Melrose Park, Village of
1000 N. 25th Avenue
Melrose Park, IL 60160
Fax: (708) 531-5316
Rich in ethnic and cultural diversity, the Village of Melrose Park boasts dozens of authentic Italian and Mexican eateries. But the event that brings this fine cuisine to light is the annual Taste of Melrose Park, held Labor Day Weekend. Second only to the City of Chicago's Taste in size and variety, Melrose Park's Taste offers far more bang for the buck. Every food portion is only $2.00 or less, so be sure to bring your family and a BIG appetite. More than 75 food vendors set up for the 3-day food extravaganza and serve everything from mouth-watering baked Clams and Calamari to homemade Fajitas and Churros.
Only 20 minutes frm downtown Chicago and O'Hare Airport, Melrose Park is conveniently located. While visiting Melrose Park check out Kiddieland a popluar amusement park, that boasts Roller Coaster's, Water Rides, and more. Take in a show at the state of the art 10-screen movie theater. Other notable events attracting thousands of people are the annual Feast of Our Lady of Mr. Carmel and the Hispanic-Fest. Come and see for yourself all that this diverse and frienly village has to offer. Melrose Park welcomes you!