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Wanna find cool stuff to do on the cheap in Oak Forest? Here's an action packed itinerary that'll be fun for everyone. You haven't been to the zoo in ages right? So time to get back, and with all the steps you'll get walking around it's a great way for the fam to get some exercise. Dont miss Wm W Powers Conservation Area or try Chicago Zoological Society - Brookfield . Oak Forest has multiple historical places and buildings for history enthusiasts to explore. Young, Joshua P., House, Vogt, Karl, Building, and also Humphrey, John, House, are certainly worth checking out.

Take it to the next level. A plethora of adventures for the kids are close to Oak Forest. Locate rides or just want to get outside, the opportunities are incalculable. Try new things and have some fun, then blog about what a blast you had. Haunted Trails Family Amusement Center is reccomended, also there's Evergreen Aqua Park or Chicago Park District - Central Administ while you're in town. Will County Fairground is easily within reach and has a consistent roster of fun events. Even when the fair is not in town there are usually alot of cool things to do. From rides and attractions to speedway racing and rodeos the local fairgrounds near Oak Forest are cool for finding a great way to spend the day. Now you know what to do get up and check out whats going on this week in the Oak Forest Fair and Events Directory.

After all this take a moment to re-energize The surrounding area has a buttload of great places to get caffeinated. Get out and experience some intersting flavors like Vanilla Vienesse Cinnamon Flavored Coffee, or a tasty Coffee milk. Be sure to check out , or . OK let's decompress a little now. Like to find a place to chillax while indulging in a few brewski's, or forget about caution and get pleasantly oiled right here in Oak Forest. Taste something satisfying like a Elephant's Day Dream, or possibly a Vodka Martini (Naked). While in Oak Forest try out OBriens Pub Inc, Cindy's Pub, or O'Brien's Pub. 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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An array of great attractions are found nearby Oak Forest, Illinois. If you want aquariums or want ideas for stuff to do the possibilities are never ending. It's up to you. Get up and check out some fun stuff to do. When you're in Oak Forest stop by Haunted Trails Family Amusement Center or bounce to Evergreen Aqua Park for some good times.

ARTSY PLACES

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Find framing and wide range of realist art a short distance from Oak Forest. Whether you are looking for a cheesy velvet clown painting or would rather enjoy the atmosphere at some local galleries, you'll find a variety of artsy places in Oak Forest. Try Deck the Walls or feel the artsy vibes at Hobby Lobby Creative Center.

Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(708) 532-1048
7061 159th Street
Tinley Park, IL 60477

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Arthouse of Palos Heights
(708) 371-7339
12723 South Ridgeland Avenue
Palos Heights, IL 60463

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Fast Frame
(708) 361-4185
7154 West 127th Street
Palos Heights, IL 60463

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I Adams Posters
(708) 385-0714
12557 Western Avenue
Blue Island, IL 60406

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BARS

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Like to bend an elbow and enjoy a few Bud's or find the best place to get undeniably juiced right here in Oak Forest. Try something new maybe an In the Pink, Pineapple Margarita or possibly a Berry Romance. While in Oak Forest stop by OBriens Pub Inc, Cindy's Pub or O'Brien's Pub. To find other bars review the Oak Forest, Illinois bar directory. Read reviews or add your best bars in our directory.

BOWLING

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Tell everyone to get out and throw some strikes while enjoying some brews at Tinley Park Bowling Lanes Inc. Bowling is a blast and we've got all the best places in Oak Forest, at your fingertips. Get to Oak Forest Bowl. Or for a more comprehensive list of bowling alleys in the area click the Oak Forest, Illinois bowling directory. Been to a place that is a real turkey support our community and include it in our listings.

Oak Forest Bowl
(708) 687-2000
15240 Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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Centennial Lanes
(708) 633-0500
16050 Centennial Cir
Tinley Park, IL 60477

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Orland Bowl
(708) 532-8868
8601 W 159th St
Orland Park, IL 60462

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Tinley Park Bowling Lanes Inc
(708) 532-2955
7601 183rd St
Tinley Park, IL 60477

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BRAIN FREEZE

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Going out for ice cream is a blast. Want to try some new flavors? We have lots of ways for you to get an ice cream headache in Oak Forest. Locate the tastiest Arboretum Breeze (Mint Flavored Vanilla Ice Cream with Chocolate Chips and Raspberry Swirl) or maybe in the mood for some decadent cherry we've got your back. While in Oak Forest check out 2 Sisters Frozen Custard Inc or try Sam & Jake's Olde Fashion Ice Cream Parl. You know a place with superior sorbets or killer frozen delights? Tell us about it here or add it to our directory.

