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Festival Mole de Mayo 2016

May 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - May 29, 2016 @ 9:00 pm

MOLE’ comes from the Nahuatl word MULLI, pronounced (Moe-le) and means “sauce”. MOLE is a staple in most Mexican households and for this reason we are celebrating it!

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** MUSIC LINEUP COMING SOON..

Friday, May 27th – Sunday, May 29th, 2016
in the heart of Chicago’s Mexican community, PILSEN.
(Between 18th St. & Ashland and 18th St, & Blue Island)

This 3-day event will include a Mole cook-off where local restaurant chefs will compete for one of two awards:

1. Mole de Mayo’s Best Mole Award
2. People’s Choice Award.

Along with the traditional mole puestos (booths), this outdoor festival will be featuring:

– 2 Stages of Live Musical Entertainment
– Lucha libre (wrestler performances)
– Merchants
– Artisans
– Traditional Chinelos
– & MUCHO MOLE!

**$5 SUGGESTED DONATION AT THE ENTRANCE GATES**

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VIDEO: https://vimeo.com/68418201
VIDEO: https://youtu.be/OSkr7kOaHik
WEB: http://www.eighteenthstreet.org

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To APPLY for this event as a ARTISAN, MERCHANT or FOOD VENDOR please visit: http://starevents.com/festivals/mole-de-mayo/ to select your application type.

Once you have completed your application, please drop off at our office at:

Eighteenth Street Development Corporation
1843 S. Carpenter St,
Chicago, IL 60608

For VOLUNTEER oportunities please email Alejandra Garcia at agarcia@eighteenthstreet.org or call at 312-733-2287 Ext. 2.

MOLE DE MAYO is presented by: Eighteenth Street Development Corporation (ESDC)
For more info email us at: info@eighteenthstreet.org

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Details

Start:
May 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
End:
May 29, 2016 @ 9:00 pm

Organizer

Mole de Mayo

Venue

18th Street & Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL 60608

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