Festival helps celebrate, support and promote this mission of peace andnon-violence amongst our communities. Features a variety of activities for all children and families to experience, including interactive classes and workshops, a family scavenger hunt, music, a dance party, art studio and fire performance. The Kids’ Table and Chicago Kids Yoga LLC will provide free snacks and VitaCoco brings beverages.
Event includes healthy food and drinks, interactive workshops,
classes and presentations, an art studio, 2 music stages, family
scavenger hunt, family friendly fire jam, Chic-a-go-go dance party
(being filmed on-site), acro yoga demonstrations, yoga slack
lining, henna artists, drum bands, photo booth, mindful business
expo and face painting.
Free sculpture-making event for kids. Supplies are provided.
Highlights include a bouncy house, games, face painting, crafts, activities and complimentary snacks.
Take a nature hike, go fishing, learn basic camping principles and enjoy a campfire. Learn basic camping skills from our experts; camping and fishing equipment will be provided. Bring your own sleeping bag and brown bag lunches. Hotdogs and marshmallows will be provided.
A unique, non-competitive adventure that takes bicyclists throughout Palatine, starting and stopping at six locations, tasting chocolate treats along the way. All profits go to an all-volunteer senior dog rescue organization, Young at Heart, whowill have some of their adoptable pets available to meet at one of the stops. Basic ride is 10-11 miles, mostly flat.
Try out some goofy faces, learn a wacky walk or build an arsenal of original knock-knock jokes. Once your material is ready, it's time to hit the stage and showcase your best bits at the Children's Museum's own comedy club.
Exhibit highlights the longtime rivalry between the fans of these two storied teams. This cultural history exposé covers all the bases of the crosstown rivalry to examine concepts of loyalty and fandom through videos of each team’s colorful supporters; interviews with former players, sports journalists and broadcasters; and fan souvenirs and ephemera.
Exhibit commemorates the 40th anniversaries of 1970's Saturday morning cartoons that featured positive black characters for the first time in television history. It was the first time that cartoons like Josie And The Pussy Cats, Kid Power and Star Trek featured strong, positive black female characters. It was also the first time that black people like Bill Cosby and Berry Gordy led the development of animated television programming featuring black characters.
A live show that takes adventurous space explorers on an
immersive tour of the Solar System. Set in the future,
Destination Solar System flies audiences
from one end of the Solar System to the other in under 30 minutes,
from sizzling solar flares on the Sun to liquid methane lakes on
Saturn's moon, Titan. Passengers can travel hundreds of millions of
miles in just seconds on an adventure-filled tour led by Jesse, an
enthusiastic, knowledgeable yet "green" tour guide, and MAX, a
highly advanced, fully integrated onboard computer.