Thanks to its convenient location and state-of-the-art facilities, Elk Grove is often a hub for youth sports. The city hosts everything from swim meets to softball and soccer tournaments, and it’s a great place for the whole family to cheer on their athlete. Even better, between events or after the team leaves the field, Elk Grove offers a vibrant family-fun scene to help everyone unwind. Check out this line-up of wonderfully unexpected family favorites you can enjoy during your next trip to Elk Grove!
Rockin’ Jump Elk Grove – If the kids are looking for a little more exercise, look no further than this ultimate indoor trampoline park. Here, the whole family is guaranteed a fun adventure in a safe environment. Try trampoline dodgeball, the climbing wall or the slam dunk zone, or just jump to your heart’s content!
Pins ‘n Strikes – Get your game on with the family at Pins ‘n Strikes! This classic family outing is a great place to bowl a few rounds before playing in the arcade and filling up on great local eats at nearby Local Burger.
Exit Strategy Games – If your family is of the thrill-seeking kind, make a reservation at Exit Strategy Games, an escape room that will have your adrenaline rushing for a 60-minute adventure. Even better, escape rooms are a great way to build family teamwork and communication skills.
Laguna Gateway – In the mood for some shopping? Check out Laguna Gateway, Elk Grove’s largest shopping area, which is home to major retailers and restaurants – including Old Navy, T.J. Maxx, Best Buy, Bed Bath & Beyond, Mimi’s Café and BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse. This is the perfect place to spend a leisurely afternoon after a hard day on the field.
Cali Glo – Laser tag? Glow-in-the-dark miniature golf? Come to Cali Glo for some unforgettable family fun. This one-of-a-kind spot is sure to keep everyone entertained for hours. And, since the activities are indoors, it won’t matter if you’re visiting during the winter sports season or the hot summer months.
Brookside Equestrian Park – If you’re a horse lover, Brookside Equestrian Park is the place to go! The wonderfully unexpected park is home to countless horse shows and has three on-site dining options.
Local festivals – Elk Grove loves to bring the community together to celebrate. No matter what sport or season you’re here for, you are sure to find a festival or two to check out, including Elk Grove Summerfest, the Giant Pumpkin Festival, the Elk Grove Western Festival, the Multicultural Festival and many more.
Elk Grove House and Stage Stop Museum – Take a step back in time at the Elk Grove House and Stage Stop Museum, where visitors can see what life was like in the city during the 1800s. This is a can’t-miss activity for the family history buff! Free tours are given every first Saturday of the month, or by appointment.
Are you excited for the team trip to Elk Grove yet? We only hope you’ll be here long enough to experience all the wonderfully unexpected fun in Elk Grove!