Town President Larry Dominick and the Department of Special Events presents Cicero’s American Fest Celebration on June 28th – July 1st at the Cicero Fairgrounds.
You may have seen the notice in this month’s Town News that Cicero Vehicle Stickers expire at the end of June. Stickers cost just $50 per vehicle and seniors, military members and veterans, and disabled residents get their first sticker for free. The best thing to do to avoid the long lines and wait times in June is renew your sticker today.
Houby is turning 50 and the Office of Special Events needs your help! The annual Houby International Festival runs from Oct. 4-7 this year, a joint celebration with the Town of Cicero and City of Berwyn. The celebration ends with the Houby Day Parade running down Cermak Avenue between both towns. To help with the celebrations, the Office of Special Events is looking for memorabilia, old T-shirts and pictures that can be used for a [Learn More]
Keeping with the tradition of community pride, residents and organizations gathered together on May 12 for the annual Cicero Clean-Up Day. As weather warms up throughout Chicago, Cicero civic organizations, Districts 99 and 201 student groups, and a host of residents gather to clean up the town’s streets, lawns and sidewalks, removing debris left over from winter and picking up trash left by passersby. “Keeping our town clean is a way to maintain pride in [Learn More]
Cicero kicked off the summer with its annual Cinco de Mayo, the largest of its kind in the Chicagoland area. Hosted by Town President Larry Dominick and the Cicero Mexican Cultural Committee, the annual celebration of Mexican culture brought in record crowds to listen to live bands, munch on delicious fair food, enjoy carnival rides and games, and celebrate the start of a full slate of summer activities in the town. The four-day festival at [Learn More]
Cicero’s Greek community pulled out all the stops for its annual Greek Independence Day Ceremony on April 11. The Community Center event showcased the many Greek business and community leaders who have contributed to Cicero’s success and included a large spread of meats, vegetables, fruits and other treats. Greek Independence Day celebrates the victory over the Ottoman Empire in the early 19th Century, the first time any nation succeeded in a war against the Middle [Learn More]