Since June, SOAR or Streeterville Organization of Active Residents has been hosting it’s weekly Farmer’s market every Tuesday at the MCA Plaza (Museum of Contemporary Art).
The Streeterville farmer’s market is an opportunity to connect with local farmers and producers. Providing a vast range of the highest quality fruits & vegetables, cheeses, baked goods, and on-the-go food, the market is a great opportunity to try some of Chicagoland’s local, sustainably raised products. The last two farmer’s markets will be on October 18th and 25th from 7:00am to 2:00pm.
Here is a list of the vendors to date: Breadman, Ellis Family Farms, Gayles Best Ever Grilled Cheese, GottaBCrepes, Iron Creek Farm, J2K Capraio, Karl’s Kraft Soup,Lanes End Farms, LaProvence Bakery, Lyons Fruit Farm, Khlem Growers, Nichols Farm and Orchard, Noffke Family Farms, North Wichert Gardens, Provo Bakery, River Valley Farms, Smits Farm, Mick Klug Farm, Stamper Cheese, Underground Meats.
The farmer’s market is not only for residents of Streeterville, but also Gold Coast and Magnificent Mile residents. Again, the SOAR Farmer’s Market is located at MCA Plaza (Museum of Contemporary Art) at 220 E Chicago Avenue, between Chicago and Pearson, 1 block WEST of Lake Shore Dr, 1 block EAST of Michigan Ave. Our South Loop self storage facility is located less than 2 miles away at 615 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60605.
From our storage location, Head NORTH on S Wabash Ave toward E Harrison St
Turn RIGHT at the 1st cross street onto E Harrison St
Continue onto E Congress Plaza Dr
Turn RIGHT onto E Congress Pkwy
Use the LEFT 2 lanes to turn LEFT onto S Columbus Dr
CONTINUE onto N Fairbanks Ct
Turn LEFT onto E Chicago Ave
The Streeterville SOAR Farmer’s Market will be on your RIGHT, after passing Lake Shore Park.