What is the Emporium?
It is a wonderful two-day shopping extravaganza sponsored annually by the Women's Ministry at First Baptist. Over 65 vendors fill the church Banquet Hall with a variety of booths featuring hard-to-find items, gifts of all kinds, and other rare treasures. In past years, the types of wares included furniture, luggage, custom jewelry, handbags, clothing, metal art, ornaments, children's books, paintings, collectibles, stationery.
The Emporium will be held on Friday, October 12th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Saturday, October 13th from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.. The location is the banquet hall behind the First Baptist Church on Green Street in Gainesville, GA.
Tickets are $5 per shopper, children 10 and under are free. Tickets can be purchased in advance from the church office or at the door the day of the event.