Friday Fun Five September 7, 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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Downtown Downers Grove Fine Arts Festival

Sept 8-9 in Downers Grove

The 42nd Annual Downtown Downers Grove Fine Arts Festival will be held September 8-9, 2018, 10am-5pm, presented by Downers Grove Downtown Management Corp. on Main Street.




Touch A Truck – Elmhurst Park District
Sept 8 in Elmhurst

Elmhurst Park District invites you to bring the kids to Berens Park to touch, feel, and climb through a variety of trucks and vehicles, including fire trucks, tow trucks and more!




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

Kohl Children’s Museum’s Fall Family Festival includes many activities all for one ticket price. Activities are unlimited, including train rides, once every child has had a turn!




39th Annual Scandinavian Day Festival
Sept 9 in South Elgin

The Scandinavian Day Festival is dedicated to the preservation and celebration of the five Scandinavian countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.




Bartlett Heritage Days
Sept 8-9 in Bartlett

Free, family-friendly event includes: Saturday Pet Adoption in the Park, two-day Bartlett Bazaar loaded with local crafters, jewelers and home-based businesses, food, Kids Fest at Banbury Fair and much more…




Sponsored by: “Fall Fest – Rivers Casino
Don’t miss the annual Fall Fest carnival provided by the Fantasy Amusement Company, Inc. Enjoy your favorite rides and carnival treats before or after catching music at the bandstand or strolling through the festival grounds.