The Horner Park Advisory Council, along with HPWNA and five other neighborhood organizations surrounding the park, is throwing a fun-filled day loaded with activities. Horner Fest is also made possible by the generous support of 33rd Ward Alderman Deb Mell, Ill. State Sen. Iris Martinez and Ill. State Rep. Jaime Andrade. The day’s schedule is as follows:
Morning & All-day Activities
Farmers market, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Over a dozen vendors, live music, great food, plants and produce. Located by the park field house at Montrose and California.
Riverfront walking tours, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Join the US Army Corp of Engineers as they conduct guided tours of the construction zone in the park along the river. This is a once-a-year opportunity to see the progress of the riverfront restoration and new waterfront trail. Very limited capacity; visit hornerpark.org for schedule and registration. Note: No open-toed shoes allowed.