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Thanksgiving Hours

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, the Park District's hours have changed. See the facilities below.

Community Center

  • Building closed on Thursday and resumes normal hours on Friday
  • Offices closed Thursday-Saturday

North Park

  • Building and offices closed Thursday-Saturday

Ice Arena

  • Building and offices closed on Thursday

Book Your Next Event at the Centre at North Park!

Monday, November 10, 2014

Looking for a banquet hall for your next event? Visit the Centre at North Park located at 10040 Addison Avenue! Whether you are planning a wedding, anniversary, graduation party, special birthday celebration, bridal shower, or family reunion, our staff at North Park will help you structure your event according to your budget and needs. To see pricing and packages, view our brochure!

Call 847-928-8478 today to see our banquet facility, reserve a date, or discuss our menu options.

Directions to North Park:

  • From North: Exit 294 south at Irving Park East. Go one block to Scott Street and turn right, continue on Scott to Addison Avenue. North Park is located at the corner of Addison and Scott Street.
  • From South: Exit 294 north at North Avenue/Lake Street. Go east on North and turn left on 25th Avenue (Rose Street). Continue to Addison and turn left, heading west to Scott Street. North Park is located at the corner of Addison Avenue and Scott Street.

Polar Express is Currently Sold Out

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Due to the tremendous interest in our Polar Express events on December 6, 13 and 20 is currently sold out! Thank you for your support and interest in this wonderful event. If you were unable to register for next year, we recommend that you register early when the Fall brochure comes out in August. Due to the popularity of this event, it typically fills up by October. To secure your spot, please register as early as possible.

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Featured Parks and Facilities

The Ice Arena
From relaxing "Let's Skate" sessions to lessons for all ages and levels, to youth and adult hockey, speed skating and birthday parties, the Franklin Park Ice Arena has something for everyone.

Centre at North Park
The Banquet Hall and Sports Arena at North Park are the perfect setting for your next event.  Find out more about rentals and our Special Occasion Package.

Chestnut Park
ADA Accessible, this park features a sitting shelter, fitness equipment, sandbox, water pump, tree house, slides, swings, a putting green, bags game, and lots of outdoor, open space.

Highlights of Upcoming Events

Rules of the Road

Sat, Dec 06, 2014 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

AARP Smart Driver is the nation’s first and largest driver safetycoursedesigned especially for dri...

Polar Express - Sold Out

Sat, Dec 06, 2014 2:30 PM - 4:45 PM

ALL ABOARD!! This December, experience the magic of Christmas on a holiday train to the North Po...

Magic Class

Tue, Dec 09, 2014 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM

Children are guaranteed to have a great time as they learnfascinating tricks from the Magic Team o...

Polar Express - Sold Out

Sat, Dec 13, 2014 2:30 PM - 4:45 PM

ALL ABOARD!! This December, experience the magic of Christmas on a holiday train to the North Pole! ...

Teen Night

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Are you sick of doing the same boring thing every Friday night? If so,come by Teen Night. Listen to ...

Local Weather

Conditions for Franklin Park, IL at 6:51 pm CST

Current Conditions:
Cloudy, 29 F

Wed - Partly Cloudy. High: 30 Low: 22
Thu - Partly Cloudy. High: 25 Low: 15
Fri - Cloudy. High: 34 Low: 30
Sat - Mostly Cloudy. High: 43 Low: 41
Sun - PM Showers. High: 46 Low: 22

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