Grant Avenue Market

Grant Avenue Market
Vintage • Collectibles • Funky Finds

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Sunday, May 13th | 10am-3pm 

Rain or Shine

Location: Grant Avenue and Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, MD

The Grant Avenue Market is returning to Takoma Park, one of “America’s Coolest Suburbs” (See Thrillist),  with an eclectic mix of vintage, collectibles and funky finds. 25 vendors will be offering furniture, housewares, clothing, collectibles, jewelry, records, books, artwork, ephemera and more.

Mother’s Day is also May 13th! Bring Mom to enjoy Takoma for the day. In partnership with the Takoma Park Farmers Market, we’ll be offering free pedicab rides. Visitors can pedicab to brunch at one of Takoma’s restaurants and cafes or shop the Farmers Market after finding that hidden treasure at the Grant Avenue Market.

Complimentary pedicabs sponsored by the Takoma Park Farmers Market
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Location

Location: the Market takes place on Grant Avenue in Takoma Park, MD between Carroll and Hancock Avenues

Metro
The event is accessible via the Takoma Station on Metro’s Red Line.

Parking is available in the public lots below:

(1) Lot on Ethan Allen Ave next to Co-op FREE and closest to Market

(2) Lot behind the shops on Laurel Ave -$2.50 for Sunday

(3) Lot the corner of Carroll and Willow Ave, enter via Willow Ave. Rate: $3 for Sunday

Plus metered street parking (free on Sundays) and at the Takoma Metro parking lot

Leashed dogs welcome!

Application

 

Spaces are limited! Click here to apply online today.

Once the application is submitted, applicants will receive an automated email confirmation and will be contacted within two weeks of submission.

We are looking for unique vendors offering the following:

  • vintage: furniture, housewares, clothing, jewelry, records, books, artwork, ephemera
  • repurposed items: clothing, jewelry, artwork, housewares
  • special: eclectic wares and wearables

The fee to participate is a nonrefundable $60, payable upon acceptance into the market. Vendors provide and assemble their own tents, tables, chairs, etc. The market occurs rain or shine. For more details, please review our rules & regs here.

2017 Vendors

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36 Letters – custom photo letter art

Blue House Bizarre – unique vintage clothing and goods

Buttons and Beads – vintage button jewelry

City Ditch – vintage odds and ends

Decoractive LLC – handcrafted furniture

Diament Jewelry – handmade and vintage jewelry

ErikawithaK Vintage – vintage clothing, accessories, housewares, linens and sewing supplies

Fresca Frankie Recycled Accessories – accessories made from common recyclable materials

Heels and Hardware – repurposed furniture, handcrafted tables, artwork, leather

Holy Crepes – sweet and savory made-to-order crepes

in-jeen-yuhs – artisan and upcycled wares for everyday use

Jacqueline Handley Designs – vintage antiques for the home and antique textiles

Juanita’s Adventures – housewares made of vintage maps

Legacy Quilts and Art – fiber arts and dolls made of recycled materials

Lola’s Closet – vintage clothing and accessories

Marcelle Fozard – vintage upcycled housewares, jewelry and mini chicken paintings

miks letterpress + – greeting cards, silkscreened baby onesies, stationery and gifts

Modern Mobler – mid 20th-century furnishings

OlivePit Vintage – specializing in fun and colorful vintage! Housewares, decor, toys, clothing, accessories & fabric

Rag-Dollz Collective – vintage clothing, accessories, shoes, handbags, home goods

Shelley Sarrin – vintage housewares, books, toys

Souk & Soul -locally sourced Moroccan home goods and accessories, vintage rugs, blankets, pillows, ceramics and handbags

Sparkle and Rust – garden art from up cycled materials. wind chimes, bird feeders, sun catchers, door knockers

Ten Years In Afghanistan – Afghan carpets, photography

The Crafty Lawyer–Whimsy You Can Wear – handmade pendants and earrings from ephemera

The Little Loft – “A neighborhood art space”

Tin Lizzy Mobile Boutique – sustainable fashion clothing and accessories truck

TJ’s Vintage Art Pottery – vintage, antique and contemporary art pottery including vases, figurines, utility ware, art tiles, glassware, teapots and more

Whistle Punk – one-of-a-kind cutting boards

Pajamarama

Join in this favorite Takoma tradition and shop in your pajamas to enjoy special promotions and discounts at Takoma’s locally-owned, independent businesses! Discounts are available 8:00am-11:00am, unless another time is noted. Get up early and join the fun! MAP

2017 Participants:

The Big Bad Woof – 20% off everything!
BeSpoke Not Broke
Busboys and Poets Books  15% off all bookstore purchase and pajama story time in the bookstore at 8:30am9:30am, and 10:30am.
The Covered Market
Capital City Cheesecake
CYCLED   Pajama rides at 8:00am, 9:15am10:30am and 12:00 noon.
Fair Day’s Play extra discounts from 7:30am-8:00am
Kin Da – 10% off for pajama wearing diners 12 noon- 3:00pm
Kittner Studios – 8:00am-2:00pm (Bobbi Kittner and Sam Kittner)
Magic Carpet
Main Street Takoma Pop Up Shop – Takoma t-shirts, hats and mugs. At corner of Carroll and Laurel Aves.
Secret Garden by Connie
Spring Mill Bread Company
The Still Point    20% off full price retail items and 10% off gift
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Takowork  – artist pop ups by Paper Liberated and Rogue Elf
Takoma Park Farmers Market – free reusable shopping bags for pajama-wearing shoppers 10:00am – 11:00am
Yoga Heights – FREE Pajama Nidra* 2:00pm-3:15pm
*FREE Pajama Nidra  at Yoga Heights, 255 Carroll St, NW: a yoga nidra class in the comfort of your PJ’s.  Feel free to bring your own sleeping bag or blankie to be extra snuggly! 2:00-3:15pm. 

 

Takoma Trukgarten

Takoma Trukgarten

Join us for the annual Takoma Trukgarten on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 from 12noon to 5pm. Taste multiple offerings from from local breweries, plus food trucks and live music!

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Event FAQ’s:
Event happens rain or shine. No refunds offered.
There will be a large sun/rain tent.
Tasting size= 4oz pour.
Each brewery will bring multiple beers.
Bring your ID.
We love kids and families at our events!
Dogs welcome.

Presented By:

B&W

 

 

 

 

 

2017 Breweries

 

denizens

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Please walk, metro or bike (Capital Bikeshare station located at event).  If you drive, street parking in immediate area or check out these parking lots which are a short walk away: Parking

Dogs welcome.

Water bottle filler and fountain available at the event!

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