Located less than an hour west of Chicago in mid-western United States, Elk Grove Village is an excellent place to visit or stay while traveling in Illinois. A thriving town with a wide range of activities available; it is ideal for the leisure or business traveler. The Busse Woods Forest Preserve offers more than 11 miles of hiking and cycling trails, as well as great fishing spots at Busse Lake. The Fox Run Golf Course offers 18 holes of golf, a pro shop and a bar and grill. For families with children, Pirate's Cove theme park and Rainbow Falls Water Park are fun-filled ways to spend an afternoon.
Hotels and accommodations are plentiful and easy to find in Elk Grove Village, and the Pace bus lines or Metra trains, make it easy to travel in town or head out to other destinations, like Chicago.
The best times to visit Elk Grove Village are from May through October, when the weather is generally sunny and warm; perfect for outdoor activities of every kind. Annual attractions offered in the summer include a farmer's market, the Rotaryfest carnival, and free outdoor concerts. Winter temperatures can fall well below freezing so pack accordingly, be sure to attend the annual tree-lighting ceremony and firework show.