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News and Updates

There’s always something new going on for Fiesta del Sol. Here you’ll find news like information about the festival, press releases for related events, and updates on what we’re doing year-round. Check back often because there’s always updates!

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2019 Sol Team/Civilian Security Applications

Sol Team and Civilian Security Applications are now available. Both applications are due June 21st by 5pm. Both positions play a big role during the festival and are great opportunities to develop leadership and teamwork skills. The Sol Team position is recommended for youth ages 14-18. Sol Team is a youth initiative in which young

MEGA PASSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

4 day Mega Passes are now available at a discounted price of $45! Purchase yours today to enjoy four full days of fun carnival rides. To purchase online click here. On-site purchasing option available at our Pilsen Neighbors office at 2026 S. Blue Island Ave. Discounted price available till June 14th. After purchasing, you have

Thank you RDS runners!

Thank you to all those who participated in this year’s run. We got over 250 people to register and run to support our mission to create college opportunities for all, regardless of legal status. Check out our official gallery here. Thank you to our in-kind sponsors: Chicago Park District, Chicago White Sox, Trader Joe’s, UIC,

Spend Dia de la Familia with Los White Sox!

Spend your Saturday Night at Guaranteed Rate Field for Dia de la Familia with our friends @loswhitesox as they go against the Detroit Tigers at 6:10 p.m. The first 20,000 fans can receive a Jose Abreu bobblehead, presented by Constellation! Click this link (www.whitesox.com/hispanic) for specially priced tickets and don’t forget that PNCC let you know about

Recorrido del Sol

The deadline for regular priced registration for the Recorrido del Sol is next Friday, April 19th, 2019. Get your ticket and save a couple bucks. Click here to view more details.  

Scholarship Application Deadline

The deadline for our Guadalupe A. Reyes Fiesta del Sol scholarship is Friday, April 12th, 2019 at 5pm or postmarked by 5pm if you are mailing the application in. Click here to view scholarship application and requirements. #FDS2019

Now Accepting Scholarship Applications!

2019 Guadalupe A. Reyes Scholarship Application Due April 12th, 2019! It is that time of year again, and we are so excited helping more young people achieve their dreams! Our team, board, leaders, and volunteers are committed to providing opportunities to young people in our community. For decades, Fiesta Del Sol has awarded $1,500 scholarships

25th Ward Candidates Debate

After the election results, the 25th Ward will have a runoff election. Join us on Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 at Benito Juarez Community Academy’s Performing Arts Center for the 25th Ward Candidates Debate. Hear the two candidates, Byron Sigcho Lopez and Alex Acevedo, debate about issues affecting the ward and what they will do if

In honor of Raquel Guerrero.

Last week during the 25th Ward Candidates Forum, we honored the work and legacy of Raquel Guerrero. Raquel was an important person in the building of Pilsen and had a vital role in fighting for the construction of Benito Juarez Community Academy, which at the time was a big need in the community since there

25th Ward Candidates Forum RESCHEDULED

Join us in next week, THURSDAY FEBRUARY 7TH, for the 25thWard Candidates Forum. This is your chance to get to know what each candidate has to say about issues affecting the ward if elected. The forum will take place at Benito Juarez Community Academy’s Performing Arts Center from 7:00pm to 9:00pm, registration will start at 6:00pm. To register please

News and Updates

There’s always something new going on for Fiesta del Sol. Here you’ll find information about the festival, press releases for related events, and updates on what we’re doing year-round. Check back often because there’s always updates!

  • All
  • Announcements
  • Community News
  • Events
  • Fiesta del Sol

2019 Sol Team/Civilian Security Applications

Sol Team and Civilian Security Applications are now available. Both applications are due June 21st by 5pm. Both positions play a big role during the festival and are great opportunities to develop leadership and teamwork skills. The Sol Team position is recommended for youth ages 14-18. Sol Team is a youth initiative in which young

MEGA PASSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

4 day Mega Passes are now available at a discounted price of $45! Purchase yours today to enjoy four full days of fun carnival rides. To purchase online click here. On-site purchasing option available at our Pilsen Neighbors office at 2026 S. Blue Island Ave. Discounted price available till June 14th. After purchasing, you have

Thank you RDS runners!

Thank you to all those who participated in this year’s run. We got over 250 people to register and run to support our mission to create college opportunities for all, regardless of legal status. Check out our official gallery here. Thank you to our in-kind sponsors: Chicago Park District, Chicago White Sox, Trader Joe’s, UIC,

Spend Dia de la Familia with Los White Sox!

Spend your Saturday Night at Guaranteed Rate Field for Dia de la Familia with our friends @loswhitesox as they go against the Detroit Tigers at 6:10 p.m. The first 20,000 fans can receive a Jose Abreu bobblehead, presented by Constellation! Click this link (www.whitesox.com/hispanic) for specially priced tickets and don’t forget that PNCC let you know about

Recorrido del Sol

The deadline for regular priced registration for the Recorrido del Sol is next Friday, April 19th, 2019. Get your ticket and save a couple bucks. Click here to view more details.  

Scholarship Application Deadline

The deadline for our Guadalupe A. Reyes Fiesta del Sol scholarship is Friday, April 12th, 2019 at 5pm or postmarked by 5pm if you are mailing the application in. Click here to view scholarship application and requirements. #FDS2019

Now Accepting Scholarship Applications!

2019 Guadalupe A. Reyes Scholarship Application Due April 12th, 2019! It is that time of year again, and we are so excited helping more young people achieve their dreams! Our team, board, leaders, and volunteers are committed to providing opportunities to young people in our community. For decades, Fiesta Del Sol has awarded $1,500 scholarships

25th Ward Candidates Debate

After the election results, the 25th Ward will have a runoff election. Join us on Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 at Benito Juarez Community Academy’s Performing Arts Center for the 25th Ward Candidates Debate. Hear the two candidates, Byron Sigcho Lopez and Alex Acevedo, debate about issues affecting the ward and what they will do if

In honor of Raquel Guerrero.

Last week during the 25th Ward Candidates Forum, we honored the work and legacy of Raquel Guerrero. Raquel was an important person in the building of Pilsen and had a vital role in fighting for the construction of Benito Juarez Community Academy, which at the time was a big need in the community since there

25th Ward Candidates Forum RESCHEDULED

Join us in next week, THURSDAY FEBRUARY 7TH, for the 25thWard Candidates Forum. This is your chance to get to know what each candidate has to say about issues affecting the ward if elected. The forum will take place at Benito Juarez Community Academy’s Performing Arts Center from 7:00pm to 9:00pm, registration will start at 6:00pm. To register please