Frequently Asked Questions
What is "Piyesta Pinoy"?
"Philippine Fest" is the largest outdoor Filipino American event in the Chicago area. It is held yearly during the Summer at the Bolingbrook Performing Arts Center. The event hosts many well known artists from the Philippines as well as local talent. Attendees enjoy the variety of food, activities, and shopping! The event is coordinated by the PACF (Philippine American Cultural Foundation) in partnership with the Philippine Consulate General of Chicago and the Village of Bolingbrook.
Date & Time
Saturday, June 13, 2020
11:00AM - 10:00PM
5k Run/Walk starts at 9:00AM.
Sponsor and partner booths, food, concession, arts, crafts and retail vendors are scheduled to open at 11:00AM and close on or before 10:00PM.
Admission to the Festival is FREE. However, Food is at your own expense.
Reserved VIP Seating
Front row seats are reserved for VIPs, Sponsors, Partners, and Donors. VIP Tickets are required to be seated in the Reserved VIP seating area. Security will be enforced.
The Festival and Show will go on rain or shine, unless severe weather conditions are expected. Check the latest weather forecast for the day before leaving home to prepare for expected/unexpected weather changes (i.e., bring umbrellas, raincoats, etc.).
These Items Are Allowed
Low-rise lawn chairs, blankets, umbrellas...as long as they don't block people behind you.
These Items Are Prohibited
Bottled drinks and alcoholic beverages are prohibited. No smoking and No pets allowed in the seating area and on the hill in front of the stage. No guns, No firearms, No sharp objects, No glass bottles.