About En El Rio de Peoria
Representative of the Illinois River's economic and cultural significance in Peoria, "En el Rio" pays tribute to the river and the Greater Peoria Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's annual festival of the same name.
Sobre En El Rio de Peoria
El nombre Peoria en el Río, representa el Río Illinois y su significado en la economía y cultura de Peoria. El apodo rinde tributo al río y la festival anual que celebra la Cámara de Comercio Hispana de Peoria o en inglés, Great Peoria Hispanic Chamber of Commerce que lleva el mismo nombre.
All five games (May 15, June 19, July 26, August 9 and September 4) will feature Latin-themed music, games, food options, education, entertainment while including and honoring the Central Illinois Latino community and the 2020 Chiefs players/coaches from Latin America.
The Chiefs are celebrating Latino Heritage during the 2020 season, and will be transforming into En el Rio de Peoria as part of Minor League Baseball's Copa de la Diversion inititiative. For these 5 games (May 15, June 19, July 26, August 9 and September 4) the team will wear special jerseys and hats. The jerseys will be auctioned on September 4. Fans will be able to bid on jerseys from anywhere in the world from their computer or mobile device.
NOTE: Jersey numbers and players are subject to change based on roster moves.
More information about the jersey auction will be announced at a later date.