- Our list of the best things to do in Woodstock, Illinois, features the top 192 nearby activities — including 73 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Woodstock, 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 16 things to do within the city of Woodstock, IL , followed by 176 popular activities in nearby cities, including Lake Geneva, Elgin, Crystal Lake, Mundelein, Grayslake, Hoffman Estates, Barrington, Delavan, Algonquin, Huntley, Carpentersville, Elkhorn, Libertyville, Mchenry, Palatine, Gurnee, Belvidere, Streamwood, Vernon Hills, Bartlett, Lake In The Hills and Round Lake Beach
A variety of classical music performances are held every year by the Elgin Symphony Orchestra. Shows are held at two different venues, and special packages are offered where guests can enjoy meeting and talking with the musicians.
Grayslake Historical Society was founded in 1976 and is dedicated to promoting and preserving the Village of Grayslake's pioneering history. The Society showcases an array of exhibits and features a Museum that has various collections and artifacts.
Featuring open forest areas and wetlands, Black Bear Park has a pond with fish and waterfowl, a playground and a gazebo with a picnic table. The park can be used for basketball, frisbee golf, fishing and walking.
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Operated and owned by family since 1965, Elgin Lanes is a modern bowling alley with many unique features. Guests can try one of the 30 bowling lanes, 6 billiard tables, join a league, or even host a birthday party.
The Belvidere Park District is a center for activities, recreation, and community events. It hosts events ranging from runs, dances, and triathlons to theatrical and musical presentations, and maintains athletic and playground facilities.
The Grand Victoria Casino Elgin is housed by a 400 foot-long and 100 foot-wide riverboat, and welcomes its visitors with more than 1,000 slot games and all sorts of table games. The restaurant serves fast-food, stakes, grills, and other specialties.
Encompassing 40 acres, Animal Gardens features interactive experiences with local wildlife, including petting zoos and an area to hand-feed deer. The park also offers daily shows with its stable of dancing horses and a singing parrot.