart from the 10th Floor of IHFC - Elevators in Commerce Wing by C1058

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Designers, bloggers and social media maestros not only have their finger on the pulse of what is hot today, they influence consumer demand tomorrow. To get a first-hand look at what designer Jamie Meares, Founder and Creative Director of retailer Furbish Studio and blogger of isuwannee.com, thinks is hot in contemporary furniture at High Point Market this Fall, spend an hour on an intimate guided tour with her. Join Jamie as she introduces you to her favorite contemporary finds in IHFC, on floors 10 & 11 - a must-see for every designer and retailer looking for what’s new and innovative. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMkt. RSVP required. To Register visit: http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/seminars-and-events/


Speakers: Jamie Meares

RSVP Required

20058

11am - 12pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Platform Building: The Power of Persuasion

Educational

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Whether it’s a book, licensing collaboration or building an online following, many designers are using their platforms not only to market their businesses but also as an extension of their personal brands and values. In a panel discussion with interior designers and licensors Corey Damen Jenkins, Cheryl Luckett and Jennifer Gracie, moderated by author Kim Kuhteubl, designers will learn all of the online and offline ways to connect with the people who want to hear from them most and get practical tips on engaging their unique tribe that they can influence. Book signings to follow. Co-Sponsored by Leathercraft Inc., Hudson Valley Lighting and IMC-DesignOnHPMkt (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Corey Damen Jenkins, Cheryl Luckett, Kim Kuhteubl, Jennifer Gracie

20128

11am - 1am, Sat. Oct. 13

Lunch with Emerald Home Furnishings

Social

Centers of High Point: Hamilton, 201 Level 2

Neighborhood: Centennial Wrenn South

Join us for a delicious catered lunch! A wonderful meal together will close with an ice cream treat from our soft serve ice cream bar. Come for the food, stay for the furniture!


20243

11am - 12:30pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Panel: Wanderlust: Travel, Culture and Design

Educational

IHFC, M110 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Join us at 11 AM for a stellar panel: Wanderlust | Travel, Culture & Design. Panelists are David Santiago, Kelli Ellis, Scot Meacham Wood, and the one and only Michelle Nussbaumer. Gary Inman will moderate the panel with a theme sure to entice market attendees. Wanderlust....the passion to travel and explore other cultures and interpret our adventures through design.


Speakers: Kelli Ellis, Gary Inman, Scot Meacham Wood, David Santiago, Michelle Nussbaumer

20223

11am - 12pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Chaise Lounge Design Panel

Educational

101 S. Hamilton St.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Nick May of the Chaise Lounge Podcast hosts a panel discussion with designers. (panelists announced mid September)


Speakers: Nick May

RSVP Required

20363

11am - 7pm, Sat. Oct. 13

All Day Fun and Frolic with a new theme each day

Social

200 N. Hamilton St., N Ct 213 Floor 2

Each day, refreshments will be served and each night will be a theme with food and drink to complement the theme of the night. Join us Friday through Tuesday.


20379

11am - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Submit your design project to the editor of the Love Happens Mag for editorial consideration

Social

IHFC, IH106 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

If you have a stunning design project you would like to submit to our editor, come by KOKET's booth IH106. Our editor is excited to see your interior design projects. She will be selecting a few projects from High Point to feature in the Love Happens online and printed Magazine!


20384

11:30am - 12pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Jeff Foxworthy Comedy Event

Social

Furniture Plaza, 412 Floor 4

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Jeff Foxworthy will be doing a stand up comedy show in the Man Wah showroom Plaza building suite 400. This event will be at 11:30 am and all market attendees are invited. The event will last 30 minutes.


Speakers: Jeff Foxworthy

20284

11:30am - 1pm, Sat. Oct. 13

HFA Buyer Lunch

Social

Plaza Suites, 1-527 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Take a break from all your shopping and join us for lunch at market. All buyers welcome.


20195

11:30am - 2pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Parson’s Table Pop-Up

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Offering the wildly popular homemade sandwiches, salads, sourdough bread and desserts that Market-goers have come to know and love for decades, the ladies of Parson’s Table will celebrate their 40th anniversary with a pop-up lunch service daily in The Point from 11:30am – 2pm on Friday, October 12 – Tuesday, October 16.


