Tinley Park, a small village in Illinois, is surprisingly filled with ways to enjoy life. One can simply wallow in a glass of beer, pick their favorite chocolate, enjoy a concert, go wild in amusement parks and water parks, ride a horse, respite in a massage or savor their favorite food, but feel satisfied and complete in a trip like this. These are 10 activities that show you that simply visiting Tinley Park is a hell of an enjoyment.
1. Taste the quality of a beer at Hailstorm Brewing Co.
Get your tongues on the diversity of flavors of high-quality, well-crafted beers at Hailstorm Brewing Co. On Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, there are food trucks serving tasty food and an entertaining live music which you can revel in while drinking beer. With music in the background, readily engulf a mouth of food and wash it down with a sip of delectable beer, how refreshing is that!
Hailstorm Brewing Co.
Address: 8060 186th St, 60487-9215 Tinley Park, IL
Website: Hailstorm Brewing Co.
2. Fannie May Outlet: A place full of sweetness
At Fannie May Outlet, you will find the best of the best confections including chocolate, fudge, and candies, that are made by the freshest and most up-standard ingredients. With almost 100 years of history, the original recipe still remains the original taste. You will be dazzled by the choices of chocolates they offer, like their famous chocolate strawberry, a freshly picked strawberry coated by a layer of finest chocolate, their milk chocolate complete with pieces of cherries, marshmallows and other fillings, dark chocolate with a little sweet in the bitterness and more than you can imagine.
Fannie May Outlet
Address: 16086 Harlem Ave, 60477-1612 Tinley Park, IL
Website: Fannie May Outlet
3. Attend a concert at Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
Hollywood Casino Amphitheater hosts concerts of various artists like John Mayer, Linkin Park, Paul Mccartney, Rod Steward, Bruno Mars and more. This is the place you can shout, sing and go crazy about your idols like no one’s watching. One thing that will cheer you up is that you get to bring your own snacks and drinks into the theatre but no caps on bottles are allowed.
Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
Address: 19100 Ridgeland Ave, 60477-4218 Tinley Park, IL
Website: Hollywood Casino Amphitheater
4. Chit chat over a bottle of beer at The Open Bottle
The Open Bottle is a beer shop and tap room that brews a rotating selection of beers from local to all around the world that bring out a different medley of tangs. It is a plus point that outside food can be brought in to go with your beer. They provide menus from local restaurants which will deliver to you. The staffs are full of knowledge about beers so feel free to turn to them for advice on which beer to choose or questions regarding beers.
The Open Bottle
Address: 7101 W. 183rd St, Unit 105, 60477 Tinley Park, IL
Website: The Open Bottle
5. Odyssey Fun World, fun and joy for family
Tell me a better way to connect with your family than having fun at Odyssey Fun World. The answer is none. This family fun center has an impressive selection of attractions for the wild ones and the tame ones. For the little ones aged 12 and below, head to Kidz Adventure Park where there is an obstacle race course, Avengers bounce house, and Barnhouse Bounce with slide.
Odyssey Fun World
Address: 19111 Oak Park Ave, 60477 Tinley Park, IL
Website: Odyssey Fun World
6. Horseback riding at Forest View Farm
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Forest View Farm offers you an opportunity to get close, connect and create friendly relationships with horses through horse rides. Not only that, you can ride your horse through the beautiful Cook County Forest Preserve which is connected to the farm. Different horse related activities can be enjoyed in the farm including horseback riding, trail rides, pony rides, hayrides, sleigh rides, carriages, coaches and other horse-drawn vehicles. The coolest thing is even the smallest children can enjoy a pony ride.
Forest View Farm
Address: 16717 Lockwood Ave, 60477-3134 Tinley Park, IL
Website: Forest View Farm
7. Get the best pizza and bar food from Cuzin's Neighbourhood Bar
Vivian Kelly and Casper at Cuzin's Neighborhood Bar in Tinely Park w/Erik Hill.Posted by Janet Valocik-Plawecki on Sunday, 30 June 2013
Make your tummy happy munching food from the coolest bar in Tinley Park, Cuzin’s Neighbourhood Bar. You will be sold the second you sink your teeth on the pizza, sandwiches, and burgers. Needless to say, a bar like this will definitely have a lively environment with friendly people.
Cuzin's Neighbourhood Bar
Address: 17704 Oak Park Ave, 60477-3936 Tinley Park, IL
Website: Cuzin’s Neighbourhood Bar
8. Enjoy a soothing massage at Massage Envy
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It’s time to respite from your life full of stress! Massage Envy is a perfect hideout from all the busy schedules, offering you a relaxing and professional massage that will make you feel healthier than before so that you can continue your life energized. Massaging can also improve bad postures and increase blood circulation. Just relax and hand yourself over to the therapist experts. They will give you a massage according to your therapeutic needs.
Address: 7270 191st St, 60487-9378 Tinley Park, IL
Website: Massage Envy
9. Chill out at Old Tinley Pub & Eatery
Go to Old Tinley Pub & Eatery and you will keep drooling over the food even after you leave. Their homemade pizza, burgers, beef sandwich and French onion soup are customer favorites. While enjoying your food, there are pool tables, bar bingo, jukebox and darts for you to entertain yourself. You can also wallow in different live band music throughout your visit.
Old Tinley Pub & Eatery
Address: 17020 Oak Park Ave, 60477 Tinley Park, Illinois
Facebook: Old Tinley Pub & Eatery
10. Have some wet fun at White Water Canyon Water Park
Put your sunscreen on and get wet at White Water Canyon Water Park. The adventurous ones will enjoy the three large slides and the 1-meter (3.3-foot) diving board for some stimulating experience. The lazy river is for you to relax. If you want something more exciting, you can choose the adventure passage with splashing buckets.
White Water Canyon Water Park
Address: 8221 W 171st St, Tinley Park
Website: White Water Canyon Water Park
Simple things matter
With all the entertainment, your days in Tinley Park will be filled with laughter and excitement. As the saying goes, smell the flowers along the way. This trip teaches you to slow down your footsteps, put all the burdens behind and enjoy the simple things in life.
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