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Black farmer's market vendors

You can visit and support featured Black vendors at Minneapolis farmer's markets.

Blue Tin Cup Kafe

Blue Tin Cup Kafe

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Details

Blue Tin Cup Kafe is based in the twin cities but rooted in the Caribbean. Their goal is to serve specialty coffee full of bold flavor that is authentically Caribbean.

Vendor contact information

Junia Joseph-Benham

Blue Tin Cup Kafe, owner

 

Spoon & Theory

Spoon & Theory

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Vendor contact information

Bea S.

Spoon & Theory, owner

D. Mo's Place

D. Mo's Place

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Details

D'Mo's Place serves barbecue. They specialize in kool aid pickles and pineapples, dry seasoning, and kool aid drinks.

Vendor contact information

Shanee O'Neal

D. Mo's Place, owner

Wha' Jamaican

Wha' Jamaican

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Details

Wha' Jamaican is a food truck and catering company.

Vendor contact information

Vanessa Williamson

Wha' Jamaican, owner

Hunt for Variety

Hunt for Variety

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Details

Hunt for Variety sells many items, such as:

  • Beauty and body care products
  • Candle supplies
  • Household items

Vendor contact information

Chelcy Hunt

Hunt for Variety, owner

Dipp'd in Hunnie

Dipp'd in Hunnie

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Details

Dipp'd in Hunnie aims to help people with skin conditions such as eczema and dry rough patches. They use safe natural ingredients that carry zero steroids and zero flare up’s.

Vendor contact information

Raquel Sullivan

Dipp'd in Hunnie, owner

Inner Peace Fragrance

Inner Peace Fragrance

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Details

Inner Peace Fragrance is a fragrance company.

Vendor contact information

Opal Robinson

Inner Peace Fragrance, owner

Vanlice Lemonade

Vanlice Lemonade

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Details

Vanlice Lemonade is a premium beverage company. They specialize in all natural, fresh squeezed lemonade with vanilla essence.

Vendor contact information

Vee Washington

Vanlice Lemonade, owner

Bombchell Cosmetics

Bombchell Cosmetics

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Nicollet Mall Downtown Farmer’s Market

Details

Bombchell Cosmetics is a cosmetic products company.

Vendor contact information

Mechell Snider

Bombchell Cosmetics, owner

Lutunji's Palate

Lutunji's Palate 

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Lyndale Farmer’s Market

Details

Lutunji’s Palate sells gourmet desserts such as cobblers, cakes and more.

Vendor contact information

Lutunji's Palate

Liberate your bookshelf

Liberate your bookshelf 

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Lyndale Farmer’s Market

Details

Liberate your bookshelf sells diverse books from independent diverse authors.

Vendor contact information

Liberate your bookshelf

Phone

612-501-3097

Lov3 It Seasoning

Lov3 It Seasoning 

About this vendor

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Lyndale Farmer’s Market

Details

Lov3 It Seasoning sells spices that are low salt.

Vendor contact information

Lov3 It Seasoning

Unity in Community Tee-shirts

Unity in Community Tee-shirts

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Lyndale Farmer’s Market

Details

Unity in Community sells shirts.

Vendor contact information

Holly Marshall

Unity in Community Tee-shirts

Hall Family Farm

Hall Family Farm

Location 

Attendance type: in person

Lyndale Farmer’s Market

Details

Hall Family Farm sells vegetables and other produce.

Vendor contact information

Mary Hall and Alicia Jackson

Hall Family Farm

Black-owned chameleon shoppes

Chameleon shoppes are women and BIPOC-owned businesses. They're supported by the Chameleon Consortium.

B'Youtique

B'Youtique

About this vendor

Business hours

Monday - Friday

11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Location 

733 Marquette Ave. S., Suite 205

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402

Details

B'YOUtique, LLC:

  • Supports
  • Encourages
  • Challenges individuality

They do this through the expression of one's own style and fashion statement.

Vendor contact information

Shalawn Randall

B'Youtique, owner

 

Triangy (part of Sistah Coop)

Business hours

Tuesday - Friday

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Location 

IDS Center Skyway

80 South Eight St., Suite #254

Minneapolis, MN 55402

Details

Tiangy Designs caters to women who have an ethnic flair and enjoy wearing well made purses, clothes and accessories. All Tiangy designs are handmade from Ankara fabric in Nigeria.

Vendor contact information

Angie Lamb-Onayiga

Triangy (part of Sistah Coop)

 

Strive Publishing (part of Sistah Coop)

Strive Publishing

About this vendor

Business hours

Tuesday - Friday

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Location 

IDS Center Skyway

80 South Eight St., Suite #254

Minneapolis, MN 55402

Details

Strive Publishing is a bookstore. It was founded to help solve:

  • The need for culturally relevant children's books
  • Underrepresentation of Black authors in book publishing

 

Vendor contact information

Mary Taris

Strive Publishing (part of Sistah Coop)

 

Uniquely Global

Uniquely Global 

About this vendor

Business hours

Monday - Friday

11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturdays

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Location 

Gaviidae Common

651 Nicollet Mall Store, 207

Minneapolis, MN. 55402

Details

Uniquely Global LLC offers:

  • Clothing
  • Spices
  • Cosmetics
  • Fabrics
  • Statement art pieces for any home

 

Vendor contact information

Satiya Amporful

Uniquely Global

Bougie Waffles

Bougie Waffles

About this vendor

Location 

Food cart next to Mary Tyler Moore statue

700 Nicollet Mall

Minneapolis, MN 55402

 

Details

The Bougie Waffle is a food cart. Everything is made fresh and ready to take on the go at your convenience. 

 

Vendor contact information

Jada Williams

Bougie Waffles

Farmer's markets

Nicollet Mall Farmers Market

About Nicollet Mall Farmer's Market

Date and time

Every week on Thursday

10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Open rain or shine

Location

Nicollet Mall, Downtown Minneapolis

Between 6th and 9th Streets

Minneapolis, MN 55403

 

West Broadway Farmers Market

About West Broadway Farmers Market

 

Date and time

Every week on Friday, through October 14, 2022

3 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Location

On the Plaza at the Capri

2027 West Broadway Ave N.

Minneapolis, MN 55411

Details

Extra Saturday markets

July 30, 2022

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

During Black Business Week and FLOW Northside Arts Crawl

September 10, 2022

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

During West Broadway Open Streets

 

Lyndale Farmers Market

About Lyndale Farmers Market

 

Date and time

Every day

6 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Location

312 East Lyndale Ave N.

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55405