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Chicago Shopping - One of a Kind Show & Sale Spring Event
16 Apr 2019
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Chicago Shopping - One of a Kind Show & Sale Spring Event

Artsy Chicago Shopping at the One of a Kind Show & Sale: April 26-28

Shop for original, handmade work and buy directly from the artists that made it at Chicago's One of a Kind Show & Sale, which takes place April 26-28 at Merchandise Mart. Over 600 artisans showcase their wares at the event, which attracts about 60,000 shoppers every spring and holiday season. Unique entertainment and tasty food help to create a lively atmosphere. Tickets cost $12 for adults (kids 12 and under are free) and can be purchased online before you go.


What Is There to Shop for at the One of a Kind Show in Chicago?

You'll find a little bit of everything at the market, which focuses on handmade creations, art, and locally-inspired items. Items for sale at past markets include:


  • Hand-painted ceramics
  • Leather purses
  • Chicago photographs
  • Superhero capes
  • Golf clubs
  • Fine artwork & sculpture
  • Pet products
  • Toys
  • Textiles & fiber art
  • Carved wooden furniture
  • Beeswax candles
  • Eclectic handmade jewelry
  • Cocktail mixes
  • Natural deodorant
  • Wool sweaters
  • Silk scarves
  • …and everything else under the sun


Walk to Chicago's One of a Kind Show from Our River North Hotel

Situated right next to the city's famous Merchandise Mart (and the home of the One of a Kind Show & Sale), our stylish hotel is an upscale oasis in the heart of Chicago. Relax in the trendy River North neighborhood and enjoy amazing perks like a rooftop bar and an indoor pool. Discover the best Chicago shopping right outside your door!