Our idyllic location on the Southeast corner of Roosevelt Rd and Michigan Ave is a picturesque place to enjoy an evening with friends & family and pets too. Support small businesses, engage with the community, and explore Chicago’s rich architectural history.
Days: Thursdays (rain or shine)
Dates: June 1 - September 28
Times: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Southeast Corner of Michigan Avenue & Roosevelt Road Corner of Grant Park in Chicago
Free entrance | No parking provided | Paid parking nearby
Bathroom on site at Dollup Coffee
Most vendors accept credit cards, some only cash
Grant Park Venue
Coner of Michigan Avenue and Roosevelt Road
Southeast Corner at Grant Park and Adjacent to NEMA CHICAGO
Praised as an “Instant Landmark” by the Chicago Tribune architectural critic, NEMA was envisioned by Rafael Viñoly to complement Chicago’s revered pantheon of American high-rises. Designed by the renowned Rockwell Group, NEMA's the city’s tallest rental residence,
Walk through Grant Park to visit Chicago’s Museum Campus — the Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, and the Field Museum — and the large grouping of giant legs. The huge sculpture gracing the park acros the street from South Loop Farmers Market will grab your attention.
Learn more about our Thursday market Neighborhood
Grant Park Vendors
SLFM Grant Park Vendors are a thoughtfully curated selection of small family farms, artists, makers, and a diverse range of high quality food businesses.
Be a part of a vibrant, thriving community that supports local farms and small businesses.
Enjoy access to the most nutrient dense, farm-fresh fruits and vegetables that travel a shorter distance and are grown with your well being & the environment in mind.
Purchase directly from a small business and help boost our local economy when we need it most!
Shop unique specialty foods and fruits & vegetables that are not easily available.
Learn about new makers and our local food economy!
For a complete list of our Vendors Click Here
Grant Park Sponsors
SLFM Grant Park Sponsors recognize the value in demonstrating a commitment to our shared community. With the support of our stakeholders, we are able to provide support to local farmers and small businesses to bring their goods to market. This support is critical to providing access to locally grown food, strengthening our economy, and healing our environment.
Grant Park Activities
South Loop Farmers Market at Grant Park - Enjoy weekly kids activities. live music and other fun programs throughout the season.
Dixieland Jazz Band
6/1 | 7/6 | 8/3 | 9/7
Singer Songwriter, Covers
6/22 | 8/17 | 9/21
7/13 | 8/21
Orcas are Dolphins
6/29 | 7/27 | 8/31 | 9/28