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Spring Family Getaways for Sunshine and a Change of Scenery

Have an exciting spring break at these kid-friendly travel destinations.

Family Guide to Chicago Auto Show

Buckle up! The kids are going to love racing around McCormick Place. Here's our tips for taking the entire family.

Sweet Maple Syrup Events in Chicagoland

Maple syrup season signals the beginning of spring.

Mardi Gras Guide for Chicagoland Families

Fat Tuesday falls on February 21 this year. Celebrate with southern food, crafts and other festive activities for kids.

Unique DIY Workshops for Kids in Chicagoland

From trendy DIY activities like rug tufting to ceramics and pottery, these spots will keep the kids busy and creative.

Indoor Rock Climbing Spots for Chicagoland Kids

Your kiddie climbers can get their wiggles out.

St. Patrick’s Day 2023 Guide for Chicago Families

Celebrate St. Paddy's Day with Irish-themed fun, food, activities, crafts and more.

10 St. Patrick’s Day Books for Your Little Leprechaun

Read all about the luck of the Irish!

Nature Centers for Chicago Kids to Enjoy a Breath of Fresh Air

Nature centers are a family’s best friend.

A New Indoor Play Space Opens at Lincoln Park Zoo

The Houston Family Play Treehouse is an accessible sensory experience that encourages children to explore nature.
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