Highland Park Village Announces 2020 Spring LOCAL Markets

Springtime fun is blooming at Highland Park Village.

The shopping center’s first LOCAL artisan market of spring is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 28, followed by markets April 18, May 16, and June 20. The activities, located in Livingston Court between Celine and Balenciaga, include a selection of handcrafted food and goods, live entertainment, and a children’s craft corner.

Each season features more than 25 local vendors.

Here’s what to expect from the rest of the season:

  • Saturday, March 28 – Kick off the season with fresh spring florals from Flower Gals Co.’s ’63 VW Truck
  • Saturday, April 18 – Spring is in the air, so enjoy live baby ducks, bunnies, and more
  • Saturday, May 16 – The countdown to summer begins and LOCAL is celebrating with the annual Summer Shopping Stroll, featuring exclusive store offers
  • Saturday, June 20 – Keep cool with refreshing treats from Parlor’s Ice Creams and enjoy a festive summer soiree

New artisans this season include:

  • LulaMade Biscotti: Zoe Horton from the Park Cities presents homemade biscotti from an old family recipe
  • Waffle O’licious: handcrafted sweet and savory Belgium waffles
  • Hippos and Hashbrowns: treats and healthy eats including grain crisps, granola, and sourdough biscuits
  • Kate Swail Designs: gold and turquoise handmade jewelry, inspired by local designer Kate Swail’s Latin travels
  • Wabash Road: hand painted and Texas-inspired watercolor playing cards
  • Kori Green Designs: colorful jewelry handcrafted with natural stones by Kori Green in Fort Worth
  • The Bow Next Door: children’s hair bows made from timeless fabrics for every occasion


Rachel Snyder

Rachel Snyder, deputy editor at People Newspapers, joined the staff in 2019, returning to her native Dallas-Fort Worth after starting her career at community newspapers in Oklahoma. One of her stories won first place in its category in the Oklahoma Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest in 2018. She’s a fan of puns and community journalism, not necessarily in that order. You can reach her at rachel.snyder@peoplenewspapers.com

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