Wholesale Trade Show Calendar

Most of the web sites have a link to pre-register. You should always do this as it saves time getting into the show and it makes you eligible for some hotel and travel savings deals.

I have marked some of the more important shows for eBay sellers in red.

January 4-7: Miami Beach Gift Show, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

January 6-9: Philadelphia Gift Show, Greater Reading Exp Center, Reading, PA, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

January 8-9: The Buyers Cash and Carry, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI, 717-796-2377; fax 717-796-2384. www.marketsquareshows.com

January 8-11: International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Las Vegas Convention Center/ Las Vegas Hilton/ Sands Expo and Convention Center in The Venetian. www.cesweb.org

January 11-14: Shooting and Outdoor Show (SHOT), Orange Convention Center , Orlando, Florida

January 9-17: The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

January 10-13: Tupelo Furniture Market Winter Show, Tupelo Furniture Market, 1879 N. Coley Road, Tupelo, MS., 662-842-4442, fax 662-844-3665. www.tupelofurnituremarket.com

January 16-23:Gift and Home Furnishings Market, LA Mart, Los Angeles, CA, 800-677-6278; www.merchandisemart.com

January 17-13: Holiday Expo, Dallas Super Market and Dallas National Gift & Home Accessories Market, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, Texas, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

January 18-21: The Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

January 18-22: Dallas International Lighting & Accessories Market, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, Texas, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

January 19-22: National Gourmet Food Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, Texas, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

January 19-23: Minneapolis Gift and Accessory Show, Minneapolis Gift Mart, Minnetonka, MN, 952-932-7200; fax 952-932-0847. www.mplsgiftmart.com

January 19-25: The Chicago Market: Living and Giving, The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, Ill., Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc. 800-677-6278. www.merchandisemart.com

January 27-30: Outdoor Equipment Show, Salt Lake City Convention Center, Salt Lake City Utah, http://www.outdoorretailer.com/or/winter/index.jsp

January 26-30: Kansas City Gift Market Show, Kansas City Gift Mart, Overland Park, KS, 800-950-6278; fax 913-491-1279. www.giftmartofkansascity.com

January 27-28: Antique Show and Sale, Alliant Energy Center of Dane County, Madison, Wis., 608-267-3976. www.alliantenergycenter.com

January 27-29: Salt Lake Wholesale Gift Show, Salt Lake City, UT, 801-782-7771; fax 801-991-7000. www.saltlakegiftshow.com

January 27-30: Seattle Gift Show, Washington State Convention and Trade Center, Seattle, WA., 213-362-5640 www.seattlegift.com

January 28-30: Americasmart ALPHA, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

January 28-31: Southwest Shoe Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

January 28-31: Women’s and Children’s Apparel and Accessories Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

January 28-31: New York Home Textiles Show, Metropolitan Pavillion, New York City, NY. 914-421-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.nyhometextiles.com

January 29- February 1: New York International Gift Fair, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, NY 914-421-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.nyigf.com

January 31: The Buyers Cash and Carry, Valley Forge Convention Center, Valley Forge, PA, 717-796-2377; fax 717-796-2384. www.marketsquareshows.com

February 1-4: Atlanta Women’s and Children’s Apparel/Accessories Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

February 1-4: The Buyers Cash and Carry, Radisson Ballrooms, Valley Forge, PA, 717-796-2377; fax 717-796-2384. www.marketsquareshows.com

February 3-5: Orlando Gift Show, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL. 914-421-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.orlandogiftshow.com

February 4-6: Furniture and Accessory Market, New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center, Edison, NJ, 305-792-9990; fax 305-792-9898. www.kemexpo.com

February 4-6: Chicago Menswear Collective, The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL, 800-677-6278. www.merchandisemart.com

February 5-6: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

February 15-18: San Francisco Home Furnishing Show, San Francisco Mart, San Francisco, CA, 415-552-2311; fax 415-558-9589; www.sfmart.com

February 17-20: San Francisco International Gift Fair®, The Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA., 914-421-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.sfigf.com.

