The Beach Boys, As We Stand headline Stars Under the Stars

The Beach Boys and As We Stand will headline the High Point Market's Stars Under the Stars series during the upcoming fall market.

On Saturday, Oct. 19, the market's schedule of entertainment will open with As We Stand, a soulful, high-energy dance collaboration offering a mix of current and classic pop, rock, R&B, soul, Motown, contemporary blues and dance. This eightpiece ensemble is led by Zac Harmon.

On Sunday, Oct. 20, the legendary and iconic The Beach Boys will grace the stage with selections from their 50-year career, sponsored by Surya. Timeless hits such as "Surfin'," "Fun Fun, Fun," "Surfer Girl," "Do It Again," "I Get Around," "Help Me Rhonda," "California Girls," "Good Vibrations" and "That's Why God Made the Radio," just to name a few, are known across the globe. Captained by Mike Love and led by Bruce Johnston, The Beach Boys play an average of 150 shows a year.

  Doors open for all events at 7 p.m. at Center Stage, between the Transportation Terminal and Showplace, and the concerts will begin at 7:30 p.m. Food and drinks are provided to all market-goers with a current fall market pass and photo ID. No one under the age of 15 will be admitted. 

Social events

(Through Wednesday) 4-7 p.m. - Antique & Design Center Happy Hour Through the Decades. Enjoy live local music with The Bad Raccoons and others, and local whiskey tasting with Troy & Sons Distillers as you shop the Continental, Glam, Industrial, Garden, Artisan Made, Chic and Glorious finds from past and present. Market Square - Antique & Design Center of High Point-Ground

5:30-7:30 p.m. - Market Kickoff Party. Center Stage between Showplace and Transportation Terminal


(Through Tuesday) 8-9:30 a.m. - Gourmet Coffee Station. Grab a coffee and a danish to start your day. 200 N. Hamilton

(Through Wednesday) 8-10 a.m. - Free Buyers Breakfast. Commerce & Design - 5th Floor, Iron Hen Café

(Through Wednesday) 9-10 a.m. - Complimentary Buyers Breakfast. Start your day at Showplace for a complimentary continental breakfast. Sponsored by Agio and Surya. Showplace - Atrium

(Through Wednesday) 2-4 p.m. - Sweets in the Suites. Servers will pass treats every afternoon. Suites at Market Square and Salon

4-8 p.m. - Phillips Collection Industry Mixer. This event is open to all market attendees and was created as a networking opportunity for attendees to establish industry connections. Light refreshments and drinks will be provided. Phillips Collection showroom, IHFC C202

(Through Wednesday) 4-6 p.m. - Accessory Floor Parties. Complimentary bars serving beer, wine and specialty cocktails. IHFC, second, third and fourth floors

(Through Monday) 4-6 p.m. - Afternoon Socials. Complimentary drinks and hors d'oeuvres. Market Square, second and third floors

(Saturday and Monday) 4-6 p.m. - Interhall Martini Parties. Specialty martinis at four different locations throughout Interhall. IHFC, Interhall first floor

(Through Wednesday) 4-6 p.m. - Pavilions Parties. Join us for cocktails every afternoon on the IHFC third floor Main Wing. IHFC, Pavilions on Main 3

(Through Tuesday) 4-6 p.m. - C&D Socials. Complimentary appetizers, beer and wine. Commerce & Design, first and eighth floors

(Through Wednesday) 4-6 p.m. - Afternoon Receptions. Drinks and light hors d'oeuvre passed throughout 11th floor. IHFC, 11th floor

(Saturday and Monday-Wednesday) 4:30-6 p.m. - Afternoon Socials. Wine & hors d'oeuvres. 200 N. Hamilton

(Through Wednesday) 4:30-6:30 p.m. - Suite Libations. Complimentary beer, wine, and specialty drinks every afternoon. Suites at Market Square and Salon

(Through Wednesday) 4:30-6 p.m. - Afternoon Socials. Complimentary drinks and hors d'oeuvres. Showplace, first and third floors
5 p.m.-midnight - The Factory VIP Party. Market attendees are invited to this opening event at The Factory. Complimentary drinks, wine, fine food and delicacies will be served. Live music, dancing and more. Reservations required at The Factory, 400 W. English Road, main floor

(Through Tuesday) 5:30-7 p.m. - Sunset on 3. Live entertainment, complimentary beverages and hors d'oeuvres with an international flair. Sponsored by Agio. Showplace, third floor balcony

7-9 p.m. - Road Trippin'. Celebrate classic designs through the decades with the Antique & Design Center and Historic Market Square. Swing to your favorite music from the '30s, '40s '50s, '60's, '70s and '80s and enjoy classic cocktails and hor d'oeuvres as you check out vintage cars and home furnishings from past to present, in the courtyard at Historic Market Square. There will be whiskey tasting with North Carolina distiller Troy & Sons. Market Square Courtyard


11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. - Mimosas and Blood Mary Brunch. Fresh squeezed orange juice mimosas, Bloody Mary bar and southern shrimp and grits. Market Square, mezzanine level escalator near Historic Market Square

2:30-4 p.m. - Afternoon Pick-Me-Up of Gelato and Coffee. Market Square, Antique & Design Center of High Point, ground level lecture area

5-7 p.m. - Sunday Uptown Cocktail Party. Enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres and live entertainment during the Hamilton Wrenn Design District Sunday Uptown Cocktail Party. 200 and 320/330 N. Hamilton St. Courtyards

6-9 p.m. - American Furniture Hall of Fame Induction Banquet. Each fall market, industry leaders are inducted into the American Furniture Hall of Fame. Tickets are $125 apiece. To purchase tickets, please call 336-882-5900 or purchase online at IHFC, 11th floor ballroom

(Through Tuesday) 7-9 p.m. - Market Square Courtyard Social. Relax and unwind with drinks and hors d'oeuvres. Market Square Courtyard


4-6 p.m. - Rizzoli Trendsetter Book Event. Join Rizzoli New York for a book signing, featuring some of the biggest names in the interiors business. Cosponsored by Market Square & Suites and the High Point Market Authority, the Trendsetter Book Event will offer for sale the latest titles from top designers, who will also be on hand to sign the books. Authors include Timothy Corrigan, Annette Joseph, Suzanne Kasler, Jeffrey Allan Marks, Joan Osofsky and Abby Adams, and Thomas Pheasant. Designers will only be on hand for an hour to sign books, so arriving early is encouraged. For more on authors or books, go to Market Square Courtyard


7-9 p.m. - Market Square BBQ. Enjoy good food, good friends, traditional Southern-style barbecue, beer and wine and simply relax on the last night of market. Market Square Courtyard

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