Have a kid that likes to get in on the action, rather than jockey the sidelines? Invite your star and their biggest cheerleaders to do everything from rock climbing to circus acrobatics to indoor skydiving. Flip through our album for all the places you can burn big energy — and then come home to a calm (and clean) house.

For a Multi-Sports Experience: Windy City Fieldhouse

The choice is yours at this mega-complex where kids' sports rule. Pick from scavenger hunts, basketball, soccer, kickball, capture the flag, batting cages and more. The best part? Everything is customizable and you can hop from one sporting pursuit to the other.

2367 W. Logan Blvd., Logan Square
773-486-7416
Online: windycityfieldhouse.com

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— Maria Chambers & Jen Peterson