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11 things to do with kids in Chicago in August
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11 things to do with kids in Chicago in August

As summer winds down, it's time to soak up every last drop of sunshine and enjoy quality family time before the school year begins

Chicago's top children's museums
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Chicago's top children's museums

When the weather turns too cold, hot or rainy, and your kid has played with every toy at your local indoor playground—twice—a children's museum can be a savior

Kid-friendly bars and patios in Chicago
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Kid-friendly bars and patios in Chicago

Who's to say you can't enjoy a round of beers at your favorite Chicago bar with the little ones in tow?

Chicago summer camp guide: academic camps
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Chicago summer camp guide: academic camps

An academic summer camp could be the best way to spend the warmer months

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Chicago Sailboat Charters

Chicago Sailboat Charters

Get a sailing class for two at Chicago Sailboat Charters for half-off with Time Out

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XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Cinema Ride

XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Cinema Ride

XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Movie Ride takes the filmgoing experience a step further with its interactive attraction

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Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum

Get tickets to the Chicago History Museum with Time Out

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Martial Arts Training Temple

Martial Arts Training Temple

Get one month of Shaolin Kung-Fu for only $55 at Martial Arts Training Temple

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Best spots to play

Top children's museums
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Top children's museums

Check out these top spots for hands-on learning disguised as play

Art classes for kids
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Art classes for kids

Channel your kids' artistic energy off of your walls and into a less damaging direction at these art classes

The best toy stores in Chicago
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The best toy stores in Chicago

These well curated shops often have fun displays for hands-on playing

Best indoor playgrounds
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Best indoor playgrounds

Got cabin fever? Let your kids run wild in these play spaces.

Chicago parent survival guide

The best birthday party ideas for kids
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The best birthday party ideas for kids

Move over, pool parties. We've got better ideas.

25 reasons why Chicago is the best city to raise kids
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25 reasons why Chicago is the best city to raise kids

Don't move to the suburbs until you read this list

The best Chicago gyms with childcare
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The best Chicago gyms with childcare

Parents, you're out of excuses to skip a workout when you're a member of these gyms

Best party supply stores in Chicago
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Best party supply stores in Chicago

When you're done scouring Pinterest, take your list to one of these local party supply stores

Places to get kids' haircuts in Chicago
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Places to get kids' haircuts in Chicago

Taking your kids to the hair salon is a whole different ballgame