Latinx Heritage Month Opening Celebration

Lecture Series

Thursday, October 3, 2019


Assembly Hall

Join International House Global Voices Program and Latinx Heritage Month Committee for a fun night celebrating Latinx heritage. Intended to kick-start a month-long series of events celebrating Latinx heritage, this opening program will include a live band and DJ from Chicago's premier Latin Dance Party, ¡Pachanga!, food from various Latin American countries, and local Latinx vendors. Collaborating with various Chicago institutions including Navy Pier and the Chicago World Music Festival, ¡Pachanga! explores independent music from the Midwest and discovers new talent from across the country. For a taste of ¡Pachanga!, see footage from their Wicker Park event here, and read about them here

Free and open to the public. Registration required at

This program is presented by the International House Global Voices Performing Arts and Lecture Series and UChicago Latinx Heritage Month Committee. 

Learn more about Latinx Heritage Month at UChicago here