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Spring Training

The Garfield Park Conservatory is now showing their 2017 Flower Show Spring Training. It incorporates icons of Wrigley Field! Mixed in, you can find a few foul poles, iconic ivy-covered walls, and ‘W’ win flags. The show opened February 18th and will run through May 14 at 5 p.m. The Garfield Park Conservatory is free […]

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Best of Yollo

Held at the National Museum of Mexican Art, the Best Of Yollo show is a collection of work by the young people of Yollocalli Arts Reach. The opening is on March 24 from 5-8 p.m. and runs through Aug. 13. It is free and family friendly. 1852 W. 19th Street.

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Reggae Fest Chicago 2016

What: The One Day, One Love concert is a celebration of various genres, including ska, reggaeton, roots reggae, and world music When: Saturday, August 13 at 12PM – 10PM Where: Addams/Medill Park – 1301 W 14th St

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Four Nights, Four Parks, Four FREE Performances!

  What: Ensemble Español will be performing  professional concerts at no cost. This event is perfect for an audience of all ages. When: Friday, August 12th Where:McKinley Park – 2210 W Pershing Road

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We Are Hip Hop Youth Festival 2016

What: A festival completely organized by the youth of Chicago that showcases the Hip Hop movement,culture, and resilience. When: August 6th from 1 p.m. – 7 p.m. Where: Dvorak Park – 1119 W Cullerton St.

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Fiesta del Sol

What: Fiesta del Sol is a large festival that brings live entertainment, local art, exquisite food, carnival rides, and much more. When: July 28th – July 31st Where: 1400 W. Cermak Rd.

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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