You may have heard about a baby show or "expo" before. But do you know what it is? We can't speak for all the baby tradeshows around, but we can tell you that the 1st Annual Chicago Baby Show is like no other event -- it provides a better experience for thousands of expectant and new families from Chicago and neighboring counties, with a family-friendly festival of top brands, great speakers and seminars, big giveaways, and lots of learning, support, bonding, and fun as you make your way into parenthood. The Chicago Baby Show takes place August 26-27 at Navy Pier, Chicago and as a Lamaze fan, you can get tickets at a 50% discount! CLICK HERE or enter promo code Lamaze50 on the registration page at chicagobabyshow.com
Here's What You'll Find at the Chicago Baby Show
TOP BRANDS & GEAR With over 100 top pregnancy, baby, toddler, and family brands from all over the world, as well as local goods and services, the Show offers an incredibly helpful education in shopping for baby. To see brands currently exhibiting at the CLICK HERE.
SPEAKERS & SEMINARS Beginning with the keynote speaker, the BabyGuy - Jamie Grayson, there are so many good speakers this year! Dr. Harvey Karp, author of the famous "Happiest Baby on the Block" book, will also be speaking. You get the answers to your questions on anything related to bump, pregnancy, baby, and parenting.
FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT Kiddie entertainers will perform throughout the weekend (and throughout the venue!), offering new parents and little ones moments of joy and bonding. Oh, and of course there will be face painting!
STROLLER TEST TRACK A truly unique feature of the Show, the big test track simulates real world obstacles including gravel, grass, bumps, gates, cobblestone, and street grates—allowing parents to “test drive” the great variety of stroller models from an array of top brands at the Show!
CLASSES Try one of the many baby and parent classes/concerts at the show. Learn new skills and songs while bonding with your baby. Sponsored by DK Publishing.
READING REST STOP An oasis for youngsters and new/expectant parents to engage with some of the best books for infants and toddlers. Get a head start on the joy of reading with your child. Sponsored by DK Publishing.
NURSING LOUNGES Located in quiet, comfortable spots throughout the Show, the Nursing Lounges serve as havens for mothers to feed and pump at their convenience.
CHANGING STATIONS We have well-appointed changing stations complete with outstanding products from Seventh Generation where you can change your child. Spaces are conveniently spread throughout the show floor and are available for parents. Sponsored by Seventh Generation.
MOMS’ LOUNGE A restful spot apart from the busy Show floor to relax, feed and change your baby, and meet other expectant and new moms.
DADS’ LOUNGE An oasis of support, information, and encouragement for dads (and moms) run by the legendary Chicago Dads Group.
GIVEAWAYS There will be great raffles and giveaways at the Show, with prizes like strollers, car seats, and other fantastic baby gear and accessories.
We hope to see you there!