Are your kids a little restless? If you’re looking for new activities and places to hang out with your tots, kids, tweens, or teens, this guide will help you get past the cabin fever and do a little family bonding that’s fun, not forced. Whether you’re a Chicagoland native or traveling to Chi-town for the […]
Family Activities in Chicago
We’re starting a monthly event post, so that you can keep track of the amazing activities here in the area. The focus is on free, family-friendly entertainment. Spend less time cleaning and more time with your family! If you have any tips, or an event you would like to feature on our blog in the coming months, let us know!
We’re lucky in Chicago. Almost any place you look for good food you’ll find it, and our city’s food blogs are no exception. Covering everything from home cooking for specialized diets to high-end restaurant reviews and where to find the city’s best pizzas, the blogs here caught our attention for their quality and style. In […]
Halloween is approaching quickly, and as summer weather gives in to windy fall days and autumn foliage, Arlington Heights events continue to offer a wide variety of activities for adults and children of all ages. This year’s Farmer’ Market is coming to a close in October; the last one is scheduled for Saturday the 11th, […]
Summer winds to a close with a series of exciting and free family events in Arlington Heights and nearby Wheeling, IL. From concerts to car shows and tai chi, there’s sure to be an event your family loves in this line up. If you’d like to tell us about an upcoming even in Arlington Heights […]
Looking for a family-friendly, affordable activity in The Windy City this August? We’ve pulled together some of the month’s best events for families with children of all ages, and the best part is that most of them are free. Let your budget relax and unwind with your family at these great area activities. While your […]
The summer activities in Chi-Town are plentiful – the only challenge you’ll face is finding enough time to do everything. In this event list, we’ve provided you with the Chicago events that bring smiles to our families year after year – family-friendly, cheap or free, and local. Enjoy! Lisle’s Eyes to the Skies Balloon Festival […]
Summer is one of the best seasons to be a Chicagoan. Ok – all seasons are great…but summer offers so many events that it’s hard to decide where to start having fun, and impossible to stop. June is the kick-off for fun times in the city. Mom had her day in May. This month is […]
After a long, cold winter and an unpredictable Spring, May is the month when Chicago finally comes back to life. Neighborhood festivals kick off around the city this month, and the farmers’ markets are starting their delivery of fresh and delicious products. But that’s not all that’s happening this month. Don’t miss these Chicago May […]
April is an action-packed month in Chicago. The first signs of Spring are here, finally. Now that you can head out as a family without looking like you prepped for an arctic expedition, we’ve put together a list of fun-filled events for you to check out! Chicago Events April 2014 Gluten and Allergen-Free Expo April […]
See the season through an abundance of events happening around neighborhoods in Northwest Chicago. From Elmhurst to Park Ridge to Arlington Heights, there’s something going on for everyone in this vibrant city preparing for the festive season.