Happy New Year! Curious to see what local families like you were most interested in this past year? We did a little digging and put together a list of the most popular content of 2018! You’ll want to check these out if you haven’t already and maybe even bookmark the links because you might find yourself referencing them throughout the year. We sure do!
1. The Weekend Planner
We switched it up this year and used the same link for the events each weekend. What does that mean for you? You can just save the link and refresh it every week to see what’s going on!
2. Best Christmas Lights in the Western Suburbs
Our kids absolutely love getting in the car and checking out all of the nominations with us, so we’re happy that you get excited about it too!
3. Birthday Party Guide
Looking for a place to have a birthday party? Entertainment that comes to you? The best birthday cakes? Bounce house rentals? All of that is in this great guide to plan your child’s birthday party!
4. Indoor Play Areas
This is a life saver, especially in the winter months! Prices are included and many have photos and descriptions so you can explore a new play place with your little ones.
5. Indoor Activities Page
This list is the heart and soul of Kidlist, so it makes sense that it is the most viewed page of the year. Scroll through this page and you will never run out of ideas to keep the fun going no matter what the weather is like outside!
6. The Kidlist Calendar
We keep our calendar full of kid-friendly fun and it makes us happy that all of you are using it! Did you know that you can filter the calendar by region, price, category, and more? If you haven’t tried it, you should because it’s super helpful!
7. Kids Eat Free
You can find a restaurant every day of the week where your kids will eat free on this list! It’s outlined by day, with towns and phone numbers so you can plan your meal.
8. Best Christmas Lights in the Southwest Suburbs
The light displays in the southwest suburbs are impressive, so it’s no surprise that this one made the list.
9. Splash Pads and Spray Parks
Spray parks, splash pads, spraygrounds… no matter what you call them, this list will not disappoint! Split into free and fee, each splash pad is profiled with locations, descriptions, and some even have photos.
10. Summer Festivals
It’s not a secret that summer in Chicagoland is amazing. And we have the most comprehensive guide to all the local summer festivals with dates and descriptions!