Oct 11

Ukrainian Village Winter Market & Artisan Fair

St. Nicholas Cathedral School is hosting another Winter Market this year and everyone is invited to stop by and check out all the vendors at the market.

  • Organic & Gourmet foods
  • Baked goods
  • Jewelry
  • Ceramics
  • Ukrainian embroidery & pysanky (painted eggs)
  • Family Fun Area
  • Kid’s Craft Table
  • and more

When: Saturday & Sunday November 19th & 20th 10:00am – 3:00pm

Where: St. Nicholas Cathedral School 2200 W. Rice Street

More Information: St. Nicholas Cathedral School Activities Blog

May 11

Farmer’s Market Season is Here!

It’s Farmers Market season here in Chicago – the best way to kick off spring!  St. Nicholas     Cathedral School is hoping to host a few markets here in Ukrainian Village again this summer,  and the Empty Bottle also hosts a monthly farmer’s market in our neighborhood but  if you can’t wait for their monthly markets, here are a few weekly markets around our area that you might want to try out.






Wicker Park

  • Big Star – Rumor has it that they host a weekly farmers market. Check out their blog/facebook/twitter feeds to find out more!
  • Wicker Park Farmers Market – This weekly market is located within the park also named Wicker Park, every Sunday, from 8am-2pm, June 5th through October 30th.
  • (Updated) Polish Triangle Marketplace – The WickerParkBucktown SSA is hosting a weekly market on Thursday nights from 2-8pm June 30th – September 29th 2011.   If you want be a vendor by the way, you have until June 3rd to get your forms in.

Logan Square

  • The Logan Square Farmer’s Market runs every Sunday starting in June through to October from 10:00am – 3:00pm at the southeast corner of Logan Blvd. and Milwaukee Avenue.

Humbolt Park

  • West Humboldt Park Farmers Market & Bazaar – This is a weekly Saturday market starting June 4th and running until October 8th 2011.  Stop by between 10:00am and 2:00pm at 3601 West Chicago Avenue and get yourself some fresh goodies.


May 11

Farmers Market at The Empty Bottle Sunday May 15th

“The Empty Bottle hosts a monthly indoor Farmers Market featuring at least 12 local and organic vendors. Not limited to only produce or meat, the market also features everything from organic coffee, baked goods, and ice cream! The best part? The bar is open during the market featuring drink specials made with local ingredients!”

The next market day will be Sunday May 15th from 11:00am – 4:00pm 11:00am – 3:00pm at The Empty Bottle 1035 N. Western Avenue, Chicago IL 60622


Empty Bottle Farmer's Market 2010 (photo from the Facebook page for the Emtpy Bottle Farmer's Market)