Illinois Guide and Deals

67% Off a Two-Hour Pontoon-Boat Rental

Vantage Yacht Club

Goose Island

$300 $99

Luxury pontoon boats host up to 10 guests as they tour the Chicago River or enjoy sunset views of downtown Chicago

Up to 56% Off Haircut Package at Beauty Concepts

Beauty Concepts


$80 $35

Hairstylist makes over clients' looks with a new haircut, and can add dimension with optional partial highlights

50% Off Water-Park Day in Cherry Valley

Magic Waters Waterpark

Magic Waters

$47.98 $24


Thousands of feet of lazy river and water slides soak bodies alongside a heated wave pool, interactive aquatic playgrounds, and kids' area

Up to 56% Off Custom Spa Facials at A Cut Above Hair Studio

A Cut Above Hair Studio


$65 $30

Licensed specialists purify, exfoliate, tone, hydrate, steam, and moisturize skin with Aveda spa facials tailored to individual needs

Family-Friendly Hotel in Chicago Suburbs

Wyndham Garden Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove, IL

$83 $55


Comfortable hotel in Chicago suburb 35 miles north of downtown; features heated indoor pool and free shuttle within a 5-mile radius

Casino Hotel in the Quad Cities

Jumer's Casino & Hotel

Rock Island, IL

$169 $79


This upscale hotel in Rock Island features an onsite casino, spa, and numerous dining options

Chicagoland Entertainment-Resort Getaway

Pheasant Run Resort

St. Charles, IL

$98 $75


Renowned golf-course resort features six restaurants, a full spa, three pools, and a replica of Bourbon Street

Illinois Resort with Indoor Water Park

KeyLime Cove Waterpark Resort

Gurnee, IL

$256 $119


Water park with two 500 ft. slides and a wave pool at resort located an hour north of Chicago

Up to 61% Off Formula Car Racing Experiences

The Formula Experience

Gateway Motorsports Park

$99 $39

Burn rubber in a Porsche Boxster on a race-rack ridealong with a professional driver, or take the wheel of a Formula car for 5 or 10 laps

Luxury Spa Resort on Geneva Lake

The Abbey Resort

Fontana On Geneva Lake, WI

$189 $99


Three former presidents have stayed at this luxury resort on Geneva Lake with two restaurants, pools, and a marina with boat rentals

Lakefront Resort in Lake Geneva

Harbor Shores on Lake Geneva

Lake Geneva, WI

$119 $67


Lakefront resort in downtown Lake Geneva with indoor and outdoor pools and a Gino's East restaurant; near golfing, hiking, and fishing

Chicago Hotel near Magnificent Mile Shopping

Four Points by Sheraton Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

Chicago, IL

$189 $99


Situated on Michigan Avenue, this hotel features an indoor pool, free WiFi, and two onsite restaurants

Family-Friendly Water-Park Resort in Lake Geneva

Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark

Lake Geneva, WI

$189 $99


A family-friendly Lake Geneva water-park resort with spacious suites, pony rides, and live entertainment

Mix Seasonal Skincare Products with an All-Natural Alchemist

DIY Skincare-Product Class


$40 $40

Andrea Mattson welcomes you with a nourishing honey-and-clay mask before showing you how to mix natural skincare remedies

Up to 58% Off at Underground Wonder Bar

Underground Wonder Bar

Near North Side

$54 $25


Guests sip mixed drinks while watching sets by local rock, jazz, blues, and reggae groups

45% Off Craft Beer and Drinks at Headquarters Beercade

Headquarters Beercade


$20 $11


Bartenders fill pints with craft beverages from 16 taps; patrons romp among 37 free arcade games such as Donkey Kong, NBA Jam, and Pac-Man

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