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 2021 market is planning to begin Saturday, April 17 and 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

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

Please note, the first hour of operation (8 am-9 am) is intended for seniors and those with underlying health conditions. Please follow the entry, exit, directional pathways and social distancing guides on the ground thru out the market. Movement through the market is one way. Be mindful of staying a full arm’s length away from other guests and vendors during your visit. Be patient, be kind, be understanding. These measures are developed to protect your health and safety and that of the vendors and other customers.

If you are interested in selling food or produce at the market you will need a temporary food permit issued by the Village in addition to approval from the French Market operator, Bensidoun, USA.


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