SO IT’S MARCH! Vegan Shop-Up! March 11th

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READY OR NOT, we’re March-ing right into Spring! Warm days are the perfect tease to get us dreaming of picnics, bbq’s, and asparagus. In the meantime you’ve got VSU to keep you upbeat and well fed till those higher temps stick around. Join us for the So It’s March! Vegan Shop-Up! on Saturday, March 11th, 12- 5pm(back to regular hours!), at Brooklyn’s vegan bar, Pine Box Rock Shop. Discover the best vegan, locally made foods and goods at NYC’s all vegan pop-up market!

Get revved for… Seitan Sandwiches + Tacos + Grilled Cheese + Mac ‘n’ Cheese + Pizza + Burgers + Meatball Subs + Deli Meats + Peanut Butter Cups + Vegan Cheese + Coconut Tarts + Chocolate Bars + Sausage & Peppers + Empanadas + Doughnuts + Jams + Pop Tarts + Tempeh Wings + Hot Sauce + Macarons + Banana Bread + Cookies + Brownies + Gluten-Free Sweets + Lipsticks + Skincare + Jewelry + Magazines + more!

Check out NEW VENDOR: Woodward Extract Co.! And see the full vendor line up HERE!

Grab your mates and stake a spot at the bar for some veg-heavy, brunchy Bloody Mary’s! Meet some new like minded friends, shop cruelty-free, and snack your way to bliss town. (If you’re under 21 you can only enter the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly.)

Take this opportunity to SAVE THE DATE for the next VSU! See more dates in the sidebar.

– APRIL 15TH (PBRS)

KNOW THAT WE HAVE ALWAYS BEEN DOWN DOWN.

All Shopped-Up,
VSU

Saturday, March 11th
12- 5p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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Seventh Annual Valentine’s Shopping List!

Get ready for TOMORROW’S big 7th Anniversary Vegan Shop-Up with this sneak peek of the goods! And don’t forget we’ve got early hours again, 11am- 4pm, so no sleeping in!

  • Yeah Dawg – Don’t miss the saucy NEW all Italian menu! Choose from Beetball Parm, Sausage Parm, or Sausage and Peppers! This is your chance to try their new plant based Sausage, MANGIA!
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  • Rescue Chocolate – Why not give to animal rescue while buying sweet valentine treats!? All profits go to furry friends when you grab some Wild at Heart Gift Boxes (w/ heart shaped Raspberry Ganache Bon Bons), Bow Wow Bon Bon Gift Boxes (w/ Salted Caramel Bon Bons), Valentine Gift Bags (w/ mini Peanut Butter Pitbull or Calico Coconut Rum Chocolates), Like White Cookies n Cream Bars, and more!
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  • BuckWHAT – See this NEW VENDOR for Gluten-Free, high protein, naturally sweetened Granola and snacks made with Buckwheat Seeds! Valentines Gift Boxes too!
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  • Gone Pie Follow your heart to Gluten-Free heaven! Score Heart-Adorned Peanut Butter Cups, Chocolate Covered Rice Crispy Treats, Chocolate Mint Hearts, Fudge, Chocolate Kisses, Chocolate Gift Boxes, Loaded V-Day Brownies, Lemon Tahini Heart Cookies, Fig Cake, Pecan Pie, Mini Coconut Cream Pie, and Mini Caramashew Fudge Pie!
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  • Color Me ChadBushwick-made Lipsticks, Glosses, and Balms! Try the NEW deep swoony Rad-ish Lipstick and Lipstick Pallettes, all with heart-shaped boxes for gift giving! And enjoy Buy One Get One HALF OFF on all Lipsticks!
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  • Fogwood & Fig – Try the freshest vegan Burgers in town! Kimchi Korean BBQ Burger, Flirty Burger (w Black Lentil Mushroom Patty & Chili Cherry Sauce), Chimi Cha Cha Burger (topped w/ Chimichurri & Roasted Scallion Aioli), and NEW Smoky Coconut BLT (w/ Smoked Paprika Tofu, Pickled Onion, Avocado, Tomato & Lettuce)!
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  • Rockaway GypseaDiscover this NEW VENDOR and her lovely hand-stamped Bracelets, Necklaces, Keychains and Bottle Openers, all inscribed with fun vegan / feminist / hip hop phrases! Great gifts for the galentines & valentines alike!
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  • DankGrab the tastiest Classic Banana Bread or Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Mini Loaves, and score some sweet NEW merch like Dank Beanies, Totes, and Patches!
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  • Sweet Maresa’s –  Need dainty sweets for your darling? Start here with Heart-Shaped Macarons in Raspberry or Bittersweet Chocolate, Pink Rainbow Cookie Hearts, Almond Biscotti, Lemon Shortbread, Black Cocoa Brownies, NEW Chocolate Cherry and English Breakfast Macarons, and more! SWOON.
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  • Raaka ChocolateChocaholics get ready for this NEW VENDOR and their locally made bean to bar Dark Chocolate! Try seasonal flavor Strawberry Basil (w/ single origin cacao from Reserva Zorzal in the Dominican Republic, tart Strawberries, and Basil Infused Cocoa Butter), treat your sweetheart to the ultimate Chocolate Subscription Program (complete w/ gift card, 3 Chocolate Bars, and choice of 3 / 6 / 12 month gifts), or grab the Chocolate Library Gift Box (including 7 Current Collection Bars, 1 Limited Batch Bar, and a chocolate making process booklet)!
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  • Peaceful Provisions – Doughnut lovers unite! Get these flavors: Rice Pudding (w/ Basmati Rice Pudding and topped w/ Cinnamon Icing), Everything Bagel Croissant (Sweet Cream Cheese Filling, topped w/ Cream Cheese Icing and Everything Bagel Spice), Classic Cannoli (w/ Cannoli Cream, Chocolate Icing, Chocolate Chips, and Cannoli Shell), Coconut Ash, Cinnamon Sugar Twists, and Gluten-Free Chocolate-Dipped Rainbow Cookie Doughnuts! OTHER TREATS include: Cherry Pop Tarts, Lemon Bars, Apple Cranberry Crumb Bars, and Triple Decker Peanut Butter Swirl Brownie topped w/ an Eat Chic PB Cup!

