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Back to School at Black Wagon

Back to school is in full swing at Black Wagon. Check out our latest editions of Safe Sporter water bottles, Herschel backpacks, LunchSkins lunch totes, SoYoung bags, shoes by Plae & Vans, and clothing from Bitz Kids, Appaman, NUNUNU, Munster, Milk on the Rocks, and of course, Black Wagon.


Black Wagon Celebrates 9 Years on Mississippi Ave

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 5-8PM

Black Wagon celebrates 9 years on Portland’s charmed Mississippi Ave with an evening of fun for everyone, Thursday , August 13th, 5-8PM

Art Show by Great & Small

The Original Photo Booth will be on site to capture fun, old-school, photo strips to share with friends and family. Our photo booth is free and unlimited, so bring all your friends and family and leave with oodles of pics of you and your favorite people!

Yummy goodies and beverages! Special bevvies just for the adult set! Wink! Wink!

Black Wagon will present new fall collections from favorites, Appaman, Mini Rodini and Herschel. We’ll be introducing new collections from Nununu and Indikidual. Our focus on children ages newborn to age 12 years provides the intersection of quality, fun and inspiring design essentails for back to school and pre-school!

Black Wagon will be giving away gift certificates and gifts from our neighborhood businesses and amazing vendors like Nook Sleep Systems, Wee Gallery, Lunchskins and more!!!

This event is in conjunction with the August Mississippi Avenue Social. Mississippi Avenue Social is a monthly event highlighting the diverse and creative culture of Portland, Oregon’s N. Mississippi community.

Including Giveaways from:
Nook Sleep Systems
Plae Shoes
International Arrivals
Mini Rodini
Wee Gallery
And beverages provided by:
Union Gin (Dogwood Distillery)
Lagunitas Brewing
Stash Tea

Back To School Instagram Contest

We’re loving Instagram!!! If you’re not following us there yet, what are you waiting for?!
Its the best way to stay up on what’s new in the store, contests, sales and special events.
We’re starting a monthly gift certificate giveaway starting in August!

To get this off to a fun start we’re giving away $200 in Back to School Bucks!!!
Such a fun way to get loads of rad goodies for Fall!
A runner up will receive a copy of the new book, The Fox Forest Band by Lisa E Lindman.
This lovely book is written by Portland mom and children’s book writer, @Ruebirdstories.

WIN BIG for Back to School Spending Cash!!!

TAG your kids with #blackwagonkids in their Black Wagon gear OR tag your favorite Black Wagon looks by re-posting or grabbing looks off of our Instagram, website, Pinterest or Facebook. Tag friends for extra entries! The more pics your share AND the more friends you tag, the more entries you’ll receive and you’ll be on your way to $200 giveaway!

Mississippi Ave Street Fair Summer Sale

Black Wagon once again welcomes our friends at The Children’s Cancer Association to Mississippi Ave Street Fair! We’re sponsoring The Children’s Cancer Association again this year, with a booth right by Black Wagon. The Children’s Cancer Association will be sharing information and music about the great work they do with the My Music Rx program, bringing music medicine to long term hospitalized kids. We’ll also have more Music Heals tees available with proceeds going to the Children’s Cancer Association.

Also joining us is Smarty Pants, providing art activities and face painting for kiddos!

Black Wagon’s Summer Sale kicks off July 11th at Street Fair!
Street Fair Exclusive Specials:

  • $20 Vans and TOMS Shoes
  • $20 All Black Wagon Signature Tees (regularly $32)
  • Early Bird Special: Take an additional $5 off all Black Wagon Signature items before 1pm.
  • 30-70% Off Previous Season Merchandise

Can’t make it to Street Fair? No worries! All SALE prices will be available to purchase at!

Use CODE: Earlybird15 to receive an extra $5 off all Black Wagon Signature Series merchandise.



Black Wagon Rewards!

Here’s how to get yours:

Receive a $100 gift certificate with your furniture, bedding or stroller purchase of $500 or more.

That’s as much as 20% back in Black Wagon Rewards!

Planning on purchasing an Oeuf crib? No need to wait to cash in your rewards!

Place your order by phone and you’ll have an instant $100 to spend on a crib mattress, infant clothing, new baby gear, and so much more.

Place your order online and you will automatically receive a $100 rewards code to use whenever you want.

Shop Black Wagon’s furniture selection now.