This month, tinker around at Chicago Children's Museum, hang out
with R2D2 and celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
This month we celebrate a man whose talents entertain and
educate. Happy 109th birthday to Dr. Seuss! Celebrate at events
city-wide on March 1-2.
Miss chasing fireflies on a warm summer night? Check out
this new exhibit all about glowing creatures. The next exhibit runs
March 7-Sept. 8.
Let the kids get their hands dirty at this year's Chicago
Flower & Garden Show. The show runs March 9-17 at Navy
Legoland launches its first-ever Lego Star Wars Mniland during
Star Wars Days weekend March 8-10. Star Wars Weekend activities
include a meet and greet with members of the 501st Legion; build
your own Lego creation in the Model Builder Workshop, photos with
life-sized Lego Star Wars Darth Vader and more!
Award winning children's musicians in concert at Wonder
Spring is on the horizon, which means it's about time to
replace that bike your kid has outgrown. At the bike swap you can
buy bikes, bike parts, gear and clothing. Even better, you can sell
your old wheels in the Bike Corral.
Features more than 100 exhibits of family friendly
products and services, costumed characters, inflatable rides, video
games, face painting, a petting zoo, stage performances and much
This sweet soiree features a maple syrup boil-down,
Native-American and pioneer-era sugar camps a puppet show and, of
course, a pancake breakfast.
Midwest artisans and farmers exhibit their goods and offer
workshops on growing and making food. Plus, you can watch cooking
demos and there are family-friendly activities for the kids. The
festival is a great way to get kids excited about eating healthy
Find the St. Paddy's Day parade closest to you and get your
green on! Head downtown to watch the dyeing of the Chicago River
and hit up your neighborhood celebration.