Summer Open Gyms for Kids in the Southwest Suburbs: Times and Prices
We've got a full round-up of open gyms for kids all around Chicago's Southwest suburbs so they can tumble, play, and get their energy out!

DuPage County Fair: New Additions and Fan Favorites

The Chicago Dogs Hit it Out of the Park with Family Sundays: Our Review + Your Guide to Game Day
Chicago's newest team might be the easiest place to take your kids to a ballgame! Find our tips for a trip to see the Chicago Dogs here.

Strawberry Picking: Farms With U-Pick Strawberries (Plus Map!)
Find a strawberry picking farm a short ride from the suburbs of Chicago and get some great tips for u-pick strawberries! Picking start dates included.

Gathering on the Green Summer Festival in Western Springs
Pony rides, petting zoo, pop-a-shot, climbing wall, mega slide, bounce houses, food, drinks and more at Gathering on the Green!

2019 Summer Festivals
A comprehensive list of all the family-friendly fairs and festivals in the west and southwest suburbs of Chicago!

Where to Kayak, Paddleboat, and Canoe (Including Rentals)
Up a creek without a paddle... or paddleboard? These rental spots get you in the water with canoes, kayaks, and more.

2019 Free Summer Fun in the Western Suburbs
We're excited about all the fun activities and events happening for free locally! Find some free summer fun for every age group.

Summer 2019 Outdoor Movies to Catch in the Southwest Suburbs
This summer there are tons of outdoor movies to catch in the southwest suburbs. Use our guide to find a movie nearly every night of the week!

Summer 2019 VBS (Vacation Bible School) Camps in the Southwest Suburbs
Vacation Bible School is a great way for kids to learn about Jesus and have fun! Check out our list of VBS locations and dates near you!

Insider Tips for Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve in Darien
Find out the best place to park, what to bring, how to get to Rocky Glen Waterfall, tips from local moms, other areas of interest and more.

Live Theater for Kids: Spring – Summer 2019
From big city productions to theater groups right in your neighborhood, there's are wonderful kids' live theater options for the whole family.