Gymnastics open gym time is a great way for kids to have fun, test their gymnastics skills, and challenge themselves physically (with the comfort of foam mats and pads). These local gymnastics facilities all offer a summertime open gym schedule. On some of the websites, you’ll find a waiver to print and sign so you’re ready to play right when you get there. These are perfect indoor options for those summer days when the weather doesn’t seem to want to cooperate!
This article is sponsored by Gemini Gymnastics Academy.
Gemini Gymnastics Academy
330 Washington Avenue
La Grange, IL 60525
Tiny Twister Open Gym is a fun, special time for children of all ages to play and practice gymnastics skills. It is offered Monday through Friday from 11:30 – 12:30 pm and on Friday nights from 7:00 – 8:30 pm. Cost is $5 (cash only) for walkers and up. Parent/caregiver must accompany child(ren) in the gym at all times. It’s recommended that you check their open gym page for cancellations or closures for private events. Click here to fill out the online waver.
Summer 2019 Gymnastics Open Gym Summer Schedule
The following days and times are for summer open gym. Click here to be taken to the fall through spring schedule. The following dates and times are subject to change as a result of private parties or events, so we always recommend calling first. You will be taken directly to each website if you click on the location name.
Legacy Elite Gymnastics
Open Gym in Aurora
Fridays from 9:00 – 10:15 am
Children aged 1 – 5 years old. $7 admission includes 1 child and 1 adult.
Fridays from 6:00 – 8:00 pm
For children ages 5 and up. Cost is $10 per person.
Open Gym in Carol Stream
Saturdays from 5:00 – 7:00 pm
All ages welcome. $10.00 for non members and $8 for members.
BIG Gymnastics (Burr Ridge)
All Ages Open Gym
Tuesdays starting June 25, 2019 | 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Ages 2 – 17 years old, but under 4 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Cost $10 per child.
Preschool Open Gym
Wednesdays from 1:00 – 2:00 pm and Fridays from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Participation for ages 5 and under. Cost is $7 per child.
Gemini Gymnastics Academy (La Grange)
Tiny Twistars Open Gym is offered on Monday – Friday from 11:30 – 12:30 pm and on Friday nights from 7:00 – 8:30 pm. Cost is $5 (cash only) for walkers and up. Click here to sign the electronic open gym waiver.
Gymnasti Gymnastics (Carol Stream)
Fridays from 12:30 – 1:30 pm and 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Afternoon session cost is $5 for all. Evening session is $5 for members, and $10 for non-members.
Palmer’s Gymnastics (Bloomingdale)
June 1, July 3, and August 6, 2019 | 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Offered for ages 6 – 18 years old. Cost is $10 per student.
Flying High (Countryside)
All Ages Open Gym
Wednesdays (offered June 1 – August 31) and Saturdays from 12:00 – 2:00 pm
Online registration is $12 per child, but walk-ins are also welcome.
Little Tykes Time
Monday – Friday from 10:00 – 11:30 am
Ages kindergarten and younger. Cost is $5 per child
Elite Sports Complex (Downers Grove)
Family Open Gym
Tuesdays from 10:00 – 11:00 am and Fridays from 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Ages 6 and under. Cost varies based on membership.
Supervised Open Gym
Fridays from 7:15 – 9:15 pm
Ages 6 and up. Cost varies based on membership.
Downers Grove Park District
Parent and Tot Open Gym is held at various times throughout the week for ages 10 months – 7 years. Please check the link above for the calendar. Daily admission or punch-cards available. Prices vary based on residency.
Premier Gymnastics Academy (Downers Grove)
Sundays from 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Ages 6 – 18 years old. Cost is $10 for members, $15 for non-members.
Windy City Ninjas (Elmhurst)
Saturdays from 12 – 1:30 pm
Ages 5-16. $20 per session.
Naperville Gymnastics Club
Mondays and Wednesdays from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 – 2:00 pm, Fridays from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 6 and under only. Cost is $6 per member and $8 per non-member. Adults are free.
Naperville Park District
Family Open Gym
Fridays from 5:30 – 7:00 pm (check availability during holiday weekends)
Ages 4 – 15 years old. $7 per child or 10-visit punch card for $50.
High School and Older Open Gym
Sundays from 4:00 – 6:00 pm (check availability during holiday weekends)
$10 per person or 10-visit punch card for $70.
Flipside Academy (North Riverside)
Staff Monitored Open Gym
Monday – Wednesdays from 5:00 – 6:00 pm, Saturdays from 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Cost is $12 per hour. Punch cards also available for discounted rates.
Park District of Oak Park
Starting June 9, offered Sundays from 9:30 – 11:00 am
Ages 1 – 6 years old. $6 per visit or $50 for a 10-visit card.
Starting June 9, offered Sundays from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Ages 6 years and up. $12 per visit or $110 for a 10-visit card.
Illinois Gymnastics Institute (Westmont)
School Ages (6 – 18 years old) Open Gym
Fridays from 6:30 – 8:30 pm and Sundays from 4:45 – 6:45 pm
Dates run from June 21 – August 9. Cost is $20 for non-members and $15 for members.
Preschool Open Gym
Dates and times to be determined
For ages 6 years and under. Cost is $10 for non-members and $8 for members.
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