MIDWEST GIFT & LIFESTYLE SHOW
MARKET XCHANGE | DES PLAINES, ILLINOIS
Permanent Showrooms & Destination Venue for Trade Show Events
LOCAL IS BETTER. BUY NEARBY!
THE MIDWEST GIFT & LIFESTYLE SHOW
NEW! Cash & Carry Section Open to Resellers Only – Not Open to the Public
Accessories | Apparel | Baby | Books | Cards | Collegiate | Fashion | Garden | Gourmet | Hardware | Home | Inspirational | Kids | Lifestyle | Pet Seasonal | Toys | Active Lifestyle | Artisan | Bath & Body | Candles | Christmas | Drinkware Games | Gift | Handbags | Holiday | Impulse Jewelry | Licensed | Mens | Plush | Stationery
SCHEDULE OF TRADE SHOW EVENTS HOSTED AT THE MARKET XCHANGE
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Jan 30-Feb 2 Midwest Gift & Lifestyle Show
March 13-15 REV Chicago Boutique Show + Contempo Row
August 7-10 Midwest Gift & Lifestyle Show
Sept 18-20 REV Chicago Boutique Show + Contempo Row
9:00 – 5:00 or until last appointment is finished
9:00 – 5:00 Sunday-Monday
9:00 – 3:00 Tuesday
9:00 – 3:00 Wednesday (Haefling Group Only)
Welcome to THE MARKET XCHANGE!
Home to Permanent Showrooms & Trade Show Events
2400 E. Devon Avenue | Des Plaines, IL 60018
Next to the Rivers Casino in the O’Hare Lake Office Campus
Five minutes from the O’Hare Airport
There is no cost for Retail Buyers to attend.
Your well being is our #1 priority. Our trade shows are conducted with courtesy, kindness and respect for each other. We operate in compliance with CDC health guidelines and executive orders as they are issued by the State of Illinois. This trade show is not open to the public. The showrooms and temporary exhibits are independent small business groups and well suited for social distancing. Health and wellness protocol will be in place. Pre-registration and appointments are strongly encouraged.
- A warm welcome & efficient registration
- Our venue is the newly renovated Market Xchange Building, home to fabulous permanent showrooms
- Parking is FREE!
- Lunch Service by FOODA featuring local restaurants and their most popular menu selections.
- Complimentary Coffee Bar
- Complimentary Afternoon Snack Station
- Selfie & Charging Stations
TRAVEL + ACCOMMODATIONS
Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Chicago O’Hare Rosemont
9480 W. Higgins Rd., Rosemont, IL 60018
$139 Rate for March & September 2022 Shows
Group Name: Silver Lining Shows
+ Free Hot Breakfast + Complimentary Parking + Free WiFi
Sonesta Chicago O’Hare Rosemont (formerly Holiday Inn & Suites)
10233 W. Higgins Rd., Rosemont IL 60018
Group Name: REV Chicago Boutique Show September 2021
$129 + tax
+ Comp Parking + Airport Shuttle + Shuttle Service to the Market Xchange (8:00 am drop off and pick up at 5 pm. Advance notice required.)
Harry Caray Restaurant & Bar is open
Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago O'Hare
All Retailers must register their attendance at the Welcome & Registration Desk upon arrival and wear badges at all times.
Thank you for supporting your local reps and regional trade shows! We appreciate you and look forward to working with you!
The Midwest Gift & Lifestyle Show is primarily an order-writing show; however, there are vendors who offer cash and carry to retailers. Please note that this show requires retailer registration and is not open to the public. Persons found posing as buyers or using false identification will be escorted from the market.