Friday, December 25, 2009

Boxing Day Sale!

Sunshine Daydream Chicago is having their annual Boxing Day sale. We will be open from 10am - 7pm and you'll save up to 20% off regular prices. One day only, Dec. 26th.

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Sunshine Daydream Chicago Last Minute Shipping

We want to help make your Christmas a happy, hippie one. So we are bringing the boys at Fedex on board. Normally we ship the US Postal service, but we have decided to go with Fedex to help all you last minute folks out. They deliver till Christmas Eve. We have negotiated some good rates, so it won't cost that much more than our regular shipping charges.

Remember, we are located in the Chicago area and are UNAFFECTED by the storm out east. We can get your in stock orders out to you and in time for Christmas. If you want to upgrade to Fedex and guarantee you get it in time for Christmas, please call us 847-299-2622 before placing your order. We must have your order by 4pm central time on Monday 12/21 to make it for Fedex. If you don't want to pay for Fedex, just place your order by 2pm Central time and it will go out the same day via U.S. Post Office Priority Mail. 

Friday, December 18, 2009

New Beatles Super Soft Fleece Blankets

Just in time for Christmas are these super soft sublimation fleece Beatles  blankets. These are premium quality with sharp vivid graphics. They measure a generous 50" x 60" and will keep you toasty warm on those cold winter nights. We have them, and they are on sale for $29.99 (regular price $35.00). We also have many other cool rock-n-roll blankets. They make great gifts for any age.

Sunday, December 13, 2009

12 days of Christmas Giveaway

12 Days - 12 Winners!

We are having a 12 days of Christmas contest and giveaway on facebook. Everyday, someone on our facebook page will win. 12 days of Christmas - 12 winners in all. Here's how it works: Each day, go to our website and find something you wish to find under your tree. It can be anything we sell. Tie Dye, stickers, tapestries, incense, if we sell it on our website, you could win it. Post what you wish for on our facebook page with a link to the item on our website, and each day starting today at 11:00pm, we will pick someone and they will win their wish. Now the fine print: You must be a fan of our facebook page to win. Each day you must pick something different and post it to our facebook page. You can only win 1 time during the whole contest. Make your wishes reasonable. The economy sux and I am not giving away $50 hoodies for 12 days straight. I might for 1 or 2 days though. If you win, you can pick your prize up at our store. If you’re not local, we'll ship it to you. No purchase required. The head hippie decides all winners.

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Beatles Blankets

Beatles blankets. We can't keep them in stock, so we are getting more. We'll have more Beatles fleece blankets back in stock on Monday. We'll even have a couple of new designs as well. The Beatles Abbey Road woven blanket should also be back in stock on Monday. Our Beatles blankets make great Chanukah and Christmas gifts, and they'll keep you toasty warm on these frigid winter days. Lots of other great Beatles goodies are also available from our website.
Our hippie elves are very busy packing all your orders and getting them out to you. We are running about 1-2 days for shipping out after you order. We use U.S. Priority Mail which is a 2-4 day service depending on where you live. Remember, Sunshine Daydream is located in the Midwest, so we can get your orders to you sooner.

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

New Baja Hoodie Color

We just got a supply of more baja hoodies and we now have a new color scheme to offer. Baby Blue (Light Blue) Striped is now available in all adult sizes including XX-Large. We also have our Royal Blue, Rasta Striped, Brown/Pink Striped, and Rugby Stripe baja hoodies in stock and waiting to be shipped out to you. They make great Christmas gifts, are nice and warm and are perfect for festivals, football games, or just out and about. Put one under your Christmas tree or Chanukah bush this year!

Saturday, December 5, 2009

FREE 2010 Grateful Dead Calendar

Oops! Did I say Free? Well sort of. Just spend at least $100 in our store this weekend and you will walk out with a 2010 Grateful Dead Calendar. It has lots of trippy psychedelics and cool photos, along with all kinds of important Grateful Dead dates and facts. This last minute special is not available on the web and only available in our store in Mt. Prospect. We are open till 7pm tonight and from Noon - 6pm on Sunday.

Friday, December 4, 2009

Grateful Dead Holiday Cards

We just discovered a stash of Grateful Dead holidays cards. These are great for your favorite deadhead. We only have a small amount of each design and they are only $1.99 each. They are available in our store and on our website. We also have some other greeting cards too. Not your typical ones either.

