Special Events

Family Friendly Pizza and Paint

September 29, 2017

FAMILY FRIENDLY PIZZA AND PAINT The Park District now offers an exciting new painting class the whole family will enjoy.  These step-by-step class is great for young adults.  Your famiy will share in a fun social event-with a break to… Read more

2nd Annual Chili and Beer Fest

September 30, 2017

2nd ANNUAL FOREST PARK CHILI AND BEER FEST! SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 12pm- 8pm Who’s got the best Chili in town? To find out, don’t miss the 2nd Annual Forest Park Chili and Beer Fest! Local residents and organizations can compete… Read more

Forest Park Fall Classic Dodgeball Tournament

September 30, 2017

FOREST PARK FALL CLASSIC DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30   The Park District of Forest Park will be hosting the Forest Park Fall Classic Dodgeball Tournament during our 2nd Annual Chili and Beer Fest. Proceeds from this tournament will benefit… Read more

Motown the Musical

October 8, 2017

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8 It began as one man’s story, became everyone’s music and is now Broadway’s musical. Motown the Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the… Read more

Diabetes Fair Sponsored by Rush Oak Park Hospital

October 12, 2017

DIABETES FAIR SPONSORED BY RUSH OAK PARK HOSPITAL THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12 7:30 am to 10:30 am PARK DISTRICT OF FOREST PARK 7501 W. HARRISON STREET, FOREST PARK This annual event provides education and highlights local resources as well as free… Read more

Friday Movie Night

October 13, 2017, November 10, 2017

Kids, bring your friends and hang out with us!  It’s Friday night and we will be serving either a hot dog or pizza dinner, popcorn and a movie!  You can pre-register at the office, sign up online, or register at… Read more

Halloween Home Makeover Contest

October 19, 2017

HALLOWEEN HOME MAKEOVER CONTEST Thursday, October 19th This year the Park District will be holding its 14th Annual Holiday Home Makeover Contest.  The best decorated houses in Forest Park will receive FREE pool passes for up to four family members. … Read more

Self Defense Workshop

October 23, 2017

SELF DEFENSE WORKSHOP MONDAY, OCTOBER 23 The techniques and strategies taught will bolster in mind and body giving you confidence. Techniques will be taught, practiced and discussed in a variety of situations from beginner to intermediate.  Lessons and techniques are… Read more

Haunting’ Halloween DJ Dance Party

October 27, 2017

HAUNTIN’ HALLOWEEN DJ DANCE PARTY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27 Come to the Park District of Forest Park for a fab-boo-lous night out. It’s time to dress up and celebrate. There will be a DJ to dance the night away along with… Read more

Truck or Treat in the Park

October 28, 2017

TRUNK OR TREAT IN THE PARK SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28 2:00PM-4:00PM Come celebrate Halloween with the Park District!  Held in the Park District’s parking lot, participants of our Trunk or Treat event park their cars together and open their trunks to… Read more

Winter Wonderland Decoration Celebration

November 16, 2017

WINTER WONDERLAND DECORATION CELEBRATION Help show your holiday spirit by being a part of the Park District’s Winter Wonderland Decoration Celebration!  The Park District will provide you and your business with a pre-cut 3 ft. Gingerbread man or 3 ft.… Read more

Tween/Teen Movie Night

September 15, 2017, November 17, 2017

Join us for these special movie nights just for tween sand teens! PG and PG-13 movies will be shown. Come hang out with your friends as you chill and catch a movie. A hot dog or pizza dinner will be… Read more

Candy Cane Lane Craft Fair

November 18, 2017

CANDY CANE LANE CRAFT FAIR  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18 Our 2nd Annual Candy Cane Lane and Holiday Market will be held on Saturday, November 18. Start you holiday shopping with local vendors here at the Park District of Forest Park.  Admission… Read more

Breakfast with Santa

December 9, 2017

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19 9:30AM-11:30AM Come and be whisked away to a winter wonderland where Santa and Mrs. Claus will fill your morning with enjoyment.  Santa Claus is coming to the Park District of Forest Park this year. … Read more

Christmas Holiday Home Makeover Contest

December 14, 2017

HALLOWEEN AND CHRISTMAS HOME MAKEOVER CONTEST Thursday, December 14th This year the Park District will be holding its 14th Annual Holiday Home Makeover Contest.  The best decorated houses in Forest Park will receive FREE pool passes for up to four… Read more