Maxwell Street Market takes place on Desplaines from Polk to Taylor streets. REMINDER: There’s limited FREE parking on Desplaines from Harrison to Polk, and on Desplaines from Taylor to Roosevelt.
The Maxwell Street Market is a Chicago tradition of bargains and bargaining with an international flavor. The market offers an eclectic mix of merchandise—from tools to tires, plus fresh produce, furniture, clothing, rare finds and collectibles—and some of the best Mexican and Latin street food in Chicago.
Special events include live music, DJ sets—and even workouts.
Information on how to become a vendor at the Maxwell Street Market.
Performers interested in performing at the Maxwell Street Market can download the performance application.
For about 100 years, Maxwell Street was one of Chicago’s most unconventional business—and residential—districts.
Promotional space, media exposure and sampling opportunities are available.