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.

Fright Fest

Fright Fest Presented by SNICKERS®

September 26-November 1*

Enjoy the best in haunted houses and spooky rides! September 26-November 1*

DraftKings BBQ

October 18

Join us for some Football, Fantasy Sports, and Giveaways! Sign-Up for DraftKings and Receive 2 Free BBQ Meals!

Spooky Good Party

October 18

Tyson and State Fair invite you to enjoy all the tricks and treats that they have to offer!

Zombie Crawling - Fright Fest

Halloween Weekend at Fright Fest

October 30- November 1

Join us for Fright by Night this Halloween weekend.

Smashing Pumpkins

November 1

Smash your pumpkins at the end of the Halloween season!

Six Flags Music Festival

May 6, 13, 20, 27

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

Cosmetology Day

October 11

Learn how make-up artists transform Fright Fest actors into ghouls and goblins

Boy Scout Uniform and Flag

Fright Fest Scout Days

October 23- October 25

Annual Boy and Girl Scout Day October 23, 24 and 15!

Physics Day

April 28

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

Any Day Math & Science / Physics Day

April 30- June 12

Make Six Flags Great America your outdoor learning lab.

Dance Fest

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.

Event - Marketing

Marketing and Business Leadership Day

May 6

Marketing presentation by Six Flags Marketing professionals and a create-your-own-commercial contest


Midwest Cheer and Dance Nationals

May 7

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

Technology and Engineering Day

May 13

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

Events - Students - Math and Science Day

Math and Science Day

May 13

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

Grad Nite

Grad Nite 2016

May 14 & May 21

Reserve your spot now for the best end of the school year celebration - Grad Nite 2016!



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