Geneva celebrates its Swedish heritage with a
festival featuring American and Swedish food including
a craft beer tent, a carnival, Kids' day, "Geneva's
Got Talent" and Sweden Väst, musical entertainment
and the Grand Parade.
Friday night includes a car show, bands, food and drink. Saturday features kids' attractions, craft show, bands, kid's entertainment stage. Wristbands for all day access to attractions for a wide range of ages, such as kiddie games, a bounce house, a 4-person Euro-Bungy, and more. Enjoy magic shows, a face painter and balloon artist. Excellent food from local restaurants.
A campout designed especially for families complete with
hands-on activity stations, snacks, night hikes and bedtime
stories. Pitch your tent on the lawn inside the Children's Garden
and get ready for a night filled with fun. Bring your own tent.
Light evening snacks and light breakfast included.
Wendy & DB love to get kids singing, wiggling, jumping, dancing and just having a great time. Their original songs encourage children to use their imaginations, teach musical basics like melody and rhythm, and show kids how to have fun with words.
Waterparks, pools and other aquatic facilities around the globe will host local WLSL lessons simultaneously in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record. Participants will be allowed to use the waterpark (10 a.m.-1 p.m.) at no cost.
Learn the truth about bats, what they eat, where they live and how they use echolocation to maneuver around in the dark, then walk the Grove's trails to search for these mysterious creatures.
Kids, parents and friends will be singing, dancing and sneezing during this lively performance by nationally-known singer and musician, Jim Gill.
Tens of thousands of kids and adults at aquatic facilities around the world will unite for the fifth year in a row to set a new Guinness World Record. This event is geared towards youth with limited access or experience with swim instruction. Pre-registration is required: www.fitnationgurnee.com.
Kids make their own dinner and enjoy a post-meal activity such as a food-themed craft, games, yoga or a movie. June 7, 13, 21 and 28.
Kids will get to watch a lifeguard training, eat a pizza lunch, hang out and talk with the lifeguards about their job and pool safety. They will also get an opportunity to sit the guard chair, and try out some simple lifeguard skills.