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River Hikes, Music And ‘E.T’ Screening Planned For HornerFest Family Day This Weekend

The free festival will end with a screening of "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial."

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IRVING PARK  — Horner Park will have free family-friendly programming all day on Saturday. 

The event starts at 9 a.m. with a farmer’s market at the park, 2741 W. Montrose Ave., and throughout the day the festival also feature face painting, music, a beer and wine garden for adults and hiking tours along the river.

The festival will end with a screening of “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial.”

Check out the lineup of events below:

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Farmers’ Market (with yoga at 10 a.m.)

3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
​Kids’ Activities: Face painting, wood craft & games

3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Bounce House for younger children 

3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
​Super Bounce House for older children

3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
​Inflatable Obstacle Course for older kids 

3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Nature Play Space – Demonstration Area

3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
​Bateman Chess Tournament (challenge the champs) 

3 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
​Beer & Wine Garden (featuring local craft beers & wines)  

5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
​Food Truck Service Vendors 

3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
​Music Stage (Chicago Karaoke Festival) 

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Performance by Shakespeare’s Motley Crew 

6:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
Music Stage (Jonas Friddle & the Majority) 

7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
​CDOT Bicycle Ambassadors (free bicycle lights) 

Dusk to 10:45 p.m.
​Movie on the Big Hill (“E. T. The Extra-Terrestrial”)

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