AE | Local Maker's Pop-Up
Jul
13
5:00 PM17:00

AE | Local Maker's Pop-Up

Active DSM Local Makers

 

Join us Thursday, July 13th at Active Endeavors with some of our favorite local Des Moines Makers. 

Event will run from 5-8 pm for a pop-up shopping experience outside the store. When you make a purchase with one of our local makers, you’ll receive a ticket good for $5 Off your purchase inside (up to $15 Off).

Our friends from The Side Garage will also be set-up for Print-Your-Own-Shirt to raise money for CITA (Central Iowa Trail Association). Plus, AE will have refreshments iced down inside to keep you cool while you check out all of the local goodness!

PARTICIPATING MAKERS:

● The Side Garage
● Authentic Life Co. 
● Iowa Parklands
● The Red Door Press
● National Park Maps
● Hangry Hippos
● Bozz Prints 

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Vintage & Made Fair - Spring
Jun
10
to Jun 11

Vintage & Made Fair - Spring

We'll be selling letterpress posters, cards and other goods at one of our favorite Vintage and Indie Craft Markets. 

Market runs both Saturday and Sunday. This year with a new location at Living History Farms, 11121 Hickman Rd, Urbandale, IA

Market times:
Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

$6.00 Admission, Children under 12 are free!

 

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Artisan Afternoon + Letterpress Demo
Apr
1
10:00 AM10:00

Artisan Afternoon + Letterpress Demo

Come enjoy the first April Artisan Afternoon series at Turtle Star Studio with The Red Door Press. Our letterpress shop will be doing pop-up demonstration of letterpress printing and mini workshops from 10 am to 2pm. 

This will also be one of the first sneak peeks of the season at some of our new work for the 2017 year. We'll have selected prints and cards available for purchase and you'll also be able to enjoy the lovely Turtle Star Studio. 

This is a free event, so feel free to bring a friend. 

 

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Oct
8
8:00 AM08:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Oct
1
8:00 AM08:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

http://www.desmoinesfarmersmarket.com/

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Vintage & Made Fair
Sep
24
to Sep 25

Vintage & Made Fair

  • Vintage and Made Fair (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Vintage & Made Fair is an outdoor market. Inspired by indie craft and all things vintage. Nestled under the old oak trees of Jordan Camp in West Des Moines, Iowa, shoppers will find antiques and vintage home décor, jewelry, handcrafted goods, outdoor accents, seasonal flora, local eats and everything needed to create a vintage and handmade lifestyle.

Fall Edition

    September 24 & 25, 2016

Times

    Saturdays 9am-5pm
    Sundays 10am-4pm

LOCATION

Vintage Jordan Camp
2251 Fuller Road
West Des Moines, IA 50265
(map)

GENERAL ADMISSION

  • $6 per day
  • Children under 12 are free

Purchase your tickets at the admission gate. Tickets can be purchased any time during the show. Cash and checks only accepted at Admission Entrance.

PARKING

Free. Please note the location of the entrance and exit signs for parking off of Fuller Road. Parking attendants will direct you to the best available parking spaces once you enter. Do not park your cars along Grand Avenue and Fuller Road otherwise your car will be towed.

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Sep
10
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Sep
3
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Aug
20
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Aug
13
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Jul
16
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Jul
9
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

http://www.desmoinesfarmersmarket.com/

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Jun
18
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
Jun
11
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Market Day
May
21
8:00 AM08:00

Market Day

We're so excited to be back at Market Day this Spring! We have been slinging a ton of new prints for the season so come check us out and get your letterpress fix!

Market Day will kick off their Eighth Season with our annual spring show at the beautiful Capital Square Atrium. Join the Market Day Crew, our sponsor, Register Media and over 60 vendors with handmade and vintage goods. 
 

http://facebook.com/marketdayiowa
http://www.marketdayiowa.com/

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Vintage & Made Fair - Spring Edition
May
14
to May 15

Vintage & Made Fair - Spring Edition

EVENT DATES & TIMES

Spring Edition

     May 14 & 15, 2016

Fall Edition

    September 24 & 25, 2016

Times

    Saturdays 9am-5pm

    Sundays 10am-4pm

LOCATION

Vintage Jordan Camp
2251 Fuller Road
West Des Moines, IA 50265
(map)

GENERAL ADMISSION

  • $6 per day
  • Children under 12 are free

Purchase your tickets at the admission gate. Tickets can be purchased any time during the show. Cash and checks only accepted at Admission Entrance.

