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Northalsted (also known as "Boystown") was recently called "the best gay neighborhood in the world" by Out Traveler Magazine. And it's easy to see why: our collection of fabulous shops, fantastic restaurants, famous nightlife, and our proud LGBT legacy gives us a sense of community spirit unlike any other neighborhood!



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Northalsteds Marketdays!

The Leigh Gallery
3306 N. Halsted St., Chicago, IL  
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - Monday, August 11, 2014 (11:00am-11:00am)

Northalsted's Marketdays is upon us and there is no better way to remember those summer memories than with an original painting from The Leigh Gallery! Always a great momento from...


Northalsted Market Days

Northalsted Business Alliance
3656 North Halsted, Chicago, IL  60613
Saturday, August 9, 2014 - Sunday, August 10, 2014 (11:00am-10:00pm)

The Midwest's largest two-day street festival is back for 2014! Northalsted Market Days 2014 will take place August 9-10. Entertainment announcements are coming, so stay tuned!


You Survived Marketdays!!!

The Leigh Gallery
3306 N. Halsted St., Chicago, IL  
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - Monday, August 18, 2014 (11:00am-6:00pm)

You have survived Northalsted Marketdays and you are still in Chicago, be sure to come by The Leigh Gallery and get an original momento of your Fabulous Trip!!!