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Have questions about how to spend the day in Ford Heights? OK here goes... Try this itinerary. The zoo is a superb way to get out and learn about the earth and our environment, and with all the steps you'll get walking around it's a great way for everyone to get some exercise. When you're in town get to Shedd Aquarium or try Wm W Powers Conservation Area. Cool as it may be your 3rd grade macaroni poster is not art. So why not see something a little more cerebral at George C Walker Museum. Going to the museum is great fun, so maybe plan a trip to Old Zion Museum, or Museum of Science and Industry.

Take it up a notch with something a little more exciting. Ford Heights has a robust selection of local county parks and great recreational areas for you. Get yourself off the couch and visit Seiter Park or maybe stop by Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library and pick up a copy of Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, or something fun to read and spend the day reading at Rainbow Park. While you're in Ford Heights reviewers always suggest experiencing natural beauty and grounds at Petrarca Park. Bowling is a great leisure activity. Get everyone together and blow up some pins while enjoying yourself at Stardust Bowl III. Or roll that 300 game at Village Bowl.

After all this take a moment to re-energize The surrounding area has a multitude of great places to get caffeinated. Try some new specialty flavors like Sinful Delight Flavored Coffee, or slip into the perfect Guillermo. Try out , or take a break at . After a day like this you deserve to relax a little. Want to find a place to chill and have some pints, or meet some new people and get ultra blathered in and around Ford Heights. Down something new like a Lemon and Cassis Fizz, or maybe a Whisky and Blue. While in Ford Heights get to Baps Tap Sports Bar, Crystal Place Hair Stdio Dsign, or Als Tap & Liquors Inc. Don't like this itinerary, it's all good just reload the page to get a whole new plan. Or click new itinerary

AMUSEMENTS

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A veritable cornucopia of amusements and activities are located in and around Ford Heights, Illinois. Find karting or want to plan a day with the kids the potential experiences are far reaching. Get out and conquer the day. When you're in Ford Heights check out Balmoral Park Harness Racing or take everyone out to Family Mini Golf for some insane fun.

ARTSY PLACES

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Learn about framing and a variety of contemporary art within reach of Ford Heights. Whether you are looking for Fauvism or just want an excuse to wear a black turtleneck. Check out the atmosphere at some local galleries, you'll find a mixture of inspired ways to spend the day in in Ford Heights. Try G A Illustrations or check out what's artsy at Local Live Chicago.

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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Annie Lee & Friends Art Gallery
(708) 757-7100
37 East Main Street
Glenwood, IL 60425


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BARS

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Want to find a place to chill and have some adult beverages or maybe just get ultra blasted while you're visiting Ford Heights. Try something tasty perhaps a Lemon and Cassis Fizz, Day Dream or maybe a Sex On The Beach. While in Ford Heights be sure to check out Baps Tap Sports Bar, Crystal Place Hair Stdio Dsign or Als Tap & Liquors Inc. For more varied options visit the Ford Heights, Illinois bar directory. Facebook your favorite hangs in our directory.

BOWLING

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Hook up with your buds and roll over some pins while enjoying some brews at Stardust Bowl III. Bowling is a blast and we've identified the best lanes in Ford Heights, at your fingertips. Chill at Village Bowl. Or to find other bowling options in the area click on the Ford Heights, Illinois bowling directory. Know a place that's a complete seven ten split tell everyone, include it in our directory.

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

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

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Lynwood Bowl
(708) 895-6633
2581 Glenwood Lansing Rd
Lynwood, 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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Get in the car and get some ice cream. Want to try some new flavors? We have lots of ways to get your ice cream fix in Ford Heights. Looking for the tastiest Blueberry Cheesecake (Cheesecake Flavored Ice Cream with Blueberry Swirl) or some rich pistachio we've got you covered. If you're in Ford Heights drop in at Oberweis Dairy Lansing or try Mitchell's Candies & Ice Cream. Know of a place with A-list sundaes or awesome chilly diversions? Tell us about it here or add it to our directory.

