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    Name: 50th Annual International Houby Fest 2018
    Date: October 4, 2018 - October 7, 2018
    Event Description:

    The 50th annual International Houby Fest sponsored by the City of Berwyn and Town of Cicero will take place from Thurs, Oct 4 through Sun, Oct 7 Celebrating 50 Years of Houby. This year's theme will be Honoring Our Military: Duty * Honor * Country.

    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.

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    Parade begins in Cicero on 54th Ave at Unity Junior High School. Parking available.
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, October 4 through Sunday, October 7, 2018
    Contact Information:
    For more information, contact Cynthia at (708) 656-3600 Ext. 288.
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