Events

20021

7:30am - 9am, Sat. Apr. 06

Live Painting Demonstrations

Educational

Linda Donohue Fine Art, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Watch live demonstrations by Linda Donohue of seascapes and abstract expressionist paintings in acrylics on canvas using a pallet knife and brushes.


Speakers: Michelle Lamb

20227

8am - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 06

#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.


20231

8am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

Breakfast with Hurtado Furniture

Social

HURTADO

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy exclusive designs by Hurtado Furniture such as the introductions to the Santa Barbara Collection, Soho Collection, and many more. We look forward to your visit to our showroom.


20040

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

Complimentary Gourmet Coffee

Social

200 N Hamilton: Courtyard

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


20125

8am - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Phillips Collection Warehouse Tour

Social

916 Finch Ave, High Point, NC 27263

Come see our sprawling 400,000 square foot campus just minutes from downtown High Point where we'll be touring the vast live edge and geode inventory all day long. No appointments necessary, just pop in and we'll greet you at the door!


20164

8am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Daily Breakfast and Lunch

Social

Unique Loom, Market Square, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Please join us for breakfast and/or lunch daily in our showroom - MS 290.


20182

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

Mimosas & Macaroons

Social

Century Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Start your day off right with "Build Your Own" Mimosa Bar & tasty macaroons in the Century showroom.


20060

8:30am - 9:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

Showplace Complimentary Breakfast

Social

Showplace Atrium

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

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


20070

9am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

Make Your Online Store Just as Inviting as Your Showroom

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

You’ve got an attractive, friendly store. Your website should be just as inviting – and more! This seminar will show you best practices for your website and how to use analytics to create buyer profiles, define your valuable conversions, optimize your design, select website tools and technologies, and create a personal shopping experience. Speaker: Ken Widger, MicroD.


Speakers: Ken Widger

20111

9am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

Coffee in Bed

Educational

Luxe Sleep/Pandora de Balthazar, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

What better way to start your morning at Market, then to get back in bed?! Stop by our showroom for a cup of coffee and curl up in one of our beds to experience our life changing European Sleep System! This unique 15 minute experience will set the perfect day ahead!


20197

9am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 06

Systematizing Your Business For Sanity and Scale with Gail Doby and Kathleen DiPaolo

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Join Gail Doby & Kathleen DiPaolo to find out how to simplify and systematize your interior design business so you are working less and making more money. Learn how to easily onboard and train your employees to deliver outstanding service; how to onboard your interior design clients to meet and exceed their expectations; and how to delegate effectively so you are out of the weeds. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


Speakers: Gail Doby, Kathleen DiPaolo

RSVP Required

20098

9:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

Style Spotters Trend Tours - Expanded for 2019!

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

New, expanded format for 2019! Now you can enjoy a personal trip through some of the most stunning showrooms at Market with one of our style spotting gurus, Saturday – Tuesday. On Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, two Style Spotters will take off from The Point each day to show you the showrooms they love to shop in a specific product category. Then, on Tuesday, immediately after the Style Spotters LIVE! event, four Style Spotters step down from the dais to take you on a personal tour of their favorite Spring Market showrooms. See the full schedule and RSVP for the Category Tours at http://highpointmarket.org/events/ss-trend-tours. Sponsored by Crypton.


Speakers: Shay Geyer, Gary Inman, Shayla Copas, Cynthia Ferguson, Courtney McLeod, Eric Haydel, Benjamin Johnston, Laura Thurman, Erinn Valencich, Kara Cox

RSVP Required

20020

10am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

The Art of Block Printing

Educational

Itinerant Studio, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join Vicki and Tom for a fun and educational class on the art of printmaking. You will not only have a chance to try printing one on your own, but will learn how to sell and use these original pieces of artwork in your next project.


