Lock In Your RSVP's

While we’ve been trying not to over-hype the fact that Market is getting super close, IT’S TIME TO PANIC!

Just kidding ... really! But it is time to start locking in your schedule if you want to make the most of your time at Market. And, as always, we’ve got you covered.

We break down the best events by day, and we make it easy to RSVP so you will be fully ready to experience everything that makes HPMKT magical.

Friday

There really is only one place to be on Friday, and that is with us. We’ve got you covered from 12:00 - 8:00pm with what we’re calling The Best Friday Ever! Here are the highlights.

2:00 - 3:00 PM - Steelyard Roundtable: Designer Friendly Tips, Tricks & Tools for High Point Market

The Point

Join Christi Barbour, Bria Hammel, and Vicky Serany as they share the insiders view of getting the most out of Market. Stick around after for a live design of the Steelyard Trolley. RSVP

4:00 - 8:00 PM - Alexa Hampton Collection Launch Party

Theodore Alexander (229 W. Russell Ave)

Celebrate alongside Architectural Digest and TA as they unveil the Theodore Alexander Furniture Collection by Alexa Hampton. RSVP

Saturday

This is the official first day of Market, so the possibilities are endless. Be sure to check out all of our Partner Events for Saturday since there is no way we can list all of them here. This is just a taste of what’s in store.

10:00 -11:30 AM - The Art of Block Printing

Itinerant Studio (SAMS, Mezzanine)

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 - (RSVP)

12:00 - 4:00 PM, Steelyard Designer’s Lounge

200 Steele, Mezzanine Level

The Steelyard Designer’s Lounge has a new home: 200 Steele. The Lounge will have all the comforts you've come to enjoy, with a little extra luxury. Hosted in collaboration with our friends at Century Furniture, Highland House, Scarborough House & Kindel Grand Rapids, this Market’s Steelyard Designer’s Lounge is extra special.

So join us to relax, charge your phone, grab lunch, chat and mingle, and get the inside scoop on all we have going on at Market. And we’ll have swag like always, including access to the Steelyard Nail Polish Trail Vault! RSVP

6:00 - 6:30 PM - The Garden Party Pre-Party

The Steelyard Trolley @ Showplace

Get ready for Sunpan’s Garden Party with a unique pre-party experience on The Steelyard Trolley. We’ll be parked out front as Jana Phipps, Trim Queen, puts on her DJ hat and spins some tunes. Not only will we have Sunpan’s nail polish from the Nail Polish Trail, but we’ll also have Golden Tickets to get into the party if you forgot to RSVP in time.

6:30 - 11:00 PM - Sunpan’s Garden Party

Sunpan (Showplace 1200)

Roll off the trolley and escape to the tropics while indulging in colourful cocktails and tasty hors d'oeuvres, getting lost in conversation, and entertained with live music at Sunpan’s Garden Party. Truly one of the best parties at Market, and if you don’t plan to grab a Golden Ticket (see above), make sure you RSVP.

Sunday

Who doesn’t love brunch? And who doesn’t love brunch 3x on Sunday with Steelyard brands? There are also lots of opportunities to snag more polish from the Steelyard Nail Polish Trail, so check out the full daily schedule here.

9:30 - 10:30 AM - A Performance Brunch with Vanguard

Vanguard (301 N Hamilton St)

Pretty, Practical, Performance! Learn all you need to know about performance  fabrics, while having brunch. See color and textile trends in the latest Inside Out Performance Fabrics and learn more about how you can have it all with Vanguard & Inside Out Performance Fabrics. And the Steelyard Trolley will be on-site to welcome you aboard before or after brunch, hand out Golden Jubilee, and show you how you can engage with Vanguard on Steelyard after HPMKT ends.

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM - Influencer Brunch with Alexa Hampton

Theodore Alexander (229 W Russell Ave)

TA and Traditional Home invite you to an exclusive Influencer Brunch with Alexa Hampton on Sunday morning. Featuring a mimosa bar & a book signing with Alexa, you'll also get the chance to explore her brand new collection. And just like above, the Steelyard Trolley will be on-site to welcome you aboard before or after brunch and hand out Alexa’s Market Plum. RSVP

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Book Signing with Greg Natale

Kindel Grand Rapids (200 Steele - 103)

Join Design Industry Leader, Sophie Donelson and famed Interior Designer, Greg Natale, as they discuss his new book "The Patterned Interior". Book signing to follow. RSVP

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Brunch & Mingle with Jeff Andrews

GABBY (IHFC W168)

Head to GABBY for a brunch and mingle with internationally celebrated interior designer Jeff Andrews. Featuring a special book signing of Jeff Andrews newly released book The New Glamour: Interiors with Star Quality. Oh, and this is another stop on the Nail Polish Trail -  RSVP.

12:00 - 4:00 PM, Steelyard Designer’s Lounge

200 Steele, Mezzanine Level

The Steelyard Designer’s Lounge has a new home: 200 Steele. The Lounge will have all the comforts you've come to enjoy, with a little extra luxury. Hosted in collaboration with our friends at Century Furniture, Highland House, Scarborough House & Kindel Grand Rapids, this Market’s Steelyard Designer’s Lounge is extra special.

So join us to relax, charge your phone, grab lunch, chat and mingle, and get the inside scoop on all we have going on at Market. And we’ll have swag like always, including access to the Steelyard Nail Polish Trail Vault! RSVP

4:00 - 6:00 PM - Kravet Cocktail Party

Kravet (Market Square #217)

Join us at Kravet for an evening cocktail party to check out the newest Jan Showers introductions and learn about SMART Solutions. This is Jan's second collection of furniture with Kravet DESIGN and features a stunning assortment of chairs, tables, sofas and benches that is a true reflection of her signature style. And SMART Solutions is Kravet's new QuickShip program meant to even better meet designer's needs!

5:00 - 7:00 PM - Wesly Mancini Collection Launch Event

Harounian Rugs Int’l (IHFC, H407)

While making the rounds through cocktail hours, join us on Sunday evening to raise a glass as Harounian Rugs International introduces Rug Collections by Wesley Mancini. Come meet two of the most well known forces in the rug and textile industry, and one of the newest Steelyard brand partners! We'll see you there!  

Monday

Are you tired yet? Don’t be - Monday is going to energize you with some more amazing events. Again, it’s a packed day, so check out the full schedule here.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - The Ins and Outs of Performance CEU with Century

Century Furniture (200 Steele #213)

Join Century Furniture for The Ins and Outs of Performance CEU with Inside Out. This will be hosted in the atrium outside the Century Furniture showroom at 200 Steele.

12:00 - 1:00 PM - Lunch ‘N Learn with Sunbrella & Watermark Living

Watermark Living (205 S Main St)

Designing healthy spaces using colorful textiles.We’ll discuss how to create effective color palettes utilizing textiles for healthy lifestyle settings indoor and out. RSVP

4:00 - 7:00 - Third Night: A Progressive Gala

Hamilton-Wrenn Design District

This is truly a celebration of design! Stroll through the streets and courtyards of the Hamilton Wrenn Design District and celebrate the design-focused exhibitors of this district with food, fun, and festivities. The Steelyard Trolley will be looping around from 5-7pm if your feet get tired!

5:30 - 9:00 PM -  Universal’s In Good Company Party

Universal (101 S. Hamilton St.)

Join Universal Furniture for its semi-annual celebration of Market, and reconnect with Market friends and family. Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and live music from Lulu the Giant. RSVP

If you make it to Tuesday and you haven’t fallen over, there is so much more to see and do! More to come from us on the final days of Market!