Includes traditional Greek food, beer, wine, ouzo, soft drinks, Greek pastries, live Greek music by the John Linardakis Band, Greek dancing, children's games, souvenir shop, and tours of the Cathedral.
Three days of carnival-style family fun in beautiful
Everts Park, featuring great tastes of the North Shore, live music,
a beer garden, and plenty of new and exciting carnival rides for
Use microscopes to discover all of the magnificent microscopic
creatures that call Wonder Pond home.
Canoes can hold up to two adults and two children at least 6 years or older. Children must be closely supervised by an adult. Lunch, transportation, and all canoe equipment will be provided. Life jackets will be supplied and must be worn for your safety.
Put on a bee suit and visit the hives to see what the bees are doing to get ready for honey harvest. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. All participants must wear closed shoes and tall socks to visit the hives. June 28, Aug. 3.
Includes interactive games and activities about pigs and soybeans in the main entrance and the Farm-in-the-Zoo area. Children will receive a special map to solve a “farm to food” puzzle and there are plenty of prizes and pork samples for all.
Learn about native pollinators, meet a beekeeper and find ways to be pollinator friendly with hikes, crafts and activities.
Catch Yellow Perch and engage in some friendly competition at this all-ages event. Participants must register to enter the competition and will receive a voucher for $5 parking at the Navy Pier garages and a free raffle ticket. There will be a limited amount of rods and reels for the public to borrow, however participants are encouraged to bring their own. Prizes will be awarded for biggest creel and biggest lake perch. A valid fishing license is required for participants 16 years and older.
Kids, parents and grandparents alike will love singing and
dancing to this award-winning group's music. Lawn seating; chairs
and blankets welcome.
Interact with a variety of WWII reenactors to learn about military and civilian life. Explore the impact that the war had on an international, national, and local scale.