Pack up the car and set out on a family adventure full of laughter and memories in the Greater Burlington area, comprised of Burlington and West Burlington. While this community is home to historic districts and unique architecture, its outstanding attractions also offer an exciting visit for families with kids of all ages.
Where to Go
Head to FunCity for hours of fun for the whole family. Compete for the high score on over 100 interactive games and show your skills in the laser tag course or at the bowling alley. Get outside with their outdoor waterpark and go-karts.
Stretch your legs at Starr's Cave Park, which offers miles of trails to explore, including two caves along the way. Be sure to also visit the nature center and its interactive environmental displays to learn more about the area's 200 acres of forest and limestone bluffs.
3. 34 Raceway
Hold onto your seat during hot racing action at 34 Raceway. This 3/8-mile clay oval raceway hosts weekly events throughout the spring, summer and fall, including prestigious national events. While watching the racing, fans can enjoy the extensive concession stands offering classic Iowa meals.
Where to Eat
Start your day with this restaurant's infamous Spudnut doughnuts piled high with sweet frosting or go for a more traditional meal. Serving American dishes like burgers, deli sandwiches and fun Iowa specialties along with sushi, this unique stop has something for every member of the family.
Featuring delicious all-American meals and great drinks, this is the place for music, sports and high-tech entertainment including 40 jumbo TVs to keep the kids entertained. And Boogaloo supports local Iowa produce growers, ensuring the freshest of meals for their patrons.