Christopher-Straub-Dress-SamplesThree Designer Rooms & Mannequin Display

Three beautiful designer rooms showcasing home and holiday decor will be on display.  Each room will include mannequins designed by Christopher Straub to provide inspiration for your holiday gatherings. At Home will provide designer room furnishings. Themes will be Reflections/Metallics, Northwoods, and Santa Elfie. 

Christopher StraubChristopher's Favorite Finds

Christopher Straub of Lifetime’s Project Runway is back and will be picking the best of the best and must-have gifts.


MPLS Fire Dept. Selfie Station

Firefighter calendar models will be at the show to take pictures with guests!


Girls nightLadies Night Out

It’s a party! The Holiday Boutique kicks off the weekend early on Friday night from 5:00pm to 9:00pm, with music, drinks and door prize drawings every 15 minutes!

Shopping at the show

Mother-Daughter Night

Bring your moms for a fun evening of shopping and door prizes on Saturday evening from 5:00pm - 9:00pm!

Artison Products

Artisan Products

Guests are able to discover beautiful, custom made gifts at Artisan booths at the show.  Artisans will be highlighted with floor decals throughout the show.

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Make It Take It Workshop

Workshops will be held to make beautiful DIY gifts for friends and family. Workshops provided by Wine & Canvas and Backyards and Brushes.

Backyards & Brushes - Feature Partner

We will be holding workshops on Saturday evening on Mother/Daughter night from 4pm-9 pm and Sunday from 10 am-5 pm.

Sessions will be about 90 minutes each.  We will be creating signs on a 12"x16" board with a  cost of $30+  sales tax and will offer 2+ sign options for guests to choose from at the event.  We will have a signup sheet at the event and will welcome guests on a first come, first serve basis.   It would be great if you can attend!

Christmas TreeThe Festival of Trees

The lights and sparkle of uniquely decorated holiday trees will captivate shoppers as they strolled through the Holiday Boutique. Donated by individuals, companies and civic groups, each tree will be available for sale via silent auction throughout the weekend. The feature is organized by the Minneapolis Fire Department and benefits Coats for Kids through Operation Warm. Last year, over $10,000 was raised to benefit Coats for Kids!

 Minneapolis EMT and Fire Rescue    Minneapolis Firefighters Department    


There will be room to relax at the show! Grab a drink and re-energize in the shoppers lounges before hitting the floor again for more shopping.  

Furniture provided by:  PT Logo


Package Check

A package checks near the Festival of Tree will give shoppers a break from carrying bags of goodies around the show floor.