2021 Shopping Plan
Updated to reflect City of Chicago Guidance as of 9/1/21:
GSM’s 2021 season is at 1233 - 1241 W. Pratt Blvd., Chicago, IL 60626.
Please enter at the Pratt Blvd. entry. Preferred exit is through the alley.
GSM will operate as a walk-through market in 2021. Shoppers can shop in the moment or pre-order and pick up from any of GSM's vendors who participate in online pre-order platforms.
Vendors who participate in online pre-order platforms, have CSA programs or other such subscription programs are welcome to fulfill customer orders at GSM.
GSM plans to offer customers the option of pre-ordering and pre-paying using the WhatsGood app by 11:59 p.m. each Thursday night, but market vendors are not required to participate in the platform.
Link Shoppers can shop live at the market or pre-order using the WhatsGood app. Link shopper registration for WhatsGood pre-ordering is here.
GSM will not provide onsite credit and debit card transactions this season. GSM vendors handle all their own transactions this season. Vendors take cash, credit or both.
GSM will provide onsite transactions for SNAP/Link Shoppers this season
GSM continues to follow City of Chicago guidance by lifting the following restrictions starting 6/20/21 and continuing as of 9/1/21:
Eating/drinking inside the market
Hand sanitizer will be available. Regular sanitation of vendor and market stalls will occur throughout the market day.