Mark Your Calendars: 5 Things in January for Families!

Boats, Broadway, Baseball and More

By Sara Yaniga, Macaroni KID Chicago January 6, 2024

Register for the 2024 Little League season!

January 8, 2024

Registration for the 2024 Little League season is open in your community! Use the League Finder tool to get connected to your local program to start the baseball or softball season.

Chicago Theatre Week 2024 - Tickets on Sale Today

January 9, 2024

Chicago Theatre Week takes place in February, but don't miss out on great tickets at great prices! Tickets and information will be released today.  Check out this article for more info and stay tuned for updates as shows are announced.

Illinois Resident Free Days - Shedd Aquarium, Field MuseumMSI 

January 10, 2024

Illinois Resident Free Days for early 2024 have been announced and this is a great way to visit a museum. Check the Macaroni KID Chicago Calendar and weekly newsletter for updates to dates at all participating museums. (keyword search: Free Days) There are currently over 70 scheduled already!

Family Day | Quilts and Stories

January 13, 2024

Designed and led by Chicago artists, Family Day is a monthly program that allows families and youth to connect and engage with contemporary art through activities and performances for all-ages. Enjoy FREE admission while taking part in workshops, open studio sessions, gallery tours, performances, and more. Activities are facilitated in English and Spanish with ASL interpretation provided.

2024 Discover Boating: Chicago Boat Show - Use Code CHI20 and Save!

January 10-14, 2024

The 2024 Discover® Boating Chicago Boat Show is back Jan. 10 – 14 at McCormick Place, and the show is ready to welcome boating enthusiasts of all ages and backgrounds to discover why life is better on the water. The Discover Boating Chicago Boat Show hosts everything needed for a fun day on the water – and you can tour million-dollar yachts, as well as view the newest motorboats, pontoons, fishing boats and more, and see the latest in boating products, fishing gear, accessories, and marine electronics.