B.A.P.S. + Marketplace (RSVP)

Sunday, April 28th (10:00am – 5:00pm)


The Big Ass Plant Sale (B.A.P.S.) is an annual event dedicated to bringing plant lovers together and promoting green living. Founded in 2020 by Amma and Cherron of Plant and People an award winning plant shop in West Philly. B.A.P.S. has grown into a must-attend event for Plant and gardening enthusiasts, families, and anyone looking to add a little more green to their life. Discover a variety of work stations, workshops, vegan cuisine, and local artisan vendors. This year our feature workshops include Terrarium Design and hands-on plant activity for children under 10. Additionally, non-profit row offers attendees a chance to discover opportunities and support organizations dedicated to wellness and the environment.With a focus on sustainability, community, and education, B.A.P.S. aims to inspire a greener future for all.


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Terrarium Design – $35

11:00am –  1:00pm – 3:00pm 

Children’s Pot-a-Plant – $25


Children’s Mini Terrarium – $25


Plant and People Plant Care Kit – $30


One Art Community Center

1431 N 52nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19131

About The Organizer

Plant & People

Plant & People

Cherron & Ama Thomas

Founded in 2020 amidst a world craving for greenery and tranquility, Plant and People emerged as a beacon of wellness and nature, rooted in the vibrant community of West Philly. At its heart is the dynamic mother-daughter duo, Cherron Perry-Thomas and Amma Thomas, whose collective vision has cultivated a haven that transcends the conventional plant shop.

Cherron Perry-Thomas, CEO, brings a lifetime of passion for plant-based wellness and community advocacy, steering Plant and People with an unwavering commitment to sustainability and inclusivity. Amma Thomas, COO, complements this vision with her keen sense for business and innovation, ensuring that the offerings from Plant and People not only nurture the soul but also cater to the practical needs of modern living.

Specializing in easy-care houseplants, supplies, wellness products, and thoughtfully curated gifts, Plant and People is more than just a store; it’s a lifestyle destination. Each product and service, from bespoke design solutions to corporate gifts and event rentals, is meticulously chosen to enhance the wellbeing of both people and the planet.

Our collaboration with esteemed organizations like Soul Cycle, Anthropologie, Apothecarium, and The Roots Picnic underscores our versatility and commitment to bringing wellness and greenery to diverse spaces and events. Recognized in print media, local TV, and blogs, our journey has been adorned with numerous accolades for community support and business excellence.

Through extensive outreach efforts, including the collection of medical supplies and books for countries facing socio-economic challenges, we strive to extend the reach of wellness. Our goal is simple yet ambitious: to make wellness with plants accessible to everyone, regardless of their background or circumstances.

Plant and People stands as a pillar in the community, a place where greenery meets wellness, and where every visit inspires a closer connection to nature. We encourage people to join us in our journey to cultivate wellness with plants.