Fox River Grove, IL!
The Norge Ski Jump and Club is one of the most noted historic landmarks in town. Norge is known throughout the world and attracts thousands of spectators to its two annual ski jump competitions.
The old Grove Theatre in town housed the first pipe organ to accompany silent films and the infamous Al Capone and his bodyguards attended the show.
The Picnic Grove and Marina included 40 acres of recreational paradise, featuring picnic areas, baseball diamonds, a merry-go-round, large Ferris wheel, boat rides, and beer halls, attracting as many as 15,000 visitors in a single day. Today, this area has been developed into a beautiful subdivision of homes.
The Crystal Ballroom was located in the Crystal Palace owned by Louis Cernocky, and hosted well-known bands of the 1940's such as Guy Lombardo, Frankie Masters, and Wayne King.
The Bettendorf Castle in Fox River Grove sits high atop the hill off of Route 14 near the railroad tracks. This unique caste was built by hand, stone-by-stone, by Theodore Bettendorf and is a replica of a castle in Luxembourg where Teddy grew up. It took 36 years to complete and includes many features of a real castle, including a drawbridge. The castle is currently a privately owned residence.
We deliver all your party rental needs to the Fox River Grove area. Moon jumps, obstacle course, slides, water slides, bounce houses, tables, chairs, tents, games and more to the Fox River Grove area. Best part we deliver it all to you for free! ( as long as you meet the qualifying minimum of $150)
Customer pick up on certain items is also available at our warehouse located in Algonquin.