Don't Be Scared, But Halloween in the Parks is Coming to an End; Get Out and Get Some Candy!

Visit trunk-or-treating, parties to celebrate Halloween in the Parks

Chicago Park District's "Girls Day of P.L.A.Y." Initiative Empowers Girls Through a Variety of Opportunities to Be Active

Register today for a fun day of activities for girls on CPS’ day of non-attendance

Winnemac Park Baseball Field Renovation Project to Improve Access to Field Play & Include Stormwater Drainage

Project slated to begin in early 2024 includes new field amenities and stormwater drainage improvements

More Autumn and Halloween Events Announced Throughout Chicago Parks

Festivals, pumpkin patches and parties to celebrate Chiccago's last hurrah before winter

The New Uptown Coastal Natural Area is Now Open to the Public and Features Biodiverse Native Lawn Test Plots

The year-long nature project restored elements of historic 1930s landscape plan to the lakefront park

Chicago Park District Announces Plans for New Fieldhouse in Cragin Park

NEW FIELDHOUSE WILL OFFER MUCH-NEEDED PARK SPACES TO MEET GROWING DEMAND FOR INDOOR PROGRAMMING IN THE BELMONT-CRAGIN COMMUNITY

Fall for Knockout Boxing Events Across the City this Autumn

Citywide boxing celebrates Coach Bill Heglin's 50th Year of Mentoring Athletes at Hamlin Park as Six Shows Remain in the Season

"Pickleball Mania" is Well Underway! Park District, Alderman Cut Ribbon on New Pickleball and Tennis Courts in Columbus Park in Austin Neighborhood

The Park District expects to have 200 pickleball courts in parks across the city by the end of 2025!  

"Pickleball Mania" is Well Underway! District, Alderman Cut the Ribbon on New Pickleball and Tennis Courts in Columbus Park in Austin

The Park District expects to have 200 pickleball courts in parks across the city by the end of 2025!

Autumn and Halloween Events Fall Throughout Chicago Parks

Festivals, pumpkin patches, and parties to celebrate Chicago's hurrah before winter

Chicago Park District Seeks Public Input for 2024 Fiscal Budget

Public Forum and online form offer opportunity to capture public input

Chicago Park District, C3 Presents Join Community Stakeholders to Celebrate the Completion of the New Pickleball and Tennis Court Complex in Grant Park

Project brings 16 pickleball and 6 tennis courts to Chicago’s Front Yard; expands opportunities for residents to enjoy the nation’s fastest

Chicago Park District Kicks Off Fall Indoor Swimming on September 5

Beaches and some neighborhood outdoor pools remain open through Labor Day, September 4

Chicago Park District’s Financial Assistance Fund Gets $20,000 Boost from CVS Health Grant to Help 285 Kids Attend After-School Programs

CVS Health surprised Park Kids after-school program at Ellis Park in the Douglas community with a backpack giveaway during check presentati

After Successfully Opening All Pools Citywide During Chicago's Hottest Months. Chicago Park District Keeps All Beaches & Outdoor Pools Open As Young Workforce Heads Back to School

Chicago’s residents will continue to have access to all 50 outdoor pools and 22 beaches as Park District prepares for annual staggered clos

New Installation at Lincoln Park Conservatory: Earth, Water, Fire, Wind & Space, 2023

The Lincoln Park Conservatory, located at 2391 N.

Three Great Lakes Piping Plovers Released at Montrose Beach to Help Boost the Bird Population in the Region & Reduce Extinction Risk

Four additional birds were also released at Illinois Beach State Park in Lake County

Registration for Chicago Park District's 8th Annual Teens in the Park (T.I.P.) Fest Auditions is Open

Artists ages 14-24 can audition at two locations this summer; Finalists perform at T.I.P. Fest in  Union Park

Fairy Garden Exhibit Opens July 5 at Garfield Park Conservatory

The Garfield Park Conservatory, located at 300 N.

2023 Beach Season Kicks Off May 26 at Chicago's 22 Beaches

Enhanced beach safeguards, water safety & lifeguard trainings

Chicago Park District Welcomes 11th Season of ‘Night Out in the Parks'

100 artists and cultural organizations team up with the Park District to feature over 2,000 hours of safe, high quality, cultural programmi

Chicago Park District’s Financial Assistance Fund Receives a Jump Start with $100K Donation from Board Commissioner Donald J. Edwards and his wife, Anne M. Edwards

Park District financial assistance is available year-round and citywide to families that may need economic support to access affordable par