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Spring It On Shopping List!

Let’s swing into Spring! Join Vegan Shop-Up TODAY for another epic all vegan market at Pine Box Rock Shop! Sneak preview here of what you’ll find……

  • Grape Cat – Grab T-Shirts from Herbivore and Compassion Co., Wallets and purses from Matt & Nat, Gunas, and The Vegan Collection, and Mens wallets in Cork and Felt!
  • Rescue Chocolate – In addition to their 7 Classic Organic Chocolate Bar flavors, find special Wild At Heart Bonbons, Make Mine Chocolate Easter Bunnies, and Don’t Pass Over Me Chocolate Cashew Clusters!
  • Cake Thieves – Go nuts with a bowl of Mac ‘n’ Cheese AND a fancy loaded Cinnamon Bun! Or 2!
  • Gone Pie – Get ready! Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Cups, Peppermint Patty Brownies, Peaceful Almond Joys, Carrot Cake with Caramashew Frosting, Blondies, Coconut Brownies, and more!
  • Tamerlaine Farm – Get hooked on Gabby’s Super Red Hot Sauce made from local NY state farm goods!
  • Lagusta’s Luscious – Knock your socks off withhhhh: Peanut Butter Mousse Bunnies, Solid Bunnies, English Cream Eggs, Peanut Butter Eggs, Maple Pecan Caramels, Turtle Bars, Hazelnut Sugarplum Caramel Bars, Extra Large Matzoh Toffee, and more!

That’s just a samplin’ of all the loot you’ll want to pick up at today’s Spring It On! Vegan Shop-Up! Find the full event details in the post below, and the full vendor list here!

Gather up your pups n’ chicks and enjoy a beautiful, warm Spring market day! We’ll be hoppin’ down the bunny trail straight into the sunset.

All Hopped-Up,
VSU

Saturday, April 12th
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!

 

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SPRING IT ON! Vegan Shop-Up! April 12th

Spring It On! Vegan Shop-Up!

Winter who? We’re sprung for Spring! Grab your bonnet and join us for the next Vegan Shop-Up on Saturday April 12th, 12-6pm, at Pine Box Rock ShopSun or rain shower, we’re jumpin’ for joy at the thought of baby chicks, daffodils, and of course chocolate eggs and marshmallow bunnies.

As you’ve come to expect, you’ll find the best of the local best in food, drink, and lifestyle goods. NEW vendors this month include La Crepe Cest Si Bon, Tamerlaine Farms,  and Element Snacks! Plus the exciting return of Rescue Chocolate, Barry’s Tempeh, and Alchemy Creamery! Feast your eyes on the full vendor line up here.

Dance a jig, come celebrate big! In the meantime, take a look at the MARCH RADNESS VEGAN SHOP-UP!

Happy Hour + Snacks + Sweets + Pals + Pups > Tax Season. We’re hot with Spring Fever. SEE U THERE.

All Perked-Up,
VSU

Saturday, April 12th
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!

 

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March Radness Shopping List!

Attention all shoppers! Here’s the lowdown on a few of the goods you’ll find at Saturday’s Vegan Shop-Up!

  • Beyond Sushi – Run, don’t walk, to hang with these guys for their first Brooklyn(and VSU!) appearance! Nosh on their Signature Sushi Rolls like Mighty Mushroom and La Fiesta, plus Cookies, Brownies, Cucumber Mint Lemonade, and try their new line of Nut Butters!
  • Heirloom Vegan Eatery – Get hungry now for their new Fish Fillet Sliders and Chocolate Jameson St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes! Double trouble.
  • Brooklyn Rose Vegan Bakery – This first time vendor will be sporting their best menu of Lavender Iced Chamomile Scones, GF Mocha Crisp Peanut Butter Fudge, and GF Soy-Free Zesty Lemon Cheesecake! Get ‘em.
  • Gone Pie – Count your lucky charms that you’ll be able to grab some Irish Soda Muffins, Ballad of a Thin Mint Bar, Salted PB Caramel Cups, Mini Lemon Blueberry Bundt Cakes, Pecan Pie, Peaceful Almond Joys, Lemon Tahini Cookies, and all Gluten-Free!
  • Cake Thieves – Lose all self control when it comes to Pizza Pockets, Man ‘n’ Cheese, and super fancy Cinnamon Bun creations like Samoa, S’mores, Peanut Butter Cup, and more!
  • Vegan Bodega – Your one-stop shopping delight! Find Queso Cheese Dip, Anita’s amazing Coconut Yogurt, Brooklyn Delhi’s Indian Relish, and new product Bacon Grease!
  • Nuts & Bolts - No guilt or gluten here! Enjoy all Organic Chocolate Dipped Macaroons w/ Sea Salt, Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies, Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Cookies, Brownies, and Signature Granola!
  • Grape Cat – This brand new vendor from Pennsylvania is an all vegan shop that sells the best in Apparel and Accessories and donates a percentage of sales to animal charities! They’ll be stocked with T-Shirts from Herbivore and Compassion Co., Purses and Wallets by Matt & Nat and Gunas, plus Mens Wallets made from Cork and Felt!

