Maxwell Street Market

Sundays, 9am–3pm

Free Admission

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Maxwell Street Market Slideshow

The Maxwell Street Market is a Chicago tradition of bargains and bargaining with an international flavor. The market offers an eclectic mix of merchandise—from tools to tires, plus fresh produce, furniture, clothing, rare finds and collectibles—and some of the best Mexican and Latin street food in Chicago.



Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

FInd out what performances are coming to the Maxwell Street Market.


Maxwell Street Market History (Photo Credit: Chicago Tribune historical photo)


For about 100 years, Maxwell Street was one of Chicago’s most unconventional business—and residential—districts.


How to Be a Market Vendor

How to Be a Market Vendor

Information on how to become a vendor at the Maxwell Street Market.


Partnership Opportunities

Corporate Partnership Opportunities

Promotional space, media exposure and sampling opportunities are available.


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    Maxwell Street Market    

Admission is FREE

800 S. Desplaines St.
Chicago, IL 60607
Office Hours: Fridays, 9am–4pm & Sundays, 7am–2pm



Limited free parking available on Desplaines from Harrison to Polk and from Taylor to Roosevelt.

CTA Transportation

Take CTA to the Clinton Blue Line station at W. Congress Pkwy. & S. Clinton St. For travel information, visit


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Sponsored By:COUNTRY Financial






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