singer. pianist. composer. arranger.

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Akenya at Chicago Poetry Block Party

  • National Museum of Mexican Art 1852 West 19th Street Chicago, IL, 60608 United States (map)

Poetry Foundation, Crescendo Literary, and the National Museum of Mexican Art present the second annual Chicago Poetry Block Party! 

This festival of poetry, music, art, and community on 19th Street and Wolcott Avenue in Pilsen welcomes guests of all ages. There will be writing workshops, visual art activities, games, and a dance party, plus poetic and musical performances in the main stage. 

Performers include Eve Ewing, Nate MarshallThe Happiness Club,Chicago Mariachi ProjectJarochicanosYou Are Here, and Akenya. Hosted by Jasmine Alexandria Barber.

All activities free and open to the public. More details coming soon.

Additional information at http://poet.ly/ifx430cQMhC

Earlier Event: July 8
Akenya at Bottom Lounge
Later Event: August 19
Akenya at Lincoln Hall