- TripBuzz found 49 things to do with kids in or near Champaign, Illinois, including 23 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Urbana.
- From Memorial Stadium to University of Illinois Ice Arena, the Champaign area offers 46 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, Theaters and Farms & Ranches.
- Champaign is located along the eastern portion of the state only 30 miles away from the border with Indiana. Home to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, it is mostly known as a large college town with plenty of museums, libraries, theaters, restaurants, and bars. A number of minor league sports teams play in the city as well.
Maxwell Park is 125 acres and features a large and popular dog park. Other amenities include a softball complex, playground, disc golf course, horseshoe court, basketball court, tennis courts, picnic shelters and nature trails.