Chicago celebrates El Dia de Los Ninos

November 15, 2009 4:10:38 PM PST
The 11th annual Dia de Los Ninos Parade was a colorful celebration Saturday as crowds of adults and children took part in the festivities in held in the Pilsen neighborhood.Organizers estimate about 5,000 people attended the parade during which state's attorney Anita Alvarez acted as the grand marshal.

ABC7 Chicago's Theresa Gutierrez served as the parade's honorary chairperson.

El Dia de Los Ninos is celebrated in Mexico and in Latin American countries April 30.