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WEEKEND+ for Thursday 9/26 to Wednesday 10/2

THIS WEEK FROM SUBURBAN FAMILY  … | Warrens Cranberry Festival | Harvest Fest, Downers Grove | Ottawa’s Scarecrow FestKuipers Pumpkin Farm Festival | “I Remember Pop” | “Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus Live” Fairs and Festivals | This Weekend’s Best Day Trips | Fitness/Race Events | Greater Chicago Events | Active Kids Zone |  Party Place | Dining Guide  | This Week’s Sponsors … See below.

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Fall Fairs and Festivals…

Warrens Cranberry Festival – Sept. 27 – 29. Arts and crafts booths and 100 food vendors; tour of cranberry marsh. Warrens, WI. www.cranfest.com.

Harvest Fest – Sept. 28 from 12 PM to 7 PM. Beer, food, kids’ area, pie throwing booth and live music. Fishel Park • 1036 Grove Street, Downers Grove. 630.960.7500. www.dgparks.org/harvestfest.

Ottawa’s Scarecrow Fest – Saturday, Sept. 28. Recognized as Illinois biggest “Toddler Friendly” festival! This Annual Fest has something to offer every member of the family! From face painting to giant bouncy houses, and vendors! Downtown Ottawa. 815-434-2737. www.pickusottawail.com.
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Kuipers Pumpkin Farm Festival – 9/15-10/31. Hay rides, autumn treats, corn maze, pig races, Big Rig Pumpkin. Maple Park. www.kuipersfamilyfarm.com.
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  • Fall Style Weekend & Wine Walk – 9/27-29. Celebrate style with fashion show, food, special sales. Wine Walk Sun Noon-5 PM. Downtown Naperville. downtownnaperville.com/event/
  • Fall Fest Lincoln Park Zoo – 9/27-10/28. October Weekends. Corn maze, obstacle course, Ferris wheel, corn pool, bounce houses and educational activities. Chicago. Lpzoo.org.
  • Vernon Hills Fall Fest – 9/28. Kids crafts, pumpkin painting, food, domestic beer and live music. Vernon Hills. vernonhills.org
  • Oktoberfest – 9/28. Food, beer, live music and merriment. Wheeling. Wheelingparkdistrict.com
  • Deerfield Harvest Festival – 9/28 Children’s activities, entertainment, games, fireworks. Deerfield. Deerfield.il.us.
  • Elim Dutch Fest – 9/28. Pancake breakfast, Dutch Village shops, Dutch treats, parade, petting zoo and wooden shoe dancing. Crestwood. elimcs.org/dutch-festival/
  • Autumn Pioneer Festival – 9/28-29. Crafts, historical lifestyles, food, skills of pioneers and Native Americans in the 1800’s. Belvidere. bccdil.org/autumn-pioneer-festival/
  •  Moravian Day Festival – 9/28-29. Enjoy polkas and dancers of all ages. Have traditional food & bakery and imported Czech beer. Purchase arts & crafts from the Czech and Slovak Republics. Lemont. unitedmoraviansocieties.org
  • Fall Harvest and Art Festival – 9/28. Vineyard tours, live music, grape stomping, art show and more. Galena. galenacellars.com
  • Fall Fest 9/28. Festival features live entertainment, horse-drawn wagon rides, games, a pumpkin patch children’s crafts, and local cuisine. Homewood. village.homewood.il.us
  • Johnny Appleseed Festival – 9/28. Pumpkin bowling, pie baking and eating contests, crafters, pumpkin train, wagon rides. Crystal Lake. Downtowncl.org.
  • Villa Park Brewfest – 9/28. Craft beer from regional breweries and tasty food truck cuisine. Cortesi Veterans Memorial Park. eventbrite.com.
  • Fall Fest – An Explosion of Color – 9/28. Live music, games, food and fireworks. Bolingbrook. Bolingbrookparks.org
  • Harvest of the Acorn Moon Festival – 9/29. Pumpkin painting, games, guided hikes, nature crafts. Aurora. kaneforest.com.
  • Indian Summer Festival – 9/29. Pony rides, performers and games! Concessions. Bring clothes to make a scarecrow. Castaldo Park, Woodridge. woodridgeparks.org.
  • Oak Park Fall Fest – 9/29. Tractor driven hayrides, pumpkin patch, fall foods, live bats and skunks, games and activities. Rehm Park, Oak Park, IL  pdop.org/events/

