Free Fun!

Party in the Park - Wilder Park

July 30, 2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am

We're popping into the parks on select days this summer to party with you! Kids of all ages are invited to head to Wilder Park for some good old-fashioned fun. We'll provide bubbles, hula hoops, jump ropes and more. We'll be set up south of the playground near the Cottage Hill parking lot. The Elmhurst Police Department will also be at the park doing bike registrations and offering tips on safe bike riding. Bring your bike and join us from 9-11 a.m.

Our final Party in the Park will be on Friday, August 13 in East End Park.

Easter Egg Decorating Contest - Get creative and win a prize package!

We're hunting down eggs a little differently this year! Have fun at home with our Egg Decorating contest!

Dye or decorate eggs and share a photo by tagging @elmhurstparkdistrict on Facebook or Instagram. The most creative will win a family prize pack! Submit photos by Sunday, April 12 at 5pm. Winners will be announced on Monday, April 13 and prizes will be available to pick up once our facilities reopen!

Party in the Park - East End Park

August 09, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am

We're popping into the park to party with you! Kids of all ages are invited to head to East End Park for some good old-fashioned fun. We'll provide bubbles, hula hoops, jump ropes, giveaways and refreshments. Eco the Raccoon might just make an appearance as well!

Thanks to Whole Foods Market of Elmhurst for donating refreshments for our party-goers!

See you in the park!

Party in the Park - Conrad Fischer Park

July 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am

We're popping into the parks on select days this summer to party with you! Kids of all ages are invited to head to Conrad Fischer Park for some good old-fashioned fun. We'll provide bubbles, hula hoops, jump ropes, giveaways and refreshments. Eco the Raccoon might just make an appearance as well!

The parking lot at Conrad Fischer is closed for construction, so please park on the street for the event.

Party in the Park - Pioneer Park

June 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am

We're popping into the parks on select days this summer to party with you! Kids of all ages are invited to head to Pioneer Park for some good old-fashioned fun. We'll provide bubbles, hula hoops, jump ropes, giveaways and refreshments.

The Elmhurst Fire Department will make a special appearance at this event, greeting kids with stickers to take home!

Bags, Brew and BBQ

July 27, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Thanks to everyone who attended our Bags, Brew and BBQ 2019! View photos of the event.


Join us for a game night just for adults in front of Wilder Mansion. 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. Alcohol provided by Doti Liquors.

Food trucks include BabyQ's BBQ, Barbeque Jim's and Cupcakes for Courage, plus Starbucks.