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May 19-21, 2017

Lakeview, 3100 North Ashland Ave.

Chicago, IL 60657

Friday, 5-10pm; Saturday & Sunday, 12-10pm

$10 at gate, or tickets are available online at

Mayfest is Chicago’s annual kick-off event for summer our festival season. Join us this year as we celebrate our 22nd year and we’ll promise to give you a weekend of endless fun.


Mole de MayoMole de Mayo

May 26-28, 2017

Pilsen, 18th St. at Ashland Ave.

Chicago, IL 60608

Friday, 5-10pm; Saturday, 12-10pm; Sunday, 12-9pm

FREE Admission; $5 suggested donation

Being held at Ashland and 18th Street in Chicago’s historic Pilsen neighborhood, the 8th annual Mole de Mayo festival will feature mole, pitting local chefs and restaurants against one another to find out whose version of the Mexican staple is best.