Thursday, November 5, 2015

Attend the Colorado Country Christmas Gift Show Nov. 6-8

   Where will you be on the dates of November 6th thru the 8th?

image009The largest Christmas Gift Show is coming to Denver November 6th thru 8th! AuthorU will be there—will you?  Plan now to get all your shopping done in one place for the Holidays (and for events the coming year) ... ahead of the crowds! Enjoy the lights as the Holiday season unrolls, knowing that you don’t have to fight crowds in stores.

The Colorado Country Christmas  has over 400 booths to entice you and your shopping needs. The AuthorU Booth is #444-445 – In Expo Hall II … we are along the back wall at a corner site.caricatures
On Friday and Saturday, Jake Williams will have pen out, ready to draw caricatures for booth visitors. We will have over 60 titles displayed for shoppers plus authors will be signing their books throughout the three days. There will be something for everyone and all ages.

You will find yourself in a spectacular Holiday Wonderland with booths to entice shoppers and select from. Wander from booth to booth viewing arts & craftsgifts, beautiful season decorations and gourmet foods

  • There will be artists demonstrating skills and creating gifts with wood carvings, fold art, stained glass and pottery. 
  • There will be handmade clothing, dolls, ornaments, blown glass, jewelry, woodwork, leather goods, toys and dolls, garden art, bird houses, painting and much more!
  • There will be yummy foods and a stage dedicated to cooking demos.
  • There will even be a section devoted to model trains!
  • And of course, books.

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There will be gourmet foods (think truffles, cookies, candy, nuts, jams and jellies to tasty soups, dips, oils, vinegars, nuts, cookies and cakes, seasonings, homemade spices and sauces), wonderful accessories, jewelry, clothing, toys, gizmos and gadgets galore. There will be featured national and local chefs, culinary schools, authors and restaurants. Favorite holiday recipes will be shared, and live cooking demonstrations will be presented throughout the three days. Santa promises to be there as well.    If you want to attend the cooking demonstrations, here’s a link to what’s happening:

Don’t plan on coming for an hour … because it’s not going to happen—you will marvel and be delighted at all that is displayed, demonstrated and offered.
What you get is 400 plus mini stories –AuthorU Founder Judith Briles loved the note cards she picked up last year that were so unusual and fun to send out, the unique one of a kind earrings and the bread pudding in the food section was to die for—something she bought several of, froze and served throughout the following year. There is bound to be many vendors you won't want to miss!
Friday    November 6th     10 am to 9 p.m.
Saturday November 7th      9 am to 8 p.m.
Sunday   November 8th    10 am to 5 p.m.
Where:  Denver Merchandise Mart - 58th & I-25 (Denver)

Admission Tickets are only $14.50 --- AND with a hand stamp, you can attend ALL THREE days for this single price!    Bring this discount coupon worth $2 off:

There is plenty of FREE PARKING at the Denver Merchandise Mart. See you there!
Directions to the Mart:

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Judith Briles is a book publishing expert and coach. She empowers authors and is the Founder of Author U, a membership organization created for the serious author who wants to be seriously successful. She’s been writing about and conducting workshops on publishing since the 80s. Judith is the author of 34 books including Author YOU: Creating and Building Your Author and Book Platforms (ForeWord IndieFab Book of the Year), Snappy Sassy Salty: Wise Words for Authors and Writers and a speaker at publishing conferences. Book #34 was published this summer: The CrowdFunding Guide for Authors & Writers. Get your copy.
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