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The Northern Fox River Valley of Illinois has a wide range of high quality sports venues, athletic complexes and golf courses for hosting national sporting events and regional tournaments. The area also has great facilities for sports enthusiasts and active people who like to keep fit.

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Adrenaline Monkey

West Dundee

GRAND OPENING MARCH 11th, 2023 Located inside Lifezone 360 Adrenaline Monkey is an adventure and performance training facility thoughtfully designed for individuals and groups of any size, age or ability.... more

Apple Orchard Golf Course


Apple Orchard Golf Course is a nine hole, par three, public course located at 692 W. Stearns Rd. about 3/4 mile east of Route 59 on Stearns Road. Other features include a... more

Bartlett Hills Golf Club & Banquets


In 1982 the Village of Bartlett committed to a complete renovation of the facility that included the addition and reshaping of bunkers, a new practice range complete with grass tees and a short game area, and the addition of state of the art irrigation system. A conversion to bent grass fairways and the redesign’s of greens #1, 3, 4 and […]

Bartlett Park District


Winter Skiing at Villa Olivia or Golfing in the Spring, Banquet Facilities, Bartlett Aquatic Center.

Boar’s Hat Gaming


A locally owned shop for all things tabletop gaming related, including Magic: The Gathering. Serving the community with the best gaming experience possible.

Bonnie Dundee Golf Club


Bonnie Dundee is located at the intersection of Routes 68 and 25 in Carpentersville. A classic style golf course designed in the early 1920s, with a moderate mix of trees and bunkering. Long par fours to elevated greens are part of Bonnie’s trademark.

Canlan Ice Sports

West Dundee

Canlan Ice Sports is a sports complex located in West Dundee, IL. Come in or check us out online at Canlan Ice Sports is a state of the art ice facility located 5 minutes off of I-90. With 3 NHL size rinks, an off-ice training centre and a studio rink that can be used for private lessons, goalie training […]

Disc Golf at Randall Oaks

West Dundee

Disc golf is one of today’s fastest growing sports! Disc golf is similar to regular golf; however, instead of using golf clubs and balls aiming for a hole, disc golf players use golf discs and aim for a disc pole hole, a pole extending up from the ground with chains and a basket where the disc lands. The object of […]

Elgin Lanes


The family-owned Elgin Lanes offers 30 AMF lanes, six billiard tables, and video gaming for all your entertainment needs.

Elgin Sports Complex


The Elgin Sports Complex has these great amenities in one location: -Ten lighted softball/baseball fields -Ten full size soccer fields -Two sand volleyball courts -The Hill BMX: Chicago area’s premier... more

Elgin’s Wing Park Golf Course


For the golfer with only a couple of hours to spare, Elgin’s Wing Park golf course is a classic yet, sporty nine-hole golf course. Established in 1908, it is the oldest nine-hole municipal golf course. This superior golf course offers something for everyone. Holes are regulation in length and the green size is small, typical of a Victorian period course. […]

Epic Air Trampoline Park

South Elgin

Epic Air Trampoline Park is 30,000 square feet of indoor fun located in South Elgin, IL. Epic Air offers open jump, birthday parties, and group events. Jumping is fun for... more

Escapade 360


Escapade 360 is the perfect complement to a night out, before or after dinner or drinks.

Fox Valley Bicycle & Ski Club

St. Charles

The Fox Valley Bicycle and Ski Club (FVBSC) is centered in the beautiful Fox River Valley region of Northeastern Illinois. Located thirty miles west of Chicago, the FVBSC provides a focal point for group bicycling and skiing activities for the communities in, and surrounding the Tri-Cities of St. Charles, Geneva, and Batavia. The club enjoys close proximity to the quiet […]

Goat Yoga Chicago


Goat Yoga at Reverse the Kerrs Farm allows you the opportunity to be one with nature, one with goats, and one with your soul. We are a unique farm in that we sit on the edge of a beautiful wetland full of a variety of birds and other wildlife that provide a beautiful chorus of sounds from sunrise to sunset.  Only five […]

Golf Elgin Area

Whether you are a scratch golfer swinging from the back tees or just an aspiring amateur chunking and duck hooking your way up the fairway, the Elgin Area has no... more

Huffman Park Splash Pad

West Dundee

Dundee Township Park District is committed to providing quality park areas, facilities and services for the present and future benefit and enjoyment of our entire community. For more information visit our website: Rakow Center 665 Barrington Ave. Carpentersville, IL 60110 (847) 428-7131 x1101 Randall Oaks Recreation Center 500 N. Randall Rd. West Dundee, IL 60118 (847) 428-7131 x4260

Johnny’s Supper Clubs


The public golf club at Bowes Creek offers a unique “member-for-a-day” rate (instead of greens fees) as well as annual memberships. Amenities include: Porter’s Pub, an English-style restaurant and bar first-class banquet facility full practice area, complete with an elevated, 30-station driving range putting and chipping greens private lesson tees fully-equipped proshop multipurpose clubhouse To learn more about the Bowes […]

Judson University


Judson University is a fully accredited, private Christian university of the liberal arts, sciences and professions. Judson offers degrees in more than 50 different majors/minors for traditional, graduate, and adult students.

