You can also take advantage of a similar opportunity at park district courses such as Steeple Chase Golf Club in Mundelein. Steeple Chase offers one FREE junior golfer for each paying adult seven days a week after 4:00: p.m. As with all golf courses, be sure to call ahead and secure your tee time.
And, if you want your kids to experience the excitement of a professional golf tournament, youth age 17 and younger are admitted to the grounds and/or International Pavilion FREE with an adult with the same paying ticket, at the LPGA UL International Crown , July 19-24, 2016, at the Merit Club in Libertyville. Active, retired, and reserve military members and their dependents also are admitted FREE with a valid ID.
- Countryside Golf Club
20800 W. Hawley St., Mundelein | (847) 968-3466
- Brae Loch Golf Club
33600 Rt. 45, Grayslake | (847) 968-3444
- Thunderhawk Golf Club
39700 N. Lewis Ave., Beach Park | (847) 968-4295
- Steeple Chase Golf Club
200 La Vista Drive, Mundelein | (847) 949-8900
Several private clubs have upcoming Family Golf Nights that offer free or reduced golfing as well as other family friendly activities. Be sure to check them out:
- July 8, August 12, Family Golf Nights Chevy Chase Country Club, Wheeling. Bring the entire family for a fun night of golf. Fee includes golf for four, cart, putting contest, and post-round meal. $50 per family .
- July 31, August 28 and September 11, 5:00 p.m. Family Golf Day, Sunset Valley Golf Course, Highland Park. Event is FREE but reservations are required, call 847-432-7140 on the Thursday prior to each play day to reserve your spot. These spots will go fast!
- July 31, August 28 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Family Golf Day at Renwood, Renwood Golf Course, Round Lake Beach $5 admission (per person) includes a bucket of range balls, 3 holes of golf, beverage, and 15 minute lesson.
- August 4 and 12 Family Glow Ball, Chevy Chase Country Club, Wheeling. Start the evening with a BBQ dinner of either grilled hot dog or burger, chips, soda, and dessert; craft beer available for purchase. At 8:30 pm, hit the links with glow balls. Root beer floats are available after the round. $10 per person or $40 per family.
Where does your family play golf with kids? Let us know in the comments section.