Want to find out what's happening at the park? From special events to holiday festivals with live entertainment and fireworks, it's all right here.
Group and Educational Events
Each season, we host many special group days and school events when we turn the park into a gigantic learning lab. See our group events tab below so you can plan your trip today.
February 20, March 5, 19, April 2, 13, 27
Join our team!
Save the date for Opening Weekend, April 23 to 24!
Devil Dash 5K
Run the race, then ride the rides for this 5K on May 1!
Celebrate Mother's Day with smiles and thrills to last a lifetime, May 8.
Memorial Day Weekend
Kick off the summer at Six Flags Great America!
Hurricane Harbor Opening Weekend
Join us this Summer for Hurricane Harbor Opening Weekend on May 28-30.
Coasters After Dark
Exclusive ride time for Season Pass holders on the park's major rides on June 17!
Father's Day Weekend
Celebrate Father's Day at Six Flags Great America on June 18-19.
Fright Fest Hiring Event
August 13, 27 & September 14, 29
Join our scream team!
Coasters After Dark
Exclusive ride time for Season Pass holders on the park's major rides on August 19!
Fright Fest Presented by SNICKERS®
September 24- October 31*
Halloween Night at Fright Fest
There is no better way to spend Halloween night!
Students will perform experiments and calculations as well as enjoy all the coasters, rides, and attractions on April 28!
Any Day Math & Science / Physics Day
April 30- June 12
Make Six Flags Great America your outdoor learning lab from April 30- June 12.
May 1, 15, 22 and June 5
Six Flags Great America is proud to host our annual Dance Fest on May 1, 15, 22 and June 5.
Marketing and Business Leadership Day
Marketing presentation by Six Flags Marketing professionals and a create-your-own-commercial contest on May 6
Six Flags Music Festival
May 6, 13, 20, 27
Six Flags Great America is proud to present the Six Flags Music Festival!
Midwest Cheer and Dance Nationals
Six Flags Great America hosts the 4th annual Midwest Cheer and Dance Championship on Saturday, May 7!
Technology and Engineering Day
Special presentation by Six Flags Corporate Engineers at this fifth annual event!
Math and Science Day
Students will perform experiments and calculations as well as enjoy all the coasters, rides, and attractions!
May 14 & May 21
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