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!

submit an eventEveryone 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.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Regional Health, Wellness & Safety Fest

September 28, 2019, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm


FREE and OPEN to all community members and residents. No registration required to attend! We offer activities for all ages:  bounce house, soccer demo, financial fitness tips, aging well, business vendors ranging from real estate to fitness studios to home health to more. Food court also available.

FOR ALL PARENTS:  Listen to our expert panel discuss the newly passed recreational marijuana bill and what you need to know. Panelists:

AMITA Health Addiction Specialist, Dr. Greg Teas, MD
Illinois State Senator and former prosecutor, John Curran
Cook County Department of Public Health, Dr. Kiran Joshi
Illinois Association of Police Chiefs President, Steven Stelter
Midway Dispensary owner, Ryan McQueeney
Klein, Thorpe & Jenkins attorney, Michael Jurusik


Parent's Night Out
Parent's Night Out

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

Parent's Night Out

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.