- The list below includes 55 free or cheap things to do in or near Loves Park, Illinois, including 73 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Playgrounds, Pubs and National & State Parks.
- From Rock Cut State Park to Sapora Playworld, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Loves Park and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Rockford, Beloit, Cherry Valley and Janesville.
Picnicking, swimming, and hunting are some of the activities to be performed in the Rock Cut State Park. A local marina and campgrounds are also found, as well as a 77 mile-long trail system for hiking, biking, and horseback riding.
Sapora Playword is adjacent to the Perryville Road, Loves Park. It is a beautiful place for hosting birthdays for kids. There are two separate play areas for different age groups. Activities are energetic and fun-filled.
An ice rink with seating for 600, Carlson Ice Arena provides a venue for youth and adult hockey, figure skating and public skating sessions. The facility offers skating lessons, a concession area and meeting rooms.
Featuring 24 lanes and automatic scoring, Forest Hills Lanes provides open and league bowling as well as private event and party hosting. The bowling center has a snack bar, video games, adult beverages and facilities for softball and volleyball.