06/18-20 | Fiestas Puertorriqueñas ! Puerto Rican Festival & Parade


The annual celebration of all things Puerto Rico is one of the largest Latin events in the nation and is held in Chicago’s landmark and majestic Humboldt Park. It features four days of fun, food, and festivities.

Drawing crowds from all over the Midwest, this community-wide gathering celebrates a rich culture with lively music, entertainment, authentic Caribbean cuisine, arts & crafts, carnival rides and much more.

And on Saturday, June 20, the fest will be the epicenter for lots of merriment following that day’s Puerto Rican People’s Parade on Division Street which steps off at 2:00 p.m. at Division and Western Avenue

Festival Entertainment
Thursday
4:00 – Apertura
Bienvenida Tito Ángel Medina
5:00 – Juanita Jordán
5:45 – Yesi Velez
6:15 – Tito Vega
7:15 – Orquestra Nissi

Friday
4:00 – Bienvenida Tito Ángel Medina
5:00 – Sandungeo
5:45 – Sarkastik
6:10 – Orquestra Leal
6:45 – Tato Suave
7:45 – Frankie Ruiz Jr. / Tommy Olivencia Jr./Carlito Rey
8:45 – Fulanito

Saturday
12:00 – Música por DJ/ DJ Rafi
1:00 – Musica por DJ
2:00 – Cheo Gonzalez
3:30 – Bienvenida Tito Ángel Medina
Presentación del Reinado Puertorriqueño
Bachata Legacy Dance Group
4:00 – Bouya
4:45 – Mateo y Sus Bachateros
5:45 – Willie Garcia y Su Orquestra Sabor
6:45 – Carlito Olivera
7:45 – Rafi Santana homenaje a Hector Lavoe
8:45 – Moncho Rivera homenaje a Ismael Rivera

Sunday
12:00 – Bienvenida Tito Ángel Medina
12:30 – Música por DJ, DJ Rafi
1:45 – Fiesta Jibara del Batey
2:45 – Los Chico’s X
3:45 – The Big Band de la Salsa
4:45 – Papo Santiago y Infraverde
5:45 – Angel Melendez 911 Mambo Orchestra
6:45 – Chicago Latin Groove: Ladies Singing Salsa
7:45 – Tito Puente Jr. and Frankie Morales
8:45 – Tony Vega

Thurs: 5pm to 10pm; Friday: 3pm to 10pm; Saturday & Sunday: Noon to 10pm Humboldt Park (Division & California)

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