95 Acres Of Activities
95 Acres Of Activities
Outdoor fun
Indoor activities
Organized events
Team building
Off-site excursions

It’s Like A Play Date For Big Kids!

Group activities or alone time…there’s recreational amenities for whatever you’re in the mood for on Q Center’s 95-acre landscaped campus. Stroll, jog or even cross country ski along the 40-mile Fox River Trail, part of which weaves through the property. Challenge your coworkers to a friendly basketball tournament or sand volleyball match on our outdoor lighted courts. Rained out? No problem. Relax in our game room where classic foosball and pool tables are ready for a round or two.

Looking to try your skills in more organized fun team outdoor activities? Join our recreation squad for a variety of on-site events like fun runs, sports tournaments, closest to the pin competitions and more.

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, some activities and amenities may be closed temporarily at Q Center and in the local area. Please consult Q Center staff for questions about resources and amenities available.

Biking, jogging and walking trails keep you on the path to productivity

Fully appointed, 4,500-square-foot fitness center is open 24 hours so you can work out on your schedule

Basketball courts, soccer fields, disc golf, sand volleyball courts, putting green, and more invite friendly competition

Coming soon in 2020: new late night entertainment and drink venue!

Float The Fox River

Canoe or kayak on the Fox River and explore the beauty that nature holds. During the season, excursions are available through our recreation department for a nominal fee.

Top Golf

Practice your swing at this three-story interactive driving range and have a little fun with golf-centric games. No golf skills or equipment required. Group outings are offered for a nominal fee. Ask our recreation department.

Premium Outlet Mall Shopping

Shop til you drop at one of the premier outdoor malls in Chicago’s suburbs. Score items from you favorite brands—Calvin Klein, Nike and more—at discounted prices. Coordinate your trip through our recreation department. Shuttle service available for a nominal fee.

Breweries And Wineries

With all the open space to grow delicious grain and grapes, the St. Charles area is thriving with local breweries and wineries. Take a tour, learn how Midwest beer and wine is made, and—best of all—taste a sip. Local favorites include Two Brothers Round House and Acquaviva Winery.

Sporting Events

Take me out to the ballgame with the Kane County Cougars! Our local Class A Minor League team brings all the excitement of a major league game without the congestion of heading into the city. The field is just 10 minutes from Q Center. Individual and group tickets are available.

Explore More In Downtown St. Charles

Though only 40 miles from Chicago’s Loop, St. Charles feels worlds away. The city’s quaint, small town charm frees you from the hustle of urban life…if only for a little while. You won’t find skyscrapers in this suburban retreat, just a calming presence conducive for learning and growing. And great off-site dining! Gather a group together and celebrate gourmet cuisine from local chefs. Enjoy a few of our staff favorites:

  • La ZaZa Trattoria—Italian steak house with a relaxed, stylish setting
  • Francesca’s on the River—sophisticated Italian dishes
  • Giordano’s—famous Chicago-style stuffed pizza and more

History and heart are what St. Charles is all about. Visit the St. Charles Alliance for more things to do.