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Spring Fun Fair

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

The annual community event!

The 11th annual Spring Fun Fair is a family-friendly festival of fun that brings together the wonderful community organizations of Des Plaines!
At Mountain View Adventure Center, and Prairie Lakes Community Center.
Mt View: 510 E. Algonquin Road, west of Wolf Road. Map and directions.
Prairie Lakes: 515 E. Thacker Street, west of Wolf Road. Map and directions.

FREE PARKING, provided for the event by our friends at Juno Lighting, across the street from the Mountain View entrance.

Pooch, Pet & Pedal Parade

9:30a Registration
10:00a The parade steps off around the Mountain View paths. Awards for Best Theme, Best Wheels, Best Helmet, Best Tail Wagger. Sponsored by the City of Des Plaines Special Events Commission.

Touch a Truck

10:00a–1:00p Fire trucks, police cars, big rigs, emergency vehicles… Climb in and make some noise!
Mountain View Adventure Center. Sponsored by the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

100 Free Bike Helmets for Kids

10:00a For any child who needs a bicycle helmet. Come early. Sponsored by the Des Plaines Healthy Community Foundation.

Kids 50-Yard Dash

11:00a For ages 4–12, in separate age groups. On the Prairie Lakes Field.

Rock Climbing Wall

10:00a–1:00p on the north end of Prairie Lakes field

Obstacle Course Inflatable

10:00a–1:00p Mountain View Adventure Center


Des Plaines Police, Fire, Public Works, and Emergency Management Departments: Squad Roll, Command Post, Squad Car, ATV, and more.

Des Plaines Bike & Pedestrian Advisory Committee

Des Plaines Friends of the Parks: Fresh popcorn!

Des Plaines Garden Club: Growing a more beautiful Des Plaines since 1931!

Des Plaines History Center

Des Plaines Public Library:  Sign up for a Library Card, spin the Prize Wheel, and join the Summer Reading Club.

Des Plaines Social Services

Golf Center Des Plaines is bringing SNAG Golf, for kids ages 5­–8, and a Putting Contest for all ages!

Presence Holy Family Medical Center

Shift2Green: Healthy, sustainable choices for your life and the environment

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary

…and more!

Spring Fun Fair

The Spring Fun Fair kicks off with the Pet, Pooch & Pedal Parade!



May 19


Mt. View Adventure Center



510 E. Algonquin Road
Des Plaines,
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