This site and its contents are copyright © 2022 TRENDY. All rights reserved.
About us
Contact Us
Privacy Policy
Trendy Publications
Randolph Street Market

September 24-25, 2022

Chicago’s Plumbers Hall
1341 W Randolph St

Rain or shine, prepare to be WOW’d by the fun and excitement of one of the country’s best loved treasure hunt and entertainment extravaganzas! Find the best art, antiques and vintage decor, ephemera, vintage and indie designer fashion and jewelry, vinyl, global goods, fancy and fun foods – thousands of top-quality goods presented by dealers from around the country at this fancy European style flea market! Enjoy our market bars, cabana and air-conditioned beaux-arts building plus a continuous variety of live bands each day to make for an exceptionally fun shopping vibe — and the best people watching anywhere! In the heart of the West Loop of Chicago! (just West of Millennium Park and “The Bean”!)

Now in its 19th year, the Randolph Street Market Festival is home to the world-renowned Chicago Antique Market, Indie Designer Market, RETROSPECT Chicago and the Holiday Market. Touted as a “mecca of cool,” “the best hotspot for antiquing” and “the Barneys of vintage” by magazines such as Travel & Leisure, The New York Times, Lucky, Architectural Digest, USA Today, Elle Décor, goop, plus numerous broadcast outlets, the Randolph Street Market Festival is Chicago’s most exciting shopping destination! Vendors from across the country showcase an unusual and stylishly-crafted mix of vintage and modern decorative objects, housewares, fashion for men/women/children, art, hostess gifts and more. Randolph Street Market is the spot to shop all year round while supporting Chicago charities such as Project Onward, PAWS, Chicago House, Chicago’s Children’s Charities, Chicago Lights Tutoring, I Grow Chicago and many others.

Chicago Gourmet

September 23 – 25, 2022
Harris Theater Rooftop • Millennium Park

Let’s stir things up, Chicago! Chicago Gourmet, one of the nation’s most distinguished food festivals, is pleased to reveal a lineup of acclaimed chef participants for the 2022 weekend culinary celebration. Founding sponsor Illinois Restaurant Association, together with presenting sponsor Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits, will showcase an exciting array of spirited events featuring talent from Chicago and around the world

Tacos & Tequila – Strike up the mariachi! Is there a better way to kick off a festival than with a spectacular showcase of gourmet tacos and agave spirits presented by some of the city’s most impassioned leaders of authentic Mexican cuisine Hosted by Chef Rick Bayless (Frontera Grill, Topolobampo, XOCO and more) and presented by US FOODS, Tacos and Tequila will take place on Thursday, September 22 from 7 – 10 PM. Guests can enjoy tacos and explore a range of premium tequilas and mezcals to the stylings of DJ, mariachi and mojiganga performances. $99 per person, exclusive of taxes and fees, 21+.

Somm Sessions – At this lunch event, you get to be the critic! Presented by Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, guests will enjoy a fabulous menu of delicious food, wine, and music all under one roof at LÝRA, 905 W Fulton Market, on Friday, September 23 from 12 – 2 PM. With each course, Master Sommeliers will go head-to-head with a wine & song pairing to complement the featured chef’s dish. This fun event benefits the Illinois Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. $250 per person, exclusive of taxes and fees, 21+

Hamburger Hop – The Hamburger Hop is flippin’ greatness! All-star Chef Stephanie Izard (Girl & The Goat, Little Goat, Duck Duck Goat and more) will host this perennial favorite serving up tasty burgers, cold beer, wine & spirits, and beautiful skyline views. Presented by Buckhead Meat and Blue Moon on Friday, September 23 from 6 – 9 PM, the Hamburger Hop will feature top chefs battling for bragging rights as a celebrity panel of judges chooses ‘Top Burger’ while guests crown the People’s Choice! $130 per person, exclusive of taxes and fees, 21+

Late Night Gourmet – The official Hamburger Hop after-party, Late Night Gourmet trades burgers for beats along with late night bites, specialty cocktails, music and dancing on Friday, September 23 from 9 PM – 12 AM. Presented by TAO Chicago at 632 N Dearborn, Late Night Gourmet is the perfect way to keep the party going.$60 per person, exclusive of taxes and fees, 21+

Grand Cru – Bigger than ever before, the Grand Cru is simply a must-do. Presented by UnitedHealthcare and Lexus, the Grand Cru will showcase exclusive wines, extraordinary craft spirits, and unforgettable cuisine on Saturday, September 24, 2 – 5 PM and 7 – 10 PM. During two exciting sessions, guests will savor gourmet offerings from world-class chefs, including Chef Daniel Boulud (DANIEL, Bar Baloud, Le Pavillon and more), Chef Beverly Kim (Wherewithall) and so many more, while tasting and learning about the world’s finest spirits and wines curated by leading master sommeliers like Serafin Alvarado and extraordinary master mixologists like Daniel de Oliveira, both of Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits. $255 per person, exclusive of taxes and fees, 21+

Prost! In the Park! - NEW IN 2022, we’re going uberboard! Introducing Prost! In the Park, a Sünday Fünday with a gourmet twist! A new festival highlight for 2022, Chef Sarah Grueneberg (Monteverde
Restaurant & Pastificio) will host this gourmet Oktoberfest-style beer and spirits festival that will feature brews, bites, and boozie bevs from popular and soon-to-be-discovered producers. Ticketholders can expect a celebration in the German tradition with a distinctly Chicago flair when Prost! In the Park takes place on Sunday, September 25 from 1 - 4PM. Lederhosen not required (but encouraged!)
$95 per person, exclusive of taxes and fees, 21+.

For more ticket info:
8th Annual Ping Pong Ball Event

November 10th, 2022

Morgan Manufacturing, Chicago, IL

ackson Chance Foundation celebrates the 8th Annual Ping Pong Ball - join us to compete in a table tennis tournament, play games, or bid on unique auction packages, all while removing the financial burden of parking for NICU babies and their families!