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Wanna find the top attractions in and around Crete? Here's some ideas for how to spend the day. Plan a day at the zoo and everyone is assured a good time, and with all the steps you'll get walking around it's an interesting way to get some exercise. Dont miss Shedd Aquarium or try Wm W Powers Conservation Area. Crete has tons of important historical settings for local history buffs to experience. Stallbohm Barn--Kaske House, Hollywood Historic District, and also Rosedale Park Historic District, are easy to get to.

Try something more exciting. Varied family friendly amusements are located in and around Crete. If you want aquariums or want to plan a family day, the possibilities are without end. Get up off the couch and enjoy the day, then blog about this great directory. Balmoral Park Harness Racing is widely enjoyed by many, you can also look into Sauzer's Kiddieland or Adventure Trails Family Entertainment & while you're in town. Crete has an interesting selection of local city parks and great places to be outside for all. Get the dog's leash and check out Goodenow Grove Forest Preserve or maybe stop by University Park Public Library and borrow a copy of LIGHTMASTERS by M.G. Wells, or another good read and enjoy the solitude and tranquil setting at Balmoral Park Racetrack. When you are in Crete locals always suggest experiencing lush greenery at Crete Park.

Need some energy after all this. Going out for ice cream is a blast. Looking for a way to cool off? There are dozens of ways for you to get your brain freeze on in town. Check into Oberweis Dairy, or try Mitchell's Candies & Ice Cream for awesome cherry or perhaps some A-list root beer floats. OK it's time to decompress now. After a long and rewarding day you can chill while enjoying a couple of glasses of beer, or get happily polluted while in Crete. Taste something enticing perhaps a Mint Fizz, or maybe a Rainbow Julep. While in Crete stop by Chucks Place, Faithors Transport, or Old Town Tap. Don't like this itinerary, no worries just reload the page to get a whole new plan. Or click new itinerary

AMUSEMENTS

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Varied things for the kid in us can be found a short distance from Crete, Illinois. If you like rides or want ideas for stuff to do the options are incalculable. Get going and get everyone together and have some fun. When you're in Crete try out Balmoral Park Harness Racing or take everyone out to Sauzer's Kiddieland for some insane fun.

ARTSY PLACES

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Find photography studios and wide range of artistic implements around Crete. Whether you are looking for Realism Arts or just want to find a place to wear your beret inconspicuously. Check out the atmosphere at some area galleries, you'll find a mixture of artsy possibilities in Crete. Try G A Illustrations or check out what's artsy at Oak Tree Gallery.

G A Illustrations
(708) 757-6414
587 219th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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Moore Paint
(708) 898-9285
314 West 16th Place
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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CC Global Trading Company
(312) 371-6755
419 Hickory Street
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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Oak Tree Gallery
(219) 322-7080
1078 Joliet Street
Dyer, IN 46311

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BARS

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Want to find a place to chill and have some cocktails or maybe just get unabashedly wrecked when you're in Crete. Taste something sophisticated like an Orange Haze, Razmopolitan or maybe a Kir Royale. While in Crete check out Chucks Place, Faithors Transport or Old Town Tap. For other bars peruse the Crete, Illinois bar directory. Tweet your best places in the citywide bar directory.

BOWLING

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Get the family together and kill some pins while enjoying yourself at Crete Bowling Lanes. Bowling is a great way to be active while drinking and eating fried foods and we've located the best lanes in Crete, right here. Drop by Stardust Bowl III. Or for more bowling alleys in the area click on the Crete, Illinois bowling directory. Know a place that's a complete 300 game support our community and write a review.

Crete Bowling Lanes
(708) 672-6262
1338 Main St
Crete, IL 60417

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Classic Lanes
(708) 754-4210
3201 E End Ave
South Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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Village Bowl
(708) 758-2595
1771 E Sauk Trl
Sauk Village, IL 60411

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Stardust Bowl III
(219) 322-3666
1330 Sheffield Ave
Dyer, IN 46311

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BRAIN FREEZE

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Ice cream is great fun for kids and families. Like to try some gourmet ice cream? We have a million ways for you to find your ice cream zen in Crete. Looking for the best August Pie (Vanilla Ice Cream with Peaches, Nectarines & Red Raspberry Sauce) or maybe in the mood for some fantastic cherry we've got it handled. While you're hanging out in Crete drop by Oberweis Dairy or drive by Mitchell's Candies & Ice Cream. Know of a place with perfect gelato or superb waffle cones? Tell us about it here or add it to our directory.

DARI Whip Snack Stop
(708)755-8732
3144 Chicago Road
Steger, IL 60475

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Buddys
(708)946-3001
615 South Dixie Highway
Beecher, IL 60401

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Dunkin Donuts
(219)865-5102
1695 USHighway 41
Schererville, IN 46375


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Oberweis Dairy
(219)322-8811
725 Main Street
Schererville, IN 46375

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COFFEE BARS

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Don't get your coffee at the gas station. It's not cool, and coffee is sorta cool these days. The choices for flavors and blends change and evolve all the time. Finding the right place makes the experience complete. Crete has a ton of great places to get caffeinated. Try some new specialty flavors like Cupids Kiss Flavored Coffee or Blueberry Cinnamon Crumble Flavored Coffee. We recommend you check out when you're in Crete. Know of a place with a perfect Doppio? Tell your friends and write a review.

