Friday Fun Five June 21, 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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Arlington Heights Frontier Days Festival 2019
July 3-7 in Arlington Heights

Come celebrate Frontier Days Festival 2019 with FREE Admission, FREE Music Entertainment, 4th of July Parade, Family Activities, Citizens with Disabilities Days, Petting Zoo and much more.




Harry Potter Night & Fireworks – Schaumburg Boomers Stadium
June 21 in Schaumburg

Harry Potter Night! Presented by Safari Land . First 500 kids receive Harry Potter Glasses. Dress as your favorite character for a chance to win prizes. Enjoy themed games and magical surprises all night!




Movie in the Park – Elk Grove Park District
June 21 in Elk Grove Village

Bring lawn chairs and blankets to relax on the Pavilion Fields as we host the free family viewing event, Movie in the Park, featuring Disney’s “Ralph Breaks the Internet” (PG). The first 50 kids in attendance receive a free giveaway. Show time begins at 8pm.




Strawberry Fest – Historic Downtown Long Grove
June 21-23 in Long Grove

Strawberry Fest leaves nothing to the imagination either, with a classic carnival, multiple stages of live music, and the Kids Zone featuring enduring family activities at no charge like water balloon toss, flower crown arts, and junior knight training.




World’s Largest Swim Lesson – Chippewa Pool
June 20 in Des Plaines

Break the record! Chippewa Pool, 11am today! Join us, as we combine our efforts with waterparks, aquatic facilities, swimmers and instructors all around the world in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Swim Lesson!




Sponsored by: “Arts in Bartlett’s Global Arts Festival”
Your family is invited to join us as we celebrate world cultures at the 3rd Annual Global Arts Festival. Lots of activities and fun for the whole family.