Festival Cubano 2019

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Riis Park

6100 West Fullerton Avenue

Chicago, IL 60639

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2019 Marks the 10th Anniverary of Festival Cubano.

The 10th Annual Festival Cubano returns featuring Grammy Award winning artist, 30 of the top restaurants in the Midwest, over 75 merch and retail vendors, Carnival rides and games, hand-rolled cigars, domino tournaments, Classic Vintage Cars, The Boxing Corner, NEW VIP Experience, Music & Dance Workshops, traditional rumba parades and much more.

FESTIVAL FEATURES
VIP Experience
The all new Festival Cubano VIP Experience. Enjoy our premier VIP Lounges with direct stage sight-lines to see your favorite artist without obstructions. Complimentary food and drinks. Private parking, Massage chairs, 80s arcade games, pool tables, balcony seating with a clear view overseeing the festival grounds and much more.

Carnival Rides & Games
Fun, Fun, Fun! What else can you say about Carnival Rides and games. We have over 30 rides including the Giant Wheel, Thunder Bolt, Tilt-A-Whirl, Touch Down, power surge, Rock Star, Yo Yo, Zipper and a variety of kiddy ride

Hand Rolled Cigars
Experience the art of hand rolled cigars.
Premium cigars are hand-rolled on site by Master Cigar Makers from Cuba and the Dominican Republic. The cigars are made using the finest Cuban-shredded tobaccos from the Dominican Republic, Honduras and Nicaragua.

Classic Vintage Cars
If there’s a product Cuba is famous for other than cigars - it’s cars. We have over 15 Vintage 1950s -70s classics. Come see these vintage beauty’s such as, the 1957 Chevy Bel Air, 1950s Ford Fairlane, 1960s Ford Falcon and 1959 Chevy Impala

Dominoes
The game of dominoes is the national game of Cuba. For many, the game is a daily social event that combines competition with camaraderie. In all of Cuba, Double Nine (55-piece dominoes) is the most widely played version of dominoes. At Festival Cubano the stakes are high as players compete for cash prizes, trophy’s and bragging rights.

Music & Dance Workshops
Join top instructors from the Old town school of folk music in this dynamic 101 workshops of dance and music. Learn how to play congas and timbales and dance to the sounds of Cuban and other Latin rhythms

The Boxing Corner
Organized by Israel Gonzalez, founder of the NEIU Boxing Club and Izzy Duz It Fitness, a program designed to promote health and wellness through boxing, kick boxing, total body conditioning and toning. The corner will feature a series of matches among local boxing champions


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