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Global Peace Picnic at Humboldt

Global Peace Picnic at Humboldt

In commemoration of the United Nations’ International Day of Peace, the Chicago World Music Festival’s Global Peace Picnic celebrates diverse music and cultures from across the globe with live performances and family-friendly activities. This FREE festival is produced by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE).

Sat, Sep 25, 2021 from 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
This event takes place at the Humboldt Park Boathouse (1301 N. Humboldt Dr.)

In accordance with Be Safe Chicago Guidelines for Parks and Recreation Activities, participants in this activity will be required to wear a mask and practice social distancing at all times while participating. Patrons who are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19 are asked to stay home and join us for an event when symptoms subside.

The Full Moon Jam unites communities through a love of fire art, dancing, and music. Throughout the summer, fire dancers and acoustic musicians from near and far gather to share their creative gifts in this unique and free-to-attend celebration.

Mon, Sep 20, 2021 from 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
This event takes place at the Humboldt Park Boathouse (1301 N. Humboldt Dr.)

In accordance with Be Safe Chicago Guidelines for Parks and Recreation Activities, participants in this activity will be required to wear a mask and practice social distancing at all times while participating. Patrons who are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19 are asked to stay home and join us for an event when symptoms subside.

Learn the basics of Ableton and audio recording – beatmaking, sampling, beat matching, effects and filters. Create your own song or remix someone else’s!

Open to teens in grades 6-12. 

Bikes, Beers, and Bands are Back in Humboldt Park!

We’re celebrating 15 years serving Chicago youth and 10 years creating local jobs. That deserves the greatest homegrown party on earth! The Chicago Bike Revolution will be a breathtaking bonanza of bikes, beers and philanthropic fun. This year combines many favorite ensemble acts plus new and emerging musical talent from around Chicago. It’s a festival of great beer, good people, and humankind’s most wonderful invention – the bicycle!
Tickets are $10 each in advance and $15 at the gate.
VIP tickets are $100.

Located just east of the Boathouse, the Chicago Bike Revolution will be the greatest homegrown show on earth. It’s a celebration of great beer, good people, and humankind’s most wonderful invention – the bicycle!

So bring your bike and join the opening parade to celebrate self-propelled, two-wheel travel. Dress up as your alter ego while raising money for the youth and young people of West Town Bikes.

Download flyer here.

Opera-Matic’s “Lost and Found” events feature live music from Los Pleneros, the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center’s resident Plena band, interactive art, and a variety of fun activities and experiences guided by Opera-Matic performers and musicians, including a Lost Market and a Memory Parade.

Drop by Simons Park this Saturday to see what you can find at Lost and Found!

opera-matic.org


Los eventos “Perdido y Encontrado” de Opera-Matic presentan música en vivo de Los Pleneros, la banda Plena residente del Centro Cultural Segundo Ruiz Belvis, arte interactivo y una variedad de actividades y experiencias divertidas guiadas por artistas y músicos de Opera-Matic, incluido un Mercado Perdido y un desfile de memoria.

¡Pase por Simons Park este sábado para ver lo que puede encontrar en Perdido y Encontrado!

opera-matic.org

This Saturday, Join Opera-Matic and Los Pleneros (resident Plena band for the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center) for “Lost and Found: Simons Park” an evening of art, music, and much more. Free! Visit opera-matic.org or the event page for more information.


Este sábado, únete a Opera-Matic y Los Pleneros (banda residente de Plena para el Centro Cultural Segundo Ruiz Belvis) para “Lost and Found: Simons Park”, una noche de arte, música y mucho más. ¡Gratis! Visite opera-matic.org o la página del evento para obtener más información.

Visit the Humboldt Park Library YOUmedia to sign up for free, one-on-one lessons with professional musicians. We have a rotating crew of teachers who will help you develop skills on guitar, bass, or drums. Not all instruments are available every Monday.

Enjoy a concert by Mariachi Tradicion Juvenil, a family music group. They will perform a variety of Mariachi folk music to cultivate, maintain and share the tradition of this lively music genre. The group’s repertoire includes De Colores, La Feria de las Flores, Arboles de la Barranca, Si nos dejan, Amor Eterno, El Rey, and many more.


Disfrute un concierto del Mariachi Tradicion Juvenil, grupo de música familiar. Interpretarán una variedad de música folclórica de mariachi para cultivar, mantener y compartir la tradición de este género musical. El repertorio del grupo incluye De Colores, La Feria de las Flores, Arboles de la Barranca, Si nos dejan, Amor Eterno, El Rey y muchos más.

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with The Chicago Cuatro Orchestra!  featuring the Cuatro, Puerto Rico’s national instrument, in a performance of traditional folkloric music with touches of Contemporary Latin Music, Latin Jazz, Rock, and Blues.

Admission is FREE.

(Desplácese hacia abajo para español)

Stop by Opera-Matic’s Pop-Up Parachute Party at Simons Park, celebrating the things that keep us up, bring us back to earth, and connect us!

For human beings of all ages!

Play with our musical sky bikes, go on an obstacle course adventure, sing songs with your neighbors, visit our parachute stations, make a unique craft, tie knots, enjoy refreshments, and enjoy your community!

¡Ven a visitar nuestra Fiesta de Paracaidistas at Simons Park, donde celebramos las cosas que nos levantan, nos devuelven a la tierra y nos conectan!

Para los humanos de todas las edades!

¡Visita nuestras bicicletas del cielo, participa en una aventura de obstáculos musicales, canta canciones con tus vecinos, interactúa con nuestras estaciones de paracaídas, crea artesanías únicas, haz nudos, disfruta de refrescos y disfruta de tu comunidad!