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Neighborhoods of the World Continues to Travel the Globe

February 24, 2015

February may be coming to a close, but Neighborhoods of The World presented by ComEd keeps circling the globe every Sunday through the end of March. Join us from noon to 3 p.m. inside the tropical oasis of the Crystal Gardens for this free, annual cultural celebration.

Previously, we highlighted the cultures of Italy, India, and Africa. With five weeks left, let us give you a taste of what else is to come in this series.

March 1: Chinese Celebration and Celebrate Chinese New Year

In partnership with the Chinese Fine Arts Society we celebrate the Chinese New Year. Experience the food and art of the Chinese culture and ring in 2015, the Year of the Sheep!

March 8: Celebrate Lithuania

We’ve partnered with the Consulate General of Lithuania to celebrate the northern European country. Learn about the history and culture through activities, art, food and more.

March 15: Philippine Celebration

The Consulate General Philippines and Philippine American Cultural Foundation bring you the Philippine Celebration. This Asian-Pacific island has an incredibly rich history and culture.

March 22: Greek Celebration

The Consulate General of Greece brings you the Greek Celebration. Greece is known as the cradle of civilization and was home to humanity’s most influential philosophers.

March 29: Celebrate Mexico

The Mexico Tourism Board and Consulate General of Mexico help host Celebrate Mexico. Come learn about our neighbor to the south in a day filled with fun activities and delicious food.

From folk music to delicious cuisine, creative crafts to traditional clothing, you’re bound to broaden your horizons in ways you never would have expected – all without ever leaving your backyard! Find more information about Neighborhoods of the World presented by ComEd at Navy Pier here.


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