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Activity Wristbands $15.00

General Admission Wristband $8.00>

$8 General Admission

Access to the live stage shows, trackless train rides, interactive activities, the petting zoo, raffles and giveaways.

$15 Activity Wristband

Access to the activities for the general admission plus rock climbing, moon jumps, interactive vendor activities, inflatable slides, and more.

Plus 2 Premium tickets
for access to a ride the zipline, Extreme AIR Bungee Jump, or you can use them towards getting your face painted or balloon twister.

Purchase now and get $2.00 OFF!.

$50 “Sponsor” a Military Family

Show your gratitude to a Military family this year. Sponsor a Military Family for $50 and Family Palooza will match your sponsorship.


Let the Family FUN Begin!

There’s something for everyone in your family at this year’s Chicago Family Palooza! Chicago Family Palooza bursts with spectacular entertainment, thrilling activities and over the top zaniness. 2-days of entertainment experience that will delight and entertain your entire family.

Held in the Mega Center and Ballroom at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, IL. This event provides a great opportunity to spend quality time with your family, friends and neighbors. Discover hundreds of fantastically fun activities while you make your way through this 51,000 sq. ft. facility.

From the moment you arrive, you’ll find hands-on activities, games and entertainment options that are sure to energize your entire family. Meet local & national companies that offer family related products and services. Discover fun things to do throughout Chicagoland and beyond while playing in this Giant Indoor Amusement Playground.

Take in all the sights as you blast along a 220-foot indoor zip-line. Enjoy a colorful mix of Inflatables, Slides, Rides and Attractions suited for every age. Experience a full line up of Magicians, Game Shows and Interactive Performances Live on The Family Palooza Stage. Take a moment to sit back and enjoy the sights with a ride on the Choo Choo Express Trackless Train.

Whether you’re a kid or just a kid-at-heart, Chicago Family Palooza has a wide variety of interactive activities for everyone: Indoor Bungee Jumping, Petting Zoo, Carnival Games, Rock Climbing Wall, Exotic Animal Shows, Mini Golf Course, Stilt Walkers, Balloon Twisters, Face Painters, Costume Characters, Interactive Activities, Strolling Entertainers, Games, Prizes, Giveaways and tons of surprises….

Get the Full Family Palooza experience by booking a complete getaway package. Book an overnight stay at Pheasant Run Resort, enjoy a 2 day Palooza Family Pass and enjoy VIP treatment throughout the weekend.


All About Sponsorship Opportunities

For more information please call 847-875-9597

Family Palooza is an interactive experience for the entire family! While spending the day with the kids in our giant indoor amusement playground, parents can shop, attend workshops and learn about family related products and services.

Why You Should Exhibit: Exhibiting at the ChicagoFun Family Palooza will provide outstanding, cost effective, marketing and promotional benefits. Meet face-to-face with Chicagoland Families looking for fun activities and options when planning their outings and special events. We are expecting over 10,000 attendees at this years show.

Advertising and media campaign: This event will attract thousands of Fun Seekers searching for Fun Activities, Outings and Family Fun Related Products and Services. A massive advertising and promotional campaign with 2 Million marketing impressions including newspaper, broadcast, email, direct mail, Internet, and coupon distribution will ensure this event will be the one that families won’t want to miss! We are expecting over 10,000 attendees!!

Don’t let this show pass you by! This show attracts thousands of families with children under the age of eighteen actively looking for a wide range of product and service needs.

This is your best opportunity to interact directly with your target market!



Ilyse Strongin-Bombicino
312.285.7702   cell
847.432.6000   office
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CHICAGO FAMILY PALOOZA = A CHILD’S DREAM AND A PARENTS SANITY SAVER! Saturday AND Sunday, February 27+February 28, 2016 Chicago Family Palooza presents a 51,000 Square Foot “playground” of Family Fun with attractions, rides, and MORE!

ST. CHARLES, IL (February 27+28, 2015) - Chicago Family Palooza is proud to be the solution to that every day winter dilemma for Chicagoland families of “what are we going to do today?!” On February 27+28 from 10 am -6 pm in the Mega Center and Ballroom at the Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, IL, families are invited to experience an action packed day (or weekend!) of fun, participating in many attractions, including: Extreme Air, carnival games, an indoor 220 foot zip-line, a rock climbing wall, trackless train rides, inflatables, miniature golf, moon jumps, a petting zoo, hands-on educational workshops and more!

Whether you’re a kid or a kid-at-heart, Chicago Family Palooza has something for everyone. In addition to the attractions, there will also be plenty of live entertainment such as DJ’s, magicians, strolling and costumed entertainers, face painting, balloon twisters and animal shows. Both national and local product and service providers will be on site with information, special deals and interactive activities.

General Admission tickets are $8 and give access to the live stage shows, trackless train rides, interactive activities, the petting zoo, raffles and giveaways. Daily activity wristbands are $15 and include the cost of general admission, and give access to rock climbing, moon jumps, interactive vendor activities, obstacle courses, mini golf, inflatable slides, and more. The Zip Line, Extreme Air, Face Painting, Sand Art and Caricature Portraits are considered premium attractions and can be accessed with the additional purchase of the $5 Premium Attraction ticket.

Make a weekend of it and book a room at Pheasant Run Resort, taking advantage of Chicago Family Palooza’s special VIP get away package that includes: overnight accommodations, one breakfast or brunch voucher per adult and child, one general admission ticket per adult, one activity wristband per child including unlimited access to all regular activities and two premium tickets, and access to resort amenities including indoor/outdoor pools, fitness center, shopping, Kids Klub and more, beginning at $179.

“The Chicago Family Palooza is the perfect event for any family with young kids,” says Phil Mostaccio, Founder. “Whether you’re looking for a day or weekend of fun, or want to experience the best local vendors to book for your next event, Chicago Family Palooza will not disappoint!”

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Chicago Family Palooza Day #1

February 27th 2016
Pheasant Run Resort St.Charles, IL
4051 E Main St, St Charles, IL 60174
10:am to 6:pm
Family Palooza Event Sponsors

Chicago Family Palooza Day #2

February 28th 2016
Pheasant Run Resort St.Charles, IL
4051 E Main St, St Charles, IL 60174
10:am to 6:pm
Family Palooza Event Sponsors