20176

11:30am - 1pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Complimentary Lunch with Burton James

Social

310 N. Hamilton St., Hamilton Court S-101 Floor 1

Come in, kick up your heels and enjoy a relaxing complimentary lunch in the Burton James showroom!


20044

12pm - 1pm, Sat. Oct. 13

DESIGN VIEWPOINTS SERIES – The Interior Design Industry: The New Business as Usual

Educational

High Point Theatre (located in the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

The interior design industry is evolving, from online design services, to products widely available to consumers. The new business as usual is in a continuous state of change and your business must adapt. Designers need to consider new approaches to reposition their value and gain a competitive edge. Led by Julia Noran Johnston of Business of Home, this moderated discussion will bring together the perspectives of Justina Blakeney, Kerrie Kelly, FASID, NKBA, CAPS, Noa Santos, and Kimberley Seldon to discuss how they are adapting to the new business as usual. Presented by the High Point Market Authority and ASID. Complimentary boxed lunch provided. 0.1 IDCEC-approved CEU.


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Julia Noran Johnston, Justina Blakeney, Kerrie Kelly, Noa Santos, Kimberley Seldon

20275

12pm - 4:30pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Lunch and Cocktail Party

Social

IHFC, D420 Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join us for lunch and a cocktail party from 12pm-4:30pm, Saturday, October 13 to Monday, October 15.


20312

12pm - 2pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Complimentary Lunch with Fabricut

Social

Market Square Tower, 403 Floor 4

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Stop by the Fabricut showroom to recharge with a light lunch, compliments of Fabricut. Lunch is first come, first served. Frosé, coffee and other refreshments will be available throughout the day. While enjoying lunch, preview our latest collections including our new Quick Ship Panel program, Fabricut Furniture, and wallcovering collections from Vern Yip and Jaclyn Smith!


20199

12:30pm - 1:30pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Lunch Bunch with Bill McLoughlin and Susan Dickenson

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Stop by The Point and enjoy lunch with the editors from the two High Point Market daily publications, Bill McLoughlin of Furniture Today and Susan Dickenson of Home Accents Today. The Parson’s Table Pop-Up will have homemade salads and sandwiches for sale or you can bring your own.


20013

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Oct. 13

How Style Discovery is Transforming the Face of Retail

Educational

Home Furnishings Association Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

The retail industry has come a long way in “personalizing” the shopper experience, but what more can we do to put the customer at the heart of their own shopping experience? We will discuss the quickly evolving expectation of consumers and how innovations in AI are providing ways to better service them at scale. We will also discuss Style Discover Experience (SDX), which is a new, fun way to shop. SDX technology considers sku-level data, which is empowering and inspiring shoppers to discover their own unique style across the retailer’s broad catalog and makes it easy for them to take the next step to purchase. Speaker: Laura Khoury, CEO, Shoptelligence


Speakers: Laura Khoury

20072

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Oct. 13

TrendWatch: Fall 2018 - An Inside Look at the Future of Design

Educational

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

IMC-DesignOnHPMkt's popular TrendWatch program returns to High Point Market this fall with an inside look at leading trends shaping the home furnishings industry. TrendWatch, both an opening-day seminar and three on-site trend displays, is directed by Julie Smith Vincenti of Nine Muses Media. Julie will present upon the three key design directions she predicts will most impact home furnishings market in the future: Line & Structure; Riveting & Romantic; Plein Air. Trendwatch offers insight into how these trends will influence interior décor and product designs for furniture, upholstery, fabrics, decorative accessories and more, while giving designers the inspiration and creative insight to meet the needs of their clients in the future.


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Julie Smith Vincenti

20310

1pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

COME MEET IAN AT THE BAR!

Social

330 N. Hamilton St., 101 Floor 1

The Resource Decor Bar provides the ideal alfresco spot for a well-earned drink after a day at High Point Market. This year we invite you to ‘Meet IAN at the Bar”. To celebrate the further rollout of our customized sofa seating solution (IAN) we invite you to come and customize your very own IAN cocktail. Create the perfect drink in just 5 easy steps! On Sunday we will host a special party for all attendees with resident DJ in-house. Hope to see you there!


