Six Flags Great America
Located just 1 hour north of Chicago, considered to still be within the Chicago Metro area, your group will find Six Flags Great America, one of the most entertaining and exciting places to visit for Chicago recreation. At this particular Six Flags (Gurnee Illinois) you will find 304 acres of pure amusement with over 100 rides and attractions, all ranging from thrill rides to onsite entertainment.
Six Flags Great America was first established in 1976 under the name of Marriott's Great America, gaining in popularity very quickly after opening, a top spot for family fun. Inside explore all the thrilling coasters, kids rides, family rides, water park rides within Hurricane Harbor, and plenty of entertainment and events. Ride the fast-paced American Eagle or Batman ride, get soaked on the Bahama Mama and Bubba Tubba, or head to the kid's section and chill out on the Krazy Kars. There are dining and shopping options abound as well, with over 50 eateries and shops altogether. Eat at Johnny Rockets, Chop Six, or Cold Stone Creamery, or head for some Italian or lighter cuisine around the park.
So, pack your suitcase, your swimsuit, and your sense of adventure, because this is about to be a really fun ride!