Looking for some wholesome family fun this summer? Check out these great mini golf destinations in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago.
Congo River Adventures in Barrington, Ill.
Congo River Adventures is a jungle-themed golf course adventure perfect for a family night out. The course is long and detailed, offering a variety of exciting adventures from waterfalls to rock caves. Congo River offers an 18- or 36-hole rate, depending on how long you want to play. Prices range from $7.95 to $8.95 for adults and $6.95-$7.95 for kids, based on the 18-hole rate. Additionally, the Congo River offers a great indoor/outdoor arcade with a pool table and video games to extend the family fun!
Indoor Glow Golf in Schaumburg, Ill.
Located in Schaumburg, Ill., Glow Golf is a great in-door destination for year-round golfing fun. Featuring 18 holes of glow-in-the-dark fun, Glow Golf offers great pricing rates for families on a budget. While the regular price is $8 for adults and $7 for kids, Glow Golf offers group passes for parties of five or more at a discounted rate of $7 for adults. Additionally, Glow Golf has great party rates, starting at just $8/child and offers a party room for all of your birthday needs.
Par-King in Lincolnshire, Ill.
Self-branded as, “The world’s most unusual golf course,” Par-Kin is an intense mini golf course for the golf enthusiast. While it is branded as a family course, the holes are a little difficult and there even is a height minimum of 48 inches to help keep little ones safe. The course has several levels to walk up and down, as well as water, moving objects and other challenging elements, making this course great for older families. That said, the pricing is not based on age, and is pretty reasonable, coming in at $8-$9 depending on the time and day you play.