Night Out In The Parks: Xochitl-Quetzal Aztec Dance

Event Type
Event Description

Experience a journey into Mexico's ancient Aztec culture with music, song and dance with The Chicago Park District. Xochitl-Quetzal Aztec Dance invites you to a dynamic and vibrant performance honoring the heritage of the tradition of La Danza De Los Concheros. Join us as we explore the Aztec world of ceremonial dances and culture. The Aztec Dance preserves and promotes the indigenous heritage of ancient Mexico. We engage all generations in traditional Aztec song and dance. Xochitl-Quetzal means “precious flower” in the Nahuatl Aztec language. In accordance with Be Safe Chicago Guidelines for Parks and Recreation Activities, participants in this activity will be required to wear a mask and practice social distancing at all times while participating. Patrons who are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19 are asked to stay home and join us for an event when symptoms subside.

Running Time
1 hour
Dance Styles
Traditional/Indigenous Dance


Shedd Park

3660 W. 23rd St.
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 762-3168