Upcoming Fairs and Festivals…

  • International Houby Fest – October 3 – 6. Celebrating 50th Year Carnival, float filled parade, live music, food, crafts and more. Rich, cultural tradition. Parking Lot 34th St and Laramie Ave. The Towns of Cicero and Berwyn. www.cicerofestivals.com.
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  • Fox Fall Fest – Sunday, October 6th. 9AM – 4PM.  Downtown Oswego. Association brings Fall Family Fun with Handcrafted, Handmade artesian show, crafters, music, children’s activities, food & more! Downtown Oswego. www.facebook.com/FoxFallFest.
  • St. Charles Scarecrow Fest – Oct. 11-13. Fri-Sat 10 AM- 9 PM; Sun 10 AM- 5 PM. Scarecrow contest, Carnival Arts & Craft Show. Live Entertainment. St. Charles, Illinois. 630-443-3967. www.scarecrowfest.com.
  • Cantigny Fall Festival – Oct. 10 – 12. Fall craft show, music, hayrides, hot cider and hot chocolate, sweet treats. Cantigny Park, Wheaton. www.cantigny.org.
  • Lemont’s Annual Halloween Hoedown – Saturday, October 26, 2019, 1 pm to 4 pm. Free Event! Costume Contest & Parade, Hay Wagon Rides, Trick Or Treating & More! Historic Downtown Lemont. 630-243-2700. www.lemont.il.us/LemontsterDays.
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This Weekend’s “Best Day Trips…”

Warrens Cranberry Festival
Warrens Cranberry Festival marks the 47th celebration! Sept. 27 – 29.  Located 8 miles northwest of Tomah off Interstate 94 West to Exit #135 in central Wisconsin’s “Heart of Cranberry Country”. “Making Memories Since 1973” the Festival is perhaps best known for its shopping of over 800 arts & crafts booths (unusual works of art), 300 flea & antique booths (primitives, pottery and antiques), 100 farm market booths (fresh fall produce) and 100 food vendors that make for a three-mile shopping extravaganza! Ride a guided tour bus and see a cranberry marsh on Friday & Saturday. www.cranfest.com.

