August 16 – Unísono Festival

On Saturday, August 16, Working Bikes will host an information table at Unísono Festival, a a music and cultural festival celebrating community empowerment through diversity, education, and social justice. The festival runs from 12pm-10pm at 18th and Loomis. You can visit us at the Working Bikes tent between 12-3pm.

Unísono is an annual music and cultural festival held in Chicago’s historic Pilsen neighborhood. Unísono 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.

Each year Unísono attracts thousands of attendees who come together with the active participation of well-known businesses, organizations, and local and national media outlets. In the past, Unísono has featured performances by Grammy Award-winning groups such as Los Rakas, Pacha Massive, Sones de Mexico, Ceci Bastida, Bachaco, Grupo Fantasma as well as critically acclaimed groups like Fandanguero, Los Vicios de Papa, Velorio. Unísono is brought to Chicago and the Pilsen community by The Resurrection Project.

You can support Unísono’s IndieGoGo here.

Event Details:

Unísono 2014
12PM – 10PM
August, 16th
18th & Blue Island Loomis