Wednesday, October 10, 2012Submit An Event
Breathe in the crisp fall air as you enter the zoo through a cornstalk lined path, hear the crunch of the leaves underneath your feet, listen to the children conquering the straw pyramid or enjoy the sight of thousands of pumpkins on display. Nature-made fall decorations, including pumpkins, gourds and corn stalks, available to purchase.
Where: Cosley Zoo
When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary, Tweens, Teens, Family/All Ages, Adults
Cost: Regular admission; cost of pumpkins varies
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Board a Safari Hay Ride outfitted with 20 Zombie Slaying paintball guns, mounted turret style. Once aboard, you will be ferried to the grounds via a tractor tow, where the Zombies will attack from all sides
Where: Odyssey Fun World Tinley Park
When: 7 p.m.-midnight
Ages: Elementary, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Cost: $15; extra paintballs can be purchased for $8 for 75.
Weaving together dream-like narratives of the assassinations and attempted assassinations of the U.S. presidents, this musical comedy brings to light the pain of alienation, regret, and isolation that underlies each character's failure to achieve the American Dream. Previews Oct. 10; the show runs through Nov. 10. Performances are Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. (Nov. 6 only), Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. (Oct. 10 only); Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday at 7 p.m. For tickets or more information visit assassins-chicago.com.
Where: Viaduct Theatre
Ages: Tweens, Teens
Cost: Tickets are $45.