Danza Azteca

Washington Elementary School 914 Ashland Ave, Evanston, Illinois

DANZA AZTECA - CULTURA ANTIGUA Y TRADICIÓN VIVA DE MÉXICO sponsored by the Evanston Public Library! Come learn about the Danza De Los Concheros with the Xochitl-Quetzal Aztec Dance Troupe at Washington Elementary School to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! Free to attend, the performance will take place in the playground Read more…

Movies at the Park: Coco

Lovelace Park Gross Point Rd and Thayer St, Evanston, IL, United States

Join Latino Resources and the Evanston Business Alliance for some family-friendly fun before settling in for the City of Evanston's Starlight Movies in the Park screening of Coco. Coco follows the adventure of 12 year-old Miguel through the Land of the dead where he ultimately discovers his family history.

Una Fiesta Hispana

Fountain Square Davis and Sherman, Evanston, Illinois

Evanston Pride, Inc. presents Una Fiesta Hispana!  The party will include a DJ, concert by Mariachi Sirenas, flamenco dance demonstration, mercado featuring local Latino and LGBTQIA+ merchants, and more!

Celebración de la Herencia Hispana

James Park 300 Dodge Ave, Evanston, Illinois

Celebrate with Latinos in Evanston Northshore! An afternoon of live music, tamales, champurrado, and a prize for best Tipal outfit!

Las Cartas de Frida

Evanston Ecology Center 2024 N. McCormick Blvd., Evanston, Illinois

Las Cartas de Frida (Frida's Letters) is an interdisciplinary, bilingual performance that interprets letters written by renowned painter, Frida Kahlo, to her husband, Diego Rivera, from 1929 until the time of her death. Performed by actress Claudia Renteria and supported by dance by Norbella Aguilar and live music Jaime Garza. Read more…

Transformismo: Queer Latinx Culture in Chicago

Virtual Event

Listen to a discussion of the complex queer Latinx histories, why they should be recognized, and why queer solidarity needs to break free from Chicago neighborhood borders. Speaker, Liliana Macias is a DACA/Undocumented Mexican Queer activist and scholar who is working on her PhD in History at the University of Read more…