- Our list of the best things to do in Plainfield, Illinois, features the top 425 nearby activities — including 169 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Plainfield, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Plainfield, IL , followed by 408 popular activities in nearby cities, including Aurora, Joliet, West Chicago, Lombard, Naperville, Wheaton, St. Charles, Tinley Park, Glen Ellyn, Geneva, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Woodridge, Lockport, Orland Park, Bolingbrook, Bloomingdale, Batavia, Oswego, Carol Stream, Addison, Romeoville, Oak Brook, Lisle, Oak Lawn, Yorkville, Oak Forest and Bartlett
100% 1 votes
25200 Saint Marys Road, Libertyville, IL 60048 MoreLess Info
Once home to a former Illinois governor, Adlai E. Stevenson Historic Home offers visitors a view of a historic 1920s building. On Sundays, visitors can take a one hour group tour of the grounds.
Austin's Fuel Room is a live music venue that books a variety of local, regional, and nationally touring artists, typically in the rock and metal genres. The venue is combined with a restaurant and bar called Austin's Saloon and Eatery.
91% 11 votes
Route 21 & North of Route 137, Libertyville, IL 60048 MoreLess Info
Situated on 30 acres, Independence Grove Dog Park is a fenced canine recreation facility with open fields for dogs to play and exercise. The park also has wooded areas along with a dog swimming pond.
97% 33 votes
16400 W Buckley Road, Libertyville, IL 60048 MoreLess Info
A large natural space, the Independence Grove Forest Preserve offers a wide variety of activities for visitors to partake in. Visitors can hike, fish, ice skate in season, swim, bike, boat, or cross-country ski.
The McCrae Farm is a classical horsemanship facility dedicated to the preservation of French Classical Training principals. Horsemanship is shared with the community through performances and instruction in their indoor arena.
Hosting several adult recreational soccer and flag football leagues, Alleghany Park consists of sports fields and playgrounds for the community to enjoy. The playground has slides, monkey bars, and a special side area for toddlers.
Woodstock Opera House is the center of entertainment and hospitality in the community. It is constructed with excellent taste in architecture. Other that the regular performances, new art and talent exhibits are put up every month.