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Elmhurst Community Events

Community Events

  • Opening Day at The Hub

    April 01, 2016 - 4:00pm

    The Hub at Berens Park opens for the season on Friday, April 1 at 4 p.m! Enjoy the last days of spring break by taking a turn in the batting cages or trying your luck on The Hub's 18 hole miniature golf course. Visit The Hub webpage for information on our hours this spring.

  • Adopt-A-Park Kick Off

    April 16, 2016 -
    9:00am to 10:00am

    Adopt-A-Park participants are invited to our kick off celebration at the Wilder Park Formal Gardens. We look forward to seeing you there. To learn more about Adopt-A-Park and how you and your organization can participate, visit our Adopt-A-Park page.

  • Health and Wellness Fair

    April 23, 2016 -
    9:00am to 12:00pm

    Jump start your fitness goals and visit with health vendors and representatives at the Courts Plus Health & Wellness Fair. Meet with a personal trainer, receive free samples and free giveaways and be entered into raffle prizes and giveaways. Those who stop in will receive a free 2 week trial membership to Courts Plus.

  • 20th Annual Art in the Park

    April 30, 2016 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Welcome spring at this free annual event that celebrates art and community. Browse fine art, craft & designer items at the 20th Annual Art in the Park. Featuring over 125 artists from across the Midwest, the event will also include music, food from local vendors and children's activities. Visit RGL Marketing for the Arts for information about artists, food and activities. Produced by RGL Marketing, sponsored by Elmhurst Park District and presented by Edward Jones Investments.

  • 20th Annual Art in the Park

    May 01, 2016 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Welcome spring at this free annual event that celebrates art and community. Browse fine art, craft & designer items at the 20th Annual Art in the Park. Featuring over 125 artists from across the Midwest, the event will also include music, food from local vendors and children's activities. Visit RGL Marketing for the Arts for information about artists, food and activities. Produced by RGL Marketing, sponsored by Elmhurst Park District and presented by Edward Jones Investments.

  • Museum Day

    May 15, 2016 -
    1:00pm to 5:00pm

    Explore Elmhurst's museums and Wilder Park on Museum Day, Sunday May 15 from 1-5 p.m. Enjoy free admission and cool activities at the Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst History Museum and Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art. Explore Wilder Park, the Wilder Park Conservatory and bring a picnic or purchase lunch from food trucks. Storytimes and games will be offered by the Elmhurst Public Library. Click here for more information on this free event.

  • PEP/Kiwanis Golf Outing

    May 20, 2016 - 11:30am

    It’s that time of year again – golf season! The People for Elmhurst Parks Foundation and Kiwanis Club of Elmhurst are pleased to invite you to the 23rd Annual Sugar Creek Golf Outing on Friday, May 20 from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Enjoy a buffet luncheon before or after your round of golf. Fee is $50, call (630) 993-8924 to reserve your spot.

  • Last Day to Purchase Discounted Pool Passes

    May 27, 2016 - 8:00am

    May 27 is the last day for residents to purchase discounted pool passes for the 2016 season. Discounted pool pass rates for residents are $39. The price for pool passes will increase to $59 after May 27. Visit our Pool Membership page for more information and to purchase pool passes.

  • Relay for Life - Elmhurst

    June 10, 2016 - 6:00pm

    Come to Berens Park to enjoy entertainment and activities while supporting the fight against cancer. For more information about the event call (630) 932-1141 or visit the relay website.

  • Eldridge Park Adventure Day

    June 12, 2016 -
    10:00am to 1:00pm

    Choose your own nature adventure in Eldridge Park on on Sunday, June 12 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Eldridge Park Adventure Day, where outdoor fun will be enjoyed by all! Enter a fishing contest, take a guided nature walk or have fun with animals with a pony ride or a visit to a petting zoo. This free event is sponsored by Edward-Elmhurst Health and Devries Animal Hospital.

  • Movies in the Park - Tangled

    June 17, 2016 - 8:30pm

    Grab a blanket and popcorn and join us for Movies in the Park at Wilder Park. Movies begin at dusk, approximately 8:30, and will be projected on the Elmhurst Art Museum wall. Stop by early for a children's craft project at 7:30 p.m. This month's feature is Disney's Tangled. In case of inclement weather, rainout date is Friday, Septement 16 at 6:30 p.m. Presented by the Elmhurst Park District, Elmhurst Public Library, Elmhurst Art Museum and Edward-Elmhurst Health.

