Maxwell Street Market


The Maxwell Street Market season will close on Sunday, December 22 and return on Sunday, March 1, 2020.

Sundays, March—December


Free Admission

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Maxwell Street Market Slideshow

The Maxwell Street Market is a Chicago tradition with an eclectic mix of handmade crafts, resale housewares and clothing, live music, family fun and some of the best street food in Chicago. You never know what you’re going to find! Stop by!



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.


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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; Closed Sundays



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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Presenting Sponsor:Humana

Sponsored By:COUNTRY Financial






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