The Moonlight Market on Gay Street - 2013 Season
- October 12, 2013 1:29 pm at 1:29 pm #537608
Unfortunately, Cafe Brioso won’t be able to be open tonight, but we do have POV Coffee / One Line Coffee set up right next to their patio to keep you caffeinated tonight. The Flying Gent and Luna Kombucha will be on the Brioso patio itself, too!October 12, 2013 2:58 pm at 2:58 pm #537609
SUGARDADDY’S BROWNIE CARAMEL APPLES are in stores starting today in two flavors: Auburn Original (triple chocolate chunk brownie) and Cinnamon Blonde (cinnamon streusel blondie).
Enjoy a delicious Gala apple dipped in hand-made caramel, rolled in Sugardaddy’s brownie/blondie bites, then and dipped in chocolate; knife included as the handy-handle.October 12, 2013 2:59 pm at 2:59 pm #537610
We’re making a super small skinny wallet for you. Walk into an early Fall evening with the light dropping off to the west … get out for an espresso, check in with a friend, imagine a new invention, leave for the city lights ….. stop into zerOz during the Moonlight Market or order online.October 12, 2013 3:00 pm at 3:00 pm #537611
Where can you see a flying Mr Peanut? At the old Peanut Shoppe of course! We will be open tomorrow from noon to 3pm and again from 6pm on for the Columbus Moonlight Market on Gay St. Enjoy some hot nuts while you stroll. It’s not too soon the think about holiday gifts!October 15, 2013 1:31 pm at 1:31 pm #537612
Hope everyone had a great time on Saturday! As our first “extension” market, it was a bit light, but we’re pushing to fill all 50 vendor spaces in both November and December and add a few new unique components as well. ;) Save the date and stay tuned!November 5, 2013 3:10 am at 3:10 am #537613
Shop Local for the Holidays at the Moonlight Market on Gay Street – November 9 & December 14
It’s time to get your holiday shopping done early this year with the help of the Moonlight Market on Gay Street this Saturday, November 9th. Over 40 sidewalk and boutique truck vendors will set up to compliment over a dozen existing brick and mortar businesses from 6pm to 11pm.
Some of the artisans, entrepreneurs and holiday gift retailers featured in November include:
• The Columbus Barrel Company
• Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams
• Ghetto Vintage
• CaJohns Fiery Foods Co.
• Snowville Creamery
• Hive and Honey BEEpothecary
• The Bexley Chocolatier
• Gabs and Reese
• Red Giraffe Designs
• Capital Roots Clothing
• Jacqueline and Aliou Laye Designs
• The Olive & The Grape
• Hammered & Corked
• Objet Adapté
• The Boutique Truck
• FRiNGE Boutique
• Soaps and Suds
• Homohio Tees
• Breakfast With Nick
• Kifle Boutique
• Candle With a Cause
• Very, Very Books
• Tastefully Dirty
• Gaming Nomads
• Bake Me Happy
• Two Grandmother’s Gourmet Kitchen
• soHza LTD
• Poor Sparrow
• Joy’s Fairy Floss
• The Columbus Creative Cooperative
• Perryn’s Naturals
• Near East Side Co-Op
• and more!November 5, 2013 5:44 pm at 5:44 pm #537614
We’ve worked really hard to fill every single vendor space this month and make the event something really spectacular. That’s in addition to all of the great brick and mortars that will be open late, including Sugardaddy’s, Zeroz, Zen Cha, 39 Below, J Gumbo’s, Due Amici, Tip Top, Plantain Cafe, Cafe Napolitana, the Peanut Shoppe and others.
If you haven’t been to the Moonlight Market yet, this will be a great one to check out!
Come show some love for local businesses, and show there’s a demand for late-night Downtown retail! :DNovember 6, 2013 12:27 am at 12:27 am #537615
Looking forward it — that’s a great lineup of brick-and-mortars and sidewalk vendors. Thank you Walker for your leadership and hard work on making this a wonderful event for Downtown and Gay Street!November 6, 2013 3:20 pm at 3:20 pm #537616
Thanks Chad! Appreciate it! ;)
More info on the individual vendors can be found here:November 7, 2013 2:35 am at 2:35 am #537617
More vendors added!
• Rambling House
• The Gourmet Farm Girl
• Fluffy Buttons
• BMC Headwear
• The Smith’s
• My Cute Jewels
Plus, entertainment from
• DJ Donnie Mossman !
• Magician Kendall Heaton !November 7, 2013 4:45 pm at 4:45 pm #537618
Don’t want to deal with parking? Get to the Moonlight Market via UBER:
If you haven’t heard of Uber yet, we’re a on-demand car service that allows you to request a ride at the touch of a button through our mobile app (or via SMS). What this means is convenient, reliable, and quality transportation in the Columbus area is now available at your fingertips!
[b]Enjoy up to $20 off your first Uber ride for the November Moonlight Market with promo MNLGHT1113*
To use this promo, download the app for iPhone or Android and enter promo MNLGHT1113, or sign up at uber.com/go/MNLGHT1113 before the event. You can also text MNLGHT1113 to 827-222 for quick signup on the go! (Msg & data rates may apply)
To request, simply set your pickup location in the mobile app. Request about 15-20 minutes before needing a ride, track your driver in app, and you’ll receive a text when your car has arrived. Hop in, and ride in Uber style! Payment is hassle-free and will charge directly to your credit card on file.
Questions? Feel free to message Uber at [email protected] or viaTwitter @Uber_Cbus.
