Media & Press

The Melrose Trading Post was founded in 1997 at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles, CA by Whitney Weston and Pierson Blaetz as a part of their non-profit organization, Greenway Arts Alliance. Greenway Arts run a professional 99-seat theatre on Fairfax Avenue and runs arts education programs and workshops at Fairfax High School.

Melrose Trading Post in the Media

When writing, talking, photographing, and getting the word out about Greenway Arts Alliance  and the Melrose Trading Post, you are helping our community thrive and grow. Thank you for your support!

Tv & Radio

  Melrose Mornings is almost here! This is one of the two banners that will be up on the Main Stage during #MelroseMornings
Thank you to ABC for featuring Greenway Arts Alliance's Melrose Trading Post on the Eye on L.A. Holiday Guide 2018! The post reads: MELROSE TRADING POST AT FAIRFAX HIGH SCHOOL Every Sunday, the
  The Spay Neuter Project of Los Angeles stopped by at #melrosetradingpost on Sunday 9/30. Adorable and loving kittens are up for adoption, feel free to come join us! Update: A few kittens
 Thank you to ABC for featuring Greenway Arts Alliance's Melrose Trading Post on the Eye on LA segment. It is a beautiful homage to the community of people who gather at
While most people are not very excited about the Oscar award show due to it's lack of diversity, Angelenos get a special bonus the day of the award show: Street
Jewelry Vendor Asha of Pop Jewelry was featured on her family's show "According to Alex" while selling at MTP Fairfax! See this clip and more at Centric TV! Asha started selling at MTP
After applying with the city and patiently waiting for a reply, we have successfully received THREE new bike racks in front of the Greenway Court Theatre's entrance on Clinton and

Magazines & Blogs

Thank you to everyone who is compelled to write about or take photos of the Melrose Trading Post.
Continue the good work!

Melrose Trading Post Marketing

  • On Sundays, large banners are up along the perimeter of the campus facing Melrose and Fairfax Avenues.
  • The Melrose BID donated street pole banners on Melrose Avenue (Fairfax to Spaulding) showcasing MTP and Greenway’s programs.
  • Two billboards went up within a mile of the market in 2017 in celebration of our 20th anniversary.
  • Publications we advertise with or have been featured in include: Amoeba’s Biannual Magazine, “Music We Love,” San Fernando Valley Business Journal, LA Times, Daily News, West Coast Peddler, The Acorn, LA Weekly, ABC 7’s Eye on LA, KPCC’s The Frame, RoundUp News, Huffington Post, and more.
  • We utilize many popular online publications such as ExperienceLA.com, LAWeekly.com, Yelp, RackedLA, Daily Candy, Discover Los Angeles, Lonely Planet, KPCC.org, GuidePal, and more.
  • Our social media accounts are thriving!  Connect with @MTPFairfax or @MelroseTradingPost on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and Yelp!!  We use social media accounts to promote vendors, musicians and promotions throughout the week and on market days.
  • Search our favorite ####Hashtags for collections of market photos: #MelroseTradingPost, #MusicofMTP,   #PeopleofMTP, #DogsofMTP #ShopLocalLA and #TradingPostTrees