Monday, November 30, 2009

Shop Naked with Our Cyber Monday Deal

Here's the deal for Cyber Monday. FREE Shipping on all orders over $50. Thats all you say? Nope. Spend $75 and we'll toss in a FREE "One Man Gathers" T-Shirt. Not bad for a small family owned hippie shop huh? But wait! There's more. Spend $100 and we'll add a 2010 Grateful Dead calendar to your order for FREE! Gotta use promotion code CYBERMON , and its only good till 11:59pm tonight. So, shop naked, and shop till you drop! Peace!

Thursday, November 26, 2009

HUGE Black Friday Weekend Sale

Here it is, our simple sale for Black Friday and this Thanksgiving weekend. Save 25% off everything in our store. Nothing held back. Beatles, Grateful Dead, Pink Floyd, CDs, DVDs, Tie Dye , Incense, Posters, T-Shirts, - everything we have is on sale for 25% off the regular price. Limited to stock on hand. Sale is good... this weekend only, and you can save in our store or online (use promotion code 25OFF). We will be open at 10am on Friday and Saturday and 11am on Sunday Shop early for the best selection.

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Patchwork Clothing Sale This Weekend

Save up to 40% on all of our Patchwork Hoodies, Pants, & Shorts. Sale prices are valid in store and on the web! This is a great time to stock up on your favorite patchwork fashions, or get that special hippie in your life some new patch threads! Sale ends Monday!

Friday, November 13, 2009

Win a copy of Grateful Deadopoly

Today is Friday the 13th, and it's gonna be a lucky day for one of our Facebook fans. Someone is going to win a copy of the new game Grateful Deadopoly. This new game is like Monopoly, only Grateful Dead style. You can buy cheap motels, and trade master recordings of the Dead. The folks that created this game, really outdid themselves. This is one of the best Grateful Dead items that we have seen in a long time.

Tonight at 9pm, we will randomly pick one of our Facebook fans as a winner. No purchase is required, but only facebook fans are eligible to win. If you aren't a fan of our Facebook page yet, now is the time to become one. You might win a brand new game of Grateful Deadopoly!

Thursday, October 29, 2009

Grateful Dead Opoly

"I'll trade you Alpine Valley and Shoreline for Redrocks."

Take a walk down Shakedown Street and get ready for a long, strange, and magical trip! When you play Grateful Dead-Opoly, you tour with the Dead, traveling from gig to gig trying to get rich by purchasing and trading master album recordings, concert venues, road trips, cheap road motels and luxury hotels
. This will be a must-have for any deadhead! THE holiday gift this season! Now available to order from Sunshine Daydream Chicago.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Rock-N-Roll Beach Towels

It's 70 degrees here in Chicago (a virtual heatwave) and on this occasion, we have decided to bust out the beach towels! All new 100% cotton beach towels with your favorite band on them. Keep the good warm thoughts and order one today. Click on each image to order.

Thursday, October 15, 2009

2010 Grateful Dead Calendar

2010 Grateful Dead Calendar

Now Available!

They have arrived! We have even fewer of them this year than last, as the publisher has cut back on the number of them being printed. You won't find it in any store or mall. Truly a limited item!

You'll find lots of coll photos and graphics, 100's of little known fact about Jerry and the boys and lots more!

the 2010 Grateful Dead Calendar is $13.00 (plus shipping) and can be purchased at our suburban Chicago store or online at 2010 Grateful Dead Calendar .

Don't wait! Order one (or two) for you or your favorite deadhead today!

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

moe. Milwaukee concert canceled

We just got word that the Milwaukee concert has been canceled due to a death in the moe. family. Our condolences go out to the entire moe. family.

Saturday, October 10, 2009

Phish Vinyl Alert!

Now available on 180 gram virgin vinyl is the new Phish album "Joy", a 2 record set. One of their strongest albums yet is now available for all you vinyl hounds. We only have a limited number of these and must limit the purchase to 1 per person. Order now at

As an added bonus, you will receive a code to download the entire album too, so you can burn a copy on CD or upload it to your ipod.

