Holiday Market: The Makers Show at City Point
Event by City Point, curated by NYC Pride, + Da Spot NYC.
City Point, Brooklyn’s largest shopping and dining destination, has partnered with The Makers Show, which will debut in Downtown Brooklyn with a Holiday Market. A curated marketplace of local craftspeople, artisans and entrepreneurs, The Makers Show will add to the seasonal offerings at City Point, a destination for families, creatives and professionals of all ages. Kicking off on November 27th the safe shopping event will take place on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays throughout the holiday season. For its inaugural marketplace, The Makers Show will be co-curated by NYC Pride Marketfest and Da Spot, to authentically amplify the voices of BIPOC and LGBTQIA entrepreneurs. DeKalb Market Hall will add to the mix with global food from local vendors including sweet treats from The Flo Kiss, grilled cheese and tomato soup from Creamline, spicy Chinese savories from Mr. Lin, and classic Polish dumplings from the Pierogi Boys. To ensure the safety and comfort of shoppers, COVID 19 regulations will be strictly enforced. Guests will be able to reserve a free 30-minute shopping window in advance through themakersshow.com, temperatures will be taken at the door, masks will be mandatory and traffic flow will be monitored.
The Makers Show roster will include local favorites such as: Scentual Aroma, a skin and body care line, made with organic ingredients, pure essential oils and locally sourced botanical extracts; Hedron Studios, a metal fabrication studio that designs a wide range of products, from jewelry to lighting; Beriqisu, a colorful apparel and accessory collection made with fabrics imported from Ghana. Other makers will include A&V Art, merchandise with art full of humor and irreverence; Pamela Barsky, designer of witty, whimsical canvas bags; Momento Uomo, curated vintage apparel and jewelry; Kimberly House, unique beauty and gift products from South Africa, Macaron Parlour, handmade and gluten free macaroons sold in surprise-me holiday boxes and No Chewing Allowed! French truffles sought after by chocolate lovers around the world!