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my people’s market 4

#MarketoftheFuture

TRADE SHOW | May 31, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

MARKET | June 1, 2019 | 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Post Office | The corner of NW 9th and Lovejoy

Join us at My People’s Market 4, Market of the Future - a vibrant space that introduces a more complete market experience of community, culture, and business.  

This summer’s market will be at the Post Office on Broadway, in the heart of the Broadway Corridor development project. We hope My People’s Market will showcase the potential to strengthen social ties and test ideas for a locally powered, welcoming public space before shovels hit the dirt.

SHOP: 130 plus diverse and vibrant entrepreneurs, makers, artists, culinary wizards and beverage crafters. This year we also have a dedicated youth market featuring 6 young entrepreneurs.

PLAY: Indulge your sense of curiosity and wonder through activities like double dutch, break dancing, kids face painting, a crafting workshop provided by DIY Bar and much more.

CONNECT: Embrace and build community through stories and art of the past, present, and future with exhibits from Oregon Black Pioneers, Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center, and Portland Chinatown Museum + Albina Queens. See what's being envisioned for the site in the next 10-20 years through the Broadway Corridor project.

HEAL: Enjoy a moment for yourself and allow us to help you heal with the help of City Repair and their mural painting art, chocolate samples from Milieu PDX and more relaxing activities.


meet the vendors

DB Dessert Company | One Stripe Chai Co | Chuparrosa | LUNASOL | PREGAME | ZoeApothic | PDX FAM | Arubah Juice | JOUJOUX Jewelry Studio | Shop Amrapali | High Sparrow | Essance Skincare | Longhouse NW Bath and Wellness | Alshiref Design and Print | PAZ Hair Lounge | Kaahmarket | LaTina's Style of Elegance | HAB Sauce | ReSISTA Kat | Amaree + Reese | Savina Monet | Cultural Blends LLC | Sublime Designers LLC | Ubuntu Afro Couture | Mildred's Sweet Treats | Orquidia Violeta | Upper Metal Class | NEO | Nomadic Vintage PDX | Third Eye Books Accessories & Gifts LLC | Poshon | Spice of Africa | Tighty Whitey Soap & Candle Co. | Smokeshow LLC | Best Brows Studio | Aesthete Tea | The Printory | Indigenous Come Up | Recreating Society | Switchblade Sistas Vintage | Handmade by Seng | Tostado Coffee Roasters | World Stage Theatre | Mimi’s Fresh Tees | Fine Lines | Ishq Skincare | Milieu Gallery & Portland Chocolate Laboratory | Honeybee Sparkling Lemonades and Syrups, LLC | Diamond In The Rough Hair Spa | 972Eleven | Mouthimals Organic Frozen Teethers | Diaspora Coffee & Chai Co. LLC | Green Hop | Green Owl Consulting | parker + simonne designs | Just V Natural LLC | Lovely Coils | Jasmine Giftshop | MexiRican PDX | Letra Chueca Press | Myal Medicinals | Sleep Late | Siren’s Song Stitchery | Good Green | You Can Stay Clothing (Nonesuch) | Katie M Mudd Ceramics | Wrap Knowledge & Social Enterprise | Taylored Tees | PakHye Goods | Hanas PDX | Rythmatix | LO Hangbags, Inc. | Mooncake and Cider | Blendily | Brown Sugar Bistro | Z’Aseelah Natural Skincare | Mildred's Sweet Treats | The Hair Oil Company | Cake Nouveau | How Sweet It Is | My Daddy's Sauces | Cascade Direct | Creations for Continuity | TINIDOR FOODS LLC | Find A Way | Designs By Le'yon | La Comelona Foods | Siempreviva Ice cream | Everybody Eats PDX | Chadowboxx Salon | Alleamin Products LLC | Hot Mama Salsa | Black Star Grill | NE Creperie | Manatee Medicinals | Vee Vee Victoria | Shop Halo Halo | Art By Auzurea | Swarm Portland | Radical Well Being Bodywork | Yours Essentially Bath and Body Products | Black & Gifted | In a Pickle | Hidden Opulence Design House | Hail Snail | Nice and Bella Jewels by Zai | SISTAS | Seeds of Clay | We Grub | The Barreled Bee, LLC | Kweki African Fashions | Obon | Sao Noi | City Troll | Soapbox Theory | Vania Vananina | Turquoise Jim | Hearty Hippy LLC | Mathilde’s Kitchen | Donna Lisa's Beauty Facial Creams LLC | Habiba Abdul Rahim Art | The Venderia | blakoselotl | Uncle Troys BBQ LLC | Es Super Fun | Me Rae's Inc. | Rose Alchemista | MB Designs | Chilango | Bestea | SooJ and Jef Inc. | Don Churro | Emagination Creation Dezigns, LLC | Zekras | Butterfly Tally | Urban Orange Boutique | Carin Made | Cadence Collaborative Care | greenHAUS Gallery | Urban Eden Co.

Learn more about these businesses and more at MercatusPDX.com, an online business directory and storytelling platform dedicated to elevating and connecting diverse business owners.


stage Line up

DJ Aquamarine | DJ Anjali | DJ Daniela Karina

LaRhonda Steele Band | New Expressive Works | Jahdi | King of Wolves | J Prodigy | Soul City Collective | White Lotus Association | Veana | The Unknown Generation | KayelaJ | Swiggle Mandela

Music & entertainment curated by Y.G.B.


Market Sponsors

New Seasons Market | Port of Portland | Tri Met | Portland State University School of Business | Reyes Engineering Inc. | AT&T

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We believe a thriving regional food economy cultivates good for generations to come. Through our Local Finds and Partner Brand programs, we encourage entrepreneurship to nurture a new generation of food leaders and innovators.