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Northalsted Market Days®

The 2013 Northalsted Market Days® dates just announced AUGUST 10-11, when a crowd of more than 100,000 from across the country will converge on Halsted Street to celebrate our annual event. It's the largest two-day street fair in the Midwest and lives up to its reputation as one of the country's finest festivals! Suggested donation is $8.

Northalsted Market Days is located on N. Halsted between Belmont and Addison.

Be sure to like the Northalsted Market Days page on Facebook!


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The Northalsted Market Days line-up is officially here!

Wilson Phillips

 10,000 Maniacs

Wilson Phillips
 10,000 Maniacs
KRose Lynda Carter  

Branden James

Current America's Got Talent semi-finalist

Linda Clifford

2 p.m.-4 p.m.

Saturday, August 10

North Stage           

2 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Aiden Leslie
2:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Kat Graham
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Aaron Carter
5:15 p.m.-5:45 p.m.
K Rose
6:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m.


8 p.m.-8:10 p.m.
 Branden James
8:15 p.m.-8:25 p.m.
Steve Grand
8:30 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
Wilson Phillips
Roscoe Stage

12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m.
2 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Slap Happy
3:30 p.m.
Chicago Spirit Brigade
4:15 p.m.-5:35 p.m.
Legendary Rockstars
6:30-7:30 p.m. Cherie Currie
8:30 p.m.-9:45 p.m. 10,000 Maniacs
Belmont Stage
12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Sugar High
1:50 p.m.-2:50 p.m. Sugar High
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Girlband
5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. The Lauren Wolf Band

7:45 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Dot Dot Dot

Aldine Stage  
2 p.m.-4 p.m. DJ Greg Haus
4 p.m.-6 p.m. PHNM
6 p.m.-8 p.m. Team Bayside High
8 p.m.-10 p.m. DJ Ryan Kenney


Sunday, August 11


North Stage 
1 p.m.-1:45 p.m.     
Kristine W
3 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Linda Clifford
4:40 p.m.-4:50 p.m. Shara Strand
5 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Alexis Jordan

5:30 p.m.-6 p.m. Whiskey & Cherries
6:45 p.m.-7:45 p.m.
David Cassidy
9 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
Erasure's Andy Bell
Roscoe Stage


12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
A Thousand Julys
1:30 p.m.
Chicago Spirit Brigade
1:50 p.m.-2:50 p.m.
A Thousand Julys
2:50 p.m. Windy City Cowboys
4 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Jaymes & James
5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
Lynda Carter
8 p.m.-9:45 p.m.
16 Candles
Belmont Stage
12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. deja vu
1:50 p.m.-2:50 p.m. deja vu
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. The Handcuffs
5:15 p.m.-7:15 p.m. 7th Heaven

8 p.m.-9:45 p.m.

Journey Unauthorized

Aldine Stage  
2 p.m.-4 p.m. DJ Dolo
4 p.m.-6 p.m. DJ Scarecro
6 p.m.-8 p.m. Dance Floor Junkies
8 p.m.-10 p.m. DJ Zebo

Spanning six city blocks, Northalsted Market Days has 17 entrance gates and features three music stages with numerous musical acts performing. Many of these artists are top-name, national headliners, giving Northalsted Market Days® a reputation for some of the best live music in Chicago.

Northalsted Market Days® is also famous for its vast array of unique food and arts and crafts vendors. Vendors from across the country sell their unique wares to this huge, upscale crowd. On average, Northalsted Market Days® features 400 food, arts and crafts vendors.

For information on sponsorships, transit and vendors, visit or call 773-868-3010.

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. The Cover Girls
4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Lisa Lisa
6:00 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. Tony Hadley of Spandau Ballet
8:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. Gloria Gaynor