During the summer months, there’s nothing better than tucking into a market bright with color. From plump tomatoes to crisp apples, these are the spots where you can pick up the freshest of fruits and vegetables in the Windy City.
Green City Market
This spot is all about locally grown and sustainable produce, and strives to connect farmers not only to the community, but to restaurateurs. You may even run into your favorite chef doing a cooking demo! With everything from artisan cheese to small-batch spirits, Green City Market will have you coming back each week.
Logan Square Farmers Market
This market appeals to all sorts of Chicagoans, from hipsters to parents. Not only will you find all of the fresh eats you can imagine, but musical performances from local acts as well. We definitely recommend coming here to spend the day with some friends—you never know what you might find!
Location: 3107 W Logan Boulevard
Dates: Sun, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Chicago French Market
This is Chicago’s only indoor marketplace that operates year round. Chicago French Market evokes Europe with cuisines of all different nationalities, fresh local produce, small gifts, and even bath products. You can easily spend hours wandering this place, or you can just stop in for a quick meal.
Location: 131 N Clinton Street
Dates: Mon-Fri, 7:00am – 7:30pm | Sat, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm