Addison Park District - Summer Events
PARK PRIDE - Saturday, May 13, 2017
It's time to roll up your sleeves and show your PARK PRIDE! Join hundreds of volunteers on Saturday, May 9 (9-11am) for a day spent preparing the parks for the season. All volunteers will be treated to an appreciation cookout in Community Park immediately following the event. The Spring RECYCLING EXTRAVAGANZA will be held once again in Community Park's parking lot from 9am - 12pm. This is a drive thru event so that you can drop off your wares at different stations.
MOVIE in the PARK - Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Bring your family and a blanket or lawn chairs to Community Park and enjoy the movie on the big screen under the stars. Admission to the movie is free and concessions such as popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase.
TOUCH-A-TRUCK and KIDS' TOYS & OUTDOOR GARAGE SALE - Sat., August 6, 2016
This is a great opportunity to sit in the driver’s seat of several big trucks, including a fire truck, police car, tractor, school bus and many others! The Kids Toys and Outdoor Garage Sale is at the same time and both events take place in Centennial Park.
BUILD a BOAT Contest
Saturday, August 6 @ Noon
Community Park outdoor pool
Design and build your own human-powered boat then compete in a 50-meter race against your friends! The winning team will receive half of the registration money and a trophy. The winning team is the one who makes it 50 meters the fastest or the farthest without sinking. All boats must be built prior to race-day (August 8). To register or for more information, call (630) 233-7275. This event is sponsored by Pinstripes of Oak Brook.
Hot Doggy Dash & Splash
Saturday, July 15, 2017
STARTS at 10am in Centennial Park
A Fun Run with Hotdogs at the Finish Line! (running with your pet is optional)
- 3K walk/run around Centennial Park
- Dog Splash party at end of race
- Pet adoption agencies will be onsite
- Hot dogs available for all who finish the race
- Prize for most creatively dressed dog and owner