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

Chicago Park District Opens Online Registration for Winter Programs on December 2

Classes Available for Viewing Now; Slots still available for Winter Break Camps

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 2020 Budget Proposal Expands Programming, Invests In Neighborhoods and Children

Chicago Park District General Superintendent and CEO Michael Kelly today released recommendations for the Chicago Park District's 2020 budget which

Chicago Park District Set to Break Ground on New South Shore Beach House

Construction scheduled for completion in time for 2020 beach season   

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  

Mayor Lightfoot and the Chicago Park District Announce Agreement with SEIU Local 73

CHICAGO - Today Mayor Lori E Lightfoot and Chicago Park District, General Superintendent and CEO Michael Kelly announced that the District has reac

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 

Mayor Lightfoot and the Chicago Park District Announce Record Season with Over 90,000 Participants this Summer

Record turnout by City's youth in programming ranging from day camps to teen sports leagues at parks citywide

Chicago Park District Capturing Footage of Shoreline For Special Study

The Chicago Park District will capture footage of the Chicago shoreline utilizing drones, beginning tomorrow, August 20, as a first step in evaluat

Registration Now Open for Active Adults to Compete in the 2019 Senior Games

Register online through Wed., August 21

Online Registration for Fall Park Programs is Open

Available for the first time, financial assistance for Park Kids, an after-school park program

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

Theater on the Lake Announces Call for Submissions for the Play Development Project

Play selection will be part of the 2019 festival season that kicks of June 23th at Theatre on the Lake

Garfield Park Conservatory Removes 93 Year Old Palm Tree to Promote New Plant Life

Last chance to see historic palms this weekend

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 Online Spring Park Programming Registration to Begin February 25 & 26

View programs online now; in-person registration starts March 2

Discover the Beauty that Lies Beneath the Forest Canopy at the Garfield Park Conservatory’s 2019 Spring Flower Show

“Understory: Layers of Light” spring showcase runs through Sunday, May 12