Mayfest Chicago

Thu Jun 2, 2022
Various times
All ages
Free

Families can don their dirndls and lederhosen and step out to Lincoln Square for German and American food, music, and gemuetlischkeit. The event features carnival games, the crowning of the Maifest Queen and decorating the May Pole.

Food and drinks are available for purchase. Proceeds from the event benefit German-American associations including DANK HAUS, American Aid Society, Donauschwaben Youth Group, and German American Policy.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light
Museum of Science and Industry - 9:30 AM Pick
ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo - 4:00 PM Pick
Kohlights
Kohl's Children's Museum - 4:30 PM Pick
Millennium Park Holiday Sing-Along
Millennium Park - 6:00 PM Pick
The Joffrey Ballet's Nutcracker
Lyric Opera - various times Pick
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