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16 May 2019

Northeast's Largest Souvenir & Resort Expo Returns to Ocean City's Roland E. Powell Convention Center November 17-19, 2019

Press Contact: Amy Dufour
P: 678-285-0597

KENNESAW, GA (May 16, 2019) – The Ocean City Resort Gift Show, the Northeast’s largest souvenir and resort industry trade event, returns to the Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, MD from November 17-19, 2019. Custom-tailored to the specialized needs of coastal retailers from Maine to Virginia Beach, this show features 300+ booths filled with best-selling designs, top brands, new introductions and new resources. Backed by a full range of buyer services and resources, including discounted travel options and free parking, the 2019 edition makes it easy for retailers to maximize business travel savings and time away from their shops.

“Northeast coastal retailers know this is the place to find all of their new product resources for the coming season, including countless new nautical, souvenir and resort resources and more,” says Joseph Lee, show director, Ocean City Resort Gift Expo. 


  • NEW!  More Show Floor Hospitality – The 2019 edition will welcome a number of fun, new hospitality features on the show floor.  From morning coffee to afternoon popcorn socials and happy hours, attendees can enjoy daily networking and business-building opportunities.
  • Custom-tailored Product Selection –With more than 300+ booths filled with the industry’s leading names and creative new designs, every product category will be represented, including resort, gifts, souvenirs, novelties, nautical/coastal items, licensed products, beachwear, general gift and much more.
  • New Jersey Retailer Program
    The Ocean City Resort Gift Expo will continue to offer its buyer incentive program for qualified retailers with shops in New Jersey. Participating retailers may qualify to receive a round trip ferry ride and a complimentary one night hotel stay. For more information, please contact 678.285.3976 or visit
  • Travel Savings on a Great Business Vacation – Attendees can take advantage of terrific off-season hotel rates in Ocean City, MD by contacting Connections at 855.246.8722 or visiting and click the travel tab.

Show Facts

WHEN: Sunday, November 17 – Tuesday, November 19, 2019

WHERE: Roland E. Powell Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD 21842

SHOW HOURS: 9 am - 5 pm, Nov. 17-18; 9 am - 3 pm, Nov. 19.

MORE INFO:  or 678.285.3976 or 800.318.2238

TRAVEL:  Visit travel section |  or call Connections at 855.246.8722.

Exhibitor Information
For exhibitor information, contact Ocean City Resort Gift Expo Show Director Joseph Lee at 678-831-4576 or or visit

Founded in 1995, Urban Expositions, now operating as Clarion UX and owned by Clarion Events, produces and manages a portfolio of 36 trade and consumer events, serving a range of industry sectors including Gift, Souvenir, Art, Aviation, Apparel, Foodservice, Specialty Retail, Gaming, Automotive and Enthusiast Lifestyle, with offices in Kennesaw, GA, Trumbull, CT, Portland, OR, and Boca Raton, FL.



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