Apply to be a Marketplace Merchant

The annual holiday shopping event to benefit Safe Kids Northeast Georgia is scheduled to take place at the beautiful new state-of-the-art Ramsey Conference Center, and we are so excited!

About Marketplace

We are excited to announce Marketplace presented in partnership with Northeast Georgia Health System Auxiliary and Presenting Sponsor Willis Investment Counsel. Marketplace is the kick-off to the holiday shopping season and benefits a great cause – Safe Kids Northeast Georgia.  Nearly 4,000 attendees visit the market annually to shop with an exciting variety of over 70 merchants from several states.

Community health and safety is the highest priority for Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) and the NGHS Auxiliary. Merchant understands and agrees that attendees to the Marketplace event, including Merchant and its personnel, must comply with any health and safety criteria or requirements as may be specified by the Facility or Sponsor; as may be recommended by local, state, or federal public health or regulatory agencies; or as otherwise required by local, state, or federal law, rule, regulation, or order. These precautions will be communicated to you as they become available.

Marketplace 2022 Dates & Times:

Preview Party

Thursday, November 10, 2022 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

General Admission

November 11, 2022 10:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.
November 12, 2022 10:00 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Event Location

Marketplace is located in Gainesville, Georgia – the economic and tourist center of Northeast Georgia – located one hour north of Atlanta on the shores of Lake Lanier and the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Ramsey Conference Center

2535 Lanier Tech Drive
Gainesville, Georgia 30507

Merchant Application

Please apply to be a merchant at the event by filling out and returning the Marketplace Merchant Application.

If you have questions, please email auxiliary@nghs.com.


Event Leadership

The Marketplace Chairs, Ashley Sliger, Natalie Challen and Brittni Curtis, look forward to hearing from you and thank you in advance for your support of a fun holiday shopping tradition to benefit children and teens in Northeast Georgia.


About Safe Kids

Proceeds from Marketplace benefit Safe Kids Northeast Georgia. Safe Kid’s mission is to reduce the number of accidental injuries to children ages 19 and under through community partnerships, advocacy, public awareness, and distribution of safety equipment.

Learn more about Safe Kids