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Here are the results found for 7/21/2021. Click on the "Details" button for full information on any of the results below.

Virtual events and activities are located toward the end of the page, in the "Virtual" categories.

Note: Some events in the calendar may be closed temporarily due to COVID. Always call your destination ahead of time to verify availability. Ongoing or weekly events and attractions may also be closed or have special holiday hours, or may occur on certain days during an extended run.

Activity
Select a time slot
Age: All ages
Artopia: The Immersive Art Experience
Morgan Manufacturing
This unique experience, hosted in the gorgeous 32,000 square foot venue in Chicago's West Loop...  See more
6:30 PM
Age: 8 and up
Barks, Moos, Squeaks, and Coos: Writing from an Animal’s Point of View
The Book Stall
Attention Kid-Lit fans! On Wednesday, July 21st at 6:30 PM, The Book Stall presents three middle...  See more
Various
Age: All ages
Buddha Belly Kids Virtual Yoga On Demand
Online
Bring the whole family or yoga with your siblings! Yoga is about building confidence...  See more
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, weather permitting
Age: All ages
Butterflies & Blooms
Chicago Botanic Garden
Butterflies & Blooms is a butterfly exhibition where visitors can immerse themselves in a...  See more
Drop-in 1-3pm
Age: Ages 2-8 years (with adult)
Cantigny Park Wild Wednesday
Cantigny Park
Wednesdays June 30 - July 28. Stop by the back yard of the Visitors Center between 1-3 pm. Young...  See more
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Age: All ages
Eat to the Beat:Istvan and his Imaginary Band
Jewett Park Pavilion
Istvan and His Imaginary Band! Istvan, his guitar, and a series of effects will have both...  See more
During regular hours
Age: All ages
Human+Nature
Morton Arboretum
The Morton Arboretum’s next outdoor art exhibition, Human+Nature (pronounced: Human Nature)...  See more
Book your tee time
Age: All ages
Par Excellence Redux: The Front 9
Elmhurst Art Museum
In a unique collision of recreation and art, the Museum commissioned a two-part miniature golf...  See more
9am - noon
Age: Preschool
Parent/Preschooler Playtime
Kids Kustom Parties
Tuesday - Thursday. 3,000 sq ft of FUN! Featuring physical activities, story time (when...  See more
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Age: All ages
Pop In and Play Family Activities
Chicago Botanic Garden
Wednesdays - Sundays June 23-September 5. Join us at the Nature Play Garden on the Regenstein...  See more
During regular hours, advanced registration required.
Age: Ages 0-6
SummerBurst
Kohl Children's Museum of Greater Chicago
Looking for a safe, outdoor experience with your family this summer? SummerBurst: An EXPLORsion...  See more
1 hour
Age: 4-12
The Green Giraffe Eats Kids Cooking Academy
Online
This workshop includes live learning via zoom, recipe cards, ingredient lists, shopping lists...  See more
During regular hours
Age: All ages
Time Travel Trip
Naper Settlement
Step back in time as you explore Naper Settlement. This self-guided tour allows you to follow...  See more
Any time
Age: All ages
Walkie Talkies
Chicago Children's Theatre
Walkie Talkies are fun, totally original audio experiences families can listen to together while...  See more
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Age: All ages
Wild Wednesdays
Garfield Park Conservatory
Join us Wednesday evenings and let your kids get a little wild! Whether we’re inside or out, we...  See more
Camp - Short Run/Drop In
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Age: 9-17
Chicago Filmmakers Youth & Teen Camps
Chicago Filmmakers
Every summer, we invite budding filmmakers aged 9-17 to participate in our spectacular...  See more
2pm-3:50pm
Age: Ages 10-17
Comic Characters for Beginners One-Week Class
Online
This is a Comic Characters class for beginners. Over the course of this class I will be showing...  See more
9:00 am EST- 12:30 pm EST
Age: 10-13
Girl Boss Chess for Beginners Camp
Online Classes
Girl Boss Chess camp is a unique experience for girls aged 6-13. We combine chess education...  See more
See schedule
Age: Grades 1-6
Northwestern Wildcat Sports Camp
Northwestern University
Wildcat Sports Camp has been a Chicagoland tradition since 1939 and continues its success as one...  See more
9am-2:30pm M, T, W; 9-11am Th, F
Age: Children 5 to 8 years old
Peggy Notebaert Nature MuseumSummer Camp
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
The Nature Museum is excited to offer Summer Camp again in 2021! The camp team is planning fun...  See more
See web site for times
Age: 3-14
Skyline Studios Broadway Summer Camps!
Athenaeum Theatre
Chicago’s largest off-loop theatre, the historic Athenaeum will be hosting Skyline Studios...  See more
See web site
Age: 3-14
Skyline Studios Broadway Summer Camps!
First Free Church Andersonville
First Free Church in Andersonville will be hosting Skyline Studios Summer Broadway Camps...  See more
Varies by camp
Age: 3 - 14 years old
Skyline Studios Summer Broadway Camps
Athenaeum Theatre
Athenaeum Theatre Productions, the managers of the operations at the Athenaeum Theatre...  See more
9:00
Age: 5-14
Ultimate Ninjas Summer Camp
Ultimate Ninjas
During camp, kids are grouped together by age and rotate through stations where they are coached...  See more
9am-3:30pm
Age: 10-16
Urban Kayaks Youth Kayak Weekly Sessions
Urban Kayaks- Monroe Harbor
Urban Kayaks youth “Kayak Class” is a learn-to-paddle kayak and paddle board program for kids...  See more
Classes: In-Person Drop-in
9:30am-10:15am
Age: 0-5 years
Outdoor Music Pups®
Music Box Theater
Your favorite in-person outdoor music classes are BACK! Join us OUTSIDE in the Garden at the...  See more
Classes: Virtual Drop-in
9am
Age: 0-5 years
Bubbles Academy Family Music & Movement
Zoom
Bubbles Academy is offering virtual classes for ages 0-5, 5 days a week!

