Deer District Market Returns to Plaza
Downtown market with many vendors open evenings on weekly basis in July and August.
The Deer District Market is back for a second year.
The evening market, featuring local and minority-owned businesses, will be held on the plaza outside of the Fiserv Forum. Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin will serve as the presenting sponsor.
“We’re proud to partner with Deer District Market and the Milwaukee Bucks to expand upon the success of last year’s inaugural market,” said David Olson, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer at Froedtert Health. “Our collective goal to support the diverse communities we serve and to build healthier communities is supported by the impressive mix of vendors and healthy food options available throughout the market.”
Arthur Ircink established the market in 2021.
Vendors for this year’s market include: Alice’s Garden, Empress Baking Company, Delicious Bites, Teens Grow Greens, Slide Gourmet Potato Chips, That Salsa Lady, Bunny’s Bite, Pete’s Pops, Junior Smoked BBQ, DragonFly Farm LLC, At Peace Design, VIBEZ Creative Arts Space, Soul Brew Kombucha, Full Circle Healing Farm (formerly Scales Family Farm), Funky Fresh Spring Rolls, Triciclo Peru, Say It Louder, Rise and Grind Café LLC, A&M Provisions, Cottonmouth MKE, Meat on the Street and Gruber Law Offices.
The Deer District Market is one of the city’s three main recurring night markets. The Milwaukee Night Market occurs a few blocks north on W. Wisconsin Ave. and will occur weekly on Wednesdays throughout the summer.
A third market, the Washington Heights Night Market, occurs on the second Thursday of each month through October 13.
The Deer District Market has limited remaining space. Interested vendors can apply here.