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Wicker Park is one of the most family-friendly neighborhoods in Chicago. So it’s no surprise that the neighborhood event of the year, Wicker Park Fest, is also home to one of the summer’s top kids fests within a fest. Wicker Park Fest Kids offers a wide variety of children’s programming from noon to 5 pm both days. Proceeds from Kids Fest activities will benefit Jonathan Burr Elementary (specifically to improve the technology and programming) and is sponsored by the WPB SSA #33. The 2019 WPF Kids Fest will feature...
Entertainment by Big City Readers, Mary Macaroni, Tunes with Tim, Sarah Jayne Lane, Mad Science, Music House, Bollywood Groove, Bill Crosby Music, Little G Band and more!
Activities include a bounce house, cookie decorating, carnival games, pilates with Club Pilates Wicker Park, science experiments with Mad Science, cooking activity with The Kids Table, balloon animals by Mary Macaroni, chess with Chess Wizards, face painting, hair streaking, nail painting and more!
Stay tuned for the full schedule!
Come and Stock the Gala Wine Pull!
WHO: Garfield's is hosting a wine tasting for Burr Families
WHAT: Will be hosting a wine tasting of 8 different wines. Light appetizers will be served.
***Admission to the tasting-Bring a bottle (valued around $20) or buy a bottle at Garfield's
WHEN: April 27th from 6-8 p.m.
WHERE: 1704 N Milwaukee
WHY: Come and help stock the Gala's Wine Pull and be entered into our raffle! Prizes include Burr gear and 2 Gala tickets!
Burr School is lucky to have the opportunity to manage the childrens' area at Wicker Park Fest. A special thanks goes out to Colleen Dillon and Melissa Morrill for managing this project once again. We need volunteers. Please click here to sign up. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0845afa72eaaf58-wicker1
As one of Chicago’s most anticipated summer festivals, and dubbed "Chicago's Best Street Festival of the Summer " by the Chicago Tribune, Wicker Park Fest is one of Chicago’s top-drawing festivals, attracting visitors from across Chicagoland and the country with its fantastic music line-up.
Wicker Park Fest reflects the neighborhood’s rich musical heritage, vibrant nightlife and acclaimed restaurants. Building on the area’s unique character, the weekend celebrates the neighborhood with eclectic music (over 40 bands on three stages), great local food, arts and crafts, a kids’ area, and retail vendors.