Event includes a parade at 11 a.m. Saturday, a Chili and BBQ Rib
Cook-Off, music, games and entertainment, including a sports cave
and a kids' area with petting zoo, games, touch-a-truck, euro
bungee and pony and hayrack rides (open 12:30-6 p.m.).
Celebrate the bounty of the season with crafts, games, nature
walks, a falconer show with live birds of prey, pony rides,
hayrides, a campfire, live reptiles to touch and see up close, a
pumpkin hunt and more. Food will be available for purchase. D
Discover the mysteries of nocturnal nature and the Harvest moon.
Program concludes with marshmallows and a campfire. Children must
be accopanied by a registered adult.
Find the answers to questions about flying squirrels while
exploring the outdoors at night in search of the elusive flying
Impress your friends and family with a meal cooked over an open
fire. Learn to cook a delicious entrée and a dessert. Recipes will
be sent home.
Bring stories to life through the recipes featured in both old
and new beloved tales. All recipes are provided. Please bring an
In honor of Nickelodeon's Worldwide Day of Play, the Sport
Center offers a variety of structured, supervised sports, games and
activities, including basketball, volleyball, dodgeball, preschool
tot lot, soccer, T-ball, softball and gymnastic obstacle courses.
Concessions available for purchase.
Circus In The Parks, featuring Chicago's Midnight Circus, a
high-flying assortment of acrobats, aerialists, clowns,
contortionists and even a dog tour six 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. For more
information, visit http://www.universoulcircus.com.
Native speakers from Language Stars provide a 30-minute
interactive FunImmersion program with books, songs and activities
conducted entirely in their native language.