 

You’ll find other vendor favorites like Riverdel, Fanciful Fox, Cheezehound, Screamer’s, and moreFind the full event details plus other market dates in the post below, and the FULL VENDOR LIST HERE! DON’T FORGET we’ll have brand new VSU Tote Bags (a sweet collaboration w/ The Veganz!) and our VSU Poster Exhibition!

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We’re tickled pink to celebrate 7 years with you. SPREAD LOVE IT’S THE VEGAN WAY.
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All Shopped-Up,
VSU
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Saturday, February 11th
11a- 4p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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SEVENTH ANNUAL! Vegan Valentine’s Shop-Up! February 11th

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LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN. We feel extremely fortunate to be celebrating our seventh year of VSU! It all started once upon a time with a Vegan Valentine’s Shop-Up in 2011. The rest is a deliciously cruelty-free history. We’ll be sharing the love and appreciation at the Seventh Annual! Vegan Valentine’s Shop-Up! GET SOME on Saturday, February 11th, 11- 4pm, at Brooklyn’s vegan bar, Pine Box Rock Shop. Discover the best vegan, locally made foods and goods at NYC’s all vegan pop-up market! IE the BEST place to shop for your valentine / galentine / schmalentine.

** Please note the early start time once again this month! Special market hours are 11:00am- 4:00pm! IE here’s your chance to grab breakfast empanadas and cannoli doughnuts before noon! **

As a special anniversary treat we’ll be debuting a BRAND NEW VSU TOTE! Yep. Stay tuned to IG for a sneak peek! AND we’ll once again be exhibiting every VSU poster since day one! Catch this one day exhibition displaying dozens of unique works of art by our talented friends.

Get hungry for… Tacos + Grilled Cheese + Mac ‘n’ Cheese + Pizza + Burgers + Meatball Subs + Peanut Butter Cups + Vegan Cheese + Tarts + Chocolate Bars + Sausage & Peppers + Empanadas + Doughnuts + Granola + Rainbow Cookies + Hot Sauce + Macarons + Banana Bread + Cookies + Brownies + Gluten-Free Sweets + Lipsticks + Skincare + Jewelry + somuchmore!

