Learn about the zoo's cats, from big cats like African lions,
Amur leopards, Amur tigers, and snow leopards to small ones,
including fishing cats and domestic house cats. Plus, special Zoo
Chats and cat-themed crafts and activities for cat lovers of all
Join a keeper-led tour of the Children's Zoo, then head to the
barn to help keepers with morning chores like feeding the cows,
delivering hay to the goats or brushing the animals.
Join Todd, Matt, and D.M. from the White Dad Problems Comedy
Podcast as they dispense horrible parenting advice and let you
laugh at their misery. Tickets on sale now at
Kids enter artist Gino Severini's interpretation of trains by
role-playing engineer, passenger or conductor in a child-size train
and look for objects in an eight-foot wide "hidden pictures" mural
of artist Don Stewart's "Steam Train." Plus, enjoy specially
designed wooden train tables and a huge new interactive crane.
A special exhibit on the history of Girl Scouting, with
special focus on Oak Park, River Forest, and Forest Park. Celebrate
the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Girl
Scouts of the USA.
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
The park will be decorated with pumpkins and colorful
autumn décor. Specialty menus feature caramel apples, chili and
other sweet treats. In addition to rides, animals and
attractions, kids can enjoy a variety of activities, such as a walk
through the kid's haunted house, trick-or-treating (2-3 p.m. Oct.
27 and 28) and a costume contest (1:30-3 p.m. Oct. 27). At
night, Nightmare From North Street Haunted House and
Terrify Trails are open for those 12 and up.
Explore the Arboretum's nine miles of scenic roads by bicycle.
Bring your own or rent regular bicycles, tandems, electric bikes,
burley strollers, wagons and more.
A vegan couple find themselves in a pickle when Harry is
bitten by a werewolf cub. Luckily, Dr. Frank Einstein and Madam
Clara Voyant may have a cure. Meet a campy cast of characters in
this spoof of the horror movies of the 1930s. Audience
members walk to each location to enjoy the unfolding story.
Low-impact hikes (suitable for strollers, walkers and wheelchairs)
are presented on the first Sunday performance of the
Program is managed by Stepping Stones Therapy. Social skills
groups provide interactive and fun opportunities to increase
speech, language, oral-motor, motor planning, socialization and
sensory processing and modulation skills. Visit www.airtastic.com
to request additional information.