Category: Family-Friendly

Take A Road Trip To The Lincoln Park Zoo In Chicago, IL

Heads of two giraffes in front of green trees
It’s a great time to take a road trip, so why not head to the Lincoln Park Zoo? Chicago is just a few hours from Decatur, so you can zip over and see various wildlife species roaming around stunning habitats. Get some more information to plan your trip. It’s Free to... [read more]

Top Backyard Games To Play With The Family

Photo of father and his boys having fun on the trampoline
Summer is here! It’s time to get out to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air. While most folks have spent more than enough time in their homes this year, we figured you needed a reminder of how much fun your outdoor space can be. Take a look to see what... [read more]

Make An Unforgettable Pizza For Your Next Pizza Night

Homemade Buffalo Chicken Pizza
If you're like a lot of people, pizza night is a common part of your dinner rotation. But sometimes you get tired of the same old delivery, toppings, and flavor profiles. If it's time to up your pizza game, then you're going to want to take a look at these... [read more]

DIY Saturday At The Orpheum Children’s Science Museum

DIY Saturday
If you have kids, then you probably want them to spend as much time as possible learning. But your little ones likely have other plans in mind; they just want to play. So, what if you could combine these activities? That’s just what you’ll get to do when you come... [read more]

Make Plans To Attend ‘A Tribute To Trans Siberian Orchestra’

Orchestra
There isn’t much that reminds you of the holiday season quite like the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. After all, it’s one of the most famous musical groups out there. However, you may not get the chance to catch them this season, and that’s OK. That’s because you have the opportunity to come... [read more]

Start The Holiday Season Off Right With The Decatur Christmas Parade

Decatur Christmas Parade
Once you have finally finished your Thanksgiving leftovers, it’s time to get ready for the holiday season. You want to have an amazing time this year with family and friends, which means that you’ll likely want to get out to all the fun events going on around town. But there’s... [read more]

Explore The Corvair Museum!

Corvair Museum
It’s not every day that you get to see an amazing selection of vehicles right near your hometown, but now, you can. That’s why you’ll definitely want to take a trip to the Corvair Museum. This museum features a wide range of vehicles, artwork, and more that you have to... [read more]

Don’t Miss The Lantern Parade & National Night Out

Lantern Parade & National Night
Just because summer will soon come to an end doesn’t mean it isn’t the perfect time to celebrate. That’s why you need to make plans to attend the Lantern Parade & National Night Out in Decatur. This is your chance to connect with family, friends, and the rest of your... [read more]

Head Out To The Homestead Prairie Farm Open House

Homestead Prairie Farm
Do you ever wonder how people lived in times past? While it was a lot different than how we live now, there are quite a few differences that we may not even readily think of. That’s why it’s so great to learn about the past: Not only do you get... [read more]