Washington Park 51st and Cottage Grove Chicago, Ill. 60615(773) 955-2787 www.africanfestivalchicago.comHours: Aug. 29-Sept. 1, 2014. Check website for schedule. Admission: Visit website for ticket information
Go with your family to the largest festival in the midwest. Kids can play in the children's pavilion where there is lots of programming and arts and crafts. In the drum village, kids and adults can play the drums and buy their own. During the day, have fun trying as many different things as possible such as tap dancing and african foods.