French Market

The Wilmette French Market operates every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. just east of the Wilmette Metra Station.  The 2023 market opened on April 15 and will run through October.  For the most up to date information please visit

If you are interested in being a vendor, please call (312) 575-0286 or visit  If you are a local business or not-for-profit you can seek permission from the market operator to be a have a temporary spot at the market.  More information can be found at

Due to public health and safety reasons, dogs are not permitted inside the Market area.

If you are interested in selling food or produce at the market you will need a submit a French Market application and $25 application fee in addition to approval from the French Market operator, Bensidoun, USA. Please refer to the application for instructions and requirements.

French Market Permit Application


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