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Andrade Invites Residents to ‘A Day in the Park’ at Horner Fest

Jun 18, 2015

CHICAGO – Providing fun activities for families in our neighborhoods this summer, state Rep. Jaime Andrade, D-Chicago, is cosponsoring the inaugural "Horner Fest" with Alderman Deb Mell and various civic organizations. The festival will be held on Saturday, June 20th beginning at 3:00 p.m. at Horner Park located at 2741 W Montrose.

“Horner Fest will be a great way for families in our communities to have some fun on a summer weekend,” Andrade said. “I invite residents of the district to come by for some of the activities and entertainment that will be offered at this year’s festival.”

From 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. there will be activities and games for families including face-painting, a scavenger hunt, an inflatable moonwalk, beanbag toss, tug-of-war, volleyball, and a pizza eating contest. In the evening, starting at 7:00 p.m. the Salsa Chicago Mambo All-Stars will be performing. The day will conclude with a movie in the park, “When the Game Stood Tall,” beginning at 9:00 p.m.

“I would like to thank all of the community partners who have helped put together the festival,” Andrade said. “I look forward to seeing the families and neighbors of our community at Horner Fest enjoying the fun activities and entertainment that we have planned.”

For more information contact Rep. Andrade’s full-time constituent services office at 773-267-2880 or or visit