Ride the coasters with the whole family at Arlington Heights' Laser Quest.
If you've worked up an appetite, no worries! This park also has a fabulous restaurant.
Load up the mini-van and bring the kids to this park — they'll love the scene here as much as mom and dad.
Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles.
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Kids indoor playground with Café inside.
Our café offers crepes, waffles, salads made fresh daily.
Parents can serve web with our free WIFI or read magazine while kids play.
Kids have their own menu as well
What is the experience customers can expect?
Great place for kids to play.
Kids will be very active at our playground
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
The inspiration to start this business was my son.
As a mom I have searched for places where my son can play and also enjoy great food
What do you love most about your job?
I love working with people.
Seeing parents and kids smiling is the best reward
In Focus: Par-King Skill Golf
Year founded: 1977
The name of the game: mini golf
Claim to fame: It was featured on the Travel Channel.
Famous predecessor: 4G Fairways, also known as “Mini Golf’s Taj Mahal”
Number of holes: 36
Number of moving obstacles: 19
Number of water holes: 7
Notable fixtures: Mt. Rushmore, a spaceship, and a 10-foot-tall replica of the Willis Tower
Kids’ height requirement: 48 inches
Don't leave the kids in front of the TV this weekend. With plenty of rides, games, and attractions, Joy of the Game Baseball in Buffalo Grove is sure to be a blast for the whole family!
Parking is plentiful, so patrons can feel free to bring their vehicles.
In Focus: Rainbow Falls Waterpark
Operator: Elk Grove Park District
1986: Lions Park Pool converted to Rainbow Falls Waterpark
2006: revamped Rainbow Falls opens
Water slides: the Calpyso Twist and Dolphin Drop
Water attractions: Iguana Island, Lily Pad Leap, Reptile River
Dry-land features: bath house, community center
Picnic areas: two—Coconut and Mango Groves
Hungry? stop by Hideaway Cafe for lunch or snacks sourced from Rocco Vino's in Elk Grove Village
Programming: summer camps, water exercise classes
In Focus: Bromley
What they’re creating: arcade, amusement, and redemption games
Established in: 1989
Motto: “Bringing Fun into the World”
Founder: Lauran Bromley, whose father, Martin, was one of the founders of Sega
Past accomplishments: re-purposing classic games for the redemption-game market
Biggest hit: a game called Colorama, which can be found at family entertainment centers around the world