February 25-28: Washington Gift Show, Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C., 914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.washingtongiftshow.com

February 28- March 4: Southern Spring Home and Garden Show, Charlotte Merchandise Mart, Charlotte, NC, 704-376-6594. www.southernshows.com

March 4-6: Virginia Beach Gift Show, Virginia Beach Convention Center, Virginia Beach, VA, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

March 5-6: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

March 9-13: Minneapolis Gift and Accessory Show, Minneapolis Gift Mart, Minnetonka, MN, 952-932-7200; fax 952-932-0847. www.mplsgiftmart.com

March 10-12: The Atlanta International Fine Linen and Home Textiles Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

March 10-12: Atlanta Spring Gift, Home Furnishings, and Holiday Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

March 18-21: International Gift and Home Accessories Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

March 18-21: International Western Apparel and Accessories Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

March 18-21: Men’s and Boy’s Apparel Show/ Women’s and Children’s Apparel and Accessories Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

March 18-21: SWSTA Shoe Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

March 22-24: Gifts To Go – New York Gift Cash and Carry, Jacob K. Jarvits Convention Center, New York City, NY, 914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.nygiftcashandcarry.com

March 24-27: Boston Gift Show, Boston Convention and Exposition Center, Boston, MA, 914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.bostongiftshow.com

March 25-27: Spring Gift and Home Furnishing Market, LA Mart, Los Angeles, CA, 800-677-6278; www.merchandisemart.com

April 2-3: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

April 12-15: Atlanta Women’s and Children’s Apparel/Accessories Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

April 12-15: International Bridal and Special Occasion Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

April 13-15: Art and Glass Bead Show, Alliant Energy Center of Dane County, Madison, Wis., 608-267-3976. www.alliantenergycenter.com.

April 22: The Buyers Cash and Carry, Royal Plaza Hotel and Trade Center, Marlborough, MA 717-796-2377; fax 717-796-2384. www.marketsquareshows.com

April 22-24: Minneapolis Gift and Accessory Show, Minneapolis Gift Mart, Minnetonka, MN, 952-932-7200; fax 952-932-0847. www.mplsgiftmart.com

April 22-24: Americasmart ALPHA, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

April 28-30: Los AngelesFurniture and Accessory Market, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA, 305-792-9990; fax 305-792-9898. www.kemexpo.com

May 1-3: Atlanta Spring Immediate Delivery Show, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

May 6-8: National Hardware Show, Orlando Convention Center, Orlando, FL, 888-425-9377, website: http://www.nationalhardwareshow.com/ – This show moves around the country.  2014 will be in Las Vegas. Check the website for details and to register.

May 6-8: Atlantic CityFurniture and Accessory Market, Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ, 305-792-9990; fax 305-792-9898. www.kemexpo.com

May 7-8: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

May 8-10: K-Bis, Kitchen Bath Industry show, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. 800.933.8735 http://www.kbis.com/kbisshow/index.jsp

May 19-22: International Contemporary Furniture Fair®, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, NY,914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.icff.com

May 20-22: HoustonFurniture and Accessory Market, Reliant Center at Reliant Park, Houston, TX, 305-792-9990; fax 305-792-9898. www.kemexpo.com

May 20-23: National Stationary Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, NY,914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.nationalstationaryshow.com

May 24-27: Boston Gift Show, Boston Convention and Exposition Center, Boston, MA, 914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.bostongiftshow.com

June 1-2:  Denver Apparel and Accessory Markets  www.denvermart.com

June 1-4: Women’s and Children’s Chicago Apparel Market, Chicago Apparel Center, Chicago, IL, 800-677-6278. www.merchandisemart.com

June 3-6: SWSTA Shoe Show and Women’s and Children’s Apparel/Accessories Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

June 4-5: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

June 7-10: Atlanta Women’s and Children’s Apparel/Accessories Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

June 10-12: Minneapolis Gift and Accessory Show, Minneapolis Gift Mart, Minnetonka, MN, 952-932-7200; fax 952-932-0847. www.mplsgiftmart.com

June 12-14: National Lawn and Garden Show, Grand Sierra Resort, Reno NV. 888) 316-0226, Website: http://www.nlgshow.com/

June 20-26: International Gift & Home Accessories Market and Holiday and Home Expo, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

June 21-25: Dallas International Lighting & Accessories Market, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

June 22-25: National Gourmet Food Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

June 20-26: Dallas Furniture Market, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

June 24-26: Americasmart ALPHA, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

July 10-18: Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com

July 9-10: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

July 15-18: Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Americasmart, Atlanta, GA, 404-220-3000; fax 404-220-3030. www.americasmart.com.