Speakers: John Egger

20015

10am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 06

Top Tips for Selling the Outdoor Room at Retail

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

With 48 years of experience and 19 retail locations in central and southern Florida, the Leader’s Casual Furniture team are seasoned experts when it comes to selling outdoor and casual furnishings. Join president and executive vice president Tim and Ashley Newton for an in-depth roundtable discussion on the ins and outs of this lucrative sector as they share their experiences, proven selling tips and insight into the opportunities for growth the outdoor category can hold for furnishing retailers.


Speakers: Martin Roberts, Tim Newton, Ashley Newton

20034

10am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 06

Get Ahead of The Competition With Impactful Presentations That Get Your Clients to Say Yes...Every Time!

Educational

Alden Parkes Seminar Room, 200 N. Hamilton, S Ct 110

First impressions count! That’s why your design presentation HAS to create the "wow" factor, so your prospective clients buy into your vision and say YES, every time. Get ahead of your competitors by learning how to create a dramatic presentation that will have your clients captivated and wanting more. Expert designer Elle Cole shares her innovative and sensational ideas and fail-safe tips for presentations that will create the right buying mood and have your clients lining up to sign on the dotted line! A question and answer segment with follow. Co-Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMKT and Alden Parkes. (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Elle Cole

20207

10am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Brunch Debut of the Mally Skok x Dowel Collection!

Social

Dowel Furniture, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join Dowel Furniture co-founders Joanne Lee and Ray Hallare as they debut their new licensed furniture collection, "The Well-Traveled Home" with interior designer Mally Skok. This new collection features nine timeless designs, inspired by a lifetime of family travels and Mally's constant search to uncover vintage treasures and designs.


Speakers: Mally Skok

20071

10:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

Put the Right Logistics Technology to Work for Your Customers

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Congratulations! You made the sale! Now you’ve got to get that sofa into your customer’s living room quickly, correctly and inexpensively. The right logistics technology will help make that happen. This program provides an overview of the tools you can use to efficiently manage your inventory and delivery processes to maximize your distribution potential across your store and eCommerce channels. Speaker: Greg Strosnider, STORIS.


Speakers: Greg Strosnider

20168

11am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Bubbly Brunch at Antique & Design Center

Social

Antique & Design Center, Market Square, Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy a glass of bubbly with some 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.


20180

11am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Brunch At M90: Spring Edition

Social

Hudson Valley Lighting, Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy bottomless mimosas and all of your favorite brunch goodies at the Hudson Valley Lighting Group showroom!


20148

11am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Art of Collecting Panel Discussion | Michelle Workman, Stacey Tiveron, Barry Dixon, Larry Laslo & Gary Inman

Educational

Currey & Company, Inc, IHFC, Main, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Moderated by nationally recognized designer, Gary Inman, The Art of Collecting is the final panel in a series focused on art, travel, culture, and design. Collecting is one of the most universal and profound human pursuits. It is a form of self-expression and legacy-making that often begins in childhood and can lead to a lifetime of joy. A collection can be as simple as stamps or baseball cards, or as rare and priceless as museum-quality antiquities. Regardless of value, nothing quite rivals the thrill of the chase! This panel explores the personal passion for collecting, how designers build collections for their clients, and where they shop.


Speakers: Gary Inman, Barry Dixon, Larry Lazlo, Michelle Workman, Stacey Tiveron

20225

11:30am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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 40-plus years of serving Market guests with a pop-up lunch service daily in The Point from 11:30am – 2pm on Friday, April 5 – Tuesday, April 9.


20198

11:30am - 12:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Leather CEU with Moore & Giles

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Come hear from one of America’s oldest leather companies, Moore & Giles, as they talk about what’s new in the world of leather for interior design. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


CEU Hours: 0.1

RSVP Required

20043

11:30am - 12:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Stop Selling and Earn More in Design

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Let’s face it, you didn’t get into the interior design business to sell, you got into it to be a creative force and transform people’s environments. Well, you actually can stop selling and earn more when you understand what to do instead. No one likes being sold to. You’ll learn the simple strategies that will have prospects and clients saying “yes” to your design services, product, and packages without feeling like a slick or sleazy salesperson. This is the designer’s path to profit without ever selling. Many key tips will be discussed. A question and answer segment will follow. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMKT (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Melissa Galt

20030

12pm - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Spring Happy Hour at Elegant Lighting

Social

Elegant Lighting

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Come take a look at the new season collections and join us for happy hour with margaritas, mimosas, and tropical cocktails from 12PM-2PM on Saturday and Sunday. Lunch will also be provided daily at our showroom!


