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Chicago Northwest
Phone: 800-847-4849 | Web Site: http://www.chicagonorthwest.com
Chicago Northwest, affordable and sophisticated, is the premier Chicago edge market for both leisure and business travelers. Enjoy 62 hotels, world-class dining, unparalleled shopping and topnotch attractions. Enjoy all the benefits of the city with fewer hassles-on the edge of O'Hare and free parking everywhere. Discover why it's better on the edge.

Area Attractions
Al Larson Prairie Center for the Arts
Featuring concerts, plays, art exhibits and dance. Wireless headsets for hearing impaired and wheelchair seating available. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
201 Schaumburg Ct.
Schaumburg, IL 60193
847-895-3600
Arlington Heights Historical Museum and The Pop Shop
The Arlington Heights Historical Museum collects and preserves significant materials related to our past and shares them through educational and recreational activities that promote community heritage and pride. Museum tours each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30pm. The Pop Shop and Museum Gift Shop are open Tuesday-Thursday, 1:30pm-4:30pm and Friday-Sunday from 10am-4:30pm. Stop in for a bottle of the original soda water bottled by F.W. Muller right in the Gift Shop! Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
110 W. Fremont St.
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
847-255-1225
Arlington International Racecourse
Arlington International Racecourse is the place to be for all your summer entertainment needs, whether it be live Thoroughbred horse racing, delicious food and beverage specials, live music or just a fun-filled day with your family. Join us for live racing and entertainment each May through September! Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Gambling / Racetrack.
 
2200 W. Euclid Ave.
Arlington Heights, IL 60006
847-385-7500
Busse Woods
Lakeside forest retreat offering an elk habitat, a biking trail, boat rentals & large picnic groves. Fish, cross-country ski, snowmobile (select locations), kite-flying, model airplane flying. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Nature Area.
 
E. Higgins Rd. & Arlington Heights Rd.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
800-870-3666
GameWorks
Located in the Streets of Woodfield entertainment & shopping complex. Pubby amusement center & sports bar featuring electronic games, big-screen TVs & comfort food. Over 200 interactive video, ticket and prize games. 21 and over after 9pm. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Entertainment Center.
 
601 N. Martingale Rd.
Suite 115
Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-330-9675
Goebbert's Pumpkin Farm & Garden Center
Fall: Festival with haunted house, corn maze, farm animals and more. Spring/Summer: Large selection of annuals, perennials, vegetable plants, trees, shrubs, aquatic plants, roses, planters, and gourmet food items. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Pumpkin Patches/Farms.
 
40 W. Higgins Rd.
South Barrington, IL 60010
847-428-6727
IKEA
IKEA Schaumburg features nearly 10,000 exclusively designed products, inspirational room sets and a restaurant serving Swedish specialties such as meatballs with lingonberries, as well as American dishes. Other family-friendly features include a supervised children’s play area, baby care rooms with free diapers and play areas throughout the store. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Shopping Center.
 
1800 E. McConnor Pkwy.
Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-969-9700
Improv
The World famous Improv Comedy Showcase and Restaurant will give you the ultimate comedy experience! The premiere destination for the country's top headliners and the best showcase for new talent. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
5 Woodfield Mall
Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-240-2001
Laugh Out Loud Theater
Located in the Streets of Woodfield entertainment & shopping complex. Hilarious improvised comedy that combines live action, video, and the audience! Family-friendly shows every weekend starring Chicago's top improv comedians. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
601 N. Martingale Rd.
Suite 171
Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-240-0386
LEGOLAND Discovery Center
Step inside LEGOLAND® Discovery Center and it's like you have just jumped into the biggest box of LEGO® bricks ever! Journey through a medieval castle and save the princess on the Kingdom Quest Laser Ride, feel a part of the story in the 4D Cinema, learn top LEGO building secrets from the Master Model Builder, see iconic landmarks in Chicago MINILAND, LEGO® Pirate Adventure Island - a massive interactive attraction where kids can participate in LEGO free-play and hands-on sensory activities! Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Kids and Families.
 
601 N. Martingale Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-592-9708
Level 257
Follow me, PAC-MAN, to a magical land of inter-dimensional awesome – where you and your whole crew will blast 8-bit baddies in our social gaming lounge, share shareable foods like sushi & tapas in our restaurant, and most importantly, discover what it means to Play Together Again. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Entertainment Center.
 
