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December 2016

Thu 1 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Fri 2 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Fri 2 Dec

Annual All Aboard! gala dinner amid the festive setting of Wonderland Express

All Aboard!
Sat 3 Dec

Explore all the different plants and plant parts needed to make gingerbread. Make, bake, and decorate your own gingerbread cookie.

Weekend Family Class: Joyful Gingerbread
Sat 3 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sun 4 Dec

Explore all the different plants and plant parts needed to make gingerbread. Make, bake, and decorate your own gingerbread cookie.

Weekend Family Class: Joyful Gingerbread
Sun 4 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sun 4 Dec

From 11 a.m to 4 p.m., take a complimentary photo to send to family and friends for the holidays.

Complimentary photos
Sun 4 Dec

Join us for a free lecture on the Lenhardt Library's rare book exhibition Pteridomania: The Victorian Fern Craze.

Free Library Talk
Mon 5 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Tue 6 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Wed 7 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Wed 7 Dec

Get into the holiday spirit with tastings of spirits, wines, and winter brews—many locally produced.

Holiday Cheers!
Thu 8 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Fri 9 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sat 10 Dec

The Holiday Market will be held in Burnstein Hall and features seasonal produce, herbs, soaps, candles, honey, and more.

PHOTO: Holiday Market
Sat 10 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sat 10 Dec

From 11 a.m to 4 p.m., take a complimentary photo to send to family and friends for the holidays.

Complimentary photos
Sat 10 Dec

Holiday music at the Christmas Brass Concert with the Chicago Brass Band, plus the thrills of Wonderland Express!

Christmas Brass Concert
Sun 11 Dec

The Holiday Market will be held in Burnstein Hall and features seasonal produce, herbs, soaps, candles, honey, and more.

PHOTO: Holiday Market
Sun 11 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Mon 12 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Tue 13 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Wed 14 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Wed 14 Dec

Exclusive members-only visit to Wonderland Express, with cookies, hot chocolate, and carolers!

PHOTO: Wonderland Express Members' Night
Thu 15 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Fri 16 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sat 17 Dec

This event is SOLD OUT.

PHOTO: Breakfast with Santa
Sat 17 Dec

Explore all the different plants and plant parts needed to make gingerbread. Make, bake, and decorate your own gingerbread cookie.

Weekend Family Class: Joyful Gingerbread
Sat 17 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sun 18 Dec

This event is SOLD OUT.

PHOTO: Breakfast with Santa
Sun 18 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sun 18 Dec

Explore nature in winter during a guided walk in the McDonald Woods.

Winter Woods Walk
Mon 19 Dec

Children engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Garden as it takes a long winter's nap!

Winter Break Camp
Mon 19 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Mon 19 Dec

Kids love visiting with Mrs. Claus—not to mention the hot chocolate and cookies!

Hot Chocolate with Mrs. Claus
Tue 20 Dec

Children engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Garden as it takes a long winter's nap!

Winter Break Camp
Tue 20 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Wed 21 Dec

Children engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Garden as it takes a long winter's nap!

Winter Break Camp
Wed 21 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Thu 22 Dec

Children engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Garden as it takes a long winter's nap!

Winter Break Camp
Thu 22 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Fri 23 Dec

Children engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Garden as it takes a long winter's nap!

Winter Break Camp
Fri 23 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sat 24 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Mon 26 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Tue 27 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Wed 28 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Thu 29 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Thu 29 Dec

The klezmer family tradition: music by the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band. Celebrate the music of the holiday season!

PHOTO: Hanukkah Concert
Fri 30 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express
Sat 31 Dec

Exhibition of miniature trains winds over bridges, under trestles, and through mini-replicas of Chicago's favorite landmarks.

The joy of Wonderland Express

December 2016