20355

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Designing Your Media Empire

Educational

101 S. Hamilton St.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join us for a witty, fast-paced dive into the world of bringing your brand to the next level as Barrie Livingstone, Justin Shaulis and Julia Buckingham share with you how to design your media empire. The first 100 attendees will receive an exclusive Steelyard nail polish designed just for this event! RSVP: https://www.universaltothetrade.com/marketevents


Speakers: Julia Buckingham, Justin Shaulis, Barrie Livingstone

RSVP Required

20377

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Oct. 13

KOKET Be Empowered T-shirt Giveaway

Social

IHFC, IH106 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Experience KOKET, meet our wonderful team members, and pick up a BE EMPOWERED T-Shirt. Be sure to visit KOKET in IH106.


20367

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Oct. 13

The Inspiration Behind the Designs Panel Discussion

Educational

Showplace, 4100 Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Presented by Furniture, Lighting & Décor Magazine Join interior and product designers Michel Smith Boyd, Toma Clark Haines “The Antiques Diva”, Mary Douglas Drysdale, Xander Noori, and Keon Khajavi-Noori as they discuss where they seek inspiration, how they overcome the dreaded creative block, and give tips and tools for recharging your creative batteries.


Speakers: Michel Smith Boyd, Mary Douglas Drysdale, Toma Clark-Haines, Xander Noori, Keon Khajavi-Noori

RSVP Required

20339

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Meet Jeffrey Alan Marks

Social

IHFC, D202 Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Please join us and meet celebrity designer Jeffrey Alan Marks. Have a lively chat with Jeffrey and see his new Collection by PALECEK while enjoying cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.


Speakers: Jeffrey Alan Marks

20340

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Paper Marbling

Social

Showplace, 3300 Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Come take a break in the Jaipur Living showroom and channel your inner artist by marbleizing paper! A little history: The art of using absorbent paper to pick up ink from a liquid bath dates back to the twelfth century. A lot of fun: You'll learn how to design intricate patterns in vividly-colored inks and then transfer them onto paper that you can take home with you!


RSVP Required

20277

2pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Design Tour and Meet & Greet with Rifle Paper Co.’s Anna Bond

Social

Loloi, IHFC, D320

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Loloi will host a meet & greet and design tour event with renowned illustrator and co-owner of Rifle Paper Co., Anna Bond. As Loloi’s most recent licensed collaboration, the Rifle Paper Co. x Loloi collection will debut three new rug collections and various new pillow designs. This event will offer customers a chance to visit with Bond, receive signed art prints and see her new rug and pillow collections with Loloi.


Speakers: Anna Bond

20271

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Oct. 13

MIDTOWN LAUNCH & BOOK SIGNING

Social

Market Square, 314 Floor 3

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join Galerie Magazine and Hickory Chair as we celebrate the launch of the Midtown Collection and a very special book signing event. Come discover the luxury of our Midtown collection that features distinctive bedroom, dining room and living room items with nearly endless personalization options for your home. Suzanne Kasler will unveil her new book, Sophisticated Simplicity, during our Midtown Collection launch event. Suzanne Kasler, Mariette Himes Gomez and Susan Hable will each have signings for their beautiful and inspirational books. Hickory Chair, Market Square MS314 305 West High Avenue, Third Floor


RSVP Required

20288

2pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Design Tour and Art Prints Signing with Rifle Paper Co.’s Anna Bond

Social

IHFC, D320 Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Loloi announces it will host a meet-n-greet and design tour event with renowned illustrator and co-owner of Rifle Paper Co., Anna Bond during the Fall High Point Market. The event will offer customers a chance to visit with Bond, receive signed art prints and see her new rug and pillow collections with Loloi.


Speakers: Anna Bond

20301

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Chinese Silk Painting Live Demonstration

Educational

ASP and Company, Suites at Market Square - T-814

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Chinese Silk Painting is an ancient technique dating back 2000 years. Artisans of the Imperial Court delicately applied colored pigment to silk cloth. Today, hand painted silk can be found around the world and is considered a beautiful luxury. At ASP and Company we love to merge modern design with ancient artisanal techniques and we are thrilled to share this beautiful art form with you. We will demonstrate the process of modern silk painting with ASP and Company artist Kaveri Singh on Saturday, October 13 at 2pm and Monday, October 15 at 2pm in our suite at Market Square Top floor T-814. Light refreshments will be provided.


