About Pirates Cove

----pc-gatehouse.jpgIn Elk Grove Village, IL you will find our own buried treasure, "Pirates' Cove." Open from June through August, the Park is designed to stimulate and encourage the creative exploration and imagination of children between the ages of one and nine. Guests may visit our concession stand to purchase a snack, or bring in their own picnic lunch. Be sure to plan your visit to come see us this summer.

Pirates' Cove recommends wearing socks and gym shoes to play.

Contact Pirates Cove

For more information regarding the Pirates' Cove Children's Theme Park, its programming or summer camps, please call (847) 439-COVE during regular season hours. Call (847) 690-1129 during off-season hours or email the Pirates' Cove Manager.

Frequently Asked Questions

Listed below are frequently asked questions about Pirates' Cove.

Can I bring my own picnic lunch into the park?

Yes, you may bring in your own food and beverages into the park. Alcoholic beverages are not allowed in the park. A concession stand is also available to purchase food, beverages and ice cream at reasonable prices.

Can adults ride any rides?

Most rides at Pirates' Cove are for children only. Adults may ride the Safari train and the Pirate Plunge Slide.

Do I need to bring a swimsuit and towel for the park?

Pirates' Cove is a theme park not a water park, while there is a water attraction (Barnacle Bay Boats), your child will not need a swimsuit or towel. However, the Pavilion Aquatics Center is right next door to the park and can be added to your park admission for an additional fee. If you decide to go to the Pavilion Aquatics Center you will need a swimsuit and towel.

Can I rent out the whole park?

Yes, the whole park is available for rentals on Friday evenings from 5:30-8:30pm. The cost is $2,000 for Residents and $2,250 for nonresidents. Call the rental coordinator at (847) 228-3529 for more details.