Join us for a three-week celebration of small businesses and community spirit at the Local Love Holiday Market.
This event is all about supporting local entrepreneurs, artists, and bakers while promoting inclusivity, diversity, and the joy of the holiday season. With each week featuring a different theme, we invite you to explore a world of unique and handcrafted products, connect with local talent, and savor delicious treats. Shop, create, and indulge as we spread the love for all things local.
Week One: Embrace the Rainbow (November 29/30th)
In Week One of the Local Love Holiday Market, we're shining a spotlight on LGBTQ+ and Allied BIPOC vendors. This is your chance to discover and support a vibrant array of products, services, and talents. From fashion to jewelry, tech gadgets to beauty products, this week celebrates diversity, unity, and the power of community. Come, show your support, and shop for the perfect gifts while enjoying the fantastic creations of LGBTQ+ and Allied BIPOC entrepreneurs.
Week Two: Crafted with Pride (December 13th/14th)
In Week Two, immerse yourself in the world of LGBTQ+ arts, crafts, and other unique products at our Crafted with Pride event. Explore a stunning collection of handmade goods, from art and home decor to one-of-a-kind fashion pieces. Discover the incredible talent within the LGBTQ+ community as you browse and purchase exclusive items. These treasures are not just gifts; they're expressions of love, creativity, and identity.
Week Three: Sweets & Treats Extravaganza (December 20th/21st)
Get ready for a mouthwatering finale at the "Sweets & Treats Extravaganza" in Week Three. Delight your taste buds with an irresistible assortment of holiday treats and culinary delights from local vendors. From homemade cookies and cakes to savory snacks and unique gourmet creations, this week is a culinary adventure for the senses. Sample, savor, and stock up on delicious goodies for your holiday feasts, or find the perfect edible gifts to share with loved ones. It's a holiday bake sale like no other, with something to satisfy every craving.
Call for Vendors:
Are you a vendor with a product or products that you would like to highlight during one of the three weeks of the holiday market? Do you identify as LGBTQ+ or Ally and want to show off your holiday selections? This is the event for you!
What to expect:
- You will receive a vendor table to display your products in the LUSH Theater. You will need to staff your booth from 6:00pm-9:00pm for both days of your week (with setup completed by 5:45pm)
- Each week is limited to 20 vendors and the tables are first come/first served.
- Week 1 is designed specifically for LGBTQ+ BIPOC vendors. Week 2 is open to a broader variety of vendors. Week 3 is designed for vendors who have a food or beverage product.