- Our list of the best things to do in Skokie, Illinois, features the top 699 nearby activities — including 279 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Skokie, 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 26 things to do within the city of Skokie, IL , followed by 673 popular activities in nearby cities, including Chicago, Oak Park, Evanston, Glenview, Lombard, Schaumburg, Wheaton, Des Plaines, Highland Park, Niles, Buffalo Grove, Waukegan, Downers Grove, Arlington Heights, Glen Ellyn, Elmhurst, Elk Grove Village, Wilmette, Northbrook, Palatine, Libertyville, Mundelein, Park Ridge, Hoffman Estates, Mount Prospect, Wheeling, Bloomingdale, Carol Stream, Addison, Cicero, Barrington, Berwyn, Oak Lawn, Woodridge, Oak Brook, Vernon Hills, Lincolnshire, Bartlett, Lisle, West Chicago, Rosemont, Forest Park, Streamwood, Gurnee, Kankakee, Grayslake, Great Lakes and Naperville
75% 4 votes
Mayslake Peabody Estate Forest Preserve, 1717 W 31st Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523 MoreLess Info
Located on the grounds of the historic Mayslake Peabody Estate, the First Folio Theatre is surrounded by preserved forest. Its resident theater company presents a variety of dramatic productions from different genres.
67% 3 votes
108 S. Bloomingdale Road, Bloomingdale, IL MoreLess Info
Housed in Bloomingdale's oldest building, the Bloomingdale Park District Museum still shows signs of its past as a church, a school and then a town hall. Each year, the museum features six to seven exhibits suitable for adults and children.
Featuring a pond, Vogelei Park has a gazebo overlooking the water which can be used for fishing or viewing wildlife. The park is suitable for picnics and walking and has a playground, splash pad and rose garden.
100% 1 votes
Bloomingdale, IL MoreLess Info
Divided into 60 different preserves, the Spring Creek Reservoir , Forest Preserve Dist of DuPage County is a forest preserve with over 145-miles of trails. The preserve also has five education centers.
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108 S Bloomingdale Road, Bloomingdale, IL 60108 MoreLess Info
A former church, Bloomingdale Park District Museum offers several exhibits with artifacts that celebrate and pay homage to the old town or city. Special activities such as Santa visits during the holidays are also offered in this beautiful, historical building.
60% 78 votes
1103 S Main Street, Lombard, IL 60148 MoreLess Info
An amusement complex and party place, the Enchanted Castle Restaurant & Entertainment Complex features several attractions and activities. The facility has go karts, laser tag, bumper cars, a catapult ride, and a large arcade, and serves food and beverages.
Enchanted Castle is an amusement park with a variety of activities like laser tag, go-karts, bumper cars, mini-golf and bowling and many other attractions. There is also an arcade and refreshments including alcohol for adults.
A 40-lane bowling center, Brunswick Zone - Hawthorn offers open and league bowling with glow lanes and a pro shop. The center provides private event rooms, a billiard table, a lounge, arcade games and a snack bar.
67% 3 votes
635 N Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL 60061 MoreLess Info
A public water park, Vernon Hills Family Aquatic Center features zero-depth pools for lap swimming and recreational use, a 700-foot lazy river and water slides. It also offers a sand playground, lockers, lounge chairs and a snack bar.
Brunswick Zone (formerly known as Hawthorn Lanes) provides 40 individual lanes of ten pin bowling, including GLOW lanes with specialty glow-in-the-dark lighting. Visitors can also access a full video arcade, lounge, snack bar, and pro shop.