- TripBuzz found 122 things to do with kids in or near Fairview Heights, Illinois, including 117 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Louis, Edwardsville, Florissant and Alton.
- From Monkey Joes to Wehrenberg Theatres, the Fairview Heights area offers 69 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Amusement Parks (Kids), Parks and History Museums.
- Only a 20 minute drive from St. Louis, Fairview Heights, IL is a mix of big city activities and small town peace and quiet. With a number of new and safe playgrounds in Prospect Park and Ogles Creek Park, as well as walking and picnicking facilities in Old Lincoln Trail Park, Fairview Heights has a goal of getting families outside and enjoying each other.
A Greek Revival Mansion, the Chatillon-DeMenil Mansion was built in 1849 and expanded in 1863. The museum contains several exhibits and artifacts, including the 1904 World's Fair Collection and a mysterious painting that is believed to be of Henri Chatillon.
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.
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.
46% 13 votes
6633 Center Grove Road, Edwardsville, IL 62025 MoreLess Info
A 12-screen movie theater, AMC Showplace Edwardsville 12 displays first-run feature films. The theater offers RealD 3D movies, an IMAX auditorium, a bar with adult beverages, stadium seating, theater rentals and a concession area with food and drinks.
On the campus of Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville, Ralph Korte Stadium is the venue for at home soccer competitions. Also equipped with an oval track, it is also used for track meets and other outdoor events.
86% 7 votes
6314 Center Grove Road, Edwardsville, IL 62025 MoreLess Info
Playgrounds for both young children and pre-teens can be found at Edwardsville Township Community Park. It also features a skating rink and areas that are ideal for picnics or hosting outdoor parties.
100% 1 votes
University Park Dr, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL 62026 MoreLess Info
SIUE Cougar Lanes welcomes both students and non-students, and it can be booked for birthday parties. This family-friendly bowling alley will provide hours of fun, and it also features a gaming room and pool tables.