Before there were streets, street markets had to be held in dry creek beds or channels carved by runoff from the massive ice shelves that covered the earth. Observe the festival’s modern habitat with this Groupon.
Choose from Four Options
$15 for one Fashion Show Preview ticket, valid October 18–20 (up to a $30 value) $29 for two Fashion Show Preview tickets, valid October 18–20 (up to a $60 value)
Each Fashion Show Preview ticket includes:
- Admission for one to the Fashion Show Preview: Punk & Paper Dolls, 6 p.m.–8 p.m. on October 18
- Complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres, live performances, and DJ
- Admission for one to the Modern Vintage Chicago market on both October 19 and 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Early buying privileges from 75+ vendors
$5 for one general admission ticket to the Modern Vintage Chicago market, valid October 19 and 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (up to a $10 value) $9 for two general admission tickets to the Modern Vintage Chicago market, valid October 19 and 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (up to a $20 value)
Presented by the Randolph Street Market as a participating event of Chicago Fashion Week, the Modern Vintage Chicago market hosts 75+ vendors selling vintage jewelry, clothing, and accessories October 19–20 at Plumbers Hall. Those who purchase the Fashion Show Preview ticket are granted admission to the exclusive Punk & Paper Dolls event and fashion installation from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on October 18, and a portion of the proceeds from their tickets will go to the Costume Council of the Chicago History Museum.
Purchasers of the two-ticket options need only present their single voucher for entry.
Randolph Street Market
Spotlighted by local and national press including TimeOut Chicago, the Wall Street Journal, and Michigan Avenue Magazine, Randolph Street Market's collection of merchants—more than 250 vendors in May–September and 100 vendors in October–January, March, and April—shows off antique furnishings and vintage wearables from all over the world. Vintage dealers from across the country, including local favorites D. Brett Benson and Man in the Moon, stuff market stalls with men's and women's clothing, estate jewelry, and even vintage fashion magazines. Treasure hunters can investigate indoor booths to fill their closets with items from designers such as Hermes, Pucci, and Dior. In addition to apparel, Randolph Street Market also features hospitality areas brimming with gourmet chocolates, as well as cuisine and drinks from local eateries.
What some people are buzzing about:
88% of 886 customers recommend
“Great vintage items!”
“I've found that it's better to have cash on you and vendors aren't there to bargain or make deals.”
“Fantastic finds, beautiful furniture, great for new home buyers!!”