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Memorial Day Observance + Parade

Village Green 535 Maple Street, Winnetka, IL

Please join us for a ceremony this Memorial Day to remember and honor those who gave their lives serving our country. The parade kicks off at 10am from the corner of Glendale and Elm Street, then heads east to the Village Green Park for a ceremony. Rain location for the ceremony is the Skokie School auditorium. If you are interested in volunteering as a parade marshal, contact Toby Ross at (847) 501-2040.

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Children’s Concerts

Hubbard Woods Park 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL

Join us for a free interactive children’s concert! Bring a picnic lunch or pick up food from one of the nearby Hubbard Woods businesses. Be sure to bring your bathing suit to enjoy the splash pad at the park! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Concerts are free but please register for the events to receive weekly Children's Concerts emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more.

Wednesdays in the Woods Evening Concerts: No Turn On Red

Hubbard Woods Park 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL

Join us for live music every Wednesday night throughout the summer! Bring chairs + blankets to enjoy the warm summer night with friends and family! This Wednesday concert features No Turn On Red. This funk band delivers thick killer grooves with an injection of New Orleans brass band flare. The bands' influences include the Meters, James Brown, Jimmy Hendrix, The Dirty Dozen, Galatic, and the great Stevie Wonder.

Attending the weekly concerts? Register for the events to receive weekly Wednesday in the Woods emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, food + drink options, weather updates, and more.

Father’s Day Brunch

Winnetka Golf Club 1300 Oak Street, Winnetka, IL

Brunch includes an omelet station, waffles, bacon, fruit, and more. Attendees will receive a token for a free bucket of balls. Complete the celebration by reserving a tee time at the par 3 course by calling the Winnetka Golf Club at (847) 501-2050. The cost is for a one hour brunch for a family of up to four. An additional adult is $25 per adult and an additional child is $15 per child. Registration deadline: June 15

$70.00
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Children’s Concerts

Hubbard Woods Park 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL

Join us for a free interactive children’s concert! Bring a picnic lunch or pick up food from one of the nearby Hubbard Woods businesses. Be sure to bring your bathing suit to enjoy the splash pad at the park! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Concerts are free but please register for the events to receive weekly Children's Concerts emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more.

Wednesdays in the Woods Evening Concerts: Billy Elton

Hubbard Woods Park 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL

Join us for live music every Wednesday night throughout the summer! Bring chairs + blankets to enjoy the warm summer night with friends and family! This Wednesday concert features Billy Elton. Billy Elton features an 8-piece band performing all of the legendary songs of Billy Joel and Elton John. Their timeless music is engaging, exciting, and entertaining to all!

Attending the weekly concerts? Register for the events to receive weekly Wednesday in the Woods emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, food + drink options, weather updates, and more.

Tower’s Tidal Wave Thursdays: Welcome to Summer Family Luau

Tower Road Beach 899 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, IL

Mahalo! Let that cool Hawaiian breeze hit you as we wave hello to summer. Join us at Tower Road Beach for our Welcome to Summer Family Luau. Enjoy games, swimming, and a show brought to you by The Barefoot Hawaiian. PLEASE NOTE: A season beach pass is required to attend. Tower Road Beach will only be open to those who have registered for the event. Maple Street Beach will be staffed with lifeguards during the event and will be open to the public.

$15
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Children’s Concerts

Hubbard Woods Park 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL

Join us for a free interactive children’s concert! Bring a picnic lunch or pick up food from one of the nearby Hubbard Woods businesses. Be sure to bring your bathing suit to enjoy the splash pad at the park! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Concerts are free but please register for the events to receive weekly Children's Concerts emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more.

Wednesdays in the Woods Evening Concerts: 7th Heaven

Hubbard Woods Park 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL

Join us for live music every Wednesday night throughout the summer! Bring chairs + blankets to enjoy the warm summer night with friends and family! This Wednesday concert features 7th Heaven. Chicago's "premier festival act" brings you 30 songs in 30 minutes and dead-on renditions of Def Leppard, The Beatles, Bon Jovi, Journey, U2, and more!

Attending the weekly concerts? Register for the events to receive weekly Wednesday in the Woods emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, food + drink options, weather updates, and more.

Freedom Run

Indian Hill Park 131 Wilson Street, Winnetka, IL

Bring your family, friends, and neighbors out to join in on the fun! This race is a great way to kick off the Fourth of July festivities. Chicago Race Management will track time and post live results throughout the race.

Race check-in is from 7-7:45am. This event is held rain or shine. No refunds will be offered to participants on the day of the event due to weather.

$35

Fourth of July

Winnetka, IL Winnetka, IL

Parade: 10am

STARTS: CORNER OF ELM ST + GLENDALE AVE
ENDS: VILLAGE GREEN, 525 MAPLE ST

Support local organizations and your neighbors as they march in the parade alongside orchestras, pipe bands, jugglers, Uncle Sam on stilts, and more!

Family, friends, and everyone in between are invited to take part in this patriotic event. To participate, fill out the parade application and email it to Toby Ross at tross@winpark.org or return it to Winnetka Park District at 540 Hibbard Road.

Parade Application

Events on the Green: 11am - 1:30pm

VILLAGE GREEN, 525 MAPLE ST

Join us for fun family activities at the Village Green! Activities immediately follow the parade. Activities include historic family races, inflatables, balloon artist, face painting, crafts, and more! Children wanting to play on the inflatables will require a wristband; all other events are free. You may purchase an inflatables wristband before the event for $17.76 or day-of-event for $20. Non-resident prices are $20 pre-event and $25 day-of.
Purchase Wristband

Fireworks: 9:20pm

LOCATION TO BE DETERMINED

Join us for the best fireworks show on the North Shore! More information + viewing locations coming soon. Viewing locations for the fireworks will be determined based on the progress of the Stormwater construction.

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Children’s Concerts

Hubbard Woods Park 939 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL

Join us for a free interactive children’s concert! Bring a picnic lunch or pick up food from one of the nearby Hubbard Woods businesses. Be sure to bring your bathing suit to enjoy the splash pad at the park! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Concerts are free but please register for the events to receive weekly Children's Concerts emails to stay up-to-date on what to expect, weather updates, and more.

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