*Promo is valid for new users in Columbus only. Expires 12/30/2013.November 7, 2013 5:56 pm at 5:56 pm #537619
The Daily Dish – Holiday Moonlight Market
NOVEMBER 7, 2013
Spend this Saturday exploring Downtown Columbus during the first of two holiday-themed Moonlight Markets. During the market, which typically happens the second Saturday of the month, Gay Street shops remain open late until 11 p.m. You’ll also find sidewalk vendors, entertainment, eats and more (A can’t miss: vintage and fashionable office supplies at Robert Mason).
READ MORE: http://www.capital-style.com/content/blogs/the-daily-dish/2013/11/moonlight-market.htmlNovember 8, 2013 6:49 pm at 6:49 pm #537620
Bump! Tomorrow!November 9, 2013 3:09 pm at 3:09 pm #537621
Check out a preview of some of the awesome local businesses who will be there tonight:
Columbus Barrel Co. Building Handcrafted Rustic Goods
BUSINESS PROFILES — BY SUSAN POST
NOVEMBER 8, 2013 AT 8:00 AM
A new local company is building handcrafted bourbon-barrel furniture and homegoods for the rustic Columbus home. Columbus Barrel Co. transforms Kentucky bourbon barrels into custom pieces ranging from furniture to bottle openers.
READ MORE: http://www.themetropreneur.com/columbus/columbus-barrel-co-building-handcrafted-rustic-goods/
The Bexley Chocolatier is Ready to Take Your Order
Published on October 24, 2013 10:30 am
By: Ayana Wilson
Almost everyone has had that moment — your co-worker brings in something home-made that floors you and you insist he/she must go into business right away. Or, conversely, you’re the cook over whom everyone’s gushing. Either way, these are usually moments of jest, repeated with a certain amount of regularity, so it’s almost a routine between friends.
READ MORE: https://www.columbusunderground.com/the-bexley-chocolatier-is-ready-to-take-your-order-aw1
Bake Me Happy — Gluten-Free Bakery is Ready to Serve
Published on October 25, 2013 8:00 am
By: Ayana Wilson
Gluten-free baked goods are rapidly becoming more common in today’s marketplaces. Celiac sufferers and gluten-sensitive consumers used to be the sole target audience for foods without wheat, barley, or rye, but now, they’re all the rage, as the quality of the product has escalated due to demand and creativity.
READ MORE: https://www.columbusunderground.com/bake-me-happy-gluten-free-bakery-is-ready-to-serve-aw1
Find Fashion on Wheels with The Boutique Truck
BUSINESS PROFILES — BY SUSAN POST
AUGUST 2, 2013 AT 8:00 AM
Mobile trucks can be for more than just food. Catherine Shadeed is bringing a new type of truck to the streets of Columbus with The Boutique Truck. It’s a mobile store that carries unique, fun and trendy boutique-style items with an affordable price tag.
READ MORE: http://www.themetropreneur.com/columbus/boutique-truck/
Joy’s Fairy Floss Brings Gourmet Cotton Candy to Columbus
Published on June 9, 2013 12:55 pm
By: Ayana Wilson
If you’ve never heard the phrase “fairy floss”, don’t be alarmed. It’s a term from the 1904 World’s Fair coined by dentist William Morrison and confectioner John C. Wharton, inventors of fairy floss. A 1921 patent by a rival introduced the term “cotton candy”, and to this day, it’s how the majority of us refer to the spun sugar treat.
READ MORE: https://www.columbusunderground.com/joys-fairy-floss-brings-gourmet-cotton-candy-to-columbus-aw1
Near East Side Cooperative Market Celebrates With Grand Opening
Published on August 9, 2013 1:30 pm
The Near East Side has gotten a new fresh produce space and it is celebrating its grand opening on Saturday, as part of Local Foods Week. Local Matters opened the Near East Side Cooperative Market on May 17, 2013, sharing the 1,500 square-foot space that houses Oak Street Meat and Seafood.
READ MORE: https://www.columbusunderground.com/near-east-side-cooperative-market-celebrates-with-grand-opening
New Men’s Suit Shop Sofyano Opens Downtown
Published on June 6, 2013 11:45 am
From 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday, Downtown Columbus is full of business suits. In fact, over 100,000 people work in the area, mostly at white collar jobs. Local entrepreneur Sam Mabrouk recognizes an opportunity here as there are currently few places to actually purchase a suit Downtown following the closure of the City Center Mall in 2009.
READ MORE: https://www.columbusunderground.com/new-mens-suit-shop-sofyano-opens-downtown
Rambling House Set to Bring Gourmet Soda Pop to the Market
Published on October 2, 2013 10:50 am
By: Ayana Wilson
Rambling houses are typically places where a community could come together to enjoy local music, share stories, and basically revel in the company of friends and neighbors. Rambling House Soda Pop, located at 310 East Hudson Street, is just this sort of establishment, a place where craft drink meets local hang-out.
READ MORE: https://www.columbusunderground.com/rambling-house-set-to-bring-gourmet-soda-pop-to-the-market-aw1
Car2Go Goes Live this Weekend
Published on October 24, 2013 8:00 am
By: Brent Warren
Car2go’s fleet of Smart Cars will be available in Columbus starting on Saturday — which means that anyone who has signed up for a membership will be able to hop in one of the blue and white two-seaters and go. The cars will be parked on-street throughout a 30-square mile service area, which includes Downtown and the surrounding neighborhoods as well as a large chunk of Clintonville and Linden. Pricing is by the minute, and reservations are not required — a mobile app will tell you where the nearest car is, and a membership card will get you in.
READ MORE: https://www.columbusunderground.com/car2go-goes-live-this-weekend-bw1November 9, 2013 7:37 pm at 7:37 pm #537622
Women’s styles debut this Saturday at the Moonlight Market, available online next week!
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