Self Made, A Marketplace Event Comes to Beacon, NY

Self made

May 6th, 10 – 6pm
Free

University Settlement Camp
724 Wolcott Ave, Beacon

This contemporary market features artisanal and handcrafted goods, workshops, music, food and craft beer by Catskill Brewery.  This event is free to the public and free transportation to the site will be available from Beacon’s Metro-North and The Roundhouse, located at 2 East Main Street, Beacon, NY. Makers and visitors will continue the celebration at 6:30 at The Roundhouse, the event’s official place to stay, play and dine the weekend of the show.


The marketplace highlights the pioneers behind the Made-in-America movement and showcases the talent coming from the Hudson Valley and surrounding areas. Visitors can look forward to shopping more than 50 vendors hailing from Hudson Valley, New York City, Maine, and Pennsylvania.  Some of the goods available include textile work, vintage clothing, antiques, apothecary based and small batched beauty items, fine jewelry, woodwork, vinyl records, leatherwork, art, artisanal food and drinks, home goods, children’s toys, and other unique finds. Beacon Artists represented include Beacon Bee and Kit Burke-Smith Jewelry.

Visitors will enjoy food by Pippy’s Food Truck, Le’ Express, 5 Senses Food Truck, Samosa Shack, and Beacon’s own Glazed Over Donuts. Catskill Brewery is the official alcohol vendor of the show. After the event, the Self Made Team and makers will be celebrating at The Roundhouse, the show’s official hotel to stay, play and dine. Visitors are invited to join them, starting at 6:30.

Free transportation will be available to take visitors coming from Beacon’s Metro-North to the University Settlement Camp.  It will stop at The Roundhouse before heading to the site. The bus for Self Made will run every hour beginning at 11am and make its last drop-off at Beacon’s Metro-North station by 4pm.

Self Made has been made possible by the support of The Roundhouse, BeaconArts, Organic Hudson Valley Magazine, and Maranatha Human Services.

For more details about the show, please visit www.selfmademakers.com.