20100

12pm - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 06

DESIGN VIEWPOINTS SERIES – Lessons from A Well-Designed Business®

Educational

High Point Theatre (in the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

As host of the podcast, A Well-Designed Business®, LuAnn Nigara helps interior design professionals operate a profitable & productive business by providing useful & understandable insights through conversations with industry leaders. Join LuAnn as she shares lessons learned from A Well-Designed Business®, including an overview of critical topics for running an interior design business plus straight talk & actionable lessons to take back to your practice. Immediately after, LuAnn will be available to sign copies of her newly released book, The Things I Learned From A Well-Designed Business®. Complimentary boxed lunch provided. 0.1 IDCEC-approved CEU. Sponsored by Monogram Appliances. Presented by the High Point Market Authority and ASID.


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: LuAnn Nigara

20232

12pm - 2:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Lunch with Hurtado Furniture

Social

HURTADO

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy exclusive designs by Hurtado Furniture such as the introductions to the Santa Barbara Collection, Soho Collection, and many more. We look forward to your visit to our showroom.


20072

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

How to Build Relationships with Customers BEFORE They Visit Your Store

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Do you have social media “friends” you’ve never actually met? That speaks to the world of online connections. You can build relationships with customers the same way. In this program, you’ll learn how to connect with shoppers on your website, nurture leads through personalized communications and convert online browsers into in-store buyers. Maybe you can even make in-person friends! Speaker: Scott Hill, Perq.


Speakers: Scott Hill

20191

1pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Lounge & Learn with Inside Out Performance Fabrics

Social

6th Floor Market Square Tower

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Come relax, kick your feet up and recharge while you learn about Inside Out Performance Fabrics! Champagne, refreshments, give aways, and a reflexologist will be on hand plus get a sneak peak at our upcoming collections!


20045

1:30pm - 2:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

TrendWatch: Spring 2019

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

IMC's popular TrendWatch program returns to High Point Market this spring 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 home furnishings trend forecaster, editor and curator 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. These big picture trends are influenced by consumer insights and creative intelligence from the interiors, fashion and consumer product arenas. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMKT (0.1CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Julie Smith Vincenti

20011

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Biltmore by CASTELLE Launch Reception

Social

Castelle, IHFC, Main, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Luxury handcrafted outdoor furnishings from Biltmore by CASTELLE will be introduced at a Biltmore-Style reception with Biltmore wine and appetizers.


Speakers: Doug Knorr, Julia Nuss

20057

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20049

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Afternoon Social

Social

Suites at Market Square, Suites At Market Square

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

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


20053

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20162

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Instagram Insights with Farah Merhi

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

With over 5 million followers on her Inspire Me Home Décor Instagram channel, Farah Merhi is a brand-building powerhouse when it comes to harnessing the reach and influence of this popular social media outlet. Join Farah in a roundtable discussion on Instagram insights, including her tips and tricks for developing content, managing workflow, engaging followers, and turning digital stardom into business opportunities. Be sure to bring your questions!


Speakers: Farah Merhi

20208

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Booth Warming Party at Couture Lamps' NEW showroom

Social

Couture Lamps, Inc., Suites At Market Square, Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

As every new beginning is best shared with friends, come join Couture Lamps with friends Mitchell Black and Taylor Burke Home as we debut our new showroom and make a toast to our new High Point home! All brand founders and owners will be on hand to meet visitors and showcase new product.


