5th Annual Asbury Park Valentine’s Bazaar Kicks Off Saturday, Feb 8th at Convention Hall
“We’d be on top of the world…if you’d be our valentine!” The Asbury Park Bazaar will host its 5th annual Asbury Park Valentine’s Bazaar “Can’t Buy Me Love” on Saturday, February 8th from noon to 5 pm in the Grand Arcade of Convention Hall. The event will feature a specially curated marketplace featuring the best in local and regional indie vendors selling goods and gifts made with love.
Vendors will be featuring products ranging from handcrafted jewelry, art, and photography to candles, chocolates and home goods. Pick up gorgeous flower bouquets from Faye + Renee or make your own at their Flower Bar. Enjoy a Valentine’s Jazz Brunch at The Anchor’s Bend featuring delicious food and drinks and music by The Wright Trio. Enjoy oysters & champagne at the Asbury Park Oyster Bar. Grab a Valentine’s photo with your favorite person or pet in Little Detour’s “Kissing” Photo Booth. Relax in our fireplace lounge with a hot drink created by the design team at Madly Lovely. Learn how you can adopt or foster a pet at See Spot Rescued, an all-volunteer, foster-based rescue and our non-profit partner at the event.
“The Asbury Park Bazaar is a celebration of all things made locally with love,” said Jenny Vickers Chyb, Founder of Asbury Park Bazaar. “The Valentine’s Bazaar at Convention Hall is a perfect spot to pick up gifts for the ones you love – it’s a historic, beautiful location right on the beach in Asbury Park – and also have a good time while you’re there! The event and space offer an amazing selection of vendors, shops, music, flowers, chocolates, hot drinks, champagne, photo opportunities, and so much more. There really is something for everyone.”
The Asbury Park Valentine’s Bazaar is free, pet-friendly, all ages and rain or shine. The event will feature:
- Handcrafted and Vintage Vendors: See list below
- Flower Bar by Faye & Renee: Pick up gorgeous flower bouquets from Faye & Renée Floral & Event Design or make your own at their Flower Bar.
- Valentine’s Jazz Brunch: Enjoy a delicious brunch menu, specialty cocktails and live music by The Wright Trio.
- Photo “Kissing” Booth: Stop by Little Detour Vintage Photo Booth and Trailer to grab Valentine’s Day photo strips. Bring a pet or your partner for a photo – a portion of proceeds will benefit See Spot Rescued, a 501(c)3 all-volunteer, foster-based rescue in Jersey City, NJ.
- Bubbly Bar, Fireplace Lounge & Hot Drink Bar: Enjoy delicious champagne & oysters at the Asbury Oyster Bar. Grab a hot drink and relax in our vintage fireplace lounge designed by Madly Lovely, a perfect spot to get cozy!
We’ve handpicked vendors of all categories, from which you’ll find gifts for all of your loved ones:
Art – Spring Whitaker
Accessories – Freedom Rocks | Collective Hand
Apparel – Dead Seagull Clothing, Aqua Vida / Surf Costa, Nomad Supply Company
Candles – Lucky Honeybee
Children’s – Cute as Buttons
Ceramics – Leigh’s Art Shop
Chocolate & Sweet Treats – Diego’s Chocolate, Holly Jolly Jams, JB Couture Cupcakes
Farm Goods – Oak Hill Farms
Flowers – Faye + Renee
Greeting Cards – VG Custom Artwork
Health & Beauty – I AM Organic
Home Goods – AfterRain, Berte, Content + Company, Forage Workshop, Jersey Boy Boutique, Sanctum Handmade, Tobin Connor, Tripsy Shop
Jewelry – Lost World Creative, Sundog Studio, Velvet and Slate, Whim
Knits/Crochet – Bcozie
Pets – Chow Bella Biscuits, See Spot Rescued
Photography – Claudia Chloe
Plants – Clariza’s Clay Pot Swings
Wood Art – Len’s Wood Designs, Peace of Wood
The Asbury Park Bazaar is a celebration of makers, music and art. The Bazaar is a seasonal pop-up marketplace featuring local and regional designers, artists, musicians and collectors. The Bazaar takes place at unique, independent venues with a focus on shopping local and supporting small business – featuring a curated selection of handcrafted goods and vintage, workshops, art classes, live music and more. www.asburyparkbazaar.com