This series presents the music, arts, and culture of Rockford’s Latino community. All ages will enjoy the Mexican, Tejano, and Caribbean music in a pleasant, family-friendly environment.
June 25 - Talent Competition 2:30-4:00pm Featuring Inkonfundible Banda 30/30, this Guanajuato style band is from right here in Rockford! Enjoy Grupo Bajo Llave, a five piece band also from Rockford, and Piel de Cobre a newly formed group playing a variety of Mexican sounds.
August 20 - Talent Competition: 2:30-4:00 pm Featuring Banda La Enkantadora, A 15-member group playing traditional banda music. Also enjoy Grupo Bachata Blue, playing bachata, merengue, cumbia, and salsa styles!
Directions: Levings Park - 1420 S. Pierpont Ave., Rockford, IL 61102 - From I-90: Go west on E. State St. to downtown Rockford; turn south on IL 2, which will become S. Main St. Turn right on Montague to Pierpont and turn right. From the west: Go east on Business 20 (W. State St.) to Pierpont. Turn right and go south on Pierpont to the park. From the south: Go west on US 20 Bypass to Montague Rd. Exit north on Montague and then turn left on Pierpont.