Things to Do in Collinsville
Collinsville is filled with history and heritage, with places like the Miner’s Theatre, D.D. Collins House and Willoughby Heritage Farm telling the story of the city’s rich past.
Its present is also defined by fun new adventures like a day at the Collinsville Aqua Park or Camelot Bowl. Read on to find out all the reasons why a visit to Collinsville needs to be in your future.
Remnants of an ancient civilization call Collinsville home. The World's Tallest Catsup Bottle Water Tower rises high above the city. One of three thoroughbred racetracks in Illinois is found in Collinsville. And there is so much more. From a summer waterpark playground to Willoughby Heritage Farm's glimpse into the region's farming past, Collinsville is full of attractions sure to delight all ages.
And they’re off! Every fifteen minutes .... the excitement builds at Fairmount Racetrack as horses race around the track. Bring your family to Fairmount Park and watch either live racing, simulcast racing, betting, or all of the above! Have dinner at one of the five dining establishments where pricing is reasonable. Other special events include Horse Hooky and Party in the Park (must be 21). Post times are Tuesdays at 1 p.m. and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. from May through September.