Addison Park District – Winter Events

Storytime Train
Sun., Dec. 9 & Sun., Dec. 16

Experience the magic of the Polar Express, the classic children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg. The Polar Express comes to life when the train departs the Itasca Metra Station for a journey to the “North Pole.” Enjoy chocolate milk and cookies while listening to the magical story. Watch the joy on the children’s faces as we stop at the North Pole and pick Santa Claus up! Make this a family holiday tradition! Call today to make your reservations. Space is limited to those who truly believe in the spirit of Christmas!


Saturday, Dec. 15 | 9-10:00 a.m.

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.


Saturday, Jan 12, 2019

Join us for a day the whole family can enjoy. Snow or no snow, there will be plenty of activities for all to enjoy. Go outdoors and indulge in some s’mores, hop on the horse drawn wagon rides along the walking trail or race down the hill with your sled (weather dependent). Warm up inside with some hot chocolate or chili. While inside, enjoy one of our many activities such as a movie, carnival games, inflatables, cookie decorating station and more! Admission to the event is free; however some of the food and activities may have a small fee

Date Night
Friday, Feb 1, 2019

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!

Candy Cane Hunt
Friday, Dec 21, 2019

Participate in the Addison Park District’s inaugural Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt full of indoor crafts, cookies, hot cocoa, and an outdoor hunt for candy canes! Please dress for the weather and bring your own flashlight to find the hidden candy canes. Children must be accompanied by a parent.

Super Hero Night!
Friday, March 1, 2019

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! Ages 4-12 years. Tickets will not be available at the door: register before March 1st for this event.