20079

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Afternoon Social

Social

SAMS (Suites and SALON)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join us for complimentary beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20082

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Afternoon Social

Social

C&D (Floors 1-8; Alternating Days)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join us for complimentary beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20069

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Suite Spot Tour with Gary Inman - Hospitality Focus

Educational

Tour will depart from the Top Floor of the Suites at Market Square

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Designers, bloggers and social media maestros not only have their finger on the pulse of what is hot today, they influence consumer demand tomorrow. To get a first-hand look at what Nationally recognized designer and hospitality expert Gary Inman, VP of Hospitality with Baskervill and creator of The Art of Fine Living, thinks is trending at High Point Market this fall, spend an hour on an intimate guided tour with him. Join Gary as he introduces you to his favorite hospitality finds on all three floors of The Suites at Market Square – the largest and only presentation of temporary exhibits and a must-see for every designer and retailer looking for what’s new and innovative. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMkt. RSVP required.


Speakers: Gary Inman

RSVP Required

20088

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Afternoon Social

Social

IHFC (Accessory Floors, 2, 3, 4 & 4th Floor on Main, 7, 10 &11)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join us for complimentary beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20179

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Oct. 13

The Ins and Outs of Licensing

Educational

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

When building a design business and developing a brand, product design and licensing opportunities often arise. Even for those passionate about creating, how do you know if it’s the right time or the perfect partnership? What steps should you take to ensure a mutually beneficial relationship between you and a manufacturer? Get your questions answered by the experts during a roundtable discussion with licensing specialist Dwayne Clark and licensors Libby Langdon and Denise McGaha as they share their experience, advice and helpful tips.


Speakers: Dwayne Clark, Libby Langdon, Denise McGaha

20099

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Showhouse in a Showroom Panel: Is a Niche Critical for Your Business?

Educational

Alden Parkes, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Does a niche design style or brand help or hurt business? Our panel of designers looks at the pros and cons of focusing your brand in a lively and fun discussion. Featuring the Showhouse in a Showroom designers, Billy Ceglia, Jeanne Chung, Kara Cox, Cynthia Ferguson, Shay Geyer, Kimberly Perron, and AphroChic (Jeanine Hays & Bryon Mason). Moderated by Jane Dagmi, Editor in Chief of Designers Today. A question and answer segment will follow. Co-Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt and Alden Parkes (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Billy Ceglia, Jeanne Chung, Kara Cox, Cynthia Ferguson, Shay Geyer, Kimberly Perron, Jeanine Hays, Bryon Mason, Jane Dagmi

20230

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Small Batch Gatherings. Big-Picture Strategies.

Educational

Mill Collective Talks Area

Neighborhood: North Elm

Small Batch Gatherings. Big-Picture Strategies. Maximizing the power of community in your communications. As part of her own press strategy, Amy Flurry, author of Recipe for Press: Designer Edition, has initiated porch parties, potlucks, and picnics across the country to connect with new people and nurture valued relationships within the industry. Discover how these fun, informal social events serve up a powerful professional bonus—fresh, one-of-a-kind opportunities for beautiful photography to share on social channels, in newsletters, and in blog posts. In this session, Amy shows how collaborating with fellow creatives can generate exclusive lifestyle content that can define and elevate your brand's communications in unexpected ways.


Speakers: Amy Flurry

20014

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Oct. 13

YouTube: How to Use Video to Drive Customer Traffic

Educational

Home Furnishings Association Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Do you have any idea how many YouTube videos are watched every second? Over 74,000. Learn how to get started with digital video advertising, turning viewers of all ages into new customers who will discover and choose your store when they’re ready to buy. You will see real examples of videos being run on YouTube that are transforming the path to purchase to generate product and store awareness online. Learn new strategies to use video and rich media placements to attract high-intent customers, drive sales and how to leverage YouTube to “feed the Funnel”. Speaker: Gary Galloway, Netsertive


