FAQs

General FAQs

Where and when is the event held?
Sunday, July 25 - Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Sunday – Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Ave
Oaks, PA 19456
 
Why should I attend the Philadelphia Gift Expo?
For 25 years, the Philadelphia Gift Show, has been the shopping destination of choice for the region’s retailers to find the latest products and hottest trends. It’s THE place to get a first-hand look at best-selling products and up-and-coming designs in everything from giftware, decorative accessories, tabletop, apparel, fashion jewelry, and fashion accessories, to toys and games, designer/artisan items and more.

If this is your first time attending, click here for some helpful tips.

What types of products are being shown?
  • Baby & Children's Stores
  • Birding/Outdoor Retailers
  • Boutiques/Lodges
  • Department & Chain Stores
  • Drug Stores
  • Fashion Accessories Stores
  • Floral Gift Stores
  • Garden Centers
  • Gourmet Retailers
  • Home Accent & Furnishings Stores
  • Hospital Gift Shops
  • Independent & Specialty Stores
  • Mail Order Catalogs
  • Maternity Shops
  • Theme Parks/Resorts
  • Toy Stores
  • And Many More!

The show also features several key product sectors including: Artisan Alley & the Philadelphia Souvenir & Resort Expo.

Who is exhibiting?
For a sneak peek of exhibiting companies you'll see at the upcoming show click here.

*2021 Information Coming Soon!

What special events will take place?
Click here to see the special events taking place at the upcoming show.

*2021 Information Coming Soon!

How can I rent a scooter/wheelchair?
There are a limited number of scooters available for use at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. Contact the Philadelphia Gift Show team at 800.318.2238 to inquire about availability and to reserve.

Will food be available during the show?
Yes, concessions are available on-site.

How can I receive a directory?
Printed show directories are provided to registered buyers on-site at the event. Otherwise you can click here to see our exhibitor listings before or after the show.

Do you have information on how COVID-19/Coronavirus is affecting industry events?
Our events are continuing as scheduled. Please read more here on updates regarding health and safety measures being implemented at Clarion events.

For industry resources and support, click here

Travel FAQs

What is the address for the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center?
100 Station Ave, Oaks, PA 19456
 
How can I book my hotel?
Our official housing partner, Connections, works to negotiate travel discounts and reduced-rate hotel rooms near the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center to make your trip affordable. For hotel information, click here.

BUYER BEWARE!  Connections Housing is the only approved, official housing vendor for the Philadelphia Gift Show. We understand that unauthorized housing companies may be contacting you advertising cheaper rates and may imply or claim an affiliation with the Philadelphia Gift Show or Clarion Events. Unfortunately, some past attendees and exhibitors have fallen prey to these companies and they have either: lost significant deposits, been relocated with little or no warning, have not had the guest rooms they thought they had booked, or have not received reservations at the hotel they had thought were confirmed. So be sure to book your room through Connections Housing!
 
Is there parking at the event & how much is it?
Yes, there is FREE parking at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
 
What is the best airport to fly in to?
The Philadelphia International Airport