¡Ya se armo! Villapalooza Announces 2016 Lineup!

¡Ya se armo! After a successful kick-off party and fundraiser this past weekend at Los Globos, Villapalooza has just announced its official lineup for their August 27th showcase and holy mother of all things wonderful, it’s powerful! Check it out…

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Are you freakin’ kidding me with this? Los Crudos and Quitapenas and Generacion Suicida in the same lineup?! Genius, I tell ya, simply genius. Fraaaaack!

The entire lineup is badass and we can’t wait for August 27! Little Village is gonna shine!

Details and more 

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▼Saturday, August 27, 2016▼

In its 6th year, Villapalooza returns packed with performances by nationally acclaimed artists and local legends!

Listen to great music, engage with local artists and artisans, eat, drink, and stand with Villapalooza as we invite Little Village and the greater Chicago community to join us in peace as we dance the summer goodbye!



Los Crudos
DJ Steve Maestro
Thee Commons
Generacion Suicida
La Obra
Itzi Nallah
Vicios de Papa
Los Meskales
Los Gold Fires
Angel Melendez and the 911 Mambo Orchestra
Lester Rey
The Fevertones
Arcade 88

and more!



El Campeon
Gaby’s Pizza & Grill
Robinson’s Ribs
La Cebollita Grill
El Nuevo Taconazo
Giordano’s Pizza



Nativo, Kira Padilla Aguirre, Escaramuza USA, 21st Chicago, Revolutionary Lemonade Stand, Orlando Camacho, Edgar Solorzano Art, SHENANAIGANS, FWRD Collection, Bodega18 and AVBead Designs, RiseRevolt Clothing, Liz Reyes, Eco Boutique, Cera and Lore, Revolutionary Lemonade Stand, Mano y Metal, Twenty Thou and La Tribu Artesania, Mujere Mutantes/Port Ministries, Calli Calli, Escaramuza USA, Artesanias Oaxaquenas, ScholaR Comics, Ageless Arts Tattoo, Quetzal Artesanias, Pilsen Outpost, Native Goods, House of Colunga, No Manches, Skeemer Chorne/Rockstar Ink, Beautifully Dead by Dalila Perez, Pamela Limon & Elizabeth Raygoza, and more!



Face painting, games and prizes, bike and toy giveaway, three free dental cleanings by Brite Dental, karate workshop by Golden Tigers, live art, and dance lessons.

Founded in 2011, Villapalooza is a free, all-day, all-ages music festival. Drawing both local and international musicians, Villapalooza is one of Chicago’s most popular and diverse grassroots music festivals.

Villapalooza is dedicated to promoting non-violent spaces for arts, culture, and community engagement.