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Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber's Farmers Market

WPB FARMERS MARKET
Every Sunday June 3- October 28, 2018
8am – 2pm

No Admission Charge 

LOCATION Rain or Shine: West Side of Field House between Wicker Park Avenue and Fountain.

The Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Chicago Park District will present the Wicker Park Farmers Market each Sunday in Wicker Park from the beginning of June to the end of October.

Local vendors will be offering all the best in handmade and homegrown to get the summer started right. Our fresh fruits and veggies, baked goods, meats, cheeses, and flowers will be anything but garden-variety. The market is a great opportunity for kids and adults alike to learn about the food we eat from the farm to our table, straight from the farmer’s mouth.

MORE about the WPB Farmers Market


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Scavenger Hunt – Park District Event

SCAVENGER HUNT AT WICKER – Park District Event
Saturday, May 19, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 

LOCATION: Begins in Field House
RAIN DATE: Saturday, June 2

FEE: $50 – Park District Fee
REGISTER https://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/events/scavenger-hunt-wicker 

This is a neighborhood scavenger hunt (similar to I Spy) which will start at the Wicker Park Field House (1425 N. Damen). Teams are given site location photos in the area - to find and take team selfie pictures as proof of discovery.

Each team is comprised of no more than 5 members. The cost of $50.00 is per team, registration will be under Team Captain's name. One registration will permit up to 5 players to participate as a team. Tasteful team costumes are encouraged.

Maps, clues and additional resources will only be available the day of the event, May 19, 2018.


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Garden Tending & Horticultural Training

GARDENING TENDING & HORTICULTURAL TRAINING
Every Saturday, April 7 – November 17, 2018
10am – 1pm

No Admission Charge 

Meet at Fountain - Canceled if Raining

REGISTRATION Required

The Wicker Park Garden Club and Advisory Council in partnership with the Chicago Park District Community Gardens in the Parks offer you an opportunity to garden each Saturday. Learn horticultural techniques, get some exercise, and meet new friends as you beautify Wicker Park’s 10,000 square feet of ornamental gardens.   The gardens are designed, funded and maintained by the Wicker Park Garden Club.

BRING a trowel, pruners, gloves, and knee pads if you have them for gardening. WEAR clothes that you Don't Mind getting dirty.


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Earth Day, Mulch and Dog Park Cleaning Day

MULCH DAY & DOG PARK CLEANING DAY
Saturday, April 7, 2018
9am - 1pm

No Admission Charge 

LOCATION: Meet at Field House West Door to Sign in.

VOLUNTEER SIGN UP & Waiver Download

The Wicker Park Advisory Council and Garden Club in Partnership with the Chicago Park District will host a Mulch & Dog Park Cleaning Day. Come and help mulch all the trees in the Park, clean the Dog Park, and rake the lawns. Applying mulch around the trees helps to enrich the soil and helps retain moisture at the base of the trees.

Give Back to the Park YOU Love!

WEAR: Wear clothes that you can get dirty, gloves and close toed shoes - NO Sandals.

TOOLS WILL BE PROVIDED - Forks, Rakes, Shovels, Wheel Barrels, Brooms
BUT BRING TOOLS if you have them.

ALL CHILDREN under 12 must be supervised by & work with their parents at all times.