- TripBuzz found 97 things to do with kids in or near Belleville, Illinois, including 85 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Louis, Edwardsville, Collinsville and Fenton.
- From The Edge to Fun Spot Skating Center, the Belleville area offers 68 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Family Fun Center, History Museums and Parks.
- French for 'Beautiful City,' Belleville is the most popular eastern suburb of St, Louis and is located less than half an hour away from the metropolis. Music is a large part of the culture of Belleville with the 2nd oldest philharmonic orchestra in the country being the Belleville Philharmonic Society. Popular events hosted throughout the year include the Ale Fest, Art on the Square, Oktoberfest, many other cultural events.
The Granite City Ice Skate Rink is a wonderful way for the youth and community to unite and do something active. The rink is the home of MVCHA Granite City Warriors Hockey Team as well as many other hockey clubs.
Filled with interactive exhibits for children, Saint Louis Science Center is a three level discovery center with a planetarium and IMAX theater. These exhibits include a fossil dig site, genome science display, human senses exhibit, and more.
The Tri-City Speedway is a dirt track oval that regularly features automobile racing across a variety of classes and vehicle types, from midgets to sprint cars. The track has large seating areas, an infield, and allows camping in designated areas.
Chase Park Plaza Cinemas consists of five intimate auditoriums with luxury seating, all-digital sound systems and state of the art projection. The theater also offers stadium seating, presentation theater and trompe l'oeil masterpiece in each auditorium.
Featuring boutique bowling lanes, Edison's Entertainment Complex offers a bowling alley, bar, buffet, arcade, laser tag, and more. There are large widescreen TVs that play sports games above the bowling lanes.