Sam’s Club Open House With holiday entertaining in full swing, I wanted to make sure you were aware of the free Sam’s Club Open House taking place December 6 – December 8. In addition to shopping for all of their holiday entertaining needs, attendees (members and non-members) will receive the 21-page Sam’s Club Holiday Party Planning Guide, which features sample menus, recipes and shopping lists to plan any holiday event from a formal dinner for six to an office party for 10, 20, 30 or more guests (while supplies last). Sam’s Club Open House – December 6 to December 8
  • Open House attendees will receive the 21-page Sam’s Club Holiday Party Planning Guide, which features sample menus, recipes and shopping lists to plan any holiday event from a formal dinner for six to an office party for 10, 20, 30 or more guests. The free planning guide is available at Sam’s Club Tastes & Tips demonstration booths while supplies last.
  • Customers can also visit SamsClub.com to shop the season’s most popular gifts, toys, on-trend housewares and top-brand technology.
  Party Planning Trends:
  • The Cheese Plate - with dozens of premium cheese options available at Sam’s Club, a sample cheese plate diverse in origin and texture could include:
o   USA/soft – Floralie Cranberry Cinnamon Goat Cheese, $6.98/unit* o   Ireland/hard – Kerrygold BallyShannon Cheddar, exclusive to Sam’s Club, $5.97/lb o   France/semi-soft – President 28.2 oz Brie. $8.98/unit o   Spain/hard – El Cortijo Manchego
  • Sweet Mini Surprises
o   Artisan Fresh Cake Balls - 25 ct, $14.98, in chocolate fudge, coconut or red velvet o   Dessert Shots – 8 ct, $11.98, individual parfaits with raspberry, dark chocolate mousse or cream cheese fillings o   Suzy`s Cheesecake Bites – 24 ct, $14.98, in New York, Turtle and Strawberry bites enrobed in white chocolate or dark chocolate
  • ·         Tips for the Gracious Guest - Simple gestures can leave a lasting impression with the holiday host and keep members on the invite list for years to come. Stretch the holiday budget with gift sets and create an element of surprise with unexpected theme baskets: 
o   Starbucks Cup Gift Set, $9.98 o   Aromatique Candle Gift Set, $19.98, four in one premium candle set with individual gift boxes o   Tazo Tea Gift Set, $19.98 with teapot and two tea cups o   Pizza Party Gift Basket, $29.98 o   Chili Cook-Off Gift Set, $29.98   * Pricing and item availability may vary by location and in Alaska, Hawaii, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, Wisconsin, and on SamsClub.com.  Visitors may be asked to visit Member Services to receive a temporary no-fees shopping pass.