More than 150 of the country's top makers will set up shop at Renegade Craft Fair's special Mother's Day weekend pop-up fair along Halsted Street in Pilsen (between W 18th Street and S Canalport Avenue) on May 13 and 14. While you might not have a hard time forking over all your money in the name of hand-crafted goods, we have something even better. We teamed up with Renegade makers to offer up this seriously amazing giveaway that's packed with goodies you'll find at the fair.
The Renegade Craft Fair shows off the best independent handmade crafts in a vibrant marketplace setting, complete with great food and drink. The fair attracts more than 325,000 shoppers in major cities, from Chicago and New York to Los Angeles and London.
The free event takes place from 11am to 6pm on Saturday and Sunday. Enter for your chance to win all of these great handmade items at the event or by filling out the form below. Winners will be announced the week after the fair.
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Help the bees and look cool while you're at it. Proceeds from Agathist products—like this T-shirt, hat, enamel pin and three prints ($103 value)—benefit honeybee research.
Spruce up your apartment with this colorful Chicago-made collage that's screen-printed on 100 percent recycled material ($105 value).
Show off your city pride with two framed pieces ($150 value) from this local artist: The Typography Aerial Skyline features gorgeous Loop architecture, while Chicago Icons is a culmination of recognizable landmarks from across the city. Both could be yours.
This natural skincare brand combines essential oils, cold-pressed plant oils and exotic butters from around the globe. The kit includes bath soaks, body oil, spray, soaps and an incense holder ($80 value).
Perfect for those of us who still write letters, this bundle of products ($100 value) from Ms. Matilda Designs is crafted using recycled card stock.
Straight from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, this hand-marbled silk scarf ($90 value) and flour sack tea towel ($20) make perfect gifts—but we won't judge if you keep them all to yourself.
Refresh your coffee and plant game with these handmade ceramic wares from a small studio in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The set includes two mugs and a planter with a tray ($122 value).
Fit for the modern entertainer, this perfectly practical set is crafted by Chicago makers and includes a trivet, set of four coasters and one wood wall art print ($122 value).
Chicagoan Alexandria Wills is the one you can thank for these lovely handmade leather mules ($150 value), which are the must-have accessory for summer. Plus, you'll be able to pick your size and color for complete customization.
This custom 64-ounce ceramic growler with a flip-top lid is just what you need for toting wine and beer to Millennium Park this summer.
Renegade Craft Fair Goodie Bag Giveaway Official Rules
CONTEST RULES: One entry per person. These competitions are open to any U.S. resident (unless otherwise stated) except employees of Time Out and sponsoring organizations, their agents or anyone directly connected to these promotions. No purchase required for this promotion. Contest valid 5/4/17 through 5/16/17 at 9:00AM CST. Winners must be 21 years of age or older unless otherwise stated. Prizes are as described above; no cash alternatives will be given. Prizes may not be sold, traded, transferred or refunded. Any and all federal, state and local taxes are the responsibility of the winner. If for any reason winners are unable to use prizes within the time specified, the participating organizations are not responsible for providing replacement prizes. No make goods will be given in the event of a canceled or rescheduled event. Total prize valued at $1,400.
DISCLAIMER AND WAIVER: Time Out does not endorse or make any representation about the prize or quality of the services that are part of the prize. By participating in this contest, entrants agree to receive promotional emails from Time Out and waive any claims against Time Out arising out of use of the prize and related services. The odds of winning are relative to the number of correct, eligible entries received; winners will be drawn at random from this pool.