PARKING

Free. Please note the location of the entrance and exit signs for parking off of Fuller Road. Parking attendants will direct you to the best available parking spaces once you enter. Do not park your cars along Grand Avenue and Fuller Road otherwise your car will be towed.

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Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
May
7
7:00 AM07:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

The Red Door Press will be back for our second year Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page, Facebook and Instagram on where to find us at the market throughout the 2016 season! 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 7th through October 29th
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

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Downtown Winter Farmer's Market
Dec
19
9:00 AM09:00

Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

  • Capital Square & Kaleidoscope at the Hub (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

Nov. 20-21 and
Dec. 18-19, 2015

9 am – 1 pm

Kaleidoscope at The Hub and Capital Square

The Winter Farmers’ Market  is a perfect opportunity to stock up for holiday meals, parties, and gift giving with more than 130 vendors. Farmers will be selling a variety of locally raised products including eggs, beef, pork, duck, turkeys, holiday hams, and a variety of late season and greenhouse produce. Shoppers can also expect to find an abundance of fresh handmade products including locally produced honey, jams, salsa, wine, cheese, noodles, breads, pies and cinnamon rolls. In addition, poinsettias, fresh cut Christmas trees, wreaths, handmade holiday ornaments and home decorations will be available. View the Winter Market vendors.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Downtown Winter Farmer's Market
Dec
18
9:00 AM09:00

Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

  • Capital Square & Kaleidoscope at the Hub (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

Nov. 20-21 and
Dec. 18-19, 2015

9 am – 1 pm

Kaleidoscope at The Hub and Capital Square

The Winter Farmers’ Market  is a perfect opportunity to stock up for holiday meals, parties, and gift giving with more than 130 vendors. Farmers will be selling a variety of locally raised products including eggs, beef, pork, duck, turkeys, holiday hams, and a variety of late season and greenhouse produce. Shoppers can also expect to find an abundance of fresh handmade products including locally produced honey, jams, salsa, wine, cheese, noodles, breads, pies and cinnamon rolls. In addition, poinsettias, fresh cut Christmas trees, wreaths, handmade holiday ornaments and home decorations will be available. View the Winter Market vendors.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Dec
4
to Dec 5

Lucky Star Market

  • Prairie Moon Winery & Vineyards (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
  • Lucky Star Holiday Market 2015
  • Friday, December 4th 6pm-9pm (Preview Party) and Saturday, December 5th 9am-4pm (Main Holiday Market)
  • Located at Prairie Moon Winery (3801 W. 190th Street) in Ames, Iowa
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Downtown Winter Farmer's Market
Nov
21
9:00 AM09:00

Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

  • Capital Square & Kaleidoscope at the Hub (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

Nov. 20-21 and
Dec. 18-19, 2015

9 am – 1 pm

Kaleidoscope at The Hub and Capital Square

The Winter Farmers’ Market  is a perfect opportunity to stock up for holiday meals, parties, and gift giving with more than 130 vendors. Farmers will be selling a variety of locally raised products including eggs, beef, pork, duck, turkeys, holiday hams, and a variety of late season and greenhouse produce. Shoppers can also expect to find an abundance of fresh handmade products including locally produced honey, jams, salsa, wine, cheese, noodles, breads, pies and cinnamon rolls. In addition, poinsettias, fresh cut Christmas trees, wreaths, handmade holiday ornaments and home decorations will be available. View the Winter Market vendors.

This event is free and open to the public.

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East Village Holiday Promenade at Domestica! (Letterpress Demos)
Nov
20
5:00 PM17:00

East Village Holiday Promenade at Domestica! (Letterpress Demos)

Where can you find The Red Door Press:

Catch us Friday, November 20th for the 14th Annual East Village Holiday Promenade!
The Red Door Press will be hanging out in Domestica with some presses for the public to come pull prints with us!

 

Further Promenade Details:

One of the most popular events in the Historic East Village, the Holiday Promenade is the kickoff to the holiday season. Promenade is the premier downtown holiday kick-off event with something for everyone!

Santa will be at Brenton Plaza from 6-6:30ish where he’ll light the Brenton Plaza tree at 6:10 and he will then be at LifeServe Blood Center from 7pm onward.

Donations to the food bank can be dropped off at Brenton Plaza.

Catch a ride on the horse drawn trolley between 6-8:30 pm (pick up on East 5th and Walnut) and stop into your favorite East Village boutiques and businesses for open houses. Be sure to save room for a meal and a glass of cheer at one of the East Village’s many eateries.

