Frequently Asked Questions

Quick Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where is High Point?

A: High Point is located in the central part of the state of North Carolina. High Point is 85 miles north of Charlotte and 85 miles west of the Raleigh/Durham area. North Carolina is located on the east coast of the United States mid-way between Washington, DC and Atlanta, Georgia.

Q: What address do I use in my GPS to find Market?

A: Park & Ride - North Lot, Oak Hollow Mall, 921 Eastchester Dr, High Point, NC 27262

Park & Ride - South Lot, Market Center Drive Area, 490 West Market Center Drive, High Point, NC 27260

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

Q: How much do Market passes cost?

A: Market passes are free for buyers, media, and exhibitors. Industry passes are $55.

Q: Can I register when I get there?

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

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

Q: What are the showroom hours?

A: Showrooms are open Saturday, October 16 - Tuesday, October 19, 8am - 7pm; Wednesday, October 20, 8am - 5pm.

Q: Are you open on Sunday?

A: Yes.

Q: When can the public shop the High Point Market?

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

Q: How long does the Market last?

A: Market runs five days, Saturday through Wednesday.

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

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

Q: Can I bring my children?

A: Children under 15 are not allowed.

Q: How much do shuttles from airports cost?

A: Airport shuttles are free.

Q: Where are parking lots located?

A: Park & Ride - North Lot, Oak Hollow Mall, 921 Eastchester Dr, High Point, NC 27262

Park & Ride - South Lot, Market Center Drive Area, 490 West Market Center Drive, High Point, NC 27260

Free shuttles to downtown showroom district.

Q: Where is the wheelchair accessible parking or transportation?

A: Park & Ride Accessible Parking
Accessible parking is available at both of our Park & Ride locations. Guests with disabilities may call 336.887.RIDE for an accessible shuttle from the Park & Ride lot to the Transportation Terminal.

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

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

Q: Are rolling bags allowed?

A: Yes.

Q: Where are the lost & found areas?

A: Lost and found is available at all registration areas:

C&D Bldg: 336.884.1404

Center Point on Hamilton: 336.885.0650

IHFC: 336.888.3700

Market Square: 336.821.1500

220 Elm: 336.884.8220

Showplace: 336.886.4700

Suites at Market Square: 336.821.1500

Furniture Plaza: 336.821.1500

Plaza Suites: 336.821.1500

International Buyers Center: 336.869.1120

Q: Are there medical facilities at Market?

A: The Market Medical Unit, located on Wrenn St. behind the Red Lion hotel, can treat minor injuries. Call 911 for all emergencies.

Q: Can I take photographs?

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

Q: Where Can I Stay?

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