Twenty New Cherry Blossom Trees Planted in Jackson Park in Honor of Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

A total of 60 cherry blossom trees will be planted in Jackson Park over the next 3 years. 

Chicago Park District’s Switch On Summer Event at Buckingham Fountain Kicks Off 12th Season of ‘Night Out in the Parks'

101 artists and cultural organizations team up with the Park District to feature over 1,200 hours of safe, high quality, cultural programmi

See the Short-Term Installation of Daniel Popper's Heartwood on the Museum Campus Before It’s Gone

UPDATE [4/12/24]: De-installation rescheduled for April 18. 

CBS 2 Chicago: LOCAL NEWS Chicago's Hidden Gems: Art teacher shares passion with kids at park district, around the world

CHICAGO (CBS) – Many may remember a teacher or two who really had a positive impact on their lives, and they may not have always met them i

Spotlight Chicago: Celebrate Halloween With The Chicago Park District

You can enjoy events with the Chicago Park District year-round, but this is the perfect season to have some fall fun, and even get a little bit spo

Autumn and Halloween Events Fall Throughout Chicago Parks

Festivals, pumpkin patches, and parties to celebrate Chicago's hurrah before winter

Mayor Lightfoot and Superintendent Rosa Escareño Announce Short Term Installation of Popper's Heartwood on the Museum Campus

Installation increases public access to a popular art piece from The Morton Arboretum and is a step toward greater activation ambitions