Chicago farmers market guide

Our Chicago farmers market guide covers where to get fruit, flowers, sweets and veggies all across the city

Photograph: Erica Gannett
Find fresh fruits and vegetables, like these summer apples from Ellis Family Farm, at farmers markets in Chicago.

Whether you're an aspiring locavore or just want some delicious chocolate truffles, you can't pass up Chicago farmers markets, which span from Uptown to Lincoln Park and beyond. Many Chicago restaurants source their ingredients from the markets, so you'll recognize some vendors and spot chefs out and about. Here's our guide to where you can buy local produce this summer, broken down by day of the week.

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Sunday farmers markets

Green City Market Soho House

Green City Market's third location is at Soho House Chicago. The market will be held 9am-2pm every second Sunday of the month through October 11 at the lot behind the hotel.

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West Loop

Jefferson Park Farmers Market

The Jefferson Park Farmers Market is held the second and fourth Sundays of the month from 9:30am–1:30pm. Dates are June 14–October 25.

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Jefferson Park

northEND Green Market

The northEND Green Market runs Saturdays and Sundays from 9am–5pm through November 22. It's closed May 24 and 25.

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North Center

Monday farmers markets

Loyola Farmers Market

The Loyola Farmers Market is held on Mondays. From June 8–October 12, hours are 3–7pm, and from mid-September to mid-October, hours are 2:30–6:30pm.

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Rogers Park

Tuesday farmers markets

Wednesday farmers markets

Andersonville Farmers Market

The Andersonville Farmers Market is held Wednesdays from May 20–October 14. Hours are 3–8pm from May 20–September 9 and 3–7pm from September 16–October 14.

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Andersonville

Green City Market

Green City Market is held Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7am–1pm. Vendors include Ellis Farms, Nordic Creamery and Mint Creek Farm. Plus, there are chef demos, workshops and more.

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Lincoln Park

Thursday farmers markets

Argyle Night Market

The Argyle Night Market runs Thursday evenings from 5–9pm from July 9–August 27. It includes farm vendors and stalls featuring Argyle Street restaurants.

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Argyle

Low-Line Farmers Market

The Low-Line Market is held Thursdays from 3–8pm from June 4–September 3 and from 3pm–7pm from September 10–October 8.

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Southport Corridor

Saturday farmers markets

61st Street Farmers Market

The 61st Street Farmers Market is open Saturdays from 9am–2pm starting May 16 and running through December 12. In November and December, the market runs indoors at the Experimental Station. Vendors include Ellis Family Farms, Mick Klug Farms and Peerless Bread & Jam.

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Hyde Park

Bridgeport Farmers Market

The Bridgeport Farmers Market offers a variety of produce and goods from local vendors. The market occurs each Saturday from 7am-11am, June 13 through October 3.

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Bridgeport

Edgewater Farmers Market

The Edgewater Farmers Market runs Saturdays from June 13–October 17 from 8am–1pm. Vendors include Stamper Cheese, La Boulangerie and Lehman's Orchard.

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Edgewater

Evanston Farmers Market

The Evanston Farmers Market runs on Saturdays from 7:30am–1pm from May 9 to November 7. Vendors include Brunkow Cheese, Bennison's Bakery and Mint Creek Farms.

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Evanston

Green City Market

Green City Market is held Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7am–1pm. Vendors include Ellis Farms, Nordic Creamery and Mint Creek Farm. Plus, there are chef demos, workshops and more.

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Lincoln Park
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3 comments
Abdulrauf S
Abdulrauf S

I want to participate in all events, anyone please guide me accordingly. 


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Brandi P
Brandi P

Wrong info for South Shore mrkt. Address is 79th and South Shore Drive which the map shows. Pls correct