Northalsted Market Days will take place this year from 5-8th August 2022. It is the largest street festival in the Midwest and Chicago’s hottest summer celebration which was founded in 1980. The celebration now spans from Belmont to Addison on North Halsted St. in Chicago’s Boystown neighborhood – America’s first recognized gay village.
The 38th annual Northalsted Market Days is a weekend long festival celebrating life & community in Chicago’s historic Boystown/Lakeview district. The 1/2 mile long festival features all-day lineups of live music on 4 stages, 200+ unique vendors, arts, crafts, food and drink, DJ’s and dancing, sponsor booths, and more!