Des Plaines Park District

Upcoming Programs & Events

H2O Nights! at Chippewa Pool

H2O Nights! at Chippewa Pool For everyone ages 11–14, in grades 6–8 Friday, August  12 • 7:00–10:00p Join up with your friends at Chippewa Pool to listen to your favorite songs played by our awesome DJ. Includes pizza and soft drinks. Registration closes at 5:00p the day before each event. Pre-registration only. No day-of or walk-in […]

Park It! Grand Opening Lake Park Playground

Park It! with our Executive Director Come out and play with us this summer! Thursday, August 18, 5:30-6:30p: Grand Opening Lake Park Playground 2200 Lee Street Join our leadership team for an evening of celebration as we showcase our neighborhood parks and amenities. Events include giveaways, refreshments, games, and fun for your whole family! We are excited […]

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Our Facilities

  • Golf Center Des Plaines

    The Midwest's premier golf practice facility. 80-bay automated driving range, on 3 tiers; 1-1/2 acre short game practice area; Chicagoland's only fully lighted 9-hole, par-3 course...

    Golf Center Des Plaines
  • Prairie Lakes Community Center

    At the heart of the Park District, Prairie Lakes has a Fitness Center, a full gymnasium, the 298-seat Prairie Lakes Theater, and rooms for fitness and dance classes, party rentals...

    Prairie Lakes Community Center
  • Lake Park Golf Course

    A beautiful, sporty 18-hole short course that's great for all skill levels. Leagues and lessons. We have 18-hole FootGolf everyday.

    Lake Park Golf Course
  • Lake Park Marina

    Rent a paddle boat, a swan boat or a kayak and cruise Lake Opeka. Launch your sailboat and join the join the regattas. Learn to sail with our experts. See our crew in the Clubhouse.

    Lake Park Marina
  • Mountain View Adventure Center

    18-hole Adventure Mini-Golf, with an old-time mining town theme; Batting Cages for baseball and softball; Skate & BMX Bike park. Great for parties, group outings and fundraisers...

    Mountain View Adventure Center
  • Mystic Waters

    A family destination all summer, with attractions for all ages. Giant slides, cliff dives, drop slides and a 550-foot lazy river. A leisure pool, a special area for tots & non-swimmers, and the Island Café.

    Mystic Waters