Friday, September 18, 2009

Pearl Jam Backspacer Album Now Available To Order

Pearl Jam's 9th studio album, Backspacer is now available to order from Sunshine Daydream Chicago. We have the "indie store" version of the CD which is a lot nicer than the plain ol' version that Target will have. We also have it available on 180 gram virgin vinyl in a special limited edition gatefold cover. The record version is really done up well and it won't be available at your local Target! And for all you die hard PJ fans, we still have a few copies left of their new 45 single, "The Fixer" on white vinyl with a glow in the dark picture sleeve cover.

Links to order all 3 are below.

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Pearl Jam & Mars Volta Vinyl Saturday

This Saturday, Sept. 5, Sunshine Daydream Chicago presents another Vinyl Saturday with 2 very big limited edition releases on vinyl.

Pearl Jam's
"The Fixer" 45 single on white vinyl with a glow in the dark picture sleeve.

Mars Volta
Octahedron That’s right, the full length vinyl version of the new record, with pretty bells-and-whistles packaging

You can also save 10% this Saturday in our vinyl department, both new and used. Discount is NOT valid on the new Pearl Jam or the Mars Volta vinyl.

Friday, August 14, 2009

Cash for Clunkers Tie Dye T-Shirt Promotion

Part of the U.S. Government's "Hippie Shop" Bailout Program

Trade in your old torn and ratty t-shirt for a $3-4 discount on a new more up to date and stylish t-shirt from Sunshine Daydream. We've got lots of t's in stock. You'll find tie dye ones, rock n roll ones, even tie dye rock n roll t-shirts in youth and adult sizes.

Receive a $3 discount with your trade in on any t-shirt under $20. We'll give you $4 off if your buying a t-shirt that's over 20 bucks.

So check the laundry room or look in the bottom of your dresser drawer and bring us your old clunker of a t-shirt. It's worth money on a new t-shirt trade in.
Limit 1 t-shirt per trade in. T-shirt must be surrendered at time of trade in. Offer valid ONLY at Sunshine Daydream Chicago. This special promotion ends 9/1/09, or when the government's "hippie shop" bailout fund runs out.

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Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Phish tonight at Toyota Park!

Phish is playing tonight at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, IL. Bring in your ticket stub anytime this week and you'll save 15% off your store purchase. Bridgeview, IL is going to rock tonight!

Friday, August 7, 2009

New Grateful Dead Tapestries

Just in time for back to school, Sunshine Daydream Chicago is fully stocked on all kinds of tapestries for your dorm room wall, including some brand new Grateful Dead designs. We also have Jimi Hendrix tapestries, tie dye tapestries, ones by Pink Floyd, Peace designs, and some really cool Indian batik designs too. Check us out online, or for the best selection, visit our store in Mt. Prospect, IL.

Saturday, August 1, 2009

Happy Birthday Jerry Garcia

Today would have been Jerry's 67th Birthday. In honor of his birthday, we are offering a 15% discount on all website orders for today only. Just use the discount code GARCIA , and we'll take 15% off your order.

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Rothbury Festival - WOW!

Rothbury Festival Store Discount

Stop in Sunshine Daydream Chicago and show us your Rothbury Festival wristband and save 20% off regular prices on store merchandise. This special deal is valid until Sunday, July 12th.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Beatles Warhol Blanket back in stock

Back in stock! The Beatles in an Andy Warhol style design fleece blanket. It is officially licensed and measures a generous 50'' X 60''. This blanket is an excellent addition to any living room, den, dorm room, bed room, or great for concerts. Light weight and large. Available on our website and in our Chicagoland store.

Thursday, June 25, 2009

Join us on Facebook

Join us and become our fan on facebook. You will find out about some of the newest happenings going on at Sunshine Daydream Chicago. We also post special discounts and offers for our facebook fans only. You can see more pictures of our store and pictures of the different festivals that we vend at.

Friday, June 19, 2009

Phish Alpine Valley Tickets For Sale

We have 2 extra tickets for Saturday's Phish concert at Alpine Valley. They are lawn seats and are hard mailorder tickets.

$60 each. Cash Only.

You must be able to pick the tickets up at our shop in Mt. Prospect before 3pm on Saturday June 20
th. Email us or call the store and leave a message if you want them.