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Future NHL + College Stars...

Easily the most fun you can have in the western suburbs.  Future college and NHL stars on display in exhilarating United States Hockey League action from September through May at the Fox Valley Ice Arena in Geneva.  Family-friendly promotions at each home game with theme nights, giveaways and more.  The Steel are the winningest USHL team since 2015 and had the most NHL Draft picks of any independent junior team in 2020 and 2021 including three first round picks. Tickets start at just $10 with discounts for kids 12 and under. 


Chicago Steel [USHL - Ice Hockey]

Fox Valley Ice Arena | 1996 S. Kirk Road, Geneva
(855) 51-STEEL

  • The Chicago Steel are in the United States Hockey League (USHL) and fifth season playing at Fox Valley Ice Arena in Geneva, IL.  The organization’s focus is providing affordable, family-friendly entertainment.


Kane County Cougars

[MiLB - Baseball]

34W002 Cherry Lane, Geneva
(630) 232-8811

  • Affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks

  • The Cougars captured their second Midwest League Championship and set a team record with 91 regular-season wins.


Aurora 88s [roller derby]

Aurora Skate Center | 34W113 Montgomery Road, Aurora


  • All skaters, refs, and officials volunteer their time to this skater owned and operated organization.

  • Roller derby is a contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating counter-clockwise around a track.


Chicago Bandits [SoftbAll]

Chicago Bandits Stadium | 27 Jennie Finch Way, Rosemont

(877) 722-6348


  • Since 2005, the Chicago Bandits have been members of the National Pro Fastpitch League. The Bandits have provided the Chicago area with elite-level softball talent and entertainment en route to capturing six regular season titles and four Cowles Cup championships (2008, 2011, 2015, 2016)


Windy City Bulls

[NBA Minor League]

Sears Centre Arena | 5333 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates

(847) 649-2270


  • The NBA G League is the NBA’s official minor league, preparing players, coaches, officials, trainers, and front-office staff for the NBA while acting as the league’s research and development laboratory.

  • Featuring 27 teams — all with one-to-one affiliations with NBA franchises —  they offer elite professional basketball at an affordable price in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere.

Hoffman Estates

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