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.
Each year thousands of picnics are hosted in our parks. Please consult with your local park for grove availabilty for groups under 50. For groups over 50, reference our permits page to find information of everything you need to reserve your desired Chicago Park District space, including the application and information on the application process, fees and insurance requirements.