Join us as 150 + content contributors from more than 15 countries come together for the biggest Mi Casa Holiday event in history!
★ MCH Virtual Weekend and Fundraiser ★
For the complete schedule, and the full experience, download the MCH App as your digital guide and mobile tv
In partnership with Build Chicago and YourPassion1st, for 7 days / 24 hours per day, you’ll view live music, DJ’s, dance, workshops, fitness, art, comedy, cooking, and a young adults pitch competition, with a grand prize of $1500 + more!
Events: It’s Her Turn, Turntables on the Hudson, Uhuru Afrika, West Coast Weekeneder, House in the Park, Dancegruv, , DYWB? Workforce Readiness Festival + more!
Artists: DJ Spinna, Atjazz, Lady Ryan, Terry Hunter, Colette, Karizma, Dulce Rullan, Nickodemus, jojoflores, Gene Farris, Miss Voltaghe, Fred Everything, Djeff, Russoul, Julius the Mad Thinker, DJ Indigo, Boddhi Satva, Kapela, Nimbus, Hallex M + many more!
Dancers: Coflo, Hugo Campos, Kapela, Paulina Pulido, Henrique Bianchini BraveMonk + more!
Comedians: Lori Sommer, Marcelo Hernandez, Leighann lord, Brian Scott Mcfadden + more
One half of all proceeds will go to @YourPassion1st, a non-profit organization who extends resources to young adults in underserved areas, while inspiring them to work in the area of their passion.
About Mi Casa Holiday
Mi Casa Holiday (MCH) is the brainchild of Chicago’s Julius Spates and business partner Jenn Hurst. Jenn Hurst is a successful business owner, and a group travel and hospitality expert. Julius aka the Mad Thinker is a dynamic event producer and a must-see international DJ Talent. In 2009, Julius and Jenn, bridged DJ entertainment events with unique travel concepts to create MCH. Currently in its twelfth season, MCH has evolved into the world’s premier travel and music community. Each season, incredible worldwide destination music events lead up to an electrifying five day season finale that consists of 10 events & over 50 explosive DJ’s, Dancers, recording artists + more in beautiful Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
About Your Passion 1st
YourPassion1st is a community-based mentoring & coaching program focused on inspiring young adults to enter the workforce through art, music, entertainment, sports, and culinary arts. Focused on their creative passions, participants learn employable skills in their preferred industries. Grounded in regenerative community growth development, our approach motivates young people to organize their learning, energy and resources toward an ideal professional future, rather than by reacting to limited professional options based on what is thought to be possible. Through collaborative & synergistic workforce readiness festivals, workshops, & events, we improve communities and inspire and empower young adults to leverage their passion for employment to begin a meaningful career.
About BUILD Chicago
BUILD (Broader Urban Involvement & Leadership Development) is one of Chicago's leading
gang intervention, violence prevention, and youth development organizations. Their mission
is to engage at-risk youth in schools and on the streets to help them realize their potential
and contribute to their communities.