Chicago's 33rd annual Northhalsted Market Days® will take place the weekend of August 9th & 10th, 2014, when a crowd of more than 100,000 from across the country will converge on Halsted Street to celebrate our annual event. For 48 hours, the neighborhood of Boystown becomes filled with food, art, music and fun. It's the largest two-day street fair in the Midwest and lives up to its reputation as one of the country's finest festivals!
Suggested donation is at the gates is $10. It spans six blocks, loaded with prime shopping outlets and people-watching to rival the flair of Mardi Gras. Technically, the fair takes a break at 10 p.m., but that hasn't stopped bars from staying open all night and allowing some party-goers to keep it rocking!
On average, Northalsted Market Days® features 400 food, arts and crafts vendors. Vendors from across the country sell their unique wares to this huge, upscale crowd. With 17 entrance gates and features three main music stages with more than 40 musical acts performing. Many of these artists are top-name, national headliners, giving Northalsted Market Days® a reputation for some of the best live music in Chicago.
For information on sponsorships, transit and vendors, visit www.chicagoevents.com or call (773) 584-6631.