Join us Saturday April 22, 2017!
The National Museum of Mexican Art invites you to our annual Día del Niño Health Walk and Family Festival, a celebration of our community’s children and the effort to keep them healthy and happy. Last year, over 40 community organizations joined us in promoting healthy lifestyles to over 2,000 individuals. Help us make this the biggest and best year yet!
Families and Friends
Start your morning with a 2-mile health walk on April 22nd at 10AM beginning at the Museum (1852 W. 19th Street, Chicago, IL 60608) and ending at the UIC Pavilion (525 s. Racine Ave., Chicago, IL 60607). Walkers should arrive for registration at the Museum from 8-9AM. Guests will enjoy a day filled with physical activity, art activities, free health screenings, wellness education, and performances from 11AM-3PM at the UIC Pavilion. Free shuttle transportation will drive guests to and from the Museum and Pavilion throughout the day. Due to our generous sponsors, this event is free to all attendees.
Sponsors and participating organizations must be confirmed by Monday, March 6, 2017, space will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Click here to download the 2017 Día del Niño Sponsorship deck.
Ways your company/organization can participate:
Host a physical activity for children
Offer a hands-on art activity table
Provide fun nutrition education information
Present an interactive game
Provide free giveaways
Nonprofit & Corporate Participants
Participating organizations must be confirmed by Monday, March 6, 2017, space will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Click here to download information on how to sign up your organization.
If you are a school group and would like to know more about reserving free bus transportation to the health walk, please contact Mario@NationalMuseumofMexicanArt.org or 312.433.3950. Groups must be scheduled by Friday, March 17, 2017. The availability of buses is limited and will be reserved on a first come first serve basis.
A special thank you to our generous 2017 sponsors:
Thank you for your continued support. We look forward to celebrating another happy and healthy Día del Niño on Saturday, April 22, 2017.