If you are looking for a fun way to spend the day/evening check out our list of the finest Irish Pubs on Metra’s Northwest Pacific Line. Hop on the train and enjoy some traditional Irish food and let the proffesionals do the driving so you can enjoy a pint or two of the your favorite Irish Brew.
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Take the train to experience live theater, ballet, musical acts, family entertainment, comedy, original plays and old favorites, you can find it all. The venues are as varied as the acts and many are housed in beautiful historic buildings within minutes of a Metra Station.
Don’t miss the 4th Annual Edison Park Comedy Festival, held at three different venues over 3 nights. You can enjoy one or all three of the shows, at extreamly reasonable prices. If you haven’t stopped at Edison Park before, there are several great restaurants & bars to enjoy before and after the shows, all within a 2 block square area.
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You don’t have to be Irish to enjoy this pub crawl. We have included five Irish pubs in five different towns. Pick where you want to stop and end, then go out and have some ‘craic.” (an Irish term for fun or good time). If you try all five we would like to hear about your favorites.
A trip to Coren’s Rod and Reel in Norwood Park would be perfect for anyone who loves to fish and wants some quality equipment. This shop is unique, and has everything you’ll need for your next fishing trip. Pair a visit to Coren’s with lunch in Edison Park and you have a great Father’s Day or Birthday gift.
The Edison Park Festivals is perfect for a family or an adult night out. During the day enjoy activities geared for families and at night there is a great band lineup. If you haven’t had the chance to visit Edison Park, this festival is a great opportunity to check out this town filled with great restaurants and night life.
Edison Park is a wonderland of bars & restaurants. We have picked 4 fun bars for this bar Hop but there are many more all in walking distance of the Metra Train Stop. You can check out a few of the others on our site in the Irish Pub Crawl excursion. Head on out & have some fun!
If you are looking to shake up your usual routine or to try something new, here is a list of Yoga Studios on the Union Pacific Northwest Line. Each of these studios will provide a unique experience. Have fun while enjoying the many benefits yoga has to offer.
Hop on board and go bowling at one of these independently owned bowling alleys. Some alleys are smaller old school lanes, and others are larger more modern facilities, all are within easy walking distance of the train. You may want to make it your mission to “Bowl the Line” and hit each and every alley on our list.