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Six Flags Great America
Six Flags Great America
Chicago, Illinois
Fright Fest
Glow Run


There is always something exciting going on at Six Flags! From internationally acclaimed holiday festivals to engagingly entertaining educational events to out-of-this-world fireworks displays, our calendar is always booked with the best.

Guests riding Raging Bull with Member Appreciation logo on top of image

Member Appreciation Day

April 28

Join us for this incredible Member Appreciation Day to celebrate Raging Bull's 20th Anniversary!

two cartoon sports cars with cartoon coaster line art and sunset in background

Cars & Coasters

May 4

Calling all thrill seekers and car enthusiasts!


Coca-Cola July 4th Fest

July 3 - July 6

Fireworks and special activities July 3 through July 6!

employees at the park

National Hiring Week

Online Anytime!

Join Team Six where all positions pay above minimum wage!

Students at Physics Day event

Physics Day

April 25

Students will perform experiments and calculations as well as enjoy all the coasters, rides and attractions!

Teens fill out workbooks during Education Days

Any Day Math & Science / Physics Day

April 27 - June 16

Make Six Flags Great America your outdoor learning lab from April 27- June 16.

Group of students with female marketing professional in a suit looking at a clipboard in front of X Flight

Marketing and Business Leadership Day

May 3

Marketing presentation by Six Flags Marketing professionals and a create-your-own-commercial contest on May 3!

Cheerleaders at Cheerfest

Midwest Cheer and Dance Nationals

May 4

Six Flags Great America hosts the 7th annual Midwest Cheer and Dance Championship on Saturday, May 4! 

Group of girls on a Dance Team in front of X Flight

Dance Fest

May 5 & 19 and June 2 & 9

Six Flags Great America is proud to host our annual Dance Fest on May 5 & 19 and June 2 & 9. 

guests in park by roller coaster

Math and Science Day

May 10

Students will perform experiments and calculations as well as enjoy all the coasters, rides, and attractions!

singer performing

Six Flags Music Festival

May 10, 17, & 24

Six Flags Great America is proud to present the fourth annual Six Flags Music Festival!

Teens at Grad Nite with light up lanyards

Grad Nite

 May 11 & 18

Reserve your spot now for the best end of the school year party - Grad Nite 2019, sponsored by Takis®!

Group of teens holding clipboards in front of Goliath

Technology and Engineering Day

May 16

Special presentation by Six Flags Corporate Engineers at this eighth annual event!

Daisy Girl Scouts celebrate Scout Days at Six Flags

Scout Days

May 25 & 26 and June 22 & 23

Annual Boy and Girl Scout Day May 25 & 26 and June 22 & 23!

guests eating in picnic grove at Autism Awareness day with Autism Speaks logo overlay

Autism Awareness Day

June 15

In conjunction with Autism Speaks, Autism Awareness Day will be held on Saturday, June 15. 

guests in park

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Day

July 20, 21, 27 & 28

Join us for our 24th annual Deaf and Hard of Hearing Day!

family at park

Catholic Family Day

August 3

Six Flags Great America presents the annual Catholic Family Day event!

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