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Satisfy big appetites with this suite deal at Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark in Lake Geneva. Featuring 50,000 square feet of waterpark excitement, an arcade,kid-friendly food, and access to all the grand activities at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa, Timber Ridge is the Midwest's best four-season family adventure. Visit TimberRidgeLodge.com and click the 'Deals' tab to learn more.
Every Tuesday – June 7 – August 9 – 11AM – 1PM. Golf Mill Shopping Center: Kids Club returns every Tuesday this summer starting June 7th through August 9th from 11a.m. - 1p.m. The mall has a full schedule of fun, educational and interactive activities planned for children ages 12 and under. Summer Kids Clubs will be held in Center Court, where there will be live performances, arts and crafts giveaways and more.

Hot Topics: From the Blog

Top Chicago Area Kid-Friendly Skate Parks

Great spots for kids to skateboard

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Top Outdoor Nature Destinations

Find a place to hike, explore and spot native animals.

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Chicago Area Summer STEM Camps

Summer Camps for Coding, Robotics, Engineering and more.

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2016 Guide to Free Summer Fun

50 FREE Family Friendly Things to Do This Summer in Chicago and the Suburbs

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Drop-In Kids' Yoga Classes

Find a great kids' yoga class or mommy & baby yoga class to drop in on.

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Hot List: Amazing 2016 Summer Camps

We've put together some of the hottest summer camps for Chicago area kids this summer!

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Best Drop In Classes and Activities for Kids

Drop-in classes and activities for all types of activities, every day of the week.

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Indoor Play Cafes and Play Spaces

Play cafes and spaces where little ones can explore while moms relax.

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Chicago Area Train Themed Restaurants

Get your cabooses to one of these family-friendly train-themed restaurants.

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Chicago Kids Hot Climbing Spots

Hot spots for kids climbing, from rock climbing to bouldering to wall climbing.

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Family Friendly Getaways Near Chicago

Family friendly weekend getaways with the kids near Chicago.

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Superhero Birthday Parties

These Superhero themed birthday parties will make your little ones feel like true heroes.

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Robot and Science Birthday Parties

We've got a hot list of the best robotic and science birthday parties in the Chicagoland area, either in your home or on-site.

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Explore ChicagoKids.com

ChicagoKids.com is an online resource for parents in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. We make it easy for you to find fun places to go and things to do with your kids. Find fun family events in our Calendar of Events, find a great family destination in our Places to Go section, find special offers in our Coupons & Deals section, and use our Resource Guide to find kids classes, shopping, a kids party guide and more