Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five July 22, 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 (July 22-28)

This summer (July 22-28)
Check it out! We’ve compiled a list of some of planned 2022 summer festivals and events in Chicago and its surrounding suburbs.



The Wizard of Oz – Marriott Theatre

July 23 – August 7
Relive the classic tale of four unlikely friends on the adventure of a lifetime! Join Dorothy, the Cowardly Lion, Tin Man and Scarecrow (and little Toto too) as they journey down the yellow brick road to the magical Emerald City.



Block Party Family Fest – Foster Field

July 23, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Spend the afternoon with us! At Foster Field, located at Simpson St. and Ashland Ave., Connections will host family-friendly entertainment and activities for all ages.



Highwood Days with Taco Fest – Downtown Highwood Metra Station

July 22-24, 8:00 am – 11:30 pm
Recognized as the City’s oldest festival, Highwood Days features one of the areas largest carnivals, with rides, games, live music and more! The addition of Taco Fest brings together the region’s best taco-centric restaurants, caterers and food trucks to offer a wide range of mouth-watering creations.



Frozen Sister Singalong – Top Note Music House

July 23, 12:00 pm and August 28, 12:00 pm
Elsa & Anna have traveled all the way from Arendelle to throw a princess party you and your family won’t forget! Join them as they provide a special showing of FROZEN, sing the soundtrack, do meet & greets and provide fun frozen activities like snowflake stations and group games!