Grant Avenue Market

Grant Avenue Market
Vintage • Collectibles • Funky Finds

 

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Sunday, May 12, 2019  10 am – 3 pm

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

(Market entrance at 7300 Carroll Ave)
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.

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

 

The 2018 Grant Avenue Market has passed. To be added to the 2019 e-blast, please send your email and website address to grantavemarket@gmail.com

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.

2018 Vendors

 

ClayFetish – ceramic sculpture, repurposed vintage cups, handmade jewelry, Trump Voodoo Dolls

Design ByCo – paper art

Diament Jewelry – handmade and vintage jewelry

Female Power Project (Black Lab) – posters, cards, embroidery

Fresca Frankie Recycled Accessories – upcycled jewelry and accessories

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

Iris Grundler Pottery – handmade ceramics

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

Lindsay Rohrbaugh – Breyer model horses

Love Once Again – vintage apparel and accessories

Marcella Kriebel Art + Illustration

Patchcat Vintage – clothing and accessories

Rachel Pfeffer Designs – handmade jewelry

RADHOST – original textiles, handmade pillows, scarves and bags

Robert Warren Designs – handmade home furnishings in timber and metal

Souk and Soul – Ethically sourced vintage and newly made rugs, home decor and accessories from Moroccan artisans

Ten Years In Afghanistan – Afghan carpets, photography

The Comptoir – embroidery

The Møbelbutik – midcentury modern, Hollywood regency, and industrial vintage furniture

The Pearl Girl – vintage and handmade jewelry, greeting cards, candles and accessories

Tin Lizzy Mobile Boutique – sustainable fashion clothing and accessories truck

 

 

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

is CANCELED. Due to the strong chance of thunderstorms all afternoon tomorrow, we have regretfully decided to cancel the Takoma Trukgarten scheduled for June 2, 2018 12noon-5:00pm.  We are unable to continue to safely serve people outside, under metal tents, if thunderstorms are present. All tickets will be refunded.

At this point, there is not a new date scheduled.

 

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 and live music! New in 2018 – a wine tent!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.
TPSS Co-op will offer multiple wines.
Bring your ID.
We love kids and families at our events!
Dogs welcome.

Presented By:

B&W

 

 

 

 

Takoma Trukgarten

is CANCELED.

Advance Purchase Tickets:
Beer Fan (advance purchase): $25* for entry, 6 tasting tickets & commemorative glass
Beer Lover (advance purchase): $35*  for entry, 12 tasting tickets & commemorative glass
Designated Driver: $10 entry (this ticket does not include beer or glass)
Under 21: Free admission
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.
TPSS Co-op will offer multiple wines.
Tasting tickets can be used for beer or wine.
Bring your ID.
Extra Pours: $10 for 6 additional tasting tickets, available at event.
*plus online booking fees. Online available until 6:00pm 6/1/18. Ticket price goes to $35 and $45 at the gate.

2018 Breweries

 

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Music Schedule:

 

12:00

Dan Wolff

1:00

Moose Jaw 

2:00

Sara Curtin

3:00

Park Snakes

4:00

Swampcandy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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!

No smoking or vaping at the event.

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