- TripBuzz found 579 things to do with kids in or near Carpentersville, Illinois, including 572 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Glenview, West Chicago, Lombard and Wheaton.
- From Liberty Lanes to Dundee Crown/Tri-Cities Jr Chargers Football, the Carpentersville area offers 110 different types of family activities, including: Hiking Trails, Bowling, Movie Theaters and Parks.
- Carpentersville rests close to the northern border of the state and offers a moderate population that is spread over roughly eight square miles. The rural setting of the town along the Fox River makes it popular for outdoor recreation. There are also still standard city offerings like a shopping mall and movie theater.
North Beach Park is a 745-foot beach on Lake Michigan that is barrier free. In addition, the park has a children's playground, sand volleyball court, and those who are able can climb a stairway for panoramic views of the lake.
Dedicated to helping children achieve a healthy and happy life, Racine Gymnastics is open to all ages of children. From young tots to school aged children, the gym challenges, supports, and develops children to achieve and perform their best.
The Racine Zoo offers several up-close encounters with its animals including feeding the Masai giraffes, petting camels, and holding birds in the aviary. The zoo has several activities just for children including playgrounds and a Barnyard Safari, while everyone can take a ride on the train.
Sitting on 78 acres of natural wilderness, River Bend Nature Center provides facilities for summer camps, lectures, and art fairs. Visitors can also rent canoes from the center to take out on the river.