Places to go - Outdoors

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The Lurie Garden in Millennium Park

The Lurie Garden in Chicago's Millennium Park, offers a variety of free family workshops throughout the year. An urban model of responsible horticulture,...

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Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens

This nature center and botanic garden offers many opportunities to observe wildlife in their natural habitat. Lake Katherine provides a nesting area for...

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Cosley Zoo

This 5-acre zoo showcases a variety of farm animals and Illinois wildlife and features a historical train station, a railroad caboose, picnic area, gift...

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Kohl Children's Museum

Seventeen hands-on interactive exhibits for children birth to eight, including Car Care, Pet Vet, Water Works, and Whole Foods Market. Explore dozens of...

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Celebration of Winter

Enjoy cross country skiing, snow hayrides, making S’mores with the family, snowman building, and food and drink specials throughout the event. Some activities...

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Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition

Watch snow-sculpting teams form "frozen art" from giant blocks of snow. Abstract shapes and whimsical figures take shape under the skilled hands of...

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Snow Days Chicago

Teams of artists from around the country and the world gather to create sculpting masterpieces out of 10 ft. blocks of man-made snow. Other winter-themed...

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Downers Grove Ice Fest: Going for the Gold

Unique ice sculptures line the streets of downtown while visitors enjoy an array of events. Live ice carving demonstrations on Friday at 5:30 p.m., ...

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Caroling at Cloud Gate-Millennium Park

Hear a variety of choral groups and join them in a holiday sing-along at Cloud Gate in Millennium Park.

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Celebration of Lights Festival

Santa arrives and helps with the annual tree lighting ceremony for the city. Includes hayrides, roasted chestnuts, hot chocolate and hot dogs for sale,...

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