20199

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 06

European Style in the American Home: An Interview with Nina Magon

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Sleek yet simple, glamorous but still practical, modern European design has found favor in residences and businesses stateside. Join Houston interior designer Nina Magon as she discusses elements of continental design in the American home. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


Speakers: Nina Magon

RSVP Required

20187

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Spritz, Source, and Sample

Social

York Wallcoverings, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Drop by York Wallcoverings booth to enjoy a wine spritzer while you find your path to a Harmonious Life.


20073

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Creating Intrigue for Today's Experiential Shoppers: Who are they & how do you attract them?

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Today’s shoppers are looking for more than just buying furniture. They make furniture shopping an experience. Learn how to identify four key shopper types, and ways to attract each based on our eye-tracking in-store studies. One of the most valuable & loyal shopper types are experiential shoppers. They come to get inspired with ideas to incorporate into their lives. They want their senses to be activated through scent, visuals, & touch. Attracting experiential shoppers are worth the effort, but they expect more. Learn 10 easy tips to reach this group. Speaker: Michelle Adams, PHD, Marketing Brainology.


Speakers: Michelle Adams, PHD

20035

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Managing Your Clients and Your Ego

Educational

Alden Parkes Seminar Room, 200 N. Hamilton, S Ct 110

When providing luxury design services for your clients, how do you strike that balance between fulfilling their needs and yours? Join the Showhouse in a Showroom designers to discuss best communication strategies for a win-win outcome, so you stay in charge and get the press-worthy portfolio piece that you need, while giving the client everything beyond their dreams. Moderated by Jane Dagmi, Editor in Chief of Designers Today with panelists Rajni Alex, Jeremy Bauer, Jason Clifton, Shayla Copas, Lisa Kahn, Kerrie Kelly, and NeKeia McSwain. A question and answer segment will follow. Co-Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMKT and Alden Parkes. (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Rajni Alex, Jeremy Bauer, Jason Clifton, Shayla Copas, Lisa Kahn, Kerrie Kelly, Keia McSwain, Jane Dagmi

20014

3pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Springtime At Sarreid, Ltd./Mimosa Bar!

Social

Sarreid Ltd., Commerce & Design, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Celebrate Spring with a Mimosa Bar Saturday-Monday, 3-6PM. Daily in our showroom!


Speakers: Gary Galloway

20094

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Moss Studio 30th Anniversary Cocktail Party

Social

CODARUS, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Migrating from Armenia after the fall of the Soviet Union and settling in Burbank, CA, Mike “ Moss” Moushegyan and his wife Elizabeth started Moss Studio in their living room in 1989. Today Moss Studio is lead by husband and wife team John & Naz Sinanian, Daughter and Son in Law to Mike and Elizabeth. John and Naz have spent the last couple of years rebranding the company’s style and creating a line for the entire home. In the past 2 years, Moss Studio has launched their first textiles collection, bedding collection and started a Quick Ship Program with their most popular pieces. John and Naz say, “We want to thank our community for 30 years of business. We are honored and privileged to work with such amazing people all over the country."


20216

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Designer Mixer + Fun & Games

Social

MAC Building, Floor 4, 122A North Hamilton Street High Point , NC 27260

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join Bobby Berk and Kelli Lamb (Editor in Chief of Rue Magazine) for cocktails, light bites and designer fun & games with Brady Tolbert, Nina Magon, Lori Paranjape, Kathy Kuo and more!


Speakers: Bobby Berk, Kelli Lamb, Brady Tolbert, Nina Magon, Lori Paranjape, Kathy Kuo

20219

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Mixing Decades and Decor

Social

Panel in the CFC Building, 114 Elm Street // Cocktails in IHFC Interhall, IH-002 (Commerce Floor 1)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Noir Co-Founders, Georg Baehler & Stephanie Lu, invite you to their expanded CFC showroom for a discussion about mixing and matching decor styles. Join Noir’s Greg Baugh as well as top designers Kelli Ellis, Christopher Kennedy and Corey Damen Jenkins for a discussion moderated by Anne Sage about the latest trends in design and how to blend contrasting styles together to create a melting pot of harmonious design. The group will look at current trends in the home decor industry and how to mix them with inspiration from past decades in order to create interiors that are inspiring, fresh, and unexpected. The panel will be immediately followed by a cocktail reception in Noir’s IHFC showroom, from 4:30-6pm.


