Features live entertainment, competitions for Best in Show Irish Dogs and Best Lookin’ Men’s Legs in a Kilt, Irish food, Sunday morning mass and arts and crafts, face painting, tattoos and a village-wide Leprechaun Hunt for the wee ones.
Experience a re-created 1890s country fair for the whole family at this living-history farm. Take in entertainment like a flea circus and an acrobatic performance. Join in games, hop on a horse-drawn hayride and more.
Explore the prairies, woodlands, and wetlands of Glacial Park, searching for the items on your scavenger hunt sheet. Bring your completed sheet back to claim a prize.
DuPage Children's Museum, the Illinois Tollway and State Police District 15 help to keep kids safe by providing free safety seat inspections and child identification cards. Certified passenger safety technicians provide safety seat inspections and installations, and specially trained professionals take photographs and fingerprints of children 3 and older and gather information to include on an I.D. card.
Discover how to prepare simple dishes using local and seasonal produce. Food samples and tips for packing a sustainable lunch are included.
At this back-to-school family event, kids can open a student checking or savings account for $5 and get a $15 deposit match from the Monroe Foundation. The first 100 savings accounts opened receive a one-year DuSable Museum membership (limit one per family). Plus, Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable will talk on being an entrepreneur and the importance of saving and finance and Elijah McCoy will be on hand to speak on being an inventor and the importance of saving. Bring a copy of each child's social security card.
Join Neighborhood Parents Network (NPN) & Lil' Kickers for a morning of non-stop fun with friends and family at Chitown Futbol. This event is perfect for toddlers and children of all ages, with something for everyone. Included in the admission price: soccer demonstrations and sample classes, supervised inflatable jump zone; arts, crafts, games and activities; face painting; raffle.
enjoy one of William Shakespeare’s earliest comedies, presented by Wheaton College Arena Theater and Wheaton Park District. Enjoy onsite food vendors and bring a blanket or chairs.
Learn about My Gym's philosophy of health, fitness, and fun. Special offers during back-to-school period.
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.