Kohl Children’s Museum
17 interactive hands-on exhibits to spark curiosity and inspire a love of learning for children ages birth to 8. Now through January 26, come explore the great outdoors with our interactive exhibit Nature Cat: Backyard and Beyond, based on the hit PBS Kids TV show, and developed in partnership with Spiffy Pictures and WTTW! See for yourself why we’re The Place Where Awesome Lives! Located at 2100 Patriot Blvd., Glenview, IL. For more information, call 847-832-6600 or visit www.kcmgc.org.
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Mid-Continent Railway Museum
Take a ride back in time! Climb aboard for a 55-minute round-trip train ride in historic railcars. After the ride, explore the museum filled with restored trains from the late 1800s and early 1900s and browse the museum gift shop.  Open weekends through October 20 + special events. For train schedules, special event info, and ticket prices call 800-930-1385 or visit www.midcontinent.org. E8948 Museum Road, North Freedom, WI 53951.
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Boundless Adventures
Boundless Adventures is more than just a zipline park! It’s an exciting new family-friendly aerial adventure park experience for thrill-seekers, adventurers, tree-climbers, zip-liners and outdoor enthusiasts that is now open in Wisconsin! With 120 obstacles, 20 ziplines and 9 courses with 4 different difficulty levels, there is something for everyone! 9800 160th Avenue, Bristol, Wisconsin. For more information or to reserve your spot today, please visit https://boundlessadventures.net/wi-park or call 262-924-8626.
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Kuipers Family Farm
Kuipers Family Farm is 230 acres of Midwestern farm fun! Visit the orchard for apple picking (Sat, Sun & holidays only) and fresh apple cider doughnuts, home-baked pies, fudge, farm-pressed apple cider and hand-spun caramel apples from The Orchard Shop and Bakery. Sample our hard ciders & fruit wines at The Bin Tasting Bar! Take a scenic ride around the farm on The Farmview Railroad! September 21st over 30 farm-themed activities open at the Pumpkin Farm. New for 2019: FREE PUMPKIN with a paid admission! Exclusions apply. While supplies last. YouPickFun.com for more information.
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Apple Holler
Pick your own memories at Apple Holler orchard and family farm with a farm to table restaurant, bakery, gift shop, offering pick your own apples, pears, and pumpkins. Visitors will enjoy four seasons of family fun and activities including; orchard and farm tours, children’s shows, school field trips, hayrides, sleigh rides, barnyard animals and outdoor play areas. Apple Holler is located between Racine and Kenosha, WI, right off of I-94, simply follow the signs to the FUN!  (5006 S. Sylvania Ave. Sturtevant, WI 53177) Call (262) 884-7100, or visit www.appleholler.com, for further information.
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Abbey Farms
Celebrate Fall at Abbey Farms Pumpkin Daze and create memories for families and friends of all ages. Abbey Farms offers acres of fun, outdoor attractions that let you disconnect from the digital world. Explore Kane County’s largest corn maze, our weekend petting zoo, or relax on a hayride. Parents may enjoy the weekend craft beer & wine tent, while everyone loves our fresh-made donuts available daily! Pick out a pumpkin before leaving, and shop at our Farmstead Emporium for more fall flavors and decor. Join us Sept 21 – Oct 27. Visit abbeyfarms.org for more details!
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Ottawa, IL – Pick Us!
Nestled along the Illinois and Fox River, lies the best kept secret of the Midwest. Lush plantings and butterfly gardens line the streets filled with boutique shops and modern eateries. Stand in the shadows of Honest Abe and the Little Giant then learn the fine art of blown glass and craft brewing. Renowned architecture, massive murals, live music and theater bring culture to life in this historic canal town. Join us throughout the year! Ottawa Visitors Center – 1028 LaSalle St – Ottawa, IL. pickusottawail.com 815.434.2737
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Maxson’s Restaurant & Riverboat
Maxson’s Restaurant has been in business in Oregon, Illinois since 1952.  Plan your visit now and enjoy the fall color season. It offer’s glass enclosed dining with stunning views of the Rock River. The Pride of Oregon Paddleboat takes guests on a scenic 15 mile round trip lunch and dinner cruises. Maxson’s can host events up to 260 people in the restaurant, 200 on the sprawling deck, and 149 on the Riverboat. Located at 1469 IL Rt. 2, Oregon, Illinois 61061. Perfect setting for a day trip or your next special event. For more information call 1-815-732-6761 or visit www.Maxsons.net.
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The Growing Place
Step Into the Gardens at The Growing Place to Find Yours. Fall is a great time to visit The Growing Place. Wander through over an acre of gardens for inspiration as you shop for trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals. The expert staff is happy to answer your questions and there are many family-friendly events this fall. Learn more at www.thegrowingplace.com.

*Pumpkin Palooza – Oct 5 and 6.Giant pumpkins, hayrides, games, crafts, carving, music and more!
*Garlic Art Fest – October 12. Cooking demos, local artists, garlic samples planting tips, music and more!
(Both events held at the Aurora location. See address below.)

Two Locations – Naperville: 25w471 Plank Rd. Naperville, 60563, ph: 630.355.4000; Aurora: 2000 Montgomery Rd. Aurora, IL 60504, ph: 630.820.8088.
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Odyssey Fun Farm
Odyssey Fun World in Tinley Park presents Odyssey Fun Farm, just down the street! Amazing attractions include the Dueling Zip-Lines, Containment ‘Z’ Shooting Gallery, 2019 “Corn Story 4” Corn Maize, petting zoo, corn box, hayrides, inflatable kids zone, pony rides and so much more. Fun for the whole family! The Farm will be open 7 days a week from 10am – 6pm starting 9/21 – 10/27! Opening Weekend (9/21-22) will also be the 5th Annual Midwest Wizard of Oz Fest featuring entertainment, guest speakers and all things OZ! See our ad for coupons and save! Located at 18900 S. Oak Park Ave., Tinley Park. 708-429-3800.
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“Camp Local” with the Forest Preserve District of Kane County!
You can get away from it all — without spending it all. Family camp sites are available in two Kane County forest preserves. Paul Wolff Campground in Elgin and Big Rock Campground in Big Rock offer RV sites with electric and water hook-ups, as well as tent-only sites. Sites range from $12 to $35 per day.  Campgrounds are open May through October.  For more information, call 630-444-1200 or visit kaneforest.com.

