Local Love Gift Guides


Discover our Market gift guides for everyone from your Zen Friend to your Favorite Foodie. Find even more to shop for this weekend at our Artisan Market every Second Saturday!


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Local Guide for Gift Giving

Making your list and checking it twice?  Shop local gifts for everyone in your life.  Find the perfect presents and feel good about supporting your local community!  Join us every Saturday, 8am-1pm, and mark your calendar for Phoestivus, December 13th and 20th.

Source Local this Father’s Day

Source Local This Father’s Day
Here’s our Market Guide to a perfect day for dad.

Join us at the Market each Saturday to find everything you need for a Fathers Day feast, whether grilling outdoors or cooking up something special in the kitchen.  Source more than just delicious foods locally, shop local gifts for dad too! You can find special gifts like…

Wooden Rings Fallen Wood | Garden Markers Alley Cat Studio | Rosemary Vodka OHSO Brewery | Cocktail Mixer Iconic Cocktails | Black Garlic + Honey Bratwurst The Proper Beast |Mancave Skincare H2E Designs | Blade Sharp Tonic Save My Blades | Coffee Beans Blue House Coffee | Ceramic Mugs Clay Madness | Sweet Treats High Spirited Cupcakes | Woven Baskets Thank You God Bless | Hot Sauce Mi Salsa


“Made From Scratch Makes a Difference”

Kari Snodgrass first tried making some body care products when she was in high school, after her sensitive skin reacted to products bought in stores. It wasn’t until several years later when she considered turning it into a business.

“I didn’t even know you could make your own soap,” she said about her high school experiment.
Just cut soap bars

Now, Kari works full time running Studio 11 Soap, a soap and body care business, that primarily sells at the Phoenix Public Market.

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Strength in Numbers (of Conscious Shoppers)

With all the local marketplaces and events this time of year, those of us who are embedded in our community of local do-ers and movers don’t necessarily need an annual tradition boosted by a credit card company to remember the importance of supporting local economy. Still, Small Business Saturday is another one of those special days each year that we love, appreciate, and look forward to.


According to the National Retail Federation, about 164 million consumers are expected to shop on Black Friday in 2017. For the seventh year, Small Business Saturday plans to redirect some of those shoppers to local businesses across the country rather than big-box retailers. For every $100 spent at a local business, $43 stays in local economy, whereas only $13 stays in local economy if spent at a non-locally-owned business.

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True To Its Name and Sweet As Can Be

Eleanor Dziuk knew there were plenty of beekeepers in Arizona, but she wasn’t seeing their honey for sale at local farmers markets, so in 2001, she set out to change that.

Eleanor Dziuk chats with a customer.

Absolutely Delightful started when Eleanor connected with Dennis Arp of Mountain Top Honey to learn from his expertise and begin selling his products.

“Most beekeepers are very, very busy people,” Eleanor said. “They don’t have time to be at the markets.”

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14. Nothing says “I love you, mom!” like locally grown bouquets and delicious, handmade treats from the Phoenix Public Market.  Shop local gifts and groceries each Saturday 8am-1pm.
Enjoy a special Mother’s Day Market on Saturday, May 13th!

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  • Shower her with locally grown flowers. Choose freshly picked flowers from Maya’s Farm or Steadfast Farm, find potted plants and flowers at Abby Lee Farms and A-Z Gardens AZ or pick up flowers beautifully arranged by Psychedelic Succulents.
  • Want to show your mom how sweet she is? Give her locally harvested Beetanicals Honey and Absolutely Delightful Honey or find chocolates at Stone Grindz Chocolate.
  • For more treats, try delicious confections, granola, cookies, and more from Grano Bakery, Jerusalem Bakery and Euro Cuisine.
  • Spice up the weekend with Iconic Cocktail Co. mixers or bloody mary essentials from the mix to pickled vegetables by Cotton Country Jams and Pickled Perfection.
  • Create a home spa kit for total R+R with handmade soaps from Studio 11, H2E Aromatherapy products, seasonal scrubs from Ahimsa Essentials and goat soap from Chile Acre Farms.
  • Fill a handmade bowl from Clay Madness with fresh breads and jams or vegetables and spices.
  • Pick up locally roasted coffee from Blue House Coffee and find handmade mugs at Botanical In Clay or fair trade items at Redemption Market.
  • Give her something for the house like pot holders sewn by Custom Stitchery, pillows made by Loyal Bird, aprons stitched by MRS Pinafore, Zen Bird headbands or Pat on the Back‘s yoga mat holders.
  • Find handmade jewelry at Southwest Design in Jewelry, B.Luxe Designs, Be You Jewelry and Lotus and Lava.
  • Not sure what to give her? Give the gift of good food with Market Bucks to shop the Phoenix Public Market! Pair them with a Phoenix Public Market tote bag and t-shirt.

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