Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five December 27, 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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New Year’s Eve Family Party at Enchanted Castle
December 31 in Lombard

Ring in 2020 at Chicago’s Greatest Family New Year’s Eve Bash on Tuesday, December 31st with 2 seatings to choose from – our 3 PM “Early Bird” seating and the “Grand Gala” seating from 8 pm to Midnight!




New Year’s Eve Bash – Kohl Children’s Museum
December 31 in Glenview

Two full events with music (featuring performer Little Miss Ann at 8:30 a.m.), dancing, juggler shows, and giant confetti drops so kids can enjoy New Year’s without staying up until midnight.




Family New Year’s Eve Party – Elk Grove Park District
December 31 in Elk Grove Village

Celebrate the incoming new year with a rockin’ DJ, delicious ice cream sundaes, carousel rides, play at Jumps n’ Jiggles and swimming fun at the Pavilion Aquatics Center and a balloon drop to welcome in the new year!




Noon Year’s Eve! – SciTech Hands On Museum
December 31 in Aurora

Bring the family in for a fun celebration to end the year. Count down to noon and a 1000-balloon drop, enjoy a Live DJ and games, SciTech’s Bubble Blast, craft projects, and explore the museum!




Ultimate New Year’s Eve Party – Safari Land
December 31 in Villa Park

Safari Land’s New Year’s Eve celebration is a great event for the entire family! Must chose from either package 1 or 2. PKG1 – $15: Includes admission, buffet, raffle ticket & party favor bag. PKG2 – $25: Includes everything in package 1 plus UNLIMITED RIDES and $5 Adventure Card for arcade games!




Sponsored by: “Metra”
With traffic-free trips to bars, nightclubs and breweries, safe, no-driving-needed rides home after you’ve had a few, and unlimited rides Saturday and Sunday for just $10, Metra is made for happy hour. Plan your get-together now at metrarail.com.