AND, catch ‘em while you can, Vegan Shop-Up Recycled Cotton Tote Bags will be on special for $15! We’re running low on stock and want to clear these out before unfurling an exciting new VSU item this Spring!

All them apples, plus you won’t wanna miss Cinnamon SnailChai MookieSweet MaresaMonks MeatsYeah Dawg, and WAY MORE! Find the full event details in the post below, and the full vendor list here!

We put in a special weekend order for sunshine ‘n rainbows, and it’s lookin’ to come through! We’ll be opening up the big doors to Pine Box Rock Shop so we can stream in the warm Spring air and eat our lunch out on the sidewalk.

READY, STEADY, SPRING!

All Cabin Fevered-Up,
VSU

Saturday, March 15th
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!
 

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MARCH RADNESS! Vegan Shop-Up! March 15th

MARCH RADNESS! Vegan Shop-Up!
 
Forget your Winter sadness, it just leads to madness. Instead, turn to gladness, only then you’ll find radness. Join us as we march one step closer to Spring and host the next Vegan Shop-Up! Mark your calendars for Saturday March 15th, 12-6pm, at Pine Box Rock Shop
 
As always you’ll come across the best of the local best in food, drink, and lifestyle goods. NEW vendors this month include Beyond Sushi, Grape Cat, Brooklyn Rose Vegan Bakeryand Mombucha(they were vendors at our very first market!)! Peruse the full vendor line up here.
 
Why not dance your cares away at NYC’s first, funnest, and only all vegan market! PLUS it’s happy hour. And what the heck else are you doing this month?! Vegan brunch fest, bloody mary’s, cookies, chocolate, and everything else > icy sidewalks.
 
Check out all the fun we had at last month’s 4TH ANNIVERSARY VEGAN SHOP-UP!

 
We’ll see you in a sec.
 
Still Bundled-Up,
VSU
 
Saturday, March 15th
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!
 
 

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4th Anniversary Shopping List!

Oh boy are we ready for the first Shop-Up of 2014! Take a quick peek below to see some of the great goods you can pick up at today’s market!

  • Gone Pie – Brace yourself for the best Gluten-Free sweets in town… Mint Chocolate Hearts, Salted Peanut Butter Caramel Cups, Lemon Tahini Hearts, Chocolate Cherry Brownie Bites, Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake, and who knows what else!
  • Nuts & Bolts – First time vendor, and they’re excited to debut they’re Gluten-Free, Organic, and Local Maple Syrup-Sweetened line of goods! Classic Granola, Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies, Dark Chocolate Cookies w/ Sea Salt, and Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Macaroons w/ Sea Salt!
  • Cake Thieves – Get hungry! Build Your Own Cinnamon Buns with tons of homemade Toppings, Chocolate Covered Strawberries(in Choc Chip or Toasted Almond!), Pizza Pockets(Tomato Basil or BBQ Chick’n), and Gluten-Free Mac’n’ Cheese!
  • The 3 Nuts – New vendor, get excited! The best Nut Butters make for the best gifts.. Try Cookie Dough Peanut Butter, Salted Caramel Peanut Butter, Coconut Cashew Butter, or Chocolate Hazelnut Butter!
  • Brooklyn Delhi – Another first time vendor! Stock up on these spicy, sweet, and savory Indian Relishes in Tomato, Garlic, or Gooseberry… You’ll put it on everything!

Valentine’s Day may have been yesterday, but we’re feelin’ the love all weekend long! Come on out and get all sloppy sweet with us. We’ll keep ya warm with happy hour, hot comfort food, cute puppies, and maybe some flirty babes… Full event details are in the post below, and the full up vendor list is here!

And DON’T FORGET: The first 10 folks lined up outside of Pine Box today at noon will get a FREE Vegan Shop-Up tote bag!! We’re celebrating our 4 Year Anniversary!

Right after the Shop-Up, stick around in the back room and catch the debut premier of webisode Cheema’s NYC! It features Mister Sister, Pine Box Rock Shop, and Vegan Shop-Up!

* Due to weather and illness, we’ve had last minute cancellations from: Vegan Bodega, Treeline Cheese, Mister Sister and Chickpea Magazine! *

FORGET THE SNOW, WE’RE MORE FUN.

All Puckered-Up,
VSU

Saturday, February 15th
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!

