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Glow in the Park Lantern Walk

Glen Ellyn Park District and Charlie’s Corner Foundation present an exciting evening of family fun benefiting Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Enjoy activities, food, and face painting from 5pm-7:30pm, live music by Tres Moustache from 6pm-7:30pm, followed by the lantern parade around Lake Ellyn from 7:15pm-8pm. Participants will have an opportunity to create their own paper…


Kite Fest

Soar to new heights at this year’s Kite Fest! With plenty of time to fly the skies with the family, a hula hoop contest and dj, it will be a perfect day in the park. Food trucks will on site, so plan for a picnic! Sponsored by Edward-Elmhurst Health.


Movies in the Park – Incredibles 2

Grab a picnic blanket and join us at Wilder Park for a showing of Disney’s Incredibles 2. Come early for free popcorn and food trucks at 7:30 p.m. Movie begins at dusk, approximately 8:30 p.m. Movies in the Park is a partnership between Elmhurst Park District and Elmhurst Public Library. Sponsored by The Schiller Team, Edward-Elmhurst Health and Suburban Bank &…


Movies in the Park – Coco

Grab a picnic blanket and join us at Wilder Park for a showing of Disney Pixar’s Coco. Come early for free popcorn and food trucks at 7:30 p.m. Movie begins at dusk, approximately 8:30 p.m. Movies in the Park is a partnership between Elmhurst Park District and Elmhurst Public Library. Sponsored by The Schiller Team, Edward-Elmhurst Health and Suburban Bank &…


Movies in the Park – Mary Poppins Returns

Grab a picnic blanket and join us at Wilder Park for a showing of Mary Poppins Returns. Come early for free popcorn and food trucks at 7:30 p.m. Movie begins at dusk, approximately 8:30 p.m. Movies in the Park is a partnership between Elmhurst Park District and Elmhurst Public Library. Sponsored by The Schiller Team, Edward-Elmhurst Health, Suburban Bank & Trust.


2019 Kite Flying Festivals and Events in Chicagoland

There is something so beautiful and innocent about a sky full of delightfully colored kites. Any time we joyfully announce “Let’s go fly a kite!” in our house, our children come running! They’re delighted by the dips and spins of these little diamond-shaped wonder charms, high in the sky. It’s National Kite Month, and Chicagoland is filled with opportunities to…


Pumpkins on the Green

The 18th Green at Holes & Knolls Miniature Golf Course will be converted into a pumpkin patch! Come for lunch or dinner, play some golf, and then pick out your own pumpkin. We will supply the safety tools for pumpkin carving on the patio. Pumpkins range from $3-$12.


Glow in the Park Lantern Walk

The District partners with Charlie’s Corner Foundation for an exciting evening of family activities featuring paper lanterns. Watch the sun set over Lake Ellyn and walk in the lantern parade around Lake Ellyn.


National S’Mores Day Celebration

Did you know that the earliest known recipe for S’mores can be found in a Girl Scout camping guide from 1927? Let’s celebrate this awesome tradition! Join us to celebrate the season of S’mores, and to see what Girl Scouts is all about!    Choose the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and NW Indiana location that’s closest to you! Camp…