Fiesta del Sol 2009: You are Invited!

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What: 37th Annual Fiesta del Sol

When: Thursday July 30th 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday August 1st 11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sunday August 2nd 11:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Where: 1400 W. Cermak Road Chicago, IL. (Between Loomis and Morgan St.).

Experience the Cultural Heritage of Pilsen’s 37th Annual Fiesta del Sol Celebration With Live Entertainment, Authentic Mexican Food, Sport Tournaments, Art, Civic Engagement and Activities for All Ages!

What: Live entertainment (DJ’s, Latin music) authentic Mexican food, pina coladas, sport tournaments, arts and crafts, free health screenings, college fair, a children’s area with book giveaways on Friday July 31st from 1:00 p.m.-6:00p.m., Saturday August 1st and Sunday August 2nd from 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Migajon (cold porcelain) creations and much more.

Fiesta del Sol is the largest Latino festival in the Midwest that has local and city-wide food vendors, high-quality entertainment and is also an alcohol and tobacco free environment. Since its birth, Fiesta del Sol continues its grand celebration of the culture, music, art, food and the victories of Pilsen. What makes Fiesta del Sol all the more unique? It is organized through a non-profit organization (Pilsen Neighbors Community Council), and the hard-work of community volunteers.

So if you’re in the Chicago area, come out for a great time. For more information, visit

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