WhirlyBall, the multi-level entertainment facility that has been operating in the Midwest for nearly 30 years, will reopen their Chicago, Naperville and Vernon Hills locations on Saturday, May 1. WhirlyBall will be open by reservation only providing groups of any size their own dedicated space. Guests will be able to celebrate and reconnect with one another safely while partaking in WhirlyBall, Bowling and LaserTag paired with a chef-driven menu featuring fresh takes on classic American fare, a rotating craft beer selection and cocktails.
“After pressing pause to prioritize the health and safety of our team and guests, we’re thrilled to reopen our doors and welcome our community back,” said Adam Elias, Vice President of WhirlyBall.
WhirlyBall’s locations span thousands of square feet and provide space for social distancing along with a powerful ventilation system and outdoor patios and terraces. To properly foster a safe environment, the team has implemented safety precautions in accordance with the recommended guidelines by the state.
“After pressing pause to prioritize the health and safety of our team and guests, we’re thrilled to reopen our doors and welcome our community back,” said Adam Elias, Vice President of WhirlyBall. “Our team has been diligent about following reopening guidelines and while there are new safety practices in place, WhirlyBall still offers the same great fun that our guests know and love. Following a year of missed celebrations from birthdays, graduations and mitzvahs to rehearsal dinners, weddings and bachelor/bachelorette parties, we cannot wait to help our guests create lasting memories while they Eat, Drink and Game On with us at WhirlyBall.”
Amenities vary by location and include The Pivot Room, an American eatery and craft beer bar, WhirlyBall, Bowling, Hyperbowling, LaserTag, Giant Jenga, Ping Pong, outdoor terraces with fire pits, private event space and more.
For a safe reopening, WhirlyBall has taken precautionary safety measures in line with CDC guidelines to protect guests and team members. WhirlyBall, Bowling, LaserTag and common areas will be disinfected between each group, hand sanitizer will be readily available throughout the facility, and frequent handwashing protocols will be followed.
Common areas have been equipped with six-foot social distancing markers, and groups will be provided increased privacy from others during play. WhirlyBall and LaserTag are both fully enclosed allowing one group at a time, and lane dividers and every other lane will be used for Bowling.
Team members will receive a daily health check upon arriving to work and will wear a face mask at all times. For more information on how WhirlyBall is responding to the COVID-19 outbreak, visit their website.
Chicago: 1825 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL 60614 | 773-486-7777
Naperville: 3103 Odyssey Court, Naperville, IL 60563 | 630-932-4800
Vernon Hills: 285 Center Dr, Vernon Hills, IL | 847-918-0800