Sip & Shop ‘Til You Drop at 7th Street Public Market
Looking for a great place to begin your holiday shopping this season? Try supporting local Charlotte businesses this year by attending 7th Street Public Marketâ€™s annual Holiday Sip & Shop on Wednesday, December 2nd from 5:30 pm â€“ 8:30 pm. Not only does shopping locally help the economy, but you can find unique gifts created by extremely talented artists and individuals. The pop-up event will have over 50 locally operated vendors selling handmade jewelry, clothing, accessories and plenty of other items, as well as a handful of available dining options.
The 7th Street Public Market is located at 224 E 7th Street, between Imaginon and The Levine Museum. Parking is available at the 7th street garage (entrance at both 6th and 7th street) and will be validated for up to 90 minutes. You can also ride the light rail directly to the event.
Expect live music from Taylor Winchester, free pimiento cheese from Queen Charlotteâ€™s Pimiento Cheese Royale, free beer tastings from Triple C and complimentary sparkling wine for the first 100 guests courtesy of Assorted Table Wine Shoppe. The Wine Shoppe will also continue to sell wine by the glass or bottle after the sparkling wine runs out.
All 7th Street Public Market restaurants will remain open during the event as well, including: Local Loaf, Bonsai Fusion, Cloud 9 Bakery, Pure Pizza, Tank’s Tap, Hazelnuts CrĂŞperie, Viva Raw, Not Just Coffee and Orrman’s Cheese Shop.
Available vendors at this year’s event:
Rise Over Run
Thirty Seven Stars Crochet
eb jewelry studio
Pink Daisy Co.
Kristin Hayes Jewelry
Ambur Rose Designs
Shannon Newlin LLC
ABC Charlotte/123 Charlotte
Jan Harris Studios
VelociRacer Watercolors & Design
Lighthouse Paper Co.
Let Love Shine Candles
melody joy Designs
Stone Thrown Pottery