25th Annual International Peace Market / Mercado de Paz
November 28 - November 29, 2014
The Esperanza Peace and Justice Center celebrates 25 years of combining the arts with economic empowerment, international and cultural exchange, and social consciousness. The International Peace Market (Mercado de Paz) returns once again to the city of San Antonio! This year the market will be held on Friday, November 28th and Saturday, November 29, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The International Peace Market provides a family-friendly safe environment that honors the importance of moments and spaces where people gather outdoors and indoors together as community. Live music from local performers also offers an alternative experience for family and friends to gather!
As one of the oldest annual open-air, arts and craft international market, the Mercado de Paz offers a community-centered alternative shopping destination during the busiest corporate shopping days of the year. Over 100 international and local artists/arti- sans will offer shoppers a variety of artful, beautifully handmade items, including hand woven rugs, hand crafted pottery, hand crafted textiles, hand embroidered clothing, paintings, sculptures and much more.