- Our list of the best things to do in Waukegan, Illinois, features the top 452 nearby activities — including 190 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Waukegan, 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 22 things to do within the city of Waukegan, IL , followed by 430 popular activities in nearby cities, including Evanston, Skokie, Kenosha, Glenview, Des Plaines, Highland Park, Gurnee, Niles, Buffalo Grove, Arlington Heights, Wilmette, Mundelein, Northbrook, Palatine, Grayslake, Libertyville, Schaumburg, Mount Prospect, Park Ridge, Wheeling, Barrington, Vernon Hills, Zion, Lincolnshire, Racine, Elk Grove Village, Pleasant Prairie, Mchenry, Hoffman Estates, Rosemont, Oak Park, Crystal Lake, Great Lakes and Round Lake Beach
50% 2 votes
16701 W Cleveland Avenue, New Berlin, WI 53151 MoreLess Info
Known for its batting cages, Mike Hegan's Field of Dreams offers an arcade room with pinball machines, air hockey, and a mini carousel. A former professional softball pitcher offers lessons at the batting cages.
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10444 Central Avenue, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 MoreLess Info
As a recreations center, Oak Lawn Parks Dist-Racquet Club offers visitors a variety of fitness opportunities at its sport courts and fitness center. The facility has four racquetball courts, five tennis courses, batting cages, and a gymnasium.
81% 27 votes
13175 W. Graham St., New Berlin, WI 53151 MoreLess Info
Pack the clubs for a day at New Berlin Hills Golf Course. Established in 1907, this 18-hole public golf course served as a qualifying Milwaukee golf course for the PGA Tour's Greater Milwaukee Open. Group events are available.
Chasers Laser Tag is an amusement complex that offers a token-free video game arcade in addition to both open play and private sessions of laser tag. They also host parties, corporate outings, and special events.
79% 358 votes
524 S Layton Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53215 MoreLess Info
The 'Domes' house plant varieties from all over the world and several echo systems including arid dessert, tropical, and rainforest. There are evening light shows that highlight the gardens.
This historic site is the home of the 'The Great Third Ward Fire' in 1982. There are many shopping opportunities and art galleries as well a the River Walk. There is a free shuttle to take to the many art galleries, restaurants, unique stores, office buildings, etc.
100% 8 votes
W241S4115 Pine Hollow Ct., Waukesha, WI MoreLess Info
Operated by experienced pilot Ken Walter, Wind Dancer Balloon Promotions offers early morning and early evening balloon flights. Flights are carried out throughout the entire year on any chosen date by reservation, weather permitting.