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McCormick Day 2019

Cantigny Park
All activities will run from 12:00pm – 4:00pm unless noted otherwise
Family Friendly

An afternoon of family fun is planned as the park celebrates the birthday of Cantigny benefactor Colonel Robert R. McCormick (1880-1955). In honor of Colonel McCormick’s military service, guests will enjoy military themed crafts, programs and activities. We’ll have a cake cutting, too, so bring along your sweet tooth! The entire day is free, including parking—Cantigny’s annual “thank you” to the community.

McCormick Day Events by Location

Parade Field

  • AdoptaBull
  • Inflatables
  • Rock Art

First Division Museum
History Alive: WWI

McCormick House

  • Open House (10:00am – 5:00pm)
  • Amy McCormick Living History presentation (2:00pm – 2:45pm)
  • Amy McCormick cuts the cake (East Lawn, 3:00pm)
  • Crafts (Gold Theater)
  • Water Color Paintings (South Lawn)
  • Monster Murals (South Lawn)

American Legion Post 556 Memorial Service (2:30pm – 2:45pm)

Questions?  630-260-8222