COFFEE BARS

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It's not cool to get your coffee at Circle K and coffee is all about cool these days. The proliferation of flavor choices are best enjoyed when prepared by real professionals. Finding the right place with the right vibe and the right grinds makes it so much better. Oak Forest has a dozen of great places to get caffeinated. Discover new flavors like Pistachio Pudding Flavored Coffee or French Caramel Flavored Coffee. Be sure to check out when you're in Oak Forest. Know of a place that serves the best Mazagran? Write a review of your favorite place.

RESTAURANTS

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Lots of restaurant choices abound in Oak Forest from meat and potatoes to fine cuisine there are diverse choices to satiate your pallette. Peruse the Oak Forest, Illinois restaurant listings and find some great places to try for lunch. While you're visiting we recommend you stop by 16200 Cicero Lounge Inc or try out some of the other great local places like Aj Wingers or Baskin Robbins Dunkin Dounut.

FAIRGROUNDS

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The local fairgrounds always have amazing stuff to do. If you want to plan something for the family the fairgrounds always have great fun stuff for all. Even when the fair is not in town there are family oriented things to do. From rides and attractions to swap meets and live music the local fairgrounds near Oak Forest are cool for finding kid friendly entertainment options. Hop in the car and experience a little slice of americana and the events at Will County Fairground.

FAST FOOD PLACES

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Need to feed the beast? You're covered bro from early morning to late night gluttony satisfy your cravings for something fried in Oak Forest. Feeling like you need to eat now how about a good old Jack In The Box Chocolate Ice Cream Shake or maybe a nice Carl's Jr. Western Bacon Six Dollar Burger? Find the best reviewed fast food options in Oak Forest here in the Citywide Information fast food directory. When you're in town check out Tinley Wine Spirits & Deli or consume mass quantities at Markellas Gyros. Enjoy!

Subway Sandwiches & Salads
(708)687-7660
6062 159th St
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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Markellas Gyros
(708)429-2333
15500 Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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Popeye's Chicken & Biscuits
(708)532-3683
7001 W 159th St
Tinley Park, IL 60477

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Always Open Deli & Market
(708)633-1110
6800 183rd St
Tinley Park, IL 60477

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GOLF COURSES

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Why is golf more enjoyable than baseball or football? Perhaps because golfers are compensated in direct proportion to how well they play. Now that's settled so dust off your irons put your clubs in the car and check out the amazing private courses and driving ranges around Oak Forest. Westgate Valley Country Club -East has some stimulating water hazards which are complimented by fantastic scenery. Or drop by the pro shop at Oak Hills Country Club, check out the latest gear from Taylormade or maybe pick up the new Mizuno MX-1000 MAX Game-Improvement Irons when your done don't forget to stop by the 19th hole Know of a place that's a total hole in one? Write a review in our listings.

HISTORIC PLACES

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When visiting Oak Forest try to find time for Young, Joshua P., House, Vogt, Karl, Building, or Humphrey, John, House. Oak Forest has multiple historical places for those curious about history to enjoy. Look into the Oak Forest, Illinois historical places directory to find more great historical places a short drive from Oak Forest. Or browse the Illinois historical places directory for important information on all of the historical attractions in Illinois.

LIBRARIES

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Why go to the library? Free programs: There are plenty of fun programs and events going on at your local library so be sure to check them out for some budget-friendly entertainment. For example, at the San Francisco Public Library, there is a sing-along family concert coming up, a health workshop, and even a bilingual Chinese and English story time for children. revisiting the classics like King Lear to splendid newly emerged works like Angels' Blood by Nalini Singh. It's all at the library for free! Whether your looking for Anthony Hope or E.L. Doctorow, the Oak Forest, Illinois library directory has a multitude of great places to read. Whatever your interests are you'll find a great selection of genres like Y/A, Fantasy, Mystery, and Paranormal. impressing everyone with your huge brain while quoting the works of T.R. Hummer at cocktail parties.

MUSEUMS

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Oak Forest offers numerous museums and galleries to art lovers looking to expand their horizons. Check out DuSable Museum of African - American His or plan a visit to Oakview Recreation Center and Museum. Going to the museum is something that rich people do and yet you can still afford it. Need another reason? Museums help bring change and development to communities. Still need more? How about unique works from the Dutch Masters? Still don't know if you should go to the museum, here's another reason. No offense but your Dilbert poster is not art so go find out what art really is at at Old Zion Museum.

