Des Plaines Park District
Thursday, June 21, 8:00a. Morning swim lessons are cancelled for today. Friday is our regular make-up day, weather permitting. Please check back at 9:30a for an update on The World's Largest Swimming Lesson, at Chippewa Pool.
  • Upcoming Programs & Events

    Park It!

    Come out and play in Des Plaines Manor Park this evening!

    H2O Night

    Middle School Splash-In Party at Chippewa Pool. For all kids in grades 6–8. 6:30–8:30p. 

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    Our Facilities

  • Lake Park Golf Course

    A beautiful, sporty 18-hole short course that's great for all skill levels. Leagues and lessons. We have FootGolf! Paddle boats, kayaks, fishing boats, and sailing.

    Lake Park Golf Course
  • Lake Park Marina

    Rent a paddle boat, kayak or fishing boat and enjoy Lake Opeka. Launch your sailboat and join the join the regattas. Learn to sail with our experts.

    Lake Park Marina
  • Golf Center Des Plaines

    The premier golf practice facility in the Midwest. 80-bay driving range, on the 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
  • 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 parks. Great for parties, group outings and fundraisers...

    Mountain View Adventure Center
  • Mystic Waters

    One of the largest and most beautiful waterparks in Northern Illinois, Mystic Waters is a favorite destination for families all summer. Giant water slides, drop slides and cliff dives, a 550-foot lazy river, an expansive leisure pool, Beluga Beach for tots, and the Island Café for lunch, snacks, and ice cream specialties.

    Mystic Waters