COFFEE BARS

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Coffee is not as much a beverage choice as it is a lifestyle choice these days. The proliferation of flavor choices are best enjoyed when prepared by real professionals. Finding the right place makes the experience complete. Ford Heights has a multitude of great places to get caffeinated. Get out and experience some intersting flavors like Strawberries and Cream Flavored Coffee or Apricot Almond Flavored Coffee. We recommend you check out when you're in Ford Heights. Know of a place with a perfect Macchiato? Write a review of your favorite place.

RESTAURANTS

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Lots of restaurant choices abound in Ford Heights from Dim Sum to fine cuisine there are wide ranging choices to satiate your pallette. Explore the Ford Heights, Illinois restaurant listings and find some great places to take in some calories. While you're in town take your friends over to Agustano's or sample some of the other local eateries like Agustanos Pizza or Al's Tap & Liquor Store.

Agustanos Pizza
412 W 14th Pl
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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Als Tap & Liquors Inc
21916 Lincoln Hwy
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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Al's Tap & Liquor Store
(708) 758-4900
21616 E Lincoln Hwy
Lynwood, IL 60411

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Agustano's
(708) 481-6600
412 W 14th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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FAIRGROUNDS

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The local fairgrounds always have amazing stuff to do. If you're looking for something to do with the kids the fairgrounds always have great fun stuff for all. Even when the fair is not in town there are always lots of interesting things to do. From rides and attractions to swap meets and live music the local fairgrounds near Ford Heights are cool for finding stuff do do. Turn off the TV, get the kids in the car and get out to see what's up this weekend at DuPage County Fairgrounds.

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 covered bro from bacon and eggs to late night gluttony satisfy your cravings for something good in Ford Heights. Feeling like you need to eat now how about a good old Sonic Java Chiller, Caramel (20oz) or indulge in a satisfying Carl's Jr. OREO Cookie Malt? Find all the fast food options surrounding Ford Heights here in the Citywide Information fast food directory. We recommend you check out Capri Imports or drop into Rosemarie's European Specialties. Enjoy!

GOLF COURSES

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Why is golf more fun than baseball or football? For starters you can play golf by yourself. Now that's settled so dust off your wedges get your clubs in the car and check out the immaculate public courses and driving ranges close by Ford Heights. Idlewild Country Club has some challenging water hazards that are complemented by beautiful grounds. Or drop by the pro shop at Glenwoodie Golf Club, check out the latest gear from Callaway or maybe pick up the new Ping iN Series Wack-E High-MOI Mallet Putters then cruise the cart over to the 19th hole Know of a place that's a total eagle? Add it to our directory.

Chicago Heights Park District Golf Cours
(708) 754-3673
315 Glenwood Rd
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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Glenwoodie Golf Club
(708) 758-1212
E 193rd & State St
Glenwood, IL 60425

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Glenwoodie Golf Club
(708) 758-1212
E 193rd & State St
Glenwood, IL 60425

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

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HISTORIC PLACES

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For an interesting day in Ford Heights definitely check out Hollywood Historic District, Rosedale Park Historic District, or stop by Stallbohm Barn--Kaske House. Ford Heights has a diverse array of historical surroundings for history enthusiasts to enjoy. Look into the Ford Heights, Illinois historical places directory to find more great historical places easily reached from Ford Heights. Or browse the Illinois historical places directory for current information on all of the historical stuff to do when you're in Illinois.

Rosedale Park Historic District
Roughly bounded by Woodcrest Place, 26th
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 Historic District
Roughly bounded by 25th Court S, Central
Homewood, AL 60430

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LIBRARIES

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Why should I go to the library? Audiobooks: Listened to a good book lately? Most libraries have a collection of popular adult and children's titles available for checkout on tape or CD. revisiting the great classics like Utopia to superb newly emerging novels such as A Cutthroat Business by Jenna Bennett. It's all at the library for free! Whether you want George MacDonald or Kurt Vonnegut, the Ford Heights, Illinois library directory has a multitude of great libraries and reading rooms. Wherever your interests lie you'll discover a great selection of genres that include Sports, Y/A, Manga, and Fantasy. impressing everyone with your huge brain while discussing the works of T.R. Hummer at parties.

