Northbrook, IL

About Northbrook, IL

If you’re looking to raise a family in the Chicagoland area, you can’t go wrong with Northbrook, IL! Officially incorporated in 1901 as Shermerville, today, Northbrook, IL is a busy suburb of over 30,000 people.


Northbrook, IL combines the charm of a small town with the amenities of a bigger suburb. There are dozens of shopping and dining destinations – in fact, it’s possible to enjoy foods from around the world without ever leaving Northbrook! Other fun things to see and do include the Northbrook Park District and bicycle trails.


Northbrook, IL has even made its way to the big screen! Director John Hughes (Sixteen Candles, Some Kind of Wonderful, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, and many more) grew up in Northbrook and often used a fictionalized version of the town as the setting for his films. In fact, the famous water tower from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – the one where “Save Ferris” is written in the film – can still be seen near the public library.

Looking for Children’s Playsets in Northbrook, IL

If you’ve decided to raise your family in Northbrook, IL, you’re probably looking for ways to make your backyard a kids’ paradise. We can help! At Rainbow Play Systems Inc., we have a huge selection of outdoor playsets, including everything from swing sets and jungle gyms to wooden castles, clubhouses, and trampolines for sale. We’ll help you find the perfect playset for your kids!


Visit us today to see our full selection. We’re here to help you make your Northbrook, IL home even better for you and your family!