Highwood Evening Gourmet Market

June 6 - Aug 29, 2018 (12 weeks) *no market July 4

Why make dinner at home when you can spend the evening with friends and family at the Highwood Evening Gourmet Market. Recognized as one of the best outdoor markets on the North Shore! This is not your typical market. In its tenth season, this family and pet friendly event features live music, dancing under the stars, freshly prepared delicacies from local restaurants and food trucks, and creative cocktails. Attendees can shop for locally made artisan breads, sauces, cheeses, pastas and sweets in addition to jewelry, fashion and art. To foster community spirit, each week we feature one of our local non-profit groups who make our community a great place to live. Come on out to see old friends and meet new ones. See you at the park!

June 6 - Aug 29, 2018 *no market July 4
Wednesdays from 4:30pm-9:30pm
Location: Everts Park | 130 Highwood Ave. Highwood, Illinois 60040

Free Admission
Rain or Shine Event
Kid & Pet Friendly
Parking Information

2018 Bands and Schedule

2018 Vendors and Products List

Special Market Nights: June 27 Inferno Fest & August 15 Garlic Fest

2018 Vendors

Amy's Upcycled Candles
Highwood Chamber of CommerceNetworking and special events geared toward highlighting Highwood’s local businesses
Highwood Historical SocietyCelebrating, sharing, preserving and educating the community on the history of Highwood
La Cocinita Food Truck

2018 Bands

TimeBand NameDescriptionFeatured Organization
June 66pmCirrus FalconA versatile musical group that plays from a HUGE catalog of material. Every performance is uniquely different, but always a lot of fun. TBA
June 136pmStrapping Owls An energetic trio known for their "Live Wire Soul" is driven by veterans of the Chicago music scene, Nicholas Barron and Larry Beers and Fred Bueltmann. TBD
June 206pmDerrick Procell & The Redeemers Derrick is a natural singer and musician. Always in great demand, he has logged over a million hours on stage and in the studio, including providing vocals for advertising giants like McDonald’s, Chevy, Budweiser, Coca-Cola and Kellogg’s. Derrick’s songs have been recorded by The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir, Logan Daniels and Melissa Manchester. TBD
June 27
Special Theme Night
Inferno Fest
6pmSoul Shine TBD
July 116pmDoc Mintz's Vat of ChocolateRock, Jazz, Latin, Soul and more, played with passion and love by some of Chicago's best! TBD
July 186pmManny Torres​A Chicago based singer-songwriter that lives for the passion filled experience of his live shows! Manny draws from influences as diverse as John Legend, Ed Sheeran, Shawn Mendes, Maroon Five, John Mayer, Michael Jackson, and The Weeknd. His raspy soul-filled voice and funky pop groove are sure to lead you into your very own soulful experience. TBD
July 256pmThe LuxmenA Chicago-based trio playing all your favorite pop and rock favorites from every era. So get out of your chairs - dancing, clapping and singing right along is a must! TBD
Aug 16pmWall of DenialChicago's premier Stevie Ray Vaughan tribute band TBD
Aug 86pmZydeco Voodoo A mix of traditional New Orleans music and popular rock and blues songs adapted to the Zydeco style. We invite audience participation by coming on stage and dancing or playing percussion instruments. TBD
Aug 15
Special Theme Night
Garlic Fest
6pmShelter Dogs BandEclectic blend of classic rock, blues and contemporary alt rock tunes that guarantee a good time and entertainment for all! TBD
Aug 226pmLeonumThe Leonum sound lives somewhere between Acoustic Alternative and Americana and thrives on striking melody lines, harmony vocals and spirited performances. TBD
Aug 296pmKevin Purcell and the NightburnersA band from the Chicagoland area, playing Red Hot Rockin Swamp Boogie Blues!!! 2013 International Blues Challange Finalist TBD