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Vintage Bazaar – Spring Special
April 12 @ 5:00 pm - April 14 @ 4:00 pm
VINTAGE BAZAAR NEW ENGLAND – SPRING SPECIAL – PORTLAND, MAINE
Let’s kick off the coming 2019 spring season in Bazaar Style! Join us for a 3-day Vintage Bazaar you won’t soon forget. April 12th, 13th and 14th (indoors) at Thompson’s Point in Portland.
Approx 75 talented vendors from across the country, spread inside a historic brick industrial building, will offer thoughtfully decorated and curated booths with exceptional vintage treasures, upcycled salvage styles and unique handmade items.
It’s been a LONG winter…come put some “spring” in your step with us! Vendors will be offering lots of spring inspired items for your home and garden. There will also be food trucks, music, and libations.
FRIDAY NIGHT “Early Bird” EXPERIENCE on 4/12:
Join us on for an “early bird” ticket on Friday evening from 5pm to 8pm with LIVE music, libations, and great food! A fun Friday night outing to spend with your Bazaar Buddies before you hit the great city of Portland. This ticket grants access on Friday evening, first dips on all the goods AND return access all weekend! Limited Tickets Available for this intimate shopping experience.
LIVE MUSIC on Friday Evening, Saturday and Sunday.
Friday night 5:30-7:30 – GoldenOak
Saturday 11:30-1:30 – Jon King (King Kyote)
Sunday 11:30-1:30 – Travis Cyr
[ Stay tuned for additional fun info and giveaways by following our facebook page www.facebook.com/TheVintageBazaar ]
SPRING SPECIAL DATES/TIMES:
Friday April 12th 5pm to 8pm
Saturday April 13th 10am to 4pm
Sunday April 14th 10am to 4pm
2 TICKET OPTIONS AVAILABLE:
– Friday 4/12 “EARLY BIRD” $15: limited availability: This admission ticket gives bazaar fans an exclusive first dibs intimate evening shopping experience with live music, food, libations, and MORE!! 4/12 from 5pm to 8pm and return access on Saturday AND Sunday! *come celebrate with us*
– Daily Admission Tickets for EITHER 4/13 or 4/14 $10: Good for one day only. You choose which day you want to come.
Established in 2011, Vintage Bazaar New England is a festival series that puts a fresh spin on antique and artisan shows. It has quickly become a nationally recognized event for vintage and trend-setting style. Recently named one of the TOP 3 vintage markets by Country Living Magazine, top “must attend vintage markets” by Vintage Style Magazine, Flea Market Decor Magazine and Flea Market Syle Magzine.
“Anthropologie and Americana enthusiasts should take special note of this affair, as co-founder Devon Chouinard has curated this marketplace to a T.” – The Boston Globe.
THE VENUE: BRICK SOUTH, THOMPSON’S POINT – PORTLAND, MAINE
Reborn of an industrial past, Brick South‘s roughhewn wood and steel beams, warm brick walls and gleaming concrete floors provide a beautiful texture to complement the curated Bazaar vendor booth.
There is onsite parking available at Thompson’s Point along with a professional parking team to assist in locating spaces. Public Transportation and Train stops located on the venue grounds. Additional parking lots and parking garages available throughout the city of Portland with taxi and Uber services.
TRANSPORTATION/ PARKING OPTIONS
We encourage you to take public transportation wherever possible. The venue DOES charge a fee for parking – $5/car – for the DAY! So between that and the safety aspect, it’d be a win-win to hop on the bus, train, or grab a cab over! We’ve laid out some options below to get you started…
The DownEaster Amtrak Portland Train Stop is located on the Thompson’s Point Campus and only a 2 minute walk to the Brick South venue. A great and fun alternative to driving.
Uber – via app
Lyft – via app
207 Taxi – (207) 774-2255
Green Cab – (207) 879-2424
Public Bus Routes:
Available from Congress St./ East End/ St. John:
SEE: Bus Route 1 Schedule/ Locations
Take Transit to Thompson Point Events:
Local Service – $1.50 • Reduced fare* – .75
BREEZ Express Service – $3 • Reduced fare* – $1.50
*Seniors 65+ and persons with disabilities with Valid ID.
Pay as you go – Exact Change (bills and coins accepted)
Or purchase tickets in advance at the METRO Pulse at Elm Street or other locations.
Call 207-774-0351 or visit gpmetrobus.com for sales outlet locations, schedules and more.
Several routes stop nearby:
METRO BREEZ & Route 1 – Direct Service
TO/FROM Portland Transportation Center.
From the bus shelter, located to the right of
the (PTC) terminal, cross the street, turn left on
sidewalk toward Thompson’s Point.
(.3 miles, five minute walk, Google Maps).
METRO Routes 5 and 9A/B stop along
Congress Street. (see map for location).
Use bus stops at:
• Whitney Ave./Congress – Outbound;
• Sewall St. /Congress St. -Inbound
From bus stop, walk down Sewall Street,
past Portland Transportation Center (PTC)
and continue to Thompson’s Point.
(.4 miles, eight minute walk, Google Maps).
Best Driving Route:
Fore St, Portland Maine to Thompson’s Point
Head northeast on Fore St toward Dana St
Turn right onto Dana St
Turn right at the 2nd cross street onto Commercial ST
Continue onto Fore River Pkwy
Turn left onto Thompsons Point
Continue straight around the back of the Amtrak and bus station out to the end of the peninsula.
If you’re coming from Southern NH/MA/Boston:
Take the Amtrak train! The train station is adjacent to the festival venue. You leave from your nearest Amtrak DownEaster Train and arrive at the venue.
Take the bus! Concord Coach Lines offers consistent and comfortable service between South Station and the Portland Transportation Ctr., which is next to the venue.
OR, follow these basic driving directions
Merge onto I-93 N
Take exit 37A to merge onto I-95 N toward Peabody
Keep right at the fork to stay on I-95 N, follow signs for Portsmouth NH
Keep right at the fork to continue on I-295 N, follow signs for S Portland/Downtown Portland
Take exit 5 for ME-22 E
Keep right, follow signs for Maine 22/Congress Street and merge onto Fore River Pkwy
Merge onto Fore River Pkwy
Turn left at lights onto Thompsons Point
Stay straight and go across train tracks to the end of the peninsula.
Free Admission for Children 16yrs old and younger.
Not pets, other than service dogs, allowed at this indoor show.
Rain or Shine! ALL ticket types are non-refundable and non-transferable.