May
21
1:00 pm13:00

FSM@ Taste the World in Fenton Village

FSM is coming out of hibernation to bring over 20 vendors to Taste the World in Fenton Village, downtown Silver Spring's annual restaurant crawl! 

We'll be set-up alongside Georgia Avenue between Sligo Ave. and Silver Spring Ave. -- come say hello to your favorite vendors and see their new products for 2017.

Check back here for updates as we confirm vendors over the coming weeks!


African Marketplace at AFI Silver's New African Film Festival
Mar
11
2:00 pm14:00

African Marketplace at AFI Silver's New African Film Festival

  • AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center

For the second year, FSM presents a curated African Marketplace at AFI Silver's New African Film Festival. From 2:00–7:30 p.m., ticketholders* can shop local vendors selling African home goods, clothing, books and art in the theater's atrium lobby. 

Check out our fabulous vendors:

  • Atsu Numadzi -- a Ghanaian artist and fashion designer based in the Washington, DC area specializing in fine art paintings, mosaics, collages, and contemporary African fashion.
  • Bahari Deco Crafts -- the place for Swahilism! Fashionable clothing, home accessories and more using Kanga and Kitenge textiles.
  • Chez Kevito -- timeless, one-of-a-kind clothing, accessories, and home goods with inspiration is drawn from a wide range of elements including vintage designs, scenes in nature, architectural design, and pop culture.
  • Obioma -- fair trade clothing made in Nigeria, mixing African Prints with modern designs. 
  • South African Bazaar Craft Cooperative -- beautiful, hand-crafted jewelry and home accessories made by talented artisans in rural South Africa.
  • Tutu's Storybooks -- a specialty retail bookstall specializing in the newest high quality children's Africana books.

*The marketplace is NOT open to the public. You must have a ticket to a film in order to attend. Check out the amazing films and showtimes on the AFI Silver's New African Film Festival site.

HOLIDAZE Holiday Market
Dec
11
10:00 am10:00

HOLIDAZE Holiday Market

HOLIDAZE will be open for a ONE-DAY-ONLY shop and snack event

Sunday, December 11th from 10am-4pm

Live at The Fillmore Silver Spring

SHOP 30+ VENDORS: jewelry & baubles / holiday cards / ceramic mugs & bowls / prints & artwork / bags & scarves / ornaments & decorations / pet goodies / candles, soaps & potions / etc etc

FOOD & DRINK by The Fillmore

 Show us what you find using #FSMHolidaze