The following sections are closed: the bike & pedestrian trails from Fullerton Ave. to North Ave, the bike & pedestrian trails from Oak St. to Ohio St., and the pedestrian trail from 47th St. to 51st St. Please continue to use caution along the lakefront in areas where water meets pavement. View a map of wet pavement cautionary areas.
The Chicago Park District commemorates Black History Month this February with various events throughout the city. From the annual Umoja event to an art exhibit, culture jam, and a variety of other events, there are a number of opportunities to celebrate this special month in the parks.
See the event listing below. Most events are admission-free or charge nominal fees.
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Enjoy this Black History Month video featuring basketball great Bobby Simmons, who talks about what Taylor Park means to him.