Santa Claus, parades, light shows, carriage rides, chestnuts and reindeer visits — our Go West Holiday Guide has something for everyone!
The Weekend Spotlight features almost a dozen opportunities to kick off your family’s Halloween celebrations early with festivals, parties, costumes parades and more!
The Weekend Spotlight features a “Corn Harvest” in West Chicago, “Creepy Cryptids” in Elgin, “Pumpkin Weekends” in Aurora, “Trick or Trees” in Lisle and lots of cheap, family-friendly movie options!
The Columbus Day Weekend Spotlight includes the famous Scarecrow Festival in St. Charles, an Oktoberfest in Batavia, a Fall Festival at Cantigny, some “spooky” movies and lots more!
The Weekend Spotlight features festivals celebrating apples, pumpkins, the harvest moon and Native American culture, as well as an event celebrating international children’s films, the monthly Home Depot workshop and more!
The Weekend Spotlight includes a Farm Frolic in St. Charles, a Prairie Fest in Campton Hlils, a European Passport Festival in Lisle and more!
The Weekend Spotlight features two free touch-a-truck events, a nighttime hike at Cantigny Park, an Autumn Fair in Geneva and more!
If your kids love big trucks, then grab your calendar and take a look at the Go West 2016 Guide to Touch-a-Truck events in Chicago’s suburbs!
The “Free Family Film Festival” at NCG Cinema in Yorkville features kid-friendly movies shown at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings through October.
The Weekend Spotlight features an old-fashioned fair in Sandwich, a “corny” event in Oak Brook, a “Dairy Day” in Warrenville and more!