Check out these NEW VENDORS: Filfil Foods, Rockaway Gypsea, BuckWHAT Foods, and Raaka Chocolate! And see the full vendor line up HERE!

Bring along your valentine or find one there! Get blushin’ with a My-Bloody-Valentine-Mary at the bar, cozy up to a handsome new friend, and snack the day away. (If you’re under 21 you can only enter the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly.)

Take this opportunity to SAVE THE DATE for the next VSU! See more dates in the sidebar.

– MARCH 11TH (PBRS)

Come get your SEVEN MINUTES IN vegan HEAVEN. (You’ll probably need a few more.)

All Shook-Up,
VSU

Saturday, February 11th
11a- 4p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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Ready Set Snow Shopping List!

Check out this sneak preview of the sweet specials we’ll have for you at TOMORROW’S Vegan Shop-Up! And don’t forget we’ve got early hours for tomorrow, 11am- 4pm, so no sleeping in!

  • Yeah Dawg – Don’t miss the saucy NEW all Italian menu! Choose from Beetball Parm, Sausage Parm, or Sausage and Peppers! This is the debut of their new plant based Sausage, so go show some love!
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  • Freakin’ Vegan –  NEW menu item! Check out their savory Spanish Potato Tarts, along with the regular Empanadas, Pot Pies, and Mac ‘n’ Cheese!
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  • Gone Pie Gluten-free machine for 2017! Get your Mini Fudge Pies (w/ Cashew Caramel & Chocolate Covered Cashews), Cranberry Almond Blondies, Super Nutty Brownies (w/ Cashew, Walnut, Almond & Pecan), Nut-Free Loaded Brownies (w/ Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows & Pretzels), Almost Raw Brownie Bites, Fudge, Tahini Cookies, Pecan Pie, Peanut Butter Cups, and Peanut Butter Caramel Chocolate Dipped Rice Crispy Treats!

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  • Fogwood & Fig – Woohoo! Get ready for 2 NEW Burgers! The Falafel Burger w/ house Feta Cheese, Pickled Tahini, Pickled Onions, and Avocado, AND the Cajun Burger w/ Coconut Bacon, Cajun Mayo, Avocado, and Green Leaf Lettuce!
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  • Sweet Maresa’s –  Tea Time! Enjoy lots of NEW sweets like Gluten-Free Chocolate Lavender Cakelets, Chocolate Dipped Wintergreen Cookies, Black Cocoa Brownies, Individual Rainbow Cookie Bites, and Peanut Butter Churro Cake!
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  • Vegicano – Taste a NEW vegan Torta, loaded up with housemade Green Chile Seitan, Cabbage, Avocado, Roasted Corn & Cucumber Salsa, and Black Bean Aioli! Plus Tacos like Triple Soy-Rizo made w/ 21 spices, and topped w/ Cucumber Salsa and Lime Crema!
  • Peaceful Provisions – Be among the first to try NEW Doughnut flavors like Samoa (Chocolate Doughnut filled w/ Coconut Dulce de Leche, topped w/ Coconut Caramel and Chocolate Drizzle), Rice Pudding (w/ Basmati Rice Pudding and topped w/ Cinnamon Icing), Maple Glazed Vanilla Cake Doughnuts (!), Everything Bagel Croissant (Sweet Cream Cheese Filling, topped w/ Cream Cheese Icing and Everything Bagel Spice), Apple Jam (w/ spiced Apple Jam, Vanilla Glaze, and Shortbread Crumbs), Black & White Twists, and Classic Cannoli (w/ Cannoli Cream, Chocolate Icing, Chocolate Chips, and Cannoli Shell)!

 

Don’t forget other vendor favorites like Tamerlaine Farm, Color Me Chad, Cheezehound, Screamer’s, and moreFind the full event details plus other market dates in the post below, and the FULL VENDOR LIST HERE!

