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Poplar Grove 28th Annual Herb & Garden Fair

The grounds of Poplar Grove will be filled with a wonderful  selection of locally grown plants of all types – herbs, perennials, annuals, hanging baskets, shrubs, native plants, vegetable starts and houseplants, plus garden art & accessories, herbal & all-natural products, artisan crafts & local foods. View the 2019 Herb & Garden Vendor List!

There is a $5.00 admission fee; kids 12 & under are free. Included in your admission price is live music, Kid’s Activities for the little ones, and free classes & nature trail walks (come see what is in bloom!) for young and young-at-heart throughout the two-day event.

Learn from your neighbors and some of the community’s best local historians, herbalists, and basket-makers! Our State magazine will be on site to distribute their special April issue. 

There will be Greek food samplings, wraps, seafood, hamburgers, hotdogs, smoothies, and baked goods available for purchase.

For the kids, The Stables at Poplar Grove will be open for tours (closed toes shoes required).  The entrance fee is $5.00 a person (young and old) as well as animal Meet & Greets on the back lawn. 

Self-guided house tours will be offered at a discounted rate of $7.00, though you are welcome to sit on our porches and visit our Gift Shop and Slavery Exhibit on the lower level of the Manor House for free. The blacksmith shop will also be fired up, so be sure to follow the billowing smoke & peek inside.

Meet your farmer, your planter, your herbalist, your master gardener and artisan-maker. Interested 2020 vendors, spaces are limited!  For 2020 application, click: Herb and Garden 2020 Application. Currently, spaces are FULL. Contact [email protected] to be added to the waiting list.

There is always something yummy to eat at the Herb & Garden Fair. Interested Food Truck vendors, please click here: Food Vendor Contract Herb and Garden Fair.

In addition, a limited number of spaces are available for our partners and vendors to participate in our Program of Classes. Spaces and topics limited for variety and interest. Those vendors interested in presenting a 45-session during the event, the Speaker Workshop Contract 2020 is available. (Please see below for Class Schedule and Times).

Several participating vendors at this year’s Fair will also be kicking off our Farmers’ Market Opening Day on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 from 8AM-1PM, so this will not be the only time to introduce yourself.

Special guests, Pender County Master Gardeners, will be on site with Information Booth and plant sale.

Poplar Grove 28th Annual Herb & Garden Fair

The grounds of Poplar Grove will be filled with a wonderful  selection of locally grown plants of all types – herbs, perennials, annuals, hanging baskets, shrubs, native plants, vegetable starts and houseplants, plus garden art & accessories, herbal & all-natural products, artisan crafts & local foods. View the 2019 Herb & Garden Vendor List!

There is a $5.00 admission fee; kids 12 & under are free. Included in your admission price is live music, Kid’s Activities for the little ones, and free classes & nature trail walks (come see what is in bloom!) for young and young-at-heart throughout the two-day event.

Learn from your neighbors and some of the community’s best local historians, herbalists, and basket-makers! Our State magazine will be on site to distribute their special April issue. 

There will be Greek food samplings, wraps, seafood, hamburgers, hotdogs, smoothies, and baked goods available for purchase.

For the kids, The Stables at Poplar Grove will be open for tours (closed toes shoes required).  The entrance fee is $5.00 a person (young and old) as well as animal Meet & Greets on the back lawn. 

Self-guided house tours will be offered at a discounted rate of $7.00, though you are welcome to sit on our porches and visit our Gift Shop and Slavery Exhibit on the lower level of the Manor House for free. The blacksmith shop will also be fired up, so be sure to follow the billowing smoke & peek inside.

Meet your farmer, your planter, your herbalist, your master gardener and artisan-maker. Interested 2020 vendors, spaces are limited!  For 2020 application, click: Herb and Garden 2020 Application. Currently, spaces are FULL. Contact [email protected] to be added to the waiting list.

There is always something yummy to eat at the Herb & Garden Fair. Interested Food Truck vendors, please click here: Food Vendor Contract Herb and Garden Fair.

In addition, a limited number of spaces are available for our partners and vendors to participate in our Program of Classes. Spaces and topics limited for variety and interest. Those vendors interested in presenting a 45-session during the event, the Speaker Workshop Contract 2020 is available. (Please see below for Class Schedule and Times).

Several participating vendors at this year’s Fair will also be kicking off our Farmers’ Market Opening Day on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 from 8AM-1PM, so this will not be the only time to introduce yourself.

Special guests, Pender County Master Gardeners, will be on site with Information Booth and plant sale.

The Brooklyn Arts Center’s Art For All

The Brooklyn Arts Center is thrilled to announce Art for All 10 on Saturday, February 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, February 23 from noon to 5 p.m.

This will be our biggest show yet! More than 50 of the finest local and regional artists will present one-of-a-kind art in the Church and in The Annex.