Speakers: Gary Galloway

20042

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Oct. 13

KEYNOTE SERIES: 20/20 Vision – Forecasting Color & Home Trends for 2019/20 with Sherwin-Williams & Fashion Snoops

Educational

High Point Theatre (located in the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

How do you look ahead with clarity to the trends and movements that will impact home fashion in the next few years? How do you use a forecast to provide confidence to a client or customer on the selections you're recommending? Join Sue Wadden, Director of Color Marketing for The Sherwin-Williams Company, and Jaye Anna Mize, VP of Home and Interiors for Fashion Snoops, as they examine the intricate world of color and trend forecasting and share insights into the macro trends that will impact home interiors in 2019, 2020 and beyond. Attendees will receive Sherwin-Williams’ newly released Colormix Forecast 2019.


Speakers: Sue Wadden, Jaye Anna Mize

20246

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Debuting The Barry Goralnick Collection for Currey & Company

Social

IHFC, M110 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Meet New York’s celebrated architect & designer, Barry Goralnick! Get a first look at his new collections for Currey & Company!


20302

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Design's New Deal

Educational

310 N. Hamilton St., Hamilton Court S-101 Floor 1

From the benefits of social media to a host of advanced business technology, never before has there been so many tools – and challenges – available to modern interior design professionals. Join us as industry veteran Barry Lantz channels his 40 years of experience in leading the fresh voices of MA Allen, Rachel Cannon and Mikel Welch in a conversation focused on creating success for your design brand and business in today’s ever-changing market!


Speakers: Barry Lantz, MA Allen, Rachel Cannon, Mikel Welch

RSVP Required

20321

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Drinks & Designers: Replacements, Ltd.

Social

Suites At Market Square, M-1015 Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Grab a cocktail and find inspiration from the stunning spaces created exclusively for Replacements by our amazing design partners. See how Madcap Cottage, Jean Liu, Jonathan Savage & Traci Zeller weave china, crystal and silver from Replacements’ Designer Program into their personal stories.


Speakers: Jean Liu, Traci Zeller , Jonathan Savage

20274

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Showroom Opening

Social

IHFC, IH114 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join us to celebrate the opening of our permanent InterHall Showroom on Saturday, October 13th from 3-5pm. Refreshments will be served.


20392

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Showhouse in a Showroom Launch Party

Social

200 N. Hamilton St., S Ct 110 Floor 1

Please join us on Saturday October 13th from 3pm-5pm for our Showhouse in a Showroom Launch Party! We'll be honoring a selection of amazing designers including Billy Ceglia, Jeanne Chung, Kara Cox, Cynthia Ferguson, Shay Geyer, Jeanine Hays, Bryan Mason and Kimberly Perron. We hope to see you there! Co-Sponsored with Traditional Home. 200 North Hamilton Street, Suite 110


20382

20303

3:15pm - 4pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Meet and Greet with Kathy Ireland

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Meet and greet with the world-famous lifestyle designer and, according to Fairchild Publications, one of the 50 most influential people in fashion, Kathy Ireland.


Speakers: Kathy Ireland

20375

3:30pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Inspired Afternoons

Social

Classic Home, IHFC D443

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Don't let the afternoons get you down. Shop & sip your way through the Classic Home showroom during our Happy Hour. Inspired cocktails, hors d'oeuvres & exciting introductions await at Classic Home.


20008

3:30pm - 7:30pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Phillips Collection "Meatballs & Moonshine" Industry Mixer

Social

IHFC, C202 Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Come one, come all! We are hosting our MEATBALLS & MOONSHINE Industry Mixer during the High Point Market on opening night. Thank you to our sponsors, IHFC (International Home Furnishings Center), High Point Market | The World's Home for Home Furnishings, Design on High Point Market, Home Accents Today, Furniture Today, WithIt, Accessories Resource Team, Interior Design Society, American Society of Furniture Designers, American Society of Interior Designers/ASID, SteelyardAccess and Sustainable Furnishings Council!


