The Chicago Park District offers numerous indoor & outdoor spaces to host your next event. Whether it’s a grand gala under the stars, a race with a purpose for 30,000 people, a simple garden soiree, or the perfect birthday party for your four year-old, you can find the ideal space within the Chicago Park District’s 7,300 acres of parkland.
Additionally, permits are required for many activities that take place on Chicago Park District property.
Planning now for a 2014 event in a Chicago park?
A new special event permit application process is in place.
Start the online process now.
Learn more about the new Special Event Permit Application process.
APPLICATION PROCESSING QUEUE POSITION
View the Application Processing Queue report - posted 11/1/13, 4:30 pm
Receipt number required to look up position.
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Other Permit Types
Dog Friendly Area Tags, Parking Lot Rental,
Installation & Construction Access, Promotions,