2017 7th Annual GPISD Market Day

  • Join us for our Annual GPISD Market Day event on Friday, August 18 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Ruthe Jackson Center, 3113 S. Carrier Pkwy in Grand Prairie. Proceeds help fund the GPISD Every Child, Every Seat, Every Day attendance program. 

    Teachers register here for the morning or afternoon session.

    *Be sure to carpool or ride the shuttle from SGPHS, 301 W. Warrior Trail in Grand Prairie. 

    This event is a casual social and shopping experience. Come explore what products and services are available to you. There will be food trucks, shopping, and door prizes. 

  • Thank you to our participating Market Day vendors:

    Premium Vendors:

    Chick-fil-A at Carrier & Towne Crossing

    Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark

    Gotta Lotta Enchiladas

    Grand Prairie Libraries

    Imagine Learning

    Kendra Scott Jewelry

    Loan Forgiveness Admin, LLC

    My LifeWerks Insurance Services, LLC

    Texas AFT

    Prairie Paws Waggin' Wagon (puppy truck parked outside)

     

     

    Food Vendors:

    161 Food Truck by Dubiski Culinary

    Bobaddiction (Boba Tea/drinks)

    Kona Ice (snow cones)

    Mike's Real Pit Bar-B-Que

    Nosh Box Eatery

     

    Ballroom Vendors:

    1st American Pension Services

    AAA Texas

    ACH Child and Family Services

    Academic Partnerships (UTA & Lamar University)

    Airrosti Rehab Center

    Alley Cats Entertainment

    Angel DeLite Jewelry

    Association of Texas Professional Educators

    AXA Financial Advisors

    BarkThins Chocolate

    BeautiControl Spa Consulting

    BB&T

    Big D Cupcakes

    Bling Embroidery

    Bling by LA

    Blue Squiggle

    Camp Gladiator

    Combined Insurance

    Damsel in Defense

    Deanan Gourmet Popcorn

    DeVry University

    Dignity Memorial

    Elevation Health

    Everase Corporation

    Farmers Insurance - Sunni Boenker Agency

    Frost Bank

    Gandy Ink

    Grand Canyon University

    Grand Prairie Education Association TSTA

    Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce

    Grand Prairie Tourist Information Center

    High Point Supply

    Hughlett Chiropractic, PA

    Injury & Rehab Center

    Innovative Planning Solutions

    Keep Grand Prairie Beautiful

    Krave Jerky

    Kwik Kar of Grand Prairie

    Mary & Martha's, Inspirational Gifts and Decor

    Mary Kay Cosmetics

    Medical Center of Arlington - ER at Grand Prairie

    Neighborhood Credit Union

    North Texas Elite Catering

    One & Only Salad Dressing and Marinades

    Origami Owl Jewelry

    Perot Museum of Nature and Science

    Proforma A-Z Specialties

    Randumb Kay Soaps

    Ripley's Entertainment

    Sam's Club

    Scent Ole'

    Shooting Stars Portrait Designs

    Smile Design Orthodontics

    Southern Lady Kisses

    Stampin' Up

    Summerlin Soaps

    Texas Lone Star Realty

    Texas Trust Credit Union

    Top 2 Bottom Marketing, Inc.

    T-Shirts That Rock

    United Realty & Associates

    WGU Texas

    Waddell & Reed Financial Advisors

     

Want to have a booth at Market Day?

  • GPISD Market Day is a great opportunity to build business relationships with our schools and administrators, as well as an opportunity to showcase your product or service to over 3,000 people.

     

    Market Day booth options:

    • 6ft premium tables located in the lobby for $250 SOLD OUT
    • 6ft standard tables located in the ballroom and two conference rooms for $130
    • Electricity is $15 per table as needed (electricity access is limited - please inquire about availability)
       

    Vendors are responsible for bringing:

    • Their products and/or materials
    • Table cloth
    • Any company signage can be displayed at your table within your allotted available space 
    • Please bring one door prize item with a minimum value of $25 
    • Please bring one $25 giftcard for the Student Attendance Incentive Program to be awarded to students with perfect attendance

    Set up details:

    • Doors open for vendor check-in at 9:00 a.m.
    • Each vendor will be supplied a table and two chairs (unless you have requested a different setup). 
    • You will be responsible for any table cover, decorations, etc.

    Check-In Information:
    When you arrive at the Ruthe Jackson Center, please check in at the first table on your right for your table assignment. Tables were assigned by need (electricity) and registration date. Winners for the door prizes will be chosen and given a card, which they will bring with them to pick up the prize directly from you. If you prefer not to distribute your door prize we will gladly collect it when you check in and hand it out for you.

    Food trucks will be stationed in the circular driveway for your convenience.  You are welcome to park under the canopy to unload if it can be done quickly.  Please move your car to a regular parking space as soon as possible.  Note – no parking available in front of the cleaners or store fronts on Carrier; your car will be towed.

    Thank you for your support of GPISD and the Every Child, Every Seat, Every Day student attendance program.

    Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

    alexandra.geerts@gpisd.org

    972-237-5420

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