The International Gift Exposition in the Smokies® is the premier destination for wholesale resort, souvenir and gift merchandisers and retailers. With it’s one of a kind setting and generous mix of what’s known and what’s new, IGES® offers vendors and retailers from across the country an opportunity to experience the BEST of the Smokies and beyond!

IGES® is a wholesale, order-writing-only trade show that focuses on the souvenir, resort and gift industries and takes place only once a year! The International Gift Exposition in the Smokies® is completely FREE to attend. Large or small, all retailers are welcome and invited to attend this November as we celebrate 18 years in the Smokies!

IGES® attracts buyers from all across the United States, Canada and beyond, who will be looking for new introductions and the hottest trends in the industry. Categories currently featured include but are not limited to: apparel, plush, gifts, souvenirs, games, toys, personal care products, licensed items, novelties, kiosk items, promotional, gourmet, jewelry, Made-in-America products, Handcrafted goods and more.

Come and enjoy the numerous amenities that IGES® has become known for! From complimentary shuttle service, free on-site parking, area lodging discounts, specialty networking dinners and opening day buyers’ receptions, complimentary buyer breakfasts and luncheons, to drawings for FREE lodging, gift cards to area restaurants, as well as cash and vendor prizes and more!

Buyer Registration is available ONLINE and over the phone at 1-800-430-7608!

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If you have any questions please feel free to contact our office directly at 1-00-430-7608 to speak with one of our friendly and knowledgeable representatives or email us at

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