The Elaine Dame Quartet performs for this annual street fair, the largest in the Midwest – featuring guitarist Kyle Asche, bassist Jake Vinsel, and drummer Phil Gratteau
The 38th annual Northalsted Market Days® is a weekend-long festival celebrating life & community in Chicago’s historic Boystown/Lakeview district. Two days of live music on 4 stages, 200+ unique vendors, arts, crafts, food and drink, DJ’s and dancing, sponsor booths, and more!
Estimated attendance approaches 200,000 people from near and far, representing all colors of the rainbow!
Founded in 1980, the celebration now spans 1/2 mile of North Halsted in Chicago’s Boystown neighborhood – America’s first recognized gay village – from Addison to Belmont.
Northalsted Market Days® is easily accessed via the CTA Red Line Addison station at the historic Wrigley Field, CTA Red/Brown/Purple Lines at Belmont, multiple bus lines, and rideshare car/cab services to downtown hotels and other lodgings.