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Chicago Margarita Festival

What:Chicago Margarita Festival is an outdoor festival combined with a tasting featuring live music, dancing and food trucks on the lake. What better way to spend the day lounging with friends listening to music and more. When: July 30 at 12PM to July 31 at 8:45 PM Where: South Shore Cultural Center – 7059 S […]

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Taste of Latin America

  What : The Tase of Latin America is a gala weekend celebration of all things Central and South American. The event will include several different musical performances, exotic foods, and arts and crafts. When: Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24 from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. Where: Division Street between California Ava and Rockwell St., […]

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The 1,000 Mile March: The Journey to Justice Continues

  What: Dr. King referred to the August 1966 march into Marquette Park and the other efforts of the Chicago Freedom Movement that summer as the “first step in a one thousand mile journey.” In many ways, that march, as well as the series of organizing efforts associated with the Movement, was about challenging a […]

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Night Out in the Park with AfriCaribe

What: Night Out in the Park’s will feature dance performances which will bring you to all corners of Chicago and across the globe – from Spain to West Africa to Puerto Rico. When: Monday, July 11 at 6:30PM – 8PM Where: Wicker Park – 1425 N. Damen Ave

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Ruido Fest

What: Ruido Fest is a 3-day Latin Alternative Music Festival When: Friday, July 8th – Sunday, July 10th Where: Adams/Medill Park – 14th & Loomis

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Hoops in the Hood Registration and Basketball Camp

What: Hoops in the Hood Registration and Basketball Camp When: Saturday, July 9 (9 a.m. to 12 p.m.) Where: Back of the Yards College Prep High School, 2111 W. 47th Street For info, contact Berto Aguayo, 773-407-2603


What: 7.8 is an exhibition organized by emerging Ecuadorian artists with the support of OPEN Center for the Arts.  Your donations will support children affected by the recent earthquake that hit Ecuador. When: Friday, May 13 7 p.m. Where: OPEN Center for the Arts, 2214 S. Sacramento Ave.

10th Annual Saint Anthony Summer Fest 2016

What: 10th Annual Summer Fest 2016 The fest will feature live music, carnival rides, food from local restaurants, health education, back-to-school physicals, free backpacks and more. When: Saturday, June 4, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where: 2875 W. 19th Street        


ACCESS Center for Discovery and Learning Series Presents: Lead in Our Community

What: ACCESS Center for Discovery and Learning Series Presents: Lead in Our Community After learning about the water crisis in Flint, MI, residents were scrambling to get information on lead, and what they can do about it. Given recent headlines in area media outlets, Access Community Health Network wants to empower community residents and provide important […]

The Port Ministries Open House

  The Port Ministries welcomes community members, volunteers, and supporters to learn more about their programs and services, tour the space, sign up for new programming, meet the staff and coordinators, and enjoy family fun activities! Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 7 from 3-8 p.m.!