Celebrate Your Holidays at Convention Hall!

Asbury Park Bazaar and Asbury Park Boardwalk Announce 5th Annual Holiday Bazaar: Sat & Sun, Nov 25-26 and Dec 2, 3, 9, 10, 17 & 23

For Immediate Release: November 5, 2017

Contact: Jenny Vickers Chyb, Founder & Event Organizer, asburyparkbazaar@gmail.com

Asbury Park, NJ--The Asbury Park Bazaar and Asbury Park Boardwalk have partnered to bring you one of the most spectacular holiday markets in New Jersey! The Asbury Park Holiday Bazaar kicks off on Small Business Saturday November 25th with a tree lighting celebration from noon to 10 pm with additional dates of Nov 26, Dec 2, 3, 9, 10, 17, & 23 from noon to 5 pm at Asbury Park Convention Hall.

The Holiday Bazaar will feature hundreds of amazing local and regional vendors selling unique holiday gifts and artisan goods including handmade jewelry, accessories, clothing, art, photography, home goods, vintage, food, and much more. This year, the event is expanding into the concert "Hall" at Convention Hall! Event-goers can enjoy shopping in BOTH the Grand Arcade and the Hall at Convention Hall on select dates this holiday season, along with festive decor and a curated selection of goods at The Market Stands, brought to you by The Market Asbury Park. View the current vendor list here: www.asburyparkbazaar.com/holiday-bazaar-vendor-dates-2017

“We’re so excited for the Asbury Park Holiday Bazaar this year,” said Jenny Vickers Chyb, founder and event organizer of the Asbury Park Bazaar. “Convention Hall, one of the most beautiful and iconic buildings in Asbury Park, will be transformed into a winter wonderland – reminiscent of holiday markets you would find in Europe. You can listen to holiday music and drink spiced wine or hot cider while shopping for amazing holiday gifts or take photos with Santa under a giant tree. There really is nothing else like it around!”

The Asbury Park Holiday Bazaar is free and open to all ages. The Bazaar focuses on making shopping more meaningful and fun this holiday season. The events will feature the best in local and regional vendors, artists, shops and businesses; live holiday music and special performances; a giant Christmas tree; photos with Santa sponsored by Shoreline Media; holiday photo booth; a glühwein (spiced warm wine) and hot cider and hot chocolate bar and many other festive treats at The Anchor's Bend and Asbury Oyster Bar; DIY artisan workshops; and kids crafts. The event is free and all ages and will benefit the AP Toy & Coat Drive. Bring a toy or lightly used coat & help someone in need this holiday season. www.asburyparkbazaar.com

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SAT NOV 25 - CONVENTION HALL (Noon to 10 pm)

  • 12 - 5 pm: Holiday Photos with Little Detour Photo Booth (Hall)
  • 12- 3 pm: The Wright Trio (Hall)
  • 1-4 pm: Kids Crafts (Hall)
  • 4-5 pm: Holiday Sip & Paint with Lucy’s Golden Palette (Hall)
  • 7 pm: Tree Lighting (Arcade)
  • 7:30-10 pm: DJ Atom Worth (Hall)

SUN NOV 26 - CONVENTION HALL (Noon to 5 pm)

  • 12 - 5 pm: Holiday Photos with Little Detour Photo Booth (Hall)
  • 1 - 4 pm: Audra Mariel and A Real Human Jazz Band (Hall)
  • 12 - 3 pm: Photos with Santa to benefit the AP Toy & Coat Drive
  • 4 - 5 pm: Living Wall Succulent Workshop: Spark Wander Shop & Lovely Little Plants.

