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Want to kill some time in Ford Heights? Here's some ideas on how to get started. In all honesty your dogs playing poker painting is not art. So why not go a little upscale and see what's up at Old Zion Museum. Going to the museum promotes creativity and intellectual curiosity, so maybe you should plan a trip to Balzekas Museum, or George C Walker Museum. You haven't been to the zoo in years right? So time to get back, and with all the walking around you'll find it's a great way to take in some exercise as well. Check out John J Shedd Aquarium or try Chicago Zoological Park.

Take it to the next level. Ford Heights has a fantastic selection of local city parks and recreational areas for families with kids. Get your sunscreen on and check out Jirtle Park or maybe stop by Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library and pick up a copy of Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, or some more casual stuff and spend the day reading at Petrarca Park. When you are staying in Ford Heights reviewers always suggest experiencing natural beauty and grounds at Rainbow Park. Will County Fairground is easily within reach and has great fun stuff for all. Even when the fair is not in town there are usually tons of pleasant things to do. From rides and attractions to gun shows and live music the local fairgrounds near Ford Heights are cool for finding family stuff to do. Get your face out of the chicken bucket and find out what's going in the Ford Heights Fair and Events Directory.

Need to re-energize afterwards With constantly evolving new flavors going for ice cream is always a blast. Looking for a way to cool off? There's thousands of ways for you to get your ice cream jonez in town. Check into Gayety's Chocolates & Ice Cream CO, or chill (literally) at DARI Whip Snack Stop for the super super best vanilla or some decadent gelato. In the evening you can unwind a little, after all the action of the day. Locate places to chill while indulging in a sufficient number of Corona's, or people watch and get semi hammy while in Ford Heights. Enjoy something exciting maybe a Black Magic, or perhaps a Whisky and Blackberry. While in Ford Heights get to Crystal Place Hair Stdio Dsign, Al's Tap & Liquor Store, or Bob & Claras Tavern. Wanna try a different itinerary, no worries just reload the page to get a whole new plan. Or click new itinerary

AMUSEMENTS

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A dizzying number of fun adventures are accessible to Ford Heights, Illinois. If you like attractions or want to plan a family day the potential experiences are great. Visit some new places and brag to your friends what a great time you had. When you're in Ford Heights we recommend Balmoral Park Harness Racing or roll over to Adventure Trails Family Entertainment & for some fun.

ARTSY PLACES

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Look for photography studios and a plethora of art objects close to Ford Heights. Whether you are looking for Street Art or would like to learn more about the art world. Take in the surroundings at some local galleries, you'll find a mixture of fun artsy stuff in Ford Heights. Try Annie Lee & Friends Art Gallery or feel the artsy vibes at Moore Paint.

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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Looking for a place to relax while indulging in some superbly mixed drinks or take your girlfriend out and get super blasted while you're in Ford Heights. Sample something new maybe a Black Russian, Golden Dawn or possibly a Martini (Dry). While in Ford Heights get to Crystal Place Hair Stdio Dsign, Al's Tap & Liquor Store or Bob & Claras Tavern. For more options check out the Ford Heights, Illinois bar directory. Promote your favorite hangs in our directory.

BOWLING

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Take some bros and tear up the lanes while enjoying some cocktails at Lynwood Bowl. Bowling is a great way to be active while drinking and eating fried foods and we've got the best lanes in Ford Heights, right here. Stop in at Village Bowl. Or for a more comprehensive list of bowling alleys in the area click the Ford Heights, Illinois bowling directory. Know a place that's a real strike support our community and write a review.

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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With constantly evolving new flavors going for ice cream is always a blast. Looking for a way to cool off? We have a zillion ways for you to get your brain frozen in Ford Heights. Looking for the most decadent Peachy Paterno (Peach Flavored Ice Cream with Peach Slices) or maybe some rich vanilla we've got it handled. While in Ford Heights be sure to check Gayety's Chocolates & Ice Cream CO or cruise into DARI Whip Snack Stop. Been to a place with gourmet hot fudge sundaes or the most tubular fresh made ice cream? Tell us about it here or add it to our directory.

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 proliferation of flavor choices are best enjoyed when prepared by real professionals. Hooking up with the right barista ensures a quality experience. Ford Heights has a ton of great places to get caffeinated. Try some new specialty flavors like Swiss Chocolate Almond Flavored Coffee or Banana Hazelnut Flavored Coffee. Be sure to check out when you're in Ford Heights. Have a favorite place to get your Baltimore? Give em their props and write a review.

RESTAURANTS

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Many restaurant choices abound in Ford Heights from Cantonese to casual dining there are many options to satiate your culinary cravings. Explore the Ford Heights, Illinois restaurant listings and find some great places to consume mass quantities. While you're in town look into Al's Beef & Nancy's Pizzeria or try out some of the other great local places like Als Tap & Liquors Inc or Agustanos Pizza.

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 want to plan something while you're in town the fairgrounds always have events scheduled that appeal to everyone. Even when the fair is not in town there are usually tons of family oriented things to do. From livestock auctions to flea markets and rodeos the local fairgrounds near Ford Heights are a great place to find stuff do 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 to feed the beast? We've got you covered from breakfast to after hours grindage satisfy your cravings for something with too many calories in Ford Heights. Feeling like you need to eat now how about a good old Dunkin Donuts Tropical Fruit Smoothie or indulge in a satisfying White Castle Homestyle Onion Rings? Find all the best fast food options close to Ford Heights here in the Citywide Information fast food listings. When you're in town check out Rosemarie's European Specialties or consume mass quantities at Great American Bagel. Buon appetito!

