Memorial Day Weekend

The Memorial Day Wreath Laying Ceremony and Parade starts at 11am at the Eternal Flame (Daley Plaza). Parade begins at noon on its route down State St. from Randolph to Van Buren.

Loop train tour. Free. Saturday 10am and 10:40am from Randolph & Wabash.

Outdoor at the Field Museum: Ancient Americas Festival Days, Sat. & Sun. May 26 & 27 11am – 2pm. Drop in activities, crafts (pinch pots), demonstrations (flintknapper, potter) and performance by One Drum. Free with admission.

If you’re staying put in Chicago this weekend, consider the city's Farmers Markets or Bike the Drive.

For those of you traveling this holiday weekend, be safe.

Ed Note:  Also, courtesy of Chicagoist (The Science of Big Time Entertainment), remember that CSI: The Experience, a new exhibit based on the phenomenally successful crime drama, opens this weekend at the Museum of Science & Industry and is slated for seven other cities through 2010.

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