- TripBuzz found 263 things to do indoors in the Chicago area. From Art Institute of Chicago to Museum of Science & Industry, Chicago offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 195 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 61 different types of things to do inside in or near Chicago, Illinois. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Theaters, Jazz/Blues Bars, Art Museum and Malls.
- There are 22 indoor activities in Chicago, and 241 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Evanston, Oak Park, Skokie and Downers Grove.
African/Caribbean International Festival of Life Chicago MoreLess Info
Four days of reggae, blues, and world music make for a breezy Fourth of July weekend
Featuring 32 lanes, City Lanes Bowling Center offers open bowling with shoe rental and tournaments. The center provides a pro shop with balls, accessories and services, a restaurant and bar, pool tables and arcade games.
More than just a bowling alley, Lakeshore Lanes provides fun activities for the entire family. Along with bowling, the alley also offers karaoke on Sundays, weekly poker tournaments and a concession stand for added convenience.
83% 23 votes
311 North Randall Road, Lake In The Hills, IL 60156 MoreLess Info
Offering first-run feature films, AMC Lake In The Hills 12 provides 12 auditoriums using digital projection. The theater features stadium seating, a full bar, reclining chairs, theater rentals and a concession area with food and drinks.
An entertainment center, Inman's Bowling and Recreation features 32 bowling lanes, a miniature golf course, a roller skating rink and go-karts. The center also offers event rooms, video and redemption games, bounce houses and a snack bar.
Part of the Valparaiso University campus, the Brauer Museum of Art is an art museum featuring a collection of 19th, 20th, and 21st-century American art. This collection includes art by Frederic Edwin Church, Childe Hassam, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Ed Paschke.
78% 18 votes
421 West Rollins Road, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073 MoreLess Info
Kristof's Entertainment Center has attractions for children and adults such as bowling, go-karts, miniature golf, batting cages and an arcade. Their bar features many pool tables, several TVs and a live music and karaoke stage.
Offering jumping fun for all ages, Mega Trampoline is a popular location for birthday parties and other celebrations. Along with wall-to-wall trampolines, the facility is equipped with a play area which includes arcade games and inflatables.
A movie theater featuring 12 auditoriums, Cinemark at Valparaiso displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, self-service ticketing, a party room and a concession area with food and drinks.
Escape to Shady Creek Winery on the southern shore of Lake Michigan to enjoy custom-crafted wines next to rustic fireplaces or out on the expansive patio. Also featuring local artists, live music and wedding or private party accommodations.