Maxwell Street Market — Plan Your Visit

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Sundays, May - October 2024




800 S. Desplaines St.

Market entrances are located at Desplaines St./Harrison St., Desplaines St./Taylor St. and Jefferson St./Polk St.


Public Transportation

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)

  • From the Blue Line train: exit at Clinton and walk south.
  • Served by buses: 8, 12 and 60.



Limited free parking is available on Desplaines St. between Harrison St. and Polk St. and between Taylor St. and Roosevelt St.
$5.00 All Day parking at UIC Halsted Street Parking Structure
760 W. Taylor/761 W. Polk St.
MUST exit at Taylor Street and Mention Maxwell Street Market for Discount

Metered parking is available on Jefferson St. Meters must be paid 7 days a week.



Maxwell Street Market is completely outdoors - make sure to dress accordingly! Occasionally, the market is reluctantly closed due to extreme weather. In this case, updates will be posted at



Maxwell Street Market is free for every guest!