International Family Equality Day

What: A day of fun for everyone!

Where: Chicago Children’s Museum at Navy Pier

When: Sunday, May 4, 10 am-5 pm

Admission: $14 adults, FREE for children 15 and younger

International Family Equality Day is celebrated worldwide each year on the first Sunday in May to increase visibility of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) parenting and family community.

Join us for playful activities that celebrate all families, including these special programs!

LGBT Family Meet and Greet 1-2pm
Meet other families as well as Center on Halsted and Chicago Children’s Museum staff to learn about LGBT family programs in Chicago. Refreshments and snacks will be provided by Center on Halsted.

Family Flags 2-3 pm
Celebrate your family by creating a beautiful banner. Decide on your personal symbols and colors. You can even add your names or a motto. Then hang your flag with pride!

Family Dance Party 3:30-4 pm
It’s a dance party for the whole family! Enjoy a variety of music, learn popular dance moves and boogie with us in this lively celebration of family.




This event is presented in partnership with Family Equality Council and Center on Halsted.