Redmoon and its collaborators will be leading free workshops for
community members. In these workshops, community members will be
invited to learn the art of spoken word, drumming, and key elements
of public performance in an effort to create authentic, unexpected
urban celebrations. The Bucket Boys, a six person drum troupe
composed of talented teenagers from the South Side, will lead
community members in their unique style of drumming.
Features excerpts from most popular programs, including Creative
Movement classes, yoga for kids and parents, ballet, modern, hip
hop, jazz, tap and musical theater. Stay after class to meet the
youth dance faculty.
The Ruth Page Civic Ballet performs a show for kids that
includes interactivity with the audience as dancers perform
excerpts of several classic ballets, in addition to contemporary
Features Lebanese traditions and cuisine and live entertainment.
Family-friendly activities include face painting, moon jump,
carnival games, cooking competitions and much more.
Includes live dog performances, agility training course,
demonstrations and pet-related vendors. Each pooch receives a
treat-filled goody bag. All dogs must remain leashed while in the
Decorate and create a bento box complete with smaller storage
compartments and learn new, creative ideas for packing lunches.
Then pack your bento box with healthy items before you leave.
Circus In The Parks, featuring Chicago's Midnight Circus, a
high-flying assortment of acrobats, aerialists, clowns,
contortionists and even a dog tour Chicago parks under a brand new
purple and blue little big top. To purchase tickets visit www.CircusInTheParks.org.
Activities and games for all ages, music, food and fun. Includes
obstacle courses, sports, mini golf and cupcakes walk, pumpkins, DJ
Phil and a photo booth. Smoke Daddy will be catering, plus cupcakes
by Dominicks, popcorn, Go-Go Squeezer Station, Treat Table by
Trader Joes and Coffee from PNC.
Celebrate the automobile and the spirit of Route 66-the
legendary highway that runs between Chicago and Southern
California. Also features food and car-related vendors.
Compete against other zombies and survivors throughout the day
in individual challenges: Zombie Obstacle Course, Hatchet toss,
Crossbow Challenge, and Severed Head Toss. Plus, the Giant Zombie
Man Bonfireand a Zombie Hunt. Vendor sell festival food and drinks.
It is highly encouraged to dress as a zombie or a survivor, and
there will be a makeup booth that can assist you for an additional
fee. Visit http://www.zombiearmygames.com/index.html for more