RSVP Required

20073

3:30pm - 4:30pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Fearless Design

Educational

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join Holly Hollingsworth Phillips, U.S. Brand Ambassador for the Florence Broadhurst: Fearless Design campaign with The English Room, as she discusses what it truly means to create Fearless Design. This inspiring panel includes Mally Skok, Founder of Mally Skok Design; Julia Buckingham, Founder of Buckingham Interiors and Design and Modernique; Jamie Meares, Founder of Furbish Studio; Allison Mattison, Co-Owner of Trellis Home; Tavia Forbes & Monet Masters, Founders and Principal designers at Forbes + Masters. Reception and book signings to follow. Co-Sponsored by Selamat, York Wallcoverings and IMC-DesignOnHPMkt (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Mally Skok, Julia Buckingham, Jamie Meares, Allison Mattison, Tavia Forbes, Monet Masters, Holly Hollingsworth Phillips

20086

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

InterHall Martini Parties

Social

IHFC: InterHall 1st Floor

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Where Market Mixes! InterHall at IHFC. Specialty Martinis at 4 different locations throughout InterHall. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20062

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Complimentary Afternoon Bars

Social

200 N. Hamilton Street (Alternating Floors)

Join us for beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20063

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Happy Hour at The Antique & Design Center

Social

Antique & Design Center of High Point, Market Square, G 7031 Salon

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Make the last few hours of the day the best, with a taste of Whiskey made right here in North Carolina, compliments of Troy & Sons Distillers, to accompany your Happy Hour shopping at The Antique & Design Center.


20015

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Merchandising Your Store to Maximize Profits

Educational

Home Furnishings Association Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Discover the tools and techniques to improve your in-store merchandising that will result in greater profits for your bottom line. We will learn how to create destinations to pull customers through your store, what kind of merchandise is impulse driven and where should they be located, how merchandising has changed since the internet, how to make your staff more accessible to customers and how to create pleasant sensory experiences. Speaker: Martin Roberts, Martin Roberts Design


Speakers: Martin Roberts

20093

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Complimentary Afternoon Bars

Social

Showplace (Floors 1, 2 & 3)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join us for beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20094

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Complimentary Afternoon Bars

Social

Market Square (Floors 1&2)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join us for beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20125

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Hospitality Hour

Social

200 Steele, 121 Floor 1

Join us for an early evening of drinks and good company!


20255

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Abracadabra Just Say Pouf

Educational

Suites At Market Square, T-816 Top Floor

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Easy magnolia and greenery designs demonstration with Erin Weston of Weston Farms. Join us for a bubbly beverage.


Speakers: Erin Weston

20259

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Afternoon Sundowners to introduce Avoova

Social

Suites At Market Square, G-7038 Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join Ngala Trading Co. as they introduce a brand new line, Avoova! Based in South Africa, Avoova is known for their luxurious, creamy veneers that are created out of thousands of shards of polished ostrich eggshell. It's commonly referred to the "shagreen of South Africa". Avoova is now exclusively available to North America through Ngala Trading Co.


20260

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Couture Lamps Afternoon Happy Hour & New Product Debut

Social

IHFC, G263 Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join Couture Lamps for a cocktail and light bites as you preview Fall/Winter '18 introductions! Cocktail hour (or 2!) will occur on Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Saturday's Happy Hour will coincide with showroom partner Mitchell Black's debut of the Mrs. Paranjape's Papers wallpaper collection! Sure to be a buzz-worthy event full of Instagrammable moments!


20158

4pm - 8pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Cocktails & Small Bites

Social

320 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Stop by from 4:00-8:00pm for local brews, wine and small bites catered by Sweet Basil.


20159

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Sunsets with Sunbrella

Social

Showplace, 5000 Floor 5

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Come discover our Sunbrella fabric collections and get inspired by the latest trends in performance coverings. Sample seasonal hors d’oeuvres, signature cocktails, and exclusive Italian wines on our private patio featuring one of the best sunsets at Market. Sunbrella is a leader in performance fabrics for indoor & outdoor upholstery. Their collections are inspired by rich color palettes, cultivated trend stories and an array of textures.


RSVP Required

20154

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Chairish Celebrates Vintage Cool at 214 Modern

Social

314 W. Russell Ave.

Join Team Chairish to toast the new location of 214 Modern Vintage. Please stop by for afternoon nibbles and adult beverages. Meet team Chairish and the fabulous dealers of 214 including Stephanie Schofield, Gillian Bryce, Tandem Antiques, Trilogy Antiques, The Hudson Mercantile, Dinnerparty Antiques, Architectural Anarchy and Rod Coles.


