Chicago Korean Festival
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Attendees celebrate Korean culture with food, performances, live music and traditional and modern fashion shows at this 17th annual cultural festival in Albany Park. The B-Boy break dancing battle, singing contest, traditional folk wrestling tournament and a 5K run/walk for families are among activities taking place at the festival. This year's celebration commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Korean War at 2 p.m. on Aug. 18 during the festival opening ceremony. Area veterans are invited to receive a certificate and will be recognized at a wreath honoring presentation.