Suburban Family ~ May + June 2022 issue

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Discover a calendar of Chicago area festivals and street fairs for May and June. Find details on each one including what to expect when you attend.These festivals are the best way to celebrate the season.

MAY Wine on the Fox Fest – 5/7-8. Entertainment, food and premier wine tasting. Hudson Crossing Park, Oswego. gooswego.org. Aurora Greek Fest – 5/13-15. Greek food and culture celebration. St. Athanosios Greek Orthodox Church. Auroragreekfest.com Tulip Time Festival – 5/7-15. Hundreds of tulips, entertainment, events and activities. Holland, MI tuliptime.com Chicago Critics Film Festival – 5/13-19. Acclaimed films plus appearances by directors and stars. Music Box Theatre, Chicago. chicagocriticsfilmfestival.com. Blooming Fest – View plants, artwork, live music and family activities in West Chicago 9AM-3PM. Bloomingfest.com Chocolate Festival – 5/20-22. Chocolate vendors, live music, children’s activities and roaming performers. Downtown Long Grove. longgrove.org. What’s Blooming on Harrison - 5/21. Art fair, children’s carnival, music, food, beer garden and more. Oak Park. Oakparkdistrict.com Skokie Festival of Cultures – 5/21-22. Cultural booths, folk music, dance, arts and crafts. Oakton Park, Skokie. skokieculturefest.org. Northbrook Art in the Park – 5/21-22. 85 artists in many mediums, music, food, youth art activities. Northbrook. Amdurproductions.com Renegade Craft Spring Fair – 5/21-22. Andersonville. Details TBD. Renegadecraft.com Geek Fest – 5/21. Arcade Units, bouncy May/June 2022

castle, obstacle course, vendors, board games. 1-4PM. Carol Stream. Carolstream.org Red, White and BBQ Festival – 5/27-29. Carnival rides, attractions and games. Westmont. Wetmontbbq.com DuPage Community Arts Festival – Musicians and artists gather at the DuPage County Fairgrounds. 10AM-11PM dupagecountyfair.org Belmont-Sheffield Music Fest – 5/28-29. Local tribute bands, family entertainment, arts and crafts vendors. Sheffield Ave., Chicago. chicagoevents.com. Prairie Arts Festival – 5/25-26. Fine art show, entertainment and kids’ activities. Robert O. Atcher Municipal Center, Schaumburg. villageofschaumburg.com. Taste of Mexico – 5/31-6/2. Authentic cuisine, music, carnival rides, arts and crafts. Little Village, Chicago. chicagoevents.com.

Rosemont Uncorked Wine Festival – 6/4-5. 18 wineries, live music and more. Rosemontuncorked.com Dragon Boat Festival – Dragon boat races, music, food, drinks and more. Blue Island. Chicagodragonboats.com Chicago Gospel Music Festival – 6/4. Jay Pritzker Pavillion, Millennium Park. Cityofchicago.org

JUNE 57th Street Art Fair – 6/1-2. 57th Street, Hyde Park. 57thstreetartfair.org. Cream of Wheaton Festival – 6/2-5. Arts and crafts fair, carnival, Cosley Zoo and food vendors. Wheaton. Wheatonparkdistrict.com Rose Festival – 6/2-5. Rose parade, rides, concessions, and games. Roselle. Roselle.il.us La Grange Carnival - 6/3-5. Rides, ferris wheel, games, concessions. Cm.lgba.com Maifest – 6/2-5. German celebration of food, music and maypole dance. Lincoln Square, Chicago. mayfestchicago.com. Ottawa 2 Rivers Wine Festival – 6/3-5. Tasting from local wineries and artisan market. Pickusottawail.com Lincoln Park Wine Fest – 6/3-5. More than 80 varietals, food/wine pairings, artists and dancing. Jonquil Park, Chicago. chicagoevents.com. suburban family | subfam.com

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