Eaton Field Park, is a great space on the south end of Des Plaines at 2975 Craig Drive. (At Patton Drive.)
With a wide variety of climbers, slides, and steppers, both the playground designed for two to five year olds and the playground designed for five to twelve year olds provide continuous play opportunities. The playground also has sensory play features such as bongos; a sand area for making castles; swings; benches for reading and relaxing; a picnic table under a gazebo; open space for frisbee, kite flying, and family fun; and a basketball full court.
Read about the renovations at Eaton Field Park in the Journal & Topics.
Map and directions.