Community Events

Parks & recreation

Festivals & Fairs

don't wast another day trying to find something to do in the suburbs! offers an online entertainment guide that is exclusive to the Chicago Suburbs. Fun in the Burbs combines all the best things that are offered in the Chicagoland area in one searchable location. You can find the daily specials of local bars and restaurants then follow that up with the entertainment of your choice; or you can make a day of it with community events.

Fun in the Burbs has info on everything from farmer’s markets to festivals, cruise nights to concerts in the park, and fundraisers to fairs. Whether you know exactly what you are looking for or you need some good suggestions, Fun in the Burbs is the website to visit!

BURBIAN: noun \ bur-be-an \

A fun loving, activity seeker who lives in close proximity to Chicago who enjoys spending time with family and friends and taking advantage of the best places, deals and activities that our great suburbs have to offer!​

ARE you a Burbian?

Find the hidden gems of the Suburbs! Community Parks! You can search them by Location and by Amenities!

Get out and enjoy Family Time or better yet find that Park in between you and friends with a park where the kids to play while you talk.

  • Playgrounds
  • Walking / Biking Paths
  • Grills
  • Skate Parks
  • Dog Parks
  • Splash Pads

There is nothing like a the smell of a corndog or the taste of cotton candy or an elephant ear! From Church carnivals to County Fairs you can find when your local festival is or look for a new Family Favorite!

  • Event Schedules
  • Wristband Specials
  • ​Local Entertainment

Breaking the Burbs Down by 

Cool Eats ~ Drinks ~ Amenities & Things To-Do while your there! 

  • Ever wonder where you can find Wings on Special on a Wednesday Night?
  • How about where there's a Trivia Night?
  • Great Outdoor Patio?

​We know where they are and we're sharing!

Dining & Drink Specials

Find Fun Family Activities happening in the Chicago Suburbs! 

  • Kids Activities
  • Cruise Nights
  • ​Farmers Markets
  • ​Seasonal Events
  • Parades
  • Firewoks
  • Races / Runs / Walks