- TripBuzz found 86 things to do with kids in or near Belvidere, Illinois, including 83 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Rockford, Woodstock, Beloit and Loves Park.
- From Summerfield Farm and Zoo to Dodge Lanes, the Belvidere area offers 95 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Zoos, Parks and Movie Theaters.
- Situated on both sides of the Kishwaukee River, Belvidere, IL is only 74 miles northwest of Chicago and 12 miles east of Rockford. Known as 'The city of murals,' Belvidere is full of murals and works by famous architects, including Frank Lloyd Wright. With a number of parks and locations on the National Register of Historical Places, this charming town will keep visitors coming back.
While it is a relatively small zoo, Summerfield Farm and Zoo has a wide variety of animals ranging from domestic to exotic, many of which are rescues. The zoo allows visitors an up-close experience with many of the animals.
The Belvidere Park District is a center for activities, recreation, and community events. It hosts events ranging from runs, dances, and triathlons to theatrical and musical presentations, and maintains athletic and playground facilities.
A 16-screen movie theater, AMC Showplace Rockford 16 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers an IMAX auditorium, stadium seating, a party room, theater rentals and a concession area with food and drinks.
The Elliot Park Skate Park offers activities such as skateboarding, BMX Biking, in-line skating, rollerblading, scooter riding, and parkour. The park has a beautiful atmosphere and is surrounded by forestry and nearby playgrounds.
Any time of the year is perfect for the CoCo Key Water Resort, a 60,000 square feet indoor water park. Perfect for birthday parties or family getaway, the park features rides on the lazy river, water slides, cabanas, and large arcade.
100% 2 votes
1949 S Bell School Road, Cherry Valley, IL 61016 MoreLess Info
Visitors can enjoy open jumping at Gymnastic Academy South Trampoline Park & Training Facility. The facility features trampoline basketball, foam pits, and air dodgeball, and also hosts birthday parties, field trips, and private events.