International Women’s Day Edgewater Crawl

Thank you to everyone who participated and attended!

Photos from this year’s event may be found HERE.  

On March 8th we celebrated women-owned and/or operated businesses and organizations in Edgewater on International Women’s Day with food tastings, drink samples and live pop up activations along the crawl’s route. This year, we walked along Broadway and Granville to tour women-owned businesses, chat with inspiring small business owners, and savor the neighborhood’s unique flavors. This international movement supports great causes and helps the business community attain #EachforEqual. 

Your Attendance Contributed to a Stronger Female Future

This year, a portion of ticket sales benefits Loom Chicago, a local nonprofit that supports women with refugee status to create beautiful hand-made fiber crafts such as knitwear, crochet, accessories, jewelry, apparel and home decor.

Loom Chicago is a fiber arts social enterprise with Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement Program. They offer studio space, materials and workshops to women within the Chicago refugee community who knit, crochet, weave and sew to create beautiful handmade products that are for sale. Learn more about Loom’s program and mission.


International Women’s Day Edgewater Crawl Route

Thank you to all of our participants and sponsors for helping make this event possible!


Women-Owned/Operated Participating Stop Address What to Expect
Chicago Mosaic School 1127 West Granville Official Check-in Location
Check-in to begin your crawl, take a gallery tour, create a mini tile mosaic and enjoy a tasting from Greenstar Brewing.
Gallery 1070 1070 W Granville Ave
Explore the gallery, check out the creation by Loom Chicago,
have a taste of Koval spirits, and meet Edgewater’s Pet Mayor.
Farm Bar 1133 W Granville Ave
Revolution Brewing hosts a beer tasting and
Farm Bar presents their cheese curds and doughnuts and Bloody Mary bar.
Ethiopian Diamond 6120 N Broadway
Experience a sampling of Ethiopian foods with beer from ERIS Brewing
while Viola Project offers some Shakespearean discourse.
Edge of Sweetness 6034 N Broadway
Taste the fresh Brunch items and baked goods featuring products from  Hooked on Fish.
Bark Bark Club 5943 N Broadway Mimosa Station!!!
Margaret Hagerty State Farm 1206 W Rosedale Savor donuts and double chocolate pepita bread from SmackDab and chat real estate with Karen Holt Properties and insurance with Margaret Hagerty.
Fixer 5838 N Broadway
Meet the wonderful folks from Work + Shelter, hear live music by The Luna Blues Machine
and snack on Cookies from Cookies and Carnitas.

Ticket Fees
This event is open to the general public, all ages and genders. Whether you’re an Edgewater resident interested in showing your support of women-owned small businesses, a parent looking for a fun day out to bond with the kids, a foodie out on the prowl to discover new treats or friends planning a brunch date to wrap up the weekend, the International Women’s Day Edgewater Crawl has you covered. Is this Crawl for Me? Yes, Everyone is Welcome! 

Purchase tickets online by Saturday, March 7 at 12:00pm. Tickets will be sold onsite as well on a first-come, first-served basis.

Chamber Members: $30+ service fee

Non Members: $35 + service fee

Contact Andrew Miller, Events Manager, at for Student/Senior Pricing information. Tickets include a tote bag, free samples along the crawl’s stops and participation in the crawl’s interactive activities.

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