Calendar of Events
Welcome to Families in the Loop’s Community Calendar, where it’s now super easy to share, view, and experience all of Chicago's amazing parent- and family-centric happenings. Browse through to find hip and exciting events just for parents or for the whole family. Got an activity you’d like to share? Fab! Add it by clicking on the submission form below. It’s all here and all for you, courtesy of the hottest hub for Chicago parents, Families in the Loop!
June 15, 2012
WAC Kids Club: Join us the third Friday of every month for WAC Movie Night! Parents enjoy a night out while kids have fun at Kids Club with an art project and movie.
Venue: West Loop Athletic Club Kids Club
Address: 1380 W Randolph Chicago, IL 60607
Event Cost: $Members – $20/child; $10/sibling; Nonmembers – $30/child; $15/sibling
April: Lion King
May: The Smurfs
June: The Little Mermaid
What: Old Town School of Folk Music: “Each week a different teacher will bring in a handful of songs covering a theme, or an artist, or a genre. The experience is open to all levels and all instruments, so bring your friends or family to just hang out and sing. This is a wonderful opportunities to meet other players and folks who share your musical interests. On top of that you go home with at least a dozen songs! Hey, just because it says 6-string doesn’t mean you can’t bring 4 or 8 or 12! Heck, just come and sing!”
When: Fridays @ 6:30pm
Where: Old Town School of Folk Music @ 909 W Armitage Ave
How much: $5 admission!!
Visit the event page to find out more!
Eat, Drink, and be Merry! . . . that’s why we all come every year to Chicago’s Best Street Festival.
Located in the city’s most famous restaurant row, the 15th annual Taste of Randolph Street takes place on Chicago’s Randolph Street corridor. The Taste of Randolph Street is a food-centric festival in the West Loop, a neighborhood that boasts some of the best cuisine in the city.
Home to Stephanie Izard’s Girl & the Goat, Veerasway – Indian food with a twist, and Italian-focused Vivó, Randolph Street is the ideal location for a culinary celebration. Attracting city dwellers and suburbanites in numbers in excess of 100,000, including, in 2010, Vince Vaughn and his wife, Taste of Randolph Street promises to excite and entertain the senses.
Chicago’s hottest singles never miss this chic and sexy weekend in Chicago’s upscale West Loop on Friday June 15h through Sunday June 17th.
Located at 900-1200 W. Randolph St., on Randolph Street from Peoria to Racine. Chicago’s hottest singles never miss this chic and sexy weekend in Chicago’s upscale West Loop on Friday June 15th through Sunday June 17th. Event hours are Friday 5pm – 11pm, Saturday 12pm – 11pm, and Sunday 12pm – 10pm.
On the six-block stretch of Randolph Street from Peoria Street and Racine Avenue, you can explore hand crafted and merchant goods. Along with two unique stages of incredible live entertainment and new this year, a hidden DJ dance stage. Celebrate the summertime with live entertainment featuring world famous recording artists.
ALL AGES WELCOME!
Laura Doherty is back this year for our 2012 Summer Concert Series! Come out and listen to some rocking songs at Little Beans as part of the Little Beans Spring/Summer Concert Series sponsored by OnTheGo Chicago and dinner will be provided for the whole family. The first 40 kids to arrive can rock out with the band with a free maraca from on the go Chicago! Come over to enjoy a little music, dining, and playtime. Price includes playspace admission, concert and dinner (pizza)!
PRICE: 2 People – $30 / 3 People – $40 / 4 People – $50 / 5 People – $60
Click here to register!