From the Source: The Randolph Street Market Gets in the Spirit with Holiday Market Shopping Weekend | Nov. 17-18

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Friday, November 9, 2018 - 4:06pm

'Tis the season indeed! The Randolph Street Market brings the holiday cheer and continues its 15th anniversary celebrations with its Indoor Holiday Markets on Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18, followed by Saturday, December 15  and Sunday, December 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Additionally, shoppers looking to beat the lines are invited to the Preview Shopping Party on Friday, November 16 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Located in the heart of Chicago's historic West Loop neighborhood at 1341 Randolph Street, this shopping wonderland provides locals and visitors alike with over 125 vendors offering the most unique and stylishly crafted mix of smartly priced antiques, vintage and modern goods, perfect for the gift-giving season with a fun and festive atmosphere.

Both family-friendly events are designed to be the perfect one-stop shop for all your holiday needs, featuring expert sellers, makers, and entertaining powerhouses ready to answer any decorating, party planning and fashion questions you might have.

For the fashionistas on your list, discover vintage pieces from top designers like Dior, Coach, Gucci, Prada, and signature jewelry from Miriam Haskell and Judith Leiber, to name a few. For the kids, shop a brio stacking owl or globe & stand from Macko's Antique's & Vintage, or handmade hair trade stuffed animals from Nepal from The Winding Road.

For the interior designers in your life, check out the gold phone lamps or geometric side tables from Kat and mid-century glasses sets from It'sVeryCool, and to not forget the stylish men, automobile cuff links from Andersonville Antiques or Foster Grant glasses from Recycleyes.

For the adult guests of the market who wish to take a little break from the shopping craziness, the Holiday Market Bar offers an exquisite selection of wine & spirits, signature cocktails, and quick bites to help them fuel up for a busy day of shopping

To make the holiday markets a truly magical experience, guests are welcome to participate in #BagIt, a mystery shopping bag sweepstakes, with gifts that include up to $1,000 in shopping bucks along with other pre-stuffed Randolph Street shopping bags full of fun surprises.

There will also be a design your own logo ribbon and wrapping paper station, along with a selection of mixologists and holiday bake-off activations to keep everyone merry. 

Whether browsing gifts for everyone on your list or simply just for fun, visitors can enjoy a broad selection of entertainment, global food and beverages during their visit to the market. Those driving can take advantage of the free onsite parking lot located in Plumbers Hall, only steps away from the market's entrance.

Prices are as follows: 
Kids under 12 enter for free! 
$10 adults general admission/$12 at gate
$5 students and seniors online and gate 
$15 admission plus tote online and gate
$40 family package online only
$50 4-friends package, includes four mimosas or beers, online only 

Guests can purchase tickets at randolphstreetmarket.com. Season Passes are also available. Free onsite parking will be provided. 

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How much: $8 in advance; $3 students, children under 12 free, $5 senior discount
The Randolph Street Market Festival, home of the world famous Chicago Antique Market and Indie Designer Market, is an internationally recognized European-style indoor and outdoor shopping extravaganza

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