Welcome to Sod Room
Sod Room is a unique and eco-friendly, indoor playspace located in the South Loop neighborhood of Chicago.  We are committed to providing a healthy and meaningful play experience for children by selecting only safe, sustainable and responsibly made toys and materials for our playspace.  Sod Room features recycled cork flooring, low VOC paint, and reclaimed wood and is uniquely designed to utilize as much natural light as possible. Beyond our playspace, Sod Room offers a multitude of workshops and classes to assist you in your quest to becoming a more eco-minded parent. Sod Room also features a retail boutique which offers local, organic, fair trade, and recycled products and gifts for children and parents. We invite you to Love the Earth and Play!

Hours of Operation

Drop in Play:
Monday – Friday
9:30am – 1:30pm*

*Sod Room reserves the right to close early if the playspace is unoccupied during the last hour of business. We appreciate your understanding. Thank you!

Weekend Hours Vary:

Upcoming Drop in Play:

SAT-FEB 15; Closed

SUN-FEB 16; 9:30AM-1PM. Register by FEB 15 and take $5 off admission with our early bird special! Register here! 

Private Party Availability:
Tuesday – Thursday (Weekday discount of $125 off)
3pm-8pm (Any two hours)
10am – 12pm, 1pm – 3pm and 4pm – 6pm
10am – 12pm, 1pm – 3pm and 4pm – 6pm
For more information on planning your private party, click here


Daily Pass: $15

Siblings: $10 (0-7 month old siblings free with paid admission)

Seedlings: $7 (Rate applies to 0-7 month old without a paid sibling)

Adults are free and MUST wear socks in the play area.
For more information on multiple visit passes, membership and group rates, click here.

Purchase a 5 Visit Pass or Membership online:

Book Online


Classes & Events OPEN for Registration:

Whimsical Wednesdays with Sarah Jayne Lane!

Join Sarah for a weekly musical explosion of current pop hits & classics! Multiple instruments, bubbles and parachute time included along with Drop in Play before/after class. 

Wednesdays; FEB 12

10:30AM | Ages 8mos-4yrs

$25/ Drop in 

Register HERE!