Wicker Park Farmers’ Market Offers Shopping, Entertainment & Education




Photo credit Alice Howe

Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce will present a series of programs at the Wicker Park Farmers’ Market from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Sunday from June 2 through October 27. Live acoustic music, local and environmentally responsible food for sale and a plastic-free vendor lineup are regular features.

          The market also hosts special programs, including monthly book swaps hosted by Volume’s Bookcafe with books donated from Quimby’s Bookstore and Myopic Books, weekly compost drop-offs with Healthy Soil Compost and free weekly yoga classes with Nature Yoga Sanctuary held on the south end of the park.

       June events include a 9 to 9:45 a.m. Nature Yoga Sanctuary class; string quartet performances; the Wicker Park Choral Singers; Royal Palms Shuffleboard Chicago portable court; and more.

       Vendors include Iron Creek Organics, Nichols Farm and Orchard, Petals, Brobagel, Fehr Bros., Nutmeg’s Spreads, Avrom Farm, Crepes Paname, Mint Creek Farm, Beacon Doughnuts, Zefiro, John Bailey Honey, Betty Bot Bakery, Frogtown Juice Co., La Boulangerie, Lillie Q’s, Recette and Urban Canopy.

 

Admission is free. Location: 1425 N. Damen Ave., Chicago. For more information and a complete schedule, visit WickerParkFarmersMarket.com.

 

 

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