Des Plaines Park District

Fantastic Fridays at Prairie Lakes

Fantastic Fridays for kids ages 6–12 at the Des Plaines Park District
FANTASTIC FRIDAYS

For all kids ages 6–12, in grades 1–5 Fantastic Fridays at Prairie Lakes
5:00–8:00p
Prairie Lakes Community Center, Gymnasium, Prairie Lakes Aquatic Center and Party Room
Includes sports and games in the gym, swimming games in the aquatic center, arts and crafts, board games, movies, and outdoor activities (always weather permitting).
Pizza and a soft drink are included!
Prairie Lakes Complex Map and directions
Prairie Lakes Aquatic Center website

Register online.
$20 per event.
IMPORTANT: Pre-registration only. Registration closes at 5:00 the day before each event.
No day-of or walk-in registration.

2022 Fantastic Fridays

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Do you like Fantastic Fridays? Check out these popular School Day-Off Programs!


Join us on these exciting field trips and travel to a variety of popular local venues for sports, games, food, and fun!  Each day is a different adventure, and you’re sure to have a great time.
Note: lunch is provided on each trip.
All trips depart from and return to Prairie Lakes Community Center. Registration closes at 5:00p the day before each day off.

No day-of registrations accepted.
Registration Fees
R: $55/NR: $70 per each trip date
Register online for Kruisin Kids Day Trips


Come and hang out at the Prairie Lakes Complex for a fun day with friends. We always have lots of excellent activities, including gym sports and games, arts and crafts, special events, and outdoor activities (weather permitting). All supervised by our great park district staff. Registration closes at 5:00p the day before each day off.

No day-of registrations are accepted.
Registration Fees
Without lunch: R: $30/NR: $38 per day
Including lunch: R: $41/NR: $51 per day
Register online for Leisure Lizards

Administrative & Leisure Center2222 Birch Street • 847-391-5700

Golf Center Des Plaines353 N. River Road • 847-803-GOLF

Lake Park Golf Course & Marina1015 Howard Avenue • 847-391-5730

Mountain View Adventure Center510 E. Algonquin Road • 847-391-5733

Mystic Waters2025 Miner Street • 847-391-5740

Prairie Lakes Aquatic Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-390-4949

Prairie Lakes Community Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-391-5711