Macondo Colombian Coffee & Empanadas and the Bogota-Chicago Sister Cities Committee present a night of live music and dancing celebrating Cartagena’s Fiestas Novembrinas and Macondo’s 1 year anniversary.
Featuring live Cumbia and Vallenato with Chicago’s top two Colombian dance bands, Grupo Cumbé and Juvenato. Also with DJs spinning Colombian Salsa, Cumbia, Vallenato, Champeta and more until 2am.
100% OF THE DOOR AND 50% OF BAR SALES WILL BENEFIT COLOMBIA’S FUNDACION BATATA IN THEIR EFFORT TO BUILD A COMMUNITY ARTS AND MUSIC SCHOOL FOR THE CHILDREN OF THE HISTORIC TOWN OF SAN BASILIO DE PALENQUE.
There will also be a raffle (only $2/ticket) which will also benefit the building of this arts and music school, prizes include:
-1 $50 gift certificates to Las Tablas Colombian Steakhouse
-3 CDs of Grupo Rebolu, North America’s best Colombian band
-3 one pound bags of Cafe Macondo: our special fair-trade, organic Colombian coffee
-1 sombrero vueltiao (handmade in San Jacinto, Colombia)
-1 bottle of Aguardiente Antioqueno