World Sport Chicago
Monday, June 11, 2012
We've only got a few weeks left until the athletes of the world converge on London for the Summer Olympics. Get in the Olympic spirit now with World Sport Chicago, which brings its Family Sports Festival to Armour Square Park.
Olympians and Paralympians, as well as alumni from some favorite Chicago sports teams, make an appearance, and kids can try out 25 different sports, ranging from fencing to lacrosse and adaptive sports like beep baseball and wheelchair basketball.
Start practicing that cheer now: USA! USA! 11 a.m.-4 p.m. June 16. Free. 3309 S. Shields Ave., Chicago. (312) 861-4850, worldsportchicago.org.