RESTAURANTS

Crete, Illinois diner dive directory

Many restaurant choices abound in Crete from meat and potatoes to fine cuisine there are diverse opportunities to satisfy your pallette. Peruse the Crete, Illinois restaurant listings and find some great places to grind. While you're in town look into Aurelios Pizza or drop by some of the other local eateries like Agee's Dining Room or Annie's Cafe & Ice Cream.

FAIRGROUNDS

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The local fairgrounds always have amazing stuff to do. If you want to plan something while you're in town the fairgrounds always have tons of pleasant diversions. Even when the fair is not in town there are always lots of economical family things to do. From rides and attractions to collectible events and live music the local fairgrounds near Crete are great for finding family stuff to do. Get your face out of the chicken bucket and find out what's going on at Will County Fairground.

FAST FOOD PLACES

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Need an energy boost that can only be provided by readily accessible yet highly processed food? You're totally covered from greasy early morning eye openers to after hours grindage satisfy your cravings for something with too many calories in Crete. Are you hungry yet how about a good old White Castle Chocolate Shake or a tasty Carl's Jr. Western Bacon Cheeseburger? Locate all the fast food choices in Crete here in our directory. Reviewers recommend you get to Capri Imports or cruise to Quizno's Classic Subs. Buen provecho!

Capri Imports
(219)322-2390
425 Joliet St
Dyer, IN 46311

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Big Foot Shell
(708)946-3363
1350 S Dixie Hwy
Beecher, IL 60401

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Dairy Queen - St John
(219)365-4200
9455 Wicker Ave
Saint John, IN 46373

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Quiznos Sub
(219)365-3170
9270 Wicker Ave
Saint John, IN 46373

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GOLF COURSES

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Why is golf more fun than baseball or football? Maybe because people don't ruin their lives betting on the outcome of golf tournaments. Now that's settled so dust off your drivers put your clubs in the car and check out the well manicured links courses and driving ranges in Crete. Longwood Country Club has some challenging water hazards that are complemented by beautiful grounds. Or drop by the pro shop at Balmoral Woods Country Club, check out the newest gear from Taylormade or impress your buddies with the new Callaway Diablo Edge Max Game-Improvement Driver when your done bounce to the 19th hole Know of a place that's a total eagle? Write a review in our listings.

Tuckaway Golf Course
(708) 946-2259
27641 Stony Island
Crete, IL 60417

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Longwood Country Club
(708) 758-1811
3503 E#er Rd
Crete, IL 60417

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Balmoral Woods Country Club
(708) 672-7448
26732 S Balmoral Woods Dr
Crete, IL 60417

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Lincoln Oaks Golf Course
(708) 672-9401
390 E Richton Rd
Crete, IL 60417

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HISTORIC PLACES

Crete, Illinois Citywide historic listings

While you are staying in Crete make time to get to Stallbohm Barn--Kaske House, Hollywood Historic District, or stop by Rosedale Park Historic District. Crete has diverse historical landmarks for history buffs to enjoy. Look into the Crete, Illinois historical places directory to find more great historical places close to Crete. Or browse the Illinois historical places directory for important information on all of the historical attractions in Illinois.

Rosedale Historic District
Roughly bounded by 25th Court S, Central
Homewood, AL 60430

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Hollywood Historic District
Roughly bounded by Al 31, AL 280 and Lak
Homewood, AL 60430

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Sugar Pine Point State Park
3 mi. S of Homewood on CA 90
Homewood, CA 60430

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Rosedale Park Historic District
Roughly bounded by Woodcrest Place, 26th
Homewood, AL 60430

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LIBRARIES

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Why should I go to the library? Magazines and newspapers: Introduce your child to some of the magazines designed just for children. With bold photographs, poems and a joke or two, magazines are another reading choice for beginning readers. Or catch up on the news in your community and share a smile over the comics. the classics like The Importance of Being Earnest to fantastic newer novels such as Doctor Who - Shada by Gareth Roberts. It's all at the library for free! Whether you want Jules Verne or Mona Simpson, the Crete, Illinois library directory has lots of great libraries. Wherever your interests lie you'll find an assortment of genres like Science, Comics, Religion, and Horror. making everyone feel stupid with your new found intellect while quoting the works of Michael Ryan at parties.

MUSEUMS

Crete, Illinois museum gallery

Crete offers a dozen or more interesting museums and galleries to students and teachers who are interested in the arts. Take in the many exhibits at Museum of Science and Industry or plan a trip to George C Walker Museum. Going to museums makes you smarter. Need another reason? Museums provide an effective way of learning. Still need more? How about stunning impressionist paintings? Still don't know why you should go to the museum, here's another reason. Let's be real here your prized collection of velvet clown paintings is not art so go and enjoy art as it should be experienced at Oakview Recreation Center and Museum.

