Chicago farmers' market guide

Explore our up-to-date Chicago farmers' markets guide to find fresh vegetables and fruit in Wicker Park, Lincoln Park and many other neighborhoods

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 localvore or just want some delicious chocolate truffles, you can't pass up Chicago farmers' markets. Plus, this year, non-food vendors can have stalls at markets, so keep an eye our for cool art, clothing and accessories vendors. Here's our guide to where you can buy local produce this summer, broken down by day of the week. As for what to do with that produce, take a gander at some of our awesome market-driven recipes from Chicago chefs.

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Sunday farmers' markets

Monday farmers' markets

Loyola Farmers' Market

The Loyola Farmers' Market is held on Mondays. From June 9–September 22, hours are 3–7pm, and from September 29–October 13, 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 21–October 15. Hours are 3–8pm from May 21–September 3 and 3–7pm from September 10–October 15.

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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 10–September 4. 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 5–September 4 and from 3pm–sunset from September 11–October 16. Vendors include Lyons Fruit Farm, Pecking Order and Tamale Express.

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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 17 and running through October 27. 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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Edgewater Farmers' Market

The Edgewater Farmers' Market runs Saturdays from June 9–October 18 from 8am–1pm. Vendors include Stamper Cheese, La Boulangerie and Lehman's Orchard.

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Evanston Farmers' Market

The Evanston Farmers' Market runs on Saturdays from 7:30am–1pm through November 8. Vendors include Brunkow Cheese, Bennison's Bakery and Mint Creek Farms.

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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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Brandi P
Brandi P

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