Press Releases

Chick-fil-A Sugar Land to Give Back to Sugar Plum Market

 posted October 18, 2016

Shoppers of all ages will want to “Eat Mor Chikin” at the 16th Annual Sugar Plum Market!  Chick-fil-A Sugar Land will once again provide concessions at the popular holiday shopping event.  Presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, the Sugar Plum Market will feature over 100 unique vendors and a large raffle showcase.  Doors open on Friday, November 4th from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, November 5th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Stafford Centre Performing Arts Theatre and Convention Center.  Preview Night will be held from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday, November 3rd.

 

 

Sugar Plum Market Announces Braman Winery and Brewery as Preview Night Sponsor

posted October 4, 2016

The Sugar Plum Market Preview Night is always a popular way to kick off the holiday season.  The 2016 event looks to be bigger and better than ever, thanks to an exciting partnership with Preview Night Underwriter, Braman Winery and Brewery!  Preview Night will take place Thursday, November 3rd from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Stafford Centre Performing Arts Theatre and Convention Center.  Presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, the theme for the 16th Annual Market is “Making Spirits Bright.”

 

Sugar Plum Market Committee Prepares for 16th Annual Event

posted September 20, 2016

The holidays are quickly approaching, which means one thing in Fort Bend County.  It’s nearly Sugar Plum Market time!  The popular holiday shopping event, which is presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, is celebrating the 16th year of “Making Spirits Bright.”  Shoppers’ spirits will surely be brightened as they enjoy fabulous holiday décor, exciting vendors, and a fun-filled weekend of shopping on Friday, November 4th and Saturday, November 5th at the Stafford Centre Performing Arts Theatre and Convention Center.  Proceeds from the Market will benefit local Fort Bend County charities.

 

FBJSL’s Sugar Plum Market is the Perfect One-Stop Holiday Shopping Experience

posted August 22, 2016

Merchants will travel from all over Texas and beyond to showcase their unique treasures at the 2016 Sugar Plum Market.  Patrons will be thrilled to see a mix of favorite returning vendors, as well as some fascinating new merchants during the 16th Annual holiday shopping extravaganza.  “The committee is so excited to welcome our returning and new vendors!  There are new vendors in women’s and children’s clothing, men’s fishing wear, food, and many more,” commented Katie Harris, Sugar Plum Market Co-Chair.  “Don’t miss out on all of the wonderful merchandise!”

 

Sugar Plum Market Planning the Ultimate Girls’ Night for Preview Party

posted on July 21, 2016

What could be better than a night of shopping with girlfriends, sampling delicious food and drinks, and helping to raise funds for some amazing charities? The Sugar Plum Market Preview Night is the perfect Girls’ Night Out! Patrons will enjoy a fun and festive evening (with a few surprises this year!) and be the first to shop the “Making Spirits Bright” Market. Presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, the 2016 Preview Night will be held Thursday, November 3rd from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m…..

 

Sugar Plum Market Recognizes Top Sponsors to Date

posted on June 24, 2016

 The Sugar Plum Market is a great way to kick-off the holiday season in Fort Bend County, but more importantly, it’s a wonderful opportunity to give back to a number of worthy charities.  “Making Spirits Bright” is the theme of the 16th Annual Market, which will pay tribute to the many organizations that have benefited from Market proceeds through the years.  The Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann invite the community to join them for what is sure to be another stellar event.  The Market will take place at the Stafford Centre Performing Arts Theatre and Convention Center Friday, November 4th and Saturday, November 5th.  Preview Night has been set for the evening of Thursday, November 3rd.

 

Fort Bend Junior Service League and Memorial Hermann

Partner Again for 2016 Sugar Plum Market

posted on May 31, 2016

The Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) is pleased to announce the return of Memorial Hermann as Title Sponsor of the Sugar Plum Market.  The 16th Annual Market will feature the theme “Making Spirits Bright” and will focus on the many charitable organizations that have benefited from Market proceeds through the years.  “We are thrilled once again to be the Title Underwriter for FBJSL’s 2016 Sugar Plum Market.  We have enjoyed a terrific relationship with FBJSL over the years and at one time were a beneficiary of their great work.  We share a responsibility to serve this community, and we look forward to the synergies that we will create together as we align our efforts to this end,” commented Greg Haralson, Senior Vice President/CEO of Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital.

 

Sugar Plum Market Helps The Arc of Fort Bend Send Athletes to the Special Olympics

posted on April 26, 2016

 The Sugar Plum Market is racing ahead to another stellar event!  Since 2001, the holiday shopping extravaganza has raised over $1.9 million for numerous Fort Bend County non-profit organizations.  Previous grants have contributed to educational programs, food pantries, assistance for women and children, literacy programs, and many other charitable needs.  The 16th Annual Market, presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, will focus this year’s “Making Spirits Bright” theme on the amazing organizations that have benefited from these grants through the years.

 

Sugar Plum Market Begins 16th Year of “Making Spirits Bright”

posted on March 22, 2016

 “Making Spirits Bright” is the theme of the 2016 Sugar Plum Market, but it’s also what the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) has been doing since its inception in 2001.  Through funds raised at the popular holiday shopping event, the Sugar Plum Market has donated an impressive amount of over $1.9 million to various Fort Bend County charities.  Those grants have and will continue to brighten the spirits of so many in need.