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Brighton Park Festival raises funds to renovate Kelly Park

Saturday, September 21, 2013
A big crowd turned out Saturday for the first-ever Brighton Park Festival held at Kelly Park on the citys Southwest Side.

A big crowd turned out Saturday for the first-ever Brighton Park Festival held at Kelly Park on the city's Southwest Side.

A big crowd turned out Saturday for the first-ever Brighton Park Festival held at Kelly Park on the city's Southwest Side.

The goal was to raise the $3.4 million needed to renovate Kelly Park.

The event was the second fundraiser this month.

Organizers say the project is a long time coming and will help make the community safer.

Attendees of the festival enjoyed live music, games, soccer, food and more.

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