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The Rocky Mountain Gift Show

The Rocky Mountain Gift Show

New Buyer Registration

Returning Buyer Registration

February 2017

GIFT SHOWROOMS: February 22-27
GIFT TEMPORARIES:
MART: February 23-27
EXPO: February 24-27
APPAREL SHOWROOMS: February 24-27

General Info

What is the Rocky Mountain Gift Show?

The Rocky Mountain Gift Show, is the region’s premier platform for wholesale buying opportunities in the gift, home, jewelry, resort and related industries. The show is recognized as the regional leader in lodge and resort souvenirs, Native American jewelry, pottery and rugs, and western products and remains a top destination for National Parks, ski resorts, hospitals, museums, airports, zoos, spas and boutiques; not to mention this event offers the largest showing of imprinted sportswear in the country. The Rocky Mountain Gift Show features 400 + permanent showrooms and 250+ temporary exhibitors representing over 2,500 lines of merchandise. Each season more than 85 new temporary exhibitors join our show including the much sought after Cash & Carry and Immediate Release (One-Of-A-Kind), and handcrafted products.

Who Attends the Rocky Mountain Gift Show?

The show has over 3,000 attendees during the February Market and nearly 2,000 attendees during the August market. These attendees are comprised of store owners, retailers and buyers who converge at this show to preview, source and shop. Those looking for resort wear, home décor, furniture, gourmet, souvenir, gift, jewelry, made in USA, one-of-a-kind, handcrafted and more find an ample supply of merchandise at The Rocky Mountain Gift Show. Attendees hail from near and far, representing both the Colorado Rocky Mountain Region and surrounding areas such as Wyoming, Utah, Montana, South Dakota, North Dakota, Arizona, New Mexico, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Idaho, and more distant locations like Puerto Rico, Massachusetts, California, Florida and Alaska. We even have international visitors from countries such as Canada, Germany, Poland, Nepal, China, Ecuador, Japan and beyond.

Show Updates & Events

Everyone attending the Rocky Mountain Gift Show is invited to participate in educational seminars, evening networking parties, and happy hours.

Show Update – November 9th
Show Update – November 30th
Click here to view the upcoming February seminars.

August 2017 Dates:

Gift Showrooms: August 23-28, 2017
Gift Temporaries:
Mart: August 25 -28, 2017
Expo: August 25 -27, 2017
Apparel Showrooms: August 25-28, 2017
Dates Subject to change


February 2017 Exhibitor & Product Preview Gallery gallerythumbnail-small

February 2017 Exhibitor & Product Preview Gallery


February 2017 Exhibitor list

February 2017 Exhibitor list


Read a Recap of the August 2016 Show gs0214_terracegardens

Read a Recap of the August 2016 Show


Browse the August 2016 Show Directory giftshowbook0216

Browse the August 2016 Show Directory


Watch the Gift Show Video

Watch the Gift Show Video


Visit Denver!

Visit Denver!

Exhibitors

Benefits of Exhibiting at the Rocky Mountain Gift Show

Thousands of Buyers

The Rocky Mountain Gift Show at the Denver Mart is an ideal platform to showcase your collections, giving you the opportunity to reach thousands of buyers, decision-makers and taste-makers.

Two Great Show Locations

Exhibitors have two great show locations to choose from:

  • The Terrace Gardens, a lofty, four-floor atrium located in the Main Mart Building. The Main Mart Building is the showcase for the Denver Gift Show’s permanent tenants. An event space is staged within the Terrace Gardens and offers temporary exhibitors high visibility and an ideal platform, especially for those looking for a quaint environment with premium exposure.  The Terrace Gardens is reserved for Order Taking companies only. Show dates: February 23-27, 2017.
  • The Expo Building, 90,000 square feet dedicated to Order-Taking, Cash & Carry, Immediate Release, Gifts, Lodge, Resort, Souvenir and related industries. Over 200 temporary exhibitors converge at the Denver Mart during this four day show. Show dates: February 24-27, 2017.

All-Inclusive Booth Package

In addition to our buyer and retailer base, our event offers exhibitors an all-inclusive booth package including, but not limited to:

  • Non-union facility
  • WiFi, free parking, easy move-in
  • Free material handling
  • Unlimited undraped tables and risers
    (Must be booked pre show, fees charged if ordered on-site)
  • 500 watts electricity
  • Booth equipment: Carpeting, chairs, clothing racks, trash cans
  • Daily cleaning of space
  • 24-Hour security
  • Free listing in the Show Directory and on the website
  • Exhibitor identification sign
  • Copy of buyer registration list
  • Cash incentives for exhibitor referrals
  • Evening networking party and events for exhibitors and buyers
  • First time exhibitors receive “New Exhibitor” signage in booth
  • Exposure on the Gift Show Website Exhibitor Photo Gallery
  • Free postcards, buyer mailing list, Website & Show Directory listings
  • Inclusion in print & email campaigns, targeting over 10,000 stores
  • Preferred hotel discount rates
  • Multiple booth discounts

The Denver Mart has 24-hour security, free parking, is a non-union facility and has free wireless internet in common areas. All participating exhibitors are welcome to take advantage of our complimentary marketing tools and are listed on marketing materials such as the Gift Show Directory, website, buyer information packets and more. Each exhibitor may request a copy of the show’s buyers list which includes store name, buyer name, mailing address and phone number.

