Trade Show

February 17-19, 2025
The Woodlands, Texas

The Woodlands Waterway Marriott
Hotel & Convention Center
The Woodlands, TX

The Marketplace Trade Show
Tuesday, February 18 | 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Trade Show

Marketplace’s one-day turnkey trade show includes the top trading partners and suppliers of convenience products wholesale distributors: connecting you and your team with companies that truly matter to your bottom line. You’ll get business done quickly and efficiently with the Lone Star Lounge open throughout the trade show, and lunch right at the trade show in the Lone Star Café.

Lone Star Café

The Lone Star Cafe is a shared dining area with all-day refreshments, providing opportunities for continued networking and social engagement during the trade show.

The Lone Star Lounge, Prize Drawings and the Grand Prize

The Lone Star Lounge is the heart of the trade show. A vibrant, centralized place for attendees to seamlessly connect and actively engage with one another. The Lone Star Lounge strategically extends itself as a comfortable space in a more relaxed setting, to foster genuine connections that go beyond the transactional.

The Lone Star Lounge features the Trade Show Prize Wheel and is the location for the Grand Prize Drawing. Throughout the trade show there will be numerous prize drawings, as well as the Grand Prize drawing at the end of the show, giving distributor member attendees many opportunities to win. Be sure to visit the Lone Star Lounge for your chance to win. Look for the prize wheel!

Distributor member attendees are eligible for the Grand Prize Drawing during the trade show. The deadline to enter for the grand prize is 1:30 PM and the drawing is at 1:45 PM. One entry per person. Distributor member attendees must be present at the trade show to win.

Passport to Prizes

Distributor attendees will have additional opportunities to win prizes at Marketplace by engaging with exhibitors. Distributors will be provided with a passport encouraging them to visit exhibitors and complete tasks to earn a stamp.

Winners will be announced at the Lone Star Soirée on Tuesday, February 18.

Distributor attendees must be present at the Lone Star Soirée to win.

Sample passport (from 2024)

Trade Show Floor Plan

View the trade show floor plan and current participating exhibitors.


For more information, contact Jenn Finn at (703) 208-1649 or