Calumet Park, Illinois, was once known as DeYoung, and is a small town with a lot of heart. Its claim to fame? It was one of Al Capone's favorite bootlegging and gambling towns during the Prohibition era. The southern end of the town lies along the Calumet River; hence its name. Just under 20 minutes south of Chicago, with easy access to Calumet Park rental cars, it's a perfect place to stay outside of the 'round-the-clock busy pace of the Windy City.
Interstate 57 divided the town of Calumet Park from north to south in the 1940s, which makes getting around the area easy. Rent a car in Calumet Park and take the short 17-mile trip up Interstate 57 to Interstate 94, and straight into Chicago. Chicago vacation packages abound, with something for everyone. Looking to stay out of the city? Play a round of golf at the Fountain Hills Golf Club in Alsip, less than a 10-minute drive from Calumet Park. Outdoor lovers needn't be golfers to enjoy the nature in and around Calumet Park, though. The Whistler Woods Forest Preserve lies just to the southeast, offering a healthy dose of fresh air and a beautiful deciduous forest. Not outdoorsy? No problem! Excellent shopping can be found at the Chicago Ridge Mall, about 20 minutes away by car. With cheap car rentals in Calumet Park, you can afford that great pair of shoes you've been wanting! When you find yourself starving for a good, honest meal, you'll find a variety of eating establishments along West 127th Street. The cuisine runs the gamut from Chinese to bar food, ensuring that cravings for every palate will be fed.
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