FEST: Chinatown Summer Fair
WHEN: July 16
SCENE: Now in its 39th year, this annual one-day event effortlessly blends ancient and modern as the Far East meets the Midwest. Authentic regional and traditional Chinese food, music and performance mix with more Americanized offerings—including a mobile petting zoo for kids and a “cutest baby” contest.
English: Lion dance at Chinese New Year festival in
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Take a trip to China without leaving Chicago historic Chinatown neighborhood.
Spend the day on South Wentworth Street for a plethora of activities as you savor the local Chinese flavors.
WHERE: 2200 – 2400 South Wentworth Avenue Chicago, IL 60616
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PROGRAM OF EVENTS
Located at the MAIN STAGE (23rd Street & Wentworth)
10:00a.m Baby Contest
11:30 a.m. Cirque Shanghai
12:15 p.m. Announcement of Baby Contest Winner
12:45 p.m. Lion Dance Procession
1:00 p.m. Official Welcome/Opening Ceremonies
1:30 p.m. Martial Arts – Ng Family Chinese Martial Arts Assn. Master Sam Ng
2:00 p.m. TINIKLING Philippine Dance – Passport to the Philippines
2:30 p.m. Indian Dance “Jai Ho” –IndianDanceSchool
3:00 p.m. Martial Arts -ShaolinTempleMartial Arts
3:30 p.m. Japanese Drumming – Tsukasa Taiko
4:00 p.m. Martial Arts – Lily Lau Kung Fu School
4:30 p.m. Live Band – Northbrook Garage
5:20 p.m. Live Band – One Night Stand
6:15 p.m. Live Band – Pipe Dream
7:00 p.m. Live Band – Twenty Three-Seven
Click HERE for More Information About the McDonald’s Chinatown Summer Fair.
Printable Program of Events HERE.