Features artwork, live music, food and kids'
The wreath laying ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. at the Eternal
Flame on Daley Plaza. The parade kicks off at noon and proceeds
south on State Street from Lake Street to Van Buren Street.
Participants include many area high schools' Drum and Bugle Corps
as well as many veterans groups.
Families can make lunch over a campfire using a variety of outdoor cooking techniques. All food and equipment is provided for a three-course meal. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Wonder Works will be planting seeds and seedlings for various herbs, fruits and vegetables.
Features canine agility demonstrations and equestrian performances by a variety of riding groups. Join kids activities like fishing and archery, hayrides, tours of the historic buildings and more.
Features a live DJ with age appropriate music. All adults must be accompanied by a child.
Chicagoland's largest retail and wholesale show for rockhounds features 30+ nationally known dealers, exhibits by museums and private collectors, artisan demonstrations Kids's Korner, silent auction, door prizes, geode cracking, gold panning, fossil preparation, and much more. Six Chicago-area clubs present this regional show.
Includes rides, food and fun. Proceeds provide funding for the awarding of scholarships and other community projects.
Enter a tree house village filled with adventure and
imagination. Play, make believe, and become part of the trees'
ever-changing tale. The exhibition is comprised of six fun-filled,
educational tree houses, aimed at kids 2-10.
Outdoor butterfly garden where visitors can immerse
themselves with hundreds of live tropical butterfly species from
around the world. A field guide is
available to help visitors identify dozens of species in the
exhibition. Visitors can also observe butterflies hatching through
a window into the pupa emergence room.