When you live in the Midwest being able to move your play inside is invaluable. Weather it’s extremem cold or extrememe heat, or days on end of rain and snow, parenthood survivial depends on being to move the play to inside someone else’s four walls. Lucky for you we have all the places, and all the ways, you can play indoors in lake Country. Weather you are avoiding the sun, snow, or the pile of laundry you will find fun below!

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Indoor Play in Lake County

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Active Indoor Play for Lake County Kids

Your kids need to move! Run, jump, climb, swim, skate, whatever there preference is there is an activity for them in Lake County.

  • Tot Open Gyms – open gym times throughout the winter made especially for children under six years of ages. These feature mats, tunnels, bikes, and more to let the littlest ones burn off big energy.
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Open Gym Report Cards:

  • Grayslake Tot Gym

Ice skate indoors without the chill at The Skate Room in Vernon Hills.

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Indoor Playgrounds in Lake County

Just because play needs to move inside doesn’t mean your child’s favorite activity needs to end! Indoor playgrounds give kids the chance to keep climbing and sliding all winter long!

Check out our full listing of Indoor Playgrounds in Lake County.

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Movies for Kids in Lake County

Bright lights and big screens! Kids love movies and the are the ultimate indoor getaway with their perfectly controlled environment and yummy snacks! Many times kids can see movies for free or cheap! Check out these upcoming movie events:

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More movie events for Lake County kids:

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Taking Kids to Museums

Lake County is smack dab between two world-class cities full of excellent museums. When you add in all the local museums and historical attractions there are so many options for families who want to experience other cultures or time periods.

Find all the museums free days, local museums and more at our Taking Kids to the Museum Page.