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Festival of Colors
September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
The Skokie Park District and Urban Convene, a West Ridge community event space is hosting the first-annual Festival of Color in Skokie on Sunday, September 8th, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m at Oakton Park.
Skokie is one of the most culturally diverse neighborhoods, said Susan Patel, managing Partner of Urban Convene.
“Skokie’s Festival of Colors will be a festival to bring people of all cultures and backgrounds together. It will be a day for families to spend time with each other before ringing in the new school year,” said Patel
The Festival of Colors will feature family activities, a merchandise bazaar, ethnic arts and crafts, ethnic cuisine and food trucks, music and upbeat cultural entertainment, a dance party and the throwing of colors. Organic based colors will be available for purchase, and there will be a separate area for attendees to enjoy throwing the colors.