SAT DEC 2 - GRAND ARCADE & CONVENTION HALL (Noon to 5 pm)

  • 12 - 5 pm: Holiday Photos with Little Detour Photo Booth (Hall)
  • 1 - 4 pm: Kids Crafts (Hall)
  • 12 - 3 pm: The Wright Trio (Hall)
  • 1 - 4 pm: DJ Sara M (Arcade)
  • 4 - 5 pm: Holiday Wreath Workshop with Amber & Earth (Hall)

SUN DEC 3 - GRAND ARCADE & CONVENTION HALL (Noon to 5 pm)

  • 12 - 5 pm: Holiday Photos with Little Detour Photo Booth (Hall)
  • 12 - 3 pm: Photos with Santa to benefit the AP Toy & Coat Drive (Arcade)
  • 4 - 5 pm: Ugly Sweater Workshop with Rock Paper Style Chic (Hall)
  • 1 - 4 pm: Audra Mariel & A Real Human Jazz Band
  •  1 - 4 pm: DJ Foggy Notion (Arcade)

SAT DEC 9 - ARCADE & CONVENTION HALL (Noon to 5 pm)

  • 1 - 4 pm: Kids Crafts (Hall)
  • 1 - 4 pm: Audra Mariel & A Real Human Jazz Band (Hall)
  • 4 - 5 pm: DIY Holiday Cards Workshop with Cassie Bees Studio (Hall)
  • 1-4 pm: DJ TYTY (Arcade)

SUN, DEC 10-ARCADE & CONVENTION HALL (Noon to 5 pm)

  • 12 - 3 pm: Photos with Santa to Benefit AP Toy & Coat Drive
  • 1 - 4 pm: Sinatra’s Birthday Celebration with Audra Mariel & A Real Human Jazz Band (Hall)
    DJ Glen Jones WFMU (Arcade)
  • 4 - 5 pm: Design Your Own Holiday Center Piece Workshop with Flower Child Floral (Hall)

SUN DEC 17 - GRAND ARCADE (Noon to 5 pm)

  • 12 - 3 pm: Photos with Santa to Benefit AP Toy & Coat Drive
  • 1 - 4 pm: Acoustic Holiday Show with Jo Smith, Chris Brown, Charlie Brown & More TBA

SAT DEC 23 - GRAND ARCADE (Noon to 5 pm)

  • 1 - 4 pm: Kids Crafts
  • 12 - 3 pm: The Wright Trio

The Asbury Park Bazaar is a seasonal market where art, handmade, local goods, and live music converge in the Grand Arcade of Convention Hall, a beautiful, historic, building on the beach in Asbury Park, a unique shopping, dining and music destination on the Jersey Shore. The event is held in partnership with the Asbury Park Boardwalk and brings features the best in handcrafted goods, vintage, art, and music. www.asburyparkbazaar.com


 

Indian Summer Returns to the Beach At Anchors Bend with Headline Sets by The Parlor Mob and Band of Changes

Asbury Park Fall Bazaar Pop Up Makers, Music & Art Market to Take Place from Noon to 5 pm in the Grand Arcade of Convention Hall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 28, 2017

MEDIA CONTACT: Indian Summer: Joe Chyb, MrChyb@gmail.com, 732-371-2171 ; Asbury Park Bazaar: Jenny Vickers Chyb, asburyparkbazaar@gmail.com

Asbury Park, NJ (June 28, 2017) – The organizers of Indian Summer, the Asbury Park Bazaar and the Asbury Park Boardwalk are proud to announce the beach music festival, Indian Summer will return for a fourth installment, September 22-24, 2017. Once again the festival will take place on the beach at The Anchors Bend, which is located on the north side of Asbury’s historic Convention Hall. This year the festival will feature special food and drink offerings from The Anchors Bend, 40+ local and regional vendors inside the Grand Arcade of Convention Hall as part of The Asbury Park Bazaar and live bands performing on the beach all weekend long.

This year, the festival returns to its two-day format with shows on the Beach Stage both Saturday and Sunday, all kicked off by a pre-party Friday night. Saturday will feature The Parlor Mob headlining the Beach Stage with direct support from Rye Coalition. The Parlor Mob has been an international sensation since their debut on Roadrunner Records but have always maintained their strong local roots in the local music scene.

