- TripBuzz found 8 things to do with kids in or near Macomb, Illinois.
- From Digger's College City Bowl to Ball Fore Family Fun Center, the Macomb area offers 14 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Bowling, Family Fun Center and Movie Theaters.
- The home of Western Illinois University, Macomb has played an important role in the world of politics. Although small, over the years, many presidential hopefuls have campaigned there including President Barack Obama. Along with a large college population, Macomb is also a manufacturing town with both home building and automotive supplies being produced there.
Featuring an 18-hole miniature golf course, Ball Fore Family Entertainment Center can be used for basketball, volleyball and archery. The center also provides picnic areas, a children's playground, a driving range, batting cages and concessions.
Featuring six theater screens, Rialto Cinemas displays first-run, feature films and offers stadium seating and is handicap accessible. The theater has concessions with food and drinks and hosts private events and parties.
Located on a prairie, Lakeview Nature Center provides visitors with educational displays about the regional geography and wildlife. Visitors can take hike through the surrounding trails and enjoy scenery from the lake.
With over 30 acres in a natural park setting, Everly Park offers a relaxing and peaceful environment to its visitors. Amenities at the park include many different covered shelters, a disc golf course, and access to the nearby Everly Pond.
As an indoor rollerskating rink, Kenny S Roller Ranch provides visitors with an expansive area for rollerskating. In addition to skating, visitors can try the basketball bank shot, practice their swing at the batting cages, or play miniature golf.
Offering recreational activities for the community, Burlington Gymnastic Society hosts tumbling, dancing, and gymnastic classes for children. Visitors can also purchase a party package for their children that includes a private lesson and meal.