4th Annual Pastoral Artisan Producer Fest  

Saturday, April 12 | 11am – 3pm

Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine; Chicago French Market and presenting sponsor Goose Island Beer Company bring together nearly 100 award-winning culinary artisans from around the globe. Sample their products and celebrate small batch food, beer, spirits and wine at this free and open to the public event. More than 20 of Chicago French Market’s acclaimed and award-winning vendors will also participate at the Festival with special tastings and offerings.   

hop on the bunny train

Hop ON the Bunny Train 

Saturday, April 19 | 11am-2pm

Hop on the Bunny Train and take a ride around The Chicago French Market! Train rides are from 11-1:30pm for parents and kids. After your whirl around the market, stay for our Easter Egg Hunt which starts at 1:30pm.  Eggs will be located around the 31 different vendor stalls throughout the market. Each egg is filled with either candy or a toy surprise. There will also be an opportunity to meet and take photos with our very special guest, the Easter Bunny. All are welcome to this free event.



Lunch Hour Music with Ashleigh Ashton

Saturday, April 5 | 11am-2pm 

18-year-old recording and performance artist Ashleigh Ashton brings her unique voice and message of self-empowerment to her pop originals. Discover why this young artist was named's Rising Star and was the first place winner of the Foundation of Artists Mentored in Entertainment (F.A.M.E.) annual event.

Lee Barrie

Lunch Hour Music with Lee Barrie

Saturday, April 26 | 11am-2pm

Lee Alec Barrie bring his distinctive contemporary jazz guitar style to the Chicago French Market. Lee’s blend of bossa nova, jazz, blues and pop is an energizing and refreshing experience that will lift your spirits.