Thursday, December 10, 2015

Holiday Pop Up Shops This Weekend

Holiday parties are great, and so are pop up shops. Here's a look at this weekends.

VTGCLT Pop, Friday - Dec. 20.
VTGCLT Pop is a full scale pop up shop that will be feature products from 85  local/regional vintage and handmade vendors. The shop will be open daily from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. daily and feature special guest and events ranging from Food Trucks to performers. The old Goodyear building at S. Tryon and East Stonewall Uptown. (100 East Stonewall St.) Details.

The Changing Room Holiday Event, Saturday
Know a needy family? Tell them about the Changing Room sponsored by the Urban League of Central Carolinas. It’s a free pop up store for those in need. The Urban League will be collecting items on site from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Then the store opens to those in need from 12 - 3 p.m. 740 W 5th St. Details.

Pink Social Girl Tribe Holiday Market, Saturday
Enjoy Joe’s Dough donuts, Pure Intentions coffee, sparkles, holiday cheer, Nsync Christmas jams (yep!), beer and more than 60 vendors ranging from boutiques to jewelers. Of course there will be a photo booth. Sugar Creek Brewing, 215 Southside Dr. 11 a.m. $5 Vip Entry,12 p.m. free entry.

Winter Market - Another chance to by gifts and baked good from 30 local vendors at The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery's 6th Annual Weihnachtsmarkt. This is the opening weekend of the German-inspired Christmas Market. Winter seasonal beers include Dunkel, Bauern Bock, and Yule Bock and OMB’s homemade Gl├╝hwein: a spiced red wine served hot. Weihnachtsmarkt is every Friday and Saturday through the Dec. 18-19. 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. Fridays, 2 p.m. - 9 p.m. Saturdays.  4150 Yancey Road.