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37th Annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade

poniedziałek, września 22, 2014

Join us as we celebrate the amazing spirit and vision that created the Park District of Franklin Park 50 years ago! Gather your friends, family and neighbors to see colorful floats, marching bands, local Franklin Park schools, horses, antique cars, clowns, local businesses and civic organizations showcasing the heart of Franklin Park. The parade marches from the intersection of Grand Avenue and Scott Street, heads east on Grand, then north on 25th Avenue (Rose Street) and ends at North Park. This year we will host a float contest before the parade step off, and winners will win great prizes! So come out and join in the fun. Afterwards we head to the annual Pumpkin Fest at North Park, 10040 Addison. Contact the Park District at 847-455-2852 if you would like a parade float entry form. * Line-up location: Scott Street and Grand Avenue

The fun does not stop after the Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade. Continue celebrating at North Park with Pumpkin Fest! Here, you will find loads and loads of bright orange pumpkins just waiting to be painted and taken home! The afternoon is filled with family fun, including music, games and great food! Watch for more information in your local paper, or call the Park District at 847-455-2852. * Pumpkin Fest begins immediately following the Parade.

Sunday, October 5

Parade is from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Pumpkin Fest starts immediately following the parade.

Community Center Gymnasium Closed: 9/24-10/10

poniedziałek, września 22, 2014

The Community Center gymnasium will be closed Thursday, September 24-Friday, October 10 for maintenance. We apologize for this inconvenience.

Register for Programs Online!

niedziela, sierpnia 31, 2014

Enjoy the benefits of checking program availability, class descriptions and registering from home. It’s only a click away! Online registration will be available for most programs. Just follow the link on our website to find the program that’s right for you!

We’ve made it easy for you to begin. If you’ve provided your email address and previously participated in a program or had a membership with us, your account is already active! Follow the link on our website to complete the process. Once there, login at the top right corner and choose Forgot My Login Information. Your new login and password will be automatically emailed to you so you can begin, it’s that simple! If your active account did not include an email address, just give us a call at 847-455-2852 so we can get you started.

Never participated in a program at the Park District of Franklin Park or Franklin Park Ice Arena? Follow the link on our website and select Create New, fill out the form and your account will be active right away! If you’re a resident of the Park District, you will need to provide proof of residency in person before resident fees are available. Other registration options include in person, by fax or mail. For some of our team activities and rentals, online registration will not be available at this time.
 
Resident Pass Required for all In-District Residents
In order to receive the In-District rate for many programs, events, passes and entrance fees, Franklin Park residents (including all children) living north of Grand Avenue are required to obtain a Resident Pass prior to registration. Come to the Community Center at 9560 Franklin Avenue with a valid driver’s license or state ID and a current property tax or utility bill showing your name and address and a copy of each child’s birth certificate or guardian papers to receive your resident pass. The pass serves as proof of residency for any future registration and is good for one year. For more information, call 847-455-2852.

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Featured Parks and Facilities

Pool on Pacific
Book a Pool Party at the Pool on Pacific! Call 847-455-2852 for more information.

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.

James Park, 10600 James St
ADA Accessible, this park features outdoor basketball, picnic areas, a "Tot Lot" with playground equipment, and lots of outdoor, open space.

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.

Highlights of Upcoming Events

37th Annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade

N, paź 05, 2014 13:00 - 14:00

Come out and join us as we celebrate the 37th annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade. Gather your frie...

Pumpkin Fest

N, paź 05, 2014 14:00 - 16:00

The fun does not stop after the Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade. Continue celebrating at North Park wi...

Big Band Dance

N, paź 12, 2014 14:00 - 16:30

Dance all afternoon as the big band era comes alive at North Park!Couples, singles, families and fri...

Magic Class

Śr, paź 15, 2014 16:45 - 17:45

Children are guaranteed to have a great time as they learn fascinating tricks from the Magic Team of...

Teen Night

Pt, paź 24, 2014 19:00 - 21:00

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 11:50 pm CDT


Current Conditions:
Cloudy, 55 F

Forecast:
Tue - Partly Cloudy. High: 58 Low: 48
Wed - Mostly Sunny. High: 72 Low: 59
Thu - Thunderstorms. High: 78 Low: 59
Fri - PM Showers. High: 61 Low: 41
Sat - Partly Cloudy. High: 52 Low: 39

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