Events List

26 Apr 2019 Teen Trip: Laser Quest 4/26/2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us as we travel to Laser Quest in Arlington Heights. Play a game of laser tag, take a pizza break, and go right back out for another game!

26 Apr 2019 Third Grade Throwdown 4/26/2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us for a taste of Friday Night Live Club designed for students in 3rd grade. Have a blast with your friends dancing to our live DJ!

27 Apr 2019 Pedals for the Parks Bike & Trike Exchange 4/27/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Come to the 6th Annual Pedals for the Parks Bike & Trike Exchange, hosted by the Park Ridge Friends of the Parks. This event promotes reuse and bicycling in our community!

27 Apr 2019 Outdoor Garage Sale 4/27/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

One person’s trash is another’s treasure! Clean out your attic, closets, and basement and rent a space at our outdoor garage sale. The sale takes place during the Park District's annual Earth Day Celebration.

27 Apr 2019 Earth Day Celebration 4/27/2019 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Don't miss our 30th Annual Earth Day!

Enjoy fun activities, create recycled crafts, dance to live music, discover live birds of prey and
creatures big and small in the animal show, shop at eco-friendly vendor booths, learn from "green" organizations, give Smokey the Bear a high five, and rope climb up a tree.

2 May 2019 Park Board Meeting 5/2/2019 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Board meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Prospect Park, 733 N. Prospect Ave.

3 May 2019 Friday Night Live Club 5/3/2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday Night Live Club is a fun, safe club designed for students in 4th & 5th grade (ages 9-11). Each month is themed and features a DJ! 

3 May 2019 50th Annual Oakton Ice Show 5/3/2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Get ready for an exciting show featuring our Oakton skaters of various ages performing spectacular routines. Mark your calendar for a night of great entertainment!

4 May 2019 Playdate with Nature 5/4/2019 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Join us for family games, crafts, and educational activities based around the seasonal nature theme of the day.

4 May 2019 2019 MLB Pitch, Hit & Run 5/4/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Scott’s Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run is an exciting baseball and softball skills competition that provides boys and girls, ages 7 to 14, the opportunity to showcase their
pitching, hitting and running abilities.

4 May 2019 50th Annual Oakton Ice Show 5/4/2019 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Get ready for an exciting show featuring our Oakton skaters of various ages performing spectacular routines. Mark your calendar for a night of great entertainment!

4 May 2019 50th Annual Oakton Ice Show 5/4/2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Get ready for an exciting show featuring our Oakton skaters of various ages performing spectacular routines. Mark your calendar for a night of great entertainment!

5 May 2019 Spring Craft & Vendor Fair 5/5/2019 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Shop 30+ vendors to see what is new this spring in fashion, accessories, jewelry, skin care and cosmetics, home and kitchen goods, art, and sweet treats! Free admission!

5 May 2019 Royal Princess Tea & Fashion Show 5/5/2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

It's a Royal Tea Party and all the princesses are invited! Dress in your princess best for our royal fashion show. A special guest will be on hand to walk down the fashion runway with you to strike that special pose!

5 May 2019 50th Annual Oakton Ice Show 5/5/2019 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Get ready for an exciting show featuring our Oakton skaters of various ages performing spectacular routines. Mark your calendar for a night of great entertainment!

10 May 2019 Third Grade Throwdown 5/10/2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us for a taste of Friday Night Live Club designed for students in 3rd grade. Have a blast with your friends dancing to our live DJ! 

13 May 2019 Free Cycling Orientation 5/13/2019 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

This free class includes bike set-up, benefit explanation of a spin program, and a short ride to get you comfortable on the bike and prepped for your first class.

14 May 2019 Des Plaines River Clean Up 5/14/2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Scout troops, community groups, school groups, church groups, and individuals - help clean up our environment!

16 May 2019 Healthy, Wealthy & Wise Senior Expo 5/16/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Get Healthy, Well-thy, and Wise this year at the Park District’s active adult expo. Enjoy demonstrations, raffles, screenings, educational discussions, service exhibits, and much more.

Are you interested in exhibiting at the Expo? Click here for details.

16 May 2019 Park Board Meeting 5/16/2019 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Board meetings are held on the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Prospect Park, 733 N. Prospect Ave.

18 May 2019 Lights, Camera, Action! 2019 Dance Recital 5/18/2019

Join us for the 2019 Dance Recital on Saturday, May 18!

Tickets go on sale Saturday, April 13. Purchase online at prparks.org or at Maine Park Leisure Center from 9:00am-Noon.

18 May 2019 Starved Rock Waterfall & Canyon Hike 5/18/2019 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Spring rains bring the waterfalls and canyons of Starved Rock State Park back to life. Enjoy the beauty as we hike to spectacular waterfalls and canyons.

18 May 2019 Park Ridge Garden Club Plant Sale 5/18/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Choose from an assortment of beautiful annuals, perennials, herbs, and vegetables. Please bring boxes or large bags, for carrying your plants.

20 May 2019 Science Night 5/20/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Turn your family into scientists and explore fun science concepts with us! Make cool discoveries through experiments, projects, and play.

29 May 2019 Campfire Cooking 5/29/2019 5:30 AM - 7:30 AM

Cook and eat a family feast around the campfire! Gather around the campfire for some fun and interesting cooking, kid-friendly to gourmet.

31 May 2019 Backyard Campout 5/31/2019 5:00 PM - 6/1/2019 10:00 AM

Camp out with your family in the Park District’s backyard, outside at the Wildwood Nature Center. Enjoy a campfire dinner and s’mores on Friday night and breakfast on Saturday morning.

5 Jun 2019 Turtle Birthday Party 6/5/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us for the South Park Turtle’s birthday party celebration! Be among the first to hear the Turtle's name, revealed during the event.

7 Jun 2019 Superhero Day 6/7/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Fly over to Centennial Aquatic Center dressed as your favorite superhero and have a blast with contests and giveaways!

8 Jun 2019 Swim Lessons Free Trial 6/8/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Try our swim lessons for free! In this shortened version of our typical swim lesson, we introduce the children to the water and teach the techniques used in our lessons.

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