celebrations

Ballooniversity, burton + BURTON's Saturday Night Gala

burton + BURTON celebrates Ballooniversity

In celebration of the company’s 40th anniversary, burton + BURTON once again invited customers and vendors to Ballooniversity, an educational and networking extravaganza held every five years. The theme for Ballooniversity 2022 was “The Future... more »

IMC partners with Melange De Blanc for west coast bridal event

International Market Centers’ (IMC) new VOW Bridal & Formal Las Vegas will launch at full capacity, brimming with over 110,000 square feet of bridal, social occasion, formalwear and quinceañera resources. The first annual market, in... more »

Halloween & Party Expo returns to Las Vegas for 2023 event

The Halloween & Costume Association and Clarion Events are excited to announce Halloween & Party Expo will return to The Mirage in Las Vegas for the 2023 event, which will take place Jan. 10-12, 2023.... more »
Balloon Museum

Balloon Museum’s Let’s Fly exhibit features all Gemar balloons 

In a recent press release, Gemar shared that its balloons are featured in the art at the The Balloon Museum's Let's Fly exhibit that runs through  March 7, 2022, in Rome. The press release stated:... more »

The Knot’s study reveals a potential wedding boom in 2022

During the second year of weddings amidst the global pandemic, 2022 is set to host the most weddings in recent history, 2.6 million*, as couples and wedding professionals continue to adapt by prioritizing health and... more »
Love of Character offers creative balloon art for every occasion.

The Special Touch

“In this shop, we believe that a life full of character is a life well lived. Our commitment is to add character to your parties, gifts and life!” That is the mission of Love of... more »

Qualatex moves World Balloon Convention to 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic has shown that the best-laid plans can be thrown off course! The outbreak affected all businesses in varying ways – from slowdowns to complete shuttering. The World Balloon Conference (WBC) 2021 was... more »
Gather-d retail store

Coming Together

Kelly Tuit is a people gatherer by nature and loves to throw parties, so opening a shop and event space was a natural fit for the former art teacher turned business owner in Rockford, Michigan.... more »

Social Connections


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Upcoming Trade Shows

Oct 11 – 13

The Panama City Beach Gift Show

Panama City Beach, FL USA
Oct 12 – 14

October Atlanta Apparel Market

Atlanta, GA USA
Oct 18 – 21

The Gathering

Orlando, FL USA
Oct 18 – 21

New York Tabletop Show

New York, NY USA
Oct 18 – 20

Corpus Christi Souvenir & Gift Show

Corpus Christi, TX USA
Oct 20 – 23

Mega Show Part I

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