Today's Hours

Water Activities in Chicago area for kids

Water Tag
Opens June 1st

Cool off with an exhilarating water cannon battle!

Water fights have never been this much of a blast! It's Water Tag using super cool equipment. Each player wears a special water tag vest with an easy-to-read water gauge. Pump the water cannon and blast your opponents with a huge stream of water. Fill up their vest and knock them out of the game! This activity includes 3 different games with 40 minutes of gameplay. Kids and Teens love this sport! Combine Water Tag with other activities at The Forge, for the most exhilarating way to cool off with friends and family.

Water Tag Details

60 mins.

Water Tag Is Available With The Explorer Day Pass

Explorer Day Pass

Play this activity as much as you want & 10+ other activities. Access is on a first come, first served basis.
Price: Starting at $45 (9 & Under) / $50 (Ages 10 & Up)
Learn More

Free Parking & Park Admission

Parking and admission to park are always free — we're a free-to-visit, pay-to-play adventure park.
View Park Map

Book With Confidence

We get it. Plans sometimes change. We make it easy to cancel and reschedule your reservation.
Policies Detail

Where To Check-In

Check-in will be located at the Bike Zone. Please use Parking Lot 2 for easiest access to this activity.
View Map

Activity Information

Participant Requirements
  • Participants must be 5 years or older.
  • Anyone 16 and under must have an adult supervisor present at the activity.
  • Health: Cannot have physical limitations that will limit the ability to perform proper functions with the water tag equipment.
  • Guests will be taken through posted rules and regulations and requested to follow all instructions from staff members.
  • Guests are asked to report any issues with equipment or the water tag arena themselves.

Participant Waivers are required and emailed after booking or find your mandatory waiver form here.

What To Wear And Bring

Clothing appropriate for the weather and comfort. Closed-toe shoes must be worn. We recommend guests bring a towel and/or a change of clothes for this activity. Be prepared to get wet!

-We'll supply you with the water tag vest that is one size fits all.


Every participant will be provided with an orientation prior to the game and will be asked to follow specific rules so everyone stays safe and has a good time.

View Cancellation Policy
Endless Fun

Discover More At The Forge

Plan Your Visit

New To The Forge?

Find out everything you need to know about The Forge including parking, directions, accessibility for disabled visitors and frequently asked questions.
View Park Info
Climb and zipline adventure tower with people at the top
Terms & ConditionsPrivacy Policy