Kids can look forward to free kite building, a candy drop, kite lessons and races, according to a news release. Participants are also welcome to bring their own kites to fly during open fly times. Kite Fest will also feature music from Impulse Entertainment and food trucks, including Chicago Pizza Boss Mobile Pizzeria, Cupcakes for Courage and Kona Ice. You can read more … [Read more...] about Elmhurst Park District Kite Fest takes flight this Weekend
Wood Dale officials say they have a new emergency response plan in place after two people were killed and 22 others injured when high winds from a fast-moving storm knocked over a tent at last year's Prairie Fest. But they say they won't share them with the public because of unspecified concerns over security. The annual festival opens its four-day run Thursday evening at … [Read more...] about Wood Dale says it has new Security Plans for this Year’s Prairie Fest
The Taste of Wheaton kicks off Thursday and will run through the weekend. The festival will include: Tasty Eats from Local Restaurants & Traditional Festival Fare Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/10K & Zippity Zoo Run Carnival Rides Art in the Park Business After Hours featuring 2016 Wheaton Award Children’s Games Arts & Crafts Fair Beer & … [Read more...] about The Taste of Wheaton is going on RIGHT NOW!