Best Christmas activities for kids
The CTA brings the holiday magic every year with their infamous Holiday Train, an L train totally decked out in LED lighting and Christmas cheer. Check out the times, dates and L lines where you can catch the train in action.
Yes, there's a plus side to living in this freezing cold city. Lace up your skates and hop onto the ice at these fantastic outdoor (and indoor, if you're a wimp) skating rinks. Whether your kids are showing off their hockey skills, nailing their first figure eight or perpetually falling on their butts, they'll have a ball sliding around at these rinks.
No holiday season is complete without decorations, and this holiday season the Ravenswood arts center is offering a plethora of workshops to help your kids really deck the halls. From printing and sewing holiday stockings to making ornaments, families can spend the time making something together and leave with something unique to give as a gift or hang on the tree.
Take the kids to marvel at the decor at Macy's on State Street. This year's theme is "Santa's Journey Through the Stars."