Check out a West Chicago food festival, free Southeast side documentary screening and more!
Each week Borderless Magazine highlights some of the best things to do in Chicago’s vibrant immigrant communities.
Thursday, Aug. 25 – 🧺 Grab a blanket and pack a meal for a screening of the documentary, Southeast: A City Within a City, at Big Marsh Park in the Southeast Side. The event is from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Send a message to acitywithinacity on Instagram to RSVP!
Saturday, Aug. 27 and Sunday, Aug. 28 – 💃 The Holy Nativity Romanian Orthodox Church (5825 N Mozart St.) is hosting the 23rd Annual Romanian Food and Folk Festival on Saturday from 4 to 11 p.m. and Sunday from 12 to 10 p.m. The event features live music, folk dances, performances, inflatables and games for children and more!
Saturday, Aug. 27 – 🌭 Check out the West Chicago Food Festival at 132 W. Main St. from 4 to 10 p.m. The event includes food, live music, and a variety of fun activities for all age groups.
Sunday, Aug. 28 – 🎺 Enjoy authentic Mexican folklore at Millenium Park (201 E Randolph St.) The free performance of “México en el Corazón” features traditional dances, Mariachi and Banda music. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the show starts at 6 p.m.
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