  • 4 on the 4th Race

    July 04, 2016 - 7:15am

    Start your 4th of July holiday close to home this year by running the Elmhurst Running Club's 4 on the 4th! This family-style 4 mile run starts and finishes on Prospect Avenue next to Wilder Park at Elmhurst College. The race course shows off the best of Elmhurst, including Wilder Park, Elmhurst Public Library, tree-lined neighborhoods and City Centre. There's also a 1 kilometer race for kids 12 and under! Join friends and neighbors in a great community tradition. Produced by the Elmhurst Running club, there is a limit of 1,100 runners in the 4 mile, no limit for the kids race.

  • Elmhurst Garden Walk & Faire

    July 10, 2016 -
    10:00am to 3:00pm
    Visitors begin the garden walk at Wilder Park. From 10 a.m to 3 p.m. the Faire will be held in the park along with a plant sale and craft fair. Lunch will be available from 11 a.m. to 1p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 day of and may be purchased beginning in May at Elmhurst Camera, NuCara Pharmacy, Uptown Shop, Amlings Flowers or at the Garden Club booth on event day. Visit www.elmhurstgardenwalk.com for more information.
  • Concerts in the Park Elmhurst Summer Community Band

    July 12, 2016 - 7:00pm

    Enjoy a night of music under the stars in Wilder Park. The Elmhurst Summer Community Band is comprised of local musicians under the tutelage of Michael Pavlik, Director of Bands at York High School, and William Riddle, Department Chair for the Performing Arts at York High School.

  • Concert in the Park Elmhurst Summer Community Jazz Band

    July 14, 2016 - 7:00pm

    Enjoy a night of music under the stars in Wilder Park. The Elmhurst Summer Community Jazz Band is comprised of local musicians under the tutelage of Michael Pavlik, Director of Bands at York High School, and William Riddle, Department Chair for the Performing Arts at York High School.

  • Movies in the Park - The Lego Movie

    July 15, 2016 - 8:30pm

    Grab a blanket and popcorn and join us for Movies in the Park at Wilder Park. Movies begin at dusk, approximately 8:30, and will be projected on the Elmhurst Art Museum wall. Stop by early for a children's craft project at 7:30 p.m. This month's feature is The Lego Movie. In case of inclement weather, rainout date is Friday, Septement 16 at 6:30 p.m. Presented by the Elmhurst Park District, Elmhurst Public Library, Elmhurst Art Museum and Edward-Elmhurst Health.

  • Kite Fest

    August 06, 2016 -
    11:00am to 4:00pm

    The skies will be alive with kites as Elmhurst welcomes some of the Midwest's best professional kite flyers for the 3rd annual Kite Fest, a free day of family fun at Berens Park. See stunts and tricks from professional kite flyers or take to the skies yourself in a family fun fly. They'll also be free kite building for kids and a candy drop. Feel free to bring your own kites to fly during open fly times. Concessions and kite vendors will be on site. Presenting sponsor Edward-Elmhurst Health.

  • Movies in the Park - The Princess Bride

    August 12, 2016 - 8:30pm

    Grab a blanket and popcorn and join us for Movies in the Park at Wilder Park. Movies begin at dusk, approximately 8:30, and will be projected on the Elmhurst Art Museum wall. Stop by early for a children's craft project at 7:30 p.m. This month's feature is The Princess Bride. In case of inclement weather, rainout date is Friday, Septement 16 at 6:30 p.m. Presented by the Elmhurst Park District, Elmhurst Public Library, Elmhurst Art Museum and Edward-Elmhurst Health.

  • Park Palooza

    August 20, 2016 -
    5:00pm to 10:00pm

    Our fourth annual Park Palooza event is back at Berens Park this August with more music, more food, and more fun! Bring your lawn chairs or pack a blanket and enjoy a lazy end-of-summer Saturday with music, food trucks, beer garden, face painting and kids activities. All ages.

- See more at: http://www.epd.org/community-events#sthash.fHxlmEfg.dpuf

 SOURCE:  http://www.epd.org/community-events