Bengtson’s Pumpkin Fest
Through November 3rd
With a haunted house for older kids and adults and Fun Barn for the whole family, there’s something for everyone at the old pumpkin farm. Bengston’s features all sorts of activities included pig races, a pumpkin chucker, rides, a petting zoo and more haunted fun!
Wilder Mansion Holiday Market
November 1st – 3rd
Check out the historic Wilder Mansion while you gift shop for arts and crafts at this free event.
Sculpture Objects Functional Art and Design (SOFA) Fair
November 1st – 3rd
The yearly SOFA art show features art from a wide variety of artists, many of which are present at the event. See decorative works and tremendous pieces…and for the right price, take them home with you too!
Taste of Donuts
November 2nd (10AM to 3PM)
Morgan’s on Fulton
Who could ever get enough doughnuts? The taste of donuts wants to answer that question by offering samples from 15 dougnut and coffee partners. Come hungry!
The Arts of Life Charitable Chili Cook-Off
November 2 (5PM to 8PM)
Chicago at 2010 W Carroll Ave
This chili cook-off will feature 20 different chilies for you to try. There will also be beer, dessert and even celebrity judges!
Nobody Sleeps at The Monsters’ Disco Ball
November 2nd @7PM
Zagone Studios in Melrose Park
This late-night party entices you to stay awake with an open bar, food, live entertainment, dance and more. Don’t you dare sleep at this event!
Hot Chocolate 15K/5K
Warm up your body with some stretching and hot cocoa as you take on this lengthy run or walk in Chicago. The starting and finishing line are in Grant Park.
Through December 31st
These discount prices include all taxes and fees.
- Aquarium + SkyDeck + Field Museum + more
- Chicago History Museum
- Children’s museum in Oak Lawn
- Segway tour: leaves Navy Pier, expires Oct. 27
Ticket deal $39 (2 hours, age 12+)
- Movie tickets at Goldstar (*minimum 2)