Sycamore Park District Community Center
480 S. Airport Road
Sycamore, IL 60178

Join us for a family fun day!

Mad Scientist | 2-3pm | Mad Science’s spectacular Fire & Ice show features a variety of eye-catching science experiments including foggy dry ice storms, sizzling shivering scissors, special bubbly showers and more. Sponsored by Friends of Sycamore Library
Ice Cream Sundaes Sponsored by Sycamore Lions Club
Jaybird Dog Training Demos | 1:30pm and 3pm
NIU Outdoor Adventures
Kids’ Area with Crafts
Fire truck and Snowplow Touch-a-Truck

Chili Cook-off

Sample a variety of chilis from our local cooks and vote for your favorite.
$10 Chili Tasting Ticket

Calling all local chili cooks!

$25 Entry Fee

Do you have the best chili in town? Put it to the test with the Community Chili Cook-off! A panel of judges will select a First, Second, and Third place winner. Other awards include People’s Choice and Most Festive Table. Each cook receives a commemorative magnet and the joy of sharing their favorite chili with neighbors and friends! For more information and to sign up, contact Melissa at

Date: January 13, 2024
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm