Chicago’s Colombian Fest
Celebrate Colombia’s Independence the weekend of July 18 and 19 at Chicago’s Colombian Fest – El Gran Festival Colombiano! This two-day festival is the largest event in the area that celebrates Colombia’s history, culture, and independence. It will be held in the beautiful Copernicus Center of Chicago, located at 5216 West Lawrence Avenue and will showcase live music and entertainment, arts and crafts, gourmet Colombian cuisine, and other international fare. In addition, there will be beer and wine available for those of age. The Kid Zone with wall climbing, games, clowns, and other fun activities makes it a family event. Tickets are $10 and kids under 12 years of age are free. www.colombianfestchicago.com.