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Chicago area theaters offer holiday performances for younger children

Chicago area theaters offer holiday performances for younger children

November 20, 2017 | Comments (0)

‘Tis the season for families to plan holiday outings. When our girls were little, we struggled to find age-appropriate events with other families dealing with squirmy kids. These three wonderful productions are perfect for families with young children. The Beatrix Potter Holiday Tea Party Peter Rabbit, Mr. Jeremy Fisher and Simpkin the cat all play major roles in this […]

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Unique Halloween celebrations offer something for everyone

Unique Halloween celebrations offer something for everyone

October 12, 2017 | Comments (0)

Halloween is said to be the second most celebrated holiday for families. This year there are fun celebrations from Millennium Park to the Quad Cities. Here are four that stand out for their uniqueness. Halloween in the Quad Cities combines a gorgeous color drive with spooky spirits. Guests can participate in dozens of activities, starting with […]

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Chicago theaters are ready to ring in the holidays

Chicago theaters are ready to ring in the holidays

November 10, 2015 | Comments (0)

The morning after our girls overindulged in Halloween candy, we woke to find Sunday newspapers filled with holiday shopping inserts. It’s a sign that the holidays are right around the corner, so it’s time to start planning your holiday entertainment. While the big shows receive the most attention, there many wonderful — and often unique […]

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January family events will keep cabin fever away

January family events will keep cabin fever away

January 8, 2015 | Comments (0)

This month Chicago families have exciting opportunities to avoid cabin fever and do something that they’ll talk about for the rest of the year. From live theater to meeting baseball stars, there truly is something for everyone. The Chicago Children’s Theatre presents Writers Theatre’s The MLK Project:  The Fight for Civil Rights from January 24 – […]

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