Exhibitor Kit

CLICK HERE for the 2017 Exhibitor Kit!

The 2017 Exhibitor Kit will not be printed or mailed to you. We are reducing our paper trail by sending out our information via email and posting these important items on our website.

For information concerning electricity, furniture rental, carpeting and signage, please contact:

Bret Bubany
Exhibitor Representative

Phone: 651.280.4926
Fax: 651.917.2658
Email: bbubany@hubbelltyner.com

2110 Old Highway 8 NW
New Brighton, MN 55112

CLICK HERE to view the full show decorator kit.

Exhibitor Forms & Information

2017 Show Facts

2017 Exhibitor Listing Set Up Instructions

2017 Marketing Opportunities

2017 Exhibitor Lead Card

New Exhibitor Marketing Package

Holiday shoppers are always looking for what’s NEW. The Minneapolis Holiday Boutique provides all NEW Exhibitors the ability to set themselves apart with a high-impact package that drives traffic and promotes their presence.

Holiday Boutique Post Card
Want to invite your customers to the upcoming Minneapolis Holiday Boutique?  
• Send this card to your local printer, address and add a personalized note.  
• Hand out at events leading up to the show.

Customer Reminder Card
Want a tool to provide customers with additional information while they shop?  
Use the Customer Reminder Card to give to customers when they request additional information on your products/services.

storage rental

Click HERE for information on storage rental at the show.

Food & Beverage Permit Procedures

All Exhibitors in the show who are dispensing food and/or beverages must obtain a Short-Term Food Permit.
Click HERE for the procedures.

Short Term Food Permit Application
Guidelines for Dispensing Foods
Environmentally Acceptable Packaging
Event Self-Inspection


Storage units are available in two size options:
5’ x 10’ - $50
10’ x 10’ - $100

There is a limited amount of on-site storage on the North end of the concourse level of the U.S. Bank Stadium.  Each storage unit’s walls will be pipe and drape, however, there will be a security guard dedicated to staffing the area at all times during the show.  While there will be security, the Minneapolis Holiday Boutique is not liable for items or materials stored in this area.  Photo ID will be required for anyone accessing the storage space.  If you purchase storage, all items must be removed from your storage unit by 10:00 pm on Sunday, November 12, 2017. To order, please fill out the storage order form HERE and email to Katie Young at KatherineY@mpeshows.com  Payments must be made with credit card and be submitted before show site.

*Restocking will be available to all exhibitors from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. on Friday, November 10, Saturday, November 11 and Sunday, November 12 through the Pentair Gates regardless if storage is rented.


There are a number of parking options for vehicles around the Stadium during the show for day-of parking. Pre-payment options have been arranged with multiple parking facilities for exhibitors wanting to purchase parking passes in advance and for those with trailers.  Exhibitors must comply with ALL rules from parking facilities.  Failure to do so will result in removal/towing of vehicles/trailers.


Show Hotel

Hyatt Place Minneapolis Downtown 
425 7th Street South
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Holiday Boutique exhibitors receive a discounted rate of $134 per room (plus taxes) at the Hyatt Place Minneapolis Downtown.  Please either call the Hyatt Place directly at 888.492.8847 and ask for the Holiday Boutique group or CLICK HERE to sign up online where the group code is pre-populated. Remember to book quickly – rooms are available until the room block is sold out or October 19, 2016. Hyatt Place is connected to the U.S. Bank Stadium via skyway access.  Continental breakfast is also included with all room reservations.

Radisson RED Minneapolis Downtown
609 S 3rd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Please call 800.333.3333 to book your room under the "Holiday Boutique Room Block"!

Move-In/ Move out

CLICK HERE for a larger version of the 2017 Move-In Schedule.

Move In

CLICK HERE for a larger version of the 2017 Move-Out Schedule.

Move Out

Show Dates & Hours 

Friday, November 10, 2017        10:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday, November 11, 2017    10:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday, November 12, 2017      10:00am - 5:00pm 

Artisan Product Submission Form

Our attendees will be shopping for beautiful, custom made gifts at the show. Submit for a chance to be included in our Artisan product list online and receive a floor decal next to your booth!  All accepted submissions will be contacted before the show.

*Artisan products must be one-of-a-kind, custom made gifts.  

Entry period is now closed.

Christopher's Favorite Finds

Christopher Straub, Twin Cities fashion designer from Project Runway, will be at the 2016 Holiday Boutique. He will also be choosing various exhibitor products to be highlighted as "Christopher's Favorite Finds." If you'd like your product to be considered, follow the below link to the submission form.

Entry period is now closed.

Exhibitor Web Button

Bring potential customers to the show by providing this ticket discount on your website.

Just follow the below steps:

1. Click "access web button" to save a copy of the button (once open, right click & save the image).
Access Web Button

2. Have your web developer upload the web button to your website.

3. Once the button is uploaded have your web developer link the button to:


Julianne Spargo, Show Manager / Operations Manager
JulianneS@mpeshows.com  952.933.3850 ext.116

Erika Knuth, On-Site Show Office Administrator / Invoicing & Billing
ErikaK@mpeshows.com  952.933.3850 ext. 110

Amanda Kessler, Exhibit Sales Consultant (Alpha # & A-O)
AmandaK@mpeshows.com  803.792.8991

Diana Lossing, Exhibit Sales Consultant (Alpha P-Z)
DianaL@mpeshows.com  352.346.6656

Katie Young, Show Office Administrator / Operations
KatherineY@mpeshows.com  803.417.4582