Now that summer is here, and the kids are home from school, don’t let them stay inside all day playing video games or watching TV. It is the perfect time to get the family together for a few fun activities in Naperville. But don’t worry! The city offers something for everyone.
Five Great Family Activities in Naperville
The Riverwalk. You can never go wrong spending a day at The Riverwalk in Naperville. Lead your crew on a quiet stroll along the brick-paved path next to the DuPage River. View the outdoor sculpture, historic landmarks and take a break from your hectic lives. The Riverwalk offers convenient access to many of the city’s most popular activities. Plan your visit by downloading the Riverwalk Brochure.
The DuPage Children’s Museum. The DuPage Children’s Museum is among the most-loved family activities in Naperville and is a must visit this summer. The museum boasts three floors of exciting exhibitions which allow young ones to explore a diverse variety of topics which relate to art, science and math. Find out which exhibits are currently on display by visiting the museum’s website. The cost is $8.50 for general admission (including kids) and $7.50 for folks 60 and over.
Centennial Beach. What better way is there to cool off this summer than to go for a swim? Centennial Beach’s unique location on the site of an old granite quarry makes it a one-of-a-kind place to relax in the water, learn to swim or just hang out and have a picnic. Centennial Beach runs several aquatic programs suitable for your entire family. You can purchase an annual membership or day passes.
The Ball Factory. On rainy days, or when you don’t feel like being outside, head to The Ball Factory. The Ball Factory offers fun activities for all children 12 and under. It is the perfect place for little ones to get some exercise while having fun. Kids can explore, climb, jump into ball pits and have safe fun under the watchful staff. Food is available and it a great space to host a birthday party. Admission is $11 on weekdays and $14 on weekends.
Shinto Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Lounge. After a busy day out, who wants to go home and cook? Shinto Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Lounge offers your entire family a delicious menu combining traditional and modern Japanese-style cuisine. All customers love the grill shows, and adults appreciate the daily Happy Hour and affordable pricing.
At Shinto Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi, we also offer Sushi rolling classes, party packages and catering services. Don’t miss the daily specials! Book your reservation online or by calling 1-630-637-8899.