5 Things to do this Weekend: May 29 – May 31

Stay safe. Stay home. Stay entertained with these 5 online events this weekend. 

Bring the music festival home

Experience Chicago’s classic summertime events virtually this year. Each week, the city will be streaming its world-class music festivals directly on Youtube. Catch this week’s concerts, along with past events online now!

Date: Fri May 29 – Sat May 30
Time: 6pm – 8pm
Cost: Free 
More Info: millenniumparkathome.com

Have some delicious hands-on fun

Perfect for kids ages 2 to 14, these virtual cooking classes from the Kids’ Table will get your young ones excited about all things food! Sign up for the 6-week session, or experience any class of your choosing for some family-friendly fun in the kitchen.

Date: Fri May 29 – Sat May 30
Time: See website for details
Cost: $15/class, $78/6-week session
More Info: kids-table.com

Experience global cinema

This free, online global film festival brings programming from some of the world’s biggest festivals to your home for a one-of-a-kind event. With its range of genres covering a variety of topics, this unique fest offers something for everyone.

Date: Fri May 29 – Sun May 31
Time: See website for details
Cost: Free
More Info: oneglobalfestival.com

Get inspired by the arts

Ready to get in touch with your artistic side? Perfect for the whole family, these unique activities from the Art Institute take inspiration from their vast collection. From writing prompts to hands-on projects, these activities are sure to spark your creativity.

Date: Fri May 29 – Sun May 31
Time: See website for details
Cost: Free
More Info: artic.edu

Explore historic places

Take virtual tours of some of the country’s most historic locations from coast to coast! Wander through the rooms of iconic homes, take a peek behind the scenes of historic sites, or experience stunning wide-open spaces from the comfort of your couch.

Date: Fri May 29 – Sun May 31
Time:
See website for details
Cost:
Free
More Info: savingplaces.org