Samples of Events in the Chicago Area this Summer...


Barack Obama's Birthday

Purple Heart Day

Senior Citizen's Day

National Aviation Day

National Watermelon Day

National Marshmallow Day

National Garage Sale Day​

Calendar Notes

Holidays, Events, and Celebration Ideas

Events and Activities Resources

As Pandemic Restrictions Change and Venues

Begin to Open... for events and tickets

to family friendly activities.

Listed below are some samples of special days listed on the site links above...


Labor Day

National Grandparents Day

Native American Day

Constitution Day

International Day of Peace

Patriot Day

Citizenship Day


Independence Day
Parent's Day
Pioneer Day
National Hot Dog Day
National Friendship Day
National Ice Cream Day

Ever Praise Music

and the Joyful Harts Music Library


Black History Month

Super Bowl Sunday

Presidents Day

Abraham Lincoln's Birthday

George Washington's Birthday

Valentine's Day

National Freedom Day

National Pancake Day


Palm Sunday

Easter Sunday

Poetry Month

Take Your Child to Work Day

Library Week

Math Awareness Month

National Library Workers Day

National Walk to Work Day

Earth Day

Thomas Jefferson's Birthday


New Year's Day

Feast of the Epiphany

Benjamin Franklin's Birthday

Dr. Martin L. King Jr.'s Birthday

Chinese New Year

Houseplant Appreciation Day

National Humanitarian Day

Franklin D. Roosevelt's Birthday


Ash Wednesday 

Dr. Seuss's Birthday

St. Patrick's Day

Employee Appreciation Day

International Women's Day

Women's History Month

Music in Our Schools Day 

Read Across America Day

Daylight Savings Begins 

Caesar Chavez Day


Flag Day
Father's Day
American Eagle Day

Summer Solstice

World Refugee Day

World Ocean's Day

National Doughnut Day


Season of Advent

Pearl Harbor Day

National Bacon Day



Christmas Day

New Year's Eve


Cinco de Mayo
Star Wars Day
National Nurses Day
Mother's Day
Memorial Day
Physical Fitness Day
May Day
National Day of Prayer
National Teacher's Day
Teacher Appreciation Week
John F. Kennedy's Birthday


All Saints Day

National Author's Day

Veterans Day

Daylight Savings Ends

Education Week

National Caregiver Day

Thanksgiving Day


Feast of St. Francis

Fire Prevention Week

National Smile Day

Jimmy Carter's Birthday

Columbus Day

Indigenous Peoples Day

Sweetest Day


Digital Calendar Resources

These are the recommended links to see calendar events for the entire year...

Teacher Vision Educator's Calendar 

The Teacher's Corner Calendars

Holiday Smart Calendar

National Day Calendar