5 Best Things to Do in Oak Forest

5 Best Things to Do in Oak Forest
Posted on 11/16/2018
5 Best Things to Do in Oak Forest

At Sonneveld Orthodontics, we're proud to help patients throughout the greater Oak Forest, IL area achieve beautiful new smiles through orthodontic treatment. But in addition to helping you achieve the smile of your dreams, we also want to give you reasons to use it! Whether you're getting treatment with braces, Invisalign, or any other orthodontic treatment we offer, these 5 fun activities are sure to put a smile on your face.

5 Fun Activities in Oak Forest

Looking for some fun ways to spend an afternoon in Oak Forest? Your Oak Forest orthodontist, Dr. Thomas C. Sonneveld, has got you covered. Try these activities and see how much fun we have right in our community of Oak Forest!

  • Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens: This 85-acre, nonprofit park features woodlands, prairie, wetlands, gardens, and a 10-acre lake. It's a nature and biodiversity extravaganza right in our community! This is a great place to spend an afternoon hiking, biking, or taking a kayak out on the lake.
  • Forest View Farms: Take an adventure on horseback through the beautiful Cook County Forest Preserve! Forest View Farms features trail rides, horse riding lessons, and everything you need to turn yourself into a full-blown equestrian.
  • Emagine Movie Theater: Catch a flick at our local movie theater! The Emagine Movie Theater features luxury seating, special pricing, huge screens, reserved seating, and in-seat cocktail service for the parents.
  • Escapology: Looking for a more action-packed adventure? Visit Oak Forest's very own escape room! Escapology won a 2018 Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor, so you know you're in for plenty of action, suspense, and fun.
  • Gizmos Fun Factory: Gizmos is located just outside of Oak Forest in Orland Park, but oh boy, is it worth the drive! You'll find a cornucopia of arcade games, ropes courses, a zip line, bumper cars, go karts, climbing walls, laser tag, a laser maze, and even a special soft-play maze for toddlers. This truly lives up to its name as a "fun factory!"

Contact Your Oak Forest, IL Orthodontist Today!

We hope these activities add a little bit of fun to your life, and you'll find all of them right here in our own community of Oak Forest. If you're looking for a way to improve your smile in addition to using it, Sonneveld Orthodontics would love to help. Contact us today to learn more about our practice and the orthodontic treatments we offer. We can't wait to hear from you, and we hope you get to try some of these fun Oak Forest activities soon!