The Phillips Park Zoo Celebrates the Native Animals of North America

American elk

Nestled in nearby Aurora is the Phillips Park Zoo, a lively, year-round destination. The zoo first opened in 1915 when it was originally home to exotic animals. In its modern form, it celebrates the wild and wonderful animals native to North America. Admission is free, and it makes a great day trip from The Woodlands […]

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Strike! The 3 Best Bowling Lanes Near Crest Hill

bowling shoes close up at a bowling alley

Bowling is America’s number one participatory sport and a popular pastime for friends and family. Play, observe, or just cheer on your friends at these affordable bowling lanes near Crest Hill and The Woodlands of Crest Hill Apartments. Crest Hill Lanes: In the Heart of The Action Spend an afternoon bowling in a friendly and […]

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Rock the Woods: Say Goodbye to Summer with Great Music and Food

Group of young people standing in front of the food truck with delicious fast food. Diverse people buying tasty pastry, sandwiches and hamburgers in famous food truck, near the festival venue.

Before the long, lazy days of summer come to a close, enjoy one last awesome outdoor event. Rock the Woods is a fantastic summer event where you can get outside, listen to awesome music, and taste some exceptional food. Rock the Woods takes place at Lower Rock Run Preserve near The Woodlands of Crest Hill […]

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