Chicago Park District September 2020 eNewsletter

As we move into Fall, we are excited to be offering virtual and in-person programs.

Chicago Park District August 2020 eNewsletter

Fall is right around the corner!

Chicago Park District Announces Free Drive-In Movie Series in Park Locations Citywide

Screenings run Tuesdays and Thursdays, August 11- 27

Chicago Conservatories OPEN Spring Flower Shows Valentine’s Day

Chicago Conservatories OPEN Spring Flower Shows Valentine’s Day Showcase runs through Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 10

Chicago Park District, Zenni and the Chicago Bulls Debut “Framing the Future” Community Program

Zenni and the Bulls will create a fun and educational environment for thousands of kids and debut facility enhancements at select Chic

Chicago Park District Hosts Three Teen Fairs at City Colleges, Starting Jan. 31

The Chicago Park District invites teens from across Chicago to attend its 5th annual Teen Opportunity Fair series.

Chicago Park District Announces Reading for New Play in Development by Playwright Tina Fakhrid Deen

The Chicago Park District today announced the second playwright to be selected for a developmental partnership as part of Theater on the Lake: In t

Holiday Flower Shows Open at Garfield Park and Lincoln Park Conservatories on November 29

2019 HOLIDAY FLOWER SHOWS “INVISIBLE FORCES” & “ICE AGE” RUN THROUGH JANUARY 5 

Chicago Park District Celebrates Inclusivity with MasQUEERAde Ball at Columbus Park

Free festivity on November 17 features free makeup & nails, a costume swap and live music  

Frightening Films Return to Northerly Island for Chicago Park District’s Horror Movie Series Starting October 4

'Campfire Horrors' movie series will feature six movies, campfires, roasted marshmallows, popcorn and hot drinks on every Friday in October

Danish Duo Announces Opening of Living Exhibit Composed of 10,000 Cabbages at the Garfield Park Conservatory

‘The Cabbage Patch’ installation is part of the Chicago Architecture Biennial, which runs from September 19 to January 5

Chicago Park District Brings Back Free Fitness Week

Five days, 69 fitness centers, and free admission September 3 – 8 

Interactive Art Installation ‘OUT OF SIGHT’ Expands to Six Parks Across the City

Artwork Turns Hopscotch into a Pathway for Chicagoans to Manifest Their Goals

Free Admission to Citywide Fitness Centers During Free Fitness Week at Chicago Parks

LAP SWIM AVAILABLE FOR FREE FROM MARCH 18-24

Steppenwolf Theater: We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as South West Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915

Steppenwolf for Young Adults Presents We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as South West Afri

Chicago Park District Announces Dates for 4th Annual Teen Opportunity Fair Series

Three fairs to be held at colleges across the city, starting February 2 

Chicago Park District Hosts Free Events to Boost Girls' Participation in Sports & Leadership on Feb. 1

Free, fun one-day series of sports, fitness and cultural activities for girls on February 1, starting at 9 a.m., at 19 park sites<

City of Chicago Announces 30th Annual Holiday Tree Recycling Program

Live trees accepted for recycling at 25 drop off locations citywide

Holiday Flower Shows at Garfield Park & Lincoln Park Conservatories Each Feature Over 500 Poinsettias in a Variety of Colors

2018-19 Holiday Flower Shows "Tickled Pink" & "Holiday Memories" run through January 6

Chicago Park District Neighborhood Ice Rinks to Open Friday, November 23

Learn to skate, participate in a Chicago Blackhawks hockey clinic & play in the citywide Silver Skates competition