Randolph Street Market Ticket Giveaway 6.28-6.29

Win a pair (2) of passes to the Randolph Street Market 6.28-6.29! You will be notified by 9:00a.m. on 6/27 if you’re a lucky winner.

Good luck, Poor Girls!


Contest Rules:

  • Enter your full name and email address above to enter
  • Contest runs now – 6/26 at noon
  • Winners will be notified by 9:00a.m. on 6/27
  • A pair (2) of passes will be under the winner’s name at will-call at the market
  • Bring a valid ID to will-call for ticket pick-up

About The Market

Where: 1350 W Randolph & 1340 W Washington, Chicago
Plumbers Hall – click for directions

When: June 28+29 from 10 am- 5 pm.

Come celebrate Pride at Randolph Street Market! Our June Market is set to be the most colorful as peace and love gala spread through the grounds with around the clock entertainment, a beer and wine garden with vintage carnival games and concessions, rainbow themed bites and drinks, interactive activities for kids and more! 

Randolph Street Market June 2014

Randolph Street Market June 2014

• 250 Vendors of Vintage, Antique, Indie Designer, Global Goods, Fancy Foods
• Free Parking In Huge Onsite Lot!

Buy $8 General Admission Ticket June 28+29
$10 at the gate.

Buy $30 Four Girlfriends Ticket Package
Arrive between 11am-2pm on June 28 or 29. Ticket Includes:
– 1 Market Bar Mimosa each (4 total, receive a check off card at the gate and bring to market bar for beverage)
– 1 photo op at the Randolph Market Photobooth (group photo, open noon-3 saturday & sunday)
– 1 discounted admission each (one voucher good for four (4) girlfriends, present paypal receipt in print or on smartphone at the entry gate)

Buy $20 Early Buying Saturday Ticket June 28
Outdoors at 8am & Indoors at 9am. General Admission at 10am. $25 at the gate.

Buy $3 Student Discount Admission Ticket June 28+29
$5 at the gate. Student ID required during check in at front entrance!

Buy $6 Three-for-Two Student Admission Tickets for June 28+29
Student ID required during check in at front entrance! Online Special Only!!

$5 senior discount tickets available at the gate.




Photos: Randolph Street Market May 2014

Randolph Street Market 5.24-5.25

Randolph Street Market 2014

Randolph Street Market 2014


Kicking off May 24+25 and recurring monthly through September, this timeless indoor/outdoor RETRO-SPECTACLE market reigns supreme with summer extravaganzas like none other!

Chicago’s Randolph Street Market, the country’s largest and liveliest urban antiques market, is celebrating 11 years as the premier vintage extravaganza with the can’t miss season opener kicking off summer, May 24 and 25, 2014. Doors open at 10 am, with early buy beginning at 8 am. Over 250 fabulous sellers, around the clock entertainment, disco dance party, a beer and wine garden with carnival games, hot international crowd and design stars, vintage beach bunnies, cooling stations and cabanas, fashion shows, artisan food vendors, and more- the indoor/outdoor season opener is the place to be and be seen to kick off your Chicago summer! Come for the amazing one-of-a-kind finds, and stay for the entire experience.

Don’t miss the following fun elements at this month’s Market:

• Sally Schwartz, Market founder, award winning party planner, and queen of vintage, will host VIP guests in her Cabana designed by internationally acclaimed Chicago designer, Michael Del Piero of Michael Del Piero Good Design. Over the past decade, interior designer Michael Del Piero has created a distinctive aesthetic that fuses rough with luxurious and ancient with modern.  With her easygoing trademark flair, Michael will present a Rustically Refined “Living Tablescape” just in time for outdoor entertaining season! Be inspired by Michael’s gorgeous designs and check out the décor, tabletop essentials and furnishings from the Market’s top dealers Michael collected over time-all available for purchase.

• Come to the Fun Flower Foto Booth outside Sally’s Cabana for professional and candid shots of you and your friends, which will be available for download for you to take home.

