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 – 2pm      Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 


Weekend Hours Vary:
Upcoming Drop in Play:  

SAT-FEB 16: 9:30am-1pm. Pre-purchase your admission by FEB 15 and take $5 off! Purchase here!    

Sunday-FEB 17: Closed

Private Party Availability:
Tuesday – Thursday
3:30pm – 5:30pm or 4pm-6pm (Semi-private parties)
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 10 Visit Pass or Membership online:

Book Online


WINTER Classes OPEN for Registration:

Music with Sarah Jayne Lane!

Three Options include:

Tuesday Tunes : Feb 26-Apr 2 (Ages 8 mos-4 yrs) : 11:15am

Whimsical Wednesdays : Feb 27-Apr 3 (Ages 8 mos-4 yrs): 10:30am

Tummy Time Tunes: Feb 27-Apr 3 (Ages 0-7 mos): 11:30am

Adult participation required. Socks are required for adults! Drop in Play included! REGISTER HERE!


Buddy Belly Kids Yoga!

Fridays: 9:30am-10:15am

March 8-April 12

$125/6 week session, $25/Drop in (if available) 

Adult participation required. Socks are required for adults! Drop in Play included! REGISTER HERE!