Holiday Gift Market



Dates: November 10-13, 2016
Times: Thursday, November 10th, 7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m. (Event ticket required)
Friday, November 11th, 8:00a.m. – 6:00p.m.
Saturday, November 12th, 9:00a.m. – 6:00p.m.
Sunday, November 13th, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00p.m.
Location: Florida State Fairgrounds – Expo Hall
4800 US Highway 301 N
Tampa, FL 33610
Merchants: This shopping event features more than 150 specialty merchants from across the country offering unique gift items. Holiday Gift Market includes merchants selling everything from clothing, jewelry, and handbags to food, art and children’s items.
Proceeds: Net proceeds raised by The Junior League of Tampa through the Holiday Gift Market will support the League’s programs and community projects in the areas of education and child welfare.
Contact: The Junior League of Tampa
Tracie Domino, Holiday Gift Market Chair
Hannah Gross, Holiday Gift Market Chair
P: 813.254.1734


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HGM Merchant Application

Thank you for your interest in the Junior League of Tampa’s 13th Annual Holiday Gift Market (HGM) held from November 10-13, 2016.

DATES:  November 10-13, 2016

LOCATION:  Florida State Fairgrounds, Expo Hall 4800 US Highway 301 N Tampa FL, 33610

IMPACT:  Funds raised through HGM will help The Junior League of Tampa make a positive impact in the lives of disadvantaged children and families within our community.

APPLICATION:  please CLICK HERE for the 2016 Merchant Application.


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The JLT Holiday Gift Market Young Women’s Entrepreneur Program is designed to fulfill the mission of the JLT to promote volunteerism, develop the potential of women, and improve the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.
This grant is open to women 40 and under at the time of application, who are the majority owner of their business, and have a product that would be an original and unique addition to the 2016 Holiday Gift Market selection. The winner will receive a premium booth at the Holiday Gift Market with spotlight signage – a value of $1,000+. In addition, the winner will receive special mention in the Holiday Gift Market shopping guide that is provided to each of the up to 16,500 shoppers that attend the event. The winner will be required to sign a contract agreeing to participate in a variety of local media opportunities, which will enhance the winner’s brand exposure to the public.



Young Woman’s Entrepreneurship Program Workshop

June 22, 2016, 6pm to 8pm, at The Junior League of Tampa Headquarters (87 Columbia Drive; Tampa, FL 33606)

All applicants and potential applicants to the Young Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (YEP) are invited to attend an Entrepreneurship Workshop at The Junior League of Tampa Headquarters on June 22nd, 2016 from 6 PM to 8 PM.

The purpose of the workshop is to provide details to applicants about how to best position their nascent business to be a competitive candidate for the Young Entrepreneurship Program Grant.At the workshop there will be accountants, established business owners, banking loan specialists, and other business experts offering free advice to you on your business plan/direction, in addition to assistance with the application.

These consultations have a value of $500+ and will be provided to all applicants and potential applicants for free! Attendance at the workshop is not mandatory for applicants, however, it will be an opportunity to showcase your business to the selection committee.

For program or application questions, please contact