Growing Cents of Style
Growing Cents of Style is a seasonal children’s consignment event offering boutique and designer clothing (newborn -size 16), shoes, accessories, baby gear and toys. We help shoppers find the children’s clothing they desire most at a fraction of the cost. Clean out those closets and become a seller! Consignor registration is now open!! Earn up to 80% of your sales.  Visit www.growingcentsofstyle.com to learn more.

Main Event Entertainment
Main Event Entertainment Is the most FUN you can have under one roof! Enjoy multi-level laser tag, fun-filled bowling and an arcade gallery with 100+ arcade games!  We are your event destination with packages for team building, corporate events and stress-free birthday parties. MAIN EVENT HOFFMAN ESTATES: 2575 Pratum Ave., Hoffman Estates, IL 60192. (847) 645-1111. MAIN EVENT WARRENVILLE: 28248 Diehl Road, Warrenville, IL 60555. (630) 393-9400. For more information, visit www.mainevent.com.
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WhirlyBall Naperville
WhirlyBall Naperville is a two-story “eatertainment” complex. In addition to WhirlyBall, there’s eight bowling lanes, a four-lane bowling suite, HyperBowling and a multilevel laser tag area. WhirlyBall’s food will be powered by its restaurant, The Pivot Room. The Pivot Room’s relaxed dining experience featuring a fresh take on classic American fare, and an expansive rotating craft beer selection. Perfect for any corporate or social event, make your reservation today! WHIRLYBALL NAPERVILLE, 3103 ODYSSEY CT, 630-932-4800
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Safari Land – Villa Park, IL
Safari Land is the ultimate, INDOOR amusement park, plus home of the largest year-round indoor roller coaster in Illinois. Open seven days a week, offering eight amusement rides, over 100 arcade games and 12 lanes of bowling. Ride wristband includes: Tilt-A-Whirl, Bumper Cars, Merry-Go-Round, Monkey Jump, Soft Play Area, Max Flight Simulator, Roller Coaster & Kiddie Go-Karts. Free parking and a perfect spot for birthday parties!  For more information visit www.safarilandfun.com or call 630-530-4649.


On Stage…

Rialto Square Theatre
See our lineup of great shows! TICKETS AVAILABLE

The historic Rialto Square Theatre is located at 102 N. Chicago St. in downtown Joliet. Opening  in 1926, it was originally designed and operated as a vaudeville movie palace, but it now houses musicals, plays, concerts, standup comedy, educational programs and more.

  • Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus Live – Sept 27
  • MasterChef Junir Live! – Oct 3

For a complete listing of events and to purchase tickets, please go to rialtosquare.com. The Rialto box office hours are 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday and before shows.  For more information, call us at (815) 726-6600.
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I Remember Pop
Overshadowed Theatrical Productions
September 13 – October 5, 2019 TICKETS AVAILABLE
An original Overshadowed Production based on a real life story. I Remember Pop is the true story of a man who was willing to lose everything to follow Jesus. Born into a wealthy household and destined to be the heir of his family business, he set privilege and prestige aside to answer the call to the ministry. Throughout the play, Pop’s life story unfolds with unexpected twists as discovered through the eyes of his granddaughter. It’s a remarkable story with heart-felt moments and an enriching, spiritual message—if we submit to God, He will direct our steps. Join us for this story that will make you cherish the moments of your family both young and old. Performing at 900 Foster Avenue in Medinah, Illinois. For tickets visit www.overshadowed.org or call 630.634.2100.
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Fitness / Race Events …

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

  • Walk to End Alzheimer’s 5K Fundraising Run/Walk. Elk Grove Village. act.alz.org.
  • Terrain Race 2-Day Event with 5K and Kids’ Obstacle Races. Joliet. terrainrace.com.
  • Venus de Miles Women’s 64- and 24-Mile Bike Ride. Wilmette. venusdemiles.com.
  • Light the Torch 5K Night Run/Walk. Wheaton. wheatonparkdistrict.com.
  • Bike Winnetka. Winnetka. Winpark.org.
  • Rare Disguise Walk N Run 5K. Bolingbrook. raredisguisewalknrun5k.org

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

  • 26th Annual Barkapalooza Dog Walkathon. Lisle. Wshs-dg.org
  • Chicago Half Marathon and 5K Run. Chicago. chicagohalfmarathon.com.
  • DeKalb Corn Classic 10K and 5K Race. DeKalb. dekalbcornclassic.org.
  • KidFitStrong Fitness Challenge Completion-based Obstacle Course. Naperville. kidfitstrong.com.
  • Have Fun? You Won! Kids’ Triathlon. Oswego. oswegolandparkdistrict.org.
  • Walk 4 Life. Naperville. alivenaperville.com

Upcoming Fitness/Races Events…

  • Moraine Valley Community College Health, Fitness, & Recreation Center – Halloween 5K Run/Walk Children’s 1K Race.  USATF-IL certified. Family activities included.. Sat. 10/26 at 9 AM. www.morainevalley.edu/fitrec.

