1100 E. Higgins Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: (847) 330-0133
Fax: (847) 330-0093
Salles de spectacles
Part of the Improv group of theaters across America, this one in the charming village of Schaumburg is less than 30 miles from Chicago's city center. Their repertoire is undoubtedly impressive and perhaps this explains the sellout shows. The theater can be rented for fund-raisers, Bar Mitzvahs, business meetings and private events, while facilities like private sky boxes, VIP seating and discounted food packages are available. The bar serves up delicious dishes like fried calamari, mozzarella sticks, nachos and roasted red pepper hummus so while you're waiting for a show to start, you could probably try out some of these.
What do you get if you put three million LEGO bricks under one roof and throw in a whole lot of fun? If your answer is Legoland Discovery Center, then you're absolutely right! One of the main attractions of the center is the miniature models of major Chicago landmarks, all made from LEGO. It also has several fun rides, interesting workshops and something called a LEGO 4D Cinema.
Laugh Out Loud will make you do just that. The extensive cast as well as the improv atmosphere ensure that you will have a unique experience every visit. The theater offers classes and camps for most ages.
Gaming enthusiasts are guaranteed a good time at GameWorks. With five outlets in the country, your experience at Schaumburg combines food, drinks and games. Shoot some pool, enjoy a game of darts and air hockey, and the latest video games in a state-of-the-art gaming arcade that exudes a retro appeal. Terminator Salvation, House Of The Dead and Battle Skynet are popular favorites. Indulge in an impressive list of wines, brews and spirits to accompany delicious bar fare. Build your own burger or make a selection from the menu that features Chicken Wings, Nachos, Pot Pie, Seafood Chowder, Philly Cheese Steak, Grilled Salmon Sandwiches and Chicken Caesar Wrap. A great establishment for entertainment, if you like the vibe here the place lets you host your next event there.
Art lovers are in for a great time at the Prairie Center for the Arts in Schaumburg Court. This modern art center features a premier theater with a seating capacity for 442 guests and hosts plays and concerts by locals as well as touring groups. Apart from the performing arts, the center is also known for the art exhibitions held inside the Herb Aigner Gallery by artists from across the world. With events held throughout the year, you can rely on the Prairie Center for the Arts for artistic gratification.
Watch knights on horseback re-enact an 11th century tournament complete with jousting matches and sword fights while feasting on a four-course banquet at the castle of King Alfonso the Magnificent. Admission includes a two-hour show, dinner (which you eat with your hands) and beverages. A cash bar is open throughout the show. There is free parking. Call ahead for timings.
Arlington International Race Course is one of the best race courses in the world. Millions of people come every August to watch the Arlington Million Race, which has recently become a part of World Series Racing Championship. It is an ideal place for a family outing as the premises are resplendent with diverse hues. There is also a Kids Junior Jockey Club for the younger ones. Call in advance for tickets.
Located in the Northwestern suburbs of Chicago, this baseball field is home to the Schaumburg Flyers from the Northern League. There is also a restaurant that has a view of the playing field from every table. Opening hours vary according to the events.
Founded in 1957, Knights of Columbus is located close to the recreational park in Arlington Heights. The venue is used for both business as well as social meetings. You can rent the hall for corporate meetings, weddings, theater, arts, musicals etc. The hall is wheelchair accessible and has a full service bar to cater to clients' requirements for any occasion. Few of the past events held here have been Carniflex, Elysia and Becoming the Archetype.
Located close to the Glendale Country Club and on the West Lake Street is the palatial structure of Venuti's Banquets and Ristorante. In existence for more than 40 years, the banquet and Italian restaurant provides a culinary treat of authentic flavors from the native land of the owner Vittorio Venuti. As you enter the palace, the lobby comprises of twin spiral staircases that leads you to a wedding chapel, restaurant, lounge and 3 private rooms. The restaurant can accommodate more than 200 guests at a time and serves delicacies like pastas with seafood, bologna sausages, fillets and meats. The bar inside the lounge room is well stocked with a variety of beverages and is open till late in the night. The banquet rooms are ideal for hosting social and corporate events with catering facilities provided by the center. A venue for events, restaurant and lounge bar, Venuti's Banquets and Ristorante has got all these facilities neatly decked inside this beautiful palace of classic Roman Architecture. Visit their website or call for more information.
Dave and Busters, which is located in the village of Addison, is a restaurant that doubles up as an arcade gaming zone. One of the best places in town to have burgers, steak rolls and other appetizers while indulging in various video games. These games include slot machines and shuffleboards that are bound to keep you engrossed and at the end of it, wanting for more. Besides, the bar is stocked with beverages like champagne, margaritas and other delicious cocktails served at budget price. The place is perfect to organize celebrations and certainly keeps up to the reputation of the chain of restaurants Dave and Busters. Visit their website for more information.
Pinstripes is a concept that keeps in mind family fun and entertainment. Offering 40,000 square feet (approximately 3716 square meters) of space, this place is complete with a bistro. It has an extensive list of dishes with something for everyone. A kids menu, gluten free meals, and chef specials are all available. A patio with a fire pit in the center is one spot which always sees a crowd gathered around. Live music is on every Friday and Saturday, and features local artists and excellent music. The light brunch offered every Sunday from 10am onwards is reasonably priced and proves to be an excellent start to a fun-filled day. Pinstripes has created such a buzz that the company has other centers across the state and one in Minnesota. Space is available for private parties too.