Speakers: Kelli Ellis , Christopher Kennedy, Corey Damen jenkins

20235

3:15pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Meet & Greet with Jane Seymour

Social

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

Meet and greet with the lovable artist, designer, philanthropist, entrepreneur, and Emmy and Golden Globe winning actress, Jane Seymour.


20124

3:30pm - 7:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Meatballs & Moonshine Industry Mixer

Social

Phillips Collection, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us at the Phillips Collection showroom at IHFC C202 on opening night, Saturday 4/6 from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm, where we'll be serving thousands of meatballs and moonshine. All are welcome!


20087

3:30pm - 4:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Morris & Co: 150 Years of Iconic British Design

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join us for a panel discussing the legacy of William Morris, the 19th century British designer regarded as one of the most influential figures of the Arts and Crafts movement. Hosted by Eleanor Walton from Style Library (the official home of six iconic British brands: Morris & Co, Sanderson, Zoffany, Harlequin, Scion and Anthology), we will discuss how Morris’s beliefs and aesthetics are of growing importance to the current design community. A panel of designers will also share how Morris & Co has kept his legacy alive through the continuous reinvention of pattern and application. Reception to follow. Co-Sponsored by Selamat and IMC-DesignOnHPMKT (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Eleanor Walton

20059

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20054

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20055

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20074

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Fast Tracking Millennial Salespeople

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Within the next two years, half of the American workforce will be Millennials. Are they half of your sales force? In this session, you will discover how to get them up and running quickly in your organization by setting targets, high impact actions, structuring their time for effectiveness, teaching them how to 'run their own business'. Speaker: Jody Sievert, One x One Companies.


Speakers: Jody Sievert

20041

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20121

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Sip & Sit at Lloyd Flanders

Social

Lloyd Flanders Industries Inc, Market Square, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Take a break from walking and stop in for happy hour in Market Square 110. Experience the true comfort of outdoor furniture.


20105

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Showroom Cocktails

Social

Fairfield Chair Company, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Join us for cocktails and hor d'oeuvres Saturday and Sunday evening in our NEW showroom!


20108

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Happy Hour

Social

Woodbridge Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Let us host you in our new showroom with locally brewed beer, wine & southern style cuisine while you explore our new designs.


20116

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Healing Bed

Educational

Luxe Sleep/Pandora de Balthazar, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Sleep expert, Pandora de Balthazar, will discuss the healing properties of sleep and the importance of finding the right bedding to maximize the benefits of sleep. Champagne and light bites will be served.


20167

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Happy Hour at The Antique & Design Center

Social

Antique & Design Center, Market Square, Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

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.


20175

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Mill Collective Talks: Collaborative Community Design FTW

Educational

Mill Collective, Plant Seven, Floor 1

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 27 (Red Line)

Demand for social destinations is on the rise, creating new interior design challenges, including the role of collaboration in achieving the client’s resimercial vision. Join interior designer Everick Brown and fellow collaborators — Abacus Architects and Matt Booty of Enkle Designs as they recap the makings of NŌ Studios, Milwaukee’s modern-day beaux arts clubhouse founded by Oscar-winner, John Ridley (“12 Years a Slave” and “American Crime”).


Speakers: Everick Brown, Matt Booty

20170

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Upholstery Art, Soul and New Digs IH-602

Social

Nathan Anthony Furniture Mfg, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Peruse the new permanent InterHall showroom for Los Angeles-based upholstery specialists Nathan Anthony Furniture during an opening day celebration featuring eclectic eats, lively libations, and soulful sounds. Join founders Tina Nicole and Khai Mai as they celebrate their new digs and this season’s collection of can’t-miss #UPHLSTRYART introductions.


20172

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Happy Hour with Wine and Cheese!

