Explore creations from indigenous artists and entrepreneurs at the Portland Indigenous Marketplace.
The monthly event supports indigenous creators by providing barrier-free, culturally respectful spaces to grow their small businesses and educate the public about their ancestry.
Save the date for these 2022 events.
Portland Indigenous Marketplace
At the event, you’ll find handmade musical instruments, beadwork, crafts, apparel, jewelry, art and accessories. These creations represent many tribes throughout the Americas, including Navajo, Inca, Lakota, Mixtec, Mayan, Aztec and more.
The marketplace happens on the second weekend of each month from April-September.
Here are the dates for the 2022 Portland Indigenous Marketplace:
- April 9-10
- May 7 (Saturday only)
- June 11-12
- July 16-17
- August 13-14
- September 10-11
The market hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The events are free to attend.
The market organizers encourage attendees to bring cash. Most vendors accept cards, but not all.
You can enter for a chance to enter to win a raffle prize. Raffle tickets are $1 each. You do not have to be present to win.
Portland Indigenous Marketplace takes place at 432 NE 74th Ave. in Portland. The event is held outdoors, but will be moved inside if it rains. Free parking is available onsite and on the street. Bus line #19 and #20 drop off near the event.
For more information, visit the marketplace’s website.
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