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100 years of having fun - a year-long celebration!

We're celebrating our 100th anniversary in 2020 and you're invited to join in the fun! Stay tuned for giveaways and events that mark the occasion, including our 100th Anniversary Community Picnic on Saturday, June 6 in Wilder Park.

Be sure to check out our quarterly program brochures, which will highlight photos and Park District history through the years.

Thank-you for your support over the last 100 years, Elmhurst! We look forward to serving you for another 100 years - and beyond.

Cancelled - Art in Wilder Park

May 03, 2020 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

This year's Art in Wilder Park has been cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns.


You're invited to a marketplace of unique art at the 24th Annual Art in Wilder Park. Over 100 artists will gather at Wilder Park on Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. for this free event, which will also feature food, music and children’s activities. Browse a wide array of art including jewelry, glass, ceramics, painting, photography and sculpture. Sponsored by Elmhurst Park District. Produced by RGL Marketing for the Arts.

Cancelled - Eldridge Adventure Day

June 14, 2020 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

This event is cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns.


Choose your own adventure in Eldridge Park on Eldridge Adventure Day! Elmhurst Park District welcomes everyone to a day of outdoor fun and nature discovery, including bug hunts, a petting zoo, carnival games and a fishing derby at the lagoon!

Movies in the Park - The Secret Life of Pets 2

July 10, 2020 - 7:30pm

This event is full. Our next Movie in the Park will be Field of Dreams on August 7.


Grab a picnic blanket and join us at Wilder Park for a showing of a The Secret Life of Pets 2. Reservations will be required, spots are limited. Link to register available soon. Spaces will be first come, first serve. Due to COVID-19, no food or giveaways will be available. Check-in begins at 7:30pm, movie begins at dusk, approximately 9 p.m.

Click here to reserve your spot.

Movies in the Park is a partnership between Elmhurst Park District and Elmhurst Public Library.

Cancelled - Bags, Brew and BBQ

July 25, 2020 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

This event was cancelled due to COVID-19.


Join us for a game night just for adults at Wilder Park. Fill up on bbq, grab a drink and enjoy a relaxing evening out. Featuring bags and other games guaranteed to bring out your competitive spirit. No admission fee, but must be 21 years or older to attend this event.

Movies in the Park - Field of Dreams

August 07, 2020 - 7:30pm

This event's date and time is tentative and subject to change based on COVID-19 concerns.


Grab a picnic blanket and join us at Wilder Park for a showing of a Field of Dreams. Reservations will be required, spots are limited. Link to register will be available about a week before event. Spaces will be first come, first serve. Due to COVID-19, no food or giveaways will be available. Check-in begins at 7:30pm, movie begins at dusk, approximately 9 p.m.

Movies in the Park is a partnership between Elmhurst Park District and Elmhurst Public Library.

Movies in the Park is a partnership between Elmhurst Park District and Elmhurst Public Library.

Party in the Park - Butterfield Park

August 14, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

This event's date and time is tentative and subject to change based on COVID-19 concerns.


We're popping into Butterfield Park today to party with you! Kids of all ages are invited to head to Butterfield Park for some good old-fashioned fun. We'll provide bubbles, hula hoops, jump ropes, giveaways and refreshments.

Park Palooza

August 22, 2020 - 5:00pm to 10:00pm

This event's date and time is tentative and subject to change based on COVID-19 concerns.


End the summer on a high note at Park Palooza! Food trucks, a beer and wine garden, plus plenty of activities for the kids!

At this year's event, we're excited to welcome to the stage the soulful rock band, Cold 45, and country super group, Hillbilly Rockstarz!

Abbey Bingo

September 04, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:30am

This event's date and time is tentative and subject to change based on COVID-19 concerns.


Join us for a continental breakfast as we enjoy our monthly Bingo game with great prizes for the winners. A special gift for those with a birthday that month. Registration opens on our registration page on Saturday, August 1.

Touch a Truck

September 12, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

This event's date and time is tentative and subject to change based on COVID-19 concerns.


Elmhurst Park District invites you to bring the kids to Berens Park to touch and climb through a variety of trucks and vehicles, including fire trucks, tow trucks and more!

Girls Night Out

September 17, 2020 - 4:00pm to 9:00pm

This event's date and time is tentative and subject to change based on COVID-19 concerns.


Enjoy an evening of pampering at Wilder Mansion with wine tastings, small bites, wellness, boutiquing & art pop-up shops. With over 50 local retailers, there will be something for everyone! Admission $10 at the door.

Abbey Bingo

October 02, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:30am

This event's date and time is tentative and subject to change based on COVID-19 concerns.


Join us for a continental breakfast as we enjoy our monthly Bingo game with great prizes for the winners. A special gift for those with a birthday that month. Registration opens on our registration page on Saturday, August 1.

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