Social

Meva, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 6

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Greetings everyone! Meva will be hosting a happy hour Saturday-Wednesday of the High Point Market! We invite you to join us for conversations about emerging trends, upcoming designs, and much more! Present will be the owner and designer of the company whose dexterity accentuate the charisma and sophistication in our products. We hope to see you there!


RSVP Required

20233

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Wine and Cheese with Hurtado Furniture

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HURTADO

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy exclusive designs with delectable wine and cheese with Hurtado Furniture. We look forward to your visit to our showroom.


20256

4:15pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Meet and Greet with Hillary Farr of Love It or List It

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Meet and greet with the design star of HGTV’s Love It or List It, Hillary Farr, and learn more about her exciting product launches coming up at Fall Market.


20088

4:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Morris & Co: Meet & Greet Reception

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

You won’t want to miss this festive celebration of art and design during this meet and greet reception featuring Eleanor Walton from Style Library and our design panelists. Lively hors d'oeuvres and cocktails will be served. Enter to win exclusive giveaways from Selamat. Co-Sponsored by Selamat and IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20058

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Sunset on 3

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Showplace: 3rd Floor Balcony

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Complimentary Beer, Wine and Hors d'oeuvres. Co-Sponsored by Sunbrella & Capris Furniture.


20166

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Stark Studio Rugs Spring Soiree

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Stark Carpet, Market Square Tower, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Stark Studio Rugs will be hosting a Spring Soiree featuring new products from 5:00PM - 7:00PM Saturday, April 6th.


Speakers: Taylor Van Der Mandele

20120

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Evenings of Live Entertainment and Heavy Hor d'oeuvres at the Atrium on Main

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Atrium on Main, Atrium on Main, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 9 (Green Line)

Come join us for four nights of delicious food and fresh entertainment. Open to all buyers, enjoy a complimentary evening with an open bar and a relaxing space to meet and greet on the 2nd Floor of the Atrium in front of Bernard's and Bauhaus' beautiful show spaces.


20223

5pm - 10pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Abbyson Grand Opening Cocktail Party

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Abbyson

Neighborhood: Centennial Wrenn South

Shuttle Stop: 13 (Green Line)

Join Abbyson for the Grand Opening of their new building at 300 Green. Discover all the experiences of the new two story showroom that features Abbyson's debut collections while enjoying a cocktail reception in the exclusive Abby Wine lounge. Indulge your senses with beautiful product, gourmet bites, Abby Wine tasting, and live entertainment while mingling with the industry's finest. All Buyers welcome. RSVP to events@abbysonliving.com.


RSVP Required

20188

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Whiskey Bar At M90

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Hudson Valley Lighting, Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy an evening of live entertainment and whiskey from around the world with the Hudson Valley Lighting Group.


20189

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Whiskey Bar At M90

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Troy Lighting, Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy an evening of live entertainment and whiskey from around the world with Troy Lighting.


20228

5pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 06

After Hours at The Point

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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 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.


20229

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Black Interior Designers Network Mixer at The Point

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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.


20013

6pm - 10pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Grand Opening

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Showrooms at Centennial and Green, Showrooms at Centennial and Green

Neighborhood: Centennial Wrenn South

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Grand opening of showrooms to be held Thursday Saturday, April 6. Please join us for a cocktail and live music.


Speakers: Laura Khoury

20184

6pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Carrier & Company Launch Party

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Century Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Century Furniture & Architectural Digest invite you to celebrate the launch of Carrier & Company's new collection with Century.


20222

6pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 06

HFA Next Generation Now (NGN) - The BASH

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Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

The Showroom Crawl is back! Look for details through our Facebook Page - Starting Point - HFA Showroom


20144

6:30pm - 11pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Sunpan Spring Garden Party

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Sunpan Modern Home, Showplace, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for an evening in the gardens with cocktails and conversations, divine hors d'oeuvres and desserts, and live entertainment.


RSVP Required

20160

7pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Stars Under the Stars featuring Party of the Year

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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.