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Local Miniature Golf Courses with Waterfalls, Windmills, and More

Tee up to a family-friendly game of miniature golf this summer. Even your littlest golfers can navigate past the water features, over train tracks and score a hole-in-one. Make it a competition, or simply practice putting while enjoying a beautiful summer day at these miniature golf courses in the western suburbs. Mini Golf Courses in the Western Suburbs Hours and…


Fall Fest

The leaves are changing, air is getting cooler and we are ready to celebrate fall. Families are invited to make a festive scarecrow to take home—don’t worry, we will provide the hay and instructions, you bring the clothes. Tinley Junction Golf Course will be open so families can purchase a round of Ghostly Golf on the hauntingly decorated course and…


Lancer Dash 5K, Fun Runs and Fun Fest

Lancer Dash Joe us for a great family, friendly race event to get you out and moving!  Walkers, runners, and strollers are welcome for the 5K and 2K.  We offer free babysitting for all registered runners’ and volunteers’ children during the races.  Race day registrations are allowed.  For more information and to register visit Lancerdash.com 5K starts at 10:30am sharp…



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…


Kite Fest

Soar to new heights at this year’s Kite Fest! With plenty of time to fly the skies with the family, a hula hoop contest and dj, it will be a perfect day in the park. Food trucks will on site, so plan for a picnic! Sponsored by Edward-Elmhurst Health.


Community Game Night

Celebrate the end of summer and the Glen Ellyn Public Library’s ‘Game On: Summer Challenge’ with giant games like Connect 4, Jenga, checkers and more. 


Community Game Night

Celebrate the end of summer and the Glen Ellyn Public Library’s ‘Game On: Summer Challenge’ with giant games like Connect 4, Jenga, checkers and more. 


Disc Golf Challenge

Test your skills in this fun introduction to disc golf. Brief instruction on how to throw and play the course will be provided. Challenges include closest to the basket, longest throw and fastest time around the basket! Youth will be divided by age group as registration dictates. Awards will be given to the top two in each division.


Movie in the Park: Throwback Edition

Bring blankets and lawn chairs for a free outdoor showing of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” released in 2001. Movie begins at 8pm.


Movie in the Park: Throwback Edition

Bring blankets and lawn chairs for a free outdoor showing of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” released in 2001. Movie begins at 8pm.


Lake Ellyn Cardboard Regatta

Participants will race their handmade cardboard boats on beautiful Lake Ellyn. Winners are determined by the fastest race times! Awards will also be presented for most creative, team spirit, and best sink! Whether you are building a boat or just out to watch the fun, this family-friendly community event is a popular Glen Ellyn tradition. Food trucks, arranged by the…