If you haven't been to a farmer's market lately, you are really missing out. With markets set up in more than 20 neighborhoods across Chicago, five days a week, you're always able to find a market near by.
What: Chicago Farmer's Market
When: 5 days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday) from May 1st to October 31st
Where: In neighborhoods across the city; For a complete list, check out the official website here
Who: Anyone! Farmer's Markets are perfect for the entire family. Bring the kids, bring your dog, bring your friends.
Why: The farmer's market is a great place to find fresh, local produce, baked goods, and more. Planning a dinner party? Check out the market for the freshest ingredients. Need a gift for your sweetheart? Bring home a bouquet of gorgeous flowers. Searching for a thank you gift for a hostess? Pick up a jar of local honey or potted herbs as a thank you.
Check out your local farmer's market this week. And if you've used farmer's market products to help with an event, send us an email at email@example.com to share your story.