Rolling Meadows is located about 29 miles northwest of Chicago. Rolling Meadows offers commuter convenience, affordable homes and a variety of retail shops and restaurants. The Rolling Meadows Park District is notable for its ice arenas and aquatic facilities. The Nelson Sports Complex Aquatic Facility includes two waterslides, two diving boards, a leisure pool and splash pad, plus an ADA-approved locker facility.
Residents of Rolling Meadows also have access to the Salt Creek Rural Park District, which includes the Twin Lakes Golf Course & Recreation Area. Amenities include a nine-hole executive golf course, driving range, clubhouse, paddle boating, fishing, tennis courts, basketball and volleyball courts.