Chicago Park District is Accepting Submissions from Artists & Cultural Organizations to Participate in the 10th Anniversary of Night Out in the Parks in 2022

Online submissions accepted through December 8, 2021;  Chicago Onscreen Local Film Festival accepting entries through November 21, 2021

Chicago Park District Hosting Spook-tacular Halloween in the Parks Events Citywide

From kid-friendly events, like pumpkin patches and Halloween parties, to haunted houses and fall festivals, there is something for everyone this season in the parks, October 15-31 

Chicago Park District’s Horror Movie Series Returns to Northerly Island & Three More Parks Starting October 8

'Campfire Horrors' movie series will feature seven movies, campfires and roasted marshmallows on Fridays and Saturdays under the October sky

Chicago Park District is Accepting Submissions from Artists and Cultural Organizations to Participate in Night Out in the Parks in 2021

Online submissions for Night Out in the Parks accepted through December 11, 2020 and for

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

Screenings run Tuesdays and Thursdays, August 11- 27

Chicago Park District Announces Digital Edition of 8th Season of Night Out in the Parks

More than 40 of Chicago’s best local artists to perform in a virtual version of “Night

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 OUT OF SIGHT, a participatory hopscotch-inspired artwork that aims to engage park patrons through positive visualization and kinetic exchanges, will expand to six parks throughout Chicago.

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. Click here to browse the complete newsletter

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. Click here to browse the complete newsletter

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

Chicago Park District Announces Schedule for 66th Season of Theater on the Lake: The Chicago Summer Theater Festival

The Summer Theater Festival will return to its lakefront home on June 19

Chicago Park District May 2018 eNewsletter

Over 2,000 hours of high quality, cultural programming in Chicago parks citywide announced on May 17. View the newsletter here

Chicago Park District Announces Winter Programming at Theater on the Lake

Scheduled performances will take place on January 24, February 3, 9 and 26

Chicago Park District Announces 13th Annual Polar Adventure Days at Northerly Island Park

The Chicago Park District today announced the dates for this winter’s free Polar Adventure Days at Northerly Island Park. Beginning December 16, 2017 and continuing January 20 and February 24, 2018, Chicagoans and tourists are invited to explore Northerly Island, located at 1521 S.