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Chicago Area Children's and Family Events

Choose a date, find an event, and go have some fun! Our Calendar of Events is filled with fun family events and activities in the Chicago area.

Note: Always call your destination ahead of time, as some events and attractions may be closed or have special holiday hours, or may only be taking place on certain days of the week during an extended run.

Event Spotlights

The Greek Monsters
National Hellenic Museum
Through May
The oversized, colorful creatures are engaging for children and adults alike and tell classic mythological tales in a modern way. Read more

The B.F.G.
Emerald City at Apollo Theater
Through January 4
Sophie and the BFG (Big Friendly Giant) embark on a journey to save humans in this unforgettable adventure proving that heroes come in all shapes and sizes. Read more

Leo Lionni's Frederick
Ruth Page Center for the Arts
Through November 23
While other mice gather food for winter, Frederick daydreams. When dreary weather comes, it's Frederick who has stored up something special for winter. Read more