Upcoming events and recommendations for the next seven days
Last Saturday, Josué Briones photographed Fiesta del Sol, a festival held July 26-29 along eight blocks of Cermak Road. What started as a block party celebrating the building of Benito Juarez High School in Pilsen back in the 70s has grown into an annual fundraiser organized by Pilsen Neighbors Community Council. Fiesta del Sol features music, community […]
The Chosen Few Picnic, Tour de Fat, and more of the month’s top events.
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Photos of the long-running Pilsen street festival and its house-music celebration, House of Sol, which celebrated its tenth anniversary this year
Anthony Janas makes sound art by sailing a boat, Fiesta del Sol celebrates ten years of its house-music festival, and more.
Beer, food, comedy, art, lit, and fashion festivals—even one dedicated to hot sauce!
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Whether you like your summer weekends loud with a side of light beer or a little more eclectic, the options for fairs and festivals that suit your mood are plentiful. Admission fees listed for most neiighborhood festivals are suggested donations for charity or community projects. May International Mr. Leather Chicago’s homegrown leather-man competition packs the […]
Pilsen’s 38th annual Fiesta del Sol takes place this weekend from Thu-Sun 7/29-8/1.
Street fairs, art fairs, neighborhood fests, and much more
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