Gurnee Park District 900 N. Hunt Club Rd. Gurnee, Ill. 60031(847) 823-7788 www.gurneeparkdistrict.comHours: May 31-Sept. 1, 2014: noon-8 p.m. daily Admission: $15, $10 resident, free kids under 3. After 5 p.m.: $12, $8 resident
Opens May 24. The center has a zero-depth entry pool and seven slides: speed, drop, body and tube slides, plus more modest ones for kids and toddlers. One of the most popular slides extends from the back of a cascading waterfall. There is also a handicap-accessible grassy picnic area.