The Latino Book & Family Festival is taking place this weekend in Cicero.
The 13th annual festival, presented by actor Edward James Olmos, will feature dozens of authors, educational workshops, book signings, poetry readings, children's events, live entertainment and exhibitor booths.
The event will be at Unity school, 2100 S. Laramie Ave., and is free and open to the public. It runs 12 to 7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. It also is sponsored by the town of Cicero, which now has a majority Latino population.