Sugar and spice and everything nice, that’s what Urbanspace — a leader in food and retail immersive public markets — is enticing Miami residents and visitors with this holiday season. As the city gears up for the most wonderful time of the year with the recent announcement of Urbanspace’s famed holiday market setting up shop on the Lincoln Road District starting November 15th, the New York-based brand and its Miami partners at INHOUSE Commercial are excited to reveal a preliminary list of popular national and local vendors who will participate with festive gifts and goodies in the market, which runs until February 15th.
Visitors of the Urbanspace Lincoln Road Holiday Market, the first national expansion of the beloved holiday pop up market outside of New York City, are invited to indulge in their favorite treats from celebrated nationally-renowned names like Luke’s Lobster, MozzArepas, and Oyster Party as they stroll the promenade shopping for unique gifts and other exciting items from retailers like Squishables (plush toys), New York Puzzle Company, Gabriela Ceballos (jewelry), and Hera + Hermes (kids clothing and accessories).
Got love for all things local? Well-liked South Florida epicurean brands such as Watsons Bay Coffee Co., Miami ‘N’ Ice (ice cream) and Wicked Bread will be on site to make all your sweet and savory wishes come true with an array of desserts, artisanal loaves, and drinks with flavors you can raise a glass to with glee. Shopping for you and your loved ones will be a tropical breeze with a diverse range of goods to choose from including Poured Love (candles), Jaharii Jewelry, and Pawies (animal lover accessories) just to name a few.
“We love hand-picking our favorite fun brands which shoppers can really get excited about,” says Eldon Scott, President of Urbanspace. “Each market is like a little village. We create our own streets and squares to transport visitors to a new world where guests can interact with makers, designers and chefs selling everything from ornaments to pottery!“
Revelers can visit the Urbanspace Lincoln Road Holiday Market from November 15th to February 15th, Monday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. to experience what is intended to become a beloved annual holiday tradition for Miami.
“The Lincoln Road Business Improvement District (BID) is thrilled to welcome Urbanspace to the Lincoln Road District this holiday season,” says Lyle Stern, President of the Lincoln Road BID and President of Koniver Stern Group. “The selection of local and nationally renowned brands the market is bringing together will offer exceptional experiences to locals and visitors from around the world coming to Lincoln Road this season.”
Mirroring a similar layout to the New York City locations, the Holiday Market at Lincoln Road will present approximately 100 local and out-of-state vendors in the heart of the Lincoln Road District, specifically at the intersection of Washington Avenue. The outdoor marketplace will showcase a broad range of exciting gift categories such as decorative home goods, children’s toys and apparel, stationery, books and prints, men’s and women’s apparel and accessories, jewelry, kitchen and garden items, artisan food products, as well as food and beverages to be enjoyed onsite.
Over the past four decades Urbanspace has operated the most highly visible holiday markets in the U.S. in iconic New York City destinations: Union Square, Columbus Circle, and Bryant Park. Each market is designed to be unlike any other market in the world. The Lincoln Road Holiday Market will illuminate the area with enchanting, glowing kiosk structures dotting the mile-long pedestrian-only promenade, reflecting the sparkle and spirit of the season. Seasonal programming will also take place including live musical performances, art installations and Insta-worthy spots to snap pictures with loved ones.
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Urbanspace develops immersive public markets which connect consumers with creative local food and retail brands. The market maker works in the ever-larger gap left by national chains and delivery-only brands by offering authenticity and experience. Each place is purposefully designed for local community building, brought to life by local entrepreneurs. What began at London’s Camden Lock in the 1970’s as a weekend market, has evolved into the leading operator of food halls and popup markets in the US and UK. Urbanspace is opening or reopening over 200 kitchens in New York, Chicago, LA, and DC. Keep up with Urbanspace for exciting chef and market announcements at http://urbanspacemia.com and follow us at @urbanspacemia.
ABOUT LINCOLN ROAD DISTRICT
Situated in the heart of Miami Beach, the Lincoln Road District is a premier retail, lifestyle and cultural destination that is home to about 250 restaurants and shops, entertainment, arts, and cultural offerings. Lincoln Road ranks as the most-visited open-air destination in South Florida with over 8 million visits in 2021, according to Placer.ai data. From quirky hipsters and swanky fashionistas to laid-back surfer-skater types and all that lies between, the crowd drawn to Lincoln Road may be visiting for different reasons, but the underlying factor bringing this group together is the same – it’s still is the coolest place to be and be scene in Miami Beach. Affectionately referred to by some as Miami’s living room, there is nothing as quintessentially Miami Beach as Lincoln Road. It’s the street where models walk their dogs after runway shows, where stylish boulevardiers stroll past window shoppers, and where café culture overrules standard business meetings. Music and entertainment lovers will find refuge in the Lincoln Road District – home to the New World Symphony, Colony Theater, and Regal South Beach movie theater. Steps away is the newly remodeled Miami Beach Convention Center, which welcomes world-renowned Art Basel every December.
ABOUT INHOUSE COMMERCIAL
INHOUSE COMMERCIAL is a Miami-based firm bringing the best retail, hospitality, and experiences to South Florida through real estate brokerage and advisory. Founded by Miami natives, INHOUSE specializes in advising local operators when expanding their retail and restaurant businesses throughout South Florida. INHOUSE has strong ties to major US cities and has pioneered efforts to help national brands expand into South Florida for the first time. By delivering customized services that cater to each client, INHOUSE takes relationships to the next level and provides a high-quality real estate service. With the consistent approach to creating value, INHOUSE works with clients to identify the best opportunities and understand strategic objectives to deliver solutions.