What's fresh in August

Vegetables: carrots, green beans, beets, broccoli, cauliflower, swiss chard, tomatoes, herbs, corn, mushrooms, cucumbers, eggplant, kale, garlic, garlic scapes, zucchini, spring mix, lettuce, arugula, kohlrabi, melons, microgreens, potatoes, peas, sweet potatoes, okra, onions, peppers, scallions, summer squash, squash blossoms, tomatillos

Fruits: blackberries, blueberries, cherries, peaches, strawberries

Meat/seafood/protein: charcuterie, chicken, duck, beef, lake-caught fish, lamb, pork, tofu, turkey

All season long: beans, breads, butter, cider, cheeses, eggs, grains/flours, honey, hot sauce, maple syrup, mushrooms, pecans, pesto, pickles, pies, popcorn, preserves, salsas/sauces, vinegar

Drinks: kombucha, apple cider, green juice, locally-roasted coffee

Ready to eat: tamales, grilled cheese, pastries, quiche, sandwiches, soups, tofu salad
Please note: we try to stay up to date with what our vendors do and don't have in stock, but as always, nature has the final word. All products sold at the Green City Market are grown and raised using sustainable and humane methods.

Seasonal recipes

Shaved asparagus salad by Chef Lisa Kalabokis. 

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Upcoming events

  1. Aug 8 Saturday

    Green City Market Lincoln Park

    Green City Market – Lincoln Park

    7:00 AM–1:00 PM

  2. Aug 8 Saturday

    Green City Market West Loop

    Green City Market - West Loop

    8:00 AM–1:00 PM

  3. Aug 15 Saturday

    Green City Market Lincoln Park

    Green City Market – Lincoln Park

    7:00 AM–1:00 PM

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Latest blog posts

  1. Vin Chicago and Green City Market: A natural pairing

    Thursday, July 23, 2020

    Peter Schwarzbach’s family has been in the wine business since 1934. They got their start with a single family-run store on Madison Street right after Prohibition ended, and now they operate three locations in Chicago, Barrington, and Highland …

  2. New vendor alert: Kikwetu Kenya Coffee Company 

    Monday, July 20, 2020

    Martha Itulya-Omollo and Leecox Omollo were both raised in Kenya but had different paths to Kikwetu Kenya Coffee Company.For Martha, the aroma of Kenyan coffeeis very nostalgic. "My parents would take me along on their frequent trips …

  3. FOX32: Green City Market Chef BBQ at Home

    Thursday, July 16, 2020

    Get the whole story at fox32chicago.com.

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About the market

Green City Market is Chicago's premier farmers market connecting local farmers with the Chicago community.

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We connect local producers and farmers to chefs, restaurateurs, food organizations and the public.

We promote a diverse range of high quality foods.

We support small family farms and promote a healthier society.

Help us continue to be the best farmers market for the Chicago community.


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Locations & hours
May through October (Outdoors)
Lincoln Park
N. Clark St & N. Lincoln Ave
Saturdays, 7am–1pm
June through October (Outdoors)
West Loop, Mary Bartelme Park
115 S. Sangamon St
Saturdays, 8am–1pm
November through April (Indoors)
Peggy Notebaert Museum
2430 N. Cannon Dr.
Saturdays, 8am–1pm

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Business office
2613 W. Lawrence Avenue

Chicago, IL 60625

(773) 880-1266

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