GOLF COURSES

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Why is golf more pleasureable than baseball or football? Perhaps because children don't have to "take it like a man" to play golf. Now that's settled so dust off your drivers throw your clubs in the car and check out the amazing private courses and driving ranges around Ford Heights. Lincoln Oaks Golf Course has some stimulating bunkers complimented by beautiful surroundings. Or drop by the pro shop at Chicago Heights Park District Golf Cours, check out the newest gear from Ping or impress your buddies with the new TaylorMade Burner 2.0 Irons when your done bounce to the 19th hole Know of a course that's a 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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While your in Ford Heights reviewers recommend Hollywood Historic District, Rosedale Park Historic District, or Stallbohm Barn--Kaske House. Ford Heights has an interesting selection of historical places and building for those interested in matters of historical import to enjoy. Look into the Ford Heights, Illinois historical places directory to find more great historical places within minutes of Ford Heights. Or browse the Illinois historical places listings for the latest information on all of the historical places to see 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 do I wanna go to the library? Book sales: Libraries often sell used books for a steal. If you're hankering over a particular book, get it at a library sale for cheap to add to your permanent home collection. rediscovering the classics like Frankenstein to fantastic somewhat new reads like Breathe by Sarah Crossan. It's all at the library for free! Whether you're interested in Henry Rider Haggard or Tom Robbins, the Ford Heights, Illinois library directory has lots of great libraries. Whatever your interests are you'll discover a multitude of genres like Manga, Young, Science, and Thrillers. getting all existential and citing the works of James Wright at the office Christmas party.

MUSEUMS

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Ford Heights offers a unique assortment of museums and galleries for all to enjoy. Check out Old Zion Museum or check the events schedule at Balzekas Museum. Many museums have special exhibits and activities for kids and offer reduced rates during certain times. Need another reason? Museums are a great way to spend time with friends and family. Still need more? How about unique medieval artifacts? Still don't know if you should go to the museum, here's another reason. No offense but your Nascar poster is not art so go and see the real stuff at George C Walker Museum.

NIGHTLIFE

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It's five o' clock somewhere so why not chill on the dancefloor at the hottest night spots in the nightlife capitol Ford Heights. Watch the bartender as he regards you in confusion when you drink your third Olympia and demonstrate your mad Turfing moves at Legend's Bar & Grill. If you can still handle it get a cab and head to Toms Village Tap or get the party in high gear at Tony's Place Make sure to delete all incriminating cell phone pictures and go to Great American Bagel for some much needed sustinance. Know a cool nighclub or after hours place that's insanely fun? Be cool 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 a dozen or more interesting local city parks and great places to be outside for everyone. Grab the Frisbee and head to Jirtle Park or maybe stop by Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library and pick up a copy of Paradise by Jon Fore, or another good book and enjoy some serenity at Petrarca Park. When you are in Ford Heights reviewers always suggest experiencing pleasant surroundings at Rainbow Park.

SHOPPING

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Feeling all shopaholic and you don't have anything to do you don't need a reason, we got you. Everyday should be a shopping day! Whether you're looking for the well known fashion houses such as Max Jenny or want to tell everyone about the bomb designer Shilpa Chavan stuff you got this weekend. Ford Heights has lots of choices to satisfy your shopping needs peruse The Ford Heights, Illinois shopping directory to find shopping malls with premium shops and merchandise from Aativijay Gupta, Kenzo, Anne Bowen, and Naeem Khan. When you're in Ford Heights visit Kmart, or rollover to Sears or get your retail therapy.

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 just way cooler I mean you can feel guiltless over a clothing allowance, you smell better, and it's no problem finding someone to dance with you at a club. Oh it's great to be a woman but, you gotta look good there's a lot of competetion out there whether you need reinvigorating facial treatments, a serene stress massage, a new flirty blunt cut, or your feet look like you just left Gilligans Island. Looking good means feeling good, and you gotta stay on your game. No worries. We've got your personal appearance hook up to stay beautiful in Ford Heights. Check all the details in the Ford Heights, Illinois Salon Services Directory.

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 a vast selection of great local theatre productions nearby. Taking in the theatre is a fantastic first date and the best part is you don't have to wear 3D glasses. C'mon get some culture it won't kill you. Check into local productions of the classics like A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry: When a $10,000 life insurance check from the deceased Younger patriarch pops in the mail, his family finds itself entirely at odds over how they should spend it. Or find local productions of great musicals like On the Town. Check out the Ford Heights, Illinois theatre and arts directory for details. We recommend you check out The Center for Visual & Performing Arts or Tinley Park World Music Theatre when you're in town.

WORLD FLAVORS

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Are you tired of getting your dinner from a convenience store? No problemo bro, Ford Heights has an abundance of tasty places to get your tastebuds to far away places. J Q Foxes' Restaurant for sure is a boss mow or take your spicy cravings to Keller's Food & Spirits for more detailed information or to find the tastiest Egg Foo Yung within Ford Heights check out the Ford Heights, Illinois world flavors directory. Know of a place that's got shreddin Thai or tubular tofu burgers be cool to them and write them a positive review.

ZOOS

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You haven't been to the zoo since you were a kid right? So time to get back, and with all the walking around you'll find it's a great way to burn some calories as well. Between running around looking for the Black Swan exhibit and the Bullet Ant attractions find a moment for a family picture with the zoo's many picturesque settings. When you're looking for wild wild fun (literally) in Ford Heights look into the schedule John J Shedd Aquarium, or for other wild things 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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Ford Heights, Illinois Convention and Banquet Centers:

Steger Community Center - St Liborius Hall - Sheryll & Sons Catering -

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Saint James Hospital and Health Center - Saint James Hospital - Saint Margaret Mercy Healthcare Centers -

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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. -