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!

  • All
  • Announcements
  • Community News
  • Events

Honorary Street Naming – Inez Loredo

During Labor Day weekend, we celebrated a Fiesta del Sol and life long Pilsen leader, Inez Loredo. Inez Loredo passed away last year on October 7th at the age of 95 years old. Inez was one of most impactful community organizers in the Pilsen Community. Her, along with Teresa Fraga and Mary Gonzales were amongst

Los White Sox Free T-shirt Thursday!

Join us on Thursday, August 30th for Free T-shirt Thursday when the Sox take on the Boston Red Sox! Visit https://bit.ly/2nSea8T and use promo code PNCC for discounted tickets. Compliments of Pilsen Neighbors Community Council and Los White Sox!

12th Annual Pilsen Education Summit

Save the date for the 12th Annual Pilsen Education Summit! This year’s Education Summit will emphasize mental health, social emotional learning, abuse prevention and response resources. More information coming soon. You can register by calling 773-650-4915 or click on the picture below.

Chicago Legal Clinic

Check out some resources regarding expungement from the Chicago Legal Clinic. They are one of the organizations involved in this year’s Fiesta del Sol Expungement Workshop.   Click on the logo below for more information regarding the Chicago Legal Clinic.

THIS YEAR’S EXPUNGEMENT EVENT

Start the process to clear your criminal record! Pilsen Neighbors Community Council & Gamaliel Metro Chicago along with the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court, the Honorable Dorothy Brown will host the 3rd annual community-based, Expungement Workshop. Volunteer attorneys will be on-site to assist with Expungement and Sealing Application Preparation.   Contact garcia.manuel.a@gmail.com with any questions.

White Sox Game Changers: Latinos in Sports Business

Fiesta del Sol is a proud partner of the Chicago White Sox. This year, the White Sox are excited to kick off the Game Changers event series with a pregame panel discussion surrounding “Latinos in Sports Business.” Guests will have the opportunity to engage with White Sox great José Contreras as well as leaders in

College Day – July 27th

Explore your education plans and pathways! Join us for our 3rd annual college day. We will have resources for students and parents. There will be panel discussion and breakout sessions on many topics regarding college. Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to start the college career process! This year’s college day will take place

Job Opportunities with Fiesta Del Sol

Join our team and help us bring another amazing Fiesta Del Sol to Pilsen Chicago! We are looking for energetic, hardworking team members interested in working at the festival. The two applications we have are Sol Team and Civilian Security. Sol Team is recommended for those in high school. Sol Team is responsible for organizing

Food at Fiesta Del Sol

For years we have brought the most amazing food Fiesta Del Sol. 2018 will be no different. Taste your way down Cermak road with these amazing vendors! La Cebollita Grill #2 Tacos, pambazos, enchiladas, flautas, burritos, quesadillas, y Aguas frescas. Ice Cream Las Fuentes Cantaritos Cantaritos, Sodas de: Naranja, Limon, y Toronja. Tequino – Sal,

9 Reasons to Come to Fiesta Del Sol Chicago!

Fiesta Del Sol is the largest Latino festival in the midwest and is back this July 26-28th to welcome Chicagoans and visitors. What started as block party for local residents has become a family tradition for many of the 1 million people who attend each summer. This tradition is over four decades long and we are

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

Honorary Street Naming – Inez Loredo

During Labor Day weekend, we celebrated a Fiesta del Sol and life long Pilsen leader, Inez Loredo. Inez Loredo passed away last year on October 7th at the age of 95 years old. Inez was one of most impactful community organizers in the Pilsen Community. Her, along with Teresa Fraga and Mary Gonzales were amongst

Los White Sox Free T-shirt Thursday!

Join us on Thursday, August 30th for Free T-shirt Thursday when the Sox take on the Boston Red Sox! Visit https://bit.ly/2nSea8T and use promo code PNCC for discounted tickets. Compliments of Pilsen Neighbors Community Council and Los White Sox!

12th Annual Pilsen Education Summit

Save the date for the 12th Annual Pilsen Education Summit! This year’s Education Summit will emphasize mental health, social emotional learning, abuse prevention and response resources. More information coming soon. You can register by calling 773-650-4915 or click on the picture below.

Chicago Legal Clinic

Check out some resources regarding expungement from the Chicago Legal Clinic. They are one of the organizations involved in this year’s Fiesta del Sol Expungement Workshop.   Click on the logo below for more information regarding the Chicago Legal Clinic.

THIS YEAR’S EXPUNGEMENT EVENT

Start the process to clear your criminal record! Pilsen Neighbors Community Council & Gamaliel Metro Chicago along with the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court, the Honorable Dorothy Brown will host the 3rd annual community-based, Expungement Workshop. Volunteer attorneys will be on-site to assist with Expungement and Sealing Application Preparation.   Contact garcia.manuel.a@gmail.com with any questions.

White Sox Game Changers: Latinos in Sports Business

Fiesta del Sol is a proud partner of the Chicago White Sox. This year, the White Sox are excited to kick off the Game Changers event series with a pregame panel discussion surrounding “Latinos in Sports Business.” Guests will have the opportunity to engage with White Sox great José Contreras as well as leaders in

College Day – July 27th

Explore your education plans and pathways! Join us for our 3rd annual college day. We will have resources for students and parents. There will be panel discussion and breakout sessions on many topics regarding college. Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to start the college career process! This year’s college day will take place

Job Opportunities with Fiesta Del Sol

Join our team and help us bring another amazing Fiesta Del Sol to Pilsen Chicago! We are looking for energetic, hardworking team members interested in working at the festival. The two applications we have are Sol Team and Civilian Security. Sol Team is recommended for those in high school. Sol Team is responsible for organizing

Food at Fiesta Del Sol

For years we have brought the most amazing food Fiesta Del Sol. 2018 will be no different. Taste your way down Cermak road with these amazing vendors! La Cebollita Grill #2 Tacos, pambazos, enchiladas, flautas, burritos, quesadillas, y Aguas frescas. Ice Cream Las Fuentes Cantaritos Cantaritos, Sodas de: Naranja, Limon, y Toronja. Tequino – Sal,

9 Reasons to Come to Fiesta Del Sol Chicago!

Fiesta Del Sol is the largest Latino festival in the midwest and is back this July 26-28th to welcome Chicagoans and visitors. What started as block party for local residents has become a family tradition for many of the 1 million people who attend each summer. This tradition is over four decades long and we are