Enjoy an evening hayride through the grounds, followed by a
marshmallow roast and popcorn over an open campfire. Registration
required. Oct. 12, 20 and 26.
Wendy & DB celebrate the debut Children's Music CD "Pockets,
Seasons, Rhymes & Reasons" with lots of surprises in the
celebration. Along with Wendy & DB with their guitars, Geoffrey
Lowe will be on Bass, Dennis Calito on Percussion & Dean
Rolando on Piano. A portion of the proceeds will go to VH1 Save The
Music to help fund school music programs.
Circus In The Parks, featuring Chicago's Midnight Circus, a
high-flying assortment of acrobats, aerialists, clowns,
contortionists and even a dog tours Chicago parks under a brand new
purple and blue little big top. To purchase tickets visit www.CircusInTheParks.org.
One-of-a-kind show features a cast of performers hand-selected
from around the world. The cross-cultural spectacle incorporates
pop and hip-hop music for a modern take on the traditional circus
act. Performances include Caribbean dancers; Irina Markova's comedy
dogs; contortionists; and teeterboard acrobatics. Visit
http://www.universoulcircus.com for information.
The exhibit showcases the creative accomplishments and innovations of one of Chicago's native sons, Walt Disney, and the ongoing legacy of the company that bears his name. Features artifacts that have not been widely seen by the public, including drawings, props, costumes, artwork from classic Disney animation, theme park attractions, TV shows and live action films, plus items from contemporary Disney milestones. Hands-on, interactive stations bring Disney's technological breakthroughs in animation and motion pictures to life. Guests can try recording sound effects, explore Disney's revolutionary MultiPlane film camera and learn to draw some of their favorite Disney characters in the Animation Academy.
During the day, The Fear-less Haunted House
is a lower scare lights-on guided tour.
Explore cool things about nature and plants with your family on
Saturdays and Sundays. Classes include a variety of hands-on
activities and projects for kids 4-10, accompanied by an adult.
Features samplings of the country's finest chocolates, education
sessions about chocolate-related topics, a "Pairings Pavilion,"
live cupcake competition, a cake and pastry,
demonstrations and a life-size replica of the iconic Chicago
Get tangled up in this musical fairy tale
treat. Princes, Princesses, and even Evil Witches find
their happy endings in this story of growing hair and growing up.
Performances run Oct. 19, 2013-Jan. 4, 2014.
It's Halloween and Duck, Pig, Cow and Hen can't wait to
throw a party, complete with apple-bobbing, bottomless candy bowls
and a spook-tacular costume contest. When when mean Farmer Brown
refuses to allow the festivities, it's going to take some clever
trickery to enjoy the tasty treats. Performances
run Oct. 19-Nov. 24, 2013.