Little Beans Deck/ Water Party
Friday, July 20
10:00am - 5:00pm
FREE with purchase from cafe
Drop by the Little Beans Ice Cream Shop and Deck for some fun in the sun, water games, playtime and ice cream!
Children’s Garden Campout
Morton’s Arboretum Children’s Garden
Friday, July 20 - Saturday, July 21
6:30pm - 9:30am
$37($30 for Arboretum members)
Register at mortonarb.org/educate
Pitch your tent, enjoy crafts and stories, and go for a night hike under the beautiful stars. Wake up in the morning for a light breakfast and a chance to explore the Children’s Garden before it opens to the general public. Restrooms will be accessible all night; Arboretum staff will be on site overnight. Tents will not be provided, please bring your own
Spirit of Music Garden in Grant Park, 601 S. Michigan Ave
Thursday, July 19 - Sunday, July 22
Thurday - Saturday evenings 6pm - 9:30pm and Sunday afternoons 4 - 7pm
The largest annual outdoor dancing series in the United States, Chicago SummerDance returns for its 16th year of jumping, jiving and bringing joy to Chicago’s residents and visitors.
Thomas Fan Party
Building Blocks, 2130 W Division
Saturday, July 21
10:00am - 12:00pm
Balloons, face-painting, tattoos! 15% off all Thomas & Friends trains, tracks and accessories. The first 50 fans will receive a super special gift bag.
Square Roots Festival
Lincoln Avenue, between Montrose and Wilson
Friday, July 20 - Sunday, July 22
Friday 5pm - 10pm, Saturday 12pm - 10pm, Sunday 12pm - 8pm
Suggested Donation: $10 adults, $5 children under 12 and seniors
Square Roots is coming! The Old Town School of Folk Music and the Lincoln Square Chamber of Commerce's first ever craft beer and music experience in Chicago's Lincoln Square is right around the corner. Expect multiple music stages, both inside the Old Town School and outside on Lincoln Avenue, programmed with a vibrant mix of performers from local indie rockers to world music stars paired with the best local and regional craft breweries offering a wide variety of beers. Dine on amazing food from choice restaurants in Lincoln Square. Join in the fun with nightly dance parties, open jams, and plenty of family activities. Bring your whole family for a great weekend!