Robin Carlson/Chicago Flower & Garden Show
Spring is coming, we promise! Get ready for all the blooming at the annual Flower & Garden show, which features a Kids' Activity Garden. Highlights include a creepy-crawly bug zoo, craft projects, an indoor playground and kid-friendly demos. Ask master gardeners about fun green topics like worm composting and vegetable gardening.
When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. (Through March 23.)
Where: Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave. (312-241-1250, chicagoflower.com)
Cost: $17, $5 for kids 4-12.