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Chicago, IL - Festivals, Music Festivals, Farmers Markets, Art Shows, Festival Concerts


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Nettlehorst French Market - April
April 20 - 27, 2024

Nettlehorst French Market - April

Nettelhorst School, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/12/2024

A Farmers Market organized by Bensidoun USA Inc.
This Illinois Farmers Market will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and tba food booths.
One of a Kind Spring Show and Sale Chicago
April 26 - 28, 2024

One of a Kind Spring Show and Sale Chicago

The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 8/29/2023

An Art Show organized by Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc..
This Illinois Art Show will have fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and no food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-5pm. Admission tickets are $12 - $80.
Chicago Mayfest
May 17 - 19, 2024

Chicago Mayfest

3100 N. Ashland @ Barry, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/2/2024

A Festival organized by StarEvents.
This Illinois Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, film, fine art, fine craft and homegrown products exhibitors, and 4 food booths. There will be 1 stage with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 10am-10pm. Admission tickets are $10. This event will also include: chicago dog expo & pet parade, kids day america, and the hometown heroes.
Renegade Craft Fair - Chicago
May 18 - 19, 2024

Renegade Craft Fair - Chicago

Andersonville, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 1/29/2024

An Indie Show organized by Renegade Craft Fair.
This Illinois Indie Show will have crafts exhibitors and no food booths.
Nettlehorst French Market - May
May 4 - 25, 2024

Nettlehorst French Market - May

Nettelhorst School, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/12/2024

A Farmers Market organized by Bensidoun USA Inc.
This Illinois Farmers Market will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and tba food booths.
Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival
May 24 - 26, 2024

Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival

Sheffield and Belmont Streets, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/28/2024

A Festival organized by Chicago Special Events Management.
This Illinois Festival will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and local food booths. There will be 1 stage with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be All Days 11am-10pm.
Randolph Street Market - May
May 25 - 26, 2024

Randolph Street Market - May

1341 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 4/10/2024

An Antiques Collectibles Show organized by Image Pilots.
This Illinois Antiques Collectibles Show will have antique/collectibles, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 20 food booths. There will be Roving Performers with Local talent and the hours will be All Days 10am-5pm. Admission tickets are $5 - $25.
Chicago Gospel Music Experience
June 1, 2024

Chicago Gospel Music Experience

Millennium Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 1/12/2024

A Festival organized by Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.
This Illinois Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 11am-9pm.
Lincoln Park Greek Fest
May 31 - June 2, 2024

Lincoln Park Greek Fest

Saint George Greek Orthodox Church, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/29/2024

An Ethnic Festival organized by Saint George Greek Orthodox Church.
This Illinois Ethnic Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, fine art, fine craft and flea market exhibitors, and local food booths. Admission tickets are $tba.
Fifty-Seventh Street Art Fair
June 1 - 2, 2024

Fifty-Seventh Street Art Fair

Hyde Park Neighborhood, Chicago, IL Or Online at

Status: Updated 10/3/2023

An Art Show organized by 57th Street Art Fair Committee.
This Illinois Art Show will have fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and tba food booths.
Chicago Blues Festival
June 6 - 9, 2024

Chicago Blues Festival

Millennium Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 1/12/2024

A Blues Festival organized by Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.
This Illinois Blues Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 3 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Thu 5:30pm-9pm, Fri 12pm-9pm, Sat 12pm-9pm, Sun 12pm-9pm.
Wells Street Art Festival
June 8 - 9, 2024

Wells Street Art Festival

Wells Street & North Avenue, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/28/2024

A Festival organized by Special Events Management.
This Illinois Festival will have commercial/retail, corp./information, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 20 food booths. There will be 1 stage with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 10am-9pm. This event will also include silent art auction.
Old Town Art Fair
June 8 - 9, 2024

Old Town Art Fair

Old Town Triangle District, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 10/12/2023

An Art Show organized by Old Town Triangle Association.
This Illinois Art Show will have fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 10 food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-6pm. This event will also include: children's activities, garden walk, food court.
Ribfest Chicago
June 14 - 16, 2024

Ribfest Chicago

Northcenter Neighborhood, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/28/2024

A Food Festival organized by Chicago Special Events Management.
This Illinois Food Festival will have commercial/retail and corp./information exhibitors, and 25 food booths. There will be 2 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 12pm-10pm, Sun 12pm-10pm. This event will also include: games, family activities, storytellers, theater, dance (for kids' square)
Gold Coast Art Fair
June 15 - 16, 2024

Gold Coast Art Fair

Butler Field, Grant Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 12/6/2023

A Festival organized by Amdur Productions, Inc..
This Illinois Festival will have fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 10 food booths. There will be 3 stages with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be All Days 10am-5pm. Admission tickets are $5 - $10.
Chicago Pride Fest
June 22 - 23, 2024

