Group Activities & Tours
In a time where mass produced goods and services can easily consume the vast majority of our time and attention, Penrose Brewing Company feels there is something to be said about offering affordable luxury, and a far more meaningful experience with something as simple as a proper glass of beer and a walk through their brewery. Weekly tours are available on select dates and times with pre-arranged private tours also available. All tours are $10 per person and include a 12oz beer as well as a take-home glass.
Chicagoland Brews Cruise provides a guided walking tour of three breweries in downtown Geneva, featuring stops at Stockholm's Brew Pub, Penrose Brewing, and Art History Brewing. Enjoy beer samples and a food/beer pairing experience. To register for this three hour tour, visit Chicagoland Brews Cruise.
Candle and Scent MakingEnjoy an immersive scent-creation experience at Scentcerely Yours during normal business hours or in a private party gathering. For groups of four or more, reservations are recommended. An expert Scent Consultant will walk you through the process of developing your own signature scent and support you every step of the way. Staff will deliver your final product straight to your table, if you decide to dine at a Geneva restaurant afterwards.
Just for Kids From Enchanted Princess to the Ultimate Spa Day, It’s a Girl Thing offers 12 different party packages for a minimum of eight children. A hostess will facilitate a two hour party, while you provide the food and drinks. Ala carte services and prices are available for smaller groups on drop in days. Visitors can also enjoy shopping for children’s merchandise at the store.
Color Me Mine will help you celebrate a birthday, bridal shower, friend’s night out, or team building event with fun pottery painting, you bring the snacks. Reserve a two hour private party or a table for a group of eight or less at their Geneva Commons studio.
Only in Geneva! Enjoy an evening of Chocolate & Wine with world renowned pastry guru Chef Alain Roby of All Chocolate Kitchen. In this class guests will travel along the tasting path of chocolate, explore the rich history and travels of the cacao bean, from the mountains of Peru to the sweet delicacies we enjoy today. Get your fill of dark and creamy samples of sweetness! Chocolate 101 lasts 60-90 minutes and is available for groups of 10-35 people. Marvel at Chef Roby's life-sized chocolate sculptures that are seen on many Food Network specials including the 23-foot chocolate tree.
Kilwins Chocolates & Ice Cream has been a celebrated part of Americana. Their heritage was built by uniquely combining high quality products with a warm friendly customer experience. Kilwins provides live demonstations and sampling of hand-paddled Mackinac Island fudge and other artisan treats such as brittles and caramel corns in their show kitchen periodically each week. Come visit their Chocolate Cafe for the finest in traditional down-home sweets, coffees, and premium ice cream confections."Sweet in every sense since 1947."
Kane County Cougars
A Kane County Cougars baseball game is a terrific outing for your group. Whether it's just the family or an event for your business, social club or organization, the Cougars have all the bases covered. Fifth Third Bank Ballpark is the ultimate destination for group fun - they have over 20 different catered party areas including outfield decks, rooftop party decks, a Super Suite and 15 private party suites. And what can they offer? An outing of affordable entertainment, fantastic food and a memorable experience from start to finish.
The Geneva History Museum offers a variety of presentations and tours for groups. The museum staff presents a 45 minute program with photographs and stories at the museum or your preferred location. Staff are also available to hop on your bus or rent a high top van or trolley for a guided tour.
Geneva’s downtown is home to over 150 independent retailers and restaurants. Most businesses are happy to work out a custom program or offer for groups with advanced notice. Visit our Business Directory to plan your one of a kind Geneva experience.
The Little Traveler is a historic retail building with 36 rooms in downtown Geneva. The Little Traveler offers a group program in which a guide will board your bus and give a brief overview of the community. They will also provide a store coupon, brochures, and a café menu to your guests. For more information call 630.232.4200 ext 124.