Carnahan Hall Winter Market An Exciting Extravaganza of Local Goods

Article by Melodie Yvonne

LAFAYETTE, IN (January 22, 2020) – Carnahan Hall‘s Seema Choudhary has struggled just as many venue owners have in recent times, but once again she has risen to the occasion like a glorious phoenix. The talented business woman has breathed life into a beautiful event thought up by Kati Davis to help as many local artists and businesses as she can, and it’s going on weekly. The fabulous Carnahan Hall Winter Market that’s being brought to Lafayette, Indiana with the help of Seema, Carnahan Hall, Market Square Shopping Center, and the Greater Lafayette Commerce will run every Tuesday through April 27 as well as a few special Saturdays before Valentine’s Day.

Carnahan Hall has definitely been one of the forerunners in implementing safety precautions to protect patrons during this difficult time. Seema herself helps with temp checks and makes sure that all customers know where they can find plenty of hand santizer along with anything else they may need to feel comfortable and have a safe event and shopping experience. Choudhary is not just there for the money. She exists to help the community and everyone that crosses her path, and it shows.

Carnahan Hall’s Winter Art Market has been built with love, and it’s truly a beautiful adventure from start to finish. The vendors include many local artists and businesses that create products with all of their heart making for a gorgeous display of available handmade goods, crafts, and gifts. Customers that venture into the back will find the added bonus of incredibly priced furniture, electronics, decor, kegerators, tvs, office supplies, and more as the venue does a winter cleaning to make room for new upcoming projects. Carnahan Hall along with the Indiana Independent Venue Alliance (IIVA) has also partnered with Horizon House to launch a program called “SOCK ON” to coincide with the Winter Market this season.

SOCK ON is a statewide clothing drive collecting factory sealed socks for adult and kids from various venues to benefit the homeless. Anyone can drop off a new pair of factory sealed socks at Carnahan Hall any Tuesday from 3PM-7PM during the 2020-2021 Winter Market or at this Saturday’s Winter Market (Jan 23). Patrons can also call the venue at (765)337-0056 to schedule another time to donate for those unable to attend the events. For more info on SOCK ON visit:

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Melodie Yvonne

Melodie Yvonne, lead photographer and owner of Photographic Melodie, grew up in the small southern Indiana town of North Vernon. She picked up her first camera at the age of 5, and was immediately hooked. By the age of 15 she began to turn every trip, even just to the local park, into a fantasy scene of her own imagination, and started mentoring with many local professionals. Melodie received an Associates of Applied Science in Visual Technologies majoring in Photography from Ivy Tech in 2002 after studying under acclaimed professors and many other masters in the field.

Melodie’s main focus has always been music photography. Growing up listening to many amazing musicians inspired her dream to create visual images that made people feel the way they do when listening to music. Her goal was to help people SEE the music.

Melodie has done numerous jobs around the country ranging from working for bands to being the official photographer on many southern Indiana Poker Runs. Her specialties are in nature, music, and candid event photography. She published her first print work, a collection of images & poetry, in 2011, and has since published many more print works. Melodie currently acts as owner & lead photographer at Photographic Melodie, House Photographer for Purdue Theatre, and Tour Photographer for multiple Billboard Charts topping bands as well as freelance work with many other media outlets, venues, and musicians.

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