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48th Annual International Houby Fest

September 29, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - October 2, 2016 @ 11:00 pm

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September 29, 2016 6:00 pm
October 2, 2016 11:00 pm
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Cermak Road
(708) 990-3926
Begins at Cermak Rd & Central Ave in Cicero and ends at Cermak Rd & Wesley Ave, Berwyn, 60402
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Town of Cicero & City of Berwyn

The 48th annual International Houby Fest sponsored by the City of Berwyn and Town of Cicero will take place from Thurs, Sept 29 through Sun, Oct 2.

Beginning in 1968, the Houby Festival has celebrated the Czech and Slovak heritage and annual harvest with the symbolic “Houby,” the Czech/Slovak word for mushroom. Our time honored event draws over 15,000 enthusiastic spectators along our main street and remains as one of Berwyn & Cicero’s most popular events. In a wonderful display of cultural unity, the festival is now celebrated by different ethnicities and backgrounds from the surrounding community.

Houby Festival Carnival
Thurs, 9/29 – Sun, 10/2 from 6:00PM – 11:00PM
Vacin Parkway / Lombard Ave. to Austin Blvd.
See poster below for line-up of live music

The parade runs from Noon-4PM on Sun, Oct 2. The procession of floats begins in Cicero on Cermak Rd & Central Ave and will travel west into Berwyn ending at Cermak Rd & Wesley Ave. Stick around to enjoy the vendors and music available at the fest.

berwyn houby festival parade