Addison Park District – Winter Events

Storytime Train

Polar Express Storytime Train

Sun, Dec. 3, 2017

ALL 4 trains have sold out for this event. Please register in SEPT/OCT for 2018.

Experience the magic of the classic children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg when the Metra Train transformed with the season departs for the “North Pole.” Everyone will enjoy chocolate milk and cookies while listening to the story. Watch the joy on the children’s faces as we stop at the North Pole to pick up Santa Claus! Space is limited to those who truly believe in the spirit of Christmas. This holiday tradition is a favorite for many families and tickets sell quickly. Space fills up quickly so don’t wait!


Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017

He’s making a list and checking it twice – have breakfast with Santa to tell him that you’ve been nice! Children of all ages are invited to this holiday celebration at Community Rec Center featuring reindeer games and crafts with breakfast. Each child will have an opportunity to sit on Santa’s lap to share their wish list. Don’t forget to bring a camera to capture the moment. Tickets will not be available at the door – pre-registration is required.

“Drive-In” Side Movie

Drive-In Side Movie

Sun, Jan 8, 2017

Join us for an indoor drive-in movie at Centennial Rec Center. Bring a cardboard box to decorate and we will procide the supplies so that you can convert it into your dream car. Car designing will start at 2:00 p.m. and we will show the animated classic “Cars” (rated G) promptly at 3:00 p.m. Outside food and beverages are not allowed and concessions will be available for purchase.


Sun, Jan 15, 2017


Join us for this annual event in Community Park. Enjoy the snow and have fun participating in outdoor games including Snowshoe Races and Cardboard Sled Races. There will also be a marshmallow roasting station for s’mores.  Warm up inside Community Rec Center with some hot chocolate and food. We will have a cookie decorating station, family games in the gym and craft stations for the kids. Admission to the event is free; however some of the activities may have a small fee. This is a day for the whole family to enjoy!

Date Night

Daddy Daughter Date Night

Twist the night away with your dad! You’ll enjoy a festive evening at Centennial Rec Center which includes food, a photo booth and dancing with the DJ spinning your favorite tunes. Each family will receive a special gift and complimentary photo to remember this special occasion. Dress your best for this fun-filled night out!

Super Hero Night!

Mom and Son Super Hero Night

Moms and sons -Join us for a night full of Super Hero Action! We will have a variety of Superhero-themed games, music, food and perhaps even have a special superhero appearance. Join us at Centennial Rec Center. to celebrate your best superhero… Mom! Tickets will not be available at the door: register before March 1st for this event.