The CHICAGO SHOE MARKET hosts two footwear, accessory and apparel tradeshow markets in Chicago, IL. The Windy City Shoe Travelers, a nonprofit organization, provide an invaluable opportunity for retailers to check out the latest, must-have brands in a professional, efficient and enjoyable setting. It is in the heart of the city and offers an exceptional Market experience.
We are very proud to provide you with a comfortable and beautiful setting in the heart of the city, at the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown, where all of our exhibitors unite to make the most of the buying and selling experience. We are three blocks west of Michigan Avenue’s Magnificent Mile and convenient to the Loop, the financial district and trendy restaurants!
Be Our Guest!
We provide a complimentary lunch for our valued Retailers. On the first evening of the show, mingle and expand your network during our complimentary Cocktail Party with tasty hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and laughter… all FREE! FREE PARKING on site for all of our Retailers in the Hotel covered garage!
There is NO cost to Retailers!
CLICK HERE to Register
Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown
511 N Columbus Dr.
Chicago, IL 60611
Dates & Times
Wednesday, February 20th
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday, February 21st
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Chicago Shoe Market is a Business-to-business trade show for retail buyers only. We are not open to the public. To register, you must comply with all credential requirements.
In an effort to provide a productive sales environment for exhibitors and buyers alike, we require each buyer to provide the following credentials:
- Photo Identification
One of the following pieces of business identification:
- Current Retail Business License
- Store Commercial Lease
- Current Tax ID #
One of the following pieces of employment identification:
- Copy of Payroll Check/Stub Personalized
- Imprinted Business Card
- Copy of W-2 Form
- Company Credit Card With Employee and Store Name
Reserve your Hotel Room
Below is a dedicated booking website for the Chicago Shoe Market so you can make your hotel reservations online and receive our special rate.
511 N. Columbus Dr.
Chicago, IL 60611