Reserve Your Event

To find out more information or to book a party, please contact our party staff at 847-292-8921 or by email.

Party Information

Pool parties are a unique way to celebrate birthdays, graduations, neighborhood get-togethers and so much more! 

Choose one of the Park Ridge Park District outdoor pools as the place to host your party.

Facility Rental for a Private Event

To rent one of the outdoor aquatics facilities for a private event, please click on the facility reservation links below. 

For more information on outdoor pool rentals or to schedule a tour, call 847-292-8921.

Centennial Aquatic Center

100 S. Western Avenue, Park Ridge

The Centennial Aquatic Center has something for everyone: from a zero-depth entry pool with spray features to exciting flume slides that twist and turn. Rent the leisure pool, wading pool, or whole facility for your gathering. Party packages are also available during open swim times. Reservations for Birthday Parties opens on​ Monday, May 2 for party dates beginning May 31. Centennial Aquatic Center rental dates are available beginning May 31.

Private rentals of the Leisure Pool are available daily from 8:00pm-10:00pm. The Wading Pool is available to add on to evening rentals. Private Leisure Pool or Wading Pool Rentals are also available on weekend mornings. 

Leisure Pool Evening Rentals: 
Daily, 8:00pm-10:00pm    
Fee: $400 R / $550 NR
Add Wading Pool: $75 R / $100 NR

Leisure Pool Max Capacity: 400 people
Wading Pool Max Capacity: 150 people

Reserve Leisure Pool Evening Rental

Morning Rentals:
Sat & Sun, 9:00am-10:30am
Leisure Pool: $320 R / $400 NR
Wading Pool: $215 R / $300 NR

Reserve Leisure Pool Morning Rental

Reserve Wading Pool Morning Rental

Centennial Aquatic Center Birthday Parties 

Registration for Birthday Parties opens on​ May 2 for party dates beginning May 31.

Parties are available 7 days a week; reserved between 1:00pm-7:00pm. The Party package includes food choice and patio area for 1 ½ hours.

15 guests, includes birthday child: $275 R / $344 NR 
Additional 5 guests: $50 R / $75 NR 

To book your party, please fill out a Facility/Park Rental application and submit to jjezek@prparks.org,

Facility/Park Rental Application

Hinkley Pool

25 Busse Highway, Park Ridge

Located a short walk from uptown Park Ridge, Hinkley Pool is a five-lane, thirty-three yard pool with a one-meter springboard. It also features a grassy picnic area, volleyball court, and snack machine area. Hinkley Pool rental dates are available beginning June 4.

Private rentals at Hinkley Pool are available daily from 7:30pm-9:30pm.
Fee: $375 R / $530 NR
Max Capacity: 300 people

Reserve Hinkley Pool Rental

Prospect Park Splash Pad

733 N. Prospect Avenue, Park Ridge

The Splash Pad features a large, pirate-themed water play area. Located in the new Prospect Park, the Splash Pad is appropriate for children ages 12 years and younger. It features a tot slide, interactive water features, a grassy picnic area, concessions, and restrooms in the Paula Hassell O’Connor Community building. It is conveniently located next to the Prospect Park playground for additional fun! Prospect Park Splash Pad rental dates are available beginning May 31.

Private rentals are available daily from 5:30pm-7:00pm.
Fee: $215 R / $300 NR
Max Capacity: 180 people

Private Splash Pad Party with Room Rental at the Paula Hassell O'Connor Community Building:
• $75 Resident / $113 Non-Resident per hour (Receive 25% off with a Splash Pad Rental)
• Liquor license not available
• Max Capacity: 120 people for full room

Private Pool Party with Prospect Park Pavilion Rental
• $54 Resident / $108 Non-Resident for 4 hours
• Liquor license not available
• Max capacity: 30 people

Reserve Your Prospect Splash Pad Rental

South Park Wading Pool

833 Talcott Avenue, Park Ridge

This wading pool adjacent to South Park Recreation Center is the perfect place to bring toddlers and infants. It features a zero-depth entry, interactive water features, tot slide, grassy picnic area right outside the facility, and restrooms in the main building. It is conveniently located next to South Park playground for additional fun! South Park Wading Pool rental dates are available beginning May 31.

Private rentals are available daily from 5:30pm-7:00pm.
Fee: $110 R / $120 NR
Max Capacity: 90 people

Private Wading Pool Rental with Room Rental at the South Park Rec Center:
• 25% discount on room rental at the South Park Rec Center
• Liquor license not available

Reserve Your South Park Wading Pool Rental