The 38th Annual McDonald’s Chinatown Summer Fair was Sunday, July 16, 2017, 10am-7pm. Mark your calendars for next year’s fair on Saturday, July 15, 2018. This neighborhood street festival opened with a Lion Dance procession at 12:30 p.m., a welcome at 1 p.m. on the Main Stage, followed by Asian performances, Kung Fu demonstrations, A Taste of Chinatown’s Restaurants & Unique Gift Shops, Art’s & Craft’s exhibits, street vendors with an array of merchandise, a children’s area with pony rides and petting zoo–a fabulous family event !!! Be sure to stop by the McDonald’s Family Pavilion tent and sample McCafe beverages at the McDonald’s Sampling Vehicle.
This iconic event is one of the most ethnically unique outdoor events in Chicago and the Midwest. Attracting more than 40,000 people from throughout the region, Chinatown Summer Fair is a true celebration of Far East beauty and culture including food, art and music located on Wentworth Avenue from Cermak Avenue to 24th Place in Chicago.