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Make sure to bring your own blankets and chairs to enjoy the movie outdoors! The Backstop Concession Stand will also be open and selling tasty treats.Find out more »
Come run 1 mile in your favorite costume to help raise money for Manning Elementary school. This event is open to the community and will feature 1 mile races for all ages with a 100 yard dash for our littlest monsters ages 2-5. There will be concessions for sale as well as a band and FREE family games. Registration occurs at 8am with the first race starting at 9am. Located at the beautiful Ty Warner Park with additional playgrounds and…Find out more »
Keep your eye to the sky in the month of May. The Westmont Park District will take part in the 6th annual Flying 4 Kids statewide kite fly in May to help promote the sport of kite flying. We will have the Chicago Kite Club come out to do demonstrations and show off their assortment of kites. At 1:00PM we will have the participants take part in the “Candy Drop,” which allows the kids to collect candy that falls from…Find out more »
Visit Ty Warner Park to celebrate our family pets! This is a pet-friendly event...there will be a pet parade with awards, reptile demonstrations and awesome vendors!Find out more »
all ages Come out and explore the trucks, tractors, heavy equipment, emergency vehicles and more. Bring your camera! Touch-A-Truck puts kids in the driver's seat! Children touch, honk, and climb aboard a vast array of specialized vehicles and public safety equipment that are on display.Find out more »
* $20,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded to the competitors over 3 days!! * 3 Days of FREE live music * The Best BBQ vendors in the Midwest * Beer tent with craft beers and Miller products * All ages carnival (wristband specials) $20 ALL You Can Ride Sat & Sun Noon to 4:00pm * Over 25,000 BBQ Fans will attend * TWO Professional BBQ competitions * Amateur BBQ competition * Demonstrations * Commercial and Craft Vendors *…Find out more »
The 9th annual Race to The Flag 5K Run/Walk will begin and end at beautiful Ty Warner Park. The course travels throughout the Oakwood subdivision. Event participants will receive a race t-shirt, a ticket to the Lions Club Pancake Breakfast as well as have the opportunity to engage with supporting organizations and businesses from around the community while enjoying the festivities of the Red, White, and BBQ weekend. The event is a fundraiser for the People's Resource Center and is…Find out more »
Major funding for this event is provided in part by The Westmont Auto Mile (www.westmontautomile.com), Westmont Park District, and the Village of Westmont. Fireworks & So Much More! This annual fireworks display and celebration brings individuals together to celebrate America in fantastic Fourth of July style. Come Join the Fun! 4:00-9:00P: Food Vendors Open 4:00-5:30P: FREE Kids Krafts 4:00-7:30P: Petting Zoo 5:00-7:30P: Uncle Sam Stilt Walker & Hoop Head 5:00-8:00P: Face Painting (nominal fee) 5:30-6:30P: FREE Kids Games & Relays…Find out more »
PADDINGTON 2 Paddington is happily settled with the Brown family, and a popular member of his community. In order to purchase the perfect gift for his Aunt Lucy’s 100th birthday, he picks up a series of odd jobs. He finds the perfect gift, a unique pop-up book, only to have the book stolen. Now it’s up to Paddington, along with the Browns, to catch and unmask the thief. Movie begins at dusk. Bring your own blankets and chairs; the movie will…Find out more »
The best music is right here in Westmont! We’ve got 4 great concerts showcasing a variety of music! Bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs, blankets and dance moves to our park and enjoy an evening of outdoor entertainment. Concerts will be held on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-8:30PM at various parks in our community – join the fun! Wednesday, July 25: DuPage Band at Ty Warner Park Wednesday, August 1: The Neverly Brothers at Diane Main Park Wednesday August 8: The…Find out more »
The LEGO Ninjago Movie. The battle for Ninjago city calls to action six young ninjas who are tasked with defending it. By night, they’re warriors, using their skills to fight off evil villains and monsters. By day, they’re just regular teenagers trying to make it through high school. Together they must defeat and save their city from the evil warlock, who just so happens to be one of the ninja’s father. Movie begins at dusk. Bring your own blankets and…Find out more »
Join us at the 2019 Winter Beer Festival which will feature craft brewers from the Chicagoland area! Ty Warner Park will host breweries such as Pollyanna, More Brewing, Noon Whistle, Metal Monkey, Miskatonic, Whiskey Hill, Kinslahger, Wild Onion, Elmhurst Brewing Co, Afterthought, Scallywags, Oswego Brewing Co and MORE! Participants will receive twenty (20) four ounce pours of a variety of craft beer selections. The event will have heated and lighted tents, camp fires, outdoor seating and Food Trucks to provide…Find out more »
The Lion's Club Red, White & Bar-B-Q is a BBQ competition and festival with a carnival, live music, and food vendors.Find out more »
10th Annual 5K Race Sunday, May 26, 2019 The 10th annual Race to The Flag 5K Run/Walk will begin and end at beautiful Ty Warner Park. The course travels throughout the Oakwood subdivision. Event participants will receive a race t-shirt, a ticket to the Lions Club Pancake Breakfast as well as have the opportunity to engage with supporting organizations and businesses from around the community while enjoying the festivities of the Red, White, and BBQ weekend. The event is a…Find out more »
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