MUSEUMS

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Ford Heights offers a dozen or more interesting museums and galleries to those interested in the arts. Take in the exquisite works at George C Walker Museum or plan a trip to Old Zion Museum. Going to the museum is a great way to make your wife happy cause none of her friends husbands would take them. Need another reason? Museums help bring change and development to communities. Still need more? How about inspiring contemporary art? Still don't know why you should go to the museum, here's another reason. Let's be real here your dogs playing poker tapestry is not art so go and enjoy art as it should be experienced at Museum of Science and Industry.

NIGHTLIFE

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It's time to party so get ready to hit the club and get some digits at the raging night places in the party capitol of Ford Heights. Watch the bartender as he stares at you in bewilderment while you order your B L G and exhibit your Grinding skills at Tui's. If you can still handle it check Geno's Goat Club or continue the party at Tony's Place Make sure to delete all incriminating cell phone pictures and get to Rosemarie's European Specialties to re-energize with some late night grub. Know a cool nightplace that's totally pumpin? Tell the party people and add it to theThe Ford Heights, Illinois nightlife directory.

Legend's Bar & Grill
(708)757-6960
20600 Torrence Ave
Lynwood, IL 60411

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Toms Village Tap
(708)758-4950
2408 E Sauk Trl
Sauk Village, IL 60411

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Tui's
(708)758-0118
2520 E Sauk Trl
Sauk Village, IL 60411

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Tony's Place
(708)754-0110
2421 Butler St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411

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PARKS

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Ford Heights has an interesting selection of local city parks and great recreational areas for all. Dig your frisbee out of that old box in the attic and head to Seiter Park or maybe stop by Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library and check out a copy of The Isis Covenant by James Douglas, or some more casual reads and get some peace and quiet at Rainbow Park. While you're in Ford Heights reviewers suggest taking in the birds and fauna at Petrarca Park.

SHOPPING

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It's Monday and you deserve to indulge yourself a little you don't need a reason, we got you. Shopping is always the right decision! Whether you're looking for huge designers like Peter Jensen or want to brag to your friends about the bomb designer Dasha Gauser stuff you found shopping. Ford Heights is close to tons of places to get your shop on look into The Ford Heights, Illinois shopping directory to find shopping malls with boutiques and merchandise from Abdul Halder, Angelo Marani, Nikolay Krasnikov, and Aiisha. When you're in Ford Heights check out Kmart, or rollover to Sears for a more relaxed shopping jonez.

Kmart
3231 Chicago Rd
Steger, IL 60475

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Kmart
(708) 474-8000
17355 Torrence Ave
Lansing, IL 60438

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Big Lots
(708) 798-9511
3055 183rd St
Homewood, IL 60430


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Target
(219) 836-2489
8005 Calumet Ave
Munster, IN 46321

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SPAS / SALONS

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Why is a better to be a girl than a guy, well it's totally easier I mean you don't feel guilty about spending a weeks pay on a purse, you can put up with small children, if fact, you enjoy them, and if you go to the bathroom in pairs or groups, no one thinks you're gay. But all this comes with at a cost, and with some strings attached, you gotta take care of yourself whether you're needing an aromatherapy facial, soothing massage treatments, some attention getting tints or highlights, or your feet look like you just left a remote uncivilized island. Looking good means feeling good, and you gotta stay on your game. Not to worry. We've got all the stylists, salons, eyebrow threading, and fitness hook up's you need to be beautiful in Ford Heights. Check out all the options in the Ford Heights, Illinois Spas and Salons Listings.

Glitters
(708) 758-6755
1207 E Lincoln Hwy
Ford Heights, IL 60411

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Ty's Place
(708) 758-1914
1015 Lexington Cir
Ford Heights, IL 60411

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Nails By Marsha
(708) 757-7734
1529 Embassey Ln
Ford Heights, IL 60411

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Regina's Creations Beauty Salon
(708) 757-7928
4 Surrey Brook Plz
Sauk Village, IL 60411


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THEATRE / ARTS

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Ford Heights has varied of avant garde theatre offerings closeby. Taking in the theatre is a fantastic way to spend the evening and the best part is you don't have to wear 3D glasses. C'mon get some culture it won't kill you. Find local productions of the classics like The Tracking Satyrs by Sophocles: Only fragments of this famous satyr play exists, but its central plot -- the god Hermes as he begins inventing music -- is easily discernible. Or find local productions of great musicals such as 42nd Street. Check out the Ford Heights, Illinois theatre directory for details. We recommend you check out Tinley Park World Music Theatre or Eta Creative Arts Foundation when you're in town.

