Booth Show Cost-Exhibitor Show Info

Showcase Your Business & Products at the Great Lakes Boutique & Gift Show
Located at the Kalamazoo Expo Center Feb 25-27, 2025
LIMITED BOOTH SPACE - Only 99 Booths Available

Great Lakes Gift Show Exhibitor Show Information

Kalamazoo Expo Center 2900 Lake St. Kalamazoo, MI 49048

Monday, February 24th 8am – 9pm (Exhibitor Set-Up)
(Show Opens) Tuesday, February 25th 9am – 5pm
Wednesday, February 26th 9am – 5pm
Thursday, February 27th 9am – 2pm

The Great Lakes Boutique & Gift Show is Michigan’s newest premier wholesale order writing & cash & carry show located at the Kalamazoo Expo Center in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The 3 day show will be February 25-27, 2025 and will be hosted at the expo centers south hall which is the second largest room in the Expo Center, featuring a polished floor, concessions, restrooms, large parking area and two overhead doors for unloading. The Expo South inside area is 20,000 sq ft: and the dimensions: 100’x200′ which is a great option for the Great Lakes Boutique & Gift Show trade show. 

The three day show will feature unique artisan makers, wholesale companies & manufacturer reps showcasing new products to buyers seeking souvenirs, gifts, personal care products, jewelry & more for their retail locations throughout the Great Lakes. Tuesday February 25th, the show opens to registered buyers to meet, connect & create additional revenue streams and continuance of business’s purchasing your products.

  • Limited booth space available 
  • Admission is FREE for qualified buyers
  • Cash & Carry 
  • Order Writing
  • Show Specials 
  • Promote new product lines
  • Network & Cross Market
  • Meet wholesale buyers from all types of retail categories. (seasonal & year around)
  • To be fair to our exhibitors we are LIMITING the amount of each products per category sold
Kalamazoo Convention Center

Application: The exhibitor application for the 2025 Great Lakes Gift Show is first come first serve!

Why Exhibit? By exhibiting at the Great Lakes Boutique & Gift Show we can help you achieve and exceed your business goals. Wholesalers who want to grow their business through the wholesale market are encouraged to to apply to exhibit their products for purchases. We create a market environment that includes a variety of different business. The goal of the Great Lakes Gift Show is to promote commerce and business relations in a friendly, safe environment.

Please keep in mind that this is a new competitive show and the directors reserve the right to evaluate all submitted applications. Show management reserves the right to create balance for the show and will try to limit the amount of each type of product sold. Giving all the exhibitors a fair chance to sell products which represent the best of the Great Lakes Gift Show brand.

Exhibitor Show Perks:

  • Full page ads in show directory 
  • Booth sitting by volunteers
  • Post-show wholesale buyer contact list
  • Special room rates at local area lodging properties
  • Business name, website, products represented and booth# listed in the 2025 printed show directory and online exhibitor listing

Booth Rental Costs

Stand booth size

Booth Specifications: 

  • 8’ High BLACK Drape Backwall
  • 3’ High BLACK Drape Sidewall
  • (Corner Booths do not come with end SIDEWALL)
  • Two (2) Folding Chairs
  • One 8′ Covered Table
  • Waist Basket and trash bags

Corner booth and electricity is included N/C
*Electricity will be available in all exhibitor booths!  

*There is a discount for multiple booth purchases which has already applied to the existing booth price

Directory Ad Spotlight

Want To Amplify Your Brand Before and During The Gift Show?

The Great Lakes Boutique & Gift Show offers full page ad opportunities that can help boost your brand’s visibility before and during the show. Have a look at our 2025 directory program and drive more interaction during the show!

Full Page Ad Cost $50.00 & Includes:

  • (1) Full Page ad in both digital online catalog & print
  • Full page ad in print show directory 
  • Full page ad in digital online show directory

Have a look at our 2025 Sponsor Prospectus to see how you can drive more engagement during the show!

Exhibitor FAQs

Exhibitors can apply through the exhibitor application available on the website. It is first-come, first-served.

Booth rental costs are as follows: 10′ x 10′ for $500, 10′ x 20′ for $900, and 10′ x 30′ for $1200. Corner booths and electricity are included at no extra charge.

Each 10’x10′ booth includes an 8′ high black drape backwall, 3′ high black drape sidewall, two folding chairs, one 8′ covered table, and a waist basket with trash bags.

Exhibitors can gain brand exposure, make professional connections, target a diverse audience, and increase sales through direct interaction with potential new clients and partners.

Exhibitors have the option to purchase a full-page ad in the show directory, which will be featured in both the digital online catalog and print. Additionally, the show’s marketing campaign includes digital and social media advertising, direct mail campaigns, and more.

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