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The Cantigny Experience at a glance:

McCormick Day

Thursday, August 4 | 10 am – 9 pm

Free event; No Parking Fee 

     
Help us celebrate Colonel McCormick's Birthday with these fun activities!

Parade Field  

Splash Artillery Activity: 12 – 4 pm
Vintage Games: 12 - 5 pm
Golfzilla: 12 – 5 pm
Inflatable Jump House: 12 pm – 6 pm
Derby Race: 12 – 6 pm
Monster Mural: 1 – 3 pm
Dog Rescue: 12 - 5 pm
Adopt-A-Bull: English Bulldog Rescue

McCormick Museum  

Museum Open House: 12 - 6 pm
Birthday Hat Making: 12 – 2 pm & 4 – 6 pm
Mustache Making: 12 - 2 pm & 4 – 6 pm
Amy McCormick Performance: 2:30 – 3:15 pm
Newspaper Accuracy Challenge: 12 – 6 pm

Visitors Center  

Historic Grounds Tour: 12 pm, 2 pm, 4 pm
Garden Tours: 1 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm

First Division Museum

History Alive: 1 - 3 pm
Chicago Sinfonietta: 7 - 9 pm
 

Exedra

American Legion Post 556 (Memorial Service): 3 pm

East Lawn

Cake Cutting: 3:30 pm
Jazz music performed by Zazz: 3:45 - 4:45 pm

Allée

Piñatas: 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm, 5 pm


Education Center

Japanese Lantern Craft: 12 pm (while supplies last)