We appreciate...  See more
Entertainment
See web site
Age: Ages 10 and up
Cabinet of Curiosities presents Sea Change
The Brndhaus Pl-Zen
A hopeful evening of original songs, giant puppets, live music, delightful devices, and...  See more
See web site
Age: All ages
Cirque Italia: Water Circus Gold
Orland Square
Cirque Italia takes families on an adventure, back to when hula hoops and soda fountains were...  See more
6-9pm
Age: All ages
Live on the Lake! American Idol star Manny Torres
Navy Pier
Harry Caray’s Tavern has partnered with 101.9 THE MIX and Miller Lite to treat guests to live...  See more
Ongoing Exhibits
During regular hours
Age: All ages
Becoming Jane: The Evolution of Dr. Jane Goodall
The Field Museum of Natural History
Widely known for her innovative approach to animal behavior research, Dr. Goodall traveled to...  See more
Any time
Age: All ages
Behold, Be Held
The Block Museum
While the past year has altered so much in our lives, it has also highlighted how art remains a...  See more
During hours, virtual exhibition line
Age: All ages
Bisa Butler: Portraits
Art Institute of Chicago
She strategically uses textiles—a traditionally marginalized medium—to interrogate the...  See more
During regular hours
Age: School age
Future Energy Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry
This exhibit is an in-depth experience focused on tomorrow’s energy landscape—and the...  See more
During regular hours
Age: All ages
Little Clint – The Story of a Baby Dinosaur
Dinosaur Discovery Museum
This permanent exhibit tells the story of a young dinosaur from his hatching during the...  See more
10am - 5pm Wed - Sundays
Age: Ages 6 and up
Mandela: Struggle for Freedom
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
Mandela: Struggle for Freedom traces the history of the fight against apartheid in South Africa...  See more
During regular hours
Age: All ages
Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes
Museum of Science and Industry
Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes celebrates Marvel history with more than 300 artifacts...  See more
During regular hours
Age: All ages
Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze
Museum of Science and Industry
Numbers in Nature: A Mirror Maze is an interactive and immersive new permanent exhibit at the...  See more
During regular hours
Age: All ages
Polar Play Zone
John G. Shedd Aquarium
What would you like to be? A sleek sliding penguin? A deep-sea explorer? How about both? In...  See more
Make a reservation
Age: All ages
To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA
Elmhurst History Museum
Reservations Required: In May of 1969, just before the first man landed on the moon, Snoopy...  See more
Performance
1pm to 2pm
Age: All ages
How a Lipizzan Stallion learns to dance - and Baby Lipizzzans!!
The Tempel Lipizzans
Wednesdays. Our equine dancers may be born with the genetic material to perform their graceful...  See more
Storytelling
10-10:40 AM
Age: 6 years and younger
Japanese Storytime
Online
This July and August, Tampopo will be offering exciting storytelling time (40 min) for the...  See more