Ravenswood Farmer's Market
Aug
28
4:00 PM16:00

Ravenswood Farmer's Market

Join Think Unique at the Ravenswood Farmer's Market this Summer!

The Ravenswood Farmers Market operates every Wednesday from June through October, providing locals a place to purchase fresh, local food from an open-air market on Damen Ave. The market connects farmers and food producers to residents while offering neighbors a place to come together. Our season begins on June 12 and concludes on October 16. Hours of operation are 4 to 8 pm and we take a week off for the 4th of July.

Our market features a variety of farmers and food producers, live music, local restaurants, food trucks, bounce house, children’s craft and science experiment tents, nail and wood projects once a month, a fairy garden, big bubbles, baby sensory tent, vintage toy tent (toys from the 80s and 90s) for kids age four and up, and a rotating cast of guest artists, retailers, health and wellness providers, and non-profit organizations. The playground opens at 6pm and we’re also dog-friendly and have free treats and water bowls on-site!

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Andersonville Art Festival
Sep
21
to Sep 22

Andersonville Art Festival

  • Andersonville Art Fest (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Event Details

SEPTEMBER 21, 2019 10AM-5PM SEPTEMBER 22, 2019 10AM-5PM

COST

FREE Admission!

HIGHLIGHTS

In addition to the incredible artwork, the festival features live music and great food from on-site and neighboring restaurants. Fun art activities for kids make the Andersonville Art Festival is a destination for art enthusiasts of all ages. With an array of restaurants, galleries and unique shopping experiences surrounding the festival, guests are guaranteed a day full of art, culture and fun at the Andersonville Art Festival.

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The Chicago Artisan Market
Dec
1
10:00 AM10:00

The Chicago Artisan Market

This curated holiday market celebrates the ingenuity of independent, small businesses who channel their passions into creating one-of-a-kind products.

Meet & shop with the artisans and learn how they make their products, eats, art and confections.  Look, feel and taste your way through this delightful Sunday market. (Indoor event)

Buy your ticket, VIP pass, or DIY Class Pass early and save at the link below:

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Oak Brook Artisan Market
Aug
10
to Aug 11

Oak Brook Artisan Market

The Oak Brook Artisan Market is a 2-day outdoor market at Oakbrook Center (Oak Brook, IL) that features the Midwest’s finest artisans in fashion, food, home goods + art.

2019 Markets:

May 18-19, 2019 | Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-6pm

Aug 10-11 , 2019 | Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-6pm

Oct 5-6, 2019 | Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-6pm

Admission to the market is free to consumers. RSVP in advance online for OBAM shopper perks - https://oakbrookartisanmarket.com/RSVP

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Ravenswood Farmer's Market
Jul
31
4:00 PM16:00

Ravenswood Farmer's Market

Join Think Unique at the Ravenswood Farmer's Market this Summer!

The Ravenswood Farmers Market operates every Wednesday from June through October, providing locals a place to purchase fresh, local food from an open-air market on Damen Ave. The market connects farmers and food producers to residents while offering neighbors a place to come together. Our season begins on June 12 and concludes on October 16. Hours of operation are 4 to 8 pm and we take a week off for the 4th of July.

Our market features a variety of farmers and food producers, live music, local restaurants, food trucks, bounce house, children’s craft and science experiment tents, nail and wood projects once a month, a fairy garden, big bubbles, baby sensory tent, vintage toy tent (toys from the 80s and 90s) for kids age four and up, and a rotating cast of guest artists, retailers, health and wellness providers, and non-profit organizations. The playground opens at 6pm and we’re also dog-friendly and have free treats and water bowls on-site!

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BoxShops Pop-Up Store
Jul
24
to Jul 28

BoxShops Pop-Up Store

Unbox a new way to shop and socialize in the West Loop. Enjoy a rotating roster of local retailers and exciting partners brought to you by Related Midwest and powered by Boombox.

During the month of July, BoxShops will feature a selection of Chicago artists and locally made goods. Think Unique will be stoppable from Wednesday, July 24- Sunday July 28th.

Lauren will be available from the hours of 11am-7pm for the duration of the pop-up with custom consultation appointments available by request.

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The Chicago Artisan Market
Jul
21
10:00 AM10:00

The Chicago Artisan Market

This curated market celebrates the ingenuity of independent, small businesses who channel their passions into creating one-of-a-kind products.

