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Starved Rock PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 01 March 2018 00:00
Starved Rock Park is a world apart from anything else in Illinois!  You will know it the minute you enter the park, as you wind through the towering trees!  Amazing waterfalls are active in the spring and after heavy rains.  We have 13 miles of trails to explore and the Illinois River offers fishing (ice fishing too), boating, extraordinary views and great places to relax.
Day: Saturday
Date: July 21
Time: Bus leaves Freedom Activity Center at 9:00am and will return around 5:00pm.
Fee: Residents $10 / Non-Residents $15
 
Morton Arboretum PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 01 March 2018 00:00

The Morton Arboretum in Lisle covers 1,700 acres and is made up of gardens of various plant types and collections of trees from specific taxonomical and geographical areas.  It includes native woodlands and a restored Illinois prairie.

Saturday, July 28

Time:  Bus leaves Freedom Activity Center at 9:00am and will return around 4:00pm.
Fee:  Residents $10.00 / Non-Residents $15.00
 
Illinois Railway Museum in Union, IL PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 01 March 2018 00:00
The Illinois Railway is the largest railroad museum in the United States and has an extremely comprehensive collection of steam, diesel and electric railroad engines.  It's mission is to demonstrate the vital role railroads have played in the growth of the Chicago area as well as the United States as a whole.  There are over 450 pieces of prototype equipment in it's collection as well as numerous displays.
Day: Saturday
Date: August 11
Time: Bus leaves Freedom Activity Center at 9:00am and will return around 4:00pm.
Fee: Residents $7 / Non-Residents $12
 
Chicago Air and Water Show PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 01 March 2018 00:00
SATURDAY, AUGUST 18
The Chicago Air and Water Show presented by the City of Chicago and Shell Oil Products U.S. is the largest FREE show of its kind in the United States.  Witness jaw dropping performances by the Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, Sean D. Tucker, and new this year, Kirby Chambliss in the Red Bull Edge 540.
Time: Bus leaves Freedom Activity Center at 8:30am and will return around 4:30pm
Fee: Residents $7.00 / Non-Residents $12.00
Family Deal: Residents $25.00 / Non-Residents $35.00 (four people)
 


Chicago Ridge Park District