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The early bird gets the… VEGAN DOUGHNUT. Or 3.
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All Shopped-Up,
VSU
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Saturday, January 14th
11a- 4p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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READY SET SNOW! Vegan Shop-Up! January 14th

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HOPPY NEW YEAR. We’re ready to embark on an adventuresome 2017 and bring you the the finest vegan everything. Kick off a positive new year with our welcoming VSU community at the Ready Set Snow! Vegan Shop-Up! Get yours on Saturday, January 14th, 11- 4pm, at Brooklyn’s vegan bar, Pine Box Rock Shop. Discover the best vegan, locally made foods and goods at NYC’s all vegan pop-up market!

** Please note the early start time for this month only! Special market hours for this month only are 11:00- 4:00pm! IE here’s your chance to grab breakfast empanadas and cannoli doughnuts before noon! **

Get excited for… Tacos + Seitan Sandwiches + Macarons + Pizza + Burgers + Hot Dogs + Persian Eats + Peanut Butter Cups + Tempeh + Vegan Cheese + Fresh Juice + Tarts + Chocolates + Empanadas + Doughnuts + Pecan Pie + Rainbow Cookies + Hot Sauce + Mac ‘n’ Cheese + Banana Bread + Hummus + Brownies + Tapenade + Kimchi + Gluten-Free Sweets + Lipsticks + Tees + somuchmore!

Check out these NEW VENDORS: Keepers Coffee Soda, Dank Brooklyn, Lois Eastlund, Carifreshers, and Cafe Zarathustra! And see the full vendor line up HERE!

Chill out with an award winning Bloody Mary at the bar, make some new friends, and feast the day away. (If you’re under 21 you can only enter the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly.)

Take this opportunity to SAVE THE DATE for the next VSU! See more dates in the sidebar.

– FEBRUARY 11TH (PBRS)

CUTTING EDGE & CRUELTY FREE. You snow it.

All Revved-Up,
VSU

Saturday, January 14th
11a- 4p
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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Naughty & Spice Shopping List!

Check out our exclusive sneak peek at the seasonal specials we’ll have for you at TODAY’S Vegan Holiday Shop-Up!

  • Grape Cat – Stock up on Matt&Nat with 25% off all backpacks, wallets, and purses! They’ll also have NEW Sweatshirts and Kids T-Shirts!
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  • Screamer’s Pizzeria – Grab a slice! They’ll have epic vegan Pizza Pies like Breakfast Pie, Mac n Cheese Pie, and Buffalo Cauliflower Pie. PLUS Tempeh Wings and Cannoli! Make sure to get a few of their NEW Pizza Stickers and Pins for everyone you know!
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  • Gone Pie Gluten-free galore! Mini Coconut Pies, Fudge, Chocolate Dipped Peppermint Patty Brownies, Peanut Butter Cups, Chocolate Gelt, Pecan Pie (7″ pie or by the slice), Harvest Pie, and Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Blondie or Brownie Gift Tins, Chocolate Dipped Macaroons, Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies, and more! FYI, you can pre-order their too good Pecan Pies at Riverdel for Christmas pick up too!

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  • Kitty Jones – Find the purrfect gift for the coolest cats! Hand crafted Catnip Mice, Cat Face Christmas Stockings, Ceramic Kitty Necklaces and Keychains, and Ceramic Cat Bowls. The BEST.
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  • Eat Chic Chocolates – Score these brand new gift boxes featuring a collaboration with STAGG Jam & Marmalade! You’ll get a mini Cherry Chai Jam, Banana Vanilla Bean Jam, and a box of 4 nut butter & jam filled dark chocolate cups! And don’t forget to try their special seasonal nut butter cups: Pumpkin Spice Almond Butter, Maple Pecan Butter w/ Candied Pecans, Vanilla Cashew Butter, and Chocolate Hazelnut Butter!
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  • Riverdel – Get your hands on their NEW Pepper Jack Grilled Cheese! And take home a gift box filled with their house made Vegan Cheese Trilogy or a special selection of fancy goods from their shop!
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  • Rescue Chocolate Stock up on these perfect pet-themed stocking stuffers! Peanut Butter Pit Bull Bars, Like White Bow Wow Bon Bons (a white chocolate truffle filled with Speculoos!),Cookies ‘n Cream Like White Chocolate Bars, Fakin’ Bacon Dark Chocolate Bars, Mission Feral Fig (kitty-themed dark chocolate fruit and nut bar). Profits go to animal rescue, so collect ’em all!