• The Cabana will also play host to a roundtable with “Legends of the Antique Business” including Danielle Arnett, Susan Klein and Al Baghdad who will take part in a panel discussion/podcast in Sally’s Cabana hosted by Martin Willis, founder of the Antique & Auction forum. Antiques pro Harry Rinker will be onsite Saturday to give appraisals, in the ballroom 11am-2pm.

• 2013, 2012 & 2011 Emmy Award winner, Comedian/Travel & Foodie Expert Mark DeCarlo will make his debut at the Market. On Saturday, shoppers can take part in his interactive cooking demonstration where he will be giving away a free Caribbean vacation, as well as performing his Old Blue Eyes music set. You can meet Mark and pick up a copy of his signed book Taste of America with Mark DeCarlo.

• Cool down in the Shade Shack and go back in time with a market-wide Disco dance party at noon Saturday. Windy City Jitterbug and guest Rockabilly DJ Killer Diller will be rocking and rolling all weekend long with different jams from all the eras! Additionally, Chicago’s own Dusty Groove will serve as a hub for our vinyl record sellers.

• Chill out in the Hops & Grapes Gazebo featuring different beers each month from The House of Glunz Beer and Wine Garden wine from the West Loop’s City Winery.

• A rotating list of bands will be playing around the clock including fan favorites Woodstreet Bloodhounds, The Toni Morrison Quartet and Contrabanda. Visit randolphstreetmarket.com to see the full list of entertainment!

• Tandem Felix Letterpress returns with a Print Your Own Postcard Workshop. PRINT YOUR OWN POSTCARD WORKSHOP + MARKET ENTRY: $25
Sunday, May 25, 2014 Class – 12:30-2pm

• Bring your kids for a day of Treasure Hunting! Pick up a Treasure Map and activity sheet at the front gate and enjoy a day of exploration at RSM. Hand in the completed sheet to the Washington St gate and let your child pick a prize from the treasure chest, as well as take home a goody bag filled with bubbles, crayons and more.

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Randolph Street Market Spring Fling 3.29-3.30

Randolph Street Market's Spring Fling

Randolph Street Market’s Spring Fling



 Sally Schwartz, the Chicago Vintage Market Pioneer, is thrilled to announce Randolph Street Market’s “SPRING FLING”, bringing vintage aficionados the best indoor Winter Shopping Market to Chicago March 29+30 with a treasure trove of goods for every taste. It might still be freezing, but Randolph Street Market is thinking SPRING! To prove it, shoppers who don their finest Easter bonnets will gain free entry and there will be hidden Easter Eggs containing Market Bucks, Season Passes, sweet treats and more. Join the treasure hunt to uncover these hidden gems and pose for your digital Easter Card in the Fotio Photobooth, 11am-3pm both Saturday and Sunday!

Randolph Street’s “SPRING FLING” is a perfect peep at the season Midwesterners yearn for. Expect jellybean bright flora and fauna, fresh flowers galore, decorating, artisanal chocolates for Easter basket stuffing, and live music: a visual and edible shopping feast for all who attend! For the first time, the Market will feature a Letterpress class withTandem Felix Letterpress for a one hour DIY letterpress postcard making lesson both Saturday and Sunday. Seats are limited, so take advantage of this DIY must-do and buy tickets online, randolphstreetmarket.com. For $25, you can shop the Market and take part in this DIY lover’s dream.

New webseries, American Dealers, will be on site Sunday mingling with vendors and interviewing Sally on her expert take on the antiques industry and her all-star dealers like 29 Palms and Maria Brazas 20th Century.

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Randolph Street’s Wonderful Winter Market Returns 1.25-1.26

Randolph Street Market 2014

Randolph Street Market 2014

This go to destination for treasure hunters, fashionistas, designers, Hollywood set decorators, and people who want to see and be seen is the place to be!

Sally Schwartz, the Chicago Vintage Pioneer, is thrilled to announce Randolph Street Market’s third annual Wonderful Winter Markets return January 25+26, bringing vintage aficionados the HOTTEST Winter shopping event to ring in the New Year in Chicago.

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