Permit Application Process


** Friday, November 7 is the first day to apply for 2015 Permit Applications, starting at 9 a.m. **
Already applied?  View the 2015 permit application fee processing queue.


Planning to have an event in a Chicago park?  A special event permit application is required for events hosted in all Chicago parks.  Applications are only available online through the following two-step process:
 
1) Purchase a non-refundable $35 permit application fee that secures a space in the processing queue.
2) Complete the special event permit application online.
START THE PROCESS NOW.


Learn more about this process through the help pages below.
 

View 2015 fees and learn more about various permitted events.


For any other questions, please call us at 312.742.5369.