Chicago Pride Fest

Downtown, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/28/2024

A Festival organized by Special Events Management.
This Illinois Festival will have crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 15 food booths. There will be 2 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-10pm. Admission tickets are $10.
Nettlehorst French Market - June
June 1 - 29, 2024

Nettlehorst French Market - June

Nettelhorst School, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/12/2024

A Farmers Market organized by Bensidoun USA Inc.
This Illinois Farmers Market will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and tba food booths.
Millennium Art Festival
June 28 - 30, 2024

Millennium Art Festival

On Lake Street at Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 12/6/2023

An Art Show organized by Amdur Productions, Inc..
This Illinois Art Show will have crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and no food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be All Days 11am-5pm. This event will also include kid's art activities.
Logan Square Arts Festival
June 28 - 30, 2024

Logan Square Arts Festival

Logan Square Centennial Monument, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/5/2024

A Music Festival organized by Criterion Productions, LLC.
This Illinois Music Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, fine art, fine craft and homegrown products exhibitors, and 8 food booths. There will be 2 stages with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 12pm-10pm, Sun 12pm-10pm. This event will also include kids area; pet area.
International Festival of Life (Ifol)
July 4 - 7, 2024

International Festival of Life (Ifol)

Washington Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 10/3/2023

A Festival organized by Martins' International Foundation.
This Illinois Festival will have antique/collectibles, corp./information, crafts, fine art, fine craft and homegrown products exhibitors, and 20 food booths. There will be 2 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be All Days 12pm-10pm. Admission tickets are $15 - $100. This event will also include rides dominoes and other games.
Square Roots
July 12, 2024

Square Roots

Lincoln Square Neighborhood, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/21/2024

A Festival organized by Lincoln Square Chamber/Old Town School of Folk Music.
This Illinois Festival will have commercial/retail and corp./information exhibitors, and 20 food booths. There will be 4 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10pm. Admission tickets are $5 - $20. This event will also include: instrument petting zoo, games, demos, kids area.
Southport Art Fest
July 13 - 14, 2024

Southport Art Fest

Wrigleyville, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/2/2024

A Festival organized by StarEvents.
This Illinois Festival will have crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 12 food booths. There will be 3 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-7pm.
Ravenswood on Tap
July 20 - 21, 2024

Ravenswood on Tap

Ravenswood, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/5/2024

A Festival organized by Criterion Productions, LLC.
This Illinois Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, film, fine art, fine craft and homegrown products exhibitors, and 4 food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 12pm-10pm, Sun 12pm-6pm.
Nettlehorst French Market - July
July 6 - 27, 2024

Nettlehorst French Market - July

Nettelhorst School, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/12/2024

A Farmers Market organized by Bensidoun USA Inc.
This Illinois Farmers Market will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and tba food booths.
Wicker Park Festival
July 26 - 28, 2024

Wicker Park Festival

Wicker Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/5/2024

A Festival organized by Criterion Productions, LLC.
This Illinois Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, fine art, fine craft, flea market and homegrown products exhibitors, and 12 food booths. There will be 3 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 12pm-10pm, Sun 12pm-10pm.
Taste of Lincoln Avenue
July 26 - 28, 2024

Taste of Lincoln Avenue

Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/28/2024

A Festival organized by Wrightwood Neighbors Association.
This Illinois Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 20 food booths. There will be 2 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 3pm-10pm, Sat 3pm-10pm, Sun 3pm-10pm. Admission tickets are $tba.
Dancing in the Streets
August 2 - 4, 2024

Dancing in the Streets

1725 W Hubbard, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 11/14/2023

A Festival organized by Criterion Productions, LLC.
This Illinois Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, film, fine art, fine craft and homegrown products exhibitors, and 6 food booths. There will be 1 stage with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 12pm-10pm, Sun 12pm-10pm.
JEFF Fest
August 2 - 4, 2024

JEFF Fest

Jefferson Memorial Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/28/2024

A Music Festival organized by Chicago Special Events Management.
This Illinois Music Festival will have commercial/retail and crafts exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 1 stage with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 2pm-10pm, Sun 2pm-10pm.
Retro on Roscoe
August 9 - 11, 2024

Retro on Roscoe

Roscoe Village, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 4/3/2024

A Festival organized by StarEvents.
This Illinois Festival will have crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 16 food booths. There will be 3 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 12pm-10pm, Sun 12pm-10pm. Admission tickets are $15. This event will also include: car show, chili cookoff.
Northalsted Market Days
August 10 - 11, 2024

Northalsted Market Days

Downtown, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/28/2024

A Festival organized by Northalsted Area Merchants Association.
This Illinois Festival will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 30 food booths. There will be 5 stages with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be All Days 11am-10pm. Admission tickets are $10.
Taylor Street Festa Italiana
August 15 - 18, 2024

