Bloomington-Normal's Premier Amusement Park

  Grady's Family Fun Park is now closed for the 2016 Season, thank you for your patronage, please check back in the spring for the 2017 opening dates!! 

Upcoming Important Dates:

  • May 16, 2016 – Park available for school outings, business outings, corporate outings and family outings. Please email
  • August 13, 2016 - Park will open at 12:00pm to the public due to private event.
  • August 16, 2016 – Last Daytime wristbands.
  • August 17, 2016 - Open 5:00pm – 9:00pm Last Family Night Wristband.
  • August 18, 2016 - Closed – Fall hours start - open weekends only.
  • August 19, 2016 - Start weekend operations. Open Friday 5:00pm-10:00pm, Saturday 12:00pm-10:00pm, Sunday 12:00pm-8:00pm.
  • Labor Day - Monday September 5, 2016 – Open Noon to 8PM.
  • September 11, 2016 - Last Day of Birthday Parties, Group Outings, Kiddie Rides, Adult Rides, Bumper Cars, Bumper Boats – Open Attractions - Batting Cages- Miniature Golf – Go-Karts.
  • October 2, 2016 - Last day of the 2016 season.
  • Groups of 25 or more please contact Jeff Shoemaker at if you would like to make a reservation during the week or weekends.


    Grady's Family Fun Park has a presence on Facebook, we will be using our Facebook page to post updates about the status of the Park opening as well as information related to the need to close due to weather. Our Facebook posts will also appear on our website in the box to the right.

    Grady's Family Fun Park consists of 12 Batting Cages, 21 Go Karts, 16 Bumper Boats, 16 Bumper Cars, an 18 hole Deluxe Miniature Golf Course, a Video Arcade, and various carnival rides including Red Baron Airplane, Jumping Star, Dragon Wagon, Family Himalaya, Super Fun Slide, Western Train, Merry Go Round, Tea Cup and Motorcycle Jump.

    Children must be at least 3 years old to ride Amusement rides. Please see rules for other rides, such as Bumper Cars, Bumper Boats, Go Karts, etc.

    Adult Rides now also include Tilt-A-Whirl, Family Sizzler, Round Up and Paratrooper

    Grady's Family Fun Park is family owned and operated, if you have not had the opportunity to visit Grady's, the Grady family invites you to take a tour of our facilities and see for yourself what a clean and safe fun park we offer to the Bloomington - Normal area.

    Daily safety checks are performed on all of our rides and attractions. We follow that up with a rigorous maintenance program that keeps our rides in excellent condition and ensures optimal performance.

    Ticket Refund Policy – Grady’s policy is one of no-refunds. Tickets do not expire and can be used on your next visit. Please ask for assistance with your ticket purchase to be sure to get tickets needed during your visit. Thank you!

    Wristband Inclement Weather Policy – Within the first hour of purchase you will receive a Grady’s Family Fun Park gift card for $10.00 to be used another date. No refunds after the first hour of use.