901 Leicester Elk Grove Village, Ill. 60007(847) 228-3491 www.elkgroveparks.org/Pirates_cove/Hours: May 25-Sept. 15, 2013. Check website for hours. Admission: $11, $9 resident; free adults
This is a smaller theme park for kids 2-12. Book 6-12 month in
advance for a B-Day party! Prices are inexpensive, you only have to
pay for the kids. The activities and grounds are in excellent shape
with tons of things for the kids to do.