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4TH ANNIVERSARY! Vegan Shop-Up! February 15th

Rustle up your best poetry and heart-shaped lollipop molds.. It’s VALENTINE’S DAY, y’all! Which also meeeaaannnsss, it’s time for another anniversary! Every February Vegan Shop-Up grows another year older, and this month marks 4 years! Come help celebrate our gray hairs on Saturday February 15th, 12-6pm, at Pine Box Rock Shop(where it all vegan)!

Bring your Valentine for a stroll down lover’s lane and find every sweet, treat, and eat you could ever dream of! We’ve got a few new vendors to get excited about too… Brooklyn Delhi, Nuts & Bolts, Victoria Fine Foods, The 3 Nuts, and The Fanciful Fox! Peek at the full vendor line up here!

PLUS, we’ve got a red hot FREEBEE opp! We’re giving away 10 Vegan Shop-Up tote bags(all designed and printed by local Brooklyn artists) to the first 10 shoppers lined up at the Pine Box entrance. We’ll open the door when the market opens at noon, so wake up early for a chance to snag one of our prized totes! (We’ll be selling them too!)
Vegan Shop-Up! Tote Bag!

So catch the love bug, and save the date! You may even find a date there… Happy Hour > OK Cupid.

VEGAN SHOP-UP IS FOR LOVERS.

All Riled-Up,
VSU

Saturday, February 15th
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!

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No January Vegan Shop-Up!

Vegan Shop-Up!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

You’ll notice there’s no market this month.. it’s our break time! Not to worry, we’ll be back in February with a fantastic 4 YEAR anniversary party!!

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who made our 2013 year the very best yet! We’re so grateful and can’t hardly wait to embark on a whole new grand adventure this year. Stay tuned..

Take a look at last month’s Holiday Vegan Shop-Ups!

                Sweet Maresa!               

We miss you too.

All Rested-Up,
VSU

NEXT Vegan Shop-Up!
Saturday, February 15th
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!

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Holidays Shopping List! Dec. 21st

FA LA LA LA LAST VEGAN SHOP-UP OF 2013!! Check out a few merry treats you’ll find at today’s market…

 

  • Cake Thieves – Sweets feast! Sugar Cookie Decorating Kits, Chocolate Bacon Cupcakes, Mini Pecan Pies, Build Your Own Cinnamon Buns, and Gingerbread Cookie Cupcakes!
  • Rocks and Salt – Gifts! Enjoy a sale on selected hand-screened Tea Towels, new Vegetable Butchery Wall Art, and the tastiest Bourbon Balls!
  • Heirloom Eatery – Tummy growlin’? Kimchi Pulled Pork Tacos, Blood Orange Pale Ale Fish Tacos, Buffalo Chicken Tacos, Southern Pulled Pork Nachos, and Fireball infused Mexican Chocolate Cupcakes!
  • Sweet Maresa – Petite treats! Assorted grab-and-go boxes of Macarons, featuring special Holiday Flavors and the Classics, plus Pear Frangipane Tarts, and Pumpkin Bourbon Tarts!
  • Cinnamon Snail - Must haves! Fiery Korean BBQ Quesadillas  with Kefir Lime Tofu Cheese, Gochujang Grilled Seitan, Pickled Radishes,  Kimchi, Beer Battered Jalapeños, and Korean Chili Crema, AND Holiday Cookie Boxes including:
    Black and Whites, Cranberry Cardamom Glazed Sugar Cookies, Cherry Oatmeal Cookies, Rum Pecan, Peanut Butter Stuffed Chocolate Cookies, and Blackstrap Gingersnaps!
  • Chickpea Magazine – Gifts again! Chickpea Quarterly Magazine Summer, Fall, and Winter Issues, various screen printed Kitchen Themed Posters(Egg Replacers, How to Cook Grains and Legumes, etc.), and ultra mod Recipe Card Packs!
  • Gone Pie – Gluten-free galore! Peppermint Patty Brownies, Peanut Butter Caramel Rice Crispy Treats, Blondies, Caramashew Cups, Chocolate Coated Grain-Free Brownies, and the infamous Peanut Butter Caramel Rocky Road Beer Nut and Bacon Brownies!
  • Right Tasty – New vendor! The best Ramp Vinaigrette and Smoked Heirloom Tomato Vinaigrette in 3 & 6oz bottles!
  • Coquette Chocolatier – Chocolate Confections! Holiday Truffle Gift Boxes which include: Champagne Truffles, Ginger Molasses Truffles, and Pomegranate Dark Chocolate Truffles, all enrobed in organic, fairly traded 66% cacao couverture.  Plus Holiday Bark Gift Tins with Tart Montmorency Cherry & Dark Chocolate Bark!
  • Yeah Dawg – Hot off the grill! Piled high Gluten-Free Chili Cheese Dawgs, topped with Pickled Vegetables, Crushed Potato Chips, Coconut Bacon, Homemade Mayo, etc., etc.!