Marketing & Promotions

Marketing, advertising, promotions, and branding are proven “keys to success”. Gift Show Exhibitors are invited to take advantage of the various promotional tools such as donating to the “Swag Bags,” advertising in the show directory, sponsoring various functions, events and more.

Contact Us Today!

For information on exhibiting at the Rocky Mountain Gift Show, please contact giftshow@denvermart.com or call 800-289-6278 ext. 5296.

Exhibitor Forms

Click here to download the February 2017 exhibitor packet.


Testimonials

Thank you for the wonderful show! I personally enjoyed visiting with many of the reps and found a few new vendors! Everyone was very helpful and we appreciated the Dinner Saturday Evening very much. It was wonderful! 

                  -Jodi Klassen, General Store Supervisor

I just wanted to say thank you so much for all the hospitality we received this year at The Rocky Mountain Gift Show. Your staff was awesome and we had an extremely successful show. We could not believe the amount of interest that was shown in our product. Not bad for our first trade show ever. 

                  -Josh Glisan, Dust City Designs

It is indeed a pleasure to come to Denver and exhibit at your shows because of great facility that you provide.

                  – Johnny of flagstaff

It was an excellent show for us.  Already planning for 2017.  

                  -Thanks, Laura Rubio

Buyers

Register Today

Looking Ahead to 2017

Are you on the hunt for new products? The Rocky Mountain Gift Show combined with the Denver Apparel & Accessory Market is your opportunity to discover what a regional show can offer!

With over 400 exhibitors bringing you the latest in gift, home, jewelry and resort merchandise you won’t leave empty handed. The show schedule offers educational and entertaining events, as well as, extended shopping hours to further your buying experience. Join the Gift Showrooms Late Night Friday Night for appetizers and cocktails. Continue your conversations over dinner at our Saturday Night Appreciation Event, featuring the Denver Apparel & Accessory Market Fashion Show.

Buyers, store owners and attendees who have questions or need additional information about the upcoming Rocky Mountain Gift Show please contact buyer_reg@denvermart.com or call 800-289-62787 ext. 5265. Questions? Call 800-289-6278 Ext. 5265.

2017 Dates:

Gift Showrooms: February 22-27, 2017
Gift Temporaries: February 24 -27, 2017
Apparel Showrooms: February 24-27, 2017
Dates Subject to change

Gift Showrooms: August 23-28, 2017
Gift Temporaries:
Mart: August 25 -28, 2017
Expo: August 25 -27, 2017
Apparel Showrooms: August 25-28, 2017
Dates Subject to change


Testimonials

I thought the Gift Show was Wonderful, and probably one of the best.  Thank you for all you have done to make the Mart a better Mart. Looking forward to the August Gift Show.

                  – Paulette Greenberg, Owner of Signed, Sealed and Delivered Buying Service

The show was excellent and congratulations the show had good vendors and a great turnout!  I had not seen this in a while so I really mean congratulations.

                  -Jim Armstrong, Colorado State University Bookstore

Best show we have been to in awhile…thank you for the efforts and the free lunch was appreciated.

                  – Febra Pope

Preferred Hotels

Rocky Mountain Gift Show Preferred Hotels

Preferred hotels are properties that have confirmed reduced rates for the Rocky Mountain Gift Show and Denver Apparel Market attendees. Shuttle service and complimentary hot breakfast buffet are provided.


Quality Inn Central Denver

200 West 48th Avenue, Denver, CO 80216
Phone: 303-296-4000

$89/per night
Complimentary Hot Breakfast Buffet; Complimentary Wireless Internet Access; Free Parking; Lobby restaurant – Palm Grill & Bar: Opens at 5pm – 7 days a week; Complimentary Shuttle Service to select locations (Denver Mart and Downtown); Spacious Guestrooms; Convenient location with easy access to Downtown Denver.

 


Doubletree by Hilton Denver – Westminster 

8773 Yates Drive Westminster, CO 80031
(303) 427-4000 or 877-387-8277

$116/per night
DoubleTree by Hilton Denver-Westminster is minutes from downtown Denver offering 180 guest rooms, you can unwind in our heated indoor pool, work out in the fitness center, or relax on the sun deck. Start your day with our complimentary hot breakfast buffet and freshly brewed Starbucks coffee. Join us for lunch or dinner in our famous Lafitte’s Real New Orleans Restaurant and Lounge, Complimentary WiFi, plus complimentary shuttle service to and from the Denver Mart and within a 6-mile radius to shops, restaurants and entertainment venues.  Please come and stay with us and be presented with a Warm DoubleTree Chocolate Chip cookie upon arrival!