Kayak Myak Rentals


Kayak rentals on the beautiful Fox River, 3 trips to choose from. Relax and enjoy yourself as you paddle down the Fox and become one with nature.

LazerMaxx Lasertag Family Fun Center


One of the newest and largest laser tag centers in the Chicagoland area. This venue features 5,000 sq. ft of play space in a multi-level arena. In the area you... more

Lifezone 360 Sports Complex

West Dundee

Lifezone360 is a destination for friends and family who enjoy moving, relaxing and celebrating together. Our first facility is in West Dundee, IL (northwest Chicago suburbs) and boasts 2 large indoor soccer fields, 2 futsal courts, multi-sport practice fields and a functional fitness area. Group programs include soccer & lacrosse leagues for all ages and field rentals for virtually any […]

MEGA Gynastics


MEGA is known for its family-friendly environment and our dedication to providing quality instruction. Our focus is in the sport of gymnastics. We take pride in teaching kids of all skill levels the fundamentals of gymnastics, as well as advanced skills for competitive gymnasts.

Midway Landing Bowling Alley


We are a center of entertainment with 14 Lanes of String-Pin Bowling. Currently 4 pool tables and one air hockey but will be 8 pool tables by the fall season.... more

Paintball Explosion

East Dundee

We are Chicagoland’s premier paintball theme park! Located under 40 minutes West of Chicago, we are housed within the historic Santa’s Village Amusement Park that you all remember from our childhoods. Numerous fields (many based on video games) plus laser tag, indoor speedball & a bar with TVs. Now share new memories with your family and friends at our state […]

Pro Boxing Fitness


Get fighter fit at Pro Boxing Fitness. Come check us out.

Randall Oaks Golf Club

West Dundee

18-hole championship golf course offers an unrivaled level of service that caters to your every need. It’s an experience sure to leave you with your own story to tell. Multiple teeing areas to accommodate all skill levels Full length practice facility with target greens A fully stocked Pro Shop with top quality golf apparel and equipment PGA Professional staff 2 […]

Randall Oaks Park

West Dundee

At Randall Oaks Park you’ll find 141 acres of open space that includes three shelters, a 10-hole disc golf course two volleyball courts and three playgrounds. There’s also an amazing... more

Santa’s Village Amusement and Water Park

East Dundee

This Christmas-themed entertainment park is packed with attractions. Enjoy carnival rides,  200+ zoo animals, and the new Santa Springs Water Park! Open May through October. For the Stick & Stay... more

Serosun Farms


Serosun Farms is a Premier Luxury Home Agrihood Community

Spartan Axe Throwing

East Dundee

Our layout was designed not only for everyone’s safety but for the best way for our guests to enjoy themselves. That’s why you are here to have FUN !!! Each... more

The Edward Schock Centre of Elgin


From award-winning golf course to open parks, City of Elgin Parks & Recreation Foundation has something for everyone.

The Highland Loft


The Highland Loft is the largest event venue space in Elgin. A beautiful 19,500 square foot venue that can be divided or used as one large space. We can bring your wedding and special event ideas to life. Our picturesque 3rd Floor Wedding Venue has window lined, original ceiling, exposed brick walls, and maple floors. Accompanied by high ceilings and […]

The Highlands of Elgin


The original nine holes flow over beautiful rolling terrain, creating a diverse collection of holes. The new nine holes reclaim an old stone quarry, and take maximum advantage of the unique and dramatic landforms that were left behind, including a twelve acre quarry lake. Four holes hug the top of the bluff thirty to forty feet above the water providing […]

The Yoga Room of Hampshire

The Yoga Room of Hampshire is a 100% virtual yoga studio offering a wide variety of health and wellness classes including Yoga and Pilates.

Underground Retrocade

West Dundee

The Underground Retrocade’s mission is to transport players back to their original arcade experience using the correct cabinets, controls, and displays.

Villa Olivia Golf Course


The Villa Olivia Golf Course is a challenging Championship course filled with mature trees, rolling hills, and beautiful landscaping. This 18-hole course features 6,510 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 73, a course rating of 72.4, and a slope rating of 124.

Villa Olivia Winter Sports


Downhill skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing are right here in your backyard.  Villa Olivia is just a short drive from anywhere in the Chicago area. With 100% snow making, ski... more

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