We’ve partnered with the leading deal-maker to help you kick off your summer in money-saving style. From indoor play spaces to a behind-the scenes tour, scroll through to find the perfect activity to jump-start your summer of fun!
Sea Lion Aquatic Park is more of a network than a single pool—the park splits its reservoirs into separate areas for different ages and activities. Guests slip down four water slides and relax in the zero-depth pool while children play amongst giant fish and octopus sculptures. Here’s the deal: Water-Park Visit for Two or Four at Sea Lion Aquatic Park (50% Off)
If Kidville were a real city, it would be pretty fun place to live—it’s outfitted with a rock-climbing wall, a theater, a hardwood-floored dance studio, and a tumbling gym. Notably, each fixture is slightly shrunken to suit the city’s denizens: kids ages six and younger. Tots roam freely through the play complex during open play time, and learn in a more structured way during enrichment classes on topics from art to athletics. Here’s the deal: $49 for a Kids’ Indoor Play Package with Three Enrichment Classes and Three Playspace Passes ($240 Value)
During this rare glimpse into a hidden side of Shedd Aquarium, you’ll tour the animal healthcare center with the chance to watch the staff perform preventative health care on a few of the 32,000 aquatic animals. You’ll also learn how they prepare nutritious meals for so many exotic species, plus the innovative ways they keep the water clean. Here’s the deal: $45 for Behind-the-Scenes Tour for One at Shedd Aquarium
The sharp crack of a wooden bat, the soft thumb of a catcher’s mitt, and the dusty smell of an umpire brushing off his seersucker suit; you’ll find the first two at Bash Sports Academy. The 12,000 sq. ft., fully turfed indoor facility houses five cages for practicing swings year-round. Here’s the deal: 30- or 60-Minute Batting-Cage Sessions at Bash Sports Academy (Up to 55% Off)
Fun and convenience collide at this family-friendly spot, which features a playroom, onsite salon, and café. Here’s the deal: Dynamic Duo or Hard as Steel Manicure with a Play Pass at Pickle’s Playroom & Salon (Up to 50% Off)
During a hands-on self-guided tour, you can ride a pony, milk a cow, or pet any of the other animals on the farm, which include baby chicks, ducklings, and bunnies. Here’s the deal: Animal Petting Farm Visit for Two or Four at Green Meadows Petting Farm (Up to 42% Off)
A spinning tunnel and the corridor of confusion lay inside a 4,000-square-foot, Chicago-history-themed maze on Navy Pier. Here’s the deal: Maze Visit and Games for Two, Four, or Eight at Amazing Chicago’s Funhouse Maze on Navy Pier (Up to 62% Off)
Heidel House Resort & Spa sits on a 20-acre estate on the shores of Green Lake, a popular destination for outdoor recreation, and was named one of the four Hot Summer Getaways: Affordable Vacation Spots off the Beaten Path by NBC. Surrounded by rolling hills and tall oak trees, the resort is a year-round go-to spot for activities such as hiking and swimming, plus special events and festivals.
Skaters might think they had traveled back in time when taking a round around The Rink’s hardwood maple floors, where classic roller skates rule. Lights bouncing off a disco ball send tiny beams around the building, giving skaters a shimmering aura so staff members don’t have to sprinkle every passerby with a handful of glitter. Here’s the deal: Open Roller-Skating with Skate Rentals for Two or Four at The Rink (Up to 52% Off)
Greet more animals, from camels to tigers, at this zoo that’s been open for 40 years. Here’s the deal: Petting Farm and Animal Park Admission for Two, Four, or Six to Jo-Don Farms (40% Off)