Mon, July 15 at 8am –ย 

Due to the excessive rain:

  • Sunset Woods Park and Sunset Valley Golf Club are closed.
  • Portions of the paths at The Preserve of Highland Park and Larry Fink Park are flooded.
Park District
of Highland Park
Fall 2024
Registration Begins Wed, July 17

Fall Fun for 2024!

Fall is a great time to get back to nature and recreation. Below you will find information on memberships, programs, and events, including Trunk or Treat, Trailside Tastings, Pumpkin Smash, Dia de los Muertos, and more!

  • Resident registration begins Wednesday, July 17 at 7am
  • Non-resident registration begins Wednesday, July 24 at 7am

For tennis programs:

  • Member registration begins Thursday, August 1 at 7am
  • Resident registration begins Wednesday, August 7 at 7am
  • Non-resident registration begins Wednesday, August 14 at 7am

๐Ÿ‚ Good Things to Know! ๐Ÿ‚

๐Ÿ Looking for Weekend Programs?
We have you covered with weekend sessions for baseball, swim, dance, nature, tennis, music, theater, gymnastics, ice skating, pickleballhockey, basketball, visual arts, and more!

๐Ÿ Update Your Account Before Registration Day
To avoid registration frustration, make sure your account is set up correctly and ready to go.  Learn more.

๐Ÿ Highwood Residents K-12 Grade Can Register as Residents
To provide equity and inclusion for all our Highland Park and Highwood school-aged participants, resident privileges, including priority registration and resident fees, are now extended to all Kindergarten through Grade 12 students living in the geographic boundaries of North Shore School District 112 and Highland Park High School. Parents of these children are not eligible for resident fees.

๐Ÿ Need Financial Assistance?
We do not want a program fee to be a deterrent to you or your family from participating in programs. If you are a Highland Park or Highwood resident experiencing financial hardship, please email [email protected] or call 847.579.3101 to speak with our staff about available scholarship opportunities. All scholarships and inquiries regarding financial aid are completely confidential.

๐Ÿ‚ Making a Donation is Easier Than Ever! ๐Ÿ‚

Donate to the Parks Foundation at checkout to ensure that all community members are able to participate in Park District programs. There are two ways to donate while you register:

  1. On the Shopping Cart page, the “Recommended Programs” section offers $5, $10, and $25 donation opportunities.
  2. On the Checkout page, you will be asked if you would like to round up your registration fee and donate the difference to the Parks Foundation.

Learn more about the Parks Foundation of Highland Park.

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