NIGHTLIFE

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Okay we got a babysitter so get ready to go all Michael Jackson at da club at the hottest nightclubs close to Oak Forest. Watch the bartender as he stares at you in quizzical admiration while you drink your fourth Light Seabreeze and impress the crowd with your crazy C - Walk skills at O'Brien's Pub. If you have time before last call check Edge Lounge or wind down at Blarney Stone Pub Be sure to tip your waiters and waitresses and get to Markellas Gyros for your post party munch. Know a cool nightplace that's solid? Tell the party people and add it to theThe Oak Forest, Illinois nightlife directory.

Cindy's Pub
(708)687-6918
5230 159th St
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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O'Brien's Pub
(708)687-4298
15548 Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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Taps Pub
(708)535-6374
15427 Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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Blarney Stone Pub
(708)535-4800
15400 Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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PARKS

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Oak Forest has a unique assortment of local city parks and recreational offerings for all. Get yourself off the couch and bounce to El Morro Park or maybe stop by Tinley Park Public Library and pick up a copy of Defiance by C.J. Redwine, or some other good books and enjoy a great book in the lush surroundings at Tower Park. When you are in Oak Forest those in the know recommend experiencing beautiful scenery at Central Park.

SHOPPING

Oak Forest, Illinois shopping mall directory

Gotta get your shopping on and you're in the mood to take care of yourself you don't need a reason, it's all good girl. Shopping is always the right decision! Whether you're looking for recognized designers like Max Mara or want to brag to your friends about the exclusive designer Muscovites By Masha Kravtsova stuff you got this weekend. Oak Forest has lots of options to satisfy your shopping needs peruse The Oak Forest, Illinois shopping directory to find shopping malls with premium offerings from Aartivijay Gupta And Parul Chopra, Masha Sharoeva, Lamya Abedin, and Claudia Estrada. When you're in Oak Forest check out TJ Maxx, or rollover to Kmart or get your retail therapy.

J C Penneys
4841 Cal Sag Rd
Midlothian, IL 60445

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Kmart
13200 Cicero Ave
Midlothian, IL 60445

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TJ Maxx
4971 Cal Sag Rd
Midlothian, IL 60445

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Kohl's
13130 Rivercrest Dr
Midlothian, IL 60445

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SPAS / SALONS

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Why is a better to be a woman than a man, well it's just easier C'mon you never have to fix the sprinklers, you're never expected or asked to move heavy or large objects, and when you're introducing your new boyfriend to your parents, your friends don't worry that you're getting too involved. But all this comes at a cost, you gotta come correct whether you need a stimulating facial, soothing spa treatments, a flirty new haircut, or you just wanna get your nails done. Taking care of yourself is rewarding in oh so many ways, and you need to stay on top. Not to worry. We've got all the stylists, salons, and coloring hook up's you need to be fabulous in Oak Forest. Review all your options in the Oak Forest, Illinois Spas and Salons Listings.

Avon Products
(708) 535-7145
15449 Waverly Ave
Oak Forest, IL 60452


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Curves
(708) 535-1556
5464 159th St
Oak Forest, IL 60452


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Ron Tutor's Hair Designers
(708) 687-3451
6000 159th St
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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Caribbean Tanning Spa & Boutique
(708) 687-1745
6048 159th St
Oak Forest, IL 60452

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THEATRE / ARTS

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Oak Forest has a huge selection of theatre offerings within minutes of the city center. Taking in the theatre is a great cultural opportunity and the best part is its already in 3D. C'mon get some culture it won't kill you. Check into local productions of the classics like Antigone by Sophocles: As the daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta, Antigone is no stranger to the gods' toying in mortal affairs, and her battle against King Creon serves as a tragic climax. Or find local performances of great musicals like 42nd Street. Check out the Oak Forest, Illinois theatre and live performance directory for details. We recommend you check out Towle Community Theatre or Pagels Susan when you're in town.

WORLD FLAVORS

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Are you tired of getting your dinner from the gas station? No problem, Oak Forest has killer places to get your world flavors groove on. El Paso usually is a choice mow or hit up Dayton Tap Incorporated for more detailed information or to find the best carnitas while your visiting Oak Forest look into the Oak Forest, Illinois world flavors directory. Know of a place that's got the best Mongolian beef or tubular chili verde be cool to them and endorse them with a great review.

