What's Hot - This month's best Chicago family fun events and activities

We've picked out some of the best family fun taking place this month around Chicago. hBookmark this page to keep up with the hottest Chicago family happenings! Sign up for our monthly newsletter to get information as soon as it's available.

Find things to do with kids in Chicago. Following are highlights of activities going on in the coming days and weeks. Visit our Calendar of Events to see full listings of daily events.


Fall Fest 2019
9/7/2019 to 9/7/2019
Childrens Lighthouse North Center

Please join us for our annual Fall Fest! This year's event features an interactive dance class with All About Dance and musical performance by Miss Jamie's Farm. Snacks will be provided by Pearachute. Enjoy activities hosted by Windy City Ninjas, Crosstown Chiropractic, Burning Bush Brewery...



ALS Walk for Life
9/15/2019 to 9/15/2019
Soldier Field

Join the Les Turner ALS Foundation for the ALS Walk for Life on September 15, 2019, at Soldier Field. The 2-mile course winds along Chicago’s lakefront and through iconic Solider Field. Emceed by Phil Schwarz of ABC7 and Melissa McGurren of 101.9FM THE MIX, the event will include food, music...



Justin Roberts and the Not Ready for Naptime Players
9/21/2019 to 9/21/2019
Marriott Theatre In Lincolnshire

Three-time Grammy® nominated children’s musician Justin Roberts and his five-piece band, the Not Ready for Naptime Players, will perform two shows – at 10 am and 12:30 pm - on Saturday September 21, at Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL 60069. An “all-star” of the indie...



Monster Jam
9/27/2019 to 9/29/2019
Allstate Arena

Promising a new level of high-flying, four-wheel excitement, the Friday through Sunday engagement will cram in five action-packed shows, bringing a bigger, faster and louder experience for the entire family.

Featuring eight of the most intense athletes of Monster Jam, Chicago-area...