If you’re looking to get out for a date night in the Rockford area, you have two options – hire a sitter or use a Parent’s Night Out service in the area. Most of these options require that a child be at least three years old and potty trained before attending.
There are a few regular Parent’s Nights Outs that happen in the Stateline each month. Here’s a list of where you can find them.
Address: 586 Progressive Ln., South Beloit, IL
Day and Time: One Saturday per month from 5 pm – 8 pm
Ages: 5 – 13 years old
Cost: $15 per kid if you pre-register and pay before the day of the event, $25 at the door or day of the event
Reservations: Call 815-543-4690 or stop in to register
Coral Cove Family Fun Center offers monthly Parent’s Night Out which includes a bounce house wristband, 15 tokens, access to the craft room, popcorn and a movie, 1 slice of pizza and a slushie, and prizes. For more information about Coral Cove Family Fun Center, see our post.
Address: 6501 Rock Valley Pkwy., Loves Park, IL
Day and Time: One Saturday per month from 4 – 9 pm, check dates here
Ages: 3 and up
Cost: $25 per child, each child after the first is $20
Reservations: Call 815-282-3488 or register here
Dolphin Swim Club offers Parent’s Night Out one Saturday per month. Kids 3-5 go next door to Sapora Playworld to play while kids 6 and up go swimming. Everyone eats dinner and dessert, watches a movie, and makes crafts. The first child in a family is $25, each child after is $20.
Addresses: 6630 Spring Brook Rd., Rockford, IL
11447 2nd St., Roscoe, IL
Day and Time: Third Saturday of each month from 6 – 11 pm (Rockford branch)
Weekly on Saturdays from 6 – 11 pm (Roscoe branch)
Ages: 4-12 years old
Cost: First child in the family is $25, second child is $10, all additional children are $5
Reservations: Call 815-623-2345 to reserve a spot or register here
Gymnastic Academy of Rockford offers Parent’s Night Out at both their Rockford and Roscoe locations. Kids can enjoy open gym time, play in XRKade, jump on inflatables and more. Kids will be fed pizza. Children must be at least four years old and completely potty trained to attend.
SwedishAmerican Riverfront YMCA
200 Y Blvd., Rockford, IL
Northeast Family YMCA
8451 Orth Rd., Loves Park, IL
Puri Family YMCA
1475 S. Perryville Rd., Rockford, IL
Day and Time: Weekly on Fridays from 6-10 pm (Northeast and Puri branch)
Weekly on Saturdays from 6-10 pm (Riverfront branch)
Ages: Open to kids up to 12 years old
Cost: Free to YMCA members, not open to guests
The Rock River Valley YMCA offers Kids Night Out FREE to members every weekend. On Friday or Saturday night (depending on location), kids up to 12 years old can be dropped off to play games and eat dinner. Dinner costs $5 for a Subway sandwich or kids can bring dinner from home. These events are ONLY for YMCA members, no guests allowed. If you’re interested in joining the YMCA, read more about it here.
Address: 501 Third St., Beloit, WI 53511
Day and Time: Monthly on Saturday from 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Ages: 3 – 12
Cost: $20 for YMCA members, $30 for non-members
Reservations: Register here or in person
The Stateline YMCA offers Parent’s Night Outs monthly for both members and the community. These events are themed with upcoming events including Harry Potter, Game Board, Lego, and Luau. Kids will swim, participate in themed activities, play games and enjoy pizza for dinner. If you’re interested in joining the Stateline YMCA, read more about it here.
Address: 7159 Windsor Lake Parkway, Loves Park, IL
Day and Time: Weekly on Fridays from 6 – 9 pm
Ages: 5 and up
Cost: $10 per kid
Wight Tumble Academy allows kids 5 and up to be dropped off during their weekly Open Gyms. Kids can run around and use the equipment including a foam pit, two trampolines and more. Kids can bring a dinner, but food is not provided.