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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

Danger 101: Daring Deeds for Curious Kids
Chicago Children's Museum
Through July 31
Kids to gain a sense of achievement and a heightened awareness of danger, risk and safety through rope swings, experiments with heat and real power tools. Read more

Butterflies & Blooms
Chicago Botanic Garden
Through September 1
View hundreds of butterflies in a 2800 square foot enclosure, with species native to South America, Asia, North America and Africa. Read more

Chicken Little
Beverly Arts Center
Through August 15
Sing along with Chicken Little and her friends Henny Penny, Turkey Lurkey, Loosey Goosey, and Foxy Loxy on this one hour musical journey. Read more