Things To Do

Jan. 13, 2018

Best Sledding Hills on the North Shore


We don't get a lot of snow days here in the Chicago area, but when we do, there's nothing better than an afternoon of sledding! Don't let the sub-zero temps scare you, throw on a few extra layers and head to the hills! Ok, we know in ...

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Jan. 4, 2018

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Jan. 5 – 7

It’s the time of year for New Year’s resolutions and whether you are going the simple route like me (to drink more water) or perhaps a bit more spiritual/life changing, we can all resolve to get out more and explore more of what the North Shore has to offer ...

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Dec. 27, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Dec. 29 – Dec. 31

It’s the final weekend of 2017! Regardless of age, there are plenty of ways to ring in the new year in style. Wishing everyone a healthy and fabulous New Year!!!


It’s A Wonderful Life
Dec. 29 & 30: 8 pm
Oil Lamp Theatre, 1723 Glenview Rd., Glenview 

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Dec. 20, 2017

Holiday Weekend Fun on the North Shore: Dec. 22 – 24

The holidays are always a great time to take in a show. However, while many local performances are sold out, we found some with seats still available (Peter Pan, the Gift of the Magi) but I encourage you to ask fast. It’s also the perfect time to partake in some ...

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Dec. 13, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Dec. 15 – 17

While 2017 may be winding down, the holiday festivities are still ramping up.  There are so many great ways to enjoy quality family time and make memories to last a lifetime. Multiple breakfasts with Santa, the Nutcracker, a special Star Wars-themed ice skate, Chanukah Wonderland, gingerbread decorating and more ...

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Dec. 6, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Dec. 8 – 10

While the bleak December weather has returned, the holiday merriment continues throughout the North Shore to warm our spirits! Multiple holiday fests (with Santa sightings), gingerbread workshops, a holiday healthcare fair (brilliant), a holiday singalong and a toe tapping performance round out this weekend’s offering of events and activities!


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Nov. 30, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Dec. 1 - 3

Tis’ the weekend for holiday merriment. You can choose from a plethora of seasonal activities to crank up your holiday spirit including a tree lighting, a winter celebration, a Breakfast with Santa, holiday markets, a holiday house walk, a holiday symphony concert and performances of a Christmas Carol and a ...

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Nov. 29, 2017

Nutcracker Performances on the North Shore

It’s one of the biggest traditions of the holiday season. But sometimes finding the time to enjoy the splendor of the season can be challenging. Lucky for you, there are many enchanting productions of this holiday classic, each with their own unique spin, right here on the North Shore. But ...

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Oct. 26, 2017

Halloween Fun & More on the North Shore: Oct. 27 – 29


The Halloween fun continues in anticipation of the big night! Haunted Houses, trunk-or-treats and plenty of other activities await those looking to maximize their Halloween spirit and candy intake. Other events include Birdies & Beer, Inaside Chicago Dance and the grand opening of the groundbreaking Take a Stand Center ...

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Oct. 18, 2017

Ghoulishly Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Oct. 20 – 22

Let the Halloween fun begin!  This weekend’s line-up of events features a wide range of family friendly events as well as those looking for a little more fright! If costumers and goblins are not your thing, there is an Oktoberfest celebration, a mini class about the World Fair and ...

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