Meet & shop with the artisans and learn how they make their products, eats, art and confections.  Look, feel and taste your way through this delightful Sunday market. (Indoor event)

Buy your ticket, VIP pass, or DIY Class Pass early and save at the link below:

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Sheffield Street Festival
Jul
19
to Jul 20

Sheffield Street Festival

  • 2250 North Sheffield Avenue Chicago, IL, 60614 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Welcome to the 51st Annual Sheffield Street Festival, sponsored by the Sheffield Neighborhood Association (SNA), a non-profit community organization. The "Summer's Best Festival" features self-guided tours of more than 80 Gardens, guided Architectural Tours, live entertainment by some of Chicago's best bands, food and drink, and activities for children at the Kids' Corner.

Proceeds from this festival provide continued support for neighborhood schools, local institutions, and community projects. In addition, proceeds are allocated to SNA's Award-Winning Beautification Program, a plan to maintain Sheffield as the Garden District of Chicago.

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Whitefish Bay Art Festival
Jul
13
to Jul 14

Whitefish Bay Art Festival

  • Whitefish Bay Art Fest (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

1st Whitefish Bay Art Fest

JULY 13, 2019 10AM-5PM JULY 14, 2019 10AM-5PM

Amdur Productions proudly announces a new show on the streets of Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin this July 13 and 14! The festival, hosted by The Merchants of Whitefish Bay,  will take place in the downtown area along a vibrant tree-lined street and nestled amongst popular cafés, boutiques, and salons.

Free and open to the public, the Whitefish Bay Art Fest will showcase the work of about 100 juried artists in a variety of mediums, including ceramics, fiber, glass jewelry, sculpture, mixed media, paintings, drawings, photography, printmaking, wood and furniture. In addition to the incredible artwork available for purchase, attendees will be able to interact with artists through demonstrations and booth chats.

COST TO ATTEND THE FESTIVAL

FREE Admission, Street Parking and Plenty of Nearby Garages!

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Rooftop Vintage Market at Roosevelt Collection
Jun
29
10:00 AM10:00

Rooftop Vintage Market at Roosevelt Collection

ROOFTOP VINTAGE MARKET
DATE: Saturday, June 29, 2019
TIME: 10 am - 4 pm
Where: @RooseveltCollection

150 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60605

Just go the to rooftop area behind the movie theater and above the British International School!

What: A highly curated pop-up market brought to you by @twistedvintagedecor, featuring dozens of vendors with handmade, small-batch, and vintage wares

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Ravenswood Farmer's Market
Jun
19
4:00 PM16:00

Ravenswood Farmer's Market

Join Think Unique at the Ravenswood Farmer's Market this Summer!

The Ravenswood Farmers Market operates every Wednesday from June through October, providing locals a place to purchase fresh, local food from an open-air market on Damen Ave. The market connects farmers and food producers to residents while offering neighbors a place to come together. Our season begins on June 12 and concludes on October 16. Hours of operation are 4 to 8 pm and we take a week off for the 4th of July.

Our market features a variety of farmers and food producers, live music, local restaurants, food trucks, bounce house, children’s craft and science experiment tents, nail and wood projects once a month, a fairy garden, big bubbles, baby sensory tent, vintage toy tent (toys from the 80s and 90s) for kids age four and up, and a rotating cast of guest artists, retailers, health and wellness providers, and non-profit organizations. The playground opens at 6pm and we’re also dog-friendly and have free treats and water bowls on-site!

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Arlington Heights Promenade of Art
Jun
8
to Jun 9

Arlington Heights Promenade of Art

17th annual Promenade of Art Arlington Heights

Kick off the summer with a weekend of community and creativity when the Promenade of Art returns to the heart of Arlington Heights this June.  Juried artists hailing from across the country will showcase and sell original work within a variety of categories including paintingsphotographyceramicsjewelry, and sculpture. Live art demonstrations will give festival-goers the unique opportunity to see the masters at work. Adding to the excitement is a myriad of surrounding Arlington Heights restaurants offering delicious dishes and drinks to satisfy every type of palate.

Spend the weekend in the fresh air and sunshine enjoying art.  Inviting, interactive elements including a graffiti wall, Art Bingo, and coloring promise an entertaining weekend for the whole family.

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Gold Coast Art Fest & Chicago Ale Fest
Jun
1
to Jun 2

Gold Coast Art Fest & Chicago Ale Fest

For the first time ever….

Gold Coast Art Fair will be teaming up with the Chicago Ale Fest  the weekend of June 1 & 2 at Butler Field! The fest will feature over 200 great juried artists, 200 craft beers, live music and some of Chicago’s favorite food trucks. Join us on Chicago's "front lawn" for one of the most anticipated summer art  and craft beer events of the year!

Event Details

JUNE 1, 2019 10AM-6PM JUNE 2, 2019 10AM-6PM

COST $10- Children 13 and under are free.

PARKING

We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app. To reserve your parking spot for the Gold Coast Art Fair, click here and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up. New to SpotHero? Download the SpotHero app on either Iphone or Android.

