Dallas Market Center To Celebrate 60th Anniversary

The Dallas Market Center is preparing for its upcoming Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, set to take place from June 21 to 27, 2017, including the grand opening of the Interior Home + Design Center, a 60th anniversary celebration, educational seminars and digital experiences.

The Interior Home + Design Center debuts with the grand opening of phase one and the largest expansion of home décor showrooms in Dallas in more than 40 years, according to market officials. The grand opening will take place on June 21 with a private reception hosted by Dallas Market Center and title sponsor Elle Decor. Individual showrooms inside the Interior Home + Design Center will also hold special events. On June 22, the Interior Home + Design Center will present a day of education featuring insights and inspiration.

To mark the 60th anniversary of the Dallas Market Center, there will be an anniversary celebration. Participants can join the diamond anniversary event with live entertainment, food and drink in the atrium of the World Trade Center at 6 p.m. on June 22.

The Gourmet Gold Specialty Food Awards will also be held at the summer edition. The Gourmet Gold Specialty Food Awards celebrates manufacturers in the gourmet products industry exhibiting at Dallas Market Center. The awards ceremony and cocktail party take place on June 23 in the World Trade Center atrium at 6 p.m.

The Collection & Housewares Block Party will take place on the Trade Mart 2300 and 2500 aisles on June 23 at 4 p.m. with music and refreshments.

Available for review throughout market will be a pop-up, interactive exhibit of innovative products and home technology courtesy of Cur8. The exhibit in 1F446 will showcase tomorrow’s design— smart, healthy, socially responsible products brought together by Cur8 for retailers and interior designers. The cur8.com marketplace will debut online this summer as a comprehensive destination for “what’s next” in design.