Chicago Park District Celebrates 10th Anniversary of 'Night Out in the Parks'

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

Chicago Park District Receives $35,000 Grant from The Hartford for New Adaptive Sports Equipment

Equipment to help remove barrier for individuals with disabilities to participate in adaptive sports  

ComEd, Chicago Park District Set to Power on Buckingham Fountain with WGN’s Tom Skilling on May 14

Kick off summer in Chicago at Switch on Summer celebration; one sweepstakes winner will start the fountain

We’re on Cherry Blossom Watch! Chicago Park District's Cherry Tree Blossoms at Jackson Park Are Blooming

More than 160 pink and white cherry trees are starting to bloom, and are expected to reach peak in the next week, weather permitting

'Go Run Returns to Neighborhood Parks on Saturdays Through November 2022

Enjoy a free timed 5K and 1-mile fitness event at local parks around Chicago through November 2022

Mayor Lightfoot Joins Alderman Jason Ervin, Garfield Park Rite to Wellness Collaborative Members, and Local Residents to Break Ground at Community Plaza and Roller Rink in West Garfield Park

New Plaza represents City’s first major infrastructure investment under  the Neighborhood Activation Initiative  

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 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.

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

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

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

Chicago Park District October 2018 Monthly Newsletter

Pumpkin Patches, Harvest Fests & Campfire Movies in the Parks! For a list of events at a park near you.

Mayor Emanuel, Andrea and James Gordon and the Chicago Park District Announce Plans to Expand Citywide Theater and Cultural Programming

Generous donation from James and Andrea Gordon will support theater in communities across Chicago with Theater on the Lake as the Hub

Chicago Park District September 2018 Monthly Newsletter

A spooky good time looms near! Join us for Halloween in the Parks! For a list of events at a park near you.

Chicago Park District August 2018 Monthly Newsletter

Chicago Onscreen Kicks Off August 26

Chicago Park District July 2018 Monthly Newsletter

Fall program registration kicks off August 6 & 7

Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Announce the Return of Pianos in the Parks for Fourth Season

International Music Foundation to host popular program in Chicago parks