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BECOME A SPONSOR

Thank you for considering sponsorship opportunities with South Loop Farmers Market (SLFM) this year. Since 2015, SLFM has been a catalyst in pushing forward the local food movement in Chicago's diverse and growing South Loop community. We are looking forward to our 7th annual market season and would love to have you join our growing family of sponsors and partners.

 

South Loop Farmers Market relies on our partner’s support to produce two beloved neighborhood markets. Sponsorship funding goes towards all operational costs, programming, staffing, marketing, and PPE needs.

 

SLFM is excited to work with organizations, brands, and agencies who share our values of supporting small businesses & farmers and giving back to the community.

Ready to Partner with SLFM? We'd love to hear from you! Please contact Tina Feldstein at 312.401.2688 or tina@southloopfarmersmarket.com with any questions or to request more detailed information about sponsorship opportunities with SLFM.

Thank you to our 2021 Premier Sponsors MPEA and Rush South Loop!

We couldn’t have done this without you!

Become a Sponsor

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Let's Partner! Whether your organization is big or small, let's work together on designing experiences that create authentic connection between our vendors, shoppers, and your brand.

 

Expose your brand to a targeted audience of thousands of South Loop shoppers, tens of thousands of South Loop residents, and neighboring stakeholders, through our weekly in-person outdoor markets or robust digital offerings.

The SLFM team is dedicated to and passionate about helping small farmers and food businesses thrive and we're excited to announce that SLFM will now be managing two markets at different locations in Chicago's South Loop! SLFM will also continue to provide a virtual market offering pre-order pickup and at-home delivery year-round, powered by the WhatsGood platform.

Our Locations

South Loop Farmers Market, Prairie District

Dates: Thursdays 4pm-8pm, beginning June 17 through September 30, 2021

Location: 1936 S. Michigan Avenue in the parking lot adjacent to the stunning gothic revival national landmark, Second Presbyterian Church.

 

South Loop Farmers Market, Printers Row

Dates: Saturdays 9am-1pm, beginning May 29 through September 25, 2021 (no market Saturday 7/3 or 9/11)*

Location: 632 S Dearborn St, Printers Row Park

South Loop Virtual Farmers Market powered by WhatsGood

Dates: All Season, Year-Round

Online Sales Go Live: weekly, every Friday at 9am

Online Sales Cut Off: weekly, every Tuesday at 11:59pm

Market Delivery Dates: Thursdays (weekly) between 2pm and 6pm

Let us help you gain access to our South Loop audience! We offer quality marketing value to help your brand’s visibility and a direct opportunity to strengthen your company’s social impact initiatives.

 

We’re happy to customize any sponsorship package to meet your unique goals. Whether you’re looking to participate with us onsite at one of our beautiful locations or want to focus exclusively on social media and online exposure, we’ve got you covered.

 

​South Loop Farmers Market Sponsorship Opportunities

 

Outdoor Market Participation, Full Season Availability

Full season, 10x10 spots onsite, 16 weeks, at both of our locations, for a total of 32 opportunities for onsite community engagement.

 

Outdoor Market Participation, Rotating Availability

Weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly 10x10 spots onsite. Available at both of our locations.

 

Exclusive Merchandise Sponsorship

 Create custom shopping bags, recipe kits, take-aways for the kids and family, and more! Available at both of our locations.

 

Digital Advertising Packages

Website feature pages or custom ads, including your logo, bio, and/or specialized message. 

 

Engage on Social

Work with our team to create and include valuable content via all of SLFM’s social media channels.

 

Email Marketing

Feature your company in our email newsletter with a reach of over 5K+

 

Outdoor Advertising Inclusion

Include your company on our logo, banners, posters, and/or directional street signage.

 

Press Releases

Feature your brand + information in our press releases throughout the season.

 

Virtual Market Inclusion

Explore additional opportunities for exposure via our weekly virtual market.

 

Custom Experiences

Work one on one with our team to create custom digital content for social media, email marketing, & outdoor advertising inclusion and/or brainstorm ideas to host an experiential workshop or activation to design an authentic experience according to your unique marketing goals.

Contact: Tina Feldstein at 312.401.2688 or tina@southloopfarmersmarket.com with any questions or to request more detailed information about sponsorship opportunities with SLFM.