2 Woodfield Mall, Unit A
Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-805-0257
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Travel through the mists of time to a forgotten age and tale of devotion, courage, and love at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. The new show features heroic knights on spirited horses, astounding athletic feats and thrilling swordplay all against an exhilarating backdrop of brilliant lights and a sweeping new musical score. Enjoy a hearty four-course banquet medieval style without silverware as you cheer on your Knight. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
2001 N. Roselle Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60195
847-882-1496
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
Each year Metropolis offers a wide range of live performances from musical theatre, plays, concerts, dance, family shows, The Second City Comedy, and children's theatre. The Metropolis School of the Performing Arts offers classes in drama, dance and music, including classes, workshops, and private lessons. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
111 W. Campbell St.
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
847-577-2121
Mitsuwa Japanese Marketplace
Largest Asian Market in the Midwest. Fresh take-out sushi available. Grocery, food court featuring seven types of Asian cuisine, bakery, ice cream parlour, book store, travel agency, and liquor store. Events and demonstrations throughout the year. Annual Bon Odori Festival in August. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Shopping Center.
 
100 E. Algonquin Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
847-956-6699
Pinstripes
Features a distinctive entertainment and dining venue. Celebrate 'sophisticated fun' in our warm and inviting 45,000 sq. ft. indoor/outdoor facility complete with 20 bowling lanes and 10 bocce courts, exceptional Italian-American bistro with wine cellar, outdoor patio, fireplace and beautifully appointed event and party rooms that can accommodate groups from 20-600. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Entertainment Center.
 
100 W. Higgins Rd.
South Barrington, IL 60010
847-844-9300
Punch Bowl Social
Punch Bowl Social is a dining and entertainment mecca, that takes a three prong approach to the cultural movement in social outings. Eat! Drink! Be Social! Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Entertainment Center.
 
1100 American Ln.
Schaumburg, IL 60173
224-836-9080
Schaumburg Boomers
Located in the heart of the Chicago suburbs, the Schaumburg Boomers are the ideal destination for family-oriented fun! Minor league baseball team competing in the Independent Frontier League. Schaumburg Boomers store sells Boomers clothing and other items. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Event / Sports Venue.
 
1999 S. Springinsguth Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60193
847-461-3695
The Water Works
The Water Works is an indoor water park located in the Schaumburg Park District Community Recreation Center. It features three water slides, rapid water channel, water playground, diving pool, lap pool, gradual beachlike entry pool, whirlpool, family changing room and a nursery. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Water Park.
 
505 N. Springinsguth Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60194
847-490-2505
Topgolf Wood Dale
Topgolf is the premier golf entertainment complex where the competition of sport meets your favorite local hangout. Just picture a 300-yard outfield with dartboard-like targets in the ground. Score even bigger with our extensive food & beverage menu that is sure to impress even the pickiest foodies. It's not golf – it's Topgolf. Give it a shot! Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
699 W. Thorndale
Wood Dale, IL 60191
630-595-4653
Trickster Art Gallery - Native American Arts
Great family touring location, include this 10,000 sq. ft. facility in your visit to Schaumburg and surrounding area. Always three full exhibits on display, watch for our live concert series, artist talk and gift shop items full of a wide range of cultural gift ideas. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
190 S. Roselle Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60194
847-301-2090
Woodfield Mall
Illinois' #1 Tourist Destination, anchored by Nordstrom, Macy's, Lord & Taylor, Sears and JCPenney. Woodfield has nearly 300 stores, restaurants, and specialty shops all under one roof. To speak with the Mall Information desk: 847-330-0220 x224225. Free. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Attraction Type: Shopping Center.
 
5 Woodfield Mall
Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-330-1537

Upcoming Events
Live Racing at Arlington International Racecourse
Now - Sep. 22, 2018

Live Thoroughbred racing at "the most beautiful track in America". $8 online. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Event Type: Sports.
 
Arlington International Racecourse
2200 W. Euclid Ave.
Arlington Heights, IL 60006
847-385-7500
Boomers Baseball Season
Now - Aug. 30, 2018

Join the reigning 2017 Fronteir League Champions as they embark on the 2018 season. Fireworks nights and theme nights throughout the season. Check the schedule for specific themes. Starting at $8. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Event Type: Sports.
 
Schaumburg Boomers
1999 S. Springinsguth Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60193
847-461-3695
Stamp & Scrapbook Expo
Aug. 17, 2018 - Aug. 18, 2018

For Crafters of all Levels! Whether you are just starting out or an experienced pro, we’ve got the workshops to help you create projects you’ll be proud of. Exciting crops, prizes, latest & greatest products, cool tools, plus make-and-take projects add up to the best crafting events you’ll find. Friday hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday hours: 9 a.m to 5 p.m. $15. For more information, visit the Chicago Northwest website. Event Type: Festivals/Special Events.
 
Renaissace Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel
1551 Thoreau Dr.
Schaumburg, IL 60173
(888) 252-EXPO


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