NOVEMBER 17-19 | INTERNATIONAL CENTRE MISSISSAUGA
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Exhibiting Information

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Shopping is the main reason our attendees come to the show (86%)! Looking for that perfect gift for all of those on their list is a treat for attendees and exhibitors alike. Whether it’s holiday decor, gifts for the person who has everything, or stocking stuffers, exhibitors will see great returns! 

Planning for the upcoming holiday season gets our attendees in a festive mood and eager to purchase the latest and greatest in holiday decor, gourmet food, and accessories for entertaining.

It’s the perfect opportunity for exhibitors to introduce new products to help dress up homes (and menus) for the holidays!”


Exhibit Applications

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Seasons Christmas Show. Be sure to include a full product description and applicable photography. Categories are limited, be sure to apply early.

2017 Exhibitor Guide 2017 Show Application & Brochure


Sponsorship Opportunities

Contact us today to find out about the many opportunities available at this years`show.  We would be pleased to put together a customized package based on your objectives and budgets. Take advantage of the six figure multi-media attendance campaign to reach the holiday market.

For Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact:
Mylène Tomkin e:mtomkin@cottagelife.com ph: 416.440.7272

FAQS

IS THERE A DEADLINE FOR BOOKING EXHIBIT SPACE?
While there is not an actual deadline date to book, we encourage you to do so early in order to secure your desired spot and ensure your logistical requirements are met. As an incentive for early booking, there are additional savings on the booth rates for those who book by March 24th.

IS ELECTRICAL HOOK-UP INCLUDED IN THE BOOTH COST?
No. An electrical order form will be made available prior to the show.

ARE THERE ANY OTHER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATION IN THE SHOW?
Other than booth cost, electrical, and potentially insurance, all other costs are within your control. Items such as signage, floor covering, tables, booth structures, and the like are available from designated suppliers, but you are welcome to bring your own with you. Phone and internet services are available for purchase. The exception to this is in the Table Section, where space includes: one 8' by 30" white draped table with a chair, electrical, red carpeting and 3' handrail curtain dividing tables. There are only a limited number of tables.

IS ANYTHING ELSE REQUIRED TO EXHIBIT?
Signage indicating your company name and a floor covering are mandatory for all exhibits but not provided. Proof of liability insurance with a minimum of $2,000,000 is required for participation in the Seasons Christmas Show. Further
details are provided upon booking.

WHEN DO WE MOVE IN AND OUT?
Wednesday and Thursday are the designated move-in days. Move-out is Sunday commencing at show-close.

WHAT IS THE MAKEFUL MARKET?
The Makeful Market is a highly curated area that made its debut in the 2016 Show. It has a focus on local, handmade craft and design. Sponored by Makeful Television, this area was added to the show with the goal of attracting a new, broader audience of consumer, to benefit all Seasons Christmas Show vendors.

WHO ARE THE PRODUCERS BEHIND THE SEASONS CHRISTMAS SHOW?
Blue Ant Media Blue Ant Media is your trusted partner in media and consumer shows. Headquartered in Toronto, with strong roots in Canada, Blue Ant also has offices in Los Angeles, California, London, England and Aukland, New Zealand to compliment our international brands and further spread our reach.

With longstanding commitment to producing high quality, Canadian content, including Cottage Life magazine, Cottage Life television channel, and the Cottage Life consumer shows, Blue Ant strives to connect people worldwide and recently launched the BBC Earth Canada channel. From live events, to television to digital media, Blue Ant Media is a creator through and through.
Cottage Life

The Cottage Life family includes the Cottage Life magazine, the Cottage Life consumer shows, Cottage Life Television, and Cottage Life digital. Cottage Life magazine has been the leading media source for all things cottage for nearly 30 years. As experts in this niche, our business continues to grow but our commitment to provide high quality individualized service for our clients remains as strong as ever. Launched in 1994, the Cottage Life Shows continue to grow, now bringing together 1,000 exhibitors with 55,000 attendees annually in Toronto and Edmonton. 

Makeful Makeful is your place to find inspiration for food, fashion, parties and DIY. On Makeful TV, you can find all of your favourite tv shows during the week and even catch a few good movies on the weekend. Makeful digital is comprised of highly popular social channels, engaging newsletter, and exciting DIY website. With the rise of the maker movement and with the goal of celebrating all things handmade, Makeful is your place to discover the latest trends and find your next weekend project.

INCLUDED IN YOUR BOOTH FEE:

  • For booth space (10' depth), 8' backwall drape and sidewall drapes are provided.
  • For bulk space (20' depth or greater), drape needs are assessed on-site.
  • Exhibitor badges (number of badges based on booth size)
  • Dollies for loading and unloading of exhibit material
  • 24-hour security
  • 6 complimentary passes for customers and prospects
  • Show Directory listing, alphabetically and by product category. Produced by the experts at Cottage Life magazine, our full-colour directory
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