- Our list of the best things to do in Pekin, Illinois, features the top 29 nearby activities — including 6 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Pekin, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, Amusement, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 8 things to do within the city of Pekin, IL , followed by 21 popular activities in nearby cities, including Peoria
A 14-screen movie theater, AMC Showplace Pekin 14 shows first-run feature films. The theater provides stadium seating, theater rentals, a game room, listening devices and a concession area with food and drinks.
Offering seasonal rides, Rockin' P Public Riding Ranch has a variety of rescue horses that can be ridden through its horse trails. Visitors can get scenic views of the surrounding pastures and trees during the excursion.
Featuring an indoor skating rink, Planet X Roller World offers roller skate rentals to families. The rink hosts a roller derby event with local teams. It also has five personal motion theaters that simulates 360 degree motion.
Located on the grounds of the Mineral Springs Park, Magic Dragon Golf & Games is an 18-hole miniature golf course specializing in various golf challenges. Views of the local landscape are featured along with a full concession bar.