Memorial Day weekend is definitely the kick-off to summer in
Chicago. We get an extra day off to spend with the family and enjoy
the warm weather. Check out these ideas to make it a fun
We've put together a full day itenerary to help you family
celebrate Memorial Day. From parades to patriotic desserts, we've
got you covered.
Enjoy kite flying, toddler hay mazes, obstacle courses,
hayrides through the fields and a ladybug release (2 p.m. Saturday
and Sunday). Plus, check out the two bull calves, baby goats, lambs
and pigs and mid-size and full sized chickens.
The wreath laying ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. at the Eternal
Flame on Daley Plaza. The parade kicks off at noon and proceeds
south on State Street from Lake Street to Van Buren Street.
Participants include many area high schools' Drum and Bugle Corps
as well as many veterans groups.