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November events calendar for kids in Chicago

With the holiday season upon us, November is a magical time for kids in Chicago

Morgan Olsen
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Morgan Olsen

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, but that doesn't mean that the kids have to be cooped up inside all winter. Get out and see the city in all its holiday glory this month with a lineup of family-friendly activities for all ages. Soak up the last moments of fall in Chicago with a visit to the pumpkin patch or check out a corn maze in the middle of the city. Or jump into holiday festivities by checking out annual favorites like ZooLights, Christkindlmarket and Caroling at Cloud Gate. Check out our list of the best kid-approved events happening in Chicago this month.

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Things to do with the kids in November

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The best pumpkin patches near Chicago have it all: fresh apple cider, warm doughnuts, oodles of family-friendly activities and, most importantly, plenty of pumpkins to choose from. There's still time to visit the top-rated farms near Chicago to find the perfect carving canvas and get some fresh air. Check out our favorite pumpkin patches near Chicago.

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