Located in the Douglas Community Area, Williams Park totals 8.51 acres and the park offers an athletic field, playground equipment, a small recreation building, a spray pool, and horse shoe, tennis, and basketball courts, and an interactive water spray feature offers community children relief from Chicago's hot summers. Williams Park also uses the gymnasium facility and rooms in the adjacent Williams School. Park-goers can play baseball, basketball and table games at the facility. Afterschool programs are offered throughout the school year, and in the summer youth attend the Park District’s popular six-week day camp. In addition to programs, Williams Park hosts fun special events throughout the year for the whole family, such as holiday events.