The Weekend Spotlight features the Big Truck Show in St. Charles, the Glow in the Dark Lantern Walk in Glen Ellyn, an Autumn Fair in Geneva, a Community Parade in North Aurora and a Family Night in Wheaton.
The Glow in the Dark Lantern Walk on Sunday, Sept. 17, in Glen Ellyn will feature paper lanterns lit by battery-operated LEDs and a parade around Lake Ellyn. This unique, family-friendly event will benefit the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.
The Weekend Spotlight features a Country Fair in West Chicago, a Last Fling in Naperville, Hometown Days in Yorkville, a homestand by the Kane County Cougars and more!
If your family would like to join others in looking toward the sky on Monday, here are a number of spots in Chicago’s far western suburbs where you can participate in events tied to the solar eclipse.
The Go West Guide to 31 Days of August Summer Fun in Chicago’s Far Western Suburbs features details on community festivals, touch-a-truck events, baseball games, musical concerts, heritage farms and more!
Maryknoll Park in Glen Ellyn features a splash park, two playgrounds, miniature golf course, bocce ball courts, picnic pavilion, a 9-hole disc golf course and more!
If you’re looking to cool off your kids, but don’t want the commitment or expense of a public pool, here’s a guide to splash parks, spraygrounds and splash pads in Chicago’s suburbs. Many of them are free!
The Go West Guide to 30 Days of (June) Summer Fun in Chicago’s Far Western Suburbs features outdoor movies, outdoor concerts, outdoor storytimes and much more!
The Weekend Spotlight features an Endangered Species Day in Wheaton, Origami in the Garden in Lisle, a sports and recreation festival in Carol Stream, Civil War Days in Naperville and more!
The Weekend Spotlight features a Lilac Time in Lombard, the International Migratory Bird Day in Glen Ellyn, a Kite Day in Aurora, a Mother’s Day craft in St. Charles and more.