Share and tag your Promenade photos on social media with #HEVPromenade for a chance to win prizes. We’ll see you there!

Facebook event and details here.

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Downtown Winter Farmers Market
Nov
20
9:00 AM09:00

Downtown Winter Farmers Market

  • Capital Square & Kaleidoscope at the Hub (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

Nov. 20-21 and
Dec. 18-19, 2015

9 am – 1 pm

Kaleidoscope at The Hub and Capital Square

The Winter Farmers’ Market  is a perfect opportunity to stock up for holiday meals, parties, and gift giving with more than 130 vendors. Farmers will be selling a variety of locally raised products including eggs, beef, pork, duck, turkeys, holiday hams, and a variety of late season and greenhouse produce. Shoppers can also expect to find an abundance of fresh handmade products including locally produced honey, jams, salsa, wine, cheese, noodles, breads, pies and cinnamon rolls. In addition, poinsettias, fresh cut Christmas trees, wreaths, handmade holiday ornaments and home decorations will be available. View the Winter Market vendors.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Letterpress Workshop at Urbandale Public Library
Nov
19
6:30 PM18:30

Letterpress Workshop at Urbandale Public Library

Come print with us at the Urbandale Public Library! We will be providing live demos of letterpress printing for the public to come enjoy and provide a brief history on letterpress and our shop.

Our work will also be available for purchase at the event.

Event will be located at the Library - in meeting room A

 

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Oct
31
8:00 AM08:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come find The Red Door Press down at this year's Farmers Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page and Facebook for other listings of when you can find us throughout the 2015 market season!

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 2 - October 31, 2015 
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

 

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Oct
24
8:00 AM08:00

Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market

  • Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come find The Red Door Press down at this year's Farmers Market - we are so excited to be a vendor and to bring you some great letterpress prints, cards and other fun pieces of our collection!

We are an occasional vendor so check back on our events page and Facebook for other listings of when you can find us throughout the 2015 market season!

 

  • Started in 1976

  • Historic Court District - Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa 50309

  • Downtown Farmers' Market connects urban and rural communities while supporting nearly 300 entrepreneurs from 58 counties across the state of Iowa.

  • Every Saturday, May 2 - October 31, 2015 
  • Street and Parking Lot
  • Ride your bike to the Market and park in the Free Valet Bike Parking area at 2nd & Court Avenue.

 

http://www.desmoinesfarmersmarket.com/

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Poste Print Festival
Oct
17
10:00 AM10:00

Poste Print Festival

Come join The Red Door Press in Perry - we will have live letterpress demos throughout the exhibition on Saturday and have letterpress goods for sale!

Poste Print Festival is a one day annual festival in Perry, IA dedicated to the celebration of original prints, the artists who create them and the people who collect them. The festival consists of three printmaking demos, twelve vendor booths for artists and collectives with a focus on printmaking, and a concurrent month-long invitational exhibition “Iowa Printmakers at La Poste“, showcasing six Iowa artists. The festival will be held on Oct. 17th, 10am to 5pm (1219 Warford St., Perry, IA 50220); a reception for the exhibition will be held the same day at La Poste, from 6:30pm to 9pm.

La Poste is a newly renovated 1913 Post Office Building, which functions as a social gathering space for special events and art exhibitions.

 

 

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Vintage & Made Fair
Oct
10
to Oct 11

Vintage & Made Fair

10-2015 V&M October Postcard Front.jpg

VINTAGE & MADE FAIR is inspired by indie craft and all things vintage. Vintage & Made Fair is an outdoor market featuring antique and vintage home décor, jewelry, handcrafted goods, outdoor accents, seasonal flora, food trucks, live music and everything you need to create a vintage and handmade lifestyle. 

The fair is a 2-day event where shoppers and vendors can share a love for vintage and indie craft at Vintage Jordan Camp in West Des Moines, Iowa. BuzzFeed ranked the Fair as one of the Top 10 Indie Craft Fairs in the world that every creative person needs to visit. 

Sponsored by: Rescued Junk, Vintage No. 35, Do It Yourself Magazine, Star 102.5, Urban Wings Artography and Iowa Antique Network.

Admission: 
$5/person
12 & under are Free! 

Dates:
Saturday, October 10 9am-5pm
Sunday, October 11 9am-4pm

Location: 
2251 Fuller, West Des Moines, IA (Corner of Fuller & Grand Ave.)

www.vintageandmadefair.com
www.facebook.com/vintageandmadefair

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