FAMILY EVENTS CALENDAR
Check out Red Tricycle’s calendar that is full of activities perfect for after school afternoons.
You’re going to hear the good times rolling, loud and clear, all autumn long. Kindie rock concerts are kicking into high gear — and many of them are free!
If you love kid-friendly cafes that are all about being healthy, get ready because you’re about to have a new main squeeze. Say “hello” to this new spot!
Does your kid want to be Tarzan or Jane? Head to one of these spots with big, faux trees that kids can scurry around in.
There’s no better combo than a splash pad and playground. Add a covered wagon, wildflower garden and maze of fake animal tracks, and you’ll have one happy camper. Here’s where to find it.
You snooze, you lose! Mark your calendar now for a fairy tale play, children’s film festival, symphony for the whole family and lots more. The scoop is here.
Chicago’s unique vocabulary and insider references could fill up an entire dictionary. Here’s a lesson in local lingo for Moms and Dads.
Skip the crowded exhibit halls and dig deeper into our fair city. These hidden gem finds (at places you already love!) will excite the entire family.
Don’t worry, we’re not suggesting you strap them in and send them soaring with their feet skimming the treetops — these kid-approved zips will keep them mere feet from the ground.
From shrimp dumplings to sticky rice, a diet of dim sum might be the latest thing your mini foodie craves. Here’s where to go.
They know the Chicago area inside-out and upside-down. And they’re willing to share their secrets.
Snip, snip — it’s time for a new ‘do! Whether it’s your tot’s first cut or a fresh back-to-school style, he or she will get five-star treatment at these kid-centric salons.
The cure for the summer stir crazies? Drop-in activities that you can do on a moment’s notice, from sing-alongs at Mariano’s to craft workshops at Michaels.
Your kiddos might beg for Flamin’ Cheetos, but you’re hot on the trail of something healthier. Here are local snacks that are yummy and good for you.
Unleash your inner thrifter. Great deals on cute clothes and gear are waiting for you at these stores and sales around town.