Friday Fun Five August 30, 2018

Oaklee's Family Guide Friday Fun FiveHere are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories!

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List of Apple Orchards – Oaklee’s Family Guide

Around the Chicagoland Area

Nothing says fall like fresh midwestern apples picked right off the tree and made into delicious apple pies. Here’s a list of apple orchards within an easy drive from Chicagoland.




Fall Family Festival – Kohl Children’s Museum
Sept 9 in Glenview

Our annual Fall Family Festival is back, with some old favorites and some new exciting activities. Get ready for a jam-packed morning of animal discovery, harvest games, and physical activities to burn off the summer energy outdoors.




Septemberfest – Village of Schaumburg
Sept 1-3 in Schaumburg

An outdoor festival featuring an arts & crafts show, carnival, entertainment on 3 stages, craft beer & wine tent, Taste of Schaumburg, Not-for-Profit Day, bingo, fireworks on Sunday evening, Labor Day parade, and Septemberfest Court competition. Free admission..




Chicago Fringe Festival & Kids Fringe 2018
Aug 30-31, Sept 1-3 in Chicago

The Chicago Fringe Festival 2018 returns to Jefferson Park for its ninth presenting year. The Festival includes comedies, dramas, dance pieces, musicals, performance art and the unclassifiable.




Buffalo Grove Days – Mike Rylko Community Park
Aug 30-31, Sept 1-3 in Buffalo Grove

The Buffalo Grove Days committee has worked hard to provide a Labor Day weekend filled with activities for all ages. Free admission




Sponsored by: “Chicago Dogs Baseball
Don’t miss The Chicago Dogs final 2018 Games – 9/1 – 7:05pm Fireworks and Star Wars Night. 9/2 – 6:05pm Fireworks, Pre-Game Autographs & Photos, $3 Bottomless Popcorn or Soda. 9/3 – 1:05pm Final Home Game. Tix start-$9 at

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