El Paso
(219)374-8666
10833 W 133rd Ave
Cedar Lake, IN 46303

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Dayton Tap Incorporated
(815)434-3015
3112 East 1961st Road
Ottawa, IL 61350

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Keller's Food & Spirits
(262)279-9966
614 Walworth Street
Genoa City, WI 53128

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J Q Foxes' Restaurant
(262)884-9424
2835 Wisconsin Street
Sturtevant, WI 53177

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ZOOS

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Plan a day at the zoo and everyone is sure to have a wonderful time, and with all the steps you'll get walking around it's a great way to get some exercise. Between running around looking for the Hedgehog enclosure and the Collared Peccary attractions find a moment to take some pictures with the zoo's bizarre and interesting animal guests. When you're looking for something a little on the wild side in Oak Forest take in the haps Wm W Powers Conservation Area, or for other wild times look into the Oak Forest, Illinois zoo and gardens directory.


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About Oak Forest


Oak Forest is a suburban city about south/southwest of downtown Chicago in Bremen Township in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The population was 28,051 at the 2000 census.
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Oak Forest, Illinois History

The area currently known as Oak Forest was originally called Cooper's Grove in the early 19th century. Cooper's Grove was then bounded by Kenton, Cicero, Kilpatrick, Lamon, Lavergne and LeClaire Avenues. Mr. Cooper who settled here in the 1830s was said to have been the first resident of Bremen Township. A log cabin discovered by later settlers is believed to have been built by Cooper and was the first home built in the township.The community was further established when settlers arrived to farm in the area (many of them were German-born), sometime in the mid to late 1840s. The Cooper's Grove post office began service in 1848 and later changed its name to New …Read More
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Oak Forest, Illinois Geography

Oak Forest is considered part of the Chicago metropolitan area. It is mostly surrounded by Cook County Forest Preserves (hence the name). Some neighboring communities of Oak Forest include Crestwood to the north, Midlothian to the northeast, Markham to the east, Country Club Hills to the southeast, Tinley Park to the southwest, Orland Park to the west, beyond Bachelor's Grove Cemetery and Forest Preserve is Palos Heights to the northwest.According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 5.7 square miles (14.8 km²), of which, 5.7 square miles (14.6 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.88%) is water. …



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Scarlet Oak Elementary School - Saint Damian School - Oak Forest High School - L R Foster Elementary School - Jack Hille School - Arbor Park Middle School - Laramie School - Forest Ridge School - Walter F Fierke Education Center - Kimberley Heights School - Trinity School - Morton-Gingerwood Elementary School - Helen B Sandidge Elementary School - Fieldcrest Elementary School - Bremen High School - Kolmar School - Saint Christopher School - School Number 141 (historical) - Bert H Fulton Elementary School - Springfield Elementary School - Central Park School - Central Middle School - Tinley Park High School - Markham Park Elementary School - Arnold W Kruse Education Center - Saint Gerard-Majella School - John A Bannes Elementary School - Nathan Hale Primary School - McClaughry School - Nathan Hale Intermediate School - Hale Middle School - Saint George Catholic School - Nob Hill Elementary School - Helen Keller Elementary School - Sauk Area Career Center - Aspen High School - Meadowview School - Kellar Junior High School - Memorial Elementary School - Hillcrest High School - Highlands Elementary School - Elim Christian School - Lincoln School - Turner Elementary School - Canterbury School - School Number 140 (historical) - Sheppard North High School - McIntosh School - Saint Xavier University - South Campus - Saint Emeric School (historical) - Virgil I Grissom Junior High School - Zenon J Sykuta School - Indian Hills School - Incarnation School - Posen Elementary School - Central School (historical) - Gloria Dei Evangelical Lutheran School - Arrowhead School - Independence Junior High School - Ziebell School - Pottawatomie School - Prairie Elementary School - Crab Orchard Junior High School - Gordon School - Saint Johns School -
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Jewel-Osco - European Restaurant - 7-Eleven Food Store - Family Pride Foods of Midlothian Inc - Franks Food & Liquor - Cub Foods - 7-Eleven Food Stores - Gas City Limited - Freshline Produce Inc - 7 Eleven - 7-Eleven Food Stores - Stores- Tinley Pa - Fairplay Finer Foods - Heritage Health Foods - Chop Suey House -