Find family-friendly events in your area! The calendar now features filters… you can sort the events by category, venue, cost, day, even by your location. Enjoy our wonderful community!
Everyone is welcome to add events to the Kidlist calendar, given that they are drop-in and/or free special events (no ongoing classes or camps that require registration) and are local to the west and/or southwest suburbs of Chicago. Click on the blue “Submit an Event” button and fill out the form.
An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2019
One event on December 26, 2019 at 12:00 am
One event on December 27, 2019 at 12:00 am
One event on December 30, 2019 at 12:00 am
One event on December 31, 2019 at 12:00 am
Date: Saturdays and Sundays, November 30-December 1, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, and Thursday-Tuesday, December 26-31
Bright Lights. Magical Nights. Holiday Magic.
Now in our 38th year, visit Chicagoland’s Largest and Longest Running Lights Festival with over One-Million Twinkling LED Lights, a 41-Foot Talking Tree, a Skating Rink, Carolers, Ice Carvers, and Much More!
Holiday Magic is FREE for Members. Not a Member? Join Brookfield Zoo! Or Purchase Admission Tickets!
Holly Jolly Theater
41-foot “Talking Tree”
20-foot Lit Orb (Photo Op)
Larger than Life Light Displays
All events will be reviewed before publishing to the calendar. Event approval usually occurs on Wednesdays; if you need your event to be reviewed before then, please email Annie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We do our best to provide comprehensive, accurate and useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, websites, signs around town and word of mouth. However, details change and people make mistakes, so please confirm the details before you go. Kidlist is not responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities listed on this site.