With nearly 90 acres of parkland, Warren Park is the North Region’s largest park featuring a number of special attractions for every season of the year. For youth and teens, the park has baseball, basketball and soccer programs. For the little ones the park offers preschool programs and tumbling classes. Warren Park’s unique programming includes black/white photography classes and darkroom access.
In spring, the baseball batting cages open to the public. At the five-station cage, choose from a variety of speeds that range from 30 to 70 mph baseball style of play. The batting cages cost $1 for 15 pitches (tokens available inside the fieldhouse). Weathering permitting, the cages are open May-Mid-July. The hours of operation are Monday & Tuesday, Closed; Wednesday-Friday, 4 -7:30 pm; Saturday/Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00pm. Bring own bat and helmet.
Fitness enthusiasts can hop onto a paved path that winds throughout the park for walking, jogging or biking. Golf-lovers head to the Robert A. Black nine-hole golf course and golf putting practice area located on the northeast end of the park.
Warren also boasts a racquetball court open for play on weekdays,Tues-Thurs. 12:30pm-6:30pm pm; Fri. and Sat. 9:30am -1:30pm for $10 per hour.
In the winter months, Warren Park boasts the Chicago Blackhawks Ice Rink for skating. This winter, the ice rink will operate (weather permitting) from Thanksgiving weekend (Friday) until February. Call (773) 761-8663 for skate fees, times, and rental information. If it gets a little chilly...no worries we have a toasty warming house. Restrooms are also available at the rink.