Telemundo Hispanic Day

Together with Telemundo Chicago, the Chicago Auto Show is designating Friday, Feb.16 as Hispanic Day, in recognition of the rising market of Latino car buyers. 

Dating back to 2007, the Chicago Auto Show has partnered with Telemundo to present Hispanic Day. This year, a vast schedule of events are planned to showcase the vibrancy of the Hispanic culture. A schedule of this year’s events is listed below:

  • 12-2PM   DJ “LALOKERA”
  • 2PM   ZUMBA DANCE - Zumba dancers move fast and have fun while getting exercise.
  • 3PM   FLAMENCO DANCERS - It includes singing, guitar playing, dance, vocalizations, handclapping and finger snapping.
  • 3PM -6PM   Picture taking and autograph signing with CARLOS HERMOSILLO
  • 4PM  MARIMBA - A percussion instrument consisting of a set of wooden bars struck with mallets called knobs to produce musical tones.
  • 5PM  TANGO - A popular dance, and music that originated in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and that has become a highly revered form of art.
  • 6PM  MARIACHI - A type of musical group, originally from Mexico, consisting of at least of four or more musicians that wear charro suits.
    7PM  BALLET FOLKLORICO DANCERS - Folk dance of Mexico (ballet folklórico) covers a wide range of Mexican dance forms.

All of these events take place on the main stage in the North Hall behind cars.com. For a complete listing of events, visit our Events page.

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