Suggested Itineraries

Arts & Culture—It’s easy to spend several days exploring the numerous artistic and cultural venues in and around Tinley Park. Start your day touring in-town attractions, such as our interesting Tinley Park history museum or our fabulous visual arts center. Then, spend the afternoon at Chicago’s famed Art Institute or the city’s many world class museums. Return to Tinley Park in the evening to enjoy a dramatic play presented by one of our nearby ensembles. The possibilities are endless for fascinating entertainment.

The Sporting Life—The Tinley Park area is teeming with opportunities to watch major and minor league sports in action. Whatever the season, sports fans don’t have to go far to spend a day, a night, or both, watching their favorite activity. For example, a summer day could find you spending the morning at the Chicago Bears’ nearby football training camp, the afternoon at a Cubs or White Sox baseball game, and the evening taking in a Chicago Fire soccer game. Spring, fall and winter offer the same sporting combinations for several event-filled days. All teams are within easy traveling distance from Tinley Park, no matter who you’re cheering for.


Musical Medley—Whether you prefer rock or classical music, you can listen to the best of both—and everything in between—right here in the Tinley Park area. Experience classical fare with afternoon symphony performances in Chicago or locally, then pump up the volume at night with nationally famous, contemporary bands at Tinley Park’s First Midwest Amphitheatre. Our free summer concert series in our charming downtown center features a variety of fabulous bands, offering everything from rock to country to blues. Combine all of this and more for days filled with musical treats.

Power Shopping—The most dedicated shopaholics will be thrilled with shopping opportunities in the Tinley Park area. Start your day in the village with conveniently located, nationally recognized stores at Brookside Marketplace, then browse the numerous specialty shops sprinkled throughout town and the downtown center. Continue your spree at nearby malls offering the best in high-end and outlet shopping. You’ll want to spend an entire day in Chicago—a shopping Mecca where you can explore the fashionable Magnificent Mile area on Michigan Avenue or discover other unique shops in the Loop. When it comes to shopping, Tinley Park is in the center of it all.


It’s a Gamble—Try your luck when you’re in Tinley Park at the nearby casinos, all just a short distance away. Experience one of those fabulous facilities during the day, then return to Tinley Park to enjoy all the other entertainment we offer right here in town. Good luck!