Chicago Park District Welcomes 11th Season of ‘Night Out in the Parks'

100 artists and cultural organizations team up with the Park District to feature over 2,000 hours of safe, high quality, cultural programmi

Chicago's Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park Turns On For Summer This Weekend

One tell-tale sign that summer is just around the corner: Water flowing at Buckingham Fountain.

We're on Cherry Blossom Watch! Chicago Park District's Cherry Blossoms at Jackson Park Enter the Initial Stages of the Blooming Process

More than 190 pink and white cherry trees are starting to bloom and are expected to reach peak in the next two weeks, weather permitting

Illinois Residents Can Enter Sweepstakes to Turn on Buckingham Fountain for Summer

Kick off summer on May 13 with ComEd, Chicago Park District and Tom Skilling at the free Switch on Summer festival

Block Club Chicago: New Park District Headquarters In Brighton Park On Track To Open This Summer

Residents can expect summer programs at the new headquarters, Park District officials said during a community meeting Tuesday.

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

Chicago Park District 2023 February/March e-Newsletter

Our spring session is around the corner and you can start viewing our offerings on March 6!

Start Saturdays Strong with 'Go Runs, Timed Community Races in Beloved Parks

Amateur and avid runners of all ages are encouraged to participate in timed 5K and 1-mile runs

CBS News: Chicago Park District hosting events in celebration of Black History Month

The Chicago Park District will be hosting events in celebration of Black History Month across several parks.