The Black Market is a black-business marketplace open to, and welcoming all. We curate, organizae and operate a monthly market, "The Black Busines Is Beautiful", a marketplace sponsored by The Lab, as well as several annual, themed pop-up markets throughout the Twin Cities.
The Black Market Mpls. is more than just a Market, come connect with us!
The Black Market is a unique marketplace where people may purchase goods, learn about services, connect with community, enjoy live entertainment, and, taste a multitude of foods from around the cities.
It's not just a market! Enjoy a variety of foods from various food trucks, vendors and local caterers, music, games for the whole family and plenty of things to keep you interested & entertained for hours!
Whether you're looking for a new place to find unique gifts, a way to learn about cool services in the Cities, or a vibrant place to go to eat, drink and enjoy yourself, The Black Market has a little something for everyone!
Bring your family & enjoy: market games, great music, comfortable seating & a fun, relaxed environment!
The Black Market‘a mission is to assist in closing the wealth gap in Minnesota and increase the development of black economics by providing a unique experience where community may eat, shop, gather and learn about the multitude of services and products available from the black community.
The Black Market was founded in February 2021, by George Shannon, owner of 4Seen Media, and, business partner, DeSeandra “Seanie” Sheppheard, owner of mnblacklist.com
In February, 2022 DeSeandra became sole owner/operator of The Black Market.
In August of 2021, The Black Market acquired The Black Business Is Beautiful, a Marketplace for BIPOC business-owners, with a mission to increase non-BIPOC engagement and spending. The Black Market is excited to continue this mission and expand it, under the Black Market umbrella. Learn more about the history of BBIB on the original website; blackbusinessisbeautiful.org
We are centrally located at the intersection of 280 & 94 | 767 N. Eustis St. 55114, Located at, and, Sponsored by The Lab Taproom + Pilot Facility
Photos: Dan Collison
For questions, press or sponsorship inquiries, please send us a message.
Thank you for your interest!
We can't wait to see you at the next Market!
767 North Eustis Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55114, United States