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Caribbean Festival


This weekend's Caribbean Festival features three days of live music at Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph. Admission is $10, $5 for seniors over 65 and children under 12, and free for children under 6. Tickets are available at 312-559-1212; for more information call 312-427-0266 or go to


Noon Fireworks Sound System with DJ Dave

2:30 Chi-Town Idols

4:30 Aztec Dinero

5:30 Dino Latino

6:00 Mime

7:00 Core Records

7:30 Rafo International Combo

:15 Kafele

9:00 Indika


Noon Chi-Town Idols

2:05 Bro Blanks

2:20 Fireworks Sound System with DJ Swacky

2:40 Jamiah "On Fire" Rogers

3:00 Emmanuel

4:00 Khari Lemuel

4:30 Patrick Meighan

5:00 Sax Preacher

5:30 Pocomania Jamaican Dance Company

6:00 Urban Gypsies

7:00 Jacqueline D.Fraser

:00 Barrington Levy


1:00 Chi-Town Idols

2:00 Maureen Brown

2:30 Urban Gypsies

3:10 Sin City & the Raw Footage Band

3:40 Fireworks Sound System with DJ Lenky

4:00 Belizean Vibes

4:15 Grupo Galan

4:30 Mr.C

5:00 Donkey Man

5:45 Karl Watson & New Dynamics

6:15 West Indies Folk Dance Company

7:00 Lord Rhaburn (see the Treatment)

:30 Maxi Priest

Art accompanying story in printed newspaper (not available in this archive): Maxi Priest.

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