Anchored by 51st Ward Books, Chicago's first Spanish & Bilingual children's bookstore, 51st Ward Books & Amigxs Mercadito Navideño is a Christmas holiday retail pop-up highlighting books, toys, and Latinx culture-inspired gifts for children. The shop features Confeti Games, Panaderia Peluche, Patty's Bags, Pasele Señito, and weekend pop-ups by local artists and makers. Shop for the best of Chicago's local Latinx makers and exclusive merchandise from Hola Amigo, Hola Mijas Bonitas, and more!
51st Ward Books & Amigxs Mercadito Navideño is co-located in Pilsen Arts & Community House, 1637 W. 18th Street, in the heart of Pilsen. Shop hours are Wednesday-Sunday from 12pm-6pm through 12/19. Shop hours 12/20 - 12/24 are 11am-7pm. Check www.pilsenartscommunityhouse.org for store hours updates.