CONNECT South Shore Arts Festival runs through Sunday. Eric Williams

South Shore Artists, Businesses Shine During CONNECT, Popping Up On 71st Street This Weekend

After a successful fest in Hyde Park, the Silver Room's Eric Williams was asked to bring the event to South Shore.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.