Cheesecake factory - water tower place... good place to take the kids for a bite to eat!
111 S Michigan Ave Chicago 312-857-7161 Free 5-8 pm Thursdays - Always free to kids 13 and under
How to get around: if it's warm enough, may jump on for a Chicago River ride.
NORTHSHORE Glencoe Beach - RENTS SAILBOATS AND KAYAKS - Weekdays $20/hour Weekends $25/hour or $40 for a maximum of three hours
Chicago Cultural Center!
Old Town Aquarium - check out the fish! 1538 N Wells St 312642-8763 (M, W, F Noon - 7:00 p.m.) (Tue & Th Noon - 8:00 p.m.) (Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.) (Sunday Noon - 6:00 p.m)
Our Little Acre: Chicago O'Hare Airport's Urban Garden - VERTICAL GARDEN BETWEEN TERMINALS 2 AND 3, Kids would love it if we took the train
GREEK TOWN - link to Chicago's Greektown website * Rodity's 222 S Halsted St * *The Hellenic Museum & Cultural Center 801 W Adams St 4th Floor * Jane Adams Hull House Museum 800 S Halsted *
Chicago Children's museum - 312-527-1000 free 5-8 pm Thursdays - free 1st Sudnay of every month for kids 15 and under (old info - double check but good to know what days may be crazy busy!)
BOAT LAUNCH ON ROCKWELL - need to bring a kayak back from lake