Oaklee’s Fun Five July 26, 2019

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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Chicago Dogs vs Cleburne Railroaders
July 27, 28, 29 in Rosemont

Join the Chicago Dogs as they take on the Cleburne Railroaders at Impact Field in Rosemont. Fans can enjoy an extravagant post-game fireworks show. Chicago Dogs games welcome fans of all ages for a one-of-a-kind experience where every day is fan appreciation day.



Prairie Fest – City of Wood Dale
July 26-28 in Wood Dale

Join the City of Wood Dale and celebrate summer at our annual Prairie Fest! With live music, children’s entertainment, food, drinks and a carnival there’s something fun for every member of the family. Free Admission.




Santa’s Summer Vacation – Pirates Cove Children’s Theme Park
July 26 in Elk Grove Village

Come visit Santa, Mrs. Claus, and their elves as they visit all their friends at Pirates’ Cove this summer. You will get a chance to see Santa, write letters, and go caroling.




Family Twilight Adventures – The Morton Arboretum
July 27 in Lisle

Enjoy a fun-filled adventure after hours at the Arboretum. Hike, join in activities, and roast marshmallows before going on a silent tram ride through the woods. $19 per person.




Chicago Outdoor Adventure Pop-Up: Go-Karting & Mini Golf at Neon Summer
July 26 – 30 in Chicago

This season, the creative masterminds behind Jack’s Pumpkin Nights and Frosty’s Christmas Bar are bringing another massive spectacle to city slickers looking for immersive fun in the heart of Chicago: Neon Summer.




Sponsored by: “Metra”
With fun destinations, unlimited trips Saturday and Sunday for just $10, and free rides for up to three kids 11 and under with each adult through Labor Day, Metra is made for summer!