Kate Watson – Guest Contributor
Dec 1 2017
Holiday Shindig



Central Standard Time



Retro Plaza
1424 Brown Trl
Bedford, Texas

The five Retro Plaza businesses, The Vintage Freak, Vintage Tex, Bombshell Nostalgia, Retro Madness, and the Quarter Lounge Arcade, will be joined by many additional vintage vendors on the plaza to create a festive Christmas market. Musical acts including local singer-songwriter Kelsey Lewis will perform throughout the day and food trucks will be available. 


The Retro Plaza businesses have the following offerings for Christmas presents: 


The Vintage Freak – vintage audio equipment and records, mid-century modern furniture

Vintage Tex – vintage clothing, handbags, gloves, jewelry, and accessories from the 1940s to 1970s 

Bombshell Nostalgia – strange, rare, and interesting oddities and antiques

Retro Madness – vintage toys, action figures, comics, collectibles, and retro gaming systems such as Atari and Nintendo


A silent auction will benefit Mission Central, a local charity that offers programs to empower and provide for those in need. Quarter Lounge Arcade will also host their annual holiday party including prize raffles and a pinball tournament on the same day. Vintage Tex has also released its annual holiday clothing collection full of rich textures, elegant silhouettes and glamorous fabrics. Guests of the Holiday Shindig can shop the collection to find the perfect outfit for their holiday soirees. 


Holiday Shindig: a vintage Christmas market

Saturday, December 16

11 am – 5 pm

Retro Plaza (1424 Brown Trl, Bedford, TX)

Come find unique Christmas gifts while supporting local businesses! Musical guests including Kelsey Lewis will perform. Food trucks will be available. This event is sponsored by Vintage Tex, The Vintage Freak, Bombshell Nostalgia, Retro Madness, and Quarter Lounge Arcade.