Markets: In conjunction with the Studio Arts and Craft Center, Share the Earth co-sponsors two markets a year in the Union Concourse:
Harvest Fest…………………………………………….. Thursday Oct. 6th from 10-2
Meet us inside and outside the Kenwood Interdisciplinary Research Complex for Harvest Fest! Students, Faculty, and our community will be able to enjoy browsing and shopping at out Farmer’s markets of local fresh produce, and our indoor Artist Fair where artisans will be selling their crafts. Grab a bite to eat from several of Milwaukee’s famous food trucks, or at our free corn roast. Buy a slice of delicious pie and enjoy it knowing that all proceeds from the pie will be going to Children’s Miracle Network! Listen to music and participate in lawn games, a free pumpkin carving, Hub exercise activities, and a Human Foosball tournament!
Everything you need to celebrate the Harvest Season!
The Holiday Fair Trade Market…………………… Thursday Dec. 8th from 10-5
Looking for a gift for the holiday, but want to give a gift that has been created environmentally friendly and supporting world wide artisans? Come to UWM’s annual Holiday Fair Trade Market on December 8th from 10-5 in the Union Concourse. Several local fair trade vendors and educators will be present so you will be able to learn more about Fair Trade and get in some holiday shopping.
The Artist Fair and Farmer’s market features locally grown food and locally handmade goods. The Holiday Fair Trade market features only fair trade goods from around the world. Purchasing these goods helps support artisans and sustainability efforts globally.