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Unísono Festival 2012

August 18, 2012 @ 12:00 pm - 12:00 am

Free

Unisono is an annual music and cultural festival held in Chicago’s historic Pilsen neighborhood. Unisono celebrates community empowerment through diversity, education and social justice. The festival features popular musical performances, poetry performances and readings from renowned authors, as well as a variety of free educational and art workshops, art viewings with local artists, and more.

In 2012 The Resurrection Project will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of this festival. As a special feature, The Resurrection Project will be celebrating and highlighting its latest community development initiative: La Casa. La Casa is a new, innovative model in student housing aimed at attracting surrounding college-bound students to provide them with a safe living environment and specialized programs to incrementally increase their chances of college success.

Featured Artists:

Los Rakas
DJ Dus
Bachaco
Ceci Bastida
Monica Lionheart
Pacha Massive

Additional performances by local favorites:

Los Vicios de Papa
Quinto Imperio
Tarima Son
Rica Obsesión
DJ Sonorama
David Chavez
and many more!

*The Unísono After Party will start promptly after the festival at a special Pilsen Location to be revealed Soon! (21+ event)

Unísono After Party will feature performances by:

Toy Selectah
Mexicans with Guns
Echodroides
Soulphonetics

http://www.unisonofestival.com/

Details

Date:
August 18, 2012
Time:
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Pilsen
18th and Paulina
Chicago, IL United States

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