CTA
Take Green, Orange, Brown or Purple CTA lines to Adams/Wabash.Take the Red and Blue Line subways to Jackson.Take bus 130 from Ogilvie Transportation Center and Union Station.

Musical artist & Food vendor lineup coming soon.

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Oak Brook Artisan Market
May
18
to May 19

Oak Brook Artisan Market

The Oak Brook Artisan Market is a 2-day outdoor market at Oakbrook Center (Oak Brook, IL) that features the Midwest’s finest artisans in fashion, food, home goods + art.

2019 Markets:

May 18-19, 2019 | Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-6pm

Aug 10-11 , 2019 | Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-6pm

Oct 5-6, 2019 | Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-6pm

Admission to the market is free to consumers. RSVP in advance online for OBAM shopper perks - https://oakbrookartisanmarket.com/RSVP

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The Crystal Ranch Holistic & Energy Expo
May
11
10:00 AM10:00

The Crystal Ranch Holistic & Energy Expo

Come and enjoy a whole new show!
We will be offering a Raffle for amazing Holistic and Metaphysical products and services as well as including seven metaphysical speakers, over 80 amazing vendors, 12 card readers, and its all happening on Mother’s Day!

Bring your Mom to this event and receive a special discount at each booth in celebration of the holiday! Think Unique will be offering 10% off your purchase for all Mother/Child purchases :)

Mark your calendar, this is going to be big!

Search #VIPCrystalRanchExpo on social media to see what vendors will be attending!

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Gathering of the Goddesses
Apr
28
5:00 PM17:00

Gathering of the Goddesses

Celebrate the Divine Feminine at The Gathering of the Goddesses!

Featuring a pop-up market, performances, music, tarot, palmistry, drinks, giveaways & more!

Visit The Oracle and confront your demons, connect with your inner-goddess with a tarot reading, shop local makers, & lose yourself in the performances.

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The Handmade Market
Apr
28
12:00 PM12:00

The Handmade Market

The Handmade Market is a unique event to connect the makers of beautiful things to people who appreciate the unique and handmade.

As featured in do312 & Time Out Magazine, “Here’s your game plan: Grab brunch at Bite Cafe then head next door to sip mimosas and shop funky jewelry, clothing, handbags and paper crafts at this monthly fair. You'll find more than 30 vendors selling their creations at this monthly indoor market, so feel free to stock up on gifts for yourself and others.”

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Art Market at The Martin
Apr
13
12:00 PM12:00

Art Market at The Martin

The Martin is a flexible event + performance community-based space located in the WOW district of Chicago near North & Western. A space for your ideas to land. Enjoy The Martin’s Art Market with a few friends.

Come explore this intimate space and browse a collection of local Chicago artists & Artisans and perhaps, find something special to take home.

Explore other events at The Martin below.

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Art Gym Collective
Mar
9
12:00 PM12:00

Art Gym Collective

Art Gym Collective, and it is exactly how it sounds... meaning working out stations, but it is fitness for your soul and your creative side.

Sign up for a semi private photography lesson with Think Unique from 12-1pm or 1-2pm, or come from 2-3pm to enjoy our open gym and experience a sampling of different artistic trainers!

Sign Ups are listed under the Featured page and are on a first come, first serve basis. Only 6 slots available.

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Handmade Market Chicago
Feb
24
12:00 PM12:00

Handmade Market Chicago

The Handmade Market is a unique event to connect the makers of beautiful things to people who appreciate the unique and handmade.

As featured in Time Out Magazine, “Here’s your game plan: Grab brunch at Bite Cafe then head next door to sip mimosas and shop funky jewelry, clothing, handbags and paper crafts at this monthly fair. You'll find more than 30 vendors selling their creations at this monthly indoor market, so feel free to stock up on gifts for yourself and others.”

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Galentine's Day Market
Feb
13
6:00 PM18:00

Galentine's Day Market

Come join us for Galentine’s Day at @esquinachicago on February 13th! Bring your squad, and a box of feminine hygiene products to donate, and have fun for a good cause! I’ll have some special Valentines themed gifts perfect for any love in your life ❤️ All proceeds and donations will be donated to the Chicago Period Project. Learn more about this project at the link below!

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Handmade Market Chicago
Jan
27
12:00 PM12:00

Handmade Market Chicago

The Handmade Market is a unique event to connect the makers of beautiful things to people who appreciate the unique and handmade.

The Empty Bottle is open noon to 4:30 pm. We are open the second Saturday and the fourth Sunday through April. Feel free to shop with mimosas in hand. (We do encourage relaxed shopping.) You can also grab brunch at the tasty Bite Cafe next door.

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