May 22nd, 2023 by

Memorial Day weekend 2023 is just around the corner. We have compiled a list of five family-friendly activities near Naperville to do this coming Memorial Day. Memorial Day weekend is a great time to spend with family, and Naperville offers plenty of family-friendly activities. Here are five suggestions for family activities in Naperville for Memorial Day weekend in 2023:

  1. Plainfield Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony: The parade takes place on Monday, May 29th at 10:45am at Settler’s Park (24403 W. Lockport Street Plainfield, IL).
  2. Naperville Riverwalk: The Naperville Riverwalk is a scenic pathway along the DuPage River, offering beautiful views and a serene atmosphere. Take a leisurely stroll with your family, enjoy the fresh air, and explore the gardens, bridges, and sculptures along the way. You can also rent paddleboats or kayaks to enjoy some time on the water.
  3. Centennial Beach: This coming Memorial Day weekend is supposed to be a hot one. Beat the summer heat at Centennial Beach, a historic outdoor swimming facility located in Naperville. The beach offers a sand-bottomed swimming area, water slides, and diving boards, providing hours of fun for the whole family. Pack a picnic and spend the day enjoying the sun and water activities. Centennial Beach opens on Saturday, May 27th for the season.
  4.  DuPage Children’s Museum: The DuPage Children’s Museum in Naperville is a hands-on, interactive museum designed to engage and educate children through play. With various exhibits and activities, children can explore science, math, art, and other subjects in a fun and engaging way. It’s a perfect destination for families with young children.
  5. Summer of Drive Event at Bill Jacobs MINI: elebrate the start of summer on Saturday, May 27th with Bill Jacobs MINI & Chicago Game Truck. Join us for a fun-filled Saturday at Bill Jacobs MINI in Naperville to celebrate the Summer of Drive. From 11am to 2pm, we will have a mobile game truck at our dealership. Enjoy a variety of the latest and classic video games using the latest Consoles including XBox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch inside the gaming truck. This event is family-friendly. While you’re here trying out the game truck, we also encourage you take advantage of the MINI Summer of Drive, test drive event. There will be exclusive savings on all in-stock new and Certified Pre-Owned MINI models. Everyone who takes a test drive, will be entered to win a $250 gift card to Main Event.  Players (and MINI Motorers), start your engine.

Memorial day weekend 2023 is Friday, May 26th – Monday, May 29th. Stop by our MINI dealership this Memorial Day weekend to take a test drive one of our incredible MINI Countryman, Clubman, Convertible or Certified Pre-Owned models.

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