On Sunday, June 14th, Green City Market will open a third site at Soho House Chicago, located at 113-125 North Green Street. Open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., the market will take over the lot behind the House, between Halsted and Green Street every second Sunday of the month through October 11th.
"We are delighted to be opening this market at Soho House Chicago," said Melissa Flynn, executive director of Green City Market. "The Fulton Market District is a vibrant growing community."
According to Sarah Stegner, co-president of the Green City Market board and chef/owner of Prairie Grass Cafe, "Green City Market gives our farmers and vendors the opportunity to personally connect to the public as well as to chefs, restaurateurs and other food organizations who regularly shop the market. Soho House Chicago has been an exemplary member of the community since its opening and we are delighted to have this partnership."
"We are thrilled to be partnering with Green City Market," explains General Manager of Soho House Chicago, Thomas Lennard. "Sourcing the best, locally grown ingredients is always a fundamental part of all of our restaurants. To be able to support the local farmers, many from whom we source ourselves, is an exciting opportunity. Food is about bringing people together, and we look forward to offering a space where the neighborhood and food community can connect."
Green City Market is known as a national leader in supporting small family farms and promoting a healthier society through education and appreciation for local, fresh, sustainably raised produce and products. It was recently named by USA Today in the top 4 such markets in the nation.
Green City Market Soho House Chicago will run 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every second Sunday of the month -- June 14, July 12, August 9, September 13 and October 11.