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Bubble Bash: A Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve

Ring in the New Year with a countdown to Noon celebration! Families can spend time together creating lasting memories, taking part in special activities, grooving to live music, exploring the Museum’s hands-on exhibits, and counting down to Noon! This annual year-end celebration, now in its 18th year, has become a holiday tradition for families. EARLY BIRD SAVINGS THROUGH MONDAY, DECEMBER…


Breakfast Book Club with Pete the Cat

Storybook characters come to life during this fun literary experience at the Museum. Enjoy a hot breakfast provided by Bean Sprouts Cafe, a photo op with Pete the Cat, a special story time, and exclusive time in Museum exhibits. Stay and continue to play after the Museum opens; each ticket includes Museum admission. $15 | DCM Member (age 1+) $25…


Breakfast Book Club with Pete the Cat

Storybook characters come to life during this fun literary experience at the Museum. Enjoy a hot breakfast provided by Bean Sprouts Cafe, a photo op with Pete the Cat, a special story time, and exclusive time in Museum exhibits. Stay and continue to play after the Museum opens; each ticket includes Museum admission. $15 | DCM Member (age 1+) $25…


Veggie Fest Chicago 2019

The Veggie Fest 2019 location has been announced! New location: Danada South Park Navistar Cir, Lisle, IL 60532 Date: August 10-11, 2019 Time: 11am – 8pm More info here: www.veggiefestchicago.com/festival Veggie Fest Chicago is a family fun festival celebrating the joy, science, food, and compassion behind the vegetarian lifestyle. Not just for vegetarians, Veggie Fest is for everyone! Whether you’re a long-time…



The Three Little Pigs at Pheasant Run Resort

Chicago Kids Company – Theater for Children (CKC) presents The Three Little Pigs, a one-hour musical adaptation. In this original one-hour musical, sisters Roxanne, Petunia and Babe set out to build their own houses. “Rock n’ Roll” Roxanne builds hers out of sticks, the very “Pretty Petunia Piggy” builds hers out of straw and “smart, sensible, book-smart” Babe builds hers…


New Year’s Eve Family Party at Haunted Trails Burbank

Ring in the New Year at our New Year’s Eve Family Party on Monday, December 31st – from 8 pm to Midnight! Guests will enjoy our famous New Year’s Buffet including soft drinks and dessert plus each paid guest receives $17 in Game Play, 1 Lazer Frenzy Challenge, Hats & Noisemakers, Karaoke Entertainment, Games & Prizes, Grand Raffle for a…


National S’Mores Day Celebration

Did you know that the earliest known recipe for S’mores can be found in a Girl Scout camping guide from 1927? Let’s celebrate this awesome tradition! Join us to celebrate the season of S’mores, and to see what Girl Scouts is all about!    Choose the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and NW Indiana location that’s closest to you! Camp…


2018 Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll

Join the Les Turner ALS Foundation for the Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll at Guaranteed Rate Field on July 17, 2018. The Strike Out ALS event presents participants with an opportunity to compete for those who can’t.   The 1 mile event will start at 6:45 p.m., and the 5k race will begin at…


Train Day Celebration

Join DuPage Children’s Museum (DCM) for a special Train Day Celebration. In addition to visiting DCM Express, the Museum’s new pop-up train experience, children can get an up-close look at a model train. Scouts from Venture Crew 57 will be on-site to show off their impressive model train and answer questions. Young train enthusiasts can also create art with ink…


DCM Express

All Aboard The DCM Express! Trains have rolled into DuPage Children’s Museum (DCM)… Roll them fast, roll them slow, roll them around the curve and watch them go! It’s no secret that kids love trains. But what may not be as visible are the vast learning opportunities that take place within train play. Problem solving, creativity, imagination, spatial reasoning, fine…


Story Time with Drag Queens

Join us for a new monthly Story Time and crafts with Drag Queens! This is an all ages event, bring the whole family 😊 Doors open at 11am Story Time begins at 11:30am Suggested donation of $10 per family. Proceeds go to support promoting education in schools for LGBTQIA+ youth. Don’t forget you can skip the line and pre-register! https://squareup.com/store/story-time-with-drag-queens…