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2014 Sidewalk Sale,
Friday, July 18 and Saturday,
July 19 from 9 am to 5 pm

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As visitors from previous years can attest, the annual Winnetka-Northfield Sidewalk Sale offers incredible deals on the finest merchandise from our distinctive local retailers!

Plan to shop in Winnetka and Northfield on Friday, July 18 and Saturday, July 19. Shopping will be abundant as you hop through the East Elm, West Elm and Hubbard Woods business districts and on Happ Road in Northfield.. Area merchants will set up on the sidewalks along with a number of hand selected, specialty vendors. The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber Sidewalk Sale is the North Shore’s most well-known and well-attended sidewalk sale. Visitors browse the unique wares the shops, boutiques, salons, and vendors have to offer at incredible prices. Along with specialty merchandise, shoppers can browse food vendors, charity organizations, and other professional services as they enjoy the day. New this year, there will be FOOD TRUCKS on Friday during lunch next to Hubbard Woods Park and on Saturday during “Let Loose on Lincoln,” A BLOCK PARTY on Lincoln Avenue, south of Elm Street.

The street fair atmosphere will also include a children’s “Kid-entrepreneur” section, in Hubbard Woods Park, that will feature items made by local children, such as: duct tape wallets, face painting and crafts. There will be music in the streets to liven up the sale.


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Save the Date for Let Loose on Lincoln

Looking for something exciting to do in your own backyard on the North Shore. Stop by Winnetka for, “Let Loose on Lincoln” A BLOCK PARTY on Saturday, July 19, 2pm-10:30 pm, south of Elm Street on Lincoln Avenue. We will be bringing a bit of the street from Chicago up to Winnetka with a good old fashioned Block Party. There will be music, delicious food, beer and wine. NEW this year will be FOOD TRUCKS at “Let Loose on Lincoln”, A BLOCK PARTY!

Music Fans will not be disappointed; the Headlining band is Dick Holliday and the Bamboo Gang, playing Chicago funk and rhythm since 1985.

The Full Schedule:

  • 2:45 - 3:45pm North Shore Music Institute
  • 4:14 - 5:15pm The Jeff Libman Band
  • 5:45 - 7:15pm The New Invaders
  • 7:45 - 10:30pm Dick Holiday and the Bamboo Gang

click here to download the band list

Let Loose on Lincoln Sponsors: Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Koenig Rubloff Realty Group, ConAgra/Reddi-Wip, the Winnetka Park District and the Winnetka Wine Shop.

For more information, call the Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce at (847)446-4451


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Northfield Farmers’ Market Opening Day—May 25!


It is hard to believe that spring is finally here! With spring comes the 36th season for the Northfield Farmers’ Market. Mark you calendars for opening day, Saturday, May 24th at 6 Happ Road in Northfield, across from New Trier Township High School Northfield Campus.

Each Saturday, 7:30am to 12:30 pm through October 18, farmers, greenhouses, bakers and other vendors display their goods. The market is a treasured Northfield tradition and is a great place to spend a Saturday morning.

The Northfield Farmers’ Market provides a vast array of newly picked fruits and vegetables, freshly cut flowers as well as potted plants and flowers. Shoppers can also purchase baked specialty goods, pastas, pesto sauce, olive oil and coffee. There is a gourmet cheese vendor as well as locally made baked goods.

Click here for more information
about the Northfield Farmers’ Market.

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