Tis the Season to Sparkle
Preview Gala & Auction
Presented by the Junior League of Jackson

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
7:00 – 11:00 p.m.

Tis the Season to Sparkle at the kickoff to the holiday season, Mistletoe Preview Gala. Join us for a night of shopping the fabulous Mistletoe merchants both old and new at the Preview Gala or bid on one or many of the items in the Silent, Premier, and Live Auctions. Walk the red carpet with C Spire, dine on fine cuisine by Fresh Cut Catering and Floral, and dance the night away with Almost Famous! It’s the season “to sparkle” at the most anticipated event of the holiday season!

A limited number of Preview Gala tickets are available for $100 each. Black tie optional.

Schedule of Gala Events

7 – 10 p.m. | Walk the Red Carpet Presented by C Spire
7 – 11 p.m. | Shopping Hours
7 – 10 p.m. | Silent and Premier Auction
9 p.m. | Live Auction
7 – 10 p.m. | Present Pick Presented by Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry

Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry GUARANTEES to have you sparkling this season! Pick any present from the gift tree in the Trade Mart Foyer during the Preview Gala. EVERY present picked contains a piece of jewelry from Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry.  Five lucky boxes include a Crown Ticket that will qualify the recipient for a top tier item! From Rolex to David Yurman, these fabulous items are not to be missed!

$45 per present


Tis the Season to Savor and Shop
Mistletoe Morning
Presented by Trustmark

Located in the Special Events Pavilion

Thursday, November 2, 2017
8 – 11 a.m.

This beloved Mistletoe tradition, presented by Trustmark, is your chance to shop items from the 150 fabulous 2017 Mistletoe merchants before the chorus of general shoppers. You’ll also enjoy the jubilant holiday sounds of the David Keary Jazz Trio and brunch on savory bites brought to you by Mangia Bene. Get your tickets early for this is sure to be a sellout event!

$65 per person


Tis the Season to be Merry & Bright
Girls’ Night Out
Presented by Belk

Located in the Special Events Pavilion

Thursday, November 2, 2017
6 – 8 p.m.

Gather your girlfriends for a “merry & bright” night of fashion, makeovers, and cocktails. Girls’ Night Out, presented by Belk, is a party you are not going to want to miss! You are sure to light up all your holiday events with tips from the make-up artists at Belk. Enjoy the best cuisine and cocktails from The Manship while you shop and dance the night away to music by Ben Johnson. What more could a girl want?

$45 per person


Tis the Season to be Festive
Marketplace Brunch
Presented by Regions

Located in the Marketplace Food Pavilion

Friday, November 3, 2017
8 – 11 a.m. 

Grab your family and friends to shop early and begin checking off your Christmas list at the Marketplace Brunch. You will quickly get into the spirit of the season and feel “festive” as you enjoy the sights and sounds of this bright early morning event! Dine on the finest brunch offerings by Mangia Bene and shop the morning away! Get your tickets now before this one sells out!

$60 per person


Tis the Season to be Joyful
Ladies’ Luncheon and Fashion Show
Presented by Baptist Health Systems
Fashions by Belk

Located in the Special Events Pavilion

Friday, November 3, 2017
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Be inspired and filled with the Joy of the Season when Baptist Health Systems presents a fashion show featuring survivors and their caregivers. Show your support as they walk the runway donning the latest fashions from Belk. You will dine on fare from The Manship as well-known speaker, actress, and author Kimberly Williams-Paisley shares her story. A spokesperson for the Alzheimer’s Association, you will be moved by the impact Kimberly’s mother’s diagnosis has had on her personally and her heart-warming tribute to the often fragile yet unbreakable relationships we have with our mothers.

Kimberly Williams-Paisley is an accomplished actress well-known for her role in the Father of the Bride movies. She is the best-selling author of Where The Light Gets In, the story of her mother Linda’s diagnosis of early on-set dementia and how she and her family coped with the disease which ultimately took her mother’s life. Now an advocate for Alzheimer’s awareness, Kimberly relates her first-hand, inspirational experiences and understands how family and caregivers play a powerful and important role in life’s journey.

Kimberly is married to Country Star Brad Paisley and they have two sons.

$60 per person
$800 Off-runway Tables


Tis the Season to Shine
Tween Fashion Show
Presented by University of Mississippi Medical Center

Located in the Special Events Pavilion

Friday, November 3, 2017
4:30 – 6 p.m.

Calling all tweens to this fun celebration brought to you by the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Featured singer, Elam Roberson, will have you singing and dancing the afternoon away. Grab your friends and see the hottest trends of the holiday season make the runway shine! Snack on fare by Fresh Cut Catering and Floral and get ready “to shine” at the snazziest event of the season!

$40 per person


Tis the Season for Brews and Big 80’s
Friday Night at Mistletoe
Presented by Southern Beverage Company

Located in the Special Events Pavilion 

Friday, November 3, 2017
8 – 11 p.m.

Southern Beverage Company will quench your thirst with brews from all over, and renowned 80’s band The Molly Ringwalds is going to rock your Friday night! Take a break from the dancefloor and enjoy delicious fare by Fresh Cut Catering and Floral. Tease your hair, grab your legwarmers, lift that boom box over your head, and come rock out to the World’s Greatest 80’s experience. This will be an event you won’t want to miss!

$50 per person


Tis the Season to be Jolly
Children’s Event
Presented by Ergon

 Located in the Special Events Pavilion

Saturday, November 4, 2017
9:30 – 11 a.m.

Your little ones will be positively “jolly” at this festive event! Ballet Mississippi is guaranteed to entertain and mesmerize with a special performance from The Nutcracker. Characters will also be available afterwards for pictures. Grab a sweet treat and sit with the “jolly” man himself to tell him all your holiday wishes. This event is sure to please children of all ages!

$40 per child
Includes admission for ONE accompanying adult.


Tis the Season to Smile
Santa Snaps

Located in the Marketplace Food Pavilion

Friday, November 3, 2017
2:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 4, 2017
11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

It’s time to “smile” for the camera as you have your picture made with St. Nick himself! Santa Claus will be visiting Mistletoe Marketplace for photo ops with children and shoppers alike! New this year, bring your own camera and our volunteers will snap your pictures as you smile big in Santa’s workshop!

$10 per photo
*NEW THIS YEAR: bring your own camera for the photo!
General admission tickets are not included in the costs of a Santa Snap ticket.


Tis the Season to Sip and Shop
Mistletoe Spirits Bar

Located in Center Court

Thursday, November 2, 2017
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Saturday, November 4, 2017
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Cheers to 37 years! Grab your ticket and enjoy a festive Cathead Vodka holiday cocktail made by The Manship Wood Fired Kitchen. Sip while you shop Mistletoe.

$10 per drink ticket
General admission tickets are not included in the cost of a Spirits Bar ticket.