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Six Flags Great America
Six Flags Great America
Chicago, Illinois
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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.

Holiday in the Park Christmas tree lit up at night

Holiday in the Park

Select Dates November 23 - December 31

Spectacular shows, coasters and more than two million holiday LED lights to create magic!

Santa Claus on a Coaster

Santa Exclusive Ride Time

December 15

Dress up in your best Santa attire for an exclusive ride time event!

Teens fill out workbooks during Education Days

Any Day Math & Science / Physics Day

April 20 - June 16

Make Six Flags Great America your outdoor learning lab from April 20- June 16.

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!

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 Bugs and Daffy in their graduation gowns

Grad Nite

 May 11 & 18

Reserve your spot now for the best end of the school year celebration - Grad Nite 2019! 

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!

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