Waukegan Park District
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Waukegan Park District | Special Events Information


Most Park District hosted events are FREE; however, some events do require a nominal fee to assist in covering direct costs. Some events also require pre-registration. Please be sure to view flyers or call for more information. We hope to see you at one of these great and exciting events! Any questions, please call (847) 360-4700.

With the support of many local businesses and organizations, Waukegan Park District events and programs offer the community exceptional leisure opportunities for the individual and families.  We invite you or your business to become a sponsor today.

Please click here to find out more information or call (847) 360-4700.



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June is Parks Month various activities all June long
Arts Park Tuesdays & Thursdays beginning in June, the Cultural Arts van will travel to different Waukegan Parks and bring a project to your neighborhood. Click here for schedule.
Summer Stories July 1, 2015, 6pm
Tanabata Festival July 7, 2015, 12-1 pm and 7pm
Summer Stories July 8, 2015, 6pm
Bowen Blues July 8, 2015, 7pm
Music in Washington Park July 10, 2015, 6-8pm
Family Yard Sale July 11, 2015, 10am-1pm
Yoga & Zumba Outdoors July 11, 2015, 8-10:15am
Summer Stories July 15, 2015, 6pm
Music in Washington Park July 17, 2015, 6-8pm

Mayor's Cup Men's Soccer Tournament


Torneo de futbol - Copa del Alcalde

July 19, 2015, 8am start
Summer Sunday Fun Days - Softball Sizzle July 19, 2015, 1pm

Partners in Parks Golf Outing


Socios en los Parques Excursion de Golf

July 24, 2015, 8:30am start
Christmas in July July 25, 2015, 1-8pm
Movies in the Park - Frozen Sing-a-Long July 31, 2015, dusk

Touch a Truck


Toca un Camion

August 7, 2015, 5-7pm
Movies in the Park - The Lego Movie August 7, 2015, dusk
Yoga & Zumba Outdoors August 8, 2015, 8-10:15am
Bowen Blues August 12, 2015, 7pm
Movies in the Park - Night at the Museum August 14, 2015, dusk
Summer Sunday Fun Days - Beach Blast August 23, 2015, 1pm
Worldwide Day of Play September 19, 2015
Child Safety Day October 10, 2015
Halloweenfest October 31, 2015
Turkey Trot November 14, 2015


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