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Boxville

This is an archived listing.

Address

332 E. 51st St.

Neighborhood

Bronzeville

Website

boxville.org

Description

Located at CTA Green Line and 51st Street, Boxville is Chicago’s first shipping container-based retail center and street food market. Starting with one box - the BikeBox in 2014 - providing affordable bike repair in the heart of Bronzeville, Boxville has become a 13-container marketplace full of art, music, and a variety of entrepreneurial businesses. Boxville received the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Placemaking Award in 2019 for its role in transforming 51st Street.

Archived In

2019