Downers Grove Park District • 2455 Warrenville Road • Downers Grove, IL 60515 • (630) 963-1304 •

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Special Events

Family Events

Family Events - REGISTER TODAY:

Thurs, Apr 17, 6:30 - 7:45 pm
Bunny Hop & Egg Hunt
Location: Lincoln Center
Age: 1 - 5 years old
Fee: $18-Residents; $26-Non-residents
Class#: 472000-01

Come out and play with your favorite Bunny! Make a craft, enjoy refreshments, party games and dancing. Don’t forget your camera for a photo with our furry friend! Finally, follow us to the gym where the Bunny has left plenty of colorful eggs for you to hunt. Be sure to bring a basket! Adults must accompany children.  KL

Thurs, Apr 17, 8:45pm
Flashlight Egg Hunt
Location: Fishel Park, 1036 Grove Street
Ages: 6 - 12 years old
Fee: $6-Resident; $9-Non-resident (before April 7); $9-Resident; $12-Non-resident
Class#: 472001-01
Caution – this is an egg hunt zone!! Grab your flashlights and head to Fishel Park where you’ll search for candy stuffed eggs under the moonlight. Participants with food allergies may be exposed to allergens. Register before the deadline and save. The hunt starts at 8:45 p.m. sharp, so arrive early! KL

Sat, Apr 26, 3:30pm
Adults Only! - 28th Annual Road Rally
Location: (various park districts)
Age: 18 years & up
Fee: $99 per member district; $119 non-residents
Class#: 472100-01

Looking for adventure? Grab your neighbors and friends to create a team of six adults per vehicle. You will get a map and bag of clues; you’ll need teamwork, logic and luck to stay on track. Some clues are helpful while others are designed to throw you off course. This exciting and somewhat physically challenging four-hour scavenger hunt on wheels will test your mind, body and teamwork, so put on your thinking caps and start your engines!  At the completion of the rally, teams meet for an awards presentation and socialize at a pizza dinner. This fun-filled event is coordinated with the Bolingbrook, Lisle, Naperville and Woodridge Park Districts. Space is limited. Registration deadline is April 16. KL

May 17, 9am-12pm
Kids Outdoor Flea Market

Age: 6 - 15 years
Min/Max: 20/20
R/NR: $14/$20
Location: Hummer Park

It's that time of year again, spring cleaning! Clean out those closets and sell your outgrown items for a profit! Picnic tables for merchandise and advertising are provided. An adult must accompany child through the entire event. Sign up today to sell your kids’ toys, sports equipment, games and more! This event is great for bargain hunters as well and is open to the public for shopping. There will be all kinds of hidden treasures to discover. KL

Sep 6, 9am-3pm
Outdoor Flea Market
Location: Hummer Park Min/Max: 50/100
All ages
$16/$24 per space
This popular outdoor market, which will feature a new layout this year, plays host to over 100 vendors – from crafts and antiques to baby clothes and collectibles. Vendor registration fees allow a 10’ x 10’ space on a first-come, first-served basis beginning May 19 for residents and June 2 for non-residents. Find a map of currently available spaces at the Lincoln Center. Detailed information is mailed to vendors two weeks prior to the event. Rain date is September 13. KL

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Each event offers potential sponsors a multitude of opportunities, Product exclusivity, logo placement, on-site promotions, signage, and more! Levels of available sponsorships vary, depending on size of event. Sponsors become “partners” with the Park District in an effort to increase the quality of each event. For more information on partnerships, click here.

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