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Sunday, October 1

Eric Carle Brightens Chicago Children’s Museum

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018 at Daily, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Also open Thurs., 5 p.m-8 p.m.

where: Navy Pier, Chicago Children's Museum, 700 E. Grand Ave., Chicago, Il

cost: $14/person; free for ages 1 & under

ages: All ages

Dinner & a Cruise to Remember

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 31, 2017 at Check-in, 5 p.m.; Cruise departs promptly at 5:30 p.m.; Dinner, 7:30 p.m.

where: Near East Side, Southeast corner of Michigan Ave. and Wacker Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: Sun.-Fri., $110/adults, $62/kids; Sat., $120/adults, $72/kids (includes ticket, dinner, tax and gratuities)

ages: All ages

Daily Activities at LPZ

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Dec 31 at Weekdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Weekends, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N. Clark St., Chicago, Il

cost: Free admission

ages: All ages

Fall Fest @ Lincoln Park Zoo

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017 at Every Fri., Sat., & Sun., & Columbus Day; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N. Clark St., Chicago, Il

cost: Free admission; $3/ride tickets

ages: All ages

Dungeon of Doom

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Nov 4, 2017 at Hours vary, check website

where: Dungeon of Doom, 600 29th St., Zion, Il

cost: $25-$79

ages: All ages

Interact with the Penguins at LPZ

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 31, 2017 at Daily, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N. Clark St., Chicago, Il

cost: $60/person

ages: 6+

Sing Along with Mr. Singer at LPZ

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Apr 30 at Wed. & Fri., 9:15 a.m. & 10 a.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N. Clark St. , Chicago, Il

cost: Free

ages: 6 & under

Lincoln Square Apple Fest

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 1, 2017 at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Lincoln Square, Lincoln Ave., between Lawrence & Eastwood, Chicago, Il

cost: $5 suggested donation

ages: All ages

Shark Feeding Tour: Behind the Scenes at Shedd

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017 at Sat. & Sun., 9:45 a.m.

where: Museum Campus, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $89.95/ages 12 & older, $80.95/ages 10-11, $54/members

ages: 10+

Jurassic World: The Exhibition

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018 at Sun.-Wed., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thurs.-Sat., 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

where: Museum Campus, The Field Museum, 1400 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: Basic admission + Jurassic World: $37/adult, $25/child

ages: All ages

Blue Man Group Teams Up with Autism Speaks

when: Oct 1, 2017 at 4 p.m.

where: Lakeview, Briar Street Theatre, 3133 N. Halsted, Chicago, Il

cost: $49 ($5 of every tickets benefits Autism Speaks)

ages: All ages

Butterfly Release at Peggy Notebaert

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Dec 31 at 2 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.

where: Lincoln Park, Peggy Notebaert Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $9/adults; $6/ages 3-12; free for ages 2 & under

ages: All ages

Donley’s Wild West Annual Fall Fest

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017 at 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

where: Donley's Wild West, 8512 S. Union Rd., Union, Il

cost: $17; free for children 2 & under

ages: All ages

Get Up Close & Personal with Penguins at Shedd

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.; daily last week of Jun.-Aug. 28 & Fri.-Sun., Sept.-mid-June.

where: Museum Campus, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $75.95/adults, $66.95/kids, $40/members.

ages: 6+

Siegel’s Farm Pumpkin Fest

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 31, 2017 at 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

where: Siegel's Farm, 17250 S. Weber Rd., Lockport, Il

cost: Weekdays, $11.95; Weekends, $14.95

ages: All ages

Model Railroad Garden: Landmarks of America

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017 at Daily, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

where: Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe, Il

cost: $6/adults; $4/ages 3-12; free for 2 & under

ages: All ages

SpotHero Garage at Kohl Children’s Museum

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Dec 31 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Kohl Children's Museum, 2100 Patriot Blvd., Glenview, Il

cost: $12/adults & children, $11/seniors, free for ages 12 months & under

ages: All ages

Harvest Days at Garfield Farm

when: Oct 1, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

where: Garfield Farm, Illinois 38/Garfield Rd., LaFox, Il

cost: $6/adults; $3/children

ages: All ages

Maxwell Street Market

when: every Sunday at Sun., 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

where: University Village, Maxwell Street Market, 800 S. Des Plaines St., Chicago, Il

cost: Free

ages: All ages

Blue Man Group

when: Oct 1, 2017 - May 31 at Showtimes vary, check schedule

where: Lakeview, Briar Street Theatre, 3133 N. Halsted, Chicago, Il

cost: $39-$99

ages: 4+

Farm and Nature Walk Continues

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Oct 9, 2017 at 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Northwest Indiana, 3606 Belshaw Rd., Lowell, Il

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

Go Behind the Scenes at Shedd Aquarium

when: Oct 1, 2017 - Dec 31 at Fri.-Sun., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.

where: Museum Campus, Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Il

cost: $55.95/ages 12 & up, $46.95ages/7-11, $20/members

ages: 10+

Experience Old School Charm at Heritage Farm

when: Oct 1, 2017 at noon to 5 p.m.

where: 201 S. Plum Grove Rd. , Schaumburg

cost: $5/person; $20/family of six or fewer, with additional members $5/person; free for children 3 & under

ages: All ages

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