Vends + Vibes
An Arts Marketplace

Vends + Vibes 2018

Thank you to everyone who came out to support

and help make Vends + Vibes 2018 a success!

Vends + Vibes

Vends + Vibes takes place in December, and is a two-day winter marketplace and celebration of unique handmade products made primarily by South Side artists and creative entrepreneurs. We’ve got over 30 vendors soundtracked by some of Chicago’s hottest DJs, marshmallow roasting, and more family-friendly holiday activities along historic Garfield Boulevard.



  • Family Photos with Brother Nick, Santa’s Little Brother

  • Marshmallow Roasting

  • Hot Cocoa Station


  • Music by Local DJs

  • Artists-in-Residence Open Studios

  • Plus more!

Become a vOLUNTEER

Want to be a part of the action while giving back? We’re always looking for volunteers to help in 2019 with various items throughout the weekend. Find out more and sign-up today!

2018 Vends + Vibes Video