Saturday, September 29, 2012
Form in Flora III at Lincoln Park Conservatory
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
A unique sculptural exhibit entitled “Form in Flora III” takes root at Lincoln Park Conservatory from now through November 2, 2012. Admission is free and open to public during Conservatory hours, daily 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Cornucopia Fall Festival At Eugene Field Park
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Pony ride, petting zoo, bouncy houses, pumpkin patch, entertainment, raffles and food trucks all the enjoy at this fall festival.
Half in the air in a given space at Garfield Park Conservatory
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Presented by Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago Park District and Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance, Half in the air in the given space, 1999 (Work No. 210)by British artist Martin Creed (British, b. 1968) will be on display at Garfield Park Conservatory until October 15 and on display from daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Free admission.
Cover Crops, Bulbs, and Garlic
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Make the most of the cool weather to grow plants that will give back later.
Family Breakfast with the Birds
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The early bird gets the breakfast and a nature hike with the Audubon Society.
Circus in the Parks - Independence Park 2pm & 5pm
2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Join us at Independence Park, Sept. 29th - 2pm & 5pm or Sept. 30th - 1pm & 4pm. Circus In The Parks, featuring Chicago’s Midnight Circus, a high-flying assortment of acrobats, aerialists, clowns, contortionists and even a dog, will tour seven Chicago parks in September and October under an intimate, little big top tent. This unique partnership between Midnight Circus, the Park District, all volunteer park advisory councils and our sponsors has quickly made this a Chicago tradition.
Chicago's Twelve at Garfield Park Conservatory
9:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Zhou B. Art Center, the Chicago Park District and the Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance are proud to present a new art exhibition titled “Chicago’s Twelve at Garfield Park Conservatory” curated by Sergio Gomez.