July 17-24: Gift and Home Furnishing Market, LA Mart, Los Angeles, LA, 800-677-6278; www.merchandisemart.com

July 22-25: Philadelphia Gift Show, Greater Reading Exp Center, Reading, PA, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

July 20-23: California Gift Show, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA, 914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.californiagiftshow.com

July 31-Aug 2: Salt Lake Wholesale Gift Show, Salt Lake City, UT, 801-782-7771; fax 801-991-7000. www.saltlakegiftshow.com

August 4-7: Orlando Gift Show, Orange Beach Convention Center, Orlando, FL, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

August 4-7: San Francisco International Gift Fair, The Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, 914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.sfigf.com

August 5-7: Furniture and Accessory Market, New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center, Edison, NJ, 305-792-9990; fax 305-792-9898. www.kemexpo.com

August 5-8: Washington Gift Show, Washington Convention Center, Washington DC,914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.washigtongiftshow.com

August 6-7: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

August 10-14: Minneapolis Gift and Accessory Show, Minneapolis Gift Mart, Minnetonka, MN, 952-932-7200; fax 952-932-0847. www.mplsgiftmart.com

August 11-16: New York International Gift Fair, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, 914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.nyigf.com

August 18-21: The Seattle Gift Show, Washington State Convention and Trade Center, Seattle, WA,213-362-5640. www.seattlegift.com

August 19-22: International Western Apparel and Accessories Show and Prom, Quinceanera and Special Occasion Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

August 19-22: Women’s and Children’s Apparel and Accessories Show and Men’s and Boy’s Apparel Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

August 19-22: SWSTA Shoe Show, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

August 22-25:  Denver Apparel and Accessory Markets  www.denvermart.com

August 24-26: OrlandoFurniture and Accessory Market, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL, 305-792-9990; fax 305-792-9898. www.kemexpo.com

August 25-29 : Off Price Home and Gift Show, Sands Exposition Center, Las Vegas, NV (262) 782-1600

August 25-28: Miami Beach Gift Show, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

September 10-11: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

September 15-17: International Gift and Home Accessories Show and National Gourmet Food Show, Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

September 15-18: Boston Gift Show, Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Boston, MA,914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.bostongiftshow.com

September 16-18: Fall Gift and Home Furnishings Market, LA Mart, Los Angeles, CA. 800-677-6278. www.merchandisemart.com

September 25-27: Material World- New York, Javits Convention Center, New York City, NY, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

September 26-28: Las Vegas Souvenir and Resort Gift Show, las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

September 30- October 2: Seasonal Sensations, Minneapolis Gift Mart, Minnetonka, MN, 952-932-7200; fax 952-932-0847. www.mplsgiftmart.com

October 1-2: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

October 14-16: Galveston Gift and Resort Merchandise Show, Galveston Island Convention Center, Galveston, TX, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

October 17-20:  Denver Apparel and Accessory Markets  www.denvermart.com

October 19-23: New York Toy Show, 230 Fifth Ave, NY, NY

October 21-24: Panama City Gift and Resort Merchandise Show, Emerald Coast Convention Center, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

October 27-29: Los Angeles Furniture and Accessory Market, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA, 305-792-9990; fax 305-792-9898. www.kemexpo.com

November 1-3: Gifts to Go- New York Gift Cash and Carry Show, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City, NY,914-21-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.nygiftcashandcarry.com

TBD (2006 show was November 2-4): Mid-Atlantic Cash and Carry Show, Dulles Exp and Conference Center, Chantilly, VA, 914-421-3200; fax 914-948-6180. www.midatlanticcashandcarryshow.com

November 5-6: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

November 8-18: Southern Christmas Show, Charlotte Merchandise Mart, Charlotte, NC, 704-376-6594. www.southernshows.com

November 9-11: Palm BeachFurniture and Accessory Market, Palm Beach Convention Center, Palm Beach, FL, 305-792-9990; fax 305-792-9898. www.kemexpo.com

December 2-5: Grand Strand Gift and Resort Merchandise Show, Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC, 678-285-3976; fax 678-285-7469. www.urban-expo.com

December 3-4: First Monday & Tuesday Mini-Market, Dallas Market Center , Dallas, TX, 214-655-6100; fax 214-655-6238; www.dallasmarketcenter.com

Here is a link to more trade shows that is updated every year: http://www.greatrep.com/trade_shows.asp