A group works out at the beach on a sunny day in a fitness class that is part of the We Move Chicago initiative.

The We Move Chicago initiative promotes, educates, and motivates Chicagoans of all ages and abilities to adopt a healthier lifestyle through moving more and eating better.  All Chicago Park District wellness-related programs, events, facilities, and other related initiatives fall under We Move Chicago.


Fitness Events

Join us at one of these upcoming fitness events:

NRPA Family Health and Fitness Day at Humboldt
June 8 | 9 - 11:15 a.m.
Humboldt Park
(n​​​​ear Little Cubs Field)

Meditation in the Park at Wicker
June 12 |  6:30 - 7:15 p.m.
Wicker Park
1425 N. Damen Ave. 

Yoga in the Parks at Berger
June 22 |  10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Berger Park
6205 N. Sheridan Rd.



Wellness Classes

Get fit in a safe, fun and non-intimidating exercise class. No matter your age or ability, we offer a fitness class that is right for you.  Chicago Park District fitness classes offer a high-quality, low-cost alternative to commercial gyms. All classes are taught by certified fitness instructors, select classes are taught by former military personnel!  Class offerings, schedules and class fees vary per location.

Fitness Facilities 

In addition to the variety of fitness and nutrition classes offered in the parks, take advantage of the facilities available in Chicago's parks to keep you active and fit.  From our 70+ fitness centers offering state-of-the-art equipment at an affordable membership rate, to our outdoor fitness courses and the many paths and trails found in our parks, you'll find the perfect place for you to keep moving in the parks.