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Polar Adventure Days at Northerly Island

February 29, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm CST


It’s winter in Chicago – come out and enjoy it!
Have fun while enjoying all the wonders of nature at the 14th annual Polar Adventure Days at Northerly Island. It’s free! Offered three Saturdays throughout the winter.

December 14, 2019
January 25, 2020
February 29, 2020
Noon to 4 p.m.

Explore Northerly Island and come face-to-face with live animals, engage in winter activities, and create nature-inspired crafts. See the full list of activities below. Dress for the weather as events take place both outdoors and inside the visitor center.

Take part in the following activities at Polar Adventure Days:
Tour the new Northerly Island Natural Area during winter
See Siberian huskies, wolves, and other live animals
Encounter birds of prey from Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation
Explore the island on snowshoes (if there’s snow)
Make nature-inspired winter crafts
Sip hot cocoa while strolling across the prairie

Raffle prizes and giveaways provided by Coca-Cola
Northerly Island is located at 1521 S. Linn White Drive, on the Museum Campus

Limited parking is available for $3, cash only, during Polar Adventure Days.


February 29, 2020
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm CST
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Chicago Park District
(312) 742 - PLAY (7529)
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Northerly Island Park
1521 South Linn White Drive
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
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