Sunday’s music program will host the return of The Band of Changes, Chris Harford’s revolving cast of world-class musicians. This year the band features Joe Russo on drums, Dana Colley (Morphine) on sax, Dave Dreiwitz on bass, and Robbie Seahag on guitar. Indian Summer will announce the rest of its music lineup in early July, so stay tuned!

INDIAN SUMMER TICKET LINKS
SATURDAY: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/000052DBFBC08F71 -$26
SUNDAY: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/000052DBFBC48F7C
- $15
WEEKEND PASS: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/000052DBFEE29136 - $35

ASBURY PARK FALL BAZAAR
Featuring two-days of shopping from local designers, makers, artists and collectors! The Fall Bazaar will take place during Indian Summer music fest from noon to 5 pm in the Grand Arcade of Convention Hall. The Bazaar is a juried market - click here to see a current list of vendors.

Indian Summer was started in 2014 by co-founders Colin Carhart and Joe Chyb in partnership with The Asbury Park Bazaar and The Asbury Park Boardwalk. Over the years the festival has grown from a party on the beach celebrating the end of summer, into a full-blown music festival. Complete with a massive vendor market, beach camping, art installations and demos, Indian Summer has become an immersive experience of some of the best Asbury Park has to offer. We hope you come celebrate “Locals Summer” with us, meet some new friends, find your new favorite shop or local artist, enjoy the beach and hear some of the best live music around! www.IndianSummerAP.com

The Asbury Park Bazaar is Asbury Park's local marketplace of artists, designers, makers and collectors held seasonally at historic Convention Hall - one of the most beautiful locations on the beach in Asbury Park. The Asbury Park Bazaar is a celebration of local art, music and makers and is highly curated to bring you only the best in handmade goods, vintage clothing, art, music, photography, and foodstuffs. Vendors sell in pop-up tents alongside The Market Stands brought to you by The Market Asbury Park and each event features special musical performances. The Asbury Park Bazaar is held in partnership with The Market Asbury Park, Asbury Park Boardwalk, and The Anchor's Bend. www.asburyparkbazaar.com  

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Celebrate Summer Nights at the Asbury Park Night Bazaar: Friday, June 2nd, 9th & 16th, 2017

For Immediate Release: April 15, 2017

Contact: Jenny Vickers Chyb, Founder & Event Organizer, Asbury Park Bazaar, 732-829-2663, asburyparkbazaar@gmail.com

Asbury Park, NJ- The Asbury Park Bazaar and Asbury Park Boardwalk are hosting its 3rd annual Asbury Park Night Bazaar series on Friday, June 2nd, 9th, & 16th, from 5-10 pm, in the historic Grand Arcade of Convention Hall and Promenade of Anchor’s Bend, which overlooks the North Beach and beautiful Atlantic Ocean in Asbury Park, NJ! www.asburyparkbazaar.com

Each night, Convention Hall transforms into a pop-up shop with amazing local and regional makers, artists and designers selling handcrafted and vintage goods, live music and special performances, food and libations, games, art, beach bonfire, and much more.

“It's a great way to kick off summer in Asbury Park," said Jenny Vickers Chyb, Founder & Event Organizer, Asbury Park Bazaar. "Look forward to shopping from local and regional vendors selling vintage and handmade products, including jewelry, home decor, clothing, accessories and more. Night Bazaar vendors will be focused on offering small objects so that items purchased can be tucked in a bag or worn right away, no shopping bags to carry around all night long!”

While event-goers shop at the Bazaar, resident DJ Riff Raff will be spinning vinyl tunes in the Grand Arcade and bands and DJs will perform outside on the promenade of The Anchor’s Bend. Each night features a different theme, partnership and lineup of vendors. Both returning favorites and new emerging shops will make up the community of vendors this year (find a full vendor list below or at www.asburyparkbazaar.com).

