Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five August 5, 2022

Here are our top five things to do with you and your family this weekend! Make some memories!

For more great family events, see Oaklee’s  calendar of events!

Chicagoland Summer Festivals (August)

This summer (August)
Check it out! We’ve compiled a list of some of planned 2022 summer festivals and events in Chicago and its surrounding suburbs.



The World of Faeries Festival – Vasa Park

August 6, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
“We Grow Happiness” “Where can you get so much, for so little, so close to home?” Artisan Vendor Village Food Court Music and Entertainment Lineup. Price: $8.00 to $15.00 —Seniors $8..00 children 12 and under free.



Elgin’s Movies in the Park: HOME – Lords Park

August 5, 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Featuring local food trucks Fire and Smoke BBQ and Joe + Dough – Bring the whole family to sit under the stars in Elgin’s own beautiful parks! Enjoy a variety of family films all summer long, all for FREE! Remember to bring your lawn chairs, blankets, bug spray and snacks!



Warrenville Summer Daze – City Hall Complex

August 5-6
Summer Daze 2022 will be taking place on August 5 & 6! Enjoy live music, beer & wine, delicious food, business booths, and fun for the entire family. Located in the Warrenville City Hall Complex – 28W701 Stafford Place On-site seating will be limited. We recommend bringing your own lawn chairs, etc.



Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) – McCormick Place

August 5-7, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) is returning to McCormick Place. The Midwest’s largest pop culture convention is back at full capacity this August and expecting tens of thousands of fans for a weekend of pop culture guests, comic artists, cosplay, and much more.