Chicago Park District and Bowa Gives Announce 2nd Annual Fastest Kids in Chicago Track Competition

Calling all Chicago youth runners! Compete to be one of Chicago's fastest kids on December 17 at the Dr.

Chicago Park District 2022 November/December e-Newsletter

Winter registration is getting ready to start! Browse our program offerings starting the week of November 28.

Chicago Conservatories OPEN 2022-2023 Winter Flower Shows on Friday, November 25th

Holiday flower shows are free to enter with pre-registration

The 2022-2023 Ice Skating Season Kicks Off at Chicago Park District Rinks

Maggie Daley Park Skating Ribbon Opens Today and Citywide Outdoor Rinks Open November 25

Chicago Park District’s 2023 Proposed Budget Prioritizes Investments in Families, Communities, Sustainability and Long Term Fiscal Strength

Balanced financial plan expands thriving programs to meet growing demand, invests in park infrastructure and nature initiatives  

Chicago Park District Announces 2023 Concession Program Opportunities

Public Notice of Availability solicits proposals from concessionaires to provide park visitors with access to high quality commodities and

Chicago Park District Releases 2023 Budget Recommendations

Highlights include investments in areas most in need

Chicago Park District's 73-Year-Old Mum Bowl Junior Bear Championship Game at Soldier Field

The Chicago Park District is hosting the 73rd Annual Mum Bowl at historic Soldier Field, 1410 Museum Campus Dr.

Chicago Park District Hosting "Girls Day of Play" on October 21

The Chicago Park District is excited to host “Girls Day of Play” during a day of non-attendance for Chicago Pubic Schools students.

Enjoy a Variety of Halloween Events in Chicago Parks Citywide

Enjoy haunted houses, parties, movie screenings, arts & crafts and Halloween-themed entertainment at local parks through Halloween, Oct

Construction of New Uptown Natural Area to Begin September 9

Project to restore elements of historic 1930s landscape plan to the lakefront park  

Chicago Park District Beaches Remain Open Through Labor Day; Pools to Close for the Season Starting on Last Day of Camp

District announces the staggered closing of pools across the city to prepare for the Fall Season;

Chicago Park District Outlook Upgraded to Stable Signaling a Strong Financial Health for the District and Investment in Capital Needs and Programming that Benefit Residents

Approved pension legislation, debt refinancing and revenues from boating and golf contribute to park resources and services provided to Chi

Chicago Park District Board Hears Presentation on 2021 Financial Reports Signaling Strong Fiscal Health; Approves Funding for Shoreline Protection Evaluation Report

District celebrates youth athletes and their achievements at the Conrad Worrill Track and Field at Gately Park    

Summer's in Full Swing at Parks!! Chicago Park District Welcomes the Community and Celebrates First Day of Summer Camp and Opens Neighborhood Pools Across the City

The District welcomes 23,000 campers to the parks for the first day of summer fun opportunities  including various day camps, Rollin’ Rec, Nig

Lifeguards Needed This Summer!

Chicago Park District Raises the Bar on Incentives to Attract Summer Lifeguards

Chicago Park District Prepares for a Fun, Safe Summer

District workforce busy sprucing up parks, opening comfort stations, activating drinking fountains, prepping beaches; Parks offer free, wat

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