The Night Bazaar series begins June 2nd with Aloha Friday hosted by Hi-Tide Recordings. Aloha attire is welcome and encouraged, which means don't forget your favorite vintage Hawaiian Shirt, Honolulu sundress or flower lei. Enjoy music from Black Flamingos, Jet Weston and his Atomic Ranch Hands, and DJ Hi-Tide.

June 9th is the Asbury Park Moto Club Social, and we’re welcoming Plus Plus Minus, Roaches, Tango Machina, and DJ Michael Merrell to serenade us with tunes.

June 16th is the much-anticipated Lyons Record Release party with performances by Lyons, The Cold Seas, Holiday, and DJ Sara M.

Vendors include:

June 2nd: 5one7 Designs, All You Need Is Cake, aware | boutique, BEACH'D, Bell Mountain Naturals, Brett Klaproth Wildlife Photography, Bucks County Flowers + Things, CAMAROHA SUTRA, Candle Bar, COCO + PISTACHIO, Cookman Creamery, Curious Vintage Shoppe, Declaration HOME, Earthly, Epoch Trading Post, FlyDyes, Forage Workshop, FreeBird Organics, From Moon to Sun, Harley Rose Studio, HH&Co., Inveniio, J. Mitchell Art, Katie Anne Stone Designs, Moonage Daydream, Ocean Glow, Open Roads Vintage & Thrift, Ophelia Moon Jewelry, Outer Limits Hot Sauce, OutlawCandy, Paradox Thrift, Pretty Patina Photography, The Painted Flame, Vagabondia Vintage, Visual Surf Report.

June 9th: ADeRario Photography, All You Need Is Cake, Asbury Park Moto Club, Aya's Natural Treasures, Be Free Creations Handcrafted Jewelry, Bittle and Burley, Cookman Creamery, Crea Designs, Danielle Marie Tobin Designs, FreeBird Organics, Global Elective, Harmony Revolution, HavenFaire, Ironbound Vintage, Jackie Scarpari Photography, JTMcreations, Lily's Chocolate Paradise, Lovely Little Plants, Makicotton, Mermaid Paradox, Myriad Mirage, Nautical By The Sea, New Egypt Folk String Instrument Co., Open Roads Vintage & Thrift, Ophelia Moon Jewelry, Pleasant Valley Lavender, Re:finery Designs, Salted Gems, Sea Blossoms Bridal, Simone Meir Vintage, Sixteen Sisters, The Lucky HoneyBee, The Paper Cicada, Tripsy.

June 16th: 5one7 Designs, Aisling Stern, Bell Mountain Naturals, Bittle and Burley, Boho Mala Beads, CAMAROHA SUTRA, Cookman Creamery, Crea Designs, Down to Earth Studio, Epoch Trading Post, Global Elective, Jennifer Storcks Designs, Jim Abels Photography, Lily's Chocolate Paradise, Lost World Jewelry, Makicotton, Mermaid Paradox, Moonage Daydream, Ocean Glow, Outer Limits Hot Sauce, Paradox Thrift, Pleasant Valley Lavender, Salted Gems, Sewn by the Sea Studio, Stella Blue Boho, Stone Cooper, The Kitchen Garden Series, The Lucky HoneyBee, The Surfer's Apothecary / Twin Echo, Toms East Coast Photos, Tooth of the Lion Farm & Apothecary, Tripsy, Twilight Dance Designs, Visual Surf Report, West Village Tribe.

The Asbury Park Bazaar is Asbury Park's local marketplace of artists, designers, makers and collectors held seasonally at historic Convention Hall - one of the most beautiful locations on the beach in Asbury Park. The Asbury Park Bazaar is a celebration of local art, music and makers and is highly curated to bring you only the best in handmade goods, vintage clothing, art, music, photography, and foodstuffs. Vendors sell in pop-up tents alongside The Market Stands brought to you by The Market Asbury Park and each event features special musical performances. The Asbury Park Bazaar is held in partnership with The Market Asbury Park, Asbury Park Boardwalk, and The Anchor's Bend. www.asburyparkbazaar.com