Oaklee’s Fun Five July 19, 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 Milwaukee Milkmen
July 24-26 in Rosemont

Join the Chicago Dogs as they take on the Milwaukee Milkmen at Impact Field in Rosemont. During this “Wiener Wednesday” home game, the Chicago Dogs will play as the “Chicago Wieners” in specially-branded uniforms. Fans can enjoy $2 hot dogs during the game.



Kane County Fair
July 19 – 21 in St. Charles

Wow, it’s fair-tastic! Live it up and take in the sights & sounds of the Kane County Fair for four more days of live music on the Miller Lite Sound Stage and action-packed thrills in the grandstand. Enjoy many new events this year and traditional favorites.




1893 World’s Fair Walking Tour – The Congress Plaza Hotel
July 19 – 25 in Chicago

This 2-hour, mostly indoor downtown walking tour welcomes guests of all ages to learn how and why the 1893 World’s Fair captures imaginations more than any other event in Chicago’s history. This tour is a fun and educational experience great for both kids ages 6 and up.




Bixbee Imagination Station Experiential Popup
July 19 – 25 in Chicago

The Imagination Station will feature several rooms inspired by Bixbee product design themes, each providing Instagrammable backdrops with engaging activities that boost creativity while providing moments of awareness and self-expression.




Taste of River North – Ward Park
July 19 – 21 in Chicago

Now in its 18th year, the Taste of River North is prepared to once again dish out a sampling of the hood on the weekend of July 19 – 21. Unlike other summer street fests, Taste of River North is situated in Ward Park along the beautiful Chicago River.




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!