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Miss Rodeo Texas to Appear at Sold Out Dallas Western Market
Dallas Market Center, the world’s most complete wholesalemarketplace, today announced that Miss Rodeo Texas 2010 Celesta Harvey will make guest appearances during the sold out Dallas Western Market (March 24-27) which coincides with the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market (March 24-27), Dallas Apparel & Accessories Market (March 24-27) and Dallas Bridal Market (March 25-27).
“We are excited to welcome Celesta Harvey, Miss Rodeo Texas, to campus to celebrate our growing Western Market,” said Cindy Morris, COO, Dallas Market Center. “In addition to a complete marketplace of resources available this March, market attendees will enjoy fun special events and much more.”
The Dallas Western Market will host “Boots & Brews” parties on Friday, March 25 and Saturday, March 26 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Western Temporaries, World Trade Center (WTC), 12th floor. The parties will feature cold drinks, snacks, country music and western product giveaways at 5:30 p.m. each evening. Miss Rodeo Texas will be greeting attendees at Friday night’s party. There will be a hosted bar until 6:30 p.m. both evenings.
Harvey was crowned Miss Rodeo Texas in San Antonio, Texas in June 2010. The reigning pageant queen is active in organizations and philanthropies across the Lone Star State including Big Brother Big Sister, Texas Special Olympics, Habitat for Humanity and Texas State Red Cross.
The Next Big Give winners will be honored at The Inspired Event on Thursday, March 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the World Trade Center, Hall of Nations. Miss Rodeo Texas will be on hand to help present their awards. This all-market cocktail party will feature a fashion show, raffles and a special surprise performance. A cowboy hat by Charlie 1 Horse and a pair of Corral Boots signed by Miss Rodeo Texas will be two of the items featured in the raffle. Raffle tickets will be sold for $10 each.
The most up-to-date market information including seminars and special events can be found on the Dallas Market Center website.
Make plans now to attend the next Dallas Western Markets, March 24-27 and August 11-14, 2011. Attendees may contact the Dallas Market Center’s in-house travel agency, Market Travel, for substantial travel and hotel discounts by calling 1-800-DAL-MKTS.
About Dallas Market Center
Founded in 1957, Dallas Market Center is the world’s most complete wholesale marketplace. Within its marketplace of more than five million square feet, retailers from around the globe source products ranging from home furnishings, gifts, decorative accessories and lighting to textiles, fashion accessories and men’s, western, women’s and children’s apparel. With more than 50 markets each year attended by more than 200,000 retail buyers from all 50 states and 78 countries, Dallas Market Center offers hundreds of events and seminars geared toward helping retailers expand business and increase profits.
As a result, more than $8 billion in estimated wholesale transactions are conducted annually within the Dallas Market Center complex. The Dallas Market Center website is available at www.dallasmarketcenter.com.