August 19, 2022

The month of August marks the end of summer vacation. Kids may begin to feel anxious at this time of year because school is starting. With that being said, the month of August is also the perfect time for you to take a last-minute road trip or staycation with the kids. They will appreciate getting out of the house one last time. Quincy, Illinois is an excellent place to take a trip or staycation because of the abundance of kid-friendly activities to do around town.

Below is a list of five kid-friendly activities to do in Quincy before summer ends

Scotties Fun Spot

Scotties Fun Spot offers a variety of fun activities for the kids to enjoy. They’ll love the go-kart races, mini golf, laser tag, roller skating, and many other things to do. Not only is this place perfect for kids, but it is also fun for the whole family. Step into a game of competitive laser tag or limbo while roller skating. Scottie’s will guarantee you and your family a fun time.

Check out the other fun activities Scotties Fun Spot has to offer on their website.

Indoor Pool

At Town & Country Inn and Suites, our indoor pool is a great way for kids to have fun, rain or shine. Let the kids swim and play while you also enjoy yourself by relaxing in our hot tub. The pool at Town and Country Inn is the perfect spot for a staycation.

Check out our list of amenities for more information about what our hotel has to offer.

Speedway Races

For the kids who enjoy cars, watch the race cars circle the track at high speeds at the Adams County Speedway. The speedway races are located across from Scotties Fun Spot, which means you can walk right over after your day at Scotties. These races are entertaining for all ages and a great evening activity for the family.

For more information about the Speedway Races, check out their website.

Kroc Center

The Kroc Center may be one of the popular gyms in town, but they also have many other activities that the kids will enjoy. Test your rock climbing skills with the floor-to-ceiling rock wall they have at the facility. They have a child watch interactive game room for kids to enjoy. While you are working out or taking a class, the kids will enjoy spending their time there while you enjoy yourself.

Visit the Kroc Center website to learn more about their kid-friendly activities.

Quincy Museum

Book a tour at the Quincy Museum and take a trip back into history and learn about the different events that took place in Quincy and the surrounding places. The museum is the perfect educational trip to get your kid in the school zone, but don’t worry … there’s fun for everyone!

Book your next tour on the Quincy Museum website.

Quincy Parks

The Quincy Park District offers many beautiful parks in Quincy that your kids can enjoy. Go to Upper Mormon Park to mini-golf, try out the batting cages, or jump in a pedal boat on the lake. Explore the free walking trails at Bob Mays Park, too. Parks are always a fun and cheap trip that you and your family can enjoy together.

Check out the many parks Quincy has to offer.

In Conclusion

There are even more activities for you and your kids to enjoy in Quincy. Even if you already reside in town, consider a stay at Town & Country Inn and Suites. It can make your mini-getaway feel more like a vacation. We offer the ideal balance of character, comfort, and customer service. Let us make your stay something the kids will remember well into the school year!

Book a room now for your next vacation at Town & Country Inn and Suites.