Events

Come and say hello!

Not only can you find Elixery products in many independent boutiques, we also attend many artisan and craft fairs where you can try our products yourself. We'll sometimes provide a sneak peek at what's coming up next at these shows, so be sure to come by and see us!

Know of a show we should attend? Let us know!

November/December

Holiday Market

Linden Hills Holiday Market
11/12, 11/19, 11/26, 12/3
(9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
Sunnyside Gardens, 3723 44th St W, Minneapolis, MN, US, 55410

Minneapolis Craft Market and Linden Hills Farmers Market have come together to host the very best craftspeople, artisan food producers, and ready-to-eat food makers the North has to offer. Guests will be able to shop a fabulous and well-rounded selection of over 60 different vendors every Sunday.

Craft'za

Craft'za
November 19
Grain Belt Bottling House
71 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413

Craft'za is a juried market for handmade goods, with an exciting new format in 2017. For the first time Craft'za is two unique events in one weekend! Join us on Saturday and Sunday, November 18-19, from 10 AM to 4 PM both days. Each day features a totally different lineup of 60 artists (120 total)!

As always, artists are hand-selected through a jury process for a wide range of products and price points. Enjoy shopping and meet with local makers indoors at the Grain Belt Bottling House, along with food trucks and other creative activities. Free admission.

Bespeak

BESPEAK
November 26
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The Woman's Club of Minneapolis
410 Oak Grove Street, Minneapolis 55403

BESPEAK is dedicated to supporting women entrepreneurs and building a stronger city by bringing together diverse female artists and connecting with the community. The event will offer shoppers an array of unique, handcrafted items perfect for holiday gift-giving.

No Coast

Holiday No Coast Craft-o-Rama
Friday, December 1 (3 p.m. to 8 p.m.)
Saturday, December 2 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

The Holiday No Coast Craft-o-Rama is a modern, urban & indie-style art & craft show that’s been held annually since 2005. It’s coming up in 2017 on Friday, December 1 (3 p.m. to 8 p.m.) and Saturday, December 2 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) at the Midtown Global Exchange building.

Grand Hotel

Grand Hotel Holiday Market
December 7
3 PM - 6:30 PM
615 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

Whether you're feeling festive, or you're in need of a warm, spiced drink and some retail therapy, mingle your way through our annual holiday market visiting vendors from all around Minnesota. Check someone off your list, and treat yourself while you're at it.


Past Events

October

Prior Affair

Prior Affair
Come down and see more than 50 local crafters, artists, performers, and musicians. Have a beer at BlackStack Brewing and stroll through our gallery featuring more than 15 local artists. play some games and see what's on stage at Can Can Wonderland, and don't forget to grab some free coffee from True Stone Coffee Roasters to keep your art crawl going!

October 14 – October 15, 2017
755 Prior Ave N,
St Paul, MN 55104-1038

September

Nicollet Makers Market

Nicollet Makers Market
The Nicollet Makers Market returns this fall on Tuesday, September 26th #OnNicollet between 8th - 10th Streets. Featuring handmade goods by local artists, including hand-drawn screen prints, locally produced and cruelty-free luxury cosmetics, jewelry, street art and more.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Located curbside by the Young Quinlan Building
(9th - 10th St. S)
Minneapolis, MN

Fashion Week
Couture Fashion Week New York
Opera Recycles presented by Opera Carolina will show a special eco-friendly fashion collection during Couture Fashion Week New York‘s 26th season. The highly anticipated runway show will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday September 9, 2017 in the Broadway Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, 1605 Broadway, New York City.

Elixery products will be featured on the runway via the artists at Warpaint International New York.

Saturday, September 9, 2017
Opera Recycles presented by Opera Carolina

 

Hat Make
Celina Kane + Hatmake Brand Relaunch & Popup
This brand re-launch party hosted by Minneapolis-based hat line Hat Make showcases a combination of couture and ready-to-wear hats by designer-milliner Celina Kane. She will be taking orders for her FW17 "We Are Golden" collection and pre-releasing her 2018 collection under new label, Celina Kane. In addition to presenting her hats as sculptural pieces, Celina will be displaying images from the "We Are Golden" lookbook.

Free cocktails and hors-d’oeuvres by Spoonriver. Special Guests: Elixery beauty booth & Claire Ward live fashion illustrations.

September 13 at 5 PM - 9 PM
A-Mill Artist Lofts
301 SE Main St, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414
RSVP here

For more information about the event and the Fashion Week MN calendar

 

Art A Whirl
Project Runway: Season Sweet 16 Viewing Party - Episode 4
Mingling at 7, show starts at 8! Samantha will be out of town, but guest host will be Christopher Straub from season 6 of Project Runway

Designer Samantha Rei (#DesignerSamantha) is a contestant for season 16 of Project Runway! Come celebrate! For the first time in “Project Runway” history, season 16 breaks out of the conventional modeling mold and celebrates body diversity by incorporating size inclusive models on the catwalk. As a true reflection of all women across the country, models range from 0 to 22, and this season’s designers must show off their skills and ability to make stunning creations, for any size. Emmy® Award winning hosts and dynamic duo Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn return to the runway alongside fashion authorities, Nina Garcia, Marie Claire’s Creative Director and Zac Posen, designer and creative director for Brooks Brother Women for a super, sweet 16 season of #ProjectRunway.

Thursday September 14 at 7 PM - 9 PM
Du Nord Craft Spirits
2610 32nd St E,
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55406

 

May

Art A Whirl
Art-a-Whirl 2017
Solar Arts Building
(Chowgirls Lounge is on the 3rd floor)
711 NE 15th Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55413
May 19: 5-10 pm
May 20: noon-8 pm
May 21: noon-5 pm

 

December

No-Coast Craft-o-Rama
No-Coast Craft-o-Rama
Friday, December 2: 3pm-8pm
Saturday, December 3: 9am-5pm
Midtown Exchange
2901 Chicago Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55104

The Holiday No Coast Craft-o-Rama is a modern, urban & indie-style art & craft show that’s been held annually since 2005.

