Submitted by Lakewood Commons
Enjoy free family fun at "Family Fest" from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 7 at Lakewood Commons, 8505 Redtail Drive, off Ackman Road in Lakewood.
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The day will be packed with family entertainment. Among some of the day's featured activities are Northern Illinois' "Science Guy" at 1:30 p.m. and Ms. Deena at 4 p.m., who will provide music and stories for preschoolers; performances by the Illinois Martial Arts Academy at 1:45 and 3:30 p.m.; live music throughout the day with Mike Daily at 1 and 4:15 p.m.; and even an unplugged concert by HiFi Superstar at 2:30 p.m.
Entertainment at the event will also include multiple bounce houses, obstacle courses, carnival games, crafts, face painting and a special touch-a-truck exhibit. There will even be free totes for the first 250 families.
For information or to volunteer, visit the website at www.facebook.com/ComeToFamilyFest or contact John Scott at (815) 893-0888.
The rain date will be Sunday, July 8. This event is sponsored in part by Crosspoint Church, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, El Cafe, and the other businesses at Lakewood Commons.