Enjoy live music, food vendors, a carnival, bingo, Fourth of July fireworks and a car show at Oak Fest.
Frontier Days features family friendly activities, live music, a carnival, a Fourth of July parade and a craft market.
Step inside the Starlab portable planetarium and take a tour of the night sky. Learn to identify constellations and discover stories told about them for centuries, then head outside to practice your identifying skills. Kids must be accompanied by a participating adult.
After a storytelling session of design-focused children’s books, members of the education department lead young children and their caregivers in creating a project based on the subject of the story. Guests will explore architecture, design and the city of Chicago, and work with others to build something to take home. July 1: Larry Gets Lost in Chicago.
Add bursts of color to a communal fireworks mural.
Experience the majesty of music and movement intertwined with mindfulness with this hands-on muli-disciplinary experience guided by Ms Carol Swann. Children develop and improve their music ability, motor coordination and social skills through music, creative play and storytelling.
Toys in the 1900s were simple but lots of fun to tug and pull. Come back in time and imagine how children played in the 1900s. Create a wooden toy and paper dolls.
The free public performance will feature a program of full orchestral works performed by CYSO’s inaugural summer orchestra, as well as collaborative performances and thrilling surprises with Blue Man Group.
Put on red, white and blue and search for flags hidden throughout the park. Enjoy ice cream after the hunt. Activities also include patriotic-themed games and crafts.
Hoffman Estates, Hanover Township and the Park District of Hoffman Estates host a celebration that features the region's largest fireworks show, carnival rides for the whole family, food and drink offerings, live nightly music and free parking. Sunday is Family Day, with animals, balloons, pony rides, touch-a-truck and a Ralph's World performance.