A POPP DAY OUT (IN THE PARK) SPRING 2023
This Spring’s edition of a POPP Day Out takes us to Salina National Park for a lovely day out full of craft beer, street-food, good music, colourful market and activities for everyone. Bring your smiles, nice friends, picnic blankets, toys and four-legged friends, for a lovely day spent under the pleasant Spring sun, chilling under the trees and rolling on the grass.
The main activities will be centred around the main fountain area up at the top of the park and you can hangout in the tree covered areas around. This event will be happening on Saturday 20th May 2023 starting from 12:00 till 20:00, entrance is free.
CRAFT BEER & DRINKS
6 beers on tap from some of our favourite breweries, plus a lovely selection of cans – almost 20 different beers in different styles to try throughout the day. Plus a selection of non-beers: Tuff ciders, soda, prosecco, ginger beer and artisan sodas available. 🍻
A nice selection of some of our most popular cocktails and mixed drinks like the Mezcal Mule and the Miguelito plus our versions of classics like the Spritz and Negroni. 🥃🍸🍹
LORD CHAMBRAY TAP BAR
4 beers on tap plus a selection of non-beers: Tuff ciders, soda, prosecco, ginger beer and artisan sodas available. 🍻
COFFEE & STRANGERS
Our great friends from Coffee & Strangers will once again be present at A POPP Day Out with their excellent premium coffee from Square Mile Coffee Roasters plus their Coffee in Good Spirits concept, blending coffee into some interesting cocktails. ☕🥃🍹
🍔 Hot dogs, burgers and grilled goodness by Outside Gourmet Catering
🍜 Japanese Street Food by the masters of Japanese fusion food, OBI
Hog-Roast goodness by The Grove at Salina Park, the new cafe at Salina Park, launching for this event.
Homemade desserts and Ice Cream to die for by DOLCE by Giorgio’s
The queen of bakes is back at A POPP Day Out 👸🎂 Baked is the brain-child of Fran Farrugia, who has been whipping up bespoke unique cakes and bakes for the past 9 years, constantly striving to offer wholesome homemade bakes with a twist. From stroopwafel brownies to helwa tat tork cakes, you’re defo in for a treat by Baked 💥
One of our resident DJs for the POPP Day Out events playing strictly on vinyl a selection of house, soul and retro disco tunes.
Gorgobot splices soulful sounds and deep & bassy beats. Malta-based DJ spinning Electro, Downtempo and House spliced with Retro, World beats and much more. His mixes are journeys through unlikely genres brought together in the service of oscillating waves of arse-shaking energy.
Creator, owner and operator of Island Rockers Sound system, Earthrocker has been at the forefront of the Dub and Reggae scene in Malta through many collaborations with both local and foreign artists and promoters. As a resident DJ and MC with Bass Culture, Earthrocker has built a solid reputation to deliver high energy performances, merging together various music styles that fall within the Dub genre.
ISLAND ROCKERS SOUND
Island Rockers Sound System is Malta’s first craft-built, home-made sound system, run by Mark, the mad professor of sound culture in Malta. Running for the past 9 years, you can find this sound system powering some of the island’s best quality oriented events from reggae and dub to techno.
Watch out for that crazy guy with the 1910s photo camera and get your retro style photo taken with his super cool, ingenious little device 📸
Making our day more colourful, mostly for kids but also adults if you really insist 🙂 find the kids activities near the kids area 🧚♀️🌈🖌️✨
Kids playpark for the little ones, best way to get them to let some steam off, while you drink a beer or cocktail in peace 😅
GAMES FOR ADULTS
It’s not fair that only kids get to play, adults like games too! So we’ve prepared a special section with some nice challenging games.
VINTAGE & CRAFT MARKET
HAPPY LEAF MALTA
Happy Leaf Malta are a local brand created in mid-spring of 2021. What started as an idea between friends has now formed into one of the most recognised and efficient online headshops on the island.
FILFLA CHILLI CO.
Home-made and artisanal chilli chutneys and jams made in Malta.
Lewla Lewla’s mission is to provide handmade jewellery and accessories that are exciting to wear and sure to spark conversations. Our products are fun and eclectic and aim to add a little bit of magic to everyday.
LUMBER MIN GIN
We supply the Maltese and Gozo islands with the first locally made compound gin kits. These handcrafted DIY kits come in five flavours and are a cost effective and fun way to make your own top shelf gin. Each flavour is fine tuned and original. We will be at the POPP pleasing long time gin drinkers and converting the newbies. Come on down and learn the process of gin making at our stall and have a sip as well! Happy ginning!
