Renegade Craft Fair Holiday Market in Chicago This Weekend!

The 8th Annual Renegade Craft Fair Holiday Market in Chicago will take place this weekend, December 7 + 8, 2013, from 11am – 6pm both days at the Pulaski Park Fieldhouse (1419 W. Blackhawk St.)  This free-to-attend fair will kick off the handmade holiday season with a slew of wonderful crafters, hands-on workshops, food, music, and more.

As always, we’ll be presenting a curated collection of 150+ of today’s best + brightest indie makers. Browse this year’s artist line-up here.

The Chicago Holiday Market is always an especially festive affair: a celebration of design and DIY spirit in one of Chicago’s most charming venues. Attendees are encouraged to take part in free craft workshops, hosted by Martha Stewart Living and RX Made. The Pulaski Park Fieldhouse will be decked out with festive installations from Amanda Walters.

Visitors are invited to take a photo to commemorate their indie shopping experience in the free photo booth provided by Magnolia Photo Booth Co. Local DJs from CHIRP Radio, Dusty Groove, and Reckless Records will be playing all our favorite music to keep the atmosphere lively all weekend long.

Tasty treats abound at the fair, with savory food from Flying Saucer and Dia De Los Tamales, sweet treats from Black Dog Gelato, Glazed and Infused, and Puffs of Doom, and coffee from Jackalope Coffee and Intelligentsia. Festive spirits, including winter brew and mulled wine will also be available.

Enjoy a free trolley ride to and from Renegade Craft Fair! You can catch the trolley at the corner of Division and Damen, as well as the two local Blue Line L stations located at Division St. and Damen Ave. Attendees are encouraged to take public transportation to the fair!

Uber is sponsoring rides for The 8th Annual Renegade Craft Fair Winter Market in Chicago! If you are new to Uber, use the promo code RENEGADE to get $25 off your first ride (excludes TAXI). To sign up, download the app (available on iPhone & Android), or head to

Still curious? Check out our Chicago FAQ page for answers to all your queries. We hope you’ll join us in supporting local artists this weekend; visit Renegade Craft Fair and enjoy the indie-craft shopping experience!

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