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This Week’s Greater Chicago Events…

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

  •  FAMILY Friday Film Series – Won’t You Be My Neighbor? – Ever wonder how Fred Rogers came to be “Mr. Rogers?” Orland Park. orlandparklibrary.org
  • FAMILY Aesop’s Fables- Join Aesop as he recounts his tales, and with the help of the audience, makes some of his favorite stories come to life. Tinley Park. historiesforkids.com
  • THEATRE Addams Family Musical – Friday, Saturdays (8 PM) and Sundays (2 PM), September 27-October 20th. Raue Center for Arts. Crystal Lake. Rauecenter.org
  • CHICAGO / CITY  World Music Festival Chicago  – 9/13–29. City-wide, multi-venue, festival with artists and ensembles from over 80 countries. FREE. Various Locations, including: Chicago Cultural Center and Millennium Park. chicago.gov/city
  • CHICAGO / CITY  Oktoberfest – 9/13–31. Hofbräuhaus Chicago will bring the “oompapa” back to the Chicago area with its annual celebration. FREE.  Rosemont. hofbrauhauschicago.com
  • CHICAGO / CITY  Chicago Gourmet –Lights, Camera, Napkins! 9/27-29. This year, the nation’s premier culinary festival celebrates all things food, drink and entertainment with an A-list cast of culinary talent in iconic venues and unique locales, such as Millennium Park. do312.com

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

  • FAMILY DAY Elmhurst Art Museum – Children and parents are invited to participate in hands-on activities inspired by the current exhibition. Available to all ages. 1 PM to 4 PM. Elmhurst. elmhurstartmuseum.org
  • ADULTS Village of Hanover Park Corks & Crafts – Wine on down the road for an afternoon of Wine, Craft Beer, Arts & Crafts, Music, Food and More! Hanover Park. hpil.org
  • THEATRE Addams Family Musical – Friday, Saturdays (8 PM) and Sundays (2 PM), September 27-October 20th. Raue Center for Arts. Crystal Lake. Rauecenter.org
  • TOURS Millennium Carillon – Saturdays (10 AM to 4 PM) and Sundays (Noon to 6 PM) through October 27th. Tours are available for $3 for ages 5 and older.  Millennium Carillon, Naperville. napervilleparks.org.
  •  ADULTS MPPI Advocacy Conference – 9/28-29. The conference offers workshops and plenary sessions from MPPI staff and field experts to help understand policy challenges in IL. Opportunities for networking with Montessori advocates and leaders from across the country. Hyatt Lodge. Oak Brook. montessoripublicpolicyinitiative.wildapricot.org
  • CHICAGO / CITY  World Music Festival Chicago  – 9/13–29. City-wide, multi-venue, festival with artists and ensembles from over 80 countries. FREE. Various Locations, including: Chicago Cultural Center and Millennium Park. chicago.gov/city
  • CHICAGO / CITY  Oktoberfest – 9/13–31. Hofbräuhaus Chicago will bring the “oompapa” back to the Chicago area with its annual celebration. FREE.  Rosemont. hofbrauhauschicago.com
  • CHICAGO / CITY  Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum – Amazing Pollinators. Opens 9/14. Take on the role of bats, bees, beetles, and butterflies in this immersive exhibit. naturemuseum.org
  • CHICAGO / CITY  Chicago Gourmet –Lights, Camera, Napkins! 9/27-29. This year, the nation’s premier culinary festival celebrates all things food, drink and entertainment with an A-list cast of culinary talent in iconic venues and unique locales, such as Millennium Park. do312.com

