WGNTV: Official press release for the 17th annual WGN toy drive

The WGN Morning News Drive-Thru Toy Drive will be celebrating its 17th year, the second year that toys will go to children served by the Chicago Pa

Broadway World: The Park District’s Night Out in the Parks, will host the Chicago Philharmonic for this year’s holiday community concert

After yet another summer of record participation, Side by Side with the Chicago Philharmonic will perform for the third time at South Shore

Chicago Tribune: Chicago Park District hosts its first homecoming dance for LGBTQ teens, complete with a DJ, voguing and a stately ballroom

Even in an era when LGBTQ teens are increasingly joining the ranks of homecoming royalty, some feel uncomfortable with the highly gendered

Winter Park Programming Schedule Available for Viewing Online November 18

Winter Fun Awaits in Chicago's Parks!

Southside Weekly: Death and Rebirth at Big Marsh Park

Dancers and musicians invite the audience to meditate on ecological restoration

Guide to Halloween in the Parks

Enjoy haunted houses, parties, harvest festivals, pumpkin patches, movie screenings, arts & crafts and Halloween-themed entertainment a

Travel PR News: DCASE announces the lineup for the daylong YAS! Fest on Saturday, September 21

The free-admission festival presented by Allstate Insurance Company includes performances by hip hop star Tink, OSTON, The Era, Mariachi He

Travel PR News: DCASE announces the lineup for the daylong YAS! Fest on Saturday, September 21

The free-admission festival presented by Allstate Insurance Company includes performances by hip hop star Tink, OSTON, The Era, Mariachi He

August 2019 Newsletter: Back to Fitness

We're rolling out new fitness center monthly prices & celebrating with a FREE FITNESS CENTER WEEK, starting September 3. &nbsp

Chicago Park District: Fall 2019 Newsletter

With over 1,000 offerings to play a variety of sports and more than 900 opportunities to engage in swim activities and lessons, the Chicago Park Di

Chicago Park District June 2019 eNewsletter

We're celebrating our 85th Anniversary with Birthday Parties at the Movies, auditioning teens for TIP/Yas Fest!, and kicking of summer at c

March 2019 Chicago Park District Newsletter

Get Fit For Free March 18-24 at Fitness Centers Citywide! 

January 2019 Newsletter: Kick off the New Year in the Parks

We're kicking off 2019 with expanded programming opportunities citywide. Browse and register for classes and programs today. 

WGN Morning News: 16th Annual WGN Morning News Drive-Thru Toy Drive

16TH ANNUAL WGN MORNING NEWS DRIVE-THRU TOY DRIVE  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14, FROM 5 A.M.

ABC 7 : Holiday Flower Show preview

The annual Holiday Flower Show is coming to the Garfield Park Conservatory Friday.  View the full story: 

WGN 9: When public pianos come to Chicago parks, music fills the air

A few years ago, the City of Chicago decided to plop a handful of pianos down in the middle of city parks to promote music in neighborhoods

Good Day Chicago: 'Night Out in the Parks' offers free family activities all summer

Fox 32's Good Day Chicago morning show invited the Park District to chat about the 1,200+ Nigh

ABC 7 News: Buckingham Fountain pumps up for summer

Chicago's iconic Buckingham Fountain is gearing up for summer, with a test of its jets today.

WCIU The Jam: Getting Prepared for the Great Chicago Egg Hunt

The Chicago Park District and Medieval Times are hitching their horses together for an Easter egg hunt.

WCIU's The Jam: Registration for Spring Activities at Chicago Park District

The Chicago Park District's very own Maya Solis joined WCIU's The Jam host Jordan Cornette this morning to

Fox 32: Park District Celebrates First-Ever "Girls Day of Play"

Fox 32 is live from Broadway Armory Park at this local celebration in recognition of the National Girls & Women in Sports Day.