PLUS! Catch the debut of Vegan Shop-Up’s very first merch! A Recycled Cotton Tote Bag designed by local Brooklyn artists Jason Arias and Drew Wolke, and screen printed by vendor Black Sheep Heap! We’re so happy to bring you a little souvenir of VSU.. and it’s a useful one! The perfect gift for you, your friends, and those you wanna befriend.

We’ll have a little taste of July in Christmas with some warm weather today. Look for some of your favorite vendors outside, enjoying the higher degrees of December! And don’t forget it’s Happy Hour at our beloved Pine Box Rock Shop.. See the full event details in the post below, and complete vendor list here!

Vegan Shop-Up! Tote Bag!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We’ve got the lights, the tree, the yuletide greetings. Come get cozy! WE’LL BE YOUR MISTLETOE.

All Snow-Balled-Up,
VSU

Saturday, December 21st
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!

 

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Holidays Shopping List! Dec. 14th

What’s more exciting than a Shop-Up morning?? Ehh, not much. Check out this list of hi-lights you can find at today’s market! Get droolin’…

  • Chai Mookie - Find  four favors of loose leaf Chai: Classic Mookie (decaf Mookie spice mix), Wake Up! Mookie (Mookie spice with Assam black tea), Dirty Mookie (Mookie spice with black tea and espresso), and Coco Mookie (Mookie spice with raw cacao)! You can also get hot cups of Classic Mookie and Dirty Mookie to keep you warm and thirsty for more.
  • Gone Pie – NEW Gluten Free Brownie flavor: Peppermint Patty!! Plus lots of packaged treats for gift giving.. Peanut Butter Caramel Cups, Blondies, Mini Pecan Pies, Coconut Brownies, Choc Mistletoe Lollipops…!
  • Right Tasty – Fresh on the scene, try your favorite new condiment.. Ramp Vinaigrette and Smoked Heirloom Tomato Vinaigrette in in 3 & 6oz bottles, and their brand new T-Shirts!
  • Heirloom Eatery – Snow day special! Spicy Hot Cocoa with Fresh Whipped Cream and Biscuit Bars. Annddd Cap’n Crunch Chicken, Chili Cheese Homemade Tater Tots, and Soft Pretzels!
  • Coquette Chocolatier – Brand new Luxury Chocolate Confections! Holiday Truffle Gift Boxes which include: Champagne Truffles, Ginger Molasses Truffles, and Pomegranate Dark Chocolate Truffles, all enrobed in organic, fairly traded 66% cacao couverture.  Plus Holiday Bark Gift Tins with Tart Montmorency Cherry & Dark Chocolate Bark!
  • Mister Sister – Give the gift of Fudge! Organic Fudge (Classic, S’more, Walnut) and their TWO December Roulette Flavors (Kitten Coffee & Candy Cane)! Their Fudge is now made with Fair Trade Chocolate & is naturally free of gluten.
  • Gustavo’s Salsa -  Enjoy one for you and one for a friend, the first batch of  Preserved Chipotle Salsa in 16 oz jars! THE very best.
  • Fresh Till Death – Making a special return appearance, these guys are bringing back their Bottles of Fresh, Organic Nut Milks and Hot Cups of Home Roasted Coffee!! Rejoice.

That’s just a taste of the day ahead! See the full event details in the post below, and complete vendor list here!

Throw on your favorite winter boots and 6ft scarf, ’cause it’s a-snowin’! WE’LL BE WAITING.

Shop-Up, Up, Up and Away,
VSU

Saturday, December 14th and 21st
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!

 

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HOLIDAYS! Vegan Shop-Up! December 14th & 21st

HOLIDAYS! Vegan Shop-Up!

Do you hear what I hear?? Vegan Shop-Up is coming to town! With 2 markets for the month of December! Joy to the world. Join the merriment on Saturday Dec. 14th AND Sat. Dec. 21st at Pine Box Rock Shop!

Drummers drumming, pipers piping, ladies dancing, the whole shebang. Stock up on gifts galore from vendors old and new! Raw Chocolate + Seitan + Macarons + GF Pies + Hot Dogs + Caramels + Faux Gras + Kombucha + Tea + Donuts + Nut Milk + Cashew Cheese + Fudge + Bags + Incense + Organic Clothing + Soaps + Skin Care + Totes + Jewelry and TOO MUCH MORE!  See the full vendor list for both days here!

Tis the season to bring peace on earth. And what better way than shopping vegan for the holidays! Of course a little happy hour and figgy pudding never hurts..

Come feast with us! GRINCHES AND SCROOGES WELCOME.

All Tinselled-Up,
VSU

Saturday, December 14th and 21st
12- 6pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwich, Bk
FREE!

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