WHITE OWL GEMS
The jourey for this shop originally started as a thought to do my own jewelry, and focusing on creating ear weights (which are particularly hard to find in the Maltese Islands) using various stones from Mother Earth. I found myself buying a variety of stones which allowed me to get creative, thus designing unique products which I could rock myself. This finally worked its way into being what I wanted to share with the rest of the world, as White Owl Gems. Offering various items such as ear weights, earrings, bracelets, necklaces, rings, stones, and candles.
Cherrystone is a small thrift shop located in Msida. It opened to encourage people to thrift, to choose second hand, because I believe that we should be more aware of what we are buying and be less driven to consume and consume fast fashion without giving it a second thought.
We offer some unique vintage pieces to make sure you stand out and find your style in different patterns, colors and materials. We should all be able to express ourselves through our style and be creative and what better way to do so then by a good thrift find 🧡
we sell preloved and vintage fashion, also included a special preloved sailing items collection (shoes and jackets)
Specializing on niche wines which are all sustainable made, organic, biodynamic or vegan & all coming from small producers that want to create something lasting & inspiring. All this for a price/quality ratio that is hard to beat 💪🏼
KONK specialize in pushing boundaries of what concrete can do by creating everyday functional and modern concrete home decor. With elegant lines and earthy or fresh colours, KONK’s aim is to help you transforming a house into your cozy home.
Maltas first and only one-stop shop for all your spicy and specialty food needs! A variety of products we are known for is our hot sauces, beef jerky, fermented kimchi and sauerkraut, and our array of unique products. Using local produce and vegetables to create a one-of-a-kind experience.
I create items using crocheting and macrame techniques. I love to experiment with different patterns, techniques and materials. I work with different types of fibers. From thin waxed yarn to make micro macrame jewelry to thick rope cord to make home decor and fashion accessories. I create items that are unique, stylish, practical and can be used for different purposes.
FIVE AM is a brand that offers a unique upcycled thrifts, preworn and vintage goods.
Sacha Kinser is an American native and Maltese implant. The launch of Disco Donut came from years of traveling and vintage hunting. The 80s and 90s are largely apparent in her collection and creative direction.
Next level nut butters with absolutely no added ingredients including a 100% pistachio butter, pecan butter, hazelnut butter and more. Come try out and taste these one of a kind Heavenlies ✨
Curated Vintage from around the world as well as reworked/Upcycled Vintage.
Vintage, new and handmade items sourced from India and also locally. All Indian products are fairtrade and most tops & skirts are made from recycled silk in order to have a low impact on this magical earth.
COTTON & BAIZE
Pre-loved & vintage to support circular fashion!
THE CULT ASYLUM
Innovative and unique, custom clothing and accessories, out-there designs, curios and alternatives.
Welcome to Sunset Records, your local online destination for a wide range of music genres including soul, funk, hiphop, house, techno, disco, and much more. We are always available to assist you in finding that special record or introducing you to new artists that will expand your musical horizons.
BITS N DENIM
Bits n Denim design and make fashionable, eco friendly, handcrafted Bags using a mix of up-cycled materials focusing on the re using of Denim Jeans.
ELVIA LEONE GANADO
One-of-a-kind cute handmade, upcycled clothing and accessories.
Handmade, upcycled and vintage clothing and vintage books
100%vegan/lactose free/egg free/ dairy free/animal cruelty free dessert company
Lily’s Hook is a crochet brand of handmade creations varying from cute crochet flowers to bikini set, beach bags, summer tops and other creative ideas for everyday use.
Kartelluni specialises in designing the finest travel poster art collections celebrating Malta’s rich heritage and natural beauty.
Lali is a French photographer based in Malta. Passionate about travel, but especially thinking outside the box, she likes to get lost in the streets, far from big cities and mass tourism. A damaged wall, an old colored door or an abandoned building, she sees beauty where others can see something ancient and outdated.
WITH LOVE FROM OUR KITCHEN
With Love from Our Kitchen produces home-made jams, chutneys & preserves made from local seasonal fruits & vegetables using minimal sugar to preserve.
A special selection of vintage ethnic curiosities from Paul’s immense collection of all things beautiful from the land of colours, India, along with his signature incenses.