Boston Seaport Announces Plans for The Holiday Market at Snowport and Calls All Makers, Artists and Chefs to Apply

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BOSTON – Boston Seaport by WS Development has formed an new partnership with The Makers Show, a curated market platform rooted in social justice that brings decades of experience producing New York City markets, to create a vibrant holiday market this winter.

The Holiday Market at Snowport will be a European-style holiday market, the first of its kind in New England, bringing Boston together through a memorable holiday experience that will feature more than 100 small businesses, including local craftsmen, artisans and entrepreneurs selling unique gifts and wares. Vendors are encouraged to apply now through June 15th via holidaymarketatsnowport.com or by sending an email to hello@themakersshow.com for more information. www.bostonseaport.xyz

For the third year in a row, Snowport will transform the Seaport neighborhood into a winter wonderland, and The Holiday Market at Snowport will enhance the festive experience as it celebrates a diverse mix of original concepts from local entrepreneurs and chefs. Expect to find holiday ornaments and trimmings, jewelry, homeware, apparel and accessories, children’s games and toys, kitchen and garden items, prints and stationary, packaged artisanal food products, and more. The market will run from November 19, 2021 through January 2nd, 2022 and will be located at 88 Seaport Boulevard, one of the city’s most popular shopping destinations.

“From The Current to Black Owned Bos. to our seasonal farmers markets, we have seen how our markets have drawn people from across the city and given local small businesses an opportunity to thrive. The Holiday Market at Snowport will be our newest retail experience and our largest outdoor market yet. The Holiday Market is inspired by the traditions and charms of European holiday markets, while being wholly unique to Boston and supporting local retail and food entrepreneurs,” says Yanni Tsipis, Senior Vice President, Development at WS Development.

“We are thrilled to bring such a joyful event to Boston this winter! Holiday Markets are such a rich cultural tradition, a hub for local communities and a valuable business opportunity for the hundreds of small businesses showcasing their unique wares,” says Julie Feltman and Tiziana Indelicato, executive producers and co-founders of The Makers Show.

More details about Snowport and The Holiday Market will be announced later this year.

Bringing over a decade of New York City holiday market-making and retail experience, Founders Julie Feltman and Tiziana Indelicato created The Makers Show (TMS) as a mixed-use retail market platform rooted in social justice. Promising a commitment to promoting equity and community investment through local marketplaces, TMS believes in keeping resources in local economies by using sustainable materials as well as amplifying businesses owned by BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, women, and other underrepresented groups. And of course, helping consumers shop local. TMS creates immersive and festive marketplaces that engage, enchant and inspire.

Seaport is currently Boston’s single largest development project. WS Development is transforming 33 acres of waterfront land with a carefully selected mix of residential, hotel, office, retail, entertainment, civic and cultural uses, and public open space across the district. Combining the best of historic and modern-day Boston, Seaport is positioned to become the destination for fashion, culture, arts, dining and entertainment, and technology and life sciences, expanding Boston’s position as one of the top cities in the world.