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

  •  CONCERT Festival of the Keys – Three keyboardists will entertain us with a wide variety of music performed on piano, organ and harpsichord. Free and open to the public. Christ Church Oak Brook. christchurch.us
  •  CONCERT A Night at the Opera” Dinner and entertainment. All oroceeds benefit the Lazardus House., homeless shelter Social hour starts at 4:30 PM.Villa Verone, 416 Hamilton in Geneva. Tickets call 630-587-2144.
  • FITNESS Kids Triathlon – Kids are invited to swim, bike, and run to the finish line. The Kids’ Triathlon course is a 100 meter swim, a 3 mile bike ride, and a half mile run around the track. oswegolandparkdistrict.org
  • TOURS Millennium Carillon – Saturdays (10 AM to 4 PM) and Sundays (Noon to 6 PM) through October 27th. Tours are available for $3 for ages 5 and older.  Millennium Carillon, Naperville. napervilleparks.org.
  • FAMILY McCormick House – Past, Present, Future – 9/15 to 1/12/20. Elmhurst Art Museum will exhibit a full 1950s domestic representation of its Mies van der Rohe McCormick House Tours Sundays 1 PM and 3 PM. Elmhurst
  •  ADULTS MPPI Advocacy Conference – 9/28-29. The conference offers workshops and plenary sessions from MPPI staff and field experts to help understand policy challenges in IL. Opportunities for networking with Montessori advocates and leaders from across the country. Hyatt Lodge. Oak Brook. montessoripublicpolicyinitiative.wildapricot.org
  • EXHIBIT Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation. 8/8 through 10/13. A Smithsonian traveling exhibit, “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” explores the contributions of Indian immigrants and Indian Americans to the country. Naper Settlement. Naperville. napersettlement.org
  • CHICAGO / CITY  World Music Festival Chicago  – 9/13–29. City-wide, multi-venue, festival with artists and ensembles from over 80 countries. FREE. Various Locations, including: Chicago Cultural Center and Millennium Park. chicago.gov/city
  • CHICAGO / CITY  Oktoberfest – 9/13–31. Hofbräuhaus Chicago will bring the “oompapa” back to the Chicago area with its annual celebration. FREE.  Rosemont. hofbrauhauschicago.com
  • CHICAGO / CITY  Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum – Amazing Pollinators. Opens 9/14. Take on the role of bats, bees, beetles, and butterflies in this immersive exhibit. naturemuseum.org

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2

  • EXHIBIT Art of Illinois – 10/2 – 10/31. The Art of Illinois exhibit will feature various media including painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Gallery Seven space,Gaylord Buildin. Lockport.. (815) 483-4310
  • FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4
  • ADULTS Nonprofit Partners Conference – Keynote speakers and multiple workshop topics to  move your mission forward, and turn your ideas into informed solutions. 421 North County Farm Road, Wheaton. givingdupage.org
  • FAMILY Father and Son Nerf Battle – Grab your dads, grandpas or brothers and come out for a friendly Nerf Battle at the Wilmette Junior High! Age 6-11 w/adult. Pizza dinner is included. Wilmette. Wilmettepark.org
  • FAMILY Moonlight Madness Glow in the Dark Mini Golf – Only the ball and cup will be lit up for this nighttime adventure at Holes & Knolls! Maryknoll Park. Glen Ellyn. gepark.org
  • FAMILY First Fridays – 9/6 and 10/4. First Fridays is a free monthly night of arts and culture in downtown Aurora. Enjoy art openings, live music, family-friendly activities, trolley rides and more. 5 PM-Midnight. Downtown Aurora. auroradowntown.org.
  • CHICAGO / CITY  Garfield Conservatory – Wild Wednesdays.  Explore nature, get hands dirty and discover new things about plants, animals and nature. Drop ins welcome! garfieldconservatory.org

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Benefits of Extracurricular Activities + Active Kids Zone

Active Kids Zone Featuring: Rock n’ Kids, Christ Church, Great Lakes Volleyball Center, Model Act Studios, Bel Canto Music Academy

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10 Halloween Games + Party Places

Party Places featuring: Main Event EntertainmentWhirlyBall NapervilleGhoulish Mortals, Safari Land – Villa Park

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Golf Links and Tips

Golf Links and Tip Featuring: Golf Center Des Plaines 

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Dining Guide

Dining Guide featuring:Rosebuds, Catch 35, Mon Ami Gabi, VinoTHAI, Chuck’s Southern Comfort Cage

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