Wilmington’s finest food trucks will feed the crowd each day — A&M Red Food Truck on Saturday and WilmyWoodie on Sunday — Casa Blanca coffee shop will serve coffee, Cravings will provide treats and the BAC Bar will provide additional liquid sustenance. Parking is free in our North 4th neighborhood. Admission is $5—good for both days and includes a raffle ticket. Children under 12 are free.

Riverlights February Pop-Up Market

Friday | February 21 | 4PM-8PM

The Lakehouse

4124 Watercraft Ferry Ave | Wilmington, NC 28412

It’s not quite time for our monthly markets, but here is a pop-up market just for you in January! Shop & Support local!

Panacea Brewing Company’s Grand Opening Celebration

Mushpa + Mensa will be there slinging our wares and doing some paintings on the face!ta

Come help us celebrate our recent move and newly added plant-based, vegan/vegetarian food menu!

The event will feature:
– live music from Mike Blair, Jarret Raymond, and Mark Herbert
– a fire show, performed by Komorebi Fire Arts
– a live painting by Erica Nelson, to be auctioned off
– live printing of t-shirts
– and face painting!

 

 

Wilmington’s Own Holistic & Psychic Expo

Mushpa + Mensa is about to get metaphysical on ya! First event of the year y’all!!!

Going into our 5th year, we are still bringing together the best of the best, psychics, healers, and vendors all in one place! Join us for a full day of exciting free talks from our practitioners. Food truck on site and much more. $7.00 entrance fee. Practitioners will be charging a reduced fee for readings and holistic healing sessions.

The Holiday Flea At BAC

The Brooklyn Arts Center is thrilled to announce The Holiday Flea at BAC on Friday, November 30, Saturday, December 1, and Sunday, December 2.

This will be our biggest and best flea yet! More than 50 of the finest local and regional vendors will present one-of-a-kind vintage, retro, upcycled, and fabulous treasures in the Church and in The Annex just in time for your holiday shopping.

Wilmington’s finest food trucks will feed the crowd each day, Spoonfed Coffee Shop will serve hot coffee and delicious treats, and the BAC Cash Bar will provide additional liquid sustenance. Parking is free in our North 4th neighborhood, and there is an ATM on site. Admission is $5—good for all three days and includes a raffle ticket. Children under the age of 12 are free.

The Holiday Flea At BAC

The Brooklyn Arts Center is thrilled to announce The Holiday Flea at BAC on Friday, November 30, Saturday, December 1, and Sunday, December 2.

This will be our biggest and best flea yet! More than 50 of the finest local and regional vendors will present one-of-a-kind vintage, retro, upcycled, and fabulous treasures in the Church and in The Annex just in time for your holiday shopping.

Wilmington’s finest food trucks will feed the crowd each day, Spoonfed Coffee Shop will serve hot coffee and delicious treats, and the BAC Cash Bar will provide additional liquid sustenance. Parking is free in our North 4th neighborhood, and there is an ATM on site. Admission is $5—good for all three days and includes a raffle ticket. Children under the age of 12 are free.

The Holiday Flea At BAC

The Brooklyn Arts Center is thrilled to announce The Holiday Flea at BAC on Friday, November 30, Saturday, December 1, and Sunday, December 2.

This will be our biggest and best flea yet! More than 50 of the finest local and regional vendors will present one-of-a-kind vintage, retro, upcycled, and fabulous treasures in the Church and in The Annex just in time for your holiday shopping.

Wilmington’s finest food trucks will feed the crowd each day, Spoonfed Coffee Shop will serve hot coffee and delicious treats, and the BAC Cash Bar will provide additional liquid sustenance. Parking is free in our North 4th neighborhood, and there is an ATM on site. Admission is $5—good for all three days and includes a raffle ticket. Children under the age of 12 are free.

Market For Makers

Maker

About M4M

MARKETS FOR MAKERS ELEVATES EMERGING BRANDS BY CREATING UNIQUE SHOPPING EXPERIENCES.

OUR OBJECTIVE

To find premier spaces and transform them into a market experience. Our markets are carefully curated with Makers who create items you can’t easily find in stores. It’s about the discovery of one-of-a-kind or small batch items you never thought to look for. These Makers specialize in home decor, fashion, art, design, food and more. We aim to forge the relationship between independent artists and their future loyal customers.

WHO ARE THE MAKERS?

Makers are artists, writers, photographers, collectors and designers, they are the creators and dreamers that are driven to create the next great brands of the future.

ABOUT US

Founded in 2015, Markets for Makers has seen explosive growth and success of all of our markets through collaborations with key partners and the use of social media and marketing. Renowned for our ability to promote markets, we are expanding across the US in 2018 with 10 new markets and growing to double our markets in cities nationwide by 2019.
 
Our markets are different in that they comprise a diverse collection of handmade makers, boutiques, vintage and unique items you can’t find in stores. Attendees can enjoy these hundreds of Makers while also enjoying food, drinks and photo walls that create memorable experiences.
 
In turn our markets have an impact on local communities and naturally revitalize local economies.