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Places to Play

These are just a few of the many places to play in and around the city. Don't see your favorite spot? Let us know! We are always looking for more places to explore.

Family Nature Day

Join Lincoln Park Zoo and the Chicago Park District for nature play days at a park near you! Play with natural items like stumps and seeds, brush up on your bird-watching or hiking skills, or venture out on a family scavenger hunt.

Families with all ages are welcome. Events are open-house style with varying stations, so stop by for a few minutes or stay the whole time. These are rain-or-shine events, so please dress for the weather. Click here for more information about the following dates:.

  • Saturday, October 19 - Kilbourn Park (10 a.m-Noon)

  • Saturday, November 2 - Welles Park (10 a.m-Noon)