Places to go - Outdoors

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The Grove

Peek into a tank full of turtles, touch a fossil, learn about pioneer and Native American life. The 135-acre grounds have wetland, woodland and prairie...

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Centennial Beach

This outdoor park features 4 acres of grass and trees, a sand beach, shallow-end slide, water play features, a diving complex and water depths ranging...

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Morton Arboretum

Explore 1,700 acres of plants and trees. Walk, run or bike 9 miles of paved roads or hike 16 miles of trails with birds, frogs and other wildlife, amid...

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Long Grove Chocolate Festival

The Village of Long Grove is transformed in to a chocolate lover's paradise. Enjoy live music, food and wine pairings and great children's activities....

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Springtime on the Farm

Experience a busy spring on a working 1880s farm by helping to till fields with a horse-drawn plow, plant a vegetable garden, watch a blacksmith, visit...

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Earth Day Celebration

Includes games, activities, music, food and a native plant sale.

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Backyards for Nature Fair

A native plant sale and a backyard ecology fair for the whole family, including birdhouse building, free wildflower seedlings, games and activities...

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Chicago Memorial Day Parade

The wreath laying ceremony begins at 11 a.m. at the Eternal Flame on Daley Plaza. The parade kicks off at noon and proceeds south on State Street from...

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Civil War Days at Naper Settlement

Naper Settlement becomes a Civil War Encampment where visitors can meet famous characters of the past and become immersed in history as the Civil War...

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Norwegian Constitution Day Parade

Parade includes local marching bands, folk dancers, singers and various Scandinavian groups in national costumes. Plus pre-parade entertainment, activities...

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