Litchfield Pickers Market
2020 Litchfield Pickers Market:
Every Second Sunday of the Month: May through October: May 10 (CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19), June 14, July 12, August 9, September 13, October 11.
(In 2020, there will be no market in April due to the date falling on Easter Sunday.)
9 AM – 3 PM
Downtown Litchfield- 400 North State Street
(Intersection of Route 16/Union Ave. and State Street)
THE OPENING OF THE 2020 LITCHFIELD PICKERS MARKET HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL JUNE 14, 2020.
Are you a fan of vintage items, antiques, and collectibles? If so, you do not want to miss the Litchfield Pickers Market! This event specializes in all items prior to 1980!
The Litchfield Pickers Market is held every second Sunday of the Month: May through October from 9 AM to 3 PM in Downtown Litchfield, Illinois (beginning on the corner of Route 16/Union Avenue and State Street. Use 400 N. State Street for your GPS). All items sold at this market are prior to 1980 (including antiques, collectibles, vintage items, upcycled items, and refurbished items). Vendors must follow specific guidelines and pre-registration is required to be a vendor. Please scroll down for the registration forms There is no entry fee or parking fee for visitors.
There will be no April Market in 2020 due to the date falling on Easter Sunday.
First Time Visitors
We would love for you to join the festivities! To make your trip the best it can be we have some recommendations for first time visitors.
Bring carts, totes, trucks, wagons, etc. to haul your treasures. With no entry fee and multiple access points you can park almost anywhere around the perimeter of the market for easy entrance, however please adhere to “No Parking” signs in select areas.
Food booths are located at all the intersections on State Street and a complete listing of food booths can be found below.
Live music is held in Library Park so you may want to put a lawn chair or blanket in your car so you can sit and relax.
When you attend the market make sure to sign the guest book located at the Tourism Information booth in front of the Library Building’s flag pole on the corner of Union Ave./Route 16 and State Street. In addition to Litchfield information and resources at the Litchfield Tourism Information booth, you can also purchase a Litchfield Pickers Market hat, t-shirt, and tote bag here!
Please note, for the safety of the public and the welfare of animals, pets are not allowed at the Litchfield Pickers.
For the safety of the public and the welfare of animals, pets are prohibited at the Litchfield Pickers Market.
During your visit, pause and listen to some live music in Library Park. With two musical performances at each market, there are sure to be tunes that make your toes tap and tickle your ears. To see who is playing at each market, view the entertainment schedule below. Since seating is limited, so bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket. All performances are free to attend.
- Aerial view of the 2018 Litchfield Pickers Market
- What vendors brought to the May 2017 Litchfield Pickers Market
- A walking view of the Litchfield Pickers Market
- July 2015: What visitors have found at the Litchfield Pickers Market
- August 2015: What visitors found at the 2015 Litchfield Pickers Market
- September 2015: What vendors brought to the Litchfield Pickers Market
To request flyers please contact the Litchfield Tourism office at: 217-324-8147 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
*Please note the May market has been canceled due to COVID-19. The grand opening of the 2020 season is June 14, 2020.
Tax Forms must be submitted to address on form within 10 days after each market. For tax questions, please call the number indicated on the tax form.
- May 2020 Tax Form
- June 2020 Tax Form
- July 2020 Tax Form
- August 2020 Tax Form
- September 2020 Tax Form
- October 2020 Tax Form
FOOD VENDOR REGISTRATION FORM
Pickers Market Food Vendor 2020 Application First opportunity for booth space is for returning food vendors. To get on wait list please call 217-324-8147. Must be able to provide certificate of liability for $1,000,000 listing the City of Litchfield as additionally insured and provide a Health Certificate from Montgomery County Health Department.
PARTICIPATING FOOD VENDORS
Litchfield Eagles: Exclusive Food Items: Breakfast: Biscuits & Gravy Lunch: Pulled Pork BBQ, Polish Sausage & Kraut, April, May, Sept. Oct: Ham & Beans. Other Items: Coffee, Tea, Soda, Water
Location: Southwest corner of State Street and Ryder Street.
Litchfield VFW: Exclusive Food Item Choices: Rib Eye and Pork Patties, Watermelon. Other: Soda
Location: Southeast corner of State Street and Kirkham Street.
Litchfield Volunteer Fire Department: Exclusive Food Items: Fish Sandwiches, Corn Dogs. Other Items: Soda, Water.
Location: Northeast corner of State Street and Kirkham Street.
Knights of Columbus #699: Exclusive Food Items: Deep Fried Potato Ribbons, Cheese, and Beignets
Location: Northeast Corner of State Street and Ryder Street.
Taste of Mayberry: Exclusive Food Items: Kettle Corn and Pork Rinds
Location: Northwest Corner of State Street and Kirkham Street
Journey for Jeremy: Exclusive Food Item Choices-Breakfast: Cinnamon Rolls Lunch: Hot Dogs, Mild Italian Sausage, Lemon Shake-Ups. Other Items: Caramel Popcorn, Seasoned Oyster Crackers, Cookies, Baked Goods, and Coffee
Location: Southeast corner of State Street and Ryder Street.
Smokin Brothers BBQ: Exclusive of Food Items: Almost Famous BBQ Pulled Pork/Chicken/Brisket Nachos, Brisket Sandwich, Burnt Ends, Pulled Chicken Sandwich, Meatball Sliders, Zeb Dog Smoked Bacon Wrapped 1/4lb Beef Dog Other: Soda, Water, Sweet Tea
Location: Southwest Corner of State Street and Edwards Street.
Sweet Addictions: Exclusive Food Items: Lunch: Tropical Sno, Hand-dipped Ice Cream, Rootbeer Floats, Chocolate Dipped Cheesecake, Chocolate Strawberries, Carmel Apple Nachos Other: Soda, Water
Location: Northeast Corner of State Street and Edwards Street.
Zion Lutheran Church: Exclusive Food Items: Butterfly Pork Chop Sandwich, Seasoned Sausage Link Sandwiches, Cheeseburger, Hamburger, Build a Bun with basket option (Choice of Grilled Burger, Boneless Pork Chop, or Chicken Breast), Ice Cream Floats, Other: Soft Drinks, Water
Location: Southwest Corner of State Street and Kirkham Street.
Other Food Available:
Dominos: Pickers Market Specials. Location: On State Street between Union Avenue and Kirkham Street on West Side (across from the Library)