Weekend Activities – April 15-17

Easter and Earth Day are approaching and it’s Spring, so there are lots of activities for families this weekend. Here are just a few that caught my attention:

Chicago

Fri, 4/15 – Special Turn-On Ceremony for Buckingham Fountain – FREE (6 am!)

Sat, 4/16 – Day of Puppetry at Irish-American Heritage Center – $5 suggested donation

Sat-Sun, 4/16-4/17 – Easter Hunts & other activities at various Chicago Public Parks – FREE-$12

Sun, 4/17 – Soldier Field Spring Egg-Stravaganza – FREE ($10 parking)

North Suburbs

Sat, 4/16 – Ice Cream Social at Lake Villa Library – FREE

Sun, 4/17 – Earth Day Celebration at Crabtree Nature Center in Barrington – FREE

Northwest Suburbs

Sat-Sun, 4/16-4/17 – Bunny Trail Wagon Rides in Naperville – $9 res/$13 non-res

Sat, 4/16 – Princesses and Pirates at SeekingSitters in Naperville – FREE

Sun, 4/17 – Easter Egg Hunt at Alden Terrace of McHenry – FREE

West Suburbs

Thur-Sat, 4/15-4/16 – Triton Troupers Circus in River Grove – $6 per person

Sat, 4/16 – Make It A Play Date at Berwyn YMCA – FREE

Sun, 4/17 – 3rd Annual Go Fly A Kite Event in Wheaton – FREE

Sun, 4/17 – Go Green! A Celebration of Conservation at Fullersburg Woods in Oak Brook – FREE

South Suburbs

Sat, 4/16 – Lucky Egg Hunt at Homewood-Flossmoor Park District – FREE

Sat, 4/16 – Nowell Easter Egg Hunt at Nowell Park in Joliet – FREE

Sat, 4/16 – Kidgits Easter Celebration at Orland Square Mall – FREE

Sat-Sun, 4/16-4/17 – Bunny in the Greenhouse at Bird Haven Greenhouse in Joliet – FREE

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