Taylor Street Festa Italiana

Downtown, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 12/12/2023

A Festival organized by Onesti Entertainment.
This Illinois Festival will have antique/collectibles, corp./information, crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 20 food booths. There will be 5 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Thu 5pm-10pm, Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 12pm-10pm, Sun 12pm-10pm. This event will also include: carnival, games, cooking demos, cannoli eating.
Bucktown Arts Fest
August 24 - 25, 2024

Bucktown Arts Fest

Holstein Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/9/2024

An Art Show organized by Bucktown Arts Fest.
This Illinois Art Show will have crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and local food booths. There will be 2 stages with National talent and the hours will be Sat 11am-7pm, Sun 11am-7pm. This event will also include: 3 stages, food vendors, performers, kids area and more.
Nettlehorst French Market - August
August 3 - 31, 2024

Nettlehorst French Market - August

Nettelhorst School, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/12/2024

A Farmers Market organized by Bensidoun USA Inc.
This Illinois Farmers Market will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and tba food booths.
Chicago Jazz Festival
August 29 - September 1, 2024

Chicago Jazz Festival

Chicago Cultural Center/Millennium Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 1/12/2024

A Jazz Music Festival organized by Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.
This Illinois Jazz Music Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 1 stage with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Thu 11am-9:30pm, Fri 11am-9:30pm, Sat 11am-9:30pm, Sun 11am-9:30pm.
Taste of Polonia Festival
August 30 - September 2, 2024

Taste of Polonia Festival

Copernicus Center, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 12/12/2023

An Ethnic Festival organized by Copernicus Center.
This Illinois Ethnic Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, fine art, fine craft and homegrown products exhibitors, and 12 food booths. There will be 4 stages with International, National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-10:30pm, Sat 12pm-10:30pm, Sun 12pm-10:30pm, Mon 12pm-9:30pm. Admission tickets are $10 - $15. This event will also include: casino, vodka tastings, craft beer tent, art exhibits, kid's area with loads of fun.
Printers Row Lit Fest
September 7 - 8, 2024

Printers Row Lit Fest

Printers Row, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/28/2024

A Festival organized by Near South Planning Board.
This Illinois Festival will have antique/collectibles, commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts, film, fine art, fine craft and flea market exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-6pm.
Lakeview East Festival of the Arts
September 14 - 15, 2024

Lakeview East Festival of the Arts

Along Broadway, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/9/2024

An Art Show organized by Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce.
This Illinois Art Show will have commercial/retail, crafts, fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and 6 food booths. There will be 2 stages with Local talent and the hours will be Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-7pm. Admission tickets are $1 - $5.
Nettlehorst French Market - September
September 7 - 28, 2024

Nettlehorst French Market - September

Nettelhorst School, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/12/2024

A Farmers Market organized by Bensidoun USA Inc.
This Illinois Farmers Market will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and tba food booths.
World Music Festival Chicago
September 20 - 29, 2024

World Music Festival Chicago

Various Venues, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/1/2024

A World Music Festival organized by Chicago Cultural Center.
This Illinois World Music Festival will have no exhibit booths and no food booths. There will be 20 stages with International and National talent and the hours will be .
Hyde Park Jazz Fest
September 28 - 29, 2024

Hyde Park Jazz Fest

Hyde Park, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 4/3/2024

A Jazz Music Festival organized by StarEvents.
This Illinois Jazz Music Festival will have commercial/retail, corp./information and crafts exhibitors, and 8 food booths. There will be 10 stages with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Sat 1pm-12 midnight, Sun 1pm-7pm.
Randolph Street Market - September
September 28 - 29, 2024

Randolph Street Market - September

1341 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 4/10/2024

An Antiques Collectibles Show organized by Image Pilots.
This Illinois Antiques Collectibles Show will have antique/collectibles, fine art, fine craft and flea market exhibitors, and 10 food booths. There will be Roving Performers with Local talent and the hours will be All Days 10am-5pm. Admission tickets are $5 - $25. This event will also include: anything novel and interesting, walk around, kids' activities, demos, etc.
Logan Square Outdoor Farmers Market
May 12 - October 27, 2024

Logan Square Outdoor Farmers Market

Logan Square, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 1/11/2024

A Farmers Market organized by Logan Square Chamber of Commerce.
This Illinois Farmers Market will have commercial/retail exhibitors and 75 food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be All Days 9am-3pm. This event will also include "little peas" kids events.
Nettlehorst French Market - October
October 5 - November 2, 2024

Nettlehorst French Market - October

Nettelhorst School, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 3/12/2024

A Farmers Market organized by Bensidoun USA Inc.
This Illinois Farmers Market will have commercial/retail, corp./information, crafts and homegrown products exhibitors, and tba food booths.
One of a Kind Holiday Show
December 5 - 8, 2024

One of a Kind Holiday Show

The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

Status: Updated 2/9/2024

An Art Show organized by Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc..
This Illinois Art Show will have fine art and fine craft exhibitors, and no food booths. There will be 1 stage with Local talent and the hours will be Thu 10am-7pm, Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-5pm. Admission tickets are $12 - $80.