SOUTHPORT, Indiana – Southport Antique Mall (SAM) is bringing the first vintage marketplace to the Southside of Indianapolis. The Southside Vintage Marketplace is offering guests a unique open-air shopping experience featuring more than 25 vintage vendors, food trucks and music provided by guest DJs. This admission-free family friendly event will be a shopper’s paradise.
Shoppers can browse everything from one-of-kind artwork, hand-made goods and repurposed items to traditional vintage fare. Additionally, visitors can shop Southport Antique Mall’s 30,000 square feet of retro, vintage and antiques finds. Facebook is already buzzing with anticipation for the event: “So excited for this! Love outdoor vintage markets! And finally on the south side!” said one fan.
The Southside Vintage Marketplace is striving to offer the Southside of Indianapolis more creative, enjoyable and Earth-friendly shopping options. The Marketplace will be held the second Saturday of every month (starting April 12) from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., April through October. The Marketplace is located in Southport Antique Mall’s west parking lot, with parking available in the mall’s east parking lot with entrance through the Southport Antique Mall or in the lots directly across the street from Southport Antique Mall.
Southport Antique Mall has been family owned and operated since November 1994 and will mark its 20th anniversary this year. Over the last 19 years, SAM has created a community of passionate antique enthusiasts that include nearly 200 dealers and 17 dedicated staff members, many of whom have been with SAM for more than 15 years.
SAM’s commitment to the community extends beyond its own doors by engaging in green, environmentally friendly initiatives that help ensure the world and antiques will be around for future generations. Southport Antique Mall is open seven days a week, and is open until 8 p.m. Monday-Saturday. For more information, visit www.southportantiquemall.net.