NIGHTLIFE

Crete, Illinois night spot listing

Your girlfriend is out of town and she's probably gonna break up with you anyway so let's freak on the dance floor at the hottest night places in the total party city of Crete. The crowd will stare in confusion as you smoothly drink your second Tangerine Dream and bust your crazy Clown Walk moves at Chuck's Place. If you get thrown out head to Jolt N Joes or continue the party at Old Town Tap Be sure to tip the bartender and stop for some Rolaids before you hit up Quizno's Classic Subs to re-energize for tomorrow night. Know a nightspot that's just crazy fun? Show some love and add it to theThe Crete, Illinois nightlife directory.

Old Town Tap
(708)672-9616
475 W Burville Rd
Crete, IL 60417

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Chuck's Place
(708)672-9449
1358 Main St
Crete, IL 60417

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Main Street Exchange PIZ
(708)672-7005
25346 S Dixie Hwy
Crete, IL 60417

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Jolt N Joes
(708)755-3330
3215 Union Ave
Steger, IL 60475

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PARKS

Crete, Illinois park listing

Crete has a robust selection of local state parks and recreational offerings for families with kids. Get your Nerf football and bounce to Goodenow Grove Forest Preserve or maybe stop by University Park Public Library and check out a copy of The Demon Code by Adam Blake, or something else good to read and enjoy some serenity at Balmoral Park Racetrack. When you are in Crete those in the know always suggest taking in the natural beauty and grounds at Crete Park.

SHOPPING

Crete, Illinois shopping mall listing

It's Friday and you don't have anything to do you don't need a reason, it's all good. Shopping is the bomb. Whether you're looking for established designers like H&M or want to tell your girlfriends about the cool designer Valentino item you got shopping this weekend. Crete is near to lots of great places to satisfy your shopping needs peruse The Crete, Illinois shopping directory to find shopping malls with boutiques and merchandise from Abdul Halder, Eva Lutz, Venti Uno, and Blacky Dress. When you're in Crete find something nice at Kmart, or rollover to Sears for a more low key shopping fix.

SPAS / SALONS

Crete, Illinois spa salon locate

Why is a better to be a woman than a man, well it's just way cooler I mean you don't feel guilty about spending a weeks pay on a purse, you get couches in your public restrooms, and you are never challenged with making a guy have an orgasm. It's all good but, you gotta look good there's a lot of competetion out there whether you're needing an exfoliating parrifen facial, fitness instruction, a totally new hair color, or you just wanna fall asleep in the chair at the nail shop. Taking care of yourself is it's own reward and you need to stay on top. It's all good. We've got all the salon and beauty hook up's you need to stay ahead of the game and be beautiful in Crete. Check all the details in the Crete, Illinois Salon Services Directory.

THEATRE / ARTS

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Crete has a veritable cornucopia of theatre offerings that are closely accessible. Taking in the theatre is a fantastic way to spend the evening and the best part is it's always in 3D. C'mon get some culture it won't kill you. Check into local productions of the classics like Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov: This masterful piece of modernist family drama reflects on the results of a life largely wasted and the repercussions it holds on loved ones. Or find local productions of entertaining musicals like Moulin Rouge. Check out the Crete, Illinois theatre and arts directory to find all the theatre options. We recommend you check out Towle Community Theatre or Joliet Drama Guild when you're in town.

WORLD FLAVORS

Crete, Illinois sushi restaurant directory

Are your tired of getting your food from the microwave? No problem, Crete has massive numbers of bodacious places to get your tastebuds out to some far away places. El Paso totally is a boss mow or plan some additional exercise in the morning and consume mass quantities at Keller's Food & Spirits for more detailed eats or to find the tastiest pastrami on rye inside Crete check out the Crete, Illinois world flavors directory. Know of a place that's got awesome Tempura or tubular wasabi shrimp make the world a teeny bit better off and write them a killer review.

ZOOS

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The zoo is a superb way to get out and learn about the earth and our environment, and with all the walking you'll find it's a great way to burn some calories as well. Between running around searching for the Okapi enclosure and the Wood Louse attractions find a moment to stop for a photo with the zoo's many picturesque surroundings. While you're looking for wild wild fun (literally) in Crete look into the scenery Shedd Aquarium, or for more fabulous zoos and gardens clicky click on the Crete, Illinois zoo directory.


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About Crete


Crete is a village in Will County, Illinois, United States. The population was 7,346 at the 2000 census. Originally named Wood's Corner, it was founded in 1836 by Vermonters Dyantha and Willard Wood.
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Crete, Illinois Geography

Crete is located at (41.455910, -87.618798).According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 6.4 square miles (16.6 km²), of which, 6.4 square miles (16.5 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.47%) is water. is located about west of Illinois Route 394 and within of downtown Chicago.



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Hubbard Trail Junior High School - Trinity School - Illinois Lutheran High School - Crete School - Zion School - Crete-Monee Middle School - Crete-Monee High School - Balmoral Elementary School - Eastview Elementary School - Parkview School - Saint Liborius School - Meadowood School - Central Junior High School - Schrage School - Bloom Trail High School - Sauk Trail School - Saukview School - Strassburg Elementary School - Cornerstone Christian School - Saint James School (historical) - Hickory Elementary School -
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