 

Light up the Night
Light Up the Night
Thursday, December 1
Friday, December 2
Saturday, December 3
Solar Arts Building
Brett Dorrian Studios #204
711 NE 15th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55413

 

November

Craft'za
Craft'Za
Saturday, November 19, 2016
10am-4pm
Grain Belt Bottling House
79 13th Ave NE
Minneapolis MN 55413

Craft'za is a free one-day art market for handmade goods. For this year's Craft'za we are returning to the Grain Belt Bottling House, which is a heated and fully indoor space in beautiful Northeast Minneapolis. Artists are selected by jury to guarantee only the finest quality crafts for your holiday shopping.

 

TCL Live
Twin Cities Live Holiday Pop-Up
Sunday, December 4
Radisson Blu Mall of America
2100 Killebrew Dr
Bloomington, MN 55425

 

Bespeak Holiday Pop-Up
City Pages Cocktailian
Thursday, December 8
Depot Hotel, Minneapolis
6-10 p.m.
6 p.m. VIP early entry + swag bag
7 p.m. General admission entry
21+

From neat sips of micro-distilled spirits to tastes of craft cocktails, guests will have the opportunity to indulge in 20+ premium samples coming from the Twin Cities and beyond. You'll see 11 Wells, Du Nord Distillery, J. Carver, Vikre, Tattersall, Twin Spirits, Bet Vodka, Proximo Spirits, Five Vodka, Lawless Distilling, Far North Spirits, Bittercube, 45th Parallel Distillery, Panther Distillery, Twin Spirits, and more.

 

It Takes A Village
Friday, June 17, 2016
4pm-7pm
Saturday, June 18, 2016
4pm-7pm
1610 W Lake St
Minneapolis, MN 55408-2549

My Sister headquarters is hosting a two-day pop-up shop to raise money for MN Girls Are Not For Sale, which fights sex trafficking. All vendors will be donating 10% of their proceeds to MN Girls Are Not For Sale. Come shop local and shop for a cause.

 

Art This Way
Art This Way
Thursday, 11/3: 5-9 pm
Friday, 11/4: 5-9 pm
Saturday, 11/5: 12-7 pm
Solar Arts Building
Brett Dorrian Studios #204
711 NE 15th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55413

Do you love First Thursday over in the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District? Well, Solar Arts loves it so much they're extending it through the entire weekend! (Read more)

 

Bespeak Holiday Pop-Up
Bespeak Holiday Pop-Up
Sunday, November 6
11 AM - 4 PM
A-Mill Artist Lofts
301 SE Main St
Minneapolis, MN 55402

As artisans, 'bespoke' is at the heart of growing sustainable businesses. This is an exciting opportunity to display our skills and provide customization– something that differentiates us as makers and differentiates BESPEAK from other holiday sales. Shop local & buy bespoke for your friends + family this year! And if you're like us, maybe shop a little for yourself too...

 

Bespeak Holiday Pop-Up
Kisa Boutique Pop-up
Friday, November 11 at 11 am - 1 pm
KISA Boutique
555 Nicollet Mall
Skyway Level
Minneapolis, MN 55402

I can't say enough good things about Kisa Boutique. Their clothes are high quality, fashionable, and imported directly from Turkey where the owners have family roots. (Read More)

 

Setember

MINNEAPOLIS CRAFT MARKET
MINNEAPOLIS CRAFT MARKET: FASHION WEEK MN EDITION
Sunday, September 25, 2016
12pm - 6pm
Insight Brewing 2821 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55413

Minneapolis Craft Market is teaming up with Fashion Week MN to host a fashion and accessories marketplace as the official shopping event of Minnesota Fashion Week.

 

August

5 to 10 on Hennepin
5 to 10 on Hennepin
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Thursday, September 8, 2016
5pm - 10pm
Hennepin Ave
Between 8th and 9th streets
Minneapolis, MN 55413

5 to 10 on Hennepin, a project of Hennepin Theatre Trust, activates a five-block stretch of Hennepin Avenue between 5th and 10th streets as a vibrant destination for everyone to enjoy.

 

June

Northeast Night Market
Northeast Night Market
Saturday, June 18, 2016
Noon-Midnight
Bauhaus Brew Labs
1315 Tyler St. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413

Celebrate the Solstice on Saturday, June 18, 2016 for an all Day-Night Market. We will have art vendors, food and fun from noon to midnight.

 

It Takes a Village
It Takes A Village
Friday, June 17, 2016
4pm-7pm
Saturday, June 18, 2016
4pm-7pm
1610 W Lake St
Minneapolis, MN 55408-2549

My Sister headquarters is hosting a two-day pop-up shop to raise money for MN Girls Are Not For Sale, which fights sex trafficking. All vendors will be donating 10% of their proceeds to MN Girls Are Not For Sale. Come shop local and shop for a cause.

 

April

City Pages Best Of Event
City Pages - Best of the Twin Cities 2015
Thursday, April 28, 2016
VIP: 6pm
General Admission: 7pm – 10pm
International Market Square - Minneapolis Design Center
275 Market St
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55405

We’re celebrating all our Minnesota favorites and our Twin Cities favorites in particular at this year’s City Pages Best of the Twin Cities® Party on Thursday, April 28th at International Market Square from 7–10pm. Honoring the biggest City Pages issue of the year, this soiree will bring the 2016 Best of the Twin Cities® content to life!