Located in the Auburn Gresham community, Mahalia Jackson Park totals 1.41 acres and features a gymnasium. Outside, the park offers two ball fields, two basketball courts and a tennis court.Many of these spaces are available for rental including our gymnasium and ball fields.
Park-goers can participate in the Park Kids after school program, seasonal sports, and arts and crafts. During the summer, youth can participate in the Chicago Park District’s popular six-week day camp. Specialty camps are offered in the summer as well, and include dance and sports camp.
In addition to programs, Mahalia Jackson Park hosts fun special events throughout the year for the entire family including holiday-themed events.