WORLD FLAVORS

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Tired of those little frozen chicken pot pies? No worries, Ford Heights has bodacious places to get your tastebuds to far away places. Dayton Tap Incorporated for sure is a choice mow or drive your hungry self to J Q Foxes' Restaurant for all the details or to find the greatest Chinese food close to Ford Heights check out the Ford Heights, Illinois world flavors directory. Know of a place that's got shreddin Tempura or grindable broccoli beef help a brotha out and endorse them with a great review.

ZOOS

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The zoo is a family friendly way to get out and learn about the earth and our surroundings, and with all the walking from the various attractions and exhibits it's a great way to get some exercise. Between running around looking for the Porcupine enclosure and the Snow Leopard attractions find a moment for a family photo op with the zoo's many picturesque surroundings. When you're looking for some fun on the wild side in Ford Heights check out the haps Shedd Aquarium, or for more fabulous zoos and gardens browse the Ford Heights, Illinois zoo and botanical gardens directory.


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About Ford Heights


Ford Heights (formerly East Chicago Heights) is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The population was 3,456 at the 2000 census. A July 1, 2007 estimate placed the population at 3,227. It is located approximately 25 miles south of downtown Chicago and is part of the Chicago–Naperville–Joliet, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area.
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Ford Heights, Illinois History

The area that would eventually become Ford Heights was first settled in the late 1840s. It served as a stopping point on the Underground Railroad for runaway slaves fleeing to freedom. By the early 20th century, the area had developed into an agricultural community of farms operated mostly by Polish, Lithuanian, and Italians. After World War I, Blacks from the Southern U.S. migrated to the area and worked on the farms.A new subdivision known as the "Park Addition" was created on a farm road from Chicago Heights to Indiana and it attracted residents to the area during the early 1920s. In 1924, 40 families successfully petitioned for electrical service. Soon after, the main …Read More
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Ford Heights, Illinois Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.8 square miles (4.6 km²), all of it land. The village lies on the border of the Tinley Moraine and Lake Bottomland.



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Cottage Grove Middle School - Tidye A Phillips Elementary School - Medgar Evers Elementary School - Wagoner Elementary School - Doctor Charles E Gavin Elementary School - Bloom Trail High School - Saint Casimirs School (historical) - Saint Josephs School - Sauk Trail School - Mount Carmel School - Lincoln Elementary School - Strassburg Elementary School - Jefferson Elementary School - Saint Marks School - Garfield School - Rickover Junior High School - Hickory Bend Elementary School - Saint James School (historical) - Brookwood Middle School - Saint Agnes School - Sandridge Elementary School - Saint Anne School - Brookwood Junior High School - Washington-Mc-Kinley Junior High School - Prairie State College - Bloom Community College - Bloom High School - Grant School - Cornerstone Christian School - Saint Kieran School - Highlands School - Greenbriar School - Roosevelt Elementary School - Katz Corner School - Normandy Villa School - Eastview Elementary School - Saukview School - Luther East High School - Glenwood School - Saint Pauls School - Central Junior High School - Marian High School - Wilson School - Saint Liborius School - Serena Hills Elementary School - Beacon Hill School - Division Street Junior High School - Heritage Middle School - Longwood Elementary School - Churchill School - Algonquin Elementary School - Saint Joseph School - Protsman Elementary School - Kahler Middle School -
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14th Street Food Center - 7-Eleven Food Stores - Stores- Steger - 7-Eleven Food Stores - Stores- Sauk Vill - China Kitchen - Cipriani's Pasta & Sauce Co. - Country Squire Foods - D & D Food Shop - First Family Foods - Happys Restaurant - Honey Baked Ham - Hong's Chop Suey Take-Home - K & N Food & Liquor - U S Petroleum Mart Inc - Dragon Inn - Healthy Dough Products- Inc. -