- Our list of the best things to do in Elgin, Illinois, features the top 688 nearby activities — including 254 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Elgin, 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 18 things to do within the city of Elgin, IL , followed by 670 popular activities in nearby cities, including Aurora, West Chicago, Glenview, Lombard, Naperville, Wheaton, St. Charles, Schaumburg, Des Plaines, Buffalo Grove, Glen Ellyn, Downers Grove, Geneva, Arlington Heights, Elmhurst, Elk Grove Village, Mundelein, Palatine, Crystal Lake, Hoffman Estates, Woodstock, Park Ridge, Niles, Mount Prospect, Northbrook, Bloomingdale, Grayslake, Wheeling, Woodridge, Bartlett, Carol Stream, Barrington, Addison, Batavia, Vernon Hills, Algonquin, Libertyville, Oak Brook, Lisle, Lincolnshire, Oswego, Huntley, Bolingbrook, Carpentersville, Rosemont, Dekalb, Streamwood, Mchenry, De Kalb and Lake In The Hills
88% 57 votes
W6384 Sugar Creek Road, Elkhorn, WI 53121 MoreLess Info
This is a working fruit farm that is open seasonally to the public for picking fresh fruit and shopping for specialty items. The winery specializes in fruit wines. In the fall there are orchard rides on the tractor modeled after a steam engine, and fresh apple cider is available.
100% 2 votes
Davis Park, 320 S Wyman Street, Rockford, IL 61101 MoreLess Info
Weekends in the Park is an occasional entertainment event that features a concession stand, movie showings, and musical concerts. The first 1,000 people to arrive in the park get a free bag or popcorn.
Merge Arts is an art gallery that focuses on providing opportunities for local and regional artists to exhibit their work. Each exhibit is connected with a charity, and ten percent of art sales goes to benefit that charity.
Schubert's Luxury 10 Theatre is a family owned and operated 10 screen movie theatre. The theatre hosts both group showings and birthday parties and also features special promotion days on both Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Located in Hammond's Hyde Park neighborhood, Beatniks on Conkey is a combination coffee house and black box theater. The venue hosts plays, variety shows, musical performances, and comedy, and serves a variety of refreshments.
52% 97 votes
777 Ameristar Boulevard, East Chicago, IN 46312 MoreLess Info
A casino, a hotel, restaurants, and a gift shop are on the premises of the Ameristar Casino East Chicago. In here there are over 1,900 slot machines and 36 table games. Private events, such as weddings, can be organized in here.
Kids Fun & Drama teaches theater, music, dance and hand chimes to children from 2nd grade through 12th. KFAD runs two main productions during the year, one in the spring and the other in fall, along with a summer program.
A venue to several outdoor concerts and music festivals, the Alpine Valley Music Theatre in Elkhorn, Wisconsin allows music to be enjoyed to the backdrop of nature. Tailgating and grilling is allowed before shows, which can be enjoyed from general lawn seating.