PORTLAND NIGHT MARKET ANNOUNCES 2017 DATES
Portland Night Market’s LOVE Rose City Edition Features “Aphrodisiac Alley,” Free Oysters from PDX Oyster Social and 184 Local Makers, Food and Beverage Vendors
PORTLAND, Ore. – January 24, 2017 – Portland’s popular “shop and eat local” event, the Portland Night Market, announced its dates for the 2017 season, including its “February LOVE Rose City” edition, February 10-11, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., located at 100 SE Alder Street, Portland, Ore. Admission is free and open to all ages.
Founded in 2015 by Portland entrepreneur Emma Pelett, the Portland Night Market gives Portland’s creative community a place to showcase their growing businesses. The first market was an instant success with thousands of guests visiting the Central Eastside Industrial District to eat, shop, drink and celebrate Portland’s quirky, creative and entrepreneurial spirit. This year, the Portland Night Market will host four events throughout the year, including:
- February 10-11, 2017 – LOVE Rose City Edition
- May 12-13, 2017
- September 29-30, 2017
- December 1-3, 2017 (The Holiday edition is the only three-day event, including Sunday brunch food and beverage options)
Sip and Slurp at February Market
Pelett and her team have curated a pre-Valentine’s Day “LOVE Rose City” edition of the Portland Night Market with the whimsical “Aphrodisiac Alley” featuring local chocolate and beverage vendors such as Alma Chocolate, Catman Cellars, Best Friends Honey and Marshall’s Haute Sauce. The PDX Oyster Social will give away 45 dozen oysters on the half shell each night at their “oyster booth” while supplies last.
The Bible Club’s Speakeasy returns to its second floor location with their unique craft cocktails and live music. Popular hot food vendors include The Dump Truck, PDX Sliders, Popi’s Pastries, FoMo Chicken, Big Fat Weiners, Tastebud, Wasabi Sushi, Boke Bowl and more. Dessert vendors include Churros Locos, Cream, Pip’s Original Doughnuts, Treehouse Chocolate, Boozehound, Sweetheart Saint Johns and more. Local food brands will be at the market offering tastings, including Jem Nut Butters, Plum Tree Jam, Honey Mama’s, Tea Bar, Oregon Olive Mill and Buddha Chocolate.
Art + Interactive Experiences
Sprinkled amongst all the food, drink and artisan goods for sale, Pelett and her team invite local artists and creative groups to curate rotating art installations and musical performances. The February market will feature two evenings of Burlesque performances upstairs on the mezzanine and an interactive area for guests to make their own flower crowns.
Portland’s Best Merchants Under One Roof
The Portland Night Market boasts some of the Pacific Northwest’s best small businesses under one roof as an ideal spot to sell their wares and engage with customers. Visitors will be able to shop prominent local brands such as Bull in China, Wildfang, Sparrow, Will Leather Goods, Portland Gear, Pigeon Heart Designs, Candy Relics and Cargo. For a complete list of vendors, please visit www.pdxnm.com.
About the Portland Night Market
The Portland Night Market was founded in 2015 by Emma Pelett to showcase the many unique and diverse businesses that make Portland home. Blending food, culture, music, drinks and retail together for an adventurous evening in the Industrial District, the PNM is a free event and open to all ages. Come discover new makers and merchants as you taste, sip, try and buy at the urban space located in a 108-year old industrial warehouse. For more information, visit www.pdxnm.com and follow us on Facebook and Instagram @portlandnightmarket.