Holi Celebration at Navy Pier w/ Zeshan B, Surabhi, Bollywood Groove, & more!

Presented by ComEd:

Join us for Global Connections, a celebration of the diverse people and cultures that make up Chicago’s local character. Each of the free events, at the Aon Grand Ballroom, in this series at Navy Pier will feature music, dance, art and more from a variety of cultures, promising an exciting and enriching experience for all ages and cultural backgrounds.

(3/4) Global Connections: Holi

Join us in the Aon Grand Ballroom for a Hindu spring festival celebrated in India and Nepal, also known as the “festival of colors” or the “festival of love.”

Music and Performances by:
Funkadesi
Zeshan B
Surabhi Ensemble
Mandala Arts
Bollywood Groove
Cabinet of Curiosity Events

For more info on Global Connections, visit: https://navypier.org/…/programming-even…/global-connections/

First Show of 2018: MLK Day at City Winery w/ DJ REDLOX

This polycultural party returns to City Winery with their first public performance since their 21st Anniversary Concerts last month! Come enjoy a dining, concert, and dance experience set to a live Bolly-Reggae-Bhangra-Funk-Caribbean explosion!

Funkadesi proudly hails from Chicago, representing the diverse multi-ethnic communities within the city. What distinguishes Funkadesi as a group is each band member’s unique and uncompromised cultural/musical contribution merging to create one unifying sound and vision. Chicago Reader’s Best of Chicago 2014 named Funkadesi the Best International/World Music Band 2014. Contagious fun!

 

JUST ADDED: DJ Redlox returns from a year and a half in Indonesia.  What will he cook up? There is only one way to find out!

SELECT SEATS: http://www.citywinery.com/chicago/tickets/funkadesi-1-15-18.html

Funkadesi 21st Anniversary Concert!

Funkadesi celebrates 21 years of togetherness, as always, with special guests . . . .

Sunday, 12/3, 8pm show — intimate concert at Szold Hall.  (Also look for 6pm family show).

BUY TIX NOW — limited seats!  Click below:

http://www.oldtownschool.org/concerts/2017/12-03-2017-funkadesi/

Funkadesi @ Hot Dog Fest!

Funkadesi returns to Hot Dog Fest Sunday Aug 13, 3;45pm just behind the Chicago Historical Society!  For details and a full weekend schedule of the fab line-up, visit:

http://chicagohistory.org/2017hotdogfest