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10 Must-Do Chicago Cultural Summer Events and Festivals for Families

10 Must-Do Chicago Cultural Summer Events and Festivals for Families
Summer in Chicago is full of opportunities to immerse your children in international culture through a variety of events and festivals around our many wonderful, ethnic neighborhoods. You can “travel” the world without leaving your hometown! Marcie Wolbeck, The local Development Director for Cultural Care Au Pair knows a thing or two when it comes to the benefits of cultural exchange. "Exposing your kids to various world cultures opens their eyes to the world beyond Chicago. Even if a jet-setting, international adventure is not on your summer calendar, these festivals are a great way to inspire children to think like global citizens," says Wolbeck. Check out these ten upcoming summer events that will be sure to teach your children something new and provide fun for all. Andersonville Midsommerfest June 6-8, 2014 5200-5500 N. Clark Join the 50,000 people that come out each year to celebrate with international food, entertainment and artisan crafts. Free admission, but $10 donation requested...

The Chicago Humanities Festival presents Stages, Sights & Sounds

Photo by Michael Boehmer Chicago is home to many wonderful cultural opportunities for kids (and their parents too). The Chicago Humanities Festival is a perfect example of the rich diversity of theater, dance, music and visual art right here in our hometown. The Chicago Humanities Festival is hosting the eleventh annual spring festival Stages, Sights... Read more »