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July 2019

Sprayfari Week

July 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until July 22, 2019

Sprayfari Aquatic Center, 11930 S. Kostner Avenue
Alsip, IL 60803 United States

Every day we will be offering some type of fun activity or adventure. Get ready for some family fun in the sun and under the stars. For additional information,contact the Alsip Park District at (708) 389-1003

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Childrens Lunch Hour Entertainment

July 16, 11:20 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on June 25, 2019 at 11:20 am

One event on July 16, 2019 at 11:20 am

Frontier Park, 3415 Book Rd
Naperville, IL 60540 United States
Free

Pack a lunch, bring sunglasses and an umbrella, then join the fun on Tuesday afternoons at the Naperville Riverwalk’s Grand Pavilion at 912 Sindt Court or Frontier Sports Complex located off the 3415 Book Road entrance. You’ll be treated to a variety of exciting performances, you may even become part of the act. Performances are geared to the young and young at heart. All shows begin at 11:30 a.m. and last approximately 45 minutes. NEW for 2019! Children's book reading…

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Alsip Farmers Market

July 16, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 8, 2019

Apollo Recreation Center, 12521 S Kostner Avenue
Alsip, IL 60803 United States
Free

Alsip Farmers Market moves to Tuesday at Apollo Park Fresh produce, prepared foods, family fun, entertainment, kid’s activities, bounce house, craft items, homemade goods & much more!  

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Make a Balloon Rocket

July 16, 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Learning Express Toys Naperville, 2863 W 95th St
Naperville, IL 60564 United States
Free

Craft your very own Balloon Rocket and see how far it will travel! RSVP is required via the Eventbrite link below to be sure we have enough supplies for everyone! This is an event for kids ages 5 & up

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Downtown Tinley Cruise Nights

July 16, 5:00 pm - July 21, 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 27, 2019

Oak Park Avenue Metra train station, 6700 South Street (south parking lot)
Tinley Park, IL United States
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Free

Tuesday Cruise Nights feature classic cars, DJ music, food and beverages available. This event is presented by Tinley Park VFW Post 2791.

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Berwyns Cruise Nites

July 16, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on June 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on July 2, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on July 16, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Berwyn, On Windsor Ave between Home and Grove
Berwyn, IL United States
Free

Berwyn's Cruise Nites attract everyone from families to car enthusiasts. Tuesday nights don't have to be a tired routine. Take to the streets of the Depot District for a hopping car show and a variety of nightlife spots to quench your cravings for anything from ice cream to martinis. Cruise Nites offer visitors the opportunity to mingle and learn more about Berwyn's proud classic car culture. The Depot District offers plenty of food and drink establishments in the area to…

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Millennium Park Summer Film Series

July 16, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 20, 2019

One event on August 5, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Millennium Park, New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
Free

The Millennium Park Summer Film Series will offer a lineup of popular classic and recent movie selections on Tuesdays, June 4 through August 20, at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. To celebrate 2019 as the Year of Chicago Theatre, this year’s series will co-present each film with a select Chicago theatre company, providing a season-long sampling of themes, ethnicities and genres to reflect the city’s rich passion for cinema in all its variety. DCASE has partnered with 13…

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Storytime in the Park

July 16, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Spalding Park, 22W325 2nd St.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Free

Come out to your favorite neighborhood parks for stories, music and movement with the Glen Ellyn Public Library.

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