  • The Fanciful Fox – Don’t miss these awesome seasonal Soy Candles in Down The Chimney Sugar & Spice, Christmas Tree, and Siver & Gold(mmm, Frankincense). Vegan Lip Balms in Mulling Spice, Gingerbread, and Egg Nog! And glittery Bar Soaps in Candy Cane, Christmas Night, and Silver & Gold!
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  • Toad StyleCatch this special appearance of your fave Brooklyn eatery! They’ll have all the hits to take home, like bottles of Smoked Habanero Hot Sauce, Housemade Ketchup, and Sweet Chili Mustard, along with jars of Smoked Cashew Nacho Cheese(!), Baked Almond Feta Cheese, Housemade Spicy Pickles, and Baked Rosemary Salt. Sounds the makings of the best vegan gift basket!

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  • Monks MeatsGet your Baller Sub, a.k.a. Seitan Meatball Sub w/ housemade Marinara and Arugula, and NEW Brooklyn Cheesesteak Sandwich w/ Pastrami Seitan and Cashew Cheese Sauce! They’ll also have Seitan, Shalami (housemade Salami Sticks!), and Shiitake Bacon for take home!
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  • Peaceful Provisions – Go Doughnut Crazy (or go home). Lots of NEW flavors, including, Chocolate Mint (Chocolate Doughnut filled w/ Chocolate Mint Ganache!), Gingerbread (filled w/ Gingerbread Pudding and topped w/ a Mini Gingerbread Pop Tart!), Cranberry Pistachio (filled w/ Cranberry Jam and topped w/ a Pistachio Shortbread Cookie, Classic Cannoli (filled w/ Kite Hill Almond Ricotta!), Banana Cannoli (filled w/ Banana Cannoli Cream!), Black & White Twist, and Gluten-Free Chocolate Covered Rainbow Doughnuts!

 

Don’t forget other vendor favorites like Yeah Dawg, Color Me Chad, Cheezehound, Freakin’ Vegan, and moreFind the full event details plus other market dates in the post below, and the FULL VENDOR LIST HERE!

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You’ll be WALKING IN A VEGAN WONDERLAND.
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All Bundled-Up,
VSU
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Saturday, December 17th
12- 5pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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NAUGHTY & SPICE! Vegan Shop-Up! December 17th

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WELL, we did it. Another year of Vegan Shop-Ups is coming to a close. Now if we can just survive the holidaze! VSU is here to help you find the best vegan gifts, indulge in the tastes of the season, and sip toddies like it’s nobody’s business. Find your holly jolly spirit at the Naughty & Spice! Vegan Shop-Up! this Saturday, December 17th, 12-5pm, at Brooklyn’s vegan bar, Pine Box Rock Shop. Discover the best vegan, locally made foods and goods at NYC’s all vegan pop-up market!

Get stoked for… Pot Pies + Meatball Subs + Grilled Cheese + Macarons + Pizza + Burgers + Hot Dogs + Peanut Butter Cups + Tempeh + Vegan Cheese + Tarts + Faux Salami + Chocolates + Empanadas + Doughnuts + Pecan Pie + Pop Tarts + Rainbow Cookies + Hot Sauce + Pickles+ Mac ‘n’ Cheese + Hummus + Brownies + Tapenade + Kimchi + Gluten-Free Sweets + Lipsticks + Skin Care + Candles + Cat Toys + Handbags + somuchmore!

Check out the full vendor line up HERE!

Kick back and cozy up indoors with an award winning Bloody Mary or spiced vegan cocktail, while shopping and snacking all your worries away. But if you’re under 21 you can only enter the market with a parent or legal guardian, so plan accordingly.

Take this opportunity to SAVE THE DATE for the next VSU! See more dates in the sidebar.

– JANUARY 14TH (PBRS)

HO HO HOpe to see you there.

All Lit-Up,
VSU

Saturday, December 17th
12- 5pm
Pine Box Rock Shop
12 Grattan St.
Bushwick, Bk
FREE!
21+

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