The event features Greek food, cooking demonstrations, live Greek music and dancing. Kid's Korner is a secure area where kids can enjoy face painting, crafts and more. Tours of the church are also available.
Enjoy cuisine from River North restaurants, merchants, artists, music and a Kids' Zone with family entertainment, a newly renovated playground, dancing, face painters, stilt walkers, balloon artists and various demos from local schools and organizations. This year there will also be a new educational element under a large big top tent with interactive games provided by Lurie and Kohl's.
Games, activities, and crafts based around the theme of the day. A snack is provided. Dress appropriately for the weather and wear good walking shoes, as we will be spending much of the time outdoors.
Explore the sculpture park with trained docents. Kids get a bit of culture and art education, but aren't expected to be sit still, be quiet and never touch anything. May 18, June 22, July 27, Aug. 24 and Sept. 28.
Design a crazy hat, make your own mask, and cobble together a device you can use to knock things down as we get into the science behind this physics phenomenon.
Enjoy free tours and refreshments, try your hand at the Froebel Blocks that influenced Wright, and pose for pictures with Frank.
Travel by motor coach to a new quarry to collect Ordovician Period (450 million years old) marine fossils in dolomitic limestone. Collectable fossils include: brachiopods, cephalopods, corals, crinoids, gastropods, and more.
In this audience participation program, the audience draws letters out of a hat. The staff has a fun activity to correspond with each letter drawn. Stories, songs, jokes and maybe even some dancing—no one knows until it’s happening.
Event includes 12 games of Bingo, a snack, pizza and a drink, and prizes for everyone. July 18, Dec. 29.