- Our list of the best things to do in De Kalb, Illinois, features the top 107 nearby activities — including 43 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- De Kalb, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 3 things to do within the city of De Kalb, IL , followed by 104 popular activities in nearby cities, including St. Charles, Geneva, Batavia, Cherry Valley, Dekalb, Elgin, Aurora, Huntley, Yorkville, Belvidere, Rockford and Carpentersville
An Irish themed restaurant and pub, Shanahan's Food & Spirits offers a menu of Irish and American pub favorites as well as a range of beers on tap. The pub hosts live music and special events like karaoke nights.
69% 13 votes
200 Rev Morrison Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 MoreLess Info
The outdoor water-based themepark known as the Rainbow Falls Water Park is open throughout the summer. Visitors can access multiple water slides, two picnic areas, a small vortex pool, children's play area, and a water fun house.
88% 8 votes
Deer Grove Forest Preserve, Palatine, IL 60074 MoreLess Info
Acquired as a wildlife and nature preserve in 1916, Deer Grove Forest Preserve spans 1800 acres. The preserve is of interest to students of wildlife and nature as well as to those who just want to jog or picnic.
100% 213 votes
5021 Highland Avenue, Downers Grove, IL MoreLess Info
A perfect venue for parties and get togethers, Tivoli Theatre Downers Grove has a classic cinema set up and the latest movies. Visitors enjoy exceptional concession, and roomy seats while watching their favorite movies.
The Stardust Bowl offers 84 lanes, typically enough to accommodate both league bowlers as well as smaller groups. In operation for over 50 years, Stardust offers shoe rentals and has a full restaurant and bar as well as an arcade.
926 Warren Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515 MoreLess Info
Gallery's Choice is an art and gift gallery with an emphasis on hands-on art. The gallery offers a variety of artwork for sale and offer several year round art classes.
Family-oriented and affordable, Tivoli Bowling Lanes accommodates open bowling and league play along with special events throughout the year. Facilities include an underground lounge, snack bar, and meeting rooms for reserved functions.