The annual Northeast Ohio Parent Choice Awards seeks to gather the opinions of local parents on everything family-friendly in the region. Our readers and online followers voted for their favorite businesses, attractions, family services and more.
Here are the winner and finalists in the “Best indoor play place” category.
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Winner: Adrenaline Monkey
This massive indoor adventure center in Warrensville Heights lets guests of all ages and fitness levels put their skills to the test. Options include ninja courses, the Wee Warrior area, an aerial ropes course and a rock-climbing wall, plus an arcade and more. Whether your family wants to drop in, sign up for membership benefits, host a party or join a camp, there’s plenty of adventure and fun.
After enjoying a healthy meal or snack at this Stow favorite, parents can relax with a café beverage while kids have a ball in the 5,000-square-foot play area. In addition to the climbing structure, there’s also a toddler area, EyePlay interactive floor, sports court, party rooms and more.
Locations in Mentor, Lyndhurst and Parma offer kids up to age 7 a jungle play structure with more than 1,000 square feet of slides, tunnels, swings, trapezes, ball pits and more. They also house jungle animals and activities including kitchen sets, train tables, Lego tables, puppet theaters and a play area for babies.
Play Day Café
This Solon play spot is home to five different play areas: a multilevel playground, toddler playground, interactive game floor, ball blaster area and Wiggle Car track. Refuel in the café and recharge in the lounge area to prolong the fun.