Take a peek at the fun things happening around town this month!
Time:June 8th, 9am-11am
Location:Kilbourn park, 3501 N. Kilbourn Ave. Chicago, IL 60641
About:This event is for the whole family to learn about gardening. Children can learn about planting seeds, taking care of plants, and the benefits in having your own garden. Get ready to get muddy!
Ribfest: Family Entertainment
Time:June 15th& June 16th, 12pm-10am
Location:Lincoln Ave from Irving Park to Berteau (4000 N. to 4165 N.)
Cost:$10 suggested donation
About:Enjoy family fun entertainment and food! Ribfest is an annual event to start of summer in Chicago. The event features BBQ from around the city and music. The Bud Light Stage will feature family fun artists throughout the day! Make sure to check out the children’s section of the fest located by the Bud Light Stage. There will be arts and crafts, blow up toys, and more!
Family Nature Days
Time:June 29th, 10am-12pm
Location:Lincoln Park Zoo 2001 N. Clark Street, Chicago IL, 60614
About:The Chicago Park District host’s Family Nature Days at different parks throughout Chicago. The featured park of June is the Lincoln Park Zoo. Families can explore nature activities, engage in crafts, and explore areas throughout their favorite parks through a new science lens.
North Center Farmers Market
Time:Every Saturday, 7am-2pm
Location: 4100 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago IL, 60602
About:Learn and purchase fresh produce from around the Chicagoland area. Explore different featured cultural events and enjoy a bit to eat with your family! Farmers markets are a great way to teach your children about your local community!
Location:Hamlin Park 3035 N. Hoyne, Chicago, IL, 60618
About:Enjoy a day at the pool with your family! Hamlin Pool has chairs for the family to sit and a large pool to cool off on hot summer days. Hamlin Park has plenty of green space to enjoy a picnic after a long day of swimming!