20190

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Martyn Lawrence Bullard for Corbett Lighting Sponsored by Elle Décor

Social

Market Square, M70, M90 Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Celebrate the launch of Corbett Lighting’s highly anticipated collaboration with interior designer, author, and television personality Martyn Lawrence Bullard.


Speakers: Martyn Lawrence Bullard

20201

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Seeking Sanctuary with Ray Booth & Kathryn Scott

Educational

Antique & Design Center

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join AD100 top designer Ray Booth of McAlpine House and award-winning artist and designer Kathryn Scott of Kathryn Scott Design Studio for a glass of bubbly and an intimate conversation about the potential of design to evoke emotion and create serenity and harmony. They will be discussing how they seek sanctuary in their own homes, what choices they gravitate toward and how they live. A book signing and reception will follow of “Evocative Interiors” by Ray Booth and “Creating Beauty: Interiors” by Kathryn Scott.


Speakers: Ray Booth, Kathryn Scott

20381

4pm - 8pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Dorya BAR 107 Cocktails & Hor d'Oeuvres

Social

330 N. Hamilton St., 107 Floor 1

Please join us at DORYA BAR 107 for Cocktails, Champagne Hour & Hor d'Oeuvres.


20336

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Spring 2019 Collection Launch Party

Social

IHFC, H512 Floor 5

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join us to preview our Spring 2019 Collection, where we'll be showcasing our new upholstery and dining collection. Drinks, snacks and a classic video games competition. Prize for highest Donkey Kong score.


20314

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Meva Wine and Cheese Happy Hour!

Social

IHFC, H624 Floor 6

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

We invite you and your colleagues to join Meva management and representatives for wine and cheese! Hosted at 4-6pm each day, we offer you the opportunity to discuss the future of product inspiration and design with us. Attendees will have a chance to free their minds and participate in sketching seminars where each individual will be able to use their inspiration to plan with us the styles they want to turn into reality!


RSVP Required

20316

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Book Signing for Courtney Allison's, "French Country Cottage"

Social

110 N. Wrenn St.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Please join Eloquence® as we host Courtney Allison's book signing celebrating "French Country Cottage". Come and get inspired by her incredible new book, filled with beautiful lifestyle images for all seasons. Saturday, October 13th, 4-6pm.


Speakers: Courtney Allison

20305

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Visual Comfort Happy Hour

Social

Commerce & Design, 2G, 2I Floor 2

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Come visit our showroom daily to enjoy complimentary beverages and hors d'oeuvres as you shop our broad collection.


20293

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Celebrate With Us Our Newest Designs

Social

IHFC, IH110 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Sip champagne, munch on delicious cookies and get a private tour through our showroom with John and Carisa. Learn about our process, manufacturing and design collaboration. We are celebrating our newest designs and would love for you to join us!


20272

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

KIM SCODRO FOR PEARSON LAUNCH

Social

Market Square, 300 Floor 3

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Luxe Magazine and Pearson invite you to join us for a very special event as we celebrate the launch of the Kim Scodro Collection. This beautiful upholstery collection is complete with sofas, chairs, bar stools, ottomans and a skirted end table. The elegant silhouettes that Kim has designed have been lovingly bench made in Pearson’s Hickory, North Carolina workroom. The Kim Scodro Collection is the largest licensed collection ever launched by Pearson. Pearson, Market Square MS300 305 West High Avenue, Third Floor


RSVP Required

20266

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Happy Hour at The Antique & Design Center

Social

Market Square, G 1-72 Antique and Design Center and SAMS G-7031, G-7039 Salon Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Make the last few hours of the day the best, with a taste of Whiskey made right here in North Carolina, compliments of Troy & Sons Distillers, to accompany your Happy Hour shopping at The Antique & Design Center.


20282

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

HFA - Happy Hour

Social

Plaza Suites, 1-527 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

After a long day of shopping stop by HFA's Retailer Resource Center for our Happy Hour with beer, wine, and light refreshments.


20221

4:15pm - 5pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Meet & Greet with HGTV’s Home Town Stars, Erin and Ben Napier

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Meet and greet with the dynamic duo featured on HGTV’s hit series Home Town and founders of Scotsman Co., Erin and Ben Napier, as the celebrate the launch of their first furniture collection with Vaughan-Bassett Furniture.


Speakers: Erin Napier, Ben Napier

20174

4:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Happy Hour with Burton James

Social

310 N. Hamilton St., Hamilton Court S-101 Floor 1

Get "Happy on Hamilton" at Burton James' daily happy hour full of bubbling beverages and light bites!


20148

4:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Wine Down Daily

Social

200 Steele, 119 Floor 1

Wine down from your market day and enjoy cheese and wine at Scarborough House.


20074

4:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Fearless Design Meet & Greet Reception

Social

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

You won’t want to miss this festive celebration of Fearless Design and meet & greet with our esteemed group of forward thinking designers. Lively hors d'oeuvres and cocktails will be served. Julia Buckingham will also be on hand signing copies of her book Modernique. Books will be available for purchase onsite. Co-Sponsored by Selamat, York Wallcoverings and IMC-DesignOnHPMkt


20092

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Sunset on 3

Social

Showplace: 3rd Floor Balcony

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Complimentary Beer, Wine and Passed Hors d'oeuvres. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20225

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Black Interior Designers Network Mixer at The Point

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Join members of the Black Interior Designers Network as they mix and mingle. Enjoy complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres while developing and deepening important business connections.


20217

5pm - 8pm, Sat. Oct. 13

After Hours at The Point

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Unwind after a full day of inspiration at Market with beer and wine from a local brewery, Brown Truck Brewery, and some of the finest food truck creations High Point has to offer. Take time to reflect, connect with other Market guests or simply put your feet up and enjoy a quick break before heading back out for the evening’s social events.


20218

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Champagne Social

Social

Market Square, 202 Floor 2

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Slip in for a Sip - or two! Join us daily 5-7pm, October 11-17, and we'll pop a cork for you!


20156

5pm - 6:30pm, Sat. Oct. 13

End Your Day on Elm

Social

220 Elm,

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Unwind in our courtyard with live music by the Mulligans. Enjoy appetizers prepared by the Palliser chefs, and served with beer and wine.


20313

5pm - 8pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Globally Inspired Movable Feast

Social

200 N. Hamilton St., N Ct 213 Floor 2

Join Spectra Home for buzzy breakfasts each morning or get your chill on with our resident mixologist and a globally inspired movable feast every night.


20269

6pm - 12am, Sat. Oct. 13

ZUO's Annual Event - Celebrating 14 years of #ZUOStyle !

Social

IHFC D502

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Celebrating 14 years of ZUO’s Iconic Style – I personally invite YOU ALL - my friends + family; including the esteemed press, media, public relations, marketing, tenant & leasing managers, facilities & logistics teams, and their co-workers / partners - to join us for our annual High Point Event. This year’s Bond themed event will feature live music, international dj’s, full bar, catering and live performances. Dress to impress or come in as your favorite Bond character or villain. Saturday, October 13, 2018 From 6PM -midnight IHFC, Design 5th FL, D502 Rsvp: Zuomod.com/2018_HPEvent_007 Dress Code: Iconic Bond Fashion


RSVP Required

20119

6pm - 8pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Fall Market Celebration

Social

200 Steele, 213 Floor 2

Join us on Saturday night from 6-8 pm for an evening of music, drinks, food, and good company!


20262

6:30pm - 11pm, Sat. Oct. 13

SUNPAN GARDEN PARTY

Social

Showplace, 1200 Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join us for an enchanted evening in the gardens, with cocktails and conversations, divine hors d’oeuvres and desserts, and live entertainment. All Buyers welcome. Space is limited. RSVP at www.sunpan.rsvpify.com.


RSVP Required

20253

7pm - 9pm, Sat. Oct. 13

Stars Under the Stars Featuring Jocelyn & Chris Arndt

Social

Center Stage at the Transportation Terminal

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Complimentary food and beverages will be served. Sponsored by the High Point Market Authority. *NOTE: 6:45pm early entry for Market guests issued a Buyer pass.