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7 SPECTACULAR | Places to Celebrate Generations of Love


May is the month to celebrate those we love– mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters and daughters–generations that warm our heart and spirit. Spending time with each other is the best way to make simple happy memories. This month, we have put together a list of 7 Spectacular Places to Celebrate Generations of Love. We hope you enjoy your time together and have fun celebrating togetherness as these west suburban hot spots. Happy Mother’s Day!

1. Dog Mom’s Day Brunch

ST. CHARLES–Enjoy a pawsitively perfect morning with your pup and the moms you love at the River Bend Community Dog Park on Saturday, May 8th from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Activities include doggie crafts, photos with your fur-baby and free time to mingle with other mutts & moms. Lite refreshments served. Chance to win door prizes too.

2. Color Me Alive - a Diversity Celebration

NAPERVILLE–Cheer for diversity through a Teen-Led, Teen-Driven celebration of color! Participate in a range of activities from tie dye to throwing colors to indulging in tasty foods from different cultures and so much more! This event is for the whole family and will be socially distanced on May 23 from 1-5pm at the Grand Pavilion Riverwalk in downtown Naperville.

3. Sweet Pickins Market

NAPERVILLE–Mark your calendars and save the date for a Spring Market on Sunday, May 23, in Naperville! Stop by the Sweet Pickins Market and enjoy shopping through each amazing booth on the lovely grounds of Naper Settlement. See facebook for details. /

4. Down & Derby Kentucky Derby Themed Brunch

YOKRVILLE–Grab your mom or a mother figure in your life for this amazing sit down table service Mother's Day Brunch complete with mimosas and wearing your favorite Kentucky Derby Themed attire on May 8 from 10am-1pm at Martini Banquet Hall. CamMi Photo Booth will be on site to capture the amazing memories of this event.

5. Bloomin’ on Main

LISLE–Come experience all of the awesome businesses along Main Street! Grab mom and enjoy treats, giveaways, and specials throughout the day at participating businesses on May 15 from 10am-7pm in downtown Lisle.

6. Bridal & Wedding Extravaganza

GLEN ELLYN–Planning a wedding is a family affair so don’t miss Chicago’s Let’s Plan Bridal & Wedding Extravaganza on Sunday, May 16th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Abbington Distinctive Banquets. Gift bags, full plates lunches, complimentary champagne, cake sampling, fashion show, and industry experts galore.

7. Mother’s Day Cruise

CHICAGO–With Chicago Cruise Events, everyone gets the chance to celebrate Mother’s Day on a luxury yacht available on May 9th. Sailing across Lake Michigan, passengers enjoy 360-degree views of the Chicago skyline, relax on the observation deck or listen to popular hits while bartenders spin a plethora of colorful drinks.


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