FINNEGANS House Courtyard | 817 5th Ave S MPLS | Elliot Park
May 18th & May 25th Soft Opening Market!
June 1st – September 28th Market Season
*FINNEGANS Market will be closed July 6th and August 31st*
A new Produce & Craft Market brought to you by the FINNEGANS Community Fund, for the Elliot Park, East Town and greater downtown neighbors. Stop by Fridays on your way out of town, or to start an evening on the town!
Join us in the FINNEGANS Courtyard for games, eats, locally made wares and produce that are locally grown as we get farther into the growing season.
Our goal is to be a self-sustaining market that builds community and increases access to nutritious food for all in Elliot Park, and for our vendors (social entre, growers, makers and more) to reach new consumers to support their businesses.
We’re proud to feature local vendors and social entrepreneurs! Line-up will change weekly, check back often for updates.
July 13: Neighbor Meet-Up at FINNEGANS Market
Meet at the Market! We’ll be celebrating the market as a place to connect, have fun and meet your work or residential neighbors.
| Community Chalk Mural | Free Snacks | Free Photos | Kings Corner Tournament + Free Badminton + Giant Jenga + Giant Chess | Free Music | Local Vendors from produce to shaved ice and more! |
Vendors: Jamo’s New Zealand Pie Co, Untiedt’s Vegetable Farm (produce), Fair Anita, KurbSide Ice Cream Co., Bone Lake Meadows Apiary (honey)
June 29: Lu’s Sandwiches, Untiedt’s Vegetable Farm, For the Love Air Plants, Elliot Park Neighborhood Inc., & more. Cantus Vocal Ensemble @ 6pm.
Thank you to all for making Pollinator Week a success!!
We celebrated National Pollinator Week, as neighbors and beer drinkers joined us for tours of Kraus-Anderson’s urban rooftop hive and pollinator garden. Expert bee keepers shared their knowledge and free seedles (ball of wildflower seeds!) were given out compliments of the Farmers Markets of Minneapolis coalition.
Throughout the 2018 summer months, you’ll find these vendors on different dates at FINNEGANS Market. Check back often for new additions!
Fair Anita – A local social enterprise that provides fair trade jobs to women living in 9 countries. Every product is designed in Minnesota and made by 8,000+ talented yet marginalized artisans. Fair Anita artisans earn 3-4 times the minimum wage in their respective countries and often receive health insurance and education stipends for their children.
DZN Soaps – A MN based mother daughter soaping company, that donates all profits. They will be bringing a selection of beer soaps made with FINNEGANS Brews, essential oils and other natural ingredients.
Bare Honey – Former chefs Grace and Dustin Vanasse started Bare Honey in 2009 with just three hives and a dream, exploring the secret life of bees. Now, Bare Honey has grown to produce some of the most innovative honey infusions and spreads on the market, pairing simple spices with pure, raw honey, hand-picked from Midwest nectar sources. Varieties offered include classic Raw Wildflower, Lavender Blossom, Hot & Spicy, Vanilla Bean Spreadable, Cinnamon Spreadable, Raw Spreadable, Chocolate, Bee Pollen Infused, as well as honey sticks and honey comb. Their mission is to bring nature’s finest sweetener beyond the drizzle, while actively supporting pollinator research and sustainability.
Green Garden Bakery – An award winning youth-run business selling vegetable based desserts to the Minneapolis community.
Gutter Punk Coffee – A mobile coffee cart and roaster that serves as a vehicle to provide employment training to youth experiencing homelessness. Their aim is to serve quality coffee to customers, while simultaneously providing employment training and practical life skills to their employees. https://www.gutterpunkcoffee.com/
Untiedt’s Vegetable Farm – On a daily basis, Untiedt’s Vegetable Farm, Inc of Waverly, MN, strives in its goal of family, employee, and agricultural harmony. Minnesota-grown, hand-harvested, locally and sustainably produced, and stewardly decision making all describe just what Untiedt’s Vegetable Farm tries to achieve in relationship to this good earth. They have been using sustainable farming practices to produce high quality plants and vegetables for the last 40 Years. Untiedt’s is Natural, Sustainable, and Local.
Desdamona Doolittle’s Trash to Treasure – Affordably indulgent leather goods made from scraps, remnants and vintage items in an effort to keep leather out of landfills.
Big River Farms – A certified organic vegetable farm located in Marine on St. Croix, Minnesota. Seedlings, potential greens and more info on their 2018 CSA. FINNEGANS is a drop site (Wednesdays), stop by the market for more information!
Rollin Nolen’s BBQ – great local BBQ all with their own in-house sauces and rubs.
For The Love – Offering stylish air plants and home decor to bring a touch of life to your home.
Community – Learn more about Elliot Park through Elliot Park Neighborhood (EPNI), other neighboring organizations and more about the FINNEGANS Community Fund’s giving and partners.
Learn More & Be a Part of FINNEGANS Market
Fill out the form below to let us know you’re interested and also read on for more background about us. If you have any questions or comments please fill out our Interest Form.
Volunteer with us! Now recruiting on-site volunteers, 4 hour shifts Fridays between 10:30am -6:30pm, and Market Committee members, monthly meetings. Email email@example.com if interested.
If you’re a vendor and would like more details or to apply for a stall, check out our Vendor Application Form. We look forward to working with you to create a win-win-win partnership!
We’re fortunate to be supported by an incredible community, including the Farmers Markets of Minneapolis organization. They are fostering the vitality of the City’s farmers markets through strategic and informed innovation, advocacy, education, and cohesive partnerships. Check out their site to learn more about their great work and Minneapolis’ vibrant farmers market scene! http://farmersmarketsofmpls.org/