Date: Saturday, August 12 - Sunday, August 13
Time: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location: N. Halsted Street, between Belmont and Addison
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Address: 3400 N Halsted St.
Chicago Illinois
Beneficiary: Northalsted Business Alliance
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Northalsted Market Days® is the largest outdoor street festival in the Midwest! Famous for its vast array of national talent, unique vendors, arts, crafts, food and drink, Northalsted Market Days® gathers crowds from across the globe to celebrate right here on Halsted Street in the middle of Boystown.

Celebrating our 36th anniversary, Northalsted Market Days® 2017 will take over Chicago’s Boystown neighborhood on August 12-13! 

Like the Northalsted Market Days Facebook page for the most up-to-date information.  Also follow them Twitter for all things Boystown!

Get Social!

Bud Light North Stage

3:45pm - Prince Poppycock
4:45pm - Inaya Day
7:45pm - Linda Clifford
8:45pm - Jody Watley
3:15pm - Big Freedia
6:15pm - Rod Tuffcurls
8:35pm - Purple Experience

Nissan’s Celebrate Equality Stage @ Roscoe

2:00pm - Steve Grand
3:15pm - Tiffany
4:45pm - Brian Justin Crum
7:00pm - Robin S.
9:00pm - Maxine Nightingale
1:15pm - Chicago Gay Men's Chorus
2:15pm - Don't Speak
4:00pm - JC Brooks
6:00pm - 10,000 Maniacs
7:50pm - 16 Candles

Bud Light South Stage

2:00pm - KC Ortiz
3:30pm - Michael McBride & Friends
5:30pm - Wedding Banned
7:45pm - Satisfaction
1:30pm - Girl Power Night
3:15pm - CeCe Peniston
4:15pm - Frenchie Davis
6:00pm - Boy Band Review
8:15pm - Catfight

Capital One Jazz Stage @ Aldine

1:30pm - Joe Poliscastro Trio
3:30pm - Whiskey and Cherries
5:30pm - BMRH
1:30pm - The Winchester Sound
3:30pm - The Flat Cats
6:15pm - Branden & James

Hydrate Stage @ Cornelia

12:00pm - DJ Laura B
1:30pm - Chicago's Best Drag
5:30pm - DJ Cindel
7:30pm - DJ Nina Flowers
12:00pm - DJ Laura B
5:30pm - DJ Alex Acosta
7:30pm - DJ Ralphi Rosario

How to Get There

Ride the CTA Red Line "L" to Addison or Brown Line to Belmont, exit and head east towards Halsted Street. For routes, directions and connections, call 312.836.7000 or visit

Event Parking

Reserve your parking in advance and get there on time, stress free!

SpotHero is the nation’s leading parking reservation app to book convenient and affordable parking, whether it’s for an event, commute to work or even airport parking.

To reserve your parking spot for this event, visit the Northalsted Market Days SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up. You can also use SpotHero to park all over Chicago – learn more here.

New to SpotHero? Download the SpotHero iPhone | Android app and enter promo code NORTHALSTED for an extra $5 off your first park!


About the Beneficiary: Northalsted Business Alliance

The Northalsted Business Alliance works diligently to maintain a safe and beautiful neighborhood for residents, business owners and visitors.

Marketing & Sponsorship Opportunities

Looking to connect with active consumers at this event? For pricing and a customized benefits package, please contact Norine Smyth at 312-799-0354 or Laura Wilke at 773-584-6669.

Still Have Logistics Questions?

Still have questions regarding event logistics? Please contact Danielle Crouchelli at 773-584-6638.

Vendor Opportunities