Recreation & Activities
THINGS TO DO IN THE CHICAGOLAND AREA
Take a stroll off the beaten path and indulge in the small treasures the Chicagoland area has to offer.
Stay at Eaglewood Resort & Spa and be only moments away from an array of family activities, shopping, dining, and entertainment options.
K1 Speed – 2 miles away
K1 Speed features two professionally designed Indoor European Kart Racing Tracks. Drivers can race wheel-to-wheel in specially designed Bowman Racing Karts.
Itasca Water Park – 2 miles away
Fun for of all ages, this water park features lap swimming, a thrilling water slide, sand play area and more. Open seasonally May 28 - September 5.
Medieval Times – 10 miles away
Experience an adventurous night of epic battles. Medieval Times in Schaumburg, Illinois seats over 1,000 people in a castle for a night full of adventure, romance, and a royal feast.
LEGOLAND Discovery Center – 7 miles away
Journey through a medieval castle on the Dragon ride and pedal to the skies on the Technicycle ride, feel a part of the story in the 4D cinema, see iconic Chicago landmarks in MINILAND, and much more! It's the ultimate place for all LEGO fans, for the young and young at heart!
Dave & Busters - 1 mile away
Food, arcade games, and sports - the classic trio of a good time. This location has been recently remodeled and can host even the biggest group.
Enchanted Castle - 8.8 miles away
This place has it all! Enchanted Castle is a 60,000 sq ft mega-complex of family fun, including laser tag, bumper cars, mini golf, bumper cars, and more.
GameWorks - 7.5 miles away
Need an adrenaline rush? Check out the newest virtual reality games at this legendary arcaders dream! GameWorks also has a huge selection of prizes for when you score big.
Urban Air Adventure Park - 2.5 miles away
Jump up, jump up, and get down! This indoor trampoline park is a safe and affordable option that's fun for kids of all ages. Families can enjoy trampoine-stlye dodgeball, slam dunk tracks, and even an indoor playground.
Lynfred Winery – 4 miles away
The oldest and largest continuously operating, bonded winery in the state of Illinois, producing over 50 varietals and 25,000 cases per year. Features a tasting room and gift shop.
Rivers Casino – 13 miles away
The best payouts on your favorite slots and table games, only minutes from O'Hare International Airport.
Morton Arboretum - 11.5 miles away
Trees. Not a forest of them. Nor a parkway. Or a backyard shelter. But a cathedral. Trees that humble you with their grandeur. Trees that inspire you with their grace. Trees that restore you with their beauty. Trees that take you to a place you’ve never seen before.
Church Street Brewery - 3.2 miles away
Brewing a wide range of old and new beer styles of European influence, Church Street’s award-winning beers are as tasty as they sound! The founders, Joe and Lisa Gregor, are dedicated and passionate about creating good-tasting beers for their loyal clientele. Join the team at Church Street for a free tour!
DOA Escape Room - 6.8 miles away
This is one heart-pumping, adrenaline-laced, interactive experience you'll get hooked on from the minute you hear that door close behind you. Once the door is locked, you have 60 minutes on the clock to put your brains together to find clues, solve puzzles, crack lock combinations and decipher riddles in order to find the "key" to your escape before your time is up!
Stratford Square Mall – 5 miles away
Just 10 minutes from Eaglewood Resort & Spa, this mall features shopping at Carson Pirie Scott, JCPenney, Kohl's, Macy's, Sears, and Burlington Coat Factory. Stratford also offers several dining options, glow-in-the-dark mini golf, and a movie theater.
Woodfield Mall – 8 miles away
Currently the largest mall in the Chicago area, Woodfield has the finest collection of department stores and specialty shops in the Great Lakes region including Nordstrom, Macy's, Lord & Taylor, JCPenney, Sears and nearly 300 other stores and restaurants.
Magnificent Mile – 26 miles away
Chicago's legendary shopping district is located on Michigan Avenue and is occupied by the world's best retail stores, fine restaurants, and some of the tallest buildings in the U.S.
All attractions approximately 25 miles away.
Historic Navy Pier is Chicago's lakefront playground and the Midwest's #1 tourist and leisure destination, attracting more than 8.6 million visitors a year. From rides to restaurants, exhibitions to entertainment, shopping to dining cruises and tour boats, Navy Pier has it all!
The Willis Tower Skydeck is the highest observatory in Chicago with the best view of Chicago.
This 100-story, 1,127-foot tall skyscraper is currently the fourth-tallest building in Chicago and the sixth tallest in the U.S. The observatory has Chicago's only open-air SkyWalk and also features a free multimedia tour in six languages.
Founded in 1879 as both a museum and school, the Art Institute of Chicago has one of the world's most notable collections of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art in its permanent collection, along with a new edition— The Modern Wing.
The Field Museum collection is made of over 21 million specimens, including Sue, the most complete and best-preserved Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil currently known.
The first planetarium built in the Western Hemisphere and the oldest in existence today, Adler Planetarium features three theaters and numerous exhibitions for an unforgettable space science experience.
Shedd Aquarium holds over 1,500 species include fish, marine mammals, birds, snakes, amphibians, and insects.
Arlington International Racecourse – 12 miles away
This International Thoroughbred racecourse dates back to 1927. Live racing starts again May 1st.
Wrigley Field – 22 miles away
Known for its loyal fans and historical stadium, Wrigley Field is located just north of downtown Chicago. It's been the home ballpark for Major League Baseball's Chicago Cubs since 1916.
US Cellular Field – 28 miles away
Formerly Comiskey Park, this ballpark has been home to Major League Baseball's Chicago White Sox – winners of the 2005 World Series – since 1991.
Soldier Field – 29 miles away
Constructed in the early 1920s as a memorial for veterans, this stadium is located on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago and has been home to the NFL's Chicago Bears since 1971.
The United Center – 23 miles away
The famous Michael Jordan statue stands on the east side of the arena with pride. The United Center is home to both the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association and the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League—winners of the 2010, 2013 and 2015 Stanley Cup.