$25 – $6,500

18th Annual Green City Market Chef BBQ

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South End of Lincoln Park

(approximately 1817 N. Clark)

Chicago, IL 60614

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100+ of your favorite Chicago restaurants. 1 incredible local food experience.

The Green City Market Chef BBQ is one of Chicago’s most anticipated food events of the summer! Chicago’s top restaurants and beverage purveyors provide tasting portions of local, sustainable heirloom produce, heritage meats, and craft beverages all sourced from Green City Market farmers. Enjoy the beautiful summer setting in Lincoln Park and mingle with chefs while enjoying market-inspired creations that highlight the best of the Midwest. The Chef BBQ is a must-see event for foodies, locavores, and restaurant enthusiasts! Guests will find both vegetarian and meat dishes.

Green City Market builds a sustainable Chicago food system through vibrant farmers markets, hands-on edible education, and local food access. The Chef BBQ is Green City Market's largest annual fundraiser. All proceeds support Green City Market's year-round markets and community programs.

Chef BBQ VIP Experience: VIP attendees enjoy early admission privileges at 4:30pm, seating in the VIP area, additional food and drinks by FIG Catering, private bar areas, wait staff, and premium restrooms. Seating is available unassigned or at reserved tables. Private cabanas and tent seating options are also available. Please contact Camille Veri at camille@greencitymarket.org for questions regarding VIP ticket options.

A message from Chef Rick Bayless about this year's Chef BBQ:

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2018 Sponsors

Local Food Leaders: Breakthru Beverage, FIG Catering, Midwest Foods


Green Grower Sponsors: Caviar, Goose Island Beer Co., Presence Health


Seedling Supporters: Onyx, Wintrust Bank

In-Kind Sponsors: Lakeshore Beverage, Green Sheep Water


Media Sponsors: Edible Chicago, WBEZ 91.5 Chicago



FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Yes, all event guests will be asked for identification at the gate. Only guests that are 21+ will receive a wristband to grant them access to alocholic beverages. Guests under the age of 21 will be admitted but will not have access to alcoholic beverages.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The Chef BBQ is located in the heart of Lincoln Park. The event entrance is at the south end of Lincoln Park between Clark and Stockton Drive (approximately 1817 N. Clark). The following CTA Bus routes stop at the event: 22 Clark, 36 Broadway, 73 Armitage, 151 Sheridan. The nearest train stops are the Sedgwick Brown Line (walk East on North Avenue to North and Clark) and the Clark/Division Red line (walk north on Clark). There will be limited street parking available on surrounding streets as well as limited parking spots available in the History Museum Lot. We encourage public transportation!

What's the refund policy?

The event is rain or shine and no refunds will be processed.

Is my ticket purchase tax-deductible?

Yes, a portion of your ticket purchase is tax-deductible because Green City Market is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. You will receive information about your tax-deductible amount in follow-up communications from Green City Market.

How can I contact the organizer with any additional questions?

Please email admin@greencitymarket.org or call (773) 880-1266 with any event questions.

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South End of Lincoln Park

(approximately 1817 N. Clark)

Chicago, IL 60614

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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