Posts tagged "Rhymefest"

Chicago's Home Grown Talent

Michael Scott, Jr. (CWMF Executive Director on behalf of the Chicago Park District), Mayor, Michelle Geddes (CWMF Event Producer)
The Chicago West Side Music Festival launched the only free concert series on the westside this past Saturday (July 21st). Grammy Award winning artist Rhymefest hosted the “Chicago’s Home Grown Talent” concert which featured some of the city’s top performing artist. This important community event  took place in Douglas Park drawing a successful and peaceful turnout in... Read more »

The 2nd Annual Taste of WVON

Yesterday I had the opportunity to co-host the 2nd Annual Taste of WVON. As a co-host it was my duty walk around the grounds and find people to interview, such as: vendors, performers, WVON radio personalities and